Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Thursday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2017. There are 346 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Some perspective on working for minimum wage

Some perspective on working for minimum wage

Nineteen states, including New York and California, rang in the New Year with an increase in the minimum wage.Massachusetts and Washington State now h...

January 18th, 2017 |  


On a roll, Ky. GOP should beware of overreaching

Two moments capture the 2017 General Assembly so far:• Working Kentuckians were shut out of the first hearing on two anti-union bills because th...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Wednesday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2017. There are 347 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Ja...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Guns in America and shooting back

I’m an advocate of the right to bear arms. I own several nice pistols and a shotgun. I wouldn’t mind adding a couple of more to my collect...

January 17th, 2017 |  


An inspired call for the next American generation

On Jan. 20, 1961, President John F. Kennedy, in his inaugural address, threw out a challenge to a generation of young Americans: “Ask not what y...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Tuesday, Jan. 17, the 17th day of 2017. There are 348 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Jan....

January 17th, 2017 |  


State Senate week in review

State Senate week in review

FRANKFORT—As is customary during the first week of a 30-day session, the Kentucky General Assembly concentrated on performing organizational act...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Record expungement right for Ky.

Just because someone has been incarcerated for a low-level crime doesn’t mean he or she is a bad person.A lot of people who have been convicted ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Pilotless passenger planes could be very bad idea

Pilotless passenger planes could be very bad idea

Just as a plane filled with passengers was accelerating down the runway and started to go airborne, a voice came over the speakers:“Good morning...

January 15th, 2017 |