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Oct 23, 2014 7:21 PM

LEX 18 Investigates: Questionable Hiring

The Lexington Fire Department is admitting that a firefighter accused of critically injuring a man after hitting him with his car outside a Chevy Chase Bar was initially flagged as "do-not-hire." Fire Chief Keith Jackson took full responsibility for hiring Jarad McCargo, even though McCargo had been given a... Read Story

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Sep 8, 2014 6:29 PM

LEX 18 Investigates: Unprotected Gas Lines

The Public Service Commission will be conducting a separate investigation of the Fairfield Inn blast that happened Sunday evening, when a car hit an unprotected gas line causing an explosion that leveled the hotel . LEX 18 Investigates has discovered that the laws protecting you from a similar accident... Read Story

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Aug 27, 2014 5:11 AM

LEX 18 Investigates: Cassidy Twins Double Life

It appears that the elderly twins charged with child pornography and sexual abuse were leading a double life. An August 2011 video shows Jack and Jerry Cassidy singing at Bryan Station Baptist church. The 76-year-olds were reportedly loyal church goers and visited nursing homes around Lexington to spread the... Read Story

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Aug 20, 2014 7:26 PM

LEX 18 Investigates: Former UK Professor Fraudulently Took Hundreds Of Thousands, Audits Say

A former University of Kentucky mining professor engaged in fraudulent invoicing, theft of UK property and improper research compensation, costing the university hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to audits released by UK Wednesday morning. The most serious of the allegations is that Dr. Dongping "Daniel" Tao allegedly paid... Read Story