- Kentucky's new Medicaid likely to not include premiums Updated: May-27-16 7:23 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The more than 400,000 people who received health insurance from Kentucky's expanded Medicaid program will likely not have to pay monthly premiums under Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's reforms, but they could have reduced benefits, the state's Medicaid commissioner said Friday.
- Kentucky governor says he will join transgender lawsuit Updated: May-27-16 5:10 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's Republican governor said Friday that he will join a lawsuit challenging a federal order to allow students to use the bathroom corresponding to their gender identity, jumping ahead of the state's Democratic attorney general and underscoring how the issue is driving a wedge between politicians in several states.
- 4 Warfield fire trucks repossessed; Police investigating Updated: May-27-16 11:27 am
WARFIELD, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police are investigating the Warfield Volunteer Fire Department in Martin County after four fire trucks were repossessed.
- University of Kentucky to lay off up to 75 people Updated: May-26-16 5:36 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - The University of Kentucky says it will lay off up to 75 people as part of a reorganization plan to cut $6 million in spending.
- Graves County deputy unloading gun shoots teen Updated: May-26-16 12:04 pm
HICKORY, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police say a teenager in western Kentucky was accidentally shot by her stepfather, a Graves County deputy sheriff.
- Police investigating child death, fire in eastern Kentucky Updated: May-25-16 7:16 pm
BOONEVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police are investigating a fire and death of a 5year-old girl in eastern Kentucky.
- Kentucky State Police: Man dies after falling from tower Updated: May-25-16 12:17 pm
WEST LIBERTY, Kentucky - A man has died after falling from a cellular tower in Kentucky.
- Beshear asks Supreme Court to hear college funding case Updated: May-24-16 2:09 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has asked the Supreme Court to decide whether Gov. Matt Bevin has the authority to cut college and university budgets without the approval of the state legislature.
- Attorney general: UK violated Kentucky's open records law Updated: May-24-16 12:45 pm
- 65 cadets report for Kentucky State Police training Updated: May-22-16 4:08 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Sixty-five cadets have reported for Kentucky State Police training.
- Former lawmaker, longtime horseman Fred Bradley dies Updated: May-21-16 2:00 pm
Fred Bradley, a former Kentucky lawmaker and longtime thoroughbred breeder whose stakes winners included champion female sprinter Groupie Doll, has died. He was 85.
- At NRA meeting, Paul urges elimination of gun free zones Updated: May-20-16 5:09 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Days after securing a re-election match-up with a wealthy Kentucky Democrat, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul declared his support for allowing guns in every school, movie theater and supermarket in America in a speech to the National Rifle Association.
- Man shot, killed after threatening troopers in Kentucky Updated: May-20-16 5:22 am
FISTY, Kentucky - A man has been shot and killed by Kentucky State Troopers after they say he threatened them with a gun.
- Kentucky looking at hops as potential crop Updated: May-20-16 1:02 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is turning attention to the potential of growing hops in the bluegrass state.
- 4 officers who died last year to be honored at ceremony Updated: May-19-16 12:39 am
RICHMOND, Kentucky - Kentucky will honor four law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty last year during an annual law enforcement memorial ceremony at the state's Department of Criminal Justice Training.
- The Latest: Clinton declares victory in Kentucky primary Updated: May-17-16 11:09 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The Latest on the Kentucky primary election in which voters are casting ballots on a slate of local, state and federal races including the Democratic presidential primary (all times local):
- 2 longtime lawmakers unseated in Kentucky primary Updated: May-17-16 10:58 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Longtime state lawmakers Tom Riner and Ron Crimm were unseated by primary election challengers Tuesday as Democrats and Republicans set their slates for the next round of their political slugfest for control of the Kentucky House of Representatives.
- Comer wins GOP nomination in Ky's 1st Congressional District Updated: May-17-16 9:42 pm
TOMPKINSVILLE, Kentucky - After losing the Republican nomination for governor by 83 votes last year, James Comer went home. On Tuesday, his neighbors sent him back to politics.
- Woman whose body was found in Ohio River is identified Updated: May-13-16 3:14 pm
OWENSBORO, Kentucky - Officials say a woman whose body was found in the Ohio River a day after two other bodies were recovered has been identified.
- Full slates of legislative candidates to be set Tuesday Updated: May-13-16 12:28 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Democrat Cluster Howard won by the slimmest of margins in 2014, ousting a freshman Republican House member by a mere 14 votes. Now Republicans are aiming to make him a one-and-done lawmaker in their ongoing quest to consolidate power in Kentucky's Capitol.
- 4 Republicans vying for seat in Kentucky's 1st district Updated: May-12-16 4:54 pm
HENDERSON, Kentucky - Three men with accents and flashlights cut a hole in a chain-link fence to sneak into the country while Mike Pape, a Republican candidate for Congress, watches from the shadows.
- The Latest: Bevin calls Stumbo's lawsuit a 'charade' Updated: May-11-16 4:39 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The Latest on Democratic Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo's lawsuit against Republican Gov. Matt Bevin (all times local):
- Grimes predicts 20 percent turnout for Kentucky primaries Updated: May-11-16 1:31 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's top election official says she expects 20 percent of Kentucky's more than 3.2 million registered voters to cast ballots in Tuesday's primary elections.
- Police charge 2 in connection to home burglary, blaze Updated: May-11-16 12:12 pm
NICHOLASVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police say two people have been charged in connection to a home burglary and arson that occurred in Madison County.
- Stumbo to discuss 'new litigation' on Wednesday Updated: May-11-16 12:06 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The Democratic speaker of the Kentucky House of Representatives has called a news conference to discuss "new litigation," his spokesman said.