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Kentucky was still flying when the initial NCAA Tournament bracket was announced and probably didn't learn until landing that it was a No. 2 seed and matched against in-state neighbor and newcomer Northern Kentucky, No. 15 seed.

Kentucky Captures 30th SEC Tourney Title

Mar 12, 2017

De'Aaron Fox scored 18 points, and No. 8 Kentucky won its third straight Southeastern Conference Tournament championship by beating Arkansas 82-65 on Sunday.

Coming Downtown This Weekend? City Says Plan Ahead, Pack Some Patience

Mar 10, 2017
LFUCG

There is so much happening in downtown Lexington this weekend that residents and visitors are advised not to count on “the luck of the Irish” to find parking, but should plan to arrive early and carpool if possible. Especially on Saturday, March 11th, as thousands of people are expected to come downtown to attend multiple events taking place at the Lexington Convention Center, Rupp Arena, the Lexington Opera House and throughout downtown Lexington.

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The United States Constitution spells out two processes for amendments, but so far in the document’s 230-year history only one has actually been used. Now, there’s a steady drumbeat in state legislatures – including Kentucky’s – to invoke the second.

Karyn Czar

Bowling alleys used to be common in Lexington, but the number of lanes will continue to diminish for the once popular sport.

Republican House Speaker Jeff Hoover says a bill that would ban all tobacco products at public school campuses likely will not pass this year.

House Republican Speaker Jeff Hoover has set a March 15 deadline for a bill that would allow charter schools in Kentucky.

Josh James / WUKY

Attorney General Andy Beshear would see his powers scaled back under a bill substitute filed by Senate President Robert Stivers. The late-breaking change adds more fuel to an ongoing political clash between the top law enforcement official and leading Republicans.

Cancer Care Close To Home Goal Of Markey Network

Mar 8, 2017
UK Healthcare

This week Dr. Greg talks with Dr. Tim Mullet, professor of surgery and cardio-thoracic surgeon at UK Healthcare about the Markey Cancer Center's Affiliate Network, which enhances access to high-quality cancer services and programs through collaboration with community hospitals.

Healthcare.gov

More than 81,000 Kentuckians have purchased health insurance through HealthCare.gov, the Cabinet for Health and Family Services announced Tuesday.

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The New Immigration Order, Annotated

President Trump has signed a revised executive order, once again barring travel to the United States from six majority-Muslim countries and suspending the U.S. refugee program.

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