Mitch Mconnell

Centre College president John Roush is calling on Sen. Mitch McConnell and his opponent, Alison Lundergan Grimes, to respond to a debate request.

The Drug Enforcement Administration is under mounting pressure to release the 250 pounds of hemp seed intended for pilot projects in the state.

WASHINGTON -- The Senate Republican leader, who last year accused the Obama administration of Nixon-style dirty tricks, said Friday that the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups is part of a broader government assault on free speech.