Taxpayers facing $2.3 million tab in same-sex marriage case

Posted: 08/25/2015 - Attorneys who successfully challenged Kentucky's ban on same-sex marriage have submitted a bill for more than $2 million in legal fees, court costs and related expenses. Under federal civil-rights law, the state of Kentucky gets stuck with the tab as the losing party in the case.

With Obama's blessing, Biden mulls White House run

Posted: 08/25/2015 - Press Secretary Josh Earnest said at the White House briefing Monday that Mr. Obama believes putting Joe Biden on the ticket in 2008 was the smartest decision he's made in politics.

U.S. stocks fade after morning rebound

Updated: 08/25/2015 - A U.S. stock rally fizzled on Tuesday, with losses piling up in the final 30 minutes of trade to extend a three-day rout that pushed financial indices into corrections.

Paul hasn't yet transferred $250K for presidential caucus

Updated: 08/20/2015 - Rand Paul's campaign says he hasn't transferred money to the Republican Party of Kentucky despite saying he made a $250,000 installment as part of his pledge to fully fund a proposed GOP presidential caucus.
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Marriage ruling for Kentucky clerk expires Aug. 31

Updated: 08/19/2015 - A federal judge clarified on Wednesday that his decision to let a Kentucky county clerk continue not issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples will expire on Aug. 31.
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Bluegrass Poll: Minimum wage top issue in governor’s race

Roughly two months before Kentuckians head to the polls to decide who will square off next fall in the governor’s race, a new Bluegrass Poll determined that increasing the minimum wage is the top issue on the minds of voters.
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