Kentuckians can use their drivers' licenses to enter certain federal buildings until at least June 6 after the U.S. government granted the state more time to comply with a federal law.

College students in Kentucky and West Virginia who train for the rapidly growing drone industry are getting some financial backing from the Appalachian Regional Commission.

KSP Sergeant's Name Released In Fatal Shooting

Jan 20, 2017

Authorities have released the name of a western Kentucky police officer who fatally shot a man earlier this week.

Operation UNITE Wins Grant To Combat Drug Abuse In KY

Jan 20, 2017

The Appalachian Regional Commission has approved a $100,000 grant for Operation UNITE to continue fighting drug abuse in southern and eastern Kentucky.

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Kentuckians are traveling to the nation’s capital Friday, both to observe the inauguration of Donald Trump and to demonstrate against the incoming Republican commander-in-chief.

Thousand Of Kentuckians Sign Up For Health Care

Jan 19, 2017

More than 74,000 Kentuckians have signed up for health insurance through as of January 14.

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes says she met with Chinese Embassy officials this week in hopes of helping cultivate a stronger economic and cultural relationship between the state and the world's most populous country.

Beshear To Announce Research Project For Rape Kit Backlog

Jan 19, 2017
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Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear is teaming up with the University of Louisville for a research project involving the state's rape kit backlog.

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Environmental activists at the University of Kentucky are applauding a new administration commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on campus by 25 percent by 2025, but the students have no plans to rest on their laurels.

UK Perspectives: Life After The Presidency

Jan 18, 2017
Associated Press

This week on UK Perspectives guest host Alan Lytle talks with Cody J. Foster, Historian and Presidential Fellow at the University of Kentucky about some notable accomplishments of ex U.S. Presidents and what steps Barack Obama might take to shape and secure his legacy.