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State "gas tax" will go up in July

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Officials say extra revenue from the increased "gas tax" will go toward the Road Fund, the fund that is used to maintain and construct roads in Kentucky.

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Ohio St. president retiring after remarks

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Ohio State University Gordon Gee (GHEE') is retiring following the revelation of recorded remarks in which he criticized Notre Dame, Roman Catholics and the Southeastern Conference.

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Body found on Lindsey Wilson campus

Updated: 06/04/2013 - The Adair County coroner is investigating the cause of death of a man whose body was found in the back seat of a pickup parked at an apartment building near Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia.

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IRS victims testify as new agency scandal emerges

Posted: 06/04/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The leaders of six conservative groups who say they were targeted by the Internal Revenue Service are telling Congress they have been mistreated for years by IRS agents who asked intrusive questions and delayed their applications for tax-exempt status.

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James Holmes could enter insanity plea Tuesday

Posted: 06/04/2013 - CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - The suspect in the Colorado theater massacre could enter his long-expected insanity plea, or the case could veer off on another tangent as his lawyers seek the strongest possible defense.

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Judge sentences 3 in fatal Bell County beating

Posted: 06/04/2013 - The Middlesboro Daily News reports emotions were high in the courtroom on Monday when the sentences were handed down to Brian Hatfield, Candy Maiden and Debbie Partin.

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Beshear asks EPA to rethink proposed coal regs

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear is calling for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to rethink proposed greenhouse gas regulations that he said would effectively ban new coal-fired power plants.

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Logan County, WV woman sentenced on federal charges

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Prosecutors say 46-year-old Kimberly Dawn Kinder, of Chapmanville, pleaded guilty last year to conspiring with her now-deceased husband and 58-year-old Michael L. White, also from Chapmanville, to set fire to a rental unit he owned in Boone County.

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Obama signs bill to preserve tailwater fishing

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Anglers who caught the attention of federal lawmakers have preserved access to fishing below dams on the Cumberland River in Kentucky and Tennessee.

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Police searching for suspect who broke into Allen restaurant

Posted: 06/03/2013 - Kentucky State Police are investigating an armed robbery at one Subway restaurant in the Allen community of Floyd County. Since opening last December the manager of the Subway restaurant says they have been robbed twice. The most recent incident occurring this weekend.

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