Posted: 06/27/2013 - The federal judge credited with the historic settlement between inmates and the state of Kentucky has died. Edward Johnstone was 91.
Posted: 06/27/2013 - The executive board of the Bluegrass Area Development District says the agency's director must resign or face being fired.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - Kentuckians on both sides of the gay marriage debate are finding reasons to praise the U.S. Supreme Court's rulings on the issue.
Posted: 06/25/2013 - A conservative group is running a pre-emptive TV ad attacking Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes. The ad links Grimes to President Barack Obama by calling her the president's "cheerleader" in Kentucky.
Updated: 06/24/2013 - The head of the Internal Revenue Service says inappropriate screening of groups seeking tax-exempt status was broader and lasted longer than was previously disclosed.
Posted: 06/24/2013 - A potential Republican presidential candidate is headlining Tennessee state Sen. Jack Johnson's annual summer barbeque in Franklin.
Posted: 06/24/2013 - A committee looking for a new Georgetown College president is aiming to make a recommendation by June 30.
Posted: 06/24/2013 - Ranging from human trafficking to tougher rules on probation for those convicted of killing police officers or firefighters, new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly's 2013 regular session go into effect on June 25.
Posted: 06/24/2013 - Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer isn't ruling out a run for governor in 2015, but says he's not focused on the race yet.
Posted: 06/21/2013 - A former Kentucky Transportation Cabinet employee has filed a lawsuit claiming she endured sexual comments and was told to clean up the blood of a dead deer.
Posted: 06/21/2013 - Western Kentucky University regents have approved a budget for the next school year that includes a 3 percent tuition increase for in-state undergraduates.
Posted: 06/21/2013 - The head of the Council on Postsecondary Education has been granted a two-year contract extension that continues his $360,000-a-year salary plus a $40,000-a-year housing allowance.
Posted: 06/21/2013 - A northern Kentucky county is at odds with nearby cities over how state funding for riverfront development should be spent.
Updated: 06/21/2013 - The Senate Republican leader is accusing the government of attacking free speech on President Barack Obama's watch.
Posted: 06/20/2013 - The White House says Twitter executive Nicole Wong is joining the Obama administration as the deputy U.S. chief technology officer.
Posted: 06/20/2013 - Former Kentucky Gov. Martha Layne Collins is drawing support in the search for a new president of Georgetown College in central Kentucky.
Updated: 06/20/2013 - U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan visited an early childhood education center in Kentucky to promote President Barack Obama's $75 billion proposal to expand access for pre-kindergarten learning.
Updated: 06/20/2013 - A Lexington attorney has been permanently disbarred after admitting to taking $631,000 from a client over a 20-year period and another $46,000 in a separate case.
Updated: 06/20/2013 - Two Democratic groups say they will air a TV ad in Kentucky attacking U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell who faces re-election next year.
Updated: 06/20/2013 - The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a western Kentucky man who pleaded guilty to killing three children and attacking their mother near Fort Campbell.
Posted: 06/07/2013 - Kentucky officials are giving no reason for the dismissal of a commissioner who oversees services for people with mental illness and disabilities.
Posted: 06/07/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear is expected to meet next week with House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers to try to work on a plan to resolve legislative redistricting.
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