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Teen prankster started 'Louisville Purge' hoax: police

New York Daily News - 15 Aug 2014
Despite claims on social media, the “Louisville Purge” scheduled for Friday was a hoax. The rumor stemmed from a teen prankster who thought it would be funny to tweet about Kentucky authorities allowing crime to run rampant for one night only ...
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How to eat without sinning in 2018

Louisville Eccentric Observer - 03 Jan 2018
Happy New Year, everyone! Time for us all to purge ourselves of our bad eating and exercise habits and be healthful again for a couple of weeks. Join a gym. Buy a blender and start making smoothies with chia seeds and spinach. Swear off ranch dressing ...
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'Louisville Purge' takes toll

The Courier-Journal - 17 Aug 2014
What started as a hoax early last week ended up costing businesses money and stirred fear in many Louisville residents, as "Louisville Purge" mania swept over the city Friday night and early Saturday morning. "One lesson is that people really need to ...
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“Louisville's Purge”: A night of violence that never happened.

WDRB - 16 Aug 2014
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB)--- The good news is, the “Louisville purge” never happened. The bad news -- it caused a lot of panic for people in our community. Earlier this week on social media, a photo appeared that said “Louisvilles Purge” (yes, without the ...
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'Louisville Purge' Fails to Materialize, Student Confesses to Prank

People Magazine - 17 Aug 2014
A social media hoax parroting the plot of the horror film The Purge (and its recent sequel) failed to instigate the proposed crime spree of the films, reports Time.com. The films posit a future America where everyone in the country is allowed to commit ...
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'Death' for Louisville Basketball?

Inside Higher Ed - 02 Oct 2017
After the University of Louisville men's basketball team was linked to a widespread kickback scheme that federal officials have been investigating, as the U.S. attorney for New York revealed last week, the public pondered: Would the program, one of the ...
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Rain, 'Louisville Purge' hoax take toll on state fair revenue

Louisville Business First - 24 Oct 2014
And the so-called "Louisville Purge," which turned out to be a hoax started by a local teen, had a significant impact on fair attendance, according to Thomas Schifano, who chairs the board's finance and budget committee. The Purge hoax referenced a ...
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As cities purge Confederate symbols, fight rages on in Hollywood

Sun Sentinel - 21 Jun 2017
Battles over Confederate monuments sprang up in cities throughout the nation, including Mississippi, New Orleans, Baltimore and Louisville. In recent weeks, New Orleans removed four Confederate monuments from public landmarks, including statues of ...
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Cops: Killing spree suspect inspired by movie "The Purge"

CBS News - 02 Jun 2016
Detectives found a text message dated May 2 from Cruz saying "I Purge every night now." Cruz was already jailed since his May 16 arrest on felony charges from a restaurant confrontation with a teenage girl two days earlier. His public defender in that ...
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Young's firing sign of changing times at U of L | Tim Sullivan

The Courier-Journal - 07 Nov 2017
Tom Jurich stood by Rick Pitino when that meant he was sure to be splattered with mud. His support remained steadfast through two sex scandals – the first resulting from a tawdry liaison in a local restaurant; the second stemming from what the NCAA ...
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Clemson loss tests Petrino's '24-Hour Rule' | Tim Sullivan

The Courier-Journal - 22 Sep 2017
On first blush, the "24-Hour Rule" sounds like 24-karat rubbish. Obsessive coaches can order their players to stop dwelling on their successes and failures after one day of celebration or mourning, but such policies are no more easily enforced than are ...
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Year in Review: President Trump's First Year in Office

The Epoch Times - 28 Dec 2017
Ford workers at the assembly line at the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville, Ky., on Oct. 27. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images). The NAM Manufacturers' Outlook Survey, which registers manufacturers' judgment of the current economic climate, recorded ...
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Catcher Rene Rivera the latest to go in salary purge

Newsday - 19 Aug 2017
Mets' Rene Rivera runs the bases after his home run in the fifth inning against the Yankees Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Photo Credit: Mets' Rene Rivera runs the bases after his home run in the fifth inning against the Yankees Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. By ...

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