President Donald Trump performed “exceedingly well” on a surprise cognitive screening test administered last week.
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Pledging to put Kentucky's "financial house in order," Republican Gov. Matt Bevin proposed spending cuts of more than 6 percent across most of state government.
In a surprisingly close vote, the Senate advanced legislation Tuesday that would keep in place a key electronic surveillance tool the government says it needs to track terrorists.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to change the climate for women in the state's prisons.
A group of attorneys general for 21 states and the District of Columbia is suing to block the FCC's repeal of net-neutrality rules.
President Donald Trump often brags that he’s done more in his first year in office than any other president. That’s a spectacular stretch. But while he’s fallen short on many measures and has a strikingly thin legislative record, Trump has followed through on dozens of his campaign promises.
President Donald Trump is defending himself anew against accusations that he is racist, this time after recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations.
The Illinois State Board of Education says Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of legislation related to a revamped education-funding formula could cause "disruption" for school districts.
A state lawmaker wants to make it illegal for students with disabilities to be paddled at Tennessee public schools.
Kentucky has become the first state to win approval from the Trump administration requiring many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage.
President Donald Trump says "this was not the language used" after reports that he referred to "s-hole" African nations in a meeting.
Kentucky voters would eventually choose their governors at the same time they vote for president under a proposed constitutional amendment that has cleared the state Senate.
Another candidate is joining the crowded field vying to be the next McCracken County Jailer, and a Paducah City commissioner files to run again.
The White House is not denying that President Donald Trump used profanity in referring to African nations during a meeting on immigration.
A group of Missouri senators is asking the state attorney general to investigate allegations of blackmail against Republican Gov. Eric Greitens.
The Trump administration says it's offering a path for states that want to seek work requirements for Medicaid recipients.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens acknowledges he was "unfaithful" in his marriage but denies allegations that he blackmailed the woman he had an extramarital affair with to stay quiet.
With the state pension crisis looming, will the interim city manager be able to lead Paducah through it?
The Kentucky House has voted to disband a special committee that was formed to investigate a sexual harassment settlement secretly signed by the Republican ex-House speaker.
Sen. Rand Paul said he plans to filibuster the reauthorization of Section 702 of the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) if necessary, as the House prepares to vote on a six-year extension of the program.
The Kentucky Senate has endorsed a proposal to award constitutional protections for crime victims, giving them a greater voice during their assailants' criminal proceedings.
The Missouri House is again advancing a proposal that would ban lobbyist gifts to lawmakers, with some exceptions.
Kentucky's pawnbrokers would have to submit their transactions to a database accessible by police under a bill that has won initial approval from a legislative committee.
The report warns that unless the US acts to counter the threat soon, Moscow will grow only more aggressive.