Kentucky

Kentucky alt-rockers Cafe the Elephant branch into different territory on their fourth album “Tell Me I’m Pretty.” (Courtesy Ira Chernova)

Cage the Elephant delves into diverse styles

Brad Shultz of the alt-rock combo Cage the Elephant couldn’t agree more…

 

Crowds line the route of the procession led by the hearse carrying the body of Muhammad Ali in Louisville, Ky., on Friday, June 10, 2016. Ali died last Friday at age 74 after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. (AP Photo/Dylan T. Lovan)

Muhammad Ali makes his final journey through his hometown

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Muhammad Ali made his final journey through his hometown…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking at a rally on Tuesday in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Clinton, Sanders in tight Ky. race; Sanders, Trump win Ore.

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders won Oregon's presidential primary and battled Hillary Clinton…

 

In this May 15 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign stop in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Clinton aims for Kentucky win to break Sanders’ momentum

WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton sought to avoid primary losses…

In this May 15 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign stop in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Stanford forward Erica McCall (24) reacts after scoring against Washington State during  a game on Sunday, Jan. 31. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Stanford vs. ND: Don’t call it a rematch

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Notre Dame and Stanford aren’t looking at Friday’s game…

Stanford forward Erica McCall (24) reacts after scoring against Washington State during  a game on Sunday, Jan. 31. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, laughs as Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis talks to the media after an NFL owners meeting on Jan. 12 in Houston. (Pat Sullivan/AP)

NFL won’t rule out a Raiders move to Sin City

Empty suit, err, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell straddled the fence on Wednesday …

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, laughs as Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis talks to the media after an NFL owners meeting on Jan. 12 in Houston. (Pat Sullivan/AP)
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

McConnell moves ahead with bipartisan stopgap spending bill

WASHINGTON — The Senate's top Republican moved swiftly to avoid a government…

Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
This undated photo provided by the Kentucky State Police shows Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder. Ponder, who had been on the force less than a year was killed, late Sunday. (Courtesy of the Kentucky State Police via AP)

Police: Kentucky trooper shooting suspect is shot and killed

EDDYVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky state trooper was killed in a shooting…

This undated photo provided by the Kentucky State Police shows Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder. Ponder, who had been on the force less than a year was killed, late Sunday. (Courtesy of the Kentucky State Police via AP)
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis cries out after being released from the Carter County Detention Center on Tuesday.   (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Kentucky clerk who fought gay marriage is released from jail

GRAYSON, Ky. — The Kentucky county clerk jailed for refusing to issue…

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis cries out after being released from the Carter County Detention Center on Tuesday.   (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
This Thursday, Aug. 3, 2015 photo made available by the Carter County Detention Center shows Kim Davis.  (Carter County Detention Center via AP)

Kentucky clerk appeals her jailing over gay marriage

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Attorneys for the Kentucky clerk who was jailed last…

This Thursday, Aug. 3, 2015 photo made available by the Carter County Detention Center shows Kim Davis.  (Carter County Detention Center via AP)
Rowan County deputy clerk Brian Mason, left, hands James Yates, and his partner William Smith Jr., their marriage license at the Rowan County Judicial Center in Morehead, Ky., Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)

Gay rights advocates: Jailed Kentucky clerk is no martyr

MOREHEAD, Ky. — As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday,…

Rowan County deputy clerk Brian Mason, left, hands James Yates, and his partner William Smith Jr., their marriage license at the Rowan County Judicial Center in Morehead, Ky., Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)
Edgar Orea, right, preaches to a group of same sex marriage supporters that have gathered outside the Carl D. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)

Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenses

ASHLAND, Ky. — A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for…

Edgar Orea, right, preaches to a group of same sex marriage supporters that have gathered outside the Carl D. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, right, talks with David Moore following her office's refusal to issue marriage licenses at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage

MOREHEAD, Ky. — Invoking "God's authority," a county clerk denied marriage licenses…

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, right, talks with David Moore following her office's refusal to issue marriage licenses at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
William Smith Jr., right, and his partner James Yates, second right, speak with an unnamed clerk in an attempt to obtain a marriage license at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)

Standoff over gay marriage licenses wears on, despite ruling

MOREHEAD, Ky. — A clerk in a rural Kentucky county continued to…

William Smith Jr., right, and his partner James Yates, second right, speak with an unnamed clerk in an attempt to obtain a marriage license at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (Timothy D. Easley/AP)
David Ermold, right, attempts to hand Rowan County clerks Nathan Davis, left, and Roberta Earley, second from left, a copy of the ruling from U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning, instructing the county to start issuing marriage licenses, in Morehead, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015.  (Timothy D. Easley/AP)

Clerk’s office defies order; no same-sex marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. — A clerk's office turned away gay couples who sought…

David Ermold, right, attempts to hand Rowan County clerks Nathan Davis, left, and Roberta Earley, second from left, a copy of the ruling from U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning, instructing the county to start issuing marriage licenses, in Morehead, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015.  (Timothy D. Easley/AP)
Protesters waive a rainbow flag on the front lawn of the Rowan County Judicial Center, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Morehead, Ky.  (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Same-sex marriage fight turns to clerks who refuse licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. — Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis shut her blinds at…

Protesters waive a rainbow flag on the front lawn of the Rowan County Judicial Center, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Morehead, Ky.  (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
Darron Cummings/ 2014 AP File PhotoKentucky’s Andrew Harrison jumped into the national spotlight for using a slur in reference to Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky.

Can everyone stop using N-word?

If we truly are interested in eliminating racism in this country, uniting…

Darron Cummings/ 2014 AP File PhotoKentucky’s Andrew Harrison jumped into the national spotlight for using a slur in reference to Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky.
Darron Cummings/AP file photoKentucky's Andrew Harrison uttered a slur and an obscenity directed at a Wisconsin player following Saturday's loss in the Final Four.

Kentucky's Andrew Harrison apologizes for obscenity, slur

INDIANAPOLIS — Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison apologized Sunday for directing an obscenity…

Darron Cummings/AP file photoKentucky's Andrew Harrison uttered a slur and an obscenity directed at a Wisconsin player following Saturday's loss in the Final Four.
AP File PhotoBill Russell

Road to perfection started at USF: Russell remains estranged, but 1956 team ever a treasure

It began in December, in the weeks before Christmas, with wins over…

AP File PhotoBill Russell
Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoKentucky head coach John Calipari looked a little disheveled during the Wildcats' narrow win over Notre Dame on Saturday.

Balls: Say cheese! Let us be first to pick Wisconsin over scary Calipari

Balls likes Kentucky to beat Wisconsin in a best-of-seven, a best-of-five or…

Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoKentucky head coach John Calipari looked a little disheveled during the Wildcats' narrow win over Notre Dame on Saturday.