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Lexington’s Urban County Council is gearing up for a vote on the city’s $358 million dollar budget tonight.

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Kentucky is once again center stage in the national fight over health reform.

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University of Kentucky engineering students are showing off their latest solar-powered racing cars ahead of an international competition in Austin, Texas in early July.

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Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon says overly rosy tax revenue projections for Louisville’s KFC Yum! Center have left taxpayers on the hook.

The Latest Homeless Numbers Are Out

Jun 21, 2017

Officials say 4,025 homeless people are living in the Bluegrass. The Kentucky Housing Corporation released the results Tuesday. 

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Churchill Downs has won initial approval to install slot machine-like devices at its off-track training facility to allow betting on previously-run horse races.

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Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has sued the state's Republican governor for the fourth time.

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Republicans are getting ready for Senate votes on legislation scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday among growing indications that the climactic vote could occur next week.

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A recently announced land swap deal will give the University of Kentucky control of two coveted pieces of property on Winslow Street.

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Kentucky’s highest court is preparing to weigh in on the governor’s power to abolish and replace boards of trustees at public universities.