A couple thousand years ago, there were no semi-automatic weapons capable of killing scores of people in a matter of seconds. But there were hate, jealousy, revenge, envy, struggles for power, oppression, poverty and a host of other things that cause us to struggle and die even today.
FRANKFORT – On the first Saturday in May each year, the Kentucky Derby captures the attention and fascination of the world and creates special moments that will long be remembered. The Derby is truly unmatched as a sporting event and spectacle. A brief hush precedes the opening of the starti…
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With his shocking dismissal of FBI Director James Comey, Donald Trump is propelling the presidency into rarely traversed territory.
From my first days representing Kentucky in the U.S. Senate, I pledged to fight back against the Obama administration’s war on Kentucky coal, which imposed suffocating regulations on our hardworking miners and their families.
When Muslim extremists attack, we often hear they were “radicalized” by watching videos, listening to speeches and engaging in social media that fueled their fears and resentments.
Success in politics flows from four virtues: goal setting, planning, patience and teamwork, according to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s just-released memoir “The Long Game” (Sentinel, 278 pages, $28), which details the perseverance required of Kentucky’s longest-serving Senator to…