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Jefferson Davis Statue

Kentucky Commission Will Not Remove Jefferson Davis Statue From Capitol

A state commission will not remove a statue of Jefferson Davis from the Capitol, saying the likeness of the Confederate president juxtaposes nicely with an imposing statue of fellow Kentucky native Abraham Lincoln as a testimony to the state’s divisive history during and after the Civil War.

08/06/2015

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 04: Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts in the post game press conference with Andrew Harrison #5 and Willie Cauley-Stein #15 after being defeated by the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Kentucky 71-64. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Five Things: Duke Dominates And Badgers Beat The Unbeaten

The Blue Devils and Badgers play for the title tonight at 9:18 p.m. ET on CBS.

04/06/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 15: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates on the court with his team after defeating the Arkansas Razorbacks 78-63 in the championship game of the SEC basketball tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 15, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Five NCAA Tournament Teams That Could Beat Kentucky

Kentucky enters the NCAA Tournament undefeated at 34-0, and for the most part of the season have looked dominant, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a handful teams that could potentially upset the Wildcats

03/18/2015

Scene of a police chase resulting in a crash in Baltimore County. Officer shot, injured. Suspect shot and killed. (Credit: Steve Dorsey/All-News 99.1)

16-Year-Old Killed in Shootout With Md. Police Suspected of Killing Family

Friends and relatives of a 16-year-old boy killed in a shootout with police in Maryland struggled to understand how the faithful churchgoer and high school ROTC student could end up as the suspect in the slaying of his parents and younger sister in Kentucky.

02/16/2015

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Same-Sex Couples File Supreme Court Appeal

Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide.

11/14/2014

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks as his wife Elaine Chao looks on during an election rally at Bluegrass Airport on Nov. 3, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. (credit: Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

McConnell Victory Speech: We Begin New ‘Race To Turn This Country Around’

Republicans are off to a good start on election night with a victory by GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell.

11/04/2014

Former President Bill Clinton campaigns with U.S. Senate Democratic candidate and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes on Oct. 21, 2014 in Owensboro, Ky. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Bill Clinton: I Know Many Kentucky Voters Are Angry At Obama

Bill Clinton said he knows many Kentucky voters are angry at President Barack Obama, but he urged them Tuesday not to take it out on Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in her bid to unseat a 30-year Senate incumbent.

10/22/2014

Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) and  Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) prepare with host Bill Goodman before their debate on "Kentucky Tonight" at the KET Network Center on Oct. 13, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. (credit: (credit: Pablo Alcala-Pool/Getty Images)

Poll: McConnell Only Holds One-Point Lead Over Grimes In Senate Race

A new poll shows that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell only has a one-point lead over Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes for his Kentucky Senate seat.

10/21/2014

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) prepares for her debate with Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) on "Kentucky Tonight" at the KET Network Center on Oct. 13, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. (credit: Pablo Alcala-Pool/Getty Images)

Dem Senatorial Campaign Committee Ads Off The Air In Kentucky Senate Race

In the final weeks of a cross-country battle for Senate control, officials in both political parties are making multimillion-dollar advertising decisions that offer clues about where the real battlefields lie.

10/15/2014

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) prepares for her debate with Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) on "Kentucky Tonight" at the KET Network Center on Oct. 13, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. (credit: Pablo Alcala-Pool/Getty Images)

Grimes Still Refuses To Say If She Voted For Obama: It Would ‘Compromise A Constitutional Right’

Despite her pledge, Grimes stuck to her days-long refusal to say if she voted for Obama in 2008 and 2012. She insisted that if she answered the question, it would “compromise a constitutional right” to cast a secret ballot.

10/14/2014

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