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Clean up this meth!

Our wayward war on drugs finally taught us that education, regulation and rehab save lives and money.

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Crit, Democratic women emerge

At a Saturday evening party of the party faithful, lawmakers, labor, lobbyists and a few retired journalists converged on the Henry Clay to praise Democrat Crit Luallen and to bury the shards of th

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Thinking of Abramoff

If Mitch McConnell is the mother of all madams in the whorehouse that is Congress, Jack Abramoff was the godfather among lobbyists.

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Williams’ momentous moment

The State Capitol stage is set for a historic, breathtaking, improvisational suspense: When the curtain rises on the 2012 regular session of the Kentucky General Assembly on Jan.

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Bridges and symbolism

“The symbolism behind this project, I think, is huge,” Bridges Authority secretary Sandra Frazier told the Metro Council’s Transportation, Bridges and Public Works Committee on Oc

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Toxic tales eclipse kind cops

Everybody’s got a first-hand police story. The ones that resonate — those most often repeated — are none too flattering.

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Facebook: A Forbidding ‘Friend’

“Most of your Facebook ‘friends’ aren’t friends; they’re time-sucking vampires,” ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel said last week while promoting his second annual Nation

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Optimistic on ‘Occupy’

“This thing has got more heart and energy than anything I’ve witnessed in my life,” said Stephen Shepard, the Occupy Lexington spitfire who accompanied me to its

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Hurtful slurs

Inquiring minds want to know what triggered my angina on the day I almost died.

It was news of a racial slur.

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Contest also-ran(t)

I greeted my invitation to the LEO Readers’ Choice party with skepticism.