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  1. Former Legend Binford Named Royals Minor League Pitcher of the Year for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Right-hander Christian Binford, who pitched for the Lexington Legends in 2013, has been named the Kansas City Royals Minor League Pitcher of the Year for 2014. He started the season at advanced-A Wilmington and was promoted to double-A Northwest Arkansas before finishing the season at triple-A Omaha , where he started the final game in the triple-A championship series, won by Omaha.

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  2. 2nd Suspect Arrested In Lexington Home InvasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    On January 9, police were alerted to a robbery that occurred on Jennifer Road involving two subjects. Two men entered the home with semi-automatic weapons and demanded $1500.

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  3. Icy Roads Making Commutes Difficult In Eastern Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Icy roads are making for hazardous driving conditions in some parts of the state. Police are dealing with multiple accidents and highway closures in Eastern Kentucky.

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  4. Police: Mother Refused To Get Medical Attention For Daughter After Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police say a Bourbon County mother refused to act and get help for her daughter after she told her she had been sexually assaulted. According to a warrant, 34-year-old Florivet Villopondo didn't call the police or get medical help for her 9-year-old after the revelation of sexual abuse.

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  5. 1 Dead In I-71 CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Dispatchers said the crash involves at least one tractor-trailer and that one person was killed. Two medical helicopters were dispatched to the scene just before 9:45 a.m., but one was diverted a few minutes later.

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  6. Noon Weather Update, January 29Read the original story

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Showers have now pushed into far eastern Kentucky late Thursday morning. We're in for a brief break with some sunshine and warming temperatures out ahead of the cold front that will track through later today.

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  7. Lexington Man Sentenced For Identity Theft And Tax Fraud ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Lexington, Ky., man, who previously admitted to leading a conspiracy to use stolen identities to file false federal income tax returns, has been sentenced to 175 months in prison. Under federal law, Pierce will have to serve at least 85 percent of his prison sentence.

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  8. Semi Carrying Explosives Crashes In Mason Co, Road ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A semi carrying explosives ran off the road in Mason County, causing the road to be shut down as a precaution. State Police say it was around 8:30 a.m. when a semi on Springdale Road tried to make a turn but slid on black ice.

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  9. Weather UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    I'm tracking a round of showers just entering our western viewing area early Thursday morning. Since we're around freezing and could stay in the 30s as the precipitation starts you'll want to watch for a brief mix that could lead to slick roads before a push of milder air ensures nothing but cold rain showers later today.

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  10. Search For Missing Hardin County WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Hardin County deputies say Patty Helm, 63, was last seen leaving her home in Eastview around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Family members described Helm as mute and say she depends on a cane to walk.

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  11. Jefferson County High School Student Injured After Falling Out Of School BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Jefferson County high school student suffered severe injuries after she fell out of a moving school bus Tuesday afternoon. A Jefferson County Public Schools official said the girl was fighting with another female student when she fell into the bus stairwell, and then tumbled out of the moving vehicle.

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  12. Morehead St. Notches Third Straight Win At APSURead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Senior Karam Mashour registered a career-best 24 points, while senior Kareem Storey and junior Brent Arrington posted their first career double-doubles as Morehead State notched an 82-69 Ohio Valley Conference win over Austin Peay on Wednesday night at Aaron Arena. The Eagles, who have won three consecutive games , improve to 10-13 overall, 5-3 in league play and 6-7 on the road.

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  13. Skin Crawling News From Orkin ... Treatments For Bed Bugs Have RisenRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Seven cities made double digit jumps on Orkin's bed bug listings a including Lexington, where there was a reported 16 % jump. Darryl Isaacs, a Kentucky lawyer known as the "Heavy Hitter" and the "Kentucky Hammer" to television audiences who see his commercials, is recovering in a hospital after being hurt in a bicycle wreck.

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  14. Man Who Stabbed Boyfriend To Face Grand JuryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Grand Jury will take up the case of the Matthew Donaghy, the Lexington man accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death. Investigators say the 20-year-old stabbed Todd Schumacher several times on Jan. 18 at a house just off of Clays Mill Rd. Darryl Isaacs, a Kentucky lawyer known as the "Heavy Hitter" and the "Kentucky Hammer" to television audiences who see his commercials, is recovering in a hospital after being hurt in a bicycle wreck.

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  15. Angry Man's Service Canceled After He Confronts Garbage Man With GunRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Rumpke worker says that he didn't pick up some trash on the ground at a home on Gladman Way in Lexington. "I almost ran him over right here," said James Longmire.

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  16. From Downtown LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It's been a beautiful day today with an abundance of sunshine and seasonably cool temperatures in the upper 30's. It will begin to change tonight as clouds begin to increase ahead of the next Clipper diving at us from the northwest.

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  17. Morgan County Judge Executive Sentenced In Corruption CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A federal judge handed down a stiff sentence Tuesday for Morgan County's former judge-executive convicted of taking kickbacks for tornado reconstruction. Tim Conley will serve 7 years and 3 months behind bars.

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  18. Harrison County Teen Dies In CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Deputies in Pendleton County say a teenager is dead after a crash Monday afternoon. It happened on U.S. 27 just before 1 p.m. Deputies say 18-year-old Bradlee Beagle of Cynthiana was driving a 2008 Chevy pickup and swerved to avoid hitting the car in front of him.

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  19. Slick Roads Cause Dozens Of Accidents TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Wintry weather caused several accidents on the roads Tuesday morning. The snow and cold temperatures turned some of Lexington's side streets into sheets of ice.

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  20. Child Dies In Perry County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    State troopers say a child has died after a weekend car accident in Perry County. The crash happened just after 6:30 Sunday evening on Combs Road, near Perry County Central High School.

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