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Pope says he’s willing to study women deacons, in major step

Pope Francis says he's willing to create a commission to study whether women can serve as deacons in the Catholic Church, signaling the possibility of letting women serve in ordained ministry.

Study: Radon exposure linked to cancer in women

A new report from the American Cancer Society (ACS,) reveals a positive association between high levels of residential radon and the risk of blood cancer in women.

Women Live Longer in Green spaces

Studies show that women have a lower mortality rate when surrounded by greenery

Mayor Jim Gray names Lexington’s first female fire chief

On Thursday, Mayor Jim Gray announced Kristin Chilton as Lexington’s next fire chief.

Debunking myths about women firefighters

There was a time when there were no female firefighters, but now, there are 14 women in the Lexington Fire Department who are not just overcoming stereotypes, they're also having huge success in the department.

Workshop offers courses on outdoor skills

A weekend workshop is being offered next month in Kentucky for women wanting to learn more about outdoor skills.

Gov. Bevin appoints 3 to posts within his office

Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed three women to posts within his office.

WIC grant will expand access to Farmers’ Market

A departmental grant will increase Lexington mothers' access to famer's markets for fresh fruits and vegetables.

Archdiocese of Louisville sponsoring women’s conference

The Archdiocese of Louisville is organizing a first-ever conference for women.

Kentucky case postponed in former women’s coach case

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Pretrial court proceedings in Kentucky have been delayed in the case of a former college women's basketball coach accused of...

Question of the Day 08-14-15

More than 50% of women say they have done *this* on their lunch break.

Question of the Day 07-23-15

About 25% of women admit to doing *this* in secret. What is it?

Question of the Day 07-17-15

39% of women hate it when their man neglects to do *this* around the house. What is it?

Question of the Day 06-10-15

Nearly 30% of women say they have done *this* to lose weight. What is it?

Question of the Day 06-01-15

More than half of women surveyed say they get suspicious when their spouse does *this.* What is it?

Question of the Day 05-28-15

On average, men do *this* 25% more than women. What is it?

Remembering women’s lives lost to police brutality

Event organizers say men who have been killed by police have dominated headlines but they say the lives of women, children and transgender that have been taken by police brutality need to be remembered too.

Comer’s wife, women allies campaign after abuse allegations

Republican candidate for governor James Comer is turning to several prominent women, including his wife, just days before the primary to push back against allegations that he abused his college girlfriend.

Question of the Day 05-04-15

More than half of all women confess to buying *this.* What is it?

3 of 6 nutritional clinics for pregnant women closing

Health officials in Louisville say cuts are coming to a federal program that helps poor families.

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High School Highlight Reel: 09-25-20

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Protesters arrested for second consecutive night in Lexington for blocking road

Six protesters were arrested Friday night in Lexington for blocking a road, just a night after four others were arrested near UK's campus for the same.
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Sports fans tired of the back and forth: Reaction after Fayette Co. moves to ‘orange zone’

Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.
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Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

People remained largely peaceful Friday night on the sidewalk surrounding the First Unitarian Church, with some yelling “say her name, Breonna Taylor.”