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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Jul 27 5:35 PM

    76 F
    (24 C)
    Wind:  West at 9 mph
    Pressure:  29.89 inches (steady)
    Humidity:   91%
    Dewpoint:   73 F (22 C)
    Notes:  Fog
    Showers And Thunderstorms Likely. Lows In The Lower 70s. Southeast Winds 5 Mph. Chance Of Precipitation 70 Percent.

    5 Day Forecast for PADUCAH, KY - Updated Jul 27 3:04 PM
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    Manslaughter charge tossed for Florida sheriff's deputy in shooting de... - Yahoo 2 hours ago

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    Regional News
    Paducah, KY - Weather.com 8 hours ago

        Today: Partly Cloudy & High 90°F / Low 69°F.--- Mon: Partly Cloudy & High 91°F / Low 70°F.--- Tue: Partly Cloudy & High 91°F / Low 73°F.--- Wed: & Beyond....

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    Science News
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    Sports News
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        Apple announced on Wednesday that the company has sold 1 billion iPhones. That’s a huge milestone, but its timing is strangely awkward. Tim Cook told employees in Cupertino that the billionth iPhone was sold last week, but this announcement comes just one day after Apple’s Q3 2016 saw disappointing iPhone sales, declining to 40.4 million units sold, from 47.5 million in the year-ago quarter.“Last week we passed another major milestone when we sold the billionth iPhone,” Cook said in a press release. “We never set out to make the most, but we’ve always set out to make the best products that make a difference. Thank you to everyone at Apple for helping change the world every day.”To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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        KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Children and Families' continuing struggles to adequately oversee private foster care contractors is putting children in the system at risk, according to a state audit of the agency released Wednesday.

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