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Agency: Employers can't use only debit cards to pay

Posted: 09/14/2013 - Federal regulators say companies cannot require employees to receive their pay on debit cards, citing complaints from workers of high and unexpected fees on the cards.

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Bus overturns in southwest Ohio; 35 injured

Updated: 09/14/2013 - Authorities say a Greyhound bus has overturned on an interstate in southwest Ohio and 34 people have been hurt, with injuries ranging from minor to severe.

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US-Russia reach agreement on Syria weapons

Posted: 09/14/2013 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov say they have reached an agreement on a framework for securing Syria's chemical weapons after the third day of intense negotiations in Geneva.

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Harlan County drug round-up

Posted: 09/13/2013 - The Harlan County Sheriff's Department is still looking for several people wanted in a drug round-up.

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Vehicle enforcement officers want pay raises

Posted: 09/13/2013 - Lt. Col. Keith Peercy said KVE officers' starting pay is some $9,000 a year less than that of state police troopers. He said that needs to be changed to prevent turnover within the agency that's charged with enforcing laws regarding commercial vehicles traveling Kentucky highways.

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Older state police cruisers costly to maintain

Posted: 09/13/2013 - State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer said financial woes are preventing the department from replacing older cruisers as quickly as he'd like. The result, he told lawmakers Thursday, has been high maintenance costs that have reached about $180,000 a month.

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Richie Farmer pleads guilty in government corruption case

Updated: 09/13/2013 - Richie Farmer, after playing for UK's "Unforgettables", launched a political career that came crashing down during a bid for lieutenant governor in 2011 when complaints began to surface about his management of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.

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FCC award to expand broadband in rural W.Va

Posted: 09/13/2013 - The award from the Federal Communications Commission will support an expansion of broadband infrastructure. As a result, high-speed Internet access will be expanded to at least 40,000 rural homes and businesses in West Virginia.

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Older state police cruisers costly to maintain

Posted: 09/13/2013 - More than half of the cruisers now being used by state police troopers in Kentucky have logged over 100,000 miles and are becoming costly to repair.

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