Josh James / WUKY

Public-private partnership legislation, often dubbed p3, glided through a House committee Tuesday despite some lawmakers' concerns about transparency and the risks facing local governments.

Josh James / WUKY

Actress Jennifer Garner testified before a House committee in Frankfort Tuesday on behalf of Save the Children, an organization with roots in Kentucky that stretch back to the Great Depression.

Office of Kentucky Attorney General

Kentucky's attorney general and first lady are teaming up to promote a series of statewide training sessions aimed at combating child sexual abuse.  Attorney General Andy Beshear and first lady Glenna Bevin were joined by child advocates and state lawmakers in making the announcement Tuesday in the State Reception Room at the Capitol.

The University of Kentucky is one of more than a hundred institutions competing this month and next to see who can recycle more and waste less.  It’s all part of a contest dubbed Recyclemania.

House Agrees To Double Donor Limits

10 hours ago
Lexington Herald Leader

House Democrats and Republicans agreed to double how much money people can donate to political candidates in the November elections.

It's Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Shot

11 hours ago

State health officials are urging residents in Kentucky to get the flu vaccine now if they haven't already had it.

State Must Return Unused Kynect Grant Money

12 hours ago

Federal officials say Kentucky could have to return more than $57 million in unused grant money because of Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's decision to dismantle kynect.


University of Kentucky infectious disease specialists are urging pregnant women to heed the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and avoid travel to countries where the Zika virus is active.

State Republican Lawmakers Swing Support Behind Rubio

Feb 8, 2016

Some of Kentucky U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's top supporters in the state legislature are endorsing Marco Rubio ahead of the state's Republican presidential caucus next month.

Satellite Made In Kentucky Will Head To Space

Feb 8, 2016
Morehead State University

NASA says a satellite from Morehead State University will be on the most powerful rocket ever built when it blasts off to the moon in 2018.