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Bevin defends pension law in hard-hitting speech

Gov. Matt Bevin says Kentucky's counties cannot continue to afford rising pension obligations, and says they'll be "screwed" financially if the state's Supreme Court invalidates a new law making changes to the state's struggling pension systems.

Fire creates massive explosion at fireworks stand

A fire that is being ruled suspicious led to an explosion of fireworks in Madisonville, Kentucky. All of the fireworks exploded. It's being ruled as arson.