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Showdown Set on Unemployment Bill in Senate

Senate Democrats are scratching for votes to pass a White House-backed bill that would renew unemployment benefits that lapsed last month for the long-term jobless.

Rand Paul & Unemployment Insurance

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is making one thing clear: he's not against unemployment insurance.

Rand Paul & Unemployment Insurance

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is making one thing clear: he's not against unemployment insurance.

Kentucky’s Unemployment Rate For October Released

October 2013 jobless rate was .3 percentage points above the 8.1 percent rate recorded for the state in October 2012.

US Unemployment Aid Applications Drop To 358,000

Applications for US unemployment benefits dropped 15,000 to a seasonally adjusted 358,000 last week, though the figure was distorted for the second straight week by California's efforts to clear backlogged claims.

Unemployed Kentuckians Apply For Holiday Positions

Many Kentuckians are looking to be hired part-time this holiday season. Amazon's Winchester office hosted a job fair today. People packed the lobby, hoping to be brought on for the seasonal positions.

Shutdown Affects UI Customers

Unemployment Insurance customers are being encouraged to use online and phone services to file claims and request checks.

Kentucky Receives More Than $1 Million For Job Training

The grant will be used to fund on-the-job training, customized training, apprenticeships, and other help to people dealing with unemployment.

Kentucky’s April Jobless Rate Drops To 7.9%

Economist Manoj Shanker of the OET says, "The employment picture has brightened with the steady increase in jobs."

Lexington Biotech Company Announces Million Dollar Expansion

Allylix, a renewable chemicals company, will invest $1.6 million, and add 14 new full-time jobs

Kentucky’s Jobless Rate Up In August

Kentucky’s jobless rate went up from July to August.

Kentucky’s July Job Numbers Released

Unemployment improved in 97 of Kentucky's 120 counties in July.

Kentucky’s Unemployment Rate Falls

The state's unemployment rate fell to 8.2% in May, the tenth straight month a decrease was recorded.

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Shots fired into truck with child inside, search on for shooter and vehicles

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Scott County Schools working to implement ‘test to stay’ plan

He wants the District to have everything in place and the Health Department on board before moving forward.

Accused shoplifters lead officers on foot chase in Lexington

Two men were charged in the shoplifting case along with a woman who had unrelated outstanding warrants, according to Lexington Police.

KEA applauds plaintiffs as Ky court hears challenge to private school vouchers

Law is unaccountable to the public, which makes it unconstitutional to the people, argues plaintiffs and public-school proponents.