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Nearly $600,000 to 18 Kentucky counties to clean up illegal dumps

Grants for the Illegal Open Dump Grant Program comes from the Kentucky Pride Fund

Authorities working to keep firearms out of the wrong hands

Officials say under federal law it's illegal to have a firearm if you are a convicted felon, an illegal alien, an unlawful user of a controlled substance, convicted of a misdemeanor crime or domestic violence.

Illegal signs will be removed, road crews warn

State law prohibits encroachments on state right of way without a permit, and this includes roadside sales.

Kentucky doctor, wife plead guilty to illegal opioid distribution

Two were among more than 60 caught in seven states.

Group claims Eastern Kentucky breeders at center of millions in global cockfighting enterprises

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Three Eastern Kentucky breeders are among seven statewide who are at the center of a multi-million dollar global cockfighting industry...

AGs Double Down on Efforts to Stop Scam Calls

AGs are doubling down on recent, successful efforts with phone companies to stop scam calls.

Brodhead Police arrest woman after reportedly finding gun, drugs in car

According to Brodhead Police, Chief Travis Davis saw a vehicle swerving Saturday on West Street in Brodhead. 

Legal hemp, pot’s look-alike, creates quandary for police

Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming because of the skyrocketing popularity of CBDs, a compound in hemp that many see as a health aid.

Bill would ban abortion once heartbeat is detected

Performing an abortion in Kentucky would be illegal after a fetal heartbeat is detectable under legislation prefiled today by Rep. Robert Goforth, R-East Bernstadt.

Businessman sentenced for illegal transporting and storing hazardous waste

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - According to the US Attorney's office a former businessman, who currently lives in Austin, Texas, was sentenced in U.S. District...

Migrant caravan plans to push on toward Mexico’s capital

A big group of Central Americans has agreed to push toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for migrants seeking to get to the United States.

Trump says border troops could hit 15K, surprising Pentagon

President Donald Trump says the number of military troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexican border could reach 15,000 — roughly double the number the Pentagon said it currently plans for a mission whose dimensions are shifting daily.

Macron calls Trump’s tariffs decision ‘illegal’

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on trade tensions involving the United States, the European Union, Mexico and Canada (all times local): 5 p.m. French President Emmanuel...

Cincinnati physician sentenced to 60 months for illegal distribution of Oxycodone pills

A Cincinnati physician, who was convicted of illegally distributing oxycodone pills, was sentenced yesterday to 60 months in federal prison and a fine of $500,000.

People in Estill County want radioactive waste removed from landfill

Some people in Estill County are asking the state to rethink a plan that would leave more than a thousand tons of illegally dumped radioactive waste in an Estill County landfill.

Beshear calls Bevin’s plan for spending cuts illegal

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general says the Republican governor's plan to cut state spending by more than 17 percent is illegal.

Businessman who sold house to Bevin could reap tax benefit

Tax experts say a Kentucky businessman who sold a home to Republican Gov. Matt Bevin could reap a benefit from the sale in the form of a large tax break.

Agency Says UofL Probation Due to Governor’s Actions

The accrediting body for the University of Louisville says it has placed the school on probation because Republican Gov. Matt Bevin interfered with the board of trustees' decisions and did not use a "fair process for the dismissal of board members."

$1 Million in Grants Awarded to Clean up Illegal Dumps

The state's environment cabinet has awarded more than $1 million in grants to Kentucky counties to clean up illegal dumps across the state.

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