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Court: GOP Candidate Lacks 'Legal Right' To Include Nickname On Ballot

A Republican candidate for Kentucky Secretary of State who wants his nickname – “Trump” – on the ballot can be blocked from including it.

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A man who was wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat says a Tennessee man took out a gun at a store and told him, "It's a good day for you to die."

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A Republican candidate for Kentucky Secretary of State who wants his nickname – “Trump” – on the ballot can be blocked from including it. 

Deadly Accident Closes I-64 Westbound

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Will Lovan

All lanes of westbound I-64 at the 51 mile marker are blocked because of a fatal multi-vehicle crash. All traffic is being taken off westbound I-64 at Exit 53. A detour has been established at US 127 to US 60 to KY 151 and back on I-64 at Graefenburg. I-64 eastbound is running normally.

It has been confirmed that two people died in the accident. Officials expect it to take up to five hours to clean the crash site.

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A bill that would allow direct out-of-state shipments of wine to Kentucky consumers has won overwhelming approval in the state Senate.

Kentucky Historical Society

This week on Capitol Chat with Kentucky Gazette editor and publisher Laura Cullen Glasscock we discuss Tuesday's field trip to the Old State Capitol and the fate of several bills as the session reaches its midpoint later this week.

visitlex.com

2018 was a very good year for VisitLex, the local convention and visitors bureau.  In fact they’ve just completed their Results for 2018 comprehensive report and WUKY's Alan Lytle discusses big takeaways with VisitLex President Mary Quinn Ramer.

PJ Washington scored 23 points, Keldon Johnson added 19 and No. 5 Kentucky upset No. 1 Tennessee 86-69 Saturday night to end the Volunteers' 19-game winning streak.

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A contentious solar energy-related bill won passage in the Kentucky House Friday, but not without an amendment that could erode support in the Senate. 

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Kentucky House lawmakers have delivered a bill to the Senate that would prompt an across-the-board abortion ban in the event that Roe v. Wade is overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Lexington Police had their hands full last night, responding to numerous reports of gunfire within the span of an hour.Shots rang out last night during a vigil for a teenager who was shot and killed in January. Family and friends were gathered at Charles Young Park to remember 17-year-old Alisa Lucy Reed, who was hit by gunfire during a party at an apartment on Palumbo Drive.

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Neko Case Comes To Lexington

Production Simple is pleased to announce that Neko Case with Shannon and The Clams will appear at Manchester Music Hall on Thursday, April 25th at 8 PM.

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WUKY Welcomes New Rock & Roots Host

You know DeBraun Thomas from The Crunkadelic Funk Show... now hear him live weekday mornings from 9-noon on Rock & Roots!

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A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:

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Facing closely contested election races in Florida and Arizona, President Donald Trump is spreading misleading rhetoric regarding voting fraud.

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