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McConnell wants students in the classroom this fall with conditions

Increasingly the debate over students returning to school this fall is creating more concerns for parents and educators.

Loved ones reach out to congress as COVID-19 cases continue to rise at the Federal Medical Center

We’ve been telling you about the concern over the rising number of coronavirus cases at the Federal Medical Center.

NY governor praises Beshear for aid request to McConnell

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is praising Kentucky’s governor for calling on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to provide federal pandemic relief to state and local governments.

Protesters urge Senator Mitch McConnell to support impeachment

Protesters came together to share one message, they want president trump impeached

McConnell says he’ll find funds for school at Fort Campbell

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell says he's working to secure sufficient funding for Kentucky's military posts, including a new middle school at Fort Campbell.

McConnell: Trump inquiry part of a Democratic impeachment parade

Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reacted swiftly to the announcement that House Democrats will begin an impeachment inquiry of President Trump.

Kentucky awarded $31.48 million to fight opioid epidemic

Kentucky to receive millions of federal dollars to fight the opioid epidemic as part of the State Opioid Response Grant Program.

McConnell: ‘We’d fill’ any Supreme Court vacancy in 2020

Senator Mitch McConnell says if a vacancy in the Supreme Court comes up in 2020, an election year, he would push to fill it.

McConnell: Willing to offer hemp bill to resolve ‘glitches’

Mitch McConnell said Monday that includes safeguarding hemp shipments stopped by police who can't tell whether they intercepted a legal crop or its illicit cousin, marijuana.

Grant money awarded to help out-of-work coal miners

Grant money from the federal government is designed to help out-of-work coal miners find new work.

McConnell wins another term as GOP leader

McConnell won a new term Wednesday.

Sen. McConnell supports changing Papa John’s stadium name

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell weighs in on comments made by Papa John's founder John Schnatter.

Protesters confront McConnell outside Kentucky restaurant

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was confronted by protesters outside a Louisville restaurant by a group protesting the Trump administration's immigration policy .

President to award Kentucky war hero with Medal of Honor

President Trump will posthumously award a Kentucky native the nation's highest military honor, the Medal of Honor.

McConnell: Premature to talk of Trump winning Nobel Prize

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Senate's top leader says it's "premature" to tout President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize in pursuing a...

Senator Mitch McConnell pays tribute to Barbara Bush

Senator Mitch McConnell spoke on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday about the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

Senator McConnell mocks Steve Bannon’s ‘political genius’

Senator Mitch McConnell takes a swipe at Steve Bannon after the candidate he backed lost Alabama Senate race.

Barr, Yarmuth, McConnell react to passage of House tax bill

Reaction to the passage of House tax bill.

Frustrated constituents express concern in an “empty suits town hall”

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Okay, picture this for a moment.   Dozens of people expressing their concerns to three mannequins in suits on stage at the...

McConnell faces questions about replacing health care law

Hundreds of chanting protesters gathered outside a Louisville-area hotel where Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell heard from people defending the Affordable Care Act, including a businessman who credits it with helping him offer health insurance to his employees.

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Kentucky falls to Ole Miss, 70-62

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Tuesday night high school hoops: 3-2-21

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Lexington Police Department to get more body cameras in April

LEXINGTON, Ky. (ABC 36) Since 2017, a majority of officers with the Lexington Police Department have had body cameras...but not everyone. "That’s a critical component...

Bill to raise child porn penalty in Kentucky passes House

Anyone possessing, viewing or wantonly distributing matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor under the age of 12 would be charged with a class C felony, under House Bill 254.