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Read the latest Kentucky news & articles from Central Kentucky via the Lexington Herald-Leader in Lexington KY.
  1. Kentucky attorney general sues national opioid distributor

    There are just over 38,000 people living in Floyd County, among the mountains of eastern Kentucky. Yet between 2010 and 2016, a San Francisco-based pharmaceutical distributor shipped more than 18 … Click to Continue »
  2. Prosecutors to seek 21-month sentence for Paul's neighbor

    Federal prosecutors will seek a 21-month prison sentence for the man accused of tackling U.S. Sen. Rand Paul in the Kentucky lawmaker's yard, according to a court document that says … Click to Continue »
  3. Lawmakers continue quick work on victims' rights proposal

    Kentucky lawmakers are moving quickly on a proposal to award constitutional protections to crime victims. A House committee on Monday advanced the proposed constitutional amendment to ensure victims have a … Click to Continue »
  4. Suspect arrested in slayings of SE Indiana man, daughter

    Indiana State Police say a suspect has been arrested in the slayings of an elderly southeastern¬†Indiana man and his daughter. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles (WEEL'-ihs) says the suspect was arrested Saturday … Click to Continue »
  5. 2 found dead in Kentucky home after blaze

    Police say two women have been found dead after a fire at a residence in southeastern Kentucky. The blaze was reported early Monday at a home in Clay County. Kentucky … Click to Continue »

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