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Man pleads guilty to killing three family members

Prosecutors say Edward Siddens pleaded guilty to avoid a possible death sentence.

Amy McGrath staff unionizes

A week after winning the democratic primary for U.S. Senate in Kentucky, Amy McGrath has announced her campaign staffers are unionizing.

Man hit and killed crossing I-65 in Simpson County

The victim's name wasn't immediately released.

Victim identified in Hardin County house explosion

53-year old Kelly Zilisch was killed in an explosion in a house last week believed to have been caused by homemade fireworks, according to investigators.

In wake of pandemic, colleges get flexibility deciding student readiness

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ/CPE Public Affairs) – The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) is allowing greater flexibility for the 2020-21 academic year in how...

Federal student aid application decline still has state worried

Numbers slowly catching up as state makes push.

Taylor, others honored with murals in Louisville, Annapolis

Murals honor effort to overcome racial inequality, police reform

UPDATE: Detective involved in deadly shooting identified

A detective involved in a deadly officer-involved shooting works for the McCracken County Sheriff's Office, according to KSP.

Rescue on Salt River early Sunday morning

Boaters were warned to stay off the river this holiday weekend due to increased danger.

5 years since Bardstown mom Crystal Rogers went missing

A mother of five, Crystal Rogers, went missing on July 3, 2015 and her family five years later is still pleading for answers.

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McConnell uses a Democrat’s quote in first attack ad of general election

The ad features criticisms from newspapers of McConnell's opponent during the June Primary.
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New program encourages hiring people with criminal records, Lexington restaurant already on it

A new program is encouraging businesses to hire people with a criminal record, but for one Lexington restaurant, that’s nothing new.

McConnell: Congress working on funding to get children back in class

Senator Mitch McConnell says he knows it will be expensive to get children back in the classroom this fall amidst the pandemic.