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Kentucky Outlook

Kentucky Outlook

Kentucky Outlook goes beyond the thirty-second sound bite to give a story the time it deserves. Hosted by Emmy Award winner Barbara Deeb, Kentucky Outlook offers compelling and informative insight into issues that affect us all.

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For Kelley Paul Presidential Politics Is Personal

For months, almost since he got elected as Kentucky's junior senator, Rand Paul has been in the national news headlines as one of the original leaders of the Tea Party for his views on the American...

Republicans File FEC Complaint About Grimes' Bus in Kentucky Senate Race

 Update: 5:43 p.m. 
The Democratic Party has filed a complaint with the Senate ethics committee.
Democrats claim that soon after Mitch McConnell had breakfast with a top airline execu...

No Change in Campbellsville Firefighters' Conditions After Mishap

Two Campbellsville firefighters are still hospitalized a day after they were shocked by a power line while helping out with an "ice bucket challenge."

A hospital spokesman says Campbellsville Fire C...

Three Owensboro Residents Arrested in Drug-Selling Conspiracy

Three Owensboro residents are charged in a conspiracy to steal pain killers and anti-anxiety medication from a local pharmacy. 

Investigators believe more than 50,000 pills were stolen from Don...

Princeton, Indiana Toyota Plant To Add 300 New Workers

A southwestern Indiana city celebrated an announcement Friday morning, that promises to bring 300 new jobs to town.

Toyota says it will add 70,000 square feet to its production facility that produce...