Kentucky News

Senator Paul Wants Gruber To Give Back Money

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Kentucky Senator Rand Paul wants an investigation into Affordable Care Act architect Jonathan Gruber. Paul says Gruber could've made up to six-million dollars while being a consultant. Senator Paul says he wants Gruber to give back the money he made while he was a consultant.

New Plant Coming To Riverport

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Owensboro, KY) -- A new processing plant is coming to the Owensboro Riverport Authority. Officials said yesterday the 23-million-dollar Solvay Chemical facility will hire people to process sodium bicarbonate for delivery to customers.

Groups Allege Mining Violations

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Senator Mitch McConnell is accusing the Environmental Protection Agency of a war on coal, and promises a war of his own against the agency. Environmental advocates in Kentucky are planning to sue Frasure Creek Mining company over false pollution reports. The group claims 28-thousand violations of the Clean Water Act by Frasure…

Rides Offered To Homeless Shelters

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Georgetown, KY) -- Volunteers are providing rides to homeless shelters in Georgetown and Lexington. Groups from Gathering Place Mission in Georgetown and the Catholic Action Center in Lexington are cruising around the towns in search of folks needing a warm place to rest. The goal is to assure no one freezes to death on the…

Students Hospitalized After School Bus Crash

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Jackson, KY) -- Dozens of students are being evaluated at Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson after their school bus was involved in an accident. The bus and a car collided on Highway 15 yesterday. Police report 42 students were aboard the bus. An investigation is underway to see if the crash was weather-related.