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Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is asking to intervene in another open records dispute between a university and student publications. Beshear said in a statement on Thursday that he filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Western Kentucky University against its student newspaper, the College Heights Herald, and the Kentucky Kernel, the student newspaper at the University of Kentucky.At issue is the university's refusal to turn over records related to investigations into…
03.24 / 10:44
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03.24 / 10:43
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—One bad half doomed the Bellarmine Knights in the NCAA Division II national semifinals Thursday as top-seeded Fairmont State sprinted to a 23-point lead in the first period then held off the Knights for a 79-68 victory. In the opening 20 minutes, the Knights went 0-for-8 from three-point range and committed 12 turnovers […
03.24 / 10:23
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Boasting one of the country’s top air shows and largest annual fireworks spectaculars, spaces for exclusive viewing at the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Opening Ceremonies – Thunder Over Louisville – go quickly. They’re some of the hottest tickets in town! No one can claim a better seat in the city for the show than the Kentucky […]…
03.24 / 10:07
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When the Food and Drug Administration created controls in January on how farmers can give antibiotics to livestock, scientists concerned about antibiotic resistance and advocates for animal welfare called it a historic shift in how meat animals are raised. But a new federal report , released last week, says the long-awaited FDA initiative — first attempted back in 1977 — falls short in so many areas that it may not create the change that backers hoped for. The FDA initiative, which was cre…
03.24 / 09:54
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Uber is in crisis. This week the president resigned, after just six months on the job. Morale has been shaken, following a damning account of sexual harassment. The board of directors is so concerned about the CEO's ability to lead, they're looking for a No. 2 to help steer the company. And now — in a curious plot twist — media mogul Arianna Huffington is emerging as chief of Uber's campaign for culture change. The company decided to hold a conference call on Tuesday with reporters. Huf…
03.24 / 09:54
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Oh people: it's been one of those weeks again. The focus on immigration continues, as the government promises to punish sanctuary cities and cities that have chosen not to do ICE's work for it by detaining undocumented immigrants until that agency can collect them for deportation. A number of police departments, including the LAPD, have indicated widespread fear of deportation in immigrant communities has had deleterious effects on how the police do their jobs. Stories like this one just…
03.24 / 08:46
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03.24 / 08:35
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Kentucky state parks officials say they're looking for alternative recreational uses for two nine-hole golf…
03.24 / 07:26
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Attorney General Andy Beshear has filed a motion in Warren Circuit Court seeking to intervene in Western Kentucky University’s lawsuit against two student newspapers. The university denied requested documents by its college newspaper, the College Heights Herald, and the Kentucky Kernel, the University of Kentucky’s student newspaper. The university also refused to allow Beshear’s office [R…
03.24 / 07:06
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President Donald Trump wants the House to vote on the health care bill, and Republicans say a vote will occur Friday. White House officials had a simple message to a divided House Republican caucus on the bill: "Let's vote."Republicans emerging from the closed-door meeting Thursday said they will vote Friday afternoon even though leadership is still trying to secure the votes.Senior White House adviser Steve Bannon told reporters as he left the meeting Thursday night that the…
03.24 / 06:21
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Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is asking to intervene in another open records dispute between a university and student…
03.24 / 06:21
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Well after talking about spring, wishing for spring, feeling spring-like with the weather and then wishing for spring again, it is finally, officially spring, and it happened this week. There is no turning back now, and even if we run into a Keeneland snowfall (which is traditional) we are out of the long haul of…
03.24 / 06:01
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A Louisville-area company announced the opening of a new 15,000 square foot pet boarding, daycare, grooming, and training resort called the Pet Station Country Club. The Pet Station Country Club amenities are unlike anything in the region, and include a 4,000-square foot indoor dog park complete with a custom-engineered obstacle course. The park is temperature-controlled…
03.24 / 06:01
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By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward When seventh-grader Cailin Kernan decided to sign up for disc golf at Beaumont Middle School, she was unfazed at being the first girl in the club. Cailin simply knew she liked disc golf better than soccer, swimming, or gymnastics. “I hadn’t found a sport yet, but I tried [&#…
03.24 / 06:01
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Tuesday, Med Center Health reported patient billing records may have been compromised. Med Center Health will notify impacted patients in writing within the next two weeks with an offer of free credit monitoring and identity protection services for one…
03.24 / 05:55
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: Republican leaders in Washington are scrambling to save their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The House of Representatives was supposed to vote on the health care bill today, but with Republicans divided over just how far they should go with their changes, the vote was postponed. NPR congressional correspondent Susan Davis is following all this at the Capitol. Hi there, Sue. SUSAN DAVIS, BYLINE: Hey, Kelly.…
03.24 / 05:33
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: And to help us understand what's happening on Capitol Hill tonight, I am joined by NPR's Ron Elving. Hello there, Ron. RON ELVING, BYLINE: Good to be with you, Kelly. MCEVERS: So tonight the president threatened that if the House does not vote on this tomorrow and does not pass their own health care bill, that he is going to move on and leave Obamacare in place. How serious a threat is that do you think? ELVING: It sounds pretty…
03.24 / 05:33
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University of Kentucky dental students will participate in their annual $5 screening program on March 28 and April 1 at the College of Dentistry Building. Available on select dates, screenings include limited x-rays and a limited review for tooth decay. Participants can support UK dental students as they prepare for their licensing exam and get…
03.24 / 04:57
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USDA’s Rural Development, which helps provide water, power, broadband, housing, and small business loans in rural America, gets identified for deep cuts in the president’s budget proposal. The proposal, which is just the first salvo in the budget battle, also recommends eliminating agencies like the Appalachian Regional Commission and the Delta Regional Authority. President Trump’s […
03.24 / 04:57
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