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EKY medical school gets top honor

Posted: 04/03/2013 - UPIKE College of Osteopathic Medicine is ranked one of the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

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Coal production dropped in eastern Ky. in 2012

Posted: 04/03/2013 - Kentucky statistics show that coal production in some of the state's historically big producers dropped in 2012 to the lowest levels seen in 47 years.

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Democratic leaders bash McConnell, ask for money

Posted: 04/03/2013 - The Kentucky Democratic Party is trying to use Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell's re-election bid as a catalyst to raise money even before a serious challenger gets into the race.

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Obama to return 5 percent of salary to Treasury

Posted: 04/03/2013 - The White House says President Barack Obama will return 5 percent of his salary to the Treasury in light of automatic spending cuts that have led to furloughs for thousands of federal workers.

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State to shutter costly fuel testing lab

Posted: 04/03/2013 - Describing it as a waste of taxpayer dollars, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer said he will shutter a $3 million gasoline quality testing lab that was opened under his predecessor Richie Farmer.

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Police searching for escapee in Whitley County

Updated: 04/03/2013 - Officials tell us Shannon Wynn, 34, was behind bars in Whitley County for manufacturing meth, as well as a parole violation, and was being held on a $50,000 bond.

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Rutgers has fired men's basketball coach Mike Rice

Updated: 04/03/2013 - Rutgers has fired basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs during practice.

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Paducah nuclear plant avoids layoffs for now

Posted: 04/03/2013 - Employees at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant will still have jobs in 60 days as United States Enrichment Corporation officials continue discussions regarding future operations.

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Report: Apple to release updated phone this summer

Posted: 04/03/2013 - Apple is set for a possible summer launch of the next iPhone, rather than a fall launch like the last two models, according to a report Tuesday in The Wall Street Journal.

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Fire damages home in Floyd County

Posted: 04/03/2013 - State police say that fire started around two Wednesday morning on Plummer Fork in Floyd County.

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80th anniversary of first Everest flight marked

Posted: 04/03/2013 - The grandson of one of the first men to fly over Mount Everest says he marked the 80th anniversary of the pioneering flight by flying to the world's highest mountain.

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USDA taking applications for health care grants

Updated: 04/03/2013 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is taking applications for $3 million worth of health care projects for communities of up to 50,000 people in the eight-state Delta region.

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Specialty plate focused on lung cancer approved

Updated: 04/03/2013 - The Department of Vehicle Regulation's Special Plate Committee has approved the license plate design "Fighting Lung Cancer" by Big Daddy's Race for Time Inc., a lung cancer foundation.

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