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  • 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.

  • Sanders accepts Kentucky results, making Clinton the winner 
    Updated: May-26-16 3:27 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has accepted Kentucky's primary election results, moving front-runner Hillary Clinton one delegate closer to securing the nomination.

  • Appointment rescinded following Facebook slur 
    Updated: May-21-16 3:02 pm

    LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A Kentucky man's appointment to a new state Boxing and Wrestling Commission has been rescinded after a Facebook slur was aimed at Kentucky's chief justice.

  • Ousted chairman prevented from presiding at pension meeting 
    Updated: May-19-16 6:17 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The battle to control one of the country's worst-funded pension systems escalated on Thursday as Kentucky's Republican governor used state police officers to prevent the ousted chairman of the retirement system board from participating in a meeting.

  • Judge: Kentucky governor can cut college, university budgets 
    Updated: May-18-16 8:57 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's governor cannot take money from colleges and universities, but he can order them not to spend all of it, a state judge ruled Wednesday.

  • 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):

  • Clinton: People should stop listening to GOP "propaganda" story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-17-16 3:12 am

    HOPKINSVILLE, Kentucky - Hillary Clinton says it's "time people stopped listening to Republican propaganda."

  • 2 Kentucky governors, past and present, in acrid public feud 
    Updated: May-10-16 6:41 am

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's two most recent governors are feuding, but they can agree on one thing: the FBI is investigating.

  • Beshear criticizes Bevin, Obama for secret Medicaid talks 
    Updated: May-09-16 3:28 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Former Gov. Steve Beshear, who significantly expanded Kentucky's Medicaid program through executive order, blasted Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and President Barack Obama's administration on Monday for cutting "back room deals" as they negotiate a new program to replace the expansion.

  • Harmon announces review of Kentucky Horse Park 
    Updated: May-04-16 3:19 am

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - State Auditor Mike Harmon says his office will review operations and financial activities at the Kentucky Horse Park.

  • Ethics commission says it can't stop Bevin's inquiry 
    Updated: May-02-16 6:14 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The Executive Branch Ethics Commission says it cannot stop Republican Gov. Matt Bevin from investigating whether his Democratic predecessor violated state ethics laws.