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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “That ’70s Show” actor Danny Masterson, charged with raping three women, made his first appearance Friday in a Los Angeles courtroom, where his attorney declared his innocence and denounced the charges against him as “politicized.”

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TUESDAYMcCracken County Public Library, Virtual Story Time, 10 a.m., Online at http://facebook.com/mclibdotnet/.

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The Agenda is a listing of government meetings today.

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LONDON (AP) — Military jets flew over central London and a memorial service was held at Westminster Abbey on Sunday to mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, a major air campaign against Nazi Germany during World War II.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “That ’70s Show” actor Danny Masterson, charged with raping three women, made his first appearance Friday in a Los Angeles courtroom, where his attorney declared his innocence and denounced the charges against him as “politicized.”

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PARIS (AP) — With precision and boundless energy, a team of carpenters used medieval techniques to raise up — by hand — a three-ton oak truss Saturday in front of Notre Dame Cathedral, a replica of the wooden structures that were consumed in the landmark's devastating April 2019 fire that al…

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NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has approved a request from a group of U.S. WeChat users to delay looming federal government restrictions that could effectively make the popular app nearly impossible to use.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Biden on Sunday slammed President Donald Trump and leading Senate Republicans for trying to jam through a replacement for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and urged more senators to stand with a pair of GOP colleagues who oppose the election-season rush.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Sure, there were the RBG bobbleheads, the Halloween getups, the lace collars, the workout videos. The “I dissent” T-shirts, the refrigerator magnets, the onesies for babies or costumes for cats. And yes, the face masks, with slogans like: “You can’t spell TRUTH without RUTH.”

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Schitt's Creek,” the little Canadian show about a fish-out-of-water family, made history at Sunday's Emmy Awards with a comedy awards sweep, something even TV greats including “Frasier” and “Modern Family” failed to achieve.

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PRINCETON — Ruby Ingram, 72, of Princeton, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 at Princeton Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are with Morgan’s Funeral Home.

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From Sept. 9-16, 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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Blythe CPAs & Advisors, a Paducah-based financial firm, announced the following promotions:

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The four members of the McCracken County Fiscal Court agree that county employees in several key departments need a raise — they just disagree on the best way to pay for it.

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Walmart, Amazon and other corporate giants donated money to the reelection campaign of a Tennessee state lawmaker who had used social media to amplify and promote the QAnon conspiracy theory, according to an Associated Press review of campaign finance records and the candidate’s posts.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Mourners dropped off bouquets and gathered outside the Supreme Court early Saturday in quiet tribute to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Homemade cardboard signs and a collection of flowers blanketed the court's grounds.

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A late spring frost, a devastating drought and labor troubles wrought by the coronavirus pandemic conspired to make 2020 a difficult year for the wild blueberry producers who harvest the fruit in the nation's northeastern corner.

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The Paducah-McCracken County NAACP branch plans to host a Paducah mayoral candidate forum next week, as the Nov. 3 general election grows nearer.

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An inaccurate headline in Friday’s Sun suggests that Livingston County resident Jackie Doom went to trial in the December 2018 deaths of January Stone, Robert Belt Jr. and Johnny Mallory. Doom pleaded guilty on Aug. 19 to three counts of murder and was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday.

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The McCracken County Public Schools board voted unanimously Thursday to keep the district’s tax rate steady, which has been the same since 2018.

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MURRAY — Murray State University invites Racer alumni all over the globe to celebrate Homecoming throughout the week of Oct. 26-31. From Tent City to campus tours and trivia to wine tasting and more, the Murray State Office of Alumni Relations — in collaboration with the Student Activities B…

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A Livingston County man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday, in regards to a triple murder case where two men and a woman were shot to death in late 2018.

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Four west Kentucky local governments — Calloway County and the cities of Cadiz, Fulton and Mayfield — will receive approximately $1.5 million of the nearly $15 million in reimbursements from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act for 22 governments announced Thursday b…

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Kentucky House Speaker David Osborne visited Paducah on Thursday, touring the Paducah Innovation Hub alongside area representatives Steven Rudy and Randy Bridges, as well as Speaker Pro Tem David Meade.

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This month is the perfect time to patch, re-seed or start a new lawn for spring. Small bald areas are easy to renovate; even re-seeding can be a relatively small task.

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LEDBETTER — Tuesday, Sept. 15. Markets totaled 655 head. Compared to last week: slaughter cows, $2 lower; slaughter bulls, $2 lower; feeder steers, unevenly steady; feeder heifers, steady to $5 lower.

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A family of young girls strolls along the Greenway Trail through Stuart Nelson Park Wednesday evening on their way to go fishing.

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BENTON — Marshall County Sheriff Eddie McGuire hosted a public forum at Benton City Park last week to discuss the ongoing radio issues experienced by first responders and apparent lack of urgency shown by the county’s fiscal court to address them.

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Jennifer Frazier, director of Murray State-Paducah Regional Campus, voiced excitement Wednesday for its increased course enrollment, as she shared campus information and updates with local Rotarians.

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With two weeks left in National Recovery Month, the Sun spoke with an area resident about her experiences with Narcotics Anonymous, how she found hope and why she thinks more people should get involved in its 12-step program.

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The Agenda is a listing of government meetings today.

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TODAYMcCracken County Public Library, Virtual Toddler Storytime with Miss Alaysia, 10 a.m., http://facebook.com/mclibdotnet/ or call 270-442-2510 for more information.

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The Paducah-McCracken County Riverport Authority and the Eddyville Riverport and Industrial Development Authority are two of five riverports Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear recently announced would receive $450,000 total in grants for critical repairs and equipment.

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The Paducah Area Community Reuse Organization approved grant requests from Ballard and Marshall counties Wednesday, in its ongoing effort to support job creation in the region.

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PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Sally lumbered ashore near the Florida-Alabama line Wednesday with 105 mph (165 kph) winds and rain measured in feet, not inches, swamping homes and forcing the rescue of hundreds of people as it pushed inland for what could be a slow and disastrous drenching…

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Justin Silvera came off the fire lines in Northern California after a grueling 36 straight days battling wildfires and evacuating residents ahead of the flames. Before that, he and his crew had worked for 20 days, followed by a three-day break.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has charged five Chinese citizens with hacks targeting more than 100 companies and institutions in the United States and abroad, including social media and video game companies as well as universities and telecommunications providers, officials said W…

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Mark Donham works on a drypoint print Wednesday morning by etching a glass plate and rubbing ink into the etching to create an image before pressing the plate onto paper. Donham, a Brookport, Ill., resident, enjoys creating prints at Broken Stone Press in Lower Town Paducah, the studio of lo…

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The city of Paducah’s bridge rehabilitation on South 24th Street is nearing completion, as a group of workers labored Tuesday to install asphalt for the project.