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Regional university presidents endorse Bevin’s pension plan

The presidents of several regional universities in Kentucky are urging lawmakers to support a pension proposal drafted by Gov. Matt Bevin's administration.

Tennessee, Kentucky govs talk up criminal justice reform

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee says he has started evaluating his first clemency plea from a death row inmate, who is slated for execution next month.

Republican Senate leader says pension veto a ‘big mistake’

The Kentucky Senate's majority leader says Gov. Matt Bevin's veto of a pension bill was a "big mistake," and says there's no guarantee lawmakers will resolve the issue in a special session.

Democrats blast Bevin’s efforts to revamp Medicaid

Kentucky Democrats wanting to oust Republican Gov. Matt Bevin are criticizing his efforts to impose new Medicaid work requirements for many of those seeking to keep their health benefits.

Kentucky governor says he exposed his children to chickenpox

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says he deliberately exposed his children to chickenpox so they would catch the highly contagious disease and become immune.

Political feud complicates Kentucky’s fight against opioids

A political feud between Kentucky's top elected officials is complicating the state's effort to hold drug companies accountable for their part in the opioid epidemic.

Kentucky governor says he will sign concealed carry bill

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says he will sign a bill letting people carry a concealed handgun without a permit or training.

Kentucky governor signs organ donor law

Kentucky's Republican governor has signed a bill into law giving people more options to register as an organ donor.

Mike Pence to attend fundraiser for Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin

Vice President Mike Pence will appear at a fundraiser for Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin.

Parents of slain student praise Kentucky school safety bill

The parents of a student killed in a shooting say Kentucky lawmakers have taken an important first step to enhance school safety by passing a bill intended to boost security and counseling.

Kentucky film manufacturer to expand, add 30 jobs

Film manufacturer to expand facility in Simpson County, add 30 jobs

Nonprofit sues Kentucky over Medicaid reimbursement rates

Passport Health Plan has filed a lawsuit alleging that Kentucky's cuts to Medicaid reimbursement rates will result in the nonprofit going out of business by March.

TVA votes to close coal-fired power plant in Kentucky

A federal utility board has voted to close a coal-fired power plant in Kentucky over the objections of President Donald Trump and some state GOP leaders.

Kentucky company adding 20 jobs, expanding

Kentucky company adding 20 jobs, expanding

AG: Regulation restricting access to Ky. Capitol is invalid

The regulation was imposed by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's administration a few days before state lawmakers convened for this year's session.

Appellate judge announces run for Supreme Court seat

Appellate judge announces run for Supreme Court seat

Kentucky’s first shelter for exploited children to open in 2020

Safe Passage announced yesterday that they will open Kentucky's first shelter for child victims of human trafficking and sexual exploitation.

Kentucky abortion battle shifts to second-trimester ban

The next round in Kentucky's legal fight over abortion features the same combatants, but they'll be arguing over a different issue - a second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies.

Renovations planned for Buckhorn Lake state resort park lodge

Gov. Matt Bevin announced planned renovations at Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park, including a new roof for the lodge facility Tuesday.

Kentucky Democrats file complaint over governor’s tweet

The Kentucky Democratic Party has filed an ethics complaint against Republican Gov. Matt Bevin for using his official Twitter account to support a GOP congressman's re-election campaign.

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Two women busted in strong-armed robbery case

One of suspects also charged with not depositing business funds.

UK Kroger Field to become vaccination central for teachers, others as it expands

Web site will keep updates o who is eligible, appointments,

Owingsville, Versailles residents, others named to state board

Appointments cover everything from local issues to state policy.