Updated: 03/13/2014 - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear signed a $100,000 contract with a private law firm from Ashland to represent him in appealing a judge's decision allowing state recognition of same-sex marriages.
Posted: 03/13/2014 - A bill which would have prohibited mandatory membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment has failed to move forward in the Kentucky General Assembly.
Posted: 03/13/2014 - Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear told a crowd of hundreds that Jesus' command in the Bible to care for the vulnerable has guided his decisions in policy and budget
Posted: 03/12/2014 - A proposal to reduce the number of days Kentucky lawmakers are in session each year has cleared a Senate panel with bipartisan support.
Updated: 03/12/2014 - Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul could run for president and for re-election to his Senate seat at the same time under a bill approved by a state Senate committee on Wednesday.
Posted: 03/12/2014 - The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that would allow doctors to prescribe, and patients to use, cannabis-based oil for medical purposes.
Posted: 03/11/2014 - A proposed $20.3 billion, two-year state budget closely aligned with the governor's spending recommendations is headed to the Kentucky House.
Updated: 03/11/2014 - Kentucky's motor fuels tax would rise under a revenue bill that has cleared a House committee.
Posted: 03/10/2014 - The Greater Atlanta UK Alumni Club is hosting a pep rally before UK’s first game on Friday, March 14, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET at the Hawk Walk in Atlanta, Ga.
Posted: 03/10/2014 - A state budget plan awaiting action by a Kentucky House panel sticks with the governor's recommendation for a funding increase for elementary and secondary education.
Posted: 03/10/2014 - Organizers are looking for volunteers to help clean up and restore 10 Civil War sites in Kentucky.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - The harsh winter has prompted the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to urge its crews to conserve salt supplies.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - Out-of-state utility vehicles traveling to areas with widespread power outages will be able to travel until Saturday without some highway restrictions.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Advisers are meeting with eighth- and 10th-grade students across Kentucky this month in a program designed to make sure the young people are academically prepared for college or career.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - A Kentucky Senate committee has advanced a bill to allow trial use of cannabis oil to treat children suffering from severe seizures.