Democrats rail against economy-for-the-rich in first debate

Democrats are unified in their deep desire to beat President Donald Trump but divided on what kind of candidate is best positioned to do so.
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  13-year-old school bully punches N.J. mother, knocks her unconscious, family says

Prosecutors charged the suspect with one count each of aggravated assault and simple assault, and he was released to his parents.


Damage to Highlands store raises questions

Indiana girl contracts flesh-eating bacteria on vacation in Florida

Kentucky man pleads guilty to posing as woman to get boys’ photos

Hiker rescued after fall in Jessamine Creek Gorge

School bus stolen and ditched in Clay County

The bus was found around 6 a.m. Wednesday in a ditch.
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  AP FACT CHECK: Dems’ missteps on climate, wages in debate

A look at some of their statements and how they compare with the facts:

Busy Bardstown Road intersection reopens after serious motorcycle crash

Lawmaker proposing legislation to crack down on service dog misuse

Simmons College announces new board chairman

  Beshear and Edelen display democratic unity in race for governor

With the temperatures rising, it’s important to remember to protect your pets in the hot weather

  Money axed from city’s Violence Interrupters program to keep other priorities afloat

  JCPS considering tax increase for facility needs

  Pass the Cash: Company follows through with air conditioning gift to cancer-stricken Highview firefighter

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Target, eBay announce sales to compete with Amazon’s Prime Day

Both companies announced promotions for July 15, the same day Amazon’s annual event begins.


Florida lands Virginia Tech grad transfer Blackshear

Report: 30th horse dies at Santa Anita

A 30th horse has died at Santa Anita on the last weekend of racing before the Southern California track closes for the season.


Elizabethtown man accused of attempting to murder family using hatchet

  City, developers seek input on project aimed at making stretch of River Road more appealing

Man who pleaded to involvement in 3 murders as a teen wants shock probation

Centerstone opens addiction treatment facility in Shelby Park

Police, fire officials compete in ‘Battle of the Badges’ for blood donations

Donations also help save lives in a different way than they’re used to.
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New software glitch found in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet

A new software problem has been found in the troubled Boeing 737 Max that could push the plane’s nose down automatically, and fixing the flaw is almost certain to further delay the plane’s return to flying after two deadly crashes.

Danville toddler recovering after accidentally shooting himself

  Officer, motorcyclist involved in crash in Beechmont neighborhood

  Camp Quality offers week of relief for cancer patients, survivors

2nd man charged in kidnapping, torture case