The Associated Press is reporting that four Kentucky couples are suing a County Clerk who is refusing to issue gay-marriage licenses -- or any marriage licenses at all -- following the U.S. Supreme decision that same-sex couples have a legal right ... (MORE)
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says there will be lane closures on Interstate 65 in northern Hardin County during the next couple of weeks. The northbound lanes will be affected starting Sunday night, with the inside ...(MORE)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — School officials say a kindergartner and a first-grader took two handguns — one of them loaded — to an eastern Kentucky elementary school. Knox County schools spokesman Frank Shelton says a student saw the guns on ...(MORE)
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in parts of Kentucky affected by severe winter storms. The White House said the disaster declaration was signed Thursday, ordering federal aid to help state and local recove ...(MORE)
PARIS, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky company says it's expanding its operation in Paris, Kentucky, a move that's expected to create up to 30 jobs. Paris Machining LLC says it will invest $4.2 million to expand its automotive products facili ...(MORE)
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Campaigns halt as Greeks face tough referendum choice
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Campaigns halt in Greece on Saturday on the eve of a closely watched bailout referendum - with voters in a dead heat over whether to defy creditors and push for better repayment terms or essentially seek new political leadership to find a compromise. Political rallies and publication of new opinion polls are banned 24 hours before Sunday's referendum called by left-wing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who has promised to ease austerity after six years of recession....
Would euro departure help or hurt Europe's currency union?
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - With aid negotiations off and ATMs running out of money, it's not speculation any more. Greece could leave the euro. And soon. What would that mean for the Greek people and for the European Union's 16-year-old shared currency - the crown jewel of a six-decade-old project in binding Europe's countries closer together?...
Government faces burden in proving airlines worked together
WASHINGTON (AP) - As the Justice Department launches an investigation into possible collusion in the airline industry, experts say the government faces the burden of proving that carriers were deliberately signaling business decisions to each other. Airlines routinely increase flights based on demand. A particularly cold winter in the Northeast, for instance, might merit more flights to the Caribbean. And sometimes, routes are cut because there isn't enough demand. Nothing is illegal about ...