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EDITOR'S NOTE: Kentucky will take part in Wednesday's nationwide observance with a Workers First Caravan in Louisville. The procession will start at 3 p.m. at Teamsters Local 89 hall, 3813 Taylor Blvd. Vehicles will caravan uptown Mitch McConnell's office at 601 W. Broadway, Room 630, thus "reminding him that the commonwealth’s working families are watching, and asking him to take action," said Liles Taylor, Kentucky State AFL-CIO political coordinator.

By GREG SARGENT

White House image-makers often strive to create iconic moments for presidents, but sometimes history refuses to cooperate. George W. Bush’s “Mission Accomplished” speech on an aircraft carrier, for instance, ultimately came to enshrine his propagandizing about a needless war that spiraled into the greatest U.S. foreign policy disaster in recent times.

By JESSE SPECTOR

Rex Chapman was a fun player in the NBA, an energetic shooting guard who could knock down threes or find teammates for open looks, while also snagging some rebounds and collecting his share of steals — a little bit of everything.

By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1369

Cinderella's fairy godmother famously warned her to exit the ball before midnight when her fancy carriage would turn back into a pumpkin.

Okay, your car or truck won't poof into a pumpkin at midnight tonight. But at 11:59 p.m., your time, you'll lose your chance to apply online for an absentee mail in ballot for the June 23 primary.