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9:56 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Attorney General Wins Fairness Award For Marriage Amendment Decision

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway was recognized by LGBT advocacy group Lexington Fairness on Friday.

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6:07 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

National Survey Gives Some Ky. Teacher Programs Failing Grade

A report by the National Council on Teacher Quality gives high marks to the University of Kentucky, but 17 state teacher programs lag behind.

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3:50 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Senate Candidates At Odds Over Brent Spence Bridge

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Kentucky's U.S. Senate candidates announced competing plans Friday to replace the decaying Brent Spence Bridge.

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2:12 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Restored Childcare Aid Funds Facing Delay

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Many families who rely on assistance to help pay for childcare have been waiting to find out whether or not the aid will come this summer.

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1:57 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Prescription Drug Abuse Also Fueling Rise In Neonatal Disorder

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Kentucky’s maternal and child health leaders are banding together to address the growing problem of neonatal abstinence syndrome.

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4:17 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Ride-Sharing Services Raise Questions In Lexington

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The rise of ride-sharing services in Lexington and the rest of the country has led to complaints from taxi services and some concerned lawmakers.

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4:15 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Central Ky. Smoking Ban Overturned

A central Kentucky smoking ban was overturned by the Kentucky Supreme Court Thursday.

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4:13 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Experimental Alzheimer's Drug To Be Tested At UK

The University of Kentucky is set to take part in a landmark clinical trial on an experimental Alzheimer’s drug.

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12:45 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Kentucky Coping With Black Lung Backlog

Kentucky has a backlog of more than 1,000 coal miners who have filed workers compensation claims because of black lung disease.

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8:17 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Study Ranks KY Services for Disabled and Seniors Last in Nation

Support in Kentucky for long-term care services ranks at the bottom of a new national scorecard that tracked services all 50 states and the District of Columbia
Credit Greg Stotelmyer

State support for long-term care services for Kentucky seniors and the disabled ranks at the very bottom in a new national report card.

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