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Kentucky ranks 32nd in best states to have a baby

State ranks better than most surrounding states.

UK sets up hub for handling all-things coronavirus for students, staff

Coordinated effort meant to improve prevention, respnse

First group starts hammering out racial inequality issues

Group is first of five to start discussing racial inequalities, solutions.

Diabetes benefit program helps save money, improve health: Study

Four-year analysis shows positive results.

State lost almost 300,000 jobs in April, 82,000 in hospitality: Report

Not surprisingly given the height of the coronavirus-related shutdown, Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary April 2020 unemployment rate was 15.4 percent.

UPS, other groups make big PPE donations

UPS obtained enough to meet its needs and is sharing its available masks to help protect healthcare providers in Louisville and in hospitals statewide.

EMA crews work quickly when supplies arrive

It's a scene being duplicated at emergency management and health department offices across the state.

House passes $2.2T rescue package, rushes it to Trump

The House has approved a $2.2 trillion rescue package, rushing it to President Donald Trump for his signature.

3 YMCA centers offer child care for health care workers

Part of response to help health care workers during coronavirus outbreak.

Beshear backs spending increases for education, health care

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear has proposed spending increases for public education from kindergarten through college and for health care in his first budget plan.

Kentucky governor makes case for criminal-justice reforms

Beshear said the rising inmate populations and crumbling prisons are sapping the state of money needed for education and health care.

Governor Beshear rebidding medicaid managed care contracts

Governor Andy Beshear announced on Monday that he is cancelling and rebidding the state's Medicaid managed care contracts.

Contract awarded to manage WV foster kids’ health care

Aetna Better Health of West Virginia has been awarded the $200 million contract.

Beshear stresses education, health care at start of bus tour

Democrat Andy Beshear is stressing education and health care issues as he starts a statewide bus tour.

Sen. McConnell visited UK following $87 million grant

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, will welcome U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Lexington Monday.

Louisville names Norton as Cardinals’ health care provider

Louisville has named Norton Healthcare as the Cardinals' official health care provider.

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“It’s a win-win.” Blood donor praises new antibody program at KY Blood Center

The Kentucky Blood Center offers a free antibody test for donating blood.

Car crashes into, damages Jif building in Lexington

A car crashed into Lexington's landmark Jif building Friday night, slightly damaging it.