The Senate Democratic Caucus voted to remove former governor and current state Sen. Julian Carroll as minority whip on Sunday and called on him to resign following a TV report that Carroll propositioned and allegedly groped a then-30-year-old man in 2005.
A state ethics panel unanimously dismissed two formal complaints filed against Gov. Matt Bevin on Wednesday over his purchase of a home through a friend and political donor, according to the Executive Branch Ethics Commission. The complaints alleged that Bevin used his public office for personal gain when he bought a house in Anchorage from Neil Ramsey, a Bevin appointee to the Kentucky Retirement Systems Board of Trustees, for well below its assessed value.
The couples who sued Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in 2015 to be granted marriage licenses are entitled to nearly $225,000 in legal fees and court costs, and the state of Kentucky — not Davis herself or Rowan County — is responsible, a federal judge ruled Friday.
A highway network in Eastern Kentucky and other areas of Appalachia has created billions of dollars worth of benefits, according to a study released Thursday. Economic activity associated with the Appalachian Development Highway System has helped create or support more than 168,000 jobs in the 13-state Appalachian region, with $7.3 billion in added income for workers in 2015, the study said.
It’s taken a state panel almost half the time the four-year Civil War was fought to keep its promise to start to produce educational materials for the public about the controversial statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis in the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda.
Gov. Matt Bevin’s mansion and the 10 acres it sits on is worth $1.39 million, far less than the value set by the Jefferson County Property Valuation Administrator, the governor’s appraiser told an appeals board Wednesday.
A state ethics panel Monday advised Attorney General Andy Beshear so long as he still might run for governor in 2019, he should not investigate Gov. Matt Bevin and instead refer any investigation to a separate law enforcement entity.
Immigrants crammed into a broiling tractor-trailer in Texas are recounting a horrific journey during which they had no water, took turns breathing from a single air hole and pounded on the sides to try to get the driver's attention.
A woman approached the back of a Minneapolis police car and "slapped" it shortly before an Australian woman was shot and killed by an officer, according to a search warrant filed by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Ohio on Tuesday as the U.S. Senate will vote on whether to open debate on legislation to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law.
Craig Potts, executive director of Kentucky Heritage Council, explains the task of a new committee set up to create educational materials to accompany a controversial statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis in the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda.
State hopes to provide better interpretation of Jefferson Davis statue in Capitol