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Trump Chides McMaster For Saying Evidence Of Russian Interference 'Incontrovertible'

Updated at 9 a.m. ET Sunday President Trump chided his national security adviser on Sunday, tweeting H.R. McMaster "forgot to say that the results of the 2016 election were not impacted or changed by the Russians." McMaster said on Saturday that it is now "incontrovertible" Russia interfered in the 2016 election. McMaster, who spoke a day after a federal grand jury indicted more than a dozen Russians in connection with the interference, was addressing an international audience at the Munich...

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Chief of staff John Kelly on Friday called for an overhaul of White House security clearance standards, following criticism that a top aide was allowed to remain on the job despite allegations of domestic abuse.

The new rules come in the wake of Rob Porters' departure last week after reports that he had abused his two former wives. Porter was working as the White House staff secretary on an interim security clearance.

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The teenager accused of opening fire on classmates at Marshall County High School will be tried as an adult on felony charges of murder and assault.

Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County‎ via Facebook

A collaboration that pairs beer and history hopes to gain interest in a new program series in Hopkinsville.

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The Ohio Valley’s numbers on the opioid crisis are grim, especially so in West Virginia, which has the nation’s highest rate of overdose deaths.

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  A 15-year-old male Christian County High School student is being charged with 2nd Degree Terroristic Threatening after making jokes that he would“bring a gun and shoot up the school.”

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This week in Frankfort, the debate over gun control flared up again after a mass shooting at a school in Florida. Lawmakers have proposed a handful of bills to deal with guns this legislative session, but most of them expand where guns can be carried. 

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Health insurer Anthem will start paying for some emergency room visits that they deem “non-emergencies” following pushback from ER doctors and patients.

The Commerce Department on Friday recommended setting strict new limits on imported steel and aluminum, saying action is needed to shore up U.S. industries vital to national security.

The recommendations, made after a 10-month investigation, are based on a seldom-used statute that aims to protect critical defense-related businesses.

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  The FBI says that someone called into its tipline to report concerns about Nikolas Cruz, who has told police he killed 17 people in a Florida high school this week – but that the bureau failed to follow protocols to assess the threat.

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A federal grand jury has indicted 13 Russians and three Russian entities in connection with the attack on the 2016 presidential election.

The defendants are "accused of violating U.S. criminal laws in order to interfere with U.S. elections and political processes," according to a statement from the special counsel's office. The indictment charges them with "conspiracy to defraud the United States, three defendants with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and bank fraud, and five defendants with aggravated identity theft."

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Painful Lessons: Using Data On Overdose Deaths To Combat Opioid Crisis

The Ohio Valley’s numbers on the opioid crisis are grim, especially so in West Virginia, which has the nation’s highest rate of overdose deaths.

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