Associated Press

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky is now offering a license plate that supports veterans.  Governor Steve Beshear announced on Thursday that the new "I Support Veterans" plate is available for purchase. He says it not only serves as a visible reminder of support for veterans, but part of the fee for the plate will go to support programs for veterans.

RICHMOND, Ky. -- A lesbian couple and a photographer say they were asked to leave a park in Richmond after the couple kissed.

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- Former state Rep. Dewayne Bunch has died more than a year after suffering a head injury while trying to break up a fight among students at Whitley County High School where he was a math teacher. He was 50.

NEW YORK  - Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another was ailing well before he was retired from racing with a tendon injury the day ahead of his bid to win the Belmont Stakes and become the first Triple Crown champion in 34 years.

FRANKFORT, Ky.  --  A slowly recovering Kentucky economy has pushed tax revenues beyond what had been projected by a panel of economic experts over the past year.

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- The Kentucky Court of Appeals has denied a state cabinet's request to prevent the release of hundreds of case files of children who died or nearly died as a result of abuse and neglect.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Attorneys are selecting a jury in the trial of a western Kentucky man accused of starting a fatal fire when he attended Murray State in the late 1990s.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Postal officials are blaming high temperatures for the deaths of about 1,000 chicks at a mail processing plant in Louisville.

COVINGTON, Ky. - A Kentucky state representative wants to allow alcohol sales on elections days.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Former Kentucky state treasurer Jonathan Miller finished eighth overall in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.