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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.

Trump says he’ll nominate Barr for attorney general

William Barr was former President George H.W. Bush's attorney general.

Accuser’s story of attack roils plan for Kavanaugh vote

Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation for the Supreme Court is taking an uncertain turn as Republican senators express concern over a woman’s private-turned-public allegation that a drunken Kavanaugh groped her and tried to take off her clothes at a party when they were teenagers.

What to expect in the Supreme Court confirmation battle

The coming battle over a Supreme Court nominee promises to be a bruising one.

Mayor to announce nominee for vacant Urban County Council seat

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray is scheduled to announce Friday morning his nominee to fill the vacant 2nd District seat on the Urban County Council.

McConnell claims votes to bust Supreme Court filibuster

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he has the votes to bust a planned Democratic filibuster of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee as a showdown nears that could change the Senate, and the court, for generations.

Mike Pence Says He and Trump Will ‘Absolutely Accept’ Results of Election

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence said Sunday that he and his running mate Donald Trump "will absolutely accept the results of the election" on Nov. 8.

GOP Sen. Portman to meet Supreme Court nominee Garland

Ohio's Republican U.S. senator says he's looking forward to meeting with President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee but insists he will remain opposed to filling the vacancy during the election year.

Congressional sources: Obama to nominate Merrick Garland

Congressional sources say President Barack Obama will nominate federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court.

McConnell says Senate won’t vote on Obama Court pick

Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell says flatly that his party won't permit a vote on any Supreme Court nominee submitted by President Barack Obama but will "revisit the matter" after the presidential election in November.

Kentucky ag commissioner nominee delivers healthy son

Democratic agriculture commissioner nominee Jean-Marie Lawson Spann and her husband, Bobby Spann, are announcing the birth of their first child.

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Two I-75 northbound lanes closed at MM 115 for oil spill

Spill at mile marker 115 northbound.

Woman charged with sex crimes involving inmate at state prison

51-year old Kimberly Curry was arrested at the Kentucky State Reformatory in LaGrange on Thursday, according to KSP.