Drug abuse a true threat to young adult lives

Allie Garza | Staff

According to the Foundation for a Drug-Free World, prescription drugs such as depressants, opioids and antidepressants have lead to 45% of overdose deaths in the U.S., and street drugs such as cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and amphetamines come close with 39% of overdose deaths.

Citizens should question unlawful arrests

Savon Gray
Kernel Columnist

Getting arrested for resisting arrest? As asinine as this sounds, this paradox exists in our country and should frighten everyone, even celebrities. On Aug. 22 rapper Wiz Khalifa was thrown to the ground of the Los Angeles International Airport after refusing to step down from his hover board. In video of the altercation posted to […]

Hurricane Patricia likely not caused by global warming

October has been unseasonably warm. I could dress up as a tourist in Hawaii for Halloween and no one would be surprised.

UK still can’t solve mobile quarterbacks


By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com With seven games down and just five to go, time is slowly becoming Kentucky’s worst enemy. As a result of Saturday’s 42-16 loss at the hands of Mississippi State, there are now more questions than answers surrounding UK. The biggest question being the uncertainty of the defensive line without its longtime […]