Bowling Green, Ky – Kentucky Senator Rand Paul wants to know how two Iraqi men arrested on terrorism charges got into the US. The two Iraqis had been living in Bowling Green when they were arrested and charged with trying to send weapons and funds to Al-Qaida in Iraq. Kevin Willis reports.
Bowling Green, KY – Bowling Green's John Edmonds has had a long and varied career, and is an important part of the regional gospel music scene. WKU Folk Studies graduate student Rachel Hopkin produced this preview of her upcoming radio documentary about this internationally-recognized musician.
Bowling Green, Ky – The Public Life Foundation in Owensboro is funding an in-depth analysis of the Owensboro-Daviess County area. Its an update of a 1991 Citistates Group report on the area, but primary researcher Keith Schneider says the new document will be "data rich" and will examine a variety of factors, including education and health services. Dan Modlin has more on the story...
Bowling Green, KY – Federal authorities say Waad Ramadan Alwan and Mohaned Shareef Hammadi were arrested in Bowling Green on May 25th. Alwan had allegedly been involved in the manufacture of IEDs in Iraq and had distributed information on how to make the explosive devices. Hammadi is charged with trying to provide material support to Al Qaeda in Iraq and trying to export Stinger missiles.
Bowling Green, Ky – Two Iraqis have been indicted in Kentucky on federal terrorism charges, including allegations that they provided support to Al-Qaeda in Iraq and conspired to transport Stinger missiles overseas. Thirty-year-old Waad Ramadan Alwan and 23-year-old Mohanad Shareef Hammadi, both former residents of Iraq who currently live in Bowling Green, were charged in a 23-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Bowling Green. Dan Modlin has this report.