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Sandmann attorney on settlement with CNN: The media ‘forever defined’ him as a racist

More lawsuits could be imminent in Covington Catholic teen Nicholas Sandmann’s case, attorney and newly launched U.S. congressional candidate Todd McMurtry, R-K.Y., teased Wednesday.

Kentucky coal miners block train carrying coal shipment, claim they’re owed pay

A group of Kentucky coal miners and their families on Monday stood on top of railroad tracks and blocked a train carrying a large shipment of coal from leaving a mine after claiming they were never paid for almost a month’s worth of work, according to reports.

Squawk leads to Kentucky officers nabbing ‘hostile’ chicken: ‘Into the beak of danger’

Two Kentucky police officers are being hailed for their “unflappable bravery” and “MacGyver-like ingenuity” in the plucking of a human-terrorizing “very hostile chicken.”

Kentucky woman who operated BDSM business gets 15 years for sex trafficking: DOJ

A Kentucky woman who operated a BDSM business was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison plus 20 years of supervised release for sex trafficking two female victims, according to the Department of Justice.

Former Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin criticized for comments on pardon of convicted child rapist

Former Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin defended his pardon of a man found guilty of raping a 9-year-old child, saying the conviction was not based on physical evidence because “both hymens were intact.” 

Kentucky’s defeated Gov. Bevin pardoned 428 since election day, prompting harsh criticism: report

After conceding to Democrat Andy Beshear’s victory — but before giving up his governorship — Kentucky’s now-former Republican Gov. Matt Bevin pardoned 428 people between election day through the end of his term Monday, according to the Secretary of State’s Office, including some who committed violent offenses.

Lawyer for Clinton Portis, one of 10 retired NFL players charged in federal fraud case, reacts

An attorney for Clinton Portis, a former Pro Bowl running back among 10 former NFL players who are facing federal charges in an alleged scheme to defraud the league’s healthcare program for retired players, said his client has been caught off-guard by the allegations.

Man says spiral light bulb filled with ladybugs almost burned down house

A Kentucky man’s warning about a spiral light bulb nearly causing his home to catch fire is as gross as it is shocking.

Kentucky high school students allegedly attacked autistic teen in bathroom, leaving him unconscious in pool of blood, reports say

An autistic high schooler was found in a pool of blood after he was allegedly beaten and knocked unconscious by several students at a Kentucky high school last Thursday, according to local reports.

Bill Maher says Trump may rip page from Kentucky gov’s ‘playbook’: ‘I’m not leaving. Make me’

“Real Time” host Bill Maher said Friday night that he feared President Trump’s 2020 “playbook,” should the president lose his reelection bid, may include immitating Republican Matt Bevin’s refusal to concede defeat in the Kentucky governor’s race.

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin raises voter-fraud concerns as unofficial tally has him trailing by 5,000 votes

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin voiced concerns Wednesday night that voter fraud may have played a role in the state’s gubernatorial election – after an unofficial count placed the incumbent about 5,000 votes behind his Democratic challenger.