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U.S. Congressman James Comer of Kentucky's 1st District says the new Congressional Budget Office analysis of the Republican healthcare plan shows lower insurance premiums and a reduction of the federal deficit.

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A Jefferson County grand jury has declined to return an indictment in connection with the sex scandal involving the University of Louisville men’s basketball program.

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Many companies in Kentucky say the jobs are out there, but the workers are not. 

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At several power plants around Kentucky, coal ash is mixed with water and stored in gigantic ponds. These ponds typically hold millions of gallons of sludge that contains dangerous contaminants like mercury, cadmium and arsenic. They sit in and around residential neighborhoods. And as WFPL’s Erica Peterson reports, many people living near the plants are still in the dark about what would happen in the event of an emergency.  

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Officials are seeking artifacts to display when the International Bluegrass Music Museum opens in a new, larger location next year.

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The state of Kentucky has created a new scholarship for its residents to fill skilled jobs in high demand.

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A southern Illinois man will spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally stabbing two bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery.

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An aluminum company is investing 125-million dollars to build a new mill in west Kentucky.

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The Senate has elevated a federal trial court judge to fill the first appeals court vacancy in more than a year.

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Members of an Amish community in Kentucky may take their cases to court after being cited for violating an ordinance requiring horses to wear bags to catch their droppings.

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