Suspect in Kentucky state trooper shooting is dead

Police said Ponder made contact with the driver he pulled over on Interstate 24 before the vehicle took off, prompting a chase that ended when the suspect abruptly stopped and Ponder’s police cruiser hit the back of his vehicle.

US stocks: Dow futures drop by more than 200 points

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Permanent Fund Dividend is $2072

The payout surpasses the $2,000 mark for only the second time in the fund’s more than 30-year history, and is nearly 200 dollars more than last year’s $1,884 dividend. But the industry’s woes won’t affect how much the state’s oil investment account pays out to Alaskans, even though the government has been scrambling to pay […]