- 2 die in Estill County house fire Updated: May-24-15 1:24 pm
IRVINE, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police say two people have died in a house fire in Estill County.
- Kentucky's general election filled with political 'firsts' Updated: May-24-15 10:32 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Ryan Quarles has some streaks of gray in his hair, which can seem odd when he tells people why they should vote for him.
- Kentucky state senator acquitted of DUI, guilty of speeding Updated: May-22-15 3:35 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Republican state Sen. Brandon Smith has been acquitted of driving under the influence of alcohol.
- McConnell said he will endorse GOP nominee for governor Updated: May-20-15 12:28 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell said he will endorse Kentucky's Republican nominee for governor once the results are official.
- Kentucky State Police part of effort targeting seat belt use Updated: May-20-15 4:06 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police officials say the agency is participating in a six-state effort targeting seat belt use and proper child safety seat use.
- GOP primary for governor in Kentucky too close to call Updated: May-19-15 10:19 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's volatile Republican primary for governor ended in a virtual tie Tuesday night as only a handful of votes separated Matt Bevin and James Comer.
- State Sen. Westerfield wins Republican nomination for AG Updated: May-19-15 9:28 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - State Sen. Whitney Westerfield has won the Republican nomination for Kentucky attorney general.
- Jack Conway wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky governor Updated: May-19-15 7:04 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Attorney General Jack Conway has easily won the Democratic nomination for Kentucky governor.
- Kentucky voters weigh hotly contested GOP governor's primary Updated: May-19-15 7:03 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - As a bitterly contested Republican primary for governor wound to a close, Kentucky voters headed to the polls Tuesday to sort through the contenders in both parties - and weigh in on some of the allegations that have surfaced on the Republican side.
- GOP candidates stay out of spotlight on campaign's final day Updated: May-18-15 1:09 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's Republican candidates for governor wrapped up their campaigns on Monday with a series of low-key events across the state following a tense primary season that highlighted the growing pains of a party that has long been dominated in state elections.
- GOP candidates for governor search for votes in last weekend Updated: May-16-15 9:52 pm
FALLS OF ROUGH, Kentucky - Three days before Kentucky's Republican primary for governor, three candidates have a chance to win.
- Backgrounds key in race devoid of policy differences Updated: May-15-15 4:47 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - John Fox will vote for you if you love guns and want to outlaw abortion.
- Heiner critical of Comer, Bevin reaction to abuse allegation Updated: May-15-15 7:47 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - After saying he would not comment on allegations that James Comer abused his college girlfriend, Republican candidate for governor Hal Heiner has a new TV ad that criticizes Comer and Matt Bevin for not protecting the woman.
- State police identify trooper who shot western Kentucky man Updated: May-15-15 4:08 am
EDDYVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police have identified the trooper involved in a shooting in western Kentucky.
- After Senate failure, Bevin returns with strong primary bid Updated: May-14-15 7:13 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - About this time last year, Matt Bevin had a campaign rally where no one showed up.
- Ky.'s high court vacates student's drug conviction Updated: May-14-15 7:10 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Ruling that a fraternity house should be considered a private residence, Kentucky's Supreme Court on Thursday set aside a college student's drug conviction after police entered without a search warrant and were pointed to his room, where they found marijuana.
- Court: Cops don't have to give DUI tests in specific order Updated: May-14-15 5:20 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Police officers don't have to follow a specific order when asking suspected drunken drivers to submit to breath or blood testing to determine their blood-alcohol concentration, the Kentucky Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
- Kentucky man shot to death on his birthday Updated: May-14-15 3:16 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police say three more arrests have been made in the investigation of the death of a man on his birthday in Lexington.
- Grimes predicts 10 percent turnout for Tuesday's primary Updated: May-14-15 5:23 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - One of every 10 of Kentucky's 3.1 million registered voters is expected to vote in Tuesday's primary elections.
- Comer's wife, women allies campaign after abuse allegations Updated: May-13-15 5:11 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Republican candidate for governor James Comer's wife and about two dozen political supporters spoke on his behalf Wednesday, trying to take the spotlight off of abuse allegations leveled by a former girlfriend.
- Newcomer vs. Grimes in Kentucky secretary of state primary Updated: May-13-15 1:08 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - It has all the makings of a mismatch. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes has name recognition and a hefty amount of campaign cash for her re-election bid, while her primary election challenger is a little-known newcomer who hasn't sought campaign donations.
- Police say Fort Knox Lt. Col. fatally shot daughter, himself Updated: May-13-15 5:55 am
VINE GROVE, Kentucky - Kentucky State Police have identified a father who they say killed his 11-year-old daughter before turning the gun on himself as a Fort Knox commander.
- Western Kentucky ferry closed due to mechanical problem Updated: May-13-15 4:07 am
HICKMAN, Kentucky - A western Kentucky ferry that is the only direct route between Kentucky and Missouri has closed until further notice due to a mechanical issue.
- Major Kentucky candidates for governor will refuse EPA plan Updated: May-13-15 3:35 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentuckians won't know who their next governor is until after the November election, but they do know he won't comply with the EPA's coal regulations.
- Conway: Anti-competitive practices lead to higher gas prices Updated: May-12-15 6:21 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway sued Marathon Petroleum Co. on Tuesday, claiming its control of the state's wholesale gasoline market has "been allowed to run rampant" and results in higher prices at the pump.