Kentucky

NEW YORK | Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

NEW YORK — Duke has supplanted Kansas atop the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky, giving the Blue Devils a record number of appearances at No. 1. The Blue Devils jumped from fourth to first in Monday’s first regular-season poll. That allowed Duke to set a record with its 135th … Continue reading NEW YORK | Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

Trump’s Road Show: Whoever even heard of ‘midterm’?

Six days, eight states, 11 rallies. Scenes from the road as President Donald Trump sprints to Election Day (all times local): MONDAY, 3 p.m. WHERE: International Exposition Center, Cleveland. RUNNING TIME: 59 minutes. SIGN OF THE TIMES: A giant “Q” representing QAnon, a right-wing conspiracy metatheory born on the internet that few really quite understand. … Continue reading Trump’s Road Show: Whoever even heard of ‘midterm’?

JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. | Grocery store shooting leaves 2 dead; suspect in custody

JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. — A male suspect fatally shot a man and a woman at a Kroger grocery store on the outskirts of Louisville, Kentucky, and then exchanged fire with an armed bystander before fleeing the scene, police said. He was captured shortly afterward. Both victims died at the store, said Jeffersontown Police Chief Sam Rogers. … Continue reading JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. | Grocery store shooting leaves 2 dead; suspect in custody

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | SEC banking on some veteran stars _ even Kentucky

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.  — Kentucky’s PJ Washington says coach John Calipari has “chilled out” at practice leading up to the season. It doesn’t take as much yelling from coaches when you have a little seasoning and maturity on the roster, qualities that the Wildcats and other top Southeastern Conference teams are banking on to match — … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | SEC banking on some veteran stars _ even Kentucky

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Kentucky’s governor, top senator greet Trump

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Kentucky’s governor and senior U.S. senator have greeted President Donald Trump upon his arrival for a political rally Saturday night in Richmond, Kentucky. Trump shook hands with Gov. Matt Bevin and Sen. Mitch McConnell shortly after Air Force One landed at Lexington’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Kentucky’s governor, top senator greet Trump

Kentucky News: Hoax letter, call targeting Kentuckians’ Social Security, veteran benefits

FRANKFORT, KY – Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is warning senior citizens and military veterans to be wary of a new scam that attempts to switch their monthly bank deposit to a con artist’s bank account. Beshear’s office has recently received reports from seniors and veterans in Edmonson, Fayette, Jefferson and Spencer counties who say … Continue reading Kentucky News: Hoax letter, call targeting Kentuckians’ Social Security, veteran benefits

AP Top 25: Kentucky enters rankings for 1st time since ’07

After a season-high seven ranked teams lost, the back half of the AP college football poll got a makeover on Sunday. Five teams entered the Top 25, including No. 17 Kentucky for the first time since 2007. At the top it was mostly status quo, with Alabama, Georgia, Clemson and Ohio State staying Nos. 1-4. … Continue reading AP Top 25: Kentucky enters rankings for 1st time since ’07