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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Imar Hutchins imagines his grandfather in swathes of bright color, in photographs of Muhammad Ali reading to children and in snippets of death threats he received throughout his long life, including one from the Louisville KKK: "NO GOOD N----- YOU SHOULD BE SHOT FOR …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky county judge-executive has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $38,000 in state grant money.A statement from Attorney General Andy Beshear says 57-year-old Wallace Taylor accepted a deal Friday and pleaded guilty to one count of abuse of public trust …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Part of a Kentucky triathlon has been canceled over toxic algae blooms in the Ohio River.News outlets report a statement by The Ironman Group says officials have determined after water testing that it is necessary to cancel the swim portion of Sunday's 2019 Ironman …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Democratic Party contends in a new lawsuit that the State Board of Elections placed 175,000 registered voters on an "inactive list," possibly infringing on their right to vote.The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Kentucky Democratic Party Chairman Ben Self …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge in Louisville declared Thursday that the Republican candidate for Kentucky attorney general has the necessary law credentials to run for that office.Daniel Cameron's legal resume was challenged by Louisville resident Joseph L. Jackson, who filed a lawsuit …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Department for Public Health says it is monitoring a growing number of cases of illness related to e-cigarette use or vaping.The commissioner for the Department for Public Health, Dr. Angela Dearinger, says the public should refrain from these products. As …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is trying to keep the spotlight on Kentucky's settlement with the manufacturer of the powerful prescription painkiller OxyContin in a new TV ad attacking his Democratic challenger.The ad released Tuesday continues one of Bevin's most frequent …
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — In a story Oct. 5 about the Kentucky governor's race, The Associated Press misspelled the name of a Pike County businessman. His name is Greg May, not Grey May.A corrected version of the story is below:RGA pulls Bevin ad with man accused of sexual misconductA national …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky school teacher who moonlights as an Uber driver to make ends meet is being featured in a political ad sharply critical of Gov. Matt Bevin and supportive of his opponent in the gubernatorial race, Democrat Andy Beshear.With the TV ad's release Monday, teacher …
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Richard Mandella experienced the highest high and lowest low at Santa Anita on Saturday, with Omaha Beach successfully winning his comeback after a six-month layoff while another of the trainer's horses died of a suspected heart attack.Former Kentucky Derby favorite …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In a state that places a high value on college sports, a Kentucky lawmaker has drafted a bill that would allow student-athletes to profit from their names, images and likenesses.State Sen. Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville, told The Courier Journal he modeled his bill …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin pressed to move the impeachment inquiry in Washington to the forefront of his own tough reelection campaign in Kentucky on Friday, unabashedly lashing his political future to President Donald Trump.In a news conference outside the Governor's …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton pushed back Friday against Gov. Matt Bevin's explanation for dropping her from his reelection ticket, saying she was unaware of any disagreements about her priorities until the governor discussed their political split at a tea party …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's comments on whey he dropped his lieutenant governor from his reelection ticket (all times local):___11:50 a.m.Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton says she never heard any concerns from Gov. Matt Bevin about her priorities in office …
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — In a hard-hitting debate that exposed their mutual rancor, Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic challenger Andy Beshear traded swipes Thursday over casino gambling and support for higher education in the first of several fall debates leading up to next …
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a debate between Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic challenger Andy Beshear (all times local):___2 p.m.Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic challenger Andy Beshear bickered over legalizing casino gambling during an hourlong debate in western …
HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — At the front of a parade through downtown Hazard, Andy Beshear briskly crisscrossed the street to greet more people. The Democratic candidate for governor of Kentucky was mining for support in coal country, where voters have swung to the GOP as coal jobs vanish.Not far …
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said Tuesday that he'll push to exempt military veterans' retirement from state taxation if he wins a second term in November. It's part of the Republican incumbent's comprehensive tax proposal.Bevin, a former Army officer, promoted the tax …
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's former House speaker says he won't run for reelection in 2020, capping a long legislative career tarnished by his involvement in a secret sexual harassment settlement.Republican state Rep. Jeff Hoover said in a statement that it will be the right time for …
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — University of Kentucky police say they're investigating a rape that happened in a campus dorm.News outlets report a female student told university police that she was sexually assaulted by a male student sometime after midnight Sunday morning.A crime bulletin says the …

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