School leader's sacrifice starts a movement - CNN ... to take a $90K pay cut to give livable wage to 24 workers Move by Burse, president of Kentucky State University, gave them a 40% raise Burse... 01/30/2015 - 12:34 pm | View Link
AAUW and Pantene Announce Nearly $50,000 in Grants to 11 Student-Led ... - Morningstar.com ... the College at Brockport in New York; Murray State University in Kentucky; Napa Valley College in California; 01/29/2015 - 9:54 am | View Link
State may teach coding as foreign language - USA Today ... nearly a quarter of the state lacking access to broadband Internet, computer code may already seem like Greek to many students in Kentucky. 01/29/2015 - 5:11 am | View Link
Kidnapping Suspect Caught In Kentucky - Huffington Post KC kidnapping suspect arrested in Ky. - Corrections Connection 01/28/2015 - 9:51 am | View Link
Bill Would Ensure Telecom Landlines Stay Active in Kentucky - TMC Net Two bills about telecommunications in the state are making their way through the Kentucky legislature, and lawmakers are being quick to assure 01/27/2015 - 8:18 am | View Link
Penn State Set to Take on No. 26 Kentucky UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.- The Penn State women's tennis team heads off on the road for the final time before their home opener as the Nittany Lions travel to Lexington, Kentucky to battle the No. 26 Kentucky Wildcats. The Wildcats made one of the biggest leaps ... 01/30/2015 - 6:16 am | View Link
Night Court: Ohio State smashes Maryland; Kentucky halfway to 40-0 Hey, that's a good win: Ohio State smears Maryland. The Buckeyes needed another prove-it game in part because it feels like a lot of people are still doubting this team's top-20 worthiness, if you will. Last year's group was so sad on offense, it soured a ... 01/30/2015 - 1:54 am | View Link
Kentucky State Suffers Disappointing Loss To Miles, 68-66 He's been called the Evil Genius, and he's been fined for spying on an opponent. And now there are questions about deflated footballs. Any visual portrait of Bill Belichick likely has him wearing a hoodie - and a scowl. Many of his media duties are marked ... 01/29/2015 - 5:01 pm | View Link
Murray State extends winning streak to 16 with 85-78 OT win MURRAY, Ky. -- Cameron Payne and Jarvis Williams turned in double-doubles and Murray State rallied to beat Eastern Kentucky 85-78 in overtime Thursday night to run the Racers' winning streak to 16. The Racers remained unbeaten in the Ohio Valley Conference ... 01/29/2015 - 4:32 pm | View Link
Islamic State hostage deadline passes as confusion reigns over swap terms IRBIL, Iraq — The most recent deadline for Jordan to release an Islamist prisoner before the Islamic State executed a captured Jordanian pilot passed at sundown Thursday with no indication that an agreement was near on a deal to swap the two people. 01/29/2015 - 11:35 am | View Link
Kentucky Department of Education : Homepage Includes resources for parents, teachers, and administrators and provides information about the state's landmark education reform initiative. 01/30/2015 - 6:00 am | View Website
Kentucky History Center Visit our history campus in Frankfort, Kentucky and enjoy a day with our exhibitions. 01/30/2015 - 12:02 am | View Website
Kentucky Legislature The Kentucky legislature convenes in regular session on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in January for 60 days in even-numbered years and for 30 days in odd ... 01/29/2015 - 7:30 pm | View Website
Kentucky Kentucky i officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States. Kentucky is one of four U.S. states ... 01/29/2015 - 6:19 pm | View Website
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Contact Information Kentucky Transportation Cabinet 200 Mero Street Frankfort, KY 40622 Map it Motor Carrier, Vehicle Licensing/Titling, and Driver Licensing Information 01/29/2015 - 2:44 pm | View Website
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School in Northern Minnesota has leaky roofs, poor lighting and an exhaust system that smells like sewage. Last school year, part of the roof caved in while students were in class. The floors are uneven, and if something goes awry, some hallways are too narrow for students to evacuate safely.
And yet, over 200 Native American students call the school home.
In a call with reporters Thursday, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell highlighted the Bureau of Indian Education school as an example of one that is in dire need of resources.
Dear Indiana, your Sen. Dan Coats doesn't care if you have insurance.
Republican lawmakers have categorically ruled out an easy fix to Obamacare's language, should the Supreme Court decide to strike down federal subsidies to the millions of people who purchased their health insurance through the federal exchange.
Congressional Republicans say they won’t move to preserve consumers’ health insurance tax credits if the Supreme Court strikes them down, raising the stakes in the latest legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act.
President Barack Obama promised to reform the National Security Agency a year ago this month. Interviews and a report released Thursday show just how slow the going has been.
The new report from the Privacy and Civil Liberties Board, an independent agency within the executive branch, gave the administration an incomplete at best.
WASHINGTON, Jan 30 (Reuters) - The United States has proposed analyzing genetic information from more than 1 million American volunteers as part of a new initiative to understand human disease and develop medicines targeted to an individual's genetic make-up.
At the heart of the "precision medicine" initiative, announced on Friday by President Barack Obama, is the creation of a pool of people - healthy and ill, men and women, old and young - who would be studied to learn how genetic variants affect health and disease.
Officials hope genetic data from several hundred thousand participants in ongoing genetic studies would be used and other volunteers recruited to reach the 1 million total.
"Precision medicine gives us one of the greatest opportunities for new medical breakthroughs we've ever seen," Obama said, promising that it would "lay a foundation for a new era of life-saving discoveries."
The near-term goal is to create more and better treatments for cancer, Dr.