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Louisville police prepare for "The Purge"

WKRC TV Cincinnati - 14 Aug 2014
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WLKY) -- St. Xavier High School postponed Friday's football scrimmage due to recent rumors of a violent outbreak inspired by the movie "The Purge." St. X's assistant principal said Simon Kenton requested the schedule change.
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Clown Cruel

snopes.com - 14 Oct 2016
Cyclical purge rumors are inspired by the Purge series of horror films and their premise of an annual night where all crime is legal. Outside of the movies, our usual collection of criminal activities (including murder) remains illegal, rendering the ...
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Cops: Killing spree suspect inspired by movie "The Purge"

CBS News - 02 Jun 2016
In August 2014, a high school student's hoax tweet about an impending "Louisville Purge," in which the Kentucky city would be overtaken by crime, kicked off a social media storm and prompted schools and other organizations to cancel events. No such ...
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Louisville police: Teenager started 'Purge' rumors

WKYT - 16 Aug 2014
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - Louisville Police say they're now investigating a teenager accused of starting "Purge" rumors in the city. Police also say they did not see a higher crime rate around Louisville Friday night. They did, however, receive a high ...
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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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RYAN: New Albany attempting to purge itself of the poor

Evening News and Tribune - 07 Apr 2017
On Monday, April 24th, the New Albany Housing Authority will vote on a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the City of New Albany. It is a path to purge the city of poor people by tearing down over 600 units of public housing and then giving ...
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OTEP releases powerful statement on anti-LGBT purge in Chechnya

Alternative Press - 10 May 2017
Activist Otep Shamaya, the namesake behind top-charting group OTEP, has released a powerful statement concerning an anti-LGBT purge inside the country of Chechnya. This comes after the band's music video for “Equal Rights Equal Lefts” premiered at ...
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'Murder' prank disturbs shoppers outside Walmart

WSAZ-TV - 04 Jul 2016
ASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) - Dozens of people may have thought they witnessed two execution-style murders at the Walmart in Ashland, Kentucky. Thankfully, it was only a prank. No one was hurt. But most people who heard about it don't think it's funny ...
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Kentucky lawyer pleads guilty in massive disability scheme

WTOP - 24 Mar 2017
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A flamboyant Kentucky lawyer who billed himself as “Mr. Social Security” pleaded guilty Friday for his role in what prosecutors portrayed as a long-running scheme to defraud the government of nearly $600 million in federal ...
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Video of upset shopper's racist tirade in JCPenney goes viral

fox4kc.com - 21 Dec 2016
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Video of a woman standing in line at a Kentucky-area JCPenney and yelling racial slurs at a Spanish-speaking woman who was adding a last-minute transaction has gone viral. In a video posted on Facebook Tuesday, an elderly woman ...
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Sinister clown sightings threaten New Albany man's business

WDRB - 27 Sep 2016
Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites have been littered with bizarre sightings of sinister clowns stirring up trouble in several states including Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina and Pennsylvania ...
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Rain, 'Louisville Purge' hoax take toll on state fair revenue

Louisville Business First - 24 Oct 2014
The 2014 Kentucky State Fair's revenue came in below budget as "uncontrollable" factors took a toll on attendance and spending, according to Kentucky State Fair Board officials. A financial report on this year's state fair, held Aug. 14 to 24, was ...

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