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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Jun 30 4:05 PM

    86° F
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    Wind:  South at 5 mph
    Pressure:  29.98 inches Falling
    Humidity:   42%
    Dewpoint:   61° F (16° C)
    Partly Cloudy In The Evening Then Becoming Mostly Cloudy. A 30 Percent Chance Of Showers And Thunderstorms. Lows Around 70. Southwest Winds Around 5 Mph.

    5 Day Forecast for PADUCAH, KY - Updated Jun 30 3:04 PM
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    Suicide by job: Farmers, lumberjacks, fisherman top list - AP 2 hours ago

        NEW YORK (AP) -- Farmers, lumberjacks and fishermen kill themselves most often, according to a large new study of workers in the U.S. that showed enormous differences of suicide rates across jobs....

    Teen charged in death of school superintendent in Robbinsville, N.J. - Yahoo 2 hours ago

        An 18-year-old girl has been charged in a crash that killed Robbinsville School Superintendent Dr. Steven Mayer in April.

    Matt Millen's bumbling and the 0-16 Lions can't overshadow Barry Sande... - CBS Sports 3 hours ago

        The Good, Bad and Ugly in Detroit, from Sanders' dominance to Millen's ineptitude

    Ex-Marine charged with rape, murder of woman on Okinawa - Fox News 2 hours ago

        Japanese prosecutors charged a U.S. military contractor Thursday with the murder and rape of a 20-year-old woman on Okinawa, a high-profile case that has renewed anti-American base sentiment on the southern Japanese island.

    John Cena's Crazy Plaid Suit -- Dope ... Or Nah? (VIDEO) - TMZ 3 hours ago

        John Cena's known to be a pretty stylish guy ... but did he push the envelope too damn far with this tight plaid purple suit??? The WWE superstar was walking through LAX -- and EVERYONE noticed him ... 'cause you can't really miss this…

    Entertainment News
    Disney Star Debby Ryan -- Pleads No Contest in DUI Case - TMZ 1 hour ago

        Disney Channel superstar Debby Ryan is walking away from her DUI arrest without a day of jail time, but she'll be on probation for 3 years ... TMZ has learned.  Debby pled no contest to reckless driving. In addition to the probation,…

    Prince Played on a Mobb Deep Track ... WHO KNEW? (VIDEO) - TMZ 1 hour ago

        Here's one to blow your mind -- Prince and Snoop Dogg together on the same song! It actually happened back in the '90s when Mobb Deep was recording "Thou Shall Not Kill." Prince was never supposed to be on the track, but strange things happen in…

    'Straight Outta Compton' Lawsuit Survives Because of One Implication A... - Hollywood Reporter 1 hour ago

        A federal judge rejects most of what Jerry Heller thought was defamatory — but not everything.read more

    'Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll' Season 2: TV Review - Hollywood Reporter 1 hour ago

        The FX comedy builds on nuanced character growth and takes on 'Hamilton' while rock dramas fail around it.read more

    O.J. Simpson -- Man Convicted In Missing Heisman Caper - TMZ 2 hours ago

        The man who contacted USC claiming he had the school's copy of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy has been sentenced in the missing Heisman caper ... and will NOT do any jail time.  The story is bizarre ... Lewis Starks had claimed he bartered for…

    Financial News
    U.S. opens investigation in Tesla after fatal crash in Autopilot mode - Reuters NEW!

        (Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Thursday it is opening a preliminary investigation into 25,000 Tesla Motors Model S cars after a driver of one of the vehicles was killed using the Autopilot mode.

    Obama signs Puerto Rico debt bill, but says still tough work ahead - Reuters NEW!

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law a relief plan passed by the Congress to help Puerto Rico address its $70 billion debt, but said more tough work was ahead to help the U.S. territory regain financial stability.

    U.S. opens investigation into fatal crash in Tesla - Reuters 1 hour ago

        (Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday it is opening a preliminary investigation into 25,000 Tesla Motors Model S cars after a fatal crash involving a vehicle using the "Autopilot" mode.

    House of Representatives reignites gun-control debate with planned vot... - Reuters 1 hour ago

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives, under mounting pressure to advance gun-control legislation, will vote next week on a measure to keep guns out of the hands of people on government terrorism watch lists.

    Nobel laureates urge Greenpeace to stop opposing GMOs - Reuters 1 hour ago

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 100 Nobel laureates called on the international environmental group Greenpeace on Thursday to end its opposition to genetically modified crops, saying there is a scientific consensus they are safe and can benefit society.

    Health News
    Suicide by job: Farmers, lumberjacks, fisherman top list - AP 2 hours ago

        NEW YORK (AP) -- Farmers, lumberjacks and fishermen kill themselves most often, according to a large new study of workers in the U.S. that showed enormous differences of suicide rates across jobs....

    Suicide rates highest in farmers, lumberjacks, fishermen - AP 3 hours ago

        NEW YORK (AP) -- In a study of suicide rates by occupation, the workers that killed themselves most often were farmers, lumberjacks and fishermen....

    Judge blocks Indiana genetic abnormality abortion law - AP 4 hours ago

        INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A federal judge blocked a new Indiana law Thursday that bans abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities....

    Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion law - AP 4 hours ago

        INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A federal judge blocked a new Indiana law Thursday that bans abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities....

    Laws encourage alternatives to prison for veterans with PTSD - AP 7 hours ago

        RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Defenders of a former Army sergeant in North Carolina say he truly believed he was protecting fellow soldiers from a Taliban bomber when he fired 24 rounds at police and firefighters responding to a fire in his apartment....

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    Your Weekend Forecast For Paducah, KY - Weather.com 16 hours ago

        Chance of Precipitation: Fri: % / Sat: % / Sun: %. For complete forecast details...

    Your 10-Day Forecast for Paducah, KY - Weather.com 16 hours ago

        Today: & High null°F / Low 59°F.--- Mon: Sunny & High 89°F / Low 63°F.--- Tue: Sunny & High 81°F / Low 56°F.--- Wed: & Beyond.... For more details?

    Current Weather Conditions In Paducah, KY - Weather.com 16 hours ago

        Clear, and 64 ° F. For more details?

    Science News
    Adélie penguin population in Antarctica threatened by climate change - EurekaAlert NEW!

        Climate change in Antarctica, cooling in some places and warming in others, is causing a dramatic shift in the population of AdĂ©lie penguins, according to a paper published online June 29 in Scientific Reports. Continued warming is expected to lead to population declines at approximately 30 percent of colonies by 2060 and 60 percent of colonies by 2099.

    In hot water: Climate change is affecting North American fish - EurekaAlert 1 hour ago

        Climate change is already affecting inland fish across North America -- including some fish that are popular with anglers. Scientists are seeing a variety of changes in how inland fish reproduce, grow and where they can live, according to four new studies published today in a special issue of Fisheries magazine.

    Jupiter on a bench - EurekaAlert 1 hour ago

        Earlier this year, in an experiment about five-feet long, Harvard University researchers say they observed evidence of the abrupt transition of hydrogen from liquid insulator to liquid metal. It is one of the first times such a transition has ever been observed in any experiment.

    Grade-school students teach a robot to help themselves learn geometry - EurekaAlert 1 hour ago

        NYU, ASU, and Carleton U. researchers create rTAG, a tangible learning environment that utilizes teachable agent framing, together with a physical robotic agent to get students away from the traditional computer monitor, keyboard, and mouse.

    New technology helps ID aggressive early breast cancer - EurekaAlert 2 hours ago

        Researchers at the University of Michigan developed a new technology that can identify aggressive forms of ductal carcinoma in situ, or stage 0 breast cancer, from non-aggressive varieties.

    Sports News
    Golf-McGirt sets early pace at Firestone - Yahoo Sports NEW!

        Four weeks after winning his first PGA Tour title, William McGirt continued to ride a red-hot putter as he surged into an early three-shot lead in Thursday's opening round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio. The 37-year-old American stole the limelight from some of the game's biggest names competing in the elite World Golf Championships event, firing a flawless six-under-par 64 on a breezy, sun-splashed day at Firestone Country Club. McGirt, who won the Memorial title earlier this month, sank two birdie putts from 30 feet, holed out from a bunker at the 15th and ended his round by draining a 46-footer for par from just off the 18th green.

    Daniel Cormier: Sparring Cain Velasquez tougher than fighting Jon Jone... - FOX Sports NEW!

        Daniel Cormier says his teammate Cain Velasquez is the best fighter he's ever faced and that includes his upcoming opponent Jon Jones.

    Phillies prospect loses right eye after freak training accident - FOX Sports NEW!

        Phillies prospect loses right eye after freak training accident

    Coastal Carolina defeats Arizona to win College World Series - FOX Sports NEW!

        It's the Chanticleers' first national championship ever.

    The big factor at Daytona could be the weather - FOX Sports NEW!

        Larry McReynolds has some thoughts about why the July Daytona race should move it's start tiime.

    Technology News
    DNC hacker Guccifer 2.0 denies Russian links and mocks security firms - PC World NEW!

        The hacker who claims to have breached the Democratic National Committee’s networks is trying to beat back accusations that he’s linked with the Russian government.The intrusion, which stole confidential files from the DNC, was his “personal project,” hacker Guccifer 2.0 said in a Thursday blog post.Security firms and the DNC may be trying to blame the attack on Russia, but “they can prove nothing!” Guccifer 2.0 added.“All I hear is blah-blah-blah, unfounded theories, and somebody’s estimates,” he wrote.Guccifer 2.0 appeared on the web just a day after the DNC revealed it had been hacked. To prove he was behind the breach, the hacker began posting the files he stole. This included opposition research on presidential candidate Donald Trump, along with donor lists and foreign policy files. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    23% off Segway miniPRO Personal Transporter, Now Shipping - Deal Alert... - PC World 1 hour ago

        Forget hoverboards. The Segway miniPRO is a smarter, stronger and safer personal transporter, UL 2272 Certified for the highest standards of electrical and fire safety requirements established by Underwriter Laboratories. The miniPRO has large air-filled tires suitable for almost any terrain. Its innovative knee bar makes steering easy and precise, and its powerful lithium-ion battery will take you up to 14 miles on a single charge at speeds of up to 10 miles per hour. Automatic head and tail-lights produce maximum visibility night or day, personalized from a spectrum of 16 million color variations. It comes with a full-featured app, available for iOS and Android, that lets you personalize your miniPRO, activate anti-theft features, control your miniPRO remotely, and much more. It's available to ship now, and its initial list price of $1,299 has been reduced for launch to $999. See or buy it now on Amazon.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Dell stops selling Android devices to focus on Windows - PC World 2 hours ago

        Dell has stopped selling Android devices as it steps away from slate-style tablets to focus on Windows 2-in-1 devices.The company isn’t refreshing the Venue line of Android tablets, and will no longer offer the Android-based Wyse Cloud Connect, a thumb-size computer that can turn a display into a PC. Other Android devices were discontinued some time ago.“The slate tablet market is over-saturated and is experiencing declining demand from consumers, so we’ve decided to discontinue the Android-based Venue tablet line,” a Dell spokesman said in an email.Though Dell has killed its Android devices, it made interesting products with the OS. One was the Venue 8 7000 tablet, which had an OLED screen and a 3D RealSense camera. Meanwhile, 2-in-1s can serve as both tablets and laptops.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Scientists give quantum computing a big boost with laser beams and mic... - PC World 2 hours ago

        One of the challenges on the way to realizing the benefits of quantum computing is finding a way to compactly assemble and then precisely control enough quantum bits to deliver on the technology’s enormous processing potential.Researchers at Penn State University said they’ve made a big advance.Quantum bits, or qubits, are the quantum equivalent of the bits used in traditional computing. While today’s bits typically represent data as 0s or 1s, qubits can be both 0 and 1 at the same time through a state known as superposition.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Google serves a 'Nougat' to fans of its Android software - AP 2 hours ago

        MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) -- Google is serving a new morsel for fans of its Android software: The next version has been dubbed "Nougat," extending Google's tradition of nicknaming each overhaul of Android after a sweet food....

    US News
    Cowboy who rode across NYC bridge abused his horses, police say - Fox News NEW!

        New York police have charged an 80-year-old man with animal cruelty after he gained fame riding horses around the country, saying he was a cowboy helping hungry children.

    Adnan Syed, subject of 'Serial' podcast, granted new trial in ex-girlf... - Fox News NEW!

        A Maryland man who convicted of murdering his high school girlfriend in a case that received international attention when it was featured on the popular podcast "Serial" was granted a new trial Thursday.

    4 charged in probe of gambling ring that had $1B in wagers - Fox News NEW!

        Authorities in New York City have cracked down on an internet gambling ring they say took in nearly a billion dollars in illegal wagers on pro football.

    U.S. opens investigation into fatal Tesla crash - Yahoo NEW!

        (Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday it is opening a preliminary investigation into 25,000 Tesla Motors Model S cars after a fatal crash involving a vehicle using the "Autopilot" mode. The agency said the crash came in a 2015 Model S operating with automated driving systems engaged, and "calls for an examination of the design and performance of any driving aids in use at the time of the crash." It is the first step before the agency could seek to order a recall if it believed the vehicles were unsafe.

    California probes oil refiners for gas price manipulation - Yahoo NEW!

        Shell, Tesoro Corp, Phillips 66, and Exxon Mobil and other major refiners are also under investigation, the Wall Street Journal first reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. California Attorney General Kamala Harris sent subpoenas to the companies in May requesting information on trading, maintenance and repair activities to determine if refiners in the state withheld supply to lift gasoline prices, the Journal said.

    World News
    UN approves seat shared by Italy and Netherlands - Fox News NEW!

        The United Nations General Assembly has approved a deal that will give a Security Council seat to Italy in 2017 and the Netherlands in 2018.

    Mexican woman gets birth certificate at 117, dies - Fox News NEW!

        A 117-year-old woman in Mexico City finally received her birth certificate, and died a few hours later.

    The Latest: Video in Turkey shows man being shot at airport - AP 1 hour ago

        ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The Latest on the attack on Istanbul's main international airport (all times local):...

    Indian official resigns amid outrage over selfie with alleged rape vic... - Fox News 1 hour ago

        A government official in the north Indian state of Rajasthan resigned Thursday after published photos of her taking a selfie with an alleged rape victim sparked outrage.

    Canada court overturns approval of Enbridge oil pipeline - Fox News 1 hour ago

        Canada's Federal Court of Appeal has overturned the previous government's controversial approval of a pipeline proposal that would bring oil to the Pacific Coast for shipment to Asia.

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