As Lexington Police promised there was heightened security among the crowds of several hundred fans on State Street Thursday after UK won the 'Sweet 16'. Police were in their riot gear and ready if celebrations got out of hand.
Construction on a bridge west of Salyersville that is part of the Mountain Parkway Expansion will require an extended road closure starting next week.
Doctors say an American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in a Sierra Leone treatment unit has improved to serious condition at the National Institutes of Health.
Cuba and the United States will debate human rights at a meeting in Washington on Tuesday in another sign of the thaw between the countries trying to re-establish normal diplomatic relations after a 50-year freeze.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich is calling on Hillary Rodham Clinton to support his effort to require a balanced federal budget.
There are indications that the co-pilot of the Germanwings aircraft that crashed into the French Alps Tuesday hid an illness from his employers, German prosecutors said.