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IL Lottery - Associated Press BC-LOT--Lottery State-by-State,1st Ld-Writethru-2nd Add - Associated Press 07/4/2014 - 12:10 pm | View Link
Obamacare poster child split on same-sex marriage - CNN Why Affordable Care poster child split on same-sex marriages - Champlain Channel 07/4/2014 - 8:36 am | View Link
Bulbous bluegrass a problem in northeast Wyoming - Associated Press ... bluegrass, similar to Kentucky bluegrass, has spread throughout Wyoming. "The plant was growing in the northeast part of the state -- mainly in... 07/3/2014 - 5:40 am | View Link
WellCare Names Munson Region President: AR, KY, MS, TN - Yahoo! Finance WellCare Names Munson Region President: AR, KY, MS, TN - TD Ameritrade 07/2/2014 - 8:46 am | View Link
Child Health and Education Improve In Kentucky, but Poverty Prevails JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. - While a year-by-year indicator of child well-being shows steady improvement in the health and education of children in the Bluegrass State, the number of children living in poverty is continuing to grow. The results, published in the ... 07/21/2014 - 9:12 pm | View Link
Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition sending van all over state to push for new laws in 2015 The Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition is kicking off its campaign to rally support for comprehensive, statewide smoke-free laws on its Road to a Healthier Kentucky Tour from Monday, July 28, to Saturday, Aug. 2. The tour plans to make at least 10 media ... 07/21/2014 - 9:34 am | View Link
Bats in the State House? No problem for Vermont MONTPELIER, Vt. — Bats swoop through the halls of Vermont's grand State House, and nobody seems to mind. Workers say it's not uncommon to see the furry, bug-eating bats flying around, especially during the summer months when they seek cooler, air ... 07/20/2014 - 7:51 am | View Link
Ohio State, Memphis, Kentucky set for 2015 Miami doubleheader OSU will participate in a three-home-game, one-neutral-site one regular season event that includes two of college basketball's more prominent names. Though this won't help Ohio State's 2014-2015 basketball strength of schedule, Thad Matta and the Buckeye ... 07/20/2014 - 6:20 am | View Link
Kentucky's budget patches Picture this: Taxpayers across Kentucky learn the state is facing a big budget shortfall. Then about 80,000 of them discover the state has debited $50 from each of their bank accounts to help make up the difference. And there is nothing they can do about ... 07/19/2014 - 9:39 pm | View Link
Kentucky: Department of Revenue E-FILE: Your Best Option. The Kentucky Department of Revenue in conjunction with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) accepts the Kentucky Individual Income Tax Return ... 07/21/2014 - 11:49 pm | View Website
Kentucky State University | Inspiring Innovation. Growing ... A historically black liberal studies public institution. 07/21/2014 - 5:59 pm | View Website
Kentucky Department of Education : Homepage Includes resources for parents, teachers, and administrators and provides information about the state's landmark education reform initiative. 07/21/2014 - 5:01 pm | View Website
Kentucky Historical Society Preserving and interpreting Kentucky's history. 07/21/2014 - 3:00 pm | View Website
Kentucky Tourism Visit Kentucky! Find all you need to plan your next unbridled adventure in the state of Kentucky here on the Official Kentucky Tourism and Travel site. 07/21/2014 - 2:10 pm | View Website
Another "brilliant" pile of crap from Rep. Paul Ryan's big fat genius brain! Discuss the obvious flaws in the comments:
On Thursday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) released his much-anticipated proposal for reforming the way the federal government tries to alleviate poverty. The core part of his proposal, the Opportunity Grant, would give participating states a lump sum of money rather than funding virtually all the current anti-poverty programs.
House Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit that accuses President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.
Disputing Democratic assertions, House Speaker John Boehner has vociferously disputed charges that the legal move is politically motivated, or that it is designed to tamp down sentiment among tea party supporters for impeachment proceedings against Obama.
A Florida judge says he's "extremely skeptical" about changing the state's congressional districts before the 2014 elections.
Circuit Judge Terry Lewis held a three-hour hearing Thursday to consider what to do after he ruled that current districts are illegal because they were drawn to benefit the Republican Party.
Former U. S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman has been appointed a professor at Yeshiva University for the coming school year.
Lieberman received an honorary doctorate from Yeshiva in 1989 for his leadership in Jewish and civic affairs.
Today EJ Dionne wrote an article long on whining and short on logic about the conflicting decisions regarding Obamacare: By effectively gutting the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday, two members of a three-judge panel on the D. C. Circuit Court of Appeals showed how far right-leaning jurists have strayed from such impartiality.