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Feb 13, 2014

Corvette Museum Sinkhole: Skydome Sinkhole Swallowed Eight Rare Cars

Corvette Museum Sinkhole
By in Automobile, Natural Disasters, United States, World No comments

Corvette Museum Sinkhole Credit: About 40 feet wide and 25 to 30 feet deep sinkhole swallowed eight rare cars at the National Corvette Musuem in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Wednesday morning. Reports said that six of the vintage and rare cars were owned by the museum and two were on loan from General Motors. […]

May 10, 2012

Nerlens Noel Subject of NCAA Inquiry?

Nerlens Noel
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Nerlens Noel Image Credit: Nerlens Noel, a top basketball recruit who has committed to play at Kentucky, has been a subject of an NCAA inquiry, several US news sites reported on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. According to a New York Times report on Tuesday, NCAA sent two members of its enforcement staff to Massachusetts […]

Apr 27, 2012

Godzillus Fossil: Ohio Man Discovers 150-pound fossil in Kentucky (Photo)

Godzillus fossil
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Godzillus fossil Image Credit: The Cincinnati Enquirer, Gary Landers A 150-pound Godzillus fossil, reportedly found by Ron Fine in northern Kentucky in 2011, is still being identified by experts. The 450-million-year-old fossil may be the largest fossil ever discovered in the Cincinnati region, according to reports by several international news sites on Wednesday, April 25, […]

May 6, 2011

New Corvette To Be Produced as GM Revamps Kentucky Factory

Chevrolet Corvette
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Chevrolet Corvette Image Credit: A new version of Chevrolet Corvette sports car will be produced as General Motors Co. (GM) revamps its Bowling Green, Kentucky factory, several automobile sites reported on Wednesday. Reports said that GM will invest $131 million to revamp the Kentucky plant so that it can be used to produce the […]

Apr 27, 2011

Larry Schmidt Coca-Cola Collection In Elizabethtown, Ky To Be Auctioned (Photo)

Coca-Cola Collection by Larry Schmidt
By in Lifestyle, United States, Weird, World No comments

Larry Schmidt, Coca-Cola Collection Image Credit: Ed Reinke/AP The largest Coca-Cola collection, owned by Larry Schmidt of Kentucky, will be up for sale in September 2011, according to reports by several international sites. The collection, ranging from the late 1800’s to mid-1970’s, is reportedly assessed by Schmidt to be over $10 million.┬áThe sale proceeds of […]

Apr 11, 2011

Ancient Shark Fossil Found In Kentucky Mine By Jay Wright

Ancient Shark Fossil Found In Kentucky Mine By Jay Wright
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Shark Fossil In Kentucky Mine Image Credit: A 300-million-year-old black shark jawbone fossil was discovered in February 24, 2011 by a miner in Webster County Coal’s Dotiki Mine in Central Kentucky, according to several international sites. Jay Wright, a 25-year-old miner, found the shark fossil deep in the mine while bolting a roof about […]

Jan 8, 2011

Aflockalypse: Massive Animal Deaths Now On Google Maps

Aflockalypse Google Map
By in Weird, World No comments

Aflockalypse, this is what international news sites call the recent massive deaths of animals all over the world.