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Tennessee is among the least innovative states in the U.S.

These are the 10 least innovative states in the U.S.

States like California and New York are often seen as epicenters for technological innovation, while states in the middle of the U.S. can be ignored.
Jerome Kunkel and his father, Bill Kunkel

A Kentucky teen who refused the chickenpox vaccine is suing after being barred from attending school

An unvaccinated Kentucky teen sued his local health department after the agency banned students without the chicken pox vaccine from attending school.
Mark Lee Pierce and Jessica Woodworth

An Olive Garden waitress wrote a Facebook post about serving a baby covered in ‘black and blue’ bruises. The baby’s parents were lat...

Mark Lee Pierce, 33, and Jessica Woodwork, 36, from Pulaski, Illinois, were arrested on child abuse charges on Sunday.
A Kentucky man caught this rare 20-pound koi in a private pond.

A man in Kentucky caught a 20-pound ‘goldfish’ in a pond using a biscuit for bait

Fisherman Hunter Anderson believes he caught a 20-pound goldfish in Kentucky pond over the weekend. An expert says it's more likely a koi.
Ty'rell Pounds, left, and Skylar Williams, right, were found dead after a police chase in Kentucky on Monday.

An Ohio State University student and the suspect in her disappearance are dead after a car chase in Kentucky that ended with gunfire

Skylar Williams, 20, was reported kidnapped from Mansfield, Ohio on Monday. She was killed along with the suspect in her abduction that afternoon.

A Kentucky sheriff suspended law enforcement due to a lack of funding: ‘Lock your doors, load your guns’

In a message on Facebook, Martin County Sheriff John Kirk told residents that he couldn't give them the help they need.

The Kentucky governor criticized schools for closing down during the polar vortex: ‘We’re getting soft’

This week, parts of the US will be as cold as Antartica, but Kentucky governor Matt Bevin doesn't think schools should be closed.
Savannah Spurlock has been missing since January 4.

A 22-year-old Kentucky mother has been missing for nearly a month after she was last seen leaving a bar with 3 men

Savannah Spurlock, 22, was last seen leaving The Other Bar in Lexington, Kentucky on January 4. She hasn't been seen since.
Members of the Black Hebrew Israelites demonstrate outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., November 13, 2018.

Here’s what to know about the Black Hebrew Israelites, the group of protesters that has shot to the center of the Covington Catholic controversy...

The group's members are known for aggressively preaching in public, and the Southern Poverty Law Center has scrutinized some factions as a hate group.
A student from Covington Catholic High School, since identified as Nick Sandmann, stands in front of Native American Vietnam veteran Nathan Phillips in Washington, DC, on Friday. Sandmann and his schoolmates were criticized for this footage.

A Kentucky PR firm was reportedly behind high schooler Nick Sandmann’s statement on his viral confrontation with a Native American protester

RunSwitch PR was reportedly behind the statement from Nick Sandmann, who said he was compelled to speak out to "correct misinformation."