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Printed newspapers are coming under attack across a number of fronts: Weak economic conditions have affected circulation and advertising revenue in many developed countries, newspaper circulation
One of England’s premier newspapers The Independent reported on Monday that British police had uncovered evidence that former Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s email account may have been hacked by private investigators hired by big name newspapers.
A former bank executive, who says he wanted to expose tax evasion by some of the world's richest and most famous people, has handed over two CDs worth of documents to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange for publication on the controversial website.
By John Walsh Where better to talk books than amid the historic beauties of Blenheim Palace? John Walsh introduces the luminaries lined up for next weekend's Independent Woodstock Literary Festival Literary festivals are seldom held in grand surroundings.
By Kenneth Hart, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. Aug. 6--COVINGTON -- Lawrence County's former public housing director will spend five months in a federal prison for embezzlement. Judge David L. Bunning sentenced Pauletta G. McNabb on Friday in U.S. District Court in Covington.
By Tim Preston, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. Aug. 4--ARGILLITE -- A weekend retreat at Greenbo Lake may have a lasting impact for those living along waterways leading to the Ohio River.
By Mike James, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. Jul. 31--LLOYD -- Teachers and staff at Greenup County schools watch through the years as students grow from timid kindergartners to self-assured seniors, ready to meet the world.
By Mike James, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. Jul. 30--RUSSELL -- Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital Chief Executive Officer Mark Gordon is leaving for a new position, the hospital announced Tuesday.
By Tim Preston, The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky. Jul. 22--GRAYSON -- Building on six successful years of sales, this year's Route 60 Yard Sale in Carter County will be expanded to two days.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.