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Colo. theater shooting suspect offers guilty plea

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes have offered to have him plead guilty and serve the rest of his life in prison to avoid the death penalty.

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Publisher speeds up e-book access for libraries

Posted: 03/27/2013 - NEW YORK (AP) - The publisher of Khaled Hosseini, Harlan Coben and other popular authors has decided that it's comfortable with letting libraries offer e-book editions of brand new releases.

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US swipes at China for hacking allegations

Posted: 03/27/2013 - The U.S. has taken its first real swipe against China following accusations that Beijing is behind a widespread and systemic hacking campaign targeting U.S. businesses.

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Ohio State's Gee plans to recommend tuition freeze

Updated: 03/27/2013 - The president of Ohio State University says it's not possible to freeze tuition for out-of-state students at the moment but the university can help those students with scholarships.

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Union, FirstEnergy settle dispute at W.Va. plant

Updated: 03/27/2013 - The Utility Workers Union of America says FirstEnergy has agreed to pay union members at the Harrison Power Station more than $1 million to settle unfair labor practice charges.

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UPDATE: High court skeptical of federal marriage law

Updated: 03/27/2013 - The Supreme Court is indicating it could strike down the federal law that prevents legally married gay couples from receiving a range of federal benefits for married people.

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Russell Moore elected to top Southern Baptist role

Posted: 03/26/2013 - Russell D. Moore, a theology professor from Biloxi, Miss., has been elected as the new president of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission.

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Obama to name woman Secret Service head

Posted: 03/26/2013 - A White House official says President Barack Obama will name Julia Pierson as the first female director of the Secret Servic

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McConnell talks about need for compromise in DC

Posted: 03/26/2013 - U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is talking about the need for bipartisan compromise between lawmakers on the big issues facing the country.

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Nike's Tiger Woods ad draws critics

Posted: 03/26/2013 - Nike is causing a social media storm with its latest online ad showing a picture of Tiger Woods overlaid with a quote from him, "Winning takes care of everything."

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10 Things to know for Tuesday

Updated: 03/26/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday.

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Actor James Cromwell pleads no contest in Wis.

Posted: 03/25/2013 - Actor James Cromwell has pleaded no contest to disrupting a University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents meeting last month while protesting cat experiments at the school.

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EPA adds to W.Va.'s list of impaired waterways

Updated: 03/25/2013 - Federal regulators say the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection improperly left 255 streams totaling 1,000 miles off a list of impaired waterways it submitted for approval last fall.

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Patriot eyeing Ky. for bioenergy plant

Posted: 03/25/2013 - A bioenergy company has been scouting out locations and buildings in a Corbin business park as it looks for a site to build a plant processing sugar beets into fuel.

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Funding source for Paducah plant cleanup uncertain

Posted: 03/25/2013 - A funding source and start date for the cleanup of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant is uncertain as officials try to grapple with budget issues and when the facility will cease operations.

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Talks continue on industrial hemp legislation

Posted: 03/25/2013 - House Floor Leader Rocky Adkins is reporting progress in negotiations on a bill that would allow Kentucky to quickly license hemp growers if the federal government ever lifts a ban on the crop.

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