Pension Changes By Governor Bevin

Pension Changes By Governor Bevin Looking to break the gridlock on his pension-relief proposal, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has reached out to lawmakers with several changes he’s agreed to make in hopes of winning enough support to have the measure taken up in a special legislative session.The proposal aims to provide relief for some…

Bridge Between KY And Illinois Still Closed

Bridge Between KY And Illinois Still Closed An Ohio River bridge connecting Kentucky and Illinois will remain closed for about five more months.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says an ongoing maintenance and repair project will require more work at the Brookport Bridge in Paducah.The agency says in a news release that inspectors determined additional repairs…

Opioid Manufacturer Pays Up

Opioid Manufacturer Pays Up An opioid manufacturer has agreed to pay $225 million to resolve federal investigations into allegations that it paid kickbacks and used other illegal marketing tactics to sell a powerful fentanyl spray, authorities said Wednesday.The settlement stems from criminal and civil probes into Insys Therapeutics Inc.’s scheme to pay doctors in…

Remembering D-Day

Remembering D-Day The world will focus today Thursday to the beaches of Normandy, France, paying tribute to the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion and the few surviving veterans of that battle that changed the course of World War II. PresidentTrump is expected to give a speech while touring the beaches and an American…