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Kentucky senator Phillip Wheeler apologizes for using racial slur

A Kentucky senator is apologizing after democrats say there are several posts in which he uses a racial slur.

Senator Wil Schroder enters the Kentucky attorney general race

Former prosecutor and current Kentucky State Senator Wil Schroder has filed to run for Attorney General.

Sen. McConnell gives post-election press conference in Frankfort

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell talked about the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Robert Mueller investigation and more as he spoke to reporters today in Frankfort.

Ex-Kentucky senator who lost to Mitch McConnell in 1984 dies

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Walter "Dee" Huddleston, a former two-term U.S. senator from Kentucky who lost his re-election bid to Republican Mitch McConnell in...

Thousands line up to pay tribute to McCain

Thousands of people lined up for blocks outside the U.S. Capitol to say goodbye to Senator John McCain as officials, relatives and friends paid tribute to the Vietnam hero and longtime senator lying in state under the majestic dome.

Final farewells to Sen. John McCain begin at Arizona Capitol

Those who wish to give a final farewell to Sen. John McCain can pay respects at the Arizona State Capitol during the first of two days of services here before McCain departs his beloved Arizona.

White House flag lowered again for McCain

Two days after Sen. John McCain's death, President Donald Trump says he respects the senator's "service to our country" and has signed a proclamation to fly the U.S. flag at half-staff until his burial.

McCain services set for Phoenix, Washington and Annapolis

Sen. John McCain’s service to his country began more than six decades ago at the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and will end there in a cemetery overlooking Maryland’s Severn River.

Library wants help defending against budget cuts

State lawmakers have rearranged their schedule so they can continue budget negotiations Wednesday. As they talk, organizations like the Lexington Public Library are asking people to fight for them in Frankfort.

Kentucky lawmaker punished for pension opposition, she says

A Republican state senator in Kentucky says GOP leaders are punishing her for her opposition to a proposal that would overhaul the state's woefully underfunded pension system.

UPDATE: Attorney says attack on Paul was not political

An attorney for the man accused of assaulting U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says the attack was not politically motivated but was a regrettable dispute he said most people would regard as trivial.

UPDATE: Senator Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs

A senior adviser for Rand Paul says the U.S. senator is recovering from five broken ribs following an assault at his home.

Sen. Rand Paul assaulted at his home

State Police report the Sheriff's office has arrested 59-year-old Rene Bousher.

Judge strikes down Kentucky’s medical review panel law

A state judge has struck down a Kentucky law requiring a panel of doctors to review medical malpractice lawsuits before they go to trial.

Proposed legislation would protect Kentuckians following Equifax data breach

Legislation to be proposed in Frankfort to protect Kentuckians following Equifax data breach.

Sen. Paul visits Lexington to talk healthcare reform

Senator Rand Paul was in Lexington this morning as a part of his statewide tour to promote healthcare reform.

Sen. Rand Paul recounts harrowing moments during Virginia shooting

U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky was at the field during the shooting and talked to ABC News about the attack.

Senator Rand Paul at congressional baseball practice during shooting

Senator Rand Paul was in Virginia during the congressional baseball practice shooting.

Funeral Services announced for former U.S. Senator and HOF pitcher Jim Bunning

Services are set in Kentucky this week for former U.S. Sen. and Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning.

Kentuckians mourn former Senator and baseball star Jim Bunning

Kentuckians from all over are mourning Saturday night. Former Kentucky senator Jim Bunning has died at age 85.

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Floyd County Schools says it is in the Red Zone and will continue virtual learning

Superintendent Danny Adkins says the decision is based on the county's 'red zone' identification.

Guard members helping with new Louisville COVID testing process

An 11-person team from the 123rd Air Wing will provide patient registration, screening, and sample collection support.

Investment increases ethanol, biofuel sales jobs, market in Kentucky

The USDA announced an investment that the Trump administration is providing for rural businesses. The investment is over $4.2 million, it will help increase American ethanol and biofuel sales in Kentucky.

Centro San Juan Diego altar dedication set Nov. 5

Dedication ends a life-long dream of providing facility, services.