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- A longtime citizen activist who has helped usher a plan for destroying the chemical weapons stored in Kentucky is in Europe this week to help explore solutions to Syria's chemical weapons stockpile.
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- Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky was one of two political leaders who received the Crime Fighter Award from the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network on Wednesday.
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- Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is warning that school districts will have to cut up to 2,000 teachers and teaching assistants if lawmakers don't restore school funding cuts.
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- Mexico's nuclear safety director says that a missing radioactive cobalt-60 has been found near where the stolen truck transporting the material was abandoned in central Mexico state.
Russian Diplos Accused of Scamming Medicaid of $1.5M For the last decade, FBI agents in New York say four dozen Russian diplomats and their spouses have fraudulently been using Medicaid to cover the costs of pregnancy and child birth, costing American taxpayers $1.5 million.
Heisman Hopeful Jameis Winston Won't Be Charged TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Nearly one year after Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was accused of rape by a female FSU student, the state attorney has decided not to charge the Heisman Trophy favorite. Thursday's decision clears the way for him to finish the season with the No. 1 Seminoles. Willie Meggs, the state attorney for the Second Judicial Circuit, formally announced the move during a news conference Thursday at the Leon County Courthouse. Winston had faced felony charges after being accused of sexually assaulting the woman at an off-campus apartment on Dec. 7, 2012. "We've carefully examined all the evidence in this case and have concluded that no charges will be brought against anyone in this case," Meggs said. Meggs and his office have been investigating the case for the past three weeks, and they interviewed the accuser about two weeks ago. Last month, ESPN.com reported that DNA found in the woman's underwear matched Winston's...