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Members of the Lexington Fayette Urban County Council approved the creation of the Midland Avenue Development Area Tuesday. 

A lawsuit filed in California accuses Maker's Mark of false advertising by promoting its Kentucky bourbon as handmade.

The deadline to obtain new health coverage through the state’s exchange, known as Kynect, is fast approaching. Those interested in signing up for coverage that would start next month have until December 15 to select a new plan, though open enrollment continues until February. 

State Auditor Edelen won’t be releasing his formal audit on the subject until early next year, but the auditor gave a preview of his findings at a Kentucky Chamber of Commerce conference Monday.

Sherman Carter Barnhart

Ground was broken on a new Lextran headquarters Tuesday in Lexington.

The Supreme Court says warehouse workers who fill orders for retail giant Amazon don't have to be paid for time spent waiting to pass through security checks at the end of their shifts.

UK Healthcare Opening New Observation Unit For Chandler Hospital

Dec 9, 2014

Beginning this week some emergency room patients at UK Chandler Hospital who’ve been stabilized but are not yet ready for discharge will be sent to a brand new observation unit.

Answers In Genesis

The Christian ministry building a massive wooden ark in northern Kentucky has launched a billboard campaign promoting the project.

Advocates for a comprehensive statewide anti-smoking law are set to press the issue for the fifth year in a row during the 2015 legislative session.

Increasing access to preschool may have bipartisan support in Frankfort, but questions about funding and role of private pre-K education providers could split the parties if the issue comes up during the 2015 legislative session.