DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

What is Today v3 300KENTUCKY (7/10/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•200 died when train derails & fell into a river in Canton, China 66 years ago.

•Willie Jones was hospitalized for heat stroke with record 46.5°C temp 33 years ago.

•Playboy published full frontal nude pictures of Madonna 28 years ago.

•Boris Yeltsin was sworn in as the 1st elected president of Russian Republic 12 years ago.

•British tabloid News of the World published its last edition after 168 years in the wake of a phone hacking scandal two years ago.

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