Posted: 07/09/2007 - House lawmakers won't return to Frankfort for a special session they say was called by Governor Ernie Fletcher in hopes it would help his chances of being re-elected in November.
Updated: 07/06/2007 - A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has ordered that a lawsuit against President Bush's domestic spying program be dismissed.
Posted: 07/05/2007 - A man with a large knife has been arrested outside a hotel in Iowa where Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama was staying.
Updated: 02/05/2010 - A Kentucky college is seeking a million dollars in state funds as part of an attempt to lure a presidential debate in 2008.
Posted: 07/03/2007 - Just when things looked darkest for I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, when prison seemed all but certain, President Bush wiped away the former White House aide's 2½-year sentence in the CIA leak case.
Posted: 07/03/2007 - Governor Ernie Fletcher has ordered state lawmakers back to Frankfort so they can work on legislation designed to give financial incentives to energy companies interested in building plants in Kentucky.
Posted: 07/03/2007 - A pricey polar bear exhibit at the Louisville Zoo and whether state university employees should have domestic partner benefits are on the legislative docket when the General Assembly convenes in special session this week.
Posted: 06/29/2007 - He had nice things to say about Kentucky's chances of doing well in the coal-to-liquid fuel movement, but a senior policy analyst with a national think tank told lawmakers to move cautiously.
Posted: 06/29/2007 - For Jessica Vautard, attending classes with students from a variety of backgrounds is a treat that can't be duplicated.
Posted: 06/28/2007 - House Speaker Jody Richards is concerned about the cost of calling lawmakers into special session and says his chamber has the option of convening and dismissing on the same day.
Posted: 06/28/2007 - Elizabeth Edwards is continuing her war of words with Ann Coulter over what's OK to say.
Posted: 06/28/2007 - The state has committed at least $2.4 million to attract two coal conversion plants to Kentucky.
Posted: 06/28/2007 - Franklin Circuit Judge Thomas Wingate has ordered reinstatement of a state Transportation Cabinet investigator whose May 2005 firing coincided with the start of the state hiring investigation.
Posted: 06/28/2007 - The Bush White House is weighing its next move in separation of powers fight with Congress that could land in federal court.
Posted: 06/27/2007 - Governor Fletcher's campaign manager says the governor has taken a stronger stand against casino gambling. Fletcher's challenger in the fall general election Democrat Steve Beshear supports efforts to legalize casino gambling in Kentucky.
Updated: 06/27/2007 - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is drawing criticism back in a television ad being run by a national group. McConnell helped revive an immigration bill this week.
Posted: 06/27/2007 - Democratic presidential contenders Hillary Rodham Clinton and Bill Richardson on Wednesday urged the Bush administration to continue a dialogue with Iran as the U.S. tries to thwart the country's pursuit of nuclear weapons.
Posted: 06/27/2007 - Gov. Ernie Fletcher, campaigning in the wake of a political scandal, spent nearly $3.5 million to win the GOP primary in his bid for re-election.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - Prosecutors are continuing to look into allegations of impropriety raised by a former state transportation official in Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration, Attorney General Greg Stumbo said.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - Had Gov. Ernie Fletcher or Democrat Steve Beshear not won their respective primaries, there would have been a runoff election that could have cost taxpayers up to $7 million.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - A former judge who authorized a special grand jury to investigate the hiring practices of Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration now is a volunteer for Fletcher's Democratic challenger, a campaign spokesman said.