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A white man charged with killing two black shoppers at a Kentucky grocery store pleaded not guilty on Friday the victims' relatives looked on.

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A Kentucky man says he was protecting his family when he confronted the man charged in the Louisville-area Kroger shooting.

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A white man with a history of violence and mental illness was recorded on surveillance video apparently trying to get inside a predominantly black church in Kentucky before he went to a grocery store and fatally shot two African-Americans, police said.

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The man who police say shot and killed two people at the Jeffersontown Kroger on Wednesday has been identified as 51-year-old Gregory Bush.

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A food processing facility in Murray associated with a national supermarket chain is expanding in Murray and city officials have agreed to help. 

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Kroger Stores announced a recall on Private Selection Smoked Gouda Slices for locations all over the country.  The cheese is said to be possibly contaminated with listeria and could cause severe illness for those who pregnant or those who have a weak immune system. Kroger stated a that a full refund will be given on the cheese. 

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On Saturday, the winner of the Kentucky Derby will be presented with a beautifully-ornate wreath of roses traditionally known as the Garland of Roses. For the last 28 years, the Garland project has been constructed by a team of florists at the Kroger Company, and Carol Besler has been there for every one of those 28 years. 

Kroger is recalling spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states due to possible Listeria contamination.

The Fresh Selections Tender Spinach was sold in 10-ounze packages and had a "best if used by" date of Sept. 16. The grocer said Wednesday that if customers did buy the recalled product, they should return it to stores for a full refund or replacement.

No More Pink Slime at Kroger

Mar 23, 2012
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The grocery chain Kroger will no longer sell the type of ground beef containing what's recently been called “pink slime.”

It's a filler made up of fatty bits of meat that are left over from other cuts. In the industry, it's called “lean, finely textured beef.” It's treated with ammonia and meets food safety standards, but has recently been cited as an unappetizing example of over-industrialized food production.