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Toyota tells Georgetown plant it needs to cut costs or else, media reports say

Toyota, the Japanese-based automobile manufacturer, has told the workers at its Georgetown plant to cut costs or face an uncertain future, according to Bloomberg News. In an internal video obtained by Bloomberg News, Wil James, president of the Toyota plant in Georgetown, tells plant workers there


Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Lexington shooting

A 19-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting on Georgetown Street in Lexington on Friday night, according to police. Police believe two people may have been shooting at each other when the victim was injured, and it's possible the victim fired shots, police Lt. Jackie Newman s

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-25 01:35:00

NTSB releases preliminary report on deadly Barren County plane crash

BARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a plane crash in Barren County that killed four people earlier this month, but the cause of that crash is still under investigation. However, the NTSB says the pilot did not possess an instru

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 16:43:00

Official: Woman stabbed multiple times in Knox County

KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman is in the hospital after a stabbing in Knox County. Dispatchers say it happened just before 11 Thursday night on Ruggles Street in Barbourville. WKYT is told that the woman was flown to Lexington with multiple stab wounds. The extent of the woman's injuries are unkn

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 14:48:00

'For a lot of people, the bookmobile is their library'

Kentucky Justice Secretary John Tilley announced on Nov. 16, 2017, that the state will move inmates to a private prison because of overcrowding in state prisons and county jails. Watchdog Would a tax on tombstones be a hardship for grieving families? Blake Shouse, manager of Shelbyville Monume

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Police: Clerk stages robbery to steal money for Christmas presents

KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT)- A southern Kentucky woman is behind bars after police say she staged a robbery at a gas station she worked at to steal some money for Christmas. Friday morning, Knox County deputies were called to A and B Quick Stop for reports of a robbery in progress. Upon arrival Deputy,

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 18:45:00

Teenager in critical condition after Lexington shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police say a 19-year-old man is in critical condition after a shooting Friday night in Lexington. It happened around 6 p.m., starting on Glen Arvin Ave. near Georgetown Street, police said. Officers say the teen was in a car when he was shot. Police are still tryi

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-25 05:44:00

Preliminary report on sexual harassment allegations halted

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT)- Details about state lawmakers and alleged sexual harassment scandals will have to wait after house democrats are demanding another investigative body should look into the scandal. House Democrats are asking for the investigation to be handed over to the legislative ethics com

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 22:51:00

Dreamers protest at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK - The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade got political Thursday as a group of protesters broke through barriers and sat in the middle of the parade route. The protesters wore shirts in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The "Dreamers," named after the proposed DREAM

WPXI - 2017-11-23 20:50:00

Plan all your holiday events around Centre County with this guide

Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital newspaper and more. SUBSCRIBE NOW Crafting clay ornaments, 2-5 p.m., The Makery, 209 Calder Way State College. themakerypa.com. Sampling Saturday: Holiday Cheeses & Italian Pizzelles, 2-4 p.m., Tait Farm Foods, 179 Tait Roa

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-24 16:47:00

Report: N. Korea replaces border guards following defection

This combination of images made from Nov. 13, 2017, surveillance video released by the United Nations Command shows a North Korean soldier running from a jeep and then shot by North Korean soldiers in Panmunjom, North Korea, before collapsing across the border in South Korea. A North Korean soldier

DERRICK - 2017-11-24 09:13:12

Here's how local communities are gearing up for Small Business Saturday

Black Friday has a stranglehold on holiday shoppers, but its grip has been slightly loosened by Small Business Saturday for several years. American Express, which launched SBS in 2010, estimated that the United States hit a record high of 72 percent of consumers aware of the initiative to shop small

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-24 19:08:00

OPCW chief: 'Unfortunate' that Syria probe's mandate blocked

Updated: Nov 24, 2017 - 7:16 AMTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The head of the international chemical weapons watchdog says that Russia's veto of United Nations Security Council resolutions to extend the mandate of an investigation team that lays blame for chemical attacks in Syria "creates a gap whi

WPXI - 2017-11-24 12:16:52

Wildlife officers: Mild weather, abundant food boost deer herd

Anecdotal evidence - such as conversations with farmers, recent mild winters and availability of food sources - led at least two local Pennsylvania Game Commission representatives to think there has probably been a slight increase in the regional deer population. "It's just based on observation and

TRIBDEM.COM - 2017-11-25 03:36:00

Grindstone McDonald's debuts new look

The McDonald's restaurant at 102 Roberts Road, Grindstone, on Friday debuted a remodeled store featuring multiple service and payment options. The completely renovated restaurant, which has an expanded dining room, now features new digital self-order kiosks; table service; new payment options inclu

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-11-25 07:00:00

Senior Ukraine separatist: Rebel chief has resigned

MINSK, Belarus (AP) - A senior separatist official in eastern Ukraine on Friday announced the resignation of the beleaguered rebel chief in an apparent palace coup, ending a four-day showdown between rivaling factions. Leonid Pasechnik, state security minister of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's

WPXI - 2017-11-24 20:53:46

Bridgewater man named chair of Somerset Health Care Foundation board

Paul D. Hubert of Bridgewater has been named chairman of Somerset Health Care Foundation, which supports Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. He previously held the position of vice chairman. Hubert is Global Market Manager for the Eastern Region of Citi

NJ.COM - 2017-11-24 16:19:31

This is N.J.'s deadliest road for pedestrians -- and the people trying to make it safer

A 17-year-old high school student. A 37-year-old man with disabilities. A father of two. A mother of three. All are among two dozen killed while crossing or walking along Route 130 in the past five years. The highway runs from Pennsville Township in Salem County all the way to North Brunswick Townsh

NJ.COM - 2017-11-24 12:00:48

JCC holds annual Prom for Adults with Special Needs

Some 300 attended the JCC's fourth annual Prom for Adults with Special Needs held Nov. 18 at the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum JCC in Bridgewater. The evening included dinner and dancing and was enjoyed by all those who attended. The JCC hosts social activities throughout the year for adults with specia

NJ.COM - 2017-11-24 16:14:05

Commuter group denied latest one-seat ride request for Raritan Valley Rail line

Photo by Brian Trusdell MANHATTAN BOUND - An eastbound train on NJ Transit's Raritan Valley Line pulls into the Garwood train station. Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Chairman Peter Palmer recently said a one-seat ride into Manhattan on the route is unlikely in the near future. UNION COUNTY, NJ - The

UNIONNEWSDAILY.COM - 2017-11-24 17:16:57