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Dajcor Aluminum to locate first U.S. operation near Hazard

Dajcor Aluminum plans to create up to 265 full-time jobs in Perry County.

Vice President Pence talks trade during stop in Lexington

Vice President Mike Pence was in Lexington on Friday promoting the United States-Mexico-Canada trade accord (USMCA).

Canada closes airspace to Boeing 737 Max 8

Canada's transport minister says the country is closing air space to the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jetliner that killed 157 people.

Trump picks Kentucky native as nominee for UN post

President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada and Kentucky native, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Pot activist complains about new Canada law

A long-time cannabis advocate says the legalization of recreational marijuana in Canada is a remarkable step forward, but many flaws remain in the law.

Canada to address past pot possession cases

The point person for the Canadian government's legalization of pot says Canadians will know soon what will happen with previous criminal convictions for pot possession.

Feds approve importation of pot drug for tremor study

In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies.

Jury reaches verdicts in Marine murder trial

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The verdict is in for two men accused of killing a United States Marine. Quincinio Canada was found not guilty in...

Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

The Canadian government aims to better protect Canada's youth and hopes to draw money away from organized crime.

Trump renews trade criticisms of Mexico, Canada

The president says, "We have to change our ways. We can no longer be the stupid country."

Trump takes more swipes at Canada after arrival in Singapore

President Donald Trump took more swipes at Canada and its prime minister over trade issues as he settled in for a summit with North Korea in Singapore, contending that “Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade if it is not Reciprocal.”

Cookware maker plans to build its first US plant in Kentucky

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A cookware manufacturer based in Canada says it will build its first U.S. plant in Kentucky. The Bowling Green Daily...

Kentucky group to attend trade, business trip in Canada

Kentucky Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton is taking a group to attend the Aero Montreal Aerospace Innovation Forum 2018.

Neigh-sayers welcome at this pet-friendly Kentucky motel

A Canadian horse has had the opportunity to watch television for the first time at a pet-friendly Kentucky motel.

Senate confirms Craft as US ambassador to Canada

The U.S. Senate has confirmed Kentucky native Kelly Knight Craft as the next ambassador to Canada.

‘Godfather of Grass’ pleads not guilty in federal court

A 73-year-old drug suspect known as the "Godfather of Grass" has made his first appearance in federal court in Louisville since his December arrest in Canada after eight years on the run.

Phoenix rises to the top at Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

Jessica Phoenix and Don Good's Pavarotti sit atop the standings after the first day of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event in Lexington.

Nicholasville girl on target to get to Dwarf Games in Canada

Ten-year-old Johanna Dismuke from Nicholasville was born with a type of dwarfism, which means her arms and legs are shorter than average.

Man known as Godfather of Grass back in US; pot charges loom

A man known as the Godfather of Grass has been deported from Canada and will be held in a Vermont prison pending his return to Kentucky to face federal marijuana charges.

UPDATE: ‘Godfather of Grass’ to Return to U.S. to Face Charges

The Lexington Herald-Leader is reporting that John Robert "Johnny" Boone, known as the "Godfather of Grass" will be brought back to the United States to face federal drug charges.

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KSP probe complete, still point to McAtee shooting first: State

U.S. Attorney asks no more release of info for now.

Attorney General Daniel Cameron married Friday

It was a small, private outdoor ceremony in Louisville.

Ashland celebrates suffrage with special tours in August

100th anniversary of women's suffrage is Aug. 18

UPDATE: Pine Ridge woman killed, several injured in freak I-64 accident

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate