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The Trump administration is proposing new rules to guide future federal regulation of artificial intelligence used in medicine, transportation and other industries.

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NEW YORK -- An anti-robocalls measure signed into law Monday by President Donald Trump should help reduce the torrent of unwanted calls promising lower interest rates or pretending to be the IRS, though it won't make all such calls disappear.

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MEXICO CITY -- For centuries, Mexico City residents brought warm tortillas home in reusable cloths or woven straw baskets, and toted others foods in conical rolls of paper, "ayate" mesh or net bags, or even string bundles.

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NORTH HAVEN, Conn. -- Guess who's getting used to working with robots in their everyday lives? The very same warehouse workers once predicted to be losing their jobs to mechanical replacements.

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McCracken County public school teachers April Griggs and Jennifer Shidal are among 3,381 new national board-certified teachers, according to the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. They join the 4,786 teachers who successfully renewed their certification this year. There are …

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WASHINGTON -- U.S. sales of newly built homes increased 1.3% in November from the prior month, a sign that low mortgage rates are pushing up purchases as well as prices.

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SAN FRANCISCO -- A new cafe culture is brewing in the San Francisco area, where a growing number of coffee houses are banishing paper to-go cups and replacing them with everything from glass jars to rental mugs and BYO cup policies.

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Mindy Cartwright (A.R.R.T.) (R)(M)(CT), has been named breast navigator for Baptist Health Paducah. Cartwright has worked as a mammography technologist at Baptist Health Paducah for 16 years, with 25 total years of experience in mammography. She is registered by the American Registry for Rad…

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Your expenses don't end when your paychecks do, but creating a reliable income stream in retirement can be tricky. The right choices can result in sustainable income for the rest of your life. The wrong choices could leave you uncomfortably short of cash.

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To calculate a restaurant server's tip, double the first number on the bill. A $62.47 tab gets a $12 tip. If the bill is more than $100, double the first two digits.

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NEW YORK -- The new year brings new overtime rules for employers including small businesses and in turn, a pay raise for an estimated 1.3 million workers.

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WASHINGTON -- Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods fell by the largest amount in six months, led by a large decrease in orders for defense aircraft and parts. A closely watched category that tracks business investment ticked up 0.1%.

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Library clerk at McCracken County Public Library

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Chief marketing officer, EZ Portable Buildings, 3.5 years

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Investment portfolio manager, U.S. Bank

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Director of residential mortgage services, Paducah Bank

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Vice president of business development, KeeFORCE

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Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce Power in Partnership Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 9, Julian Carroll Convention Center. This month's sponsor is the PaducahMcCracken Joint Sewer Agency. The program is the annual "state of the city/county" with Mayor Brandi Harless and Judge-Executive …

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Commercial relationship manager, vice president, Paducah Bank

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Nurse anesthetist, Total Anesthesia Solutions, Mayfield

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Leslie Heath was presented with the Joe. C. Marshall Distinguished Service Award at the November Paducah Board of Realtors luncheon. She has been a Realtor since 1998, serving on numerous local committees and as board president in 2008. She also served the National Association of Realtors as…

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NEW YORK -- There are lots of bargains online during the holidays, but also plenty of ways to get scammed, even at established outlets like Amazon.

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Police departments around the U.S. are asking citizens to trust them to use facial recognition software as another handy tool in their crime-fighting toolbox. But some lawmakers -- and even some technology giants -- are hitting the brakes.

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As Boeing prepares to shutter much of a huge factory near Seattle that builds the grounded 737 Max jet, the economic hit is reverberating across the United States in places such as Wichita, Kansas, Stamford, Connecticut, and Cincinnati.

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From Dec 11-18, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):

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DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. is adding 3,000 jobs at two factories in the Detroit area and investing $1.45 billion to build new pickup trucks, SUVs, and electric and autonomous vehicles.

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WASHINGTON -- U.S. productivity fell in the summer, the first decline in nearly four years, underscoring the struggles companies are facing in boosting worker efficiency.

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The average interest rate for traditional savings accounts today hovers around 0.09% -- but consumers can earn 10 to 20 times more interest on their money by giving high-yield options a shot.

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Ashley Adkins, a Paducah Tilghman High School faculty member, has earned her national board certification in social studies-history from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. Adkins joins three fellow faculty at PTHS who have earned their national board certification. She t…

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BEIJING -- Looking for a new car, Yang Zhibo considered an electric but balked at prices that are thousands of dollars higher after Beijing wound down multibillion-dollar subsidies that made China the biggest market for the technology.

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WASHINGTON -- U.S. wholesale prices were unchanged in November as the rise in energy costs slowed following a big gain in the previous month.

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From Dec. 4-11, the Kentucky Career Centers added the below job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):

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NEW YORK -- The email looked legitimate, so Danielle Radin clicked on the link it contained, expecting to have her products included in a holiday gift guide.

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The end of the calendar year can be an exciting time for new-car buyers. Many vehicles have been redesigned and are packed with the latest technology. However, the outgoing models are still on dealer lots and likely to be discounted steeply by automakers and dealers looking to meet year-end …

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WASHINGTON -- Growth in the U.S. service sector slowed in November with service companies complaining about higher tariffs from various trade battles and the inability to find enough qualified workers.

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Growing unease about waste has some Americans rethinking wrapping paper.

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BOSTON -- The first cargo-carrying robot marketed directly to consumers is on sale this holiday season. But how many people are ready to ditch their second car to buy a two-wheeled rover that can follow them around like a dog?

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WASHINGTON -- Consumer confidence declined slightly for a fourth consecutive month, but it remains elevated with the holiday shopping season.

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CARVER, Mass. -- Plummeting cranberry prices and the country's ongoing trade wars have America's cranberry industry eyeing a possible new savior: solar power.

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WASHINGTON -- Sales of new homes dipped slightly in October compared with September but remain well above levels of a year ago, with lower mortgage rates helping spur a rebound in purchases.

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WASHINGTON -- Big, destructive hurricanes are hitting the U.S. three times more frequently than they did a century ago, according to a new study.

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The average person owns a vehicle for about six and a half years. When it's time to buy a new one, chances are there's a lot of new technology to catch up on. Even in the short span of a three-year lease, tech features and creature comforts evolve fast. It can be difficult to keep track of a…

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Over the last few months, this column has examined the top threats in 2019, according to the 2019 cyber threatscape report, including geopolitical actors, evolving cybercriminals, ransomware, supply chain threats, and cloud vulnerabilities. This month we are focusing on the threat from your …

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Timothy Story, of Benton, was recently honored with the "Unsung Hero" award by senior managers of Mediacom in a ceremony at the company's regional operations center in Moline, Ill. Story was recognized for his work as a warehouse associate. He has been with the company for one year.

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Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce Power in Partnership Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, Julian Carroll Convention Center. This month's sponsor is US Bank and the featured speaker is Ashli Watts, president/CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. Cost: $15 members, $25 non-members. RSVP…