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Guards tell Poor People’s Campaign only 2 activists can enter Kentucky statehouse

Guards tell Poor People’s Campaign only 2 activists can enter Kentucky statehouse

Activists from the Poor People’s Campaign — a multi-state campaign focused on issues such as poverty, housing, systemic racism, increased military spending, and labor rights — were denied entry into

Kentucky attorney general sues Walgreens, alleges company is adding to state’s opioid crisis

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear filed a lawsuit Thursday against Walgreens, claiming the company allegedly failed to properly monitor large shipments and sales of opioids…
Former Kentucky Wildcats Safety Was Arrested With $95K, Cocaine, and Weed

Former Kentucky Wildcats Safety Was Arrested With $95K, Cocaine, and Weed

Kentucky safety Marcus Walker was arrested May 24 on drug trafficking charges, according to a new report. Walker was found in possession of nearly $100,000 in cash in addition to cocaine and
Why Kentucky Is Suing Walgreens Over the Opioid Crisis

Why Kentucky Is Suing Walgreens Over the Opioid Crisis

The lawsuit claims that the crisis was "man-made."

Kentucky AG Sues Walgreens Over Massive Opioid Sales

Reuters: Kentucky’s attorney general on Thursday sued Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA.O), accusing the company of playing a dual role in propagating an opioid epidemic in the state as both a
In Conservative Kentucky, Power of Female Candidates Is Tested in Key House Race

In Conservative Kentucky, Power of Female Candidates Is Tested in Key House Race

Amy McGrath, the Democratic nominee for a House seat in Kentucky, will need to win rural, traditionally Republican parts of her district as well as more Democratic-leaning cities like Frankfort,
In Conservative Kentucky, Power of Female Candidates Is Tested in Key House Race

In Conservative Kentucky, Power of Female Candidates Is Tested in Key House Race

Amy McGrath, the Democratic nominee for a House seat in Kentucky, will need to win rural, traditionally Republican parts of her district as well as more Democratic-leaning cities like Frankfort,
Thousands of Bourbon Barrels Come Crashing Down in Kentucky

Thousands of Bourbon Barrels Come Crashing Down in Kentucky

Warehouse No. 30 on the Barton 1792 Distillery campus in Bardstown, Ky., partly collapsed on Friday. About 9,000 barrels were amid the rubble.
Thousands of Bourbon Barrels Come Crashing Down in Kentucky

Thousands of Bourbon Barrels Come Crashing Down in Kentucky

Warehouse No. 30 on the Barton 1792 Distillery campus in Bardstown, Ky., partly collapsed on Friday. About 9,000 barrels were amid the rubble.
The internet mourns for the thousands of whiskey barrels destroyed in warehouse collapse

The internet mourns for the thousands of whiskey barrels destroyed in warehouse collapse

RIP, delicious bourbon. The post The internet mourns for the thousands of whiskey barrels destroyed in warehouse collapse appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Rand Paul Sues Neighbor Who Attacked Him

Rand Paul Sues Neighbor Who Attacked Him

Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky filed a civil lawsuit against the neighbor who attacked him in his front yard last year. The neighbor was sentenced to 30 days in prison earlier this month.
Editorial: Democrats Appealing to the Heart? Yes, Please

Editorial: Democrats Appealing to the Heart? Yes, Please

Amy McGrath thanking her volunteers for their support a day before she won the Democratic primary last month for a House seat representing Lexington, Ky.
Rejected by A.A.

Rejected by A.A.

The applause rang out in the drab meeting hall across the river from David Hockenbury’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. David’s heart was pounding, and he felt his cheeks flush under the gaze of the
Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Dr. Van Breeding, director of medical affairs at a hospital in Whitesburg, Ky., examining a patient. Nearly one in three of Kentucky residents receive Medicaid benefits, and the state estimated that
Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Dr. Van Breeding, director of medical affairs at a hospital in Whitesburg, Ky., examining a patient. Nearly one in three of Kentucky residents receive Medicaid benefits, and the state estimated that
Federal judge blocks Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirements

Federal judge blocks Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirements

A federal judge blocked Kentucky’s work requirement waiver Friday, meaning tens of thousands of low-income residents will not need to report working or volunteering at least 20 hours of work a week to

Judge Blocks Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Requirement

A federal judge ruled that the Trump administration acted in an “arbitrary and capricious” manner when it allowed Kentucky to become the first state in the nation to require that low-income people
Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Judge Strikes Down Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rules

Dr. Van Breeding, director of medical affairs at a hospital in Whitesburg, Ky., examining a patient. Nearly one in three of Kentucky residents receive Medicaid benefits, and the state estimated that
Federal Judge Blocks Work Requirements for Medicaid, Thwarting Trump

Federal Judge Blocks Work Requirements for Medicaid, Thwarting Trump

Judge said waiver was arbitrary and capricious, demands HHS conduct new review.
Gov. Bevin didn’t have reason to stop protesters from entering statehouse, attorney general says

Gov. Bevin didn’t have reason to stop protesters from entering statehouse, attorney general says

State-imposed limits on activists’ access to the Kentucky Capitol violated the law, Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear (D) said in a legal opinion on Monday. Activists from the Poor People’s