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the morning cram [women…can’t live without ’em edition]

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As Rick Santorum climbs in the polls, can he attract the vote of one of the largest voting groups in the nation (women)?

NPR reports even if Santorum can win the nomination, one of the greatest obtacles in his path to the White House is a struggle shared by many GOP candidates, appealing to women.

Some awoke to the rumble of an earthquake this morning.

Kentucky~ United Way made its goal. The Amish buggy standoff could soon end. Stumbo is pushing his UPIKE bill among much distraction. A woman pleads guilty to charges after hitting her toddler over the head and leaving him on an interstate.

morning cram [eject edition]

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US military officials say an Air Force fighter jet crashed in Libya but was not shot down.

NPR reports both crew members are alive.

KENTUCKY~ Paducah’s population has thinned. The EPA has cleaned up a semi-truck wreck-caused chemical spill. A Wickliffe woman will compete on CMT’s Next Superstar (see below). Learn to fight mine fires @ Madisonville Community College. There’s a Hopkinsville-based effort to support Japan. School admins will learn how to save energy this week. The House passes a Medicaid budget bill. Gov Beshear will pick up his state plane tab.

TENNESSEE~ Some 100 people are displaced after a Clarksville apartment complex burns down.

ILLINOIS~ Gambling resumes in Metropolis this morning.