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Republicans put teachers again at center stage with tweet

Political debate heats up ahead of November.

Politics of masks heats up in the Legislature

Senators attend hearing not wearing masks.

Political war of words heats up over coronavirus orders

Democrats cal out judges' partisan history.

Booker reaches out to unite Democrats against McConnell

Charles Booker portrayed Mitch McConnell as “our common enemy” in the struggle against generational poverty and structural racism.

Democrat flips District 26 state senate seat

Seat covers parts of Jefferson, Oldham counties

Booker-McGrath race tightens heading into Tuesday primary

Some polls show a late surge by a long-shot candidate could make the Democratic Primary for U.S. Senate a close race.

Democrats delve into Louisville unrest during Senate forum

The forum featured Amy McGrath, Charles Booker and Mike Broihier

Democratic Senate hopefuls stake out health care positions

Several U.S. Senate Democratic hopefuls have staked out health care positions at a forum.

Warren ends Presidential bid

Senator says she won't yet make an endorsement.

State lawmaker accused of using racial slurs in social media posts

Kentucky Democrats are calling out a Republican state senator for using racial slurs in social media posts.

Democrats seek more details on what led Trump strike on Iran

Democrats say the classified briefing Wednesday was short on details and left them guessing about the president's next steps in the Mideast.

Senate impeachment trial at a stand-still over disagreements

Republican and Democratic leaders are at odds over the format of the Senate impeachment trial and whether witnesses should be called.

In historic moment, first woman will lead Kentucky House Democrats

Rep. Joni Jenkins has been selected as the Kentucky House Democrats' top-ranking leader.

McConnell rejects call for new witnesses in Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON D.C. (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting the Democratic push for fresh impeachment testimony against President Donald Trump. He's also appealing...

Wall going up between GOP, Democrats in Frankfort

A wall is going up between Republicans and Democrats in Kentucky's Capitol.

Kimberly Banta nominated as GOP candidate for House District 63

Republicans in Boone and Kenton counties nominated Kimberly Banta as the GOP candidate for the special election in House District 63.

Legislators calling on Sen. Mitch McConnell to call special session

Kentuckians know Mitch McConnell as one of their  Republican senators, representing them in Washington. But across the country, he's more commonly known as the influential senate majority leader.

Kentucky Democrats put forth pension fix plan

Democratic leaders in the Kentucky House are making a play for bipartisanship with new state pension repair proposals.

Pro-Edelen group launches attack ad against Beshear

A group with ties to Adam Edelen is airing an attack ad on TV against Andy Beshear, the perceived front-runner in the Democratic primary for governor.

WikiLeaks’ Assange hauled from embassy, faces US charge

British police on Thursday hauled a bearded and shouting Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian Embassy where he was holed up for nearly seven years, and the U.S. charged the WikiLeaks founder with conspiring with former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning to get their hands on government secrets.

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High School Highlight Reel: 09-25-20

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Protesters arrested for second consecutive night in Lexington for blocking road

Six protesters were arrested Friday night in Lexington for blocking a road, just a night after four others were arrested near UK's campus for the same.
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Sports fans tired of the back and forth: Reaction after Fayette Co. moves to ‘orange zone’

Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.
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Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

People remained largely peaceful Friday night on the sidewalk surrounding the First Unitarian Church, with some yelling “say her name, Breonna Taylor.”