Massive sinkhole swallows vintage Corvettes

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Corvette fans may want to look away. A massive sinkhole opened up beneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, swallowing eight of the cars on display.

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Nine dead, including 8 children, in Kentucky house fire

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A mother and eight children were killed when a fire tore through a Kentucky home on Thursday morning, authorities said.

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Kentucky woman ordained as priest by dissident Roman Catholics

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A dissident Roman Catholic group ordained a 70-year-old woman a priest in Louisville, Kentucky, during a ceremony attended by hundreds on Saturday.

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Ashley Judd passes on KY Senate run

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So much for what would have been 2014’s most-watched Senate contest.

Actress Ashley Judd, a Democrat,  announced on Wednesday that she will not mount a challenge to take on Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky.

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4.3-magnitude earthquake rattles eastern Kentucky

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A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck eight miles west of Whitesburg, Ky., early Saturday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

There were no immediate reports of damage in the eastern Kentucky area, but the quake was felt from Cincinnati, Ohio, to Atlanta, Ga., USGS geophysicist Paul Caruso in Denver told NBC News.

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