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Andy Beshear Announces Candidacy For Kentucky Governor

Jul 8, 2018
Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky's Republican governor and Democratic attorney general have faced off in court at least eight times since 2016. Now voters could finally get a chance to settle the feud next year.

Pruitt's Political Future Uncertain Back Home In Oklahoma

Jul 6, 2018
AP Photo/Alex Brandon

Scott Pruitt's tenure as the head of the Environmental Protection Agency ended with his resignation, but political experts in his home state of Oklahoma say he could continue his career in public office.

Scandal-Plagued EPA Administrator Pruitt Resigns

Jul 5, 2018
AP Photo/Evan Vucci

President Donald Trump says he has accepted the resignation of scandal-plagued Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt.

Kentucky Billboard Vandalized To Say '#AbolishICE'

Jul 5, 2018
ice.gov

A Louisville billboard has been vandalized to say "#AbolishICE" as protests against President Donald Trump and his administration's immigration policies continue in the Kentucky city.

AP File Photo

The Trump administration's drive to wean poor people from government benefits by making them work has been slowed by a federal judge framing a fundamental question: Are poverty programs meant to show tough love or to help the needy?

Kentucky Governor Creates Economic Opportunity Commission

Jul 5, 2018
Associated Press

A new commission created by Gov. Matt Bevin will look at creating economic opportunities for Kentuckians.

Rest Of Whiskey Storage Warehouse Collapses

Jul 4, 2018

Whiskey barrels were piled in a mountainous heap Wednesday after the rest of a whiskey storage warehouse collapsed in Kentucky, nearly two weeks after part of the decades-old structure came crashing down.

Paul: Man Threatened To Attack Him And His Family With Ax

Jul 3, 2018
AP Photo/Alex Brandon

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says he and his family were targeted by someone threatening to attack them with an ax.

Kentucky Man Accused Of Making Bomb Threats On Facebook

Jul 3, 2018
facebook.com

A Kentucky man is under arrest for allegedly threatening on Facebook to bomb a courthouse and prosecutor's office in Ohio.

Alan Lytle

Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Manny Caulk is pushing for an all-inclusive $13.4m school safety plan, to be funded by a tax increase.

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