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Former school superintendent indicted

Posted: 05/28/2014 - A grand jury has indicted the former superintendent of a northeastern Kentucky school district following a state audit that questioned spending.

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Hospital reaches $40 million settlement with feds

Updated: 05/29/2014 - A hospital in northeastern Kentucky has reached a $40.9 million settlement with the federal government over claims that it made millions of dollars by falsely billing federal health care programs.

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Feds release hemp seeds to Kentucky officials

Updated: 05/23/2014 - A nearly 300-pound shipment of hemp seeds detained by federal officials for two weeks has been delivered to Kentucky's Agriculture Department.

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Ky. Democrat Grimes calls for Shinseki to resign

Posted: 05/22/2014 - The Democratic candidate in Kentucky's Senate race is calling on Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign following reports of problems at health care facilities nationwide.

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Ky. ag officials upbeat about gaining hemp seeds

Posted: 05/21/2014 - Kentucky Agriculture Department attorneys and the federal government have met with a judge to try to resolve a standoff over hemp seeds from Italy that customs officials have detained.

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McConnell, Grimes set sights on November

Updated: 05/21/2014 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin in an expensive and bruising primary election in Kentucky. He'll face Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the fall as he pursues his sixth term.

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Stepp wins 5th District Democratic primary

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Democrat Kenneth Stepp has won the primary election in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District and will face longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers in the fall election.

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Jensen to challenge Barr in 6th District

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Education advocate Elisabeth Jensen has won the Democratic nomination in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District and will challenge first-term Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr in the general election.

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Senate Minority Leader McConnell defeats tea party challenger Bevin

Updated: 05/20/2014 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin in an expensive and bruising primary election in Kentucky. He'll face Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the fall as he pursues his sixth term.

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Grimes wins Democratic Senate nomination in Ky.

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Alison Lundergan Grimes has won Kentucky's Democratic U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a highly anticipated race with Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell in November.

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Hemp regulations approved by Ky. commission

Updated: 05/20/2014 - Kentucky's industrial hemp commission has approved regulations setting guidelines for hemp-growing projects stalled by a legal fight.

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Candidates face off in U.S. Senate primary

Updated: 05/20/2014 - Voters are choosing the candidates who will face off in the U.S. Senate race in November. Four are vying for the Democratic nomination, while five are in the Republican primary.

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