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UPDATE: UK student charged in U.S. Capitol riot out on bond

Gracyn Courtright's probation officer must approve her travel to attend the University of Kentucky, according to the Kentucky Kernel.

Sen. McConnell addresses Election Day results, future

Shares thoughts on presidential race, majority leader status

Rural areas lift McConnell to lead in new poll

Mason-Dixon Poll comes with two weeks before election.

McGrath commits to third debate

UK student group latest forum.

Democratic Senate hopefuls stake out health care positions

Several U.S. Senate Democratic hopefuls have staked out health care positions at a forum.

Warren ends Presidential bid

Senator says she won't yet make an endorsement.

Senate hopeful Booker endorses Sanders for president

Kentucky Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Charles Booker has endorsed Bernie Sanders for president.

McConnell to block efforts to revive pay raise for lawmakers

In a statement Thursday, McConnell says "we're not doing a COLA adjustment in the Senate," a position that likely kills the $4,500 pay raise.

Roy Moore announces another run for US Senate

Alabama Republican Roy Moore has announced he is running for U.S. Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations.

Another blow for Schumer as Democrats look to reclaim Senate

Senate Democrats are stinging from a trio of high-profile failures to recruit candidates who could help reclaim the majority, including Stacey Abrams' announcement that she would pass up a U.S. Senate run in Georgia.

Ex-coal baron takes swipe at “China people” in political ad

Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship, who is running for U.S. Senate, is running attack ads targeted at Senator Mitch McConnell.

Jones defeats Moore in U.S. Senate race in Alabama

Democrat Doug Jones wins election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, as voters in the deeply conservative and heavily Republican state deal a stark political blow to President Donald Trump and narrow the GOP's majority in the Senate to two.

BREAKING: Senator Al Franken resigning

Senator Al Franken announced on Thursday that he is resigning from the U.S. Senate amid allegations of sexual misconduct.

UPDATE: Rand Paul says he suffered 6 broken ribs in bizarre attack

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky says he ended up with six broken ribs after a bizarre attack by his neighbor last week while he was mowing his lawn.

Dark days for Senate Leader McConnell as losses cast doubt

Senate Republicans are reckoning with an insurgent's win in Alabama that poses clear threats to their own grip on power and the leadership of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.

Paul still opposes GOP health care bill, despite changes

Kentucky U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says he will not vote for the latest Republican health care bill, calling last-minute changes designed to send more money to states with undecided senators as "suspicious."

McConnell: Senate ‘Obamacare’ repeal vote coming next week

Mitch McConnell says the Senate will vote early next week on trying to move ahead on a straight-up repeal of Barack Obama's health care law.

McConnell delivers senate tribute honoring the life of Jim Bunning

Mitch McConnell delivered remarks Monday on the U.S. Senate floor honoring the life of Jim Bunning.

UPDATE: Senators want answers from United, Chicago

Leaders of a key Senate committee have asked United Airlines and Chicago airport authorities to explain what led to Sunday night's forced removal of a man from a United Express flight.

1 debate between US Senate candidates confirmed, 1 canceled

One proposed debate between Kentucky candidates running for U.S. Senate has been confirmed and another canceled.

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Madison County Health Department keeping waiting lists, suggests others

Waiting lists increasing important when and if vaccine supply increases.

Fayette schools kindergarten registration opens Jan. 25

Preschool applications also accepted.

Lexington IT firm acquires Ohio firm, expands into region

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Maggard retiring from Central Kentucky Heart Association

Leaving after 15 years, to focus on health issues.