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A Jeffersontown office building was evacuated Wednesday morning after a fire broke out around 8:30 a.m. Sixteen firefighters arrived at the scene on the 2300 block of Hurstbourne Village Drive and were able to put out the fire without issue. Firefighters said one of the offices sustained direct damage from the fire and the rest of the building sustained smoke damage.
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A northwest Indiana prosecutor has notified the court he plans to seek the death penalty for a man charged with murder in the shooting death of a Gary police officer. The Times of Munster and the Post-Tribune of Merrillville report an amended information was filed Tuesday against 26-year-old Carl Blount of Gary, adding a death sentence request in the death of 47-year-old Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield.
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From the ashes of Kathy Besk's burned down California home, a firefighter made a precious discovery that brought her to tears. Firefighters combing through the charred remains of her home found her wedding ring and the wedding ring of Besk's mother -- an heirloom that she had vowed to hand down to her own daughter when she gets married.
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A fire was quickly contained Wednesday morning at a building at the newly opened Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass in Simpsonville. The alarm came just after 2 a.m. from building C and police said a light fixture may have been the cause.
Angered by a barking dog, a Washington state man is facing animal-cruelty and firearms charges after police say he shot and killed the wrong canine in front of one of her horrified owners. David Latham, 55, is accused of gunning down his Bellingham neighbors' 13-month-old Welsh Corgi named Molly with a rifle shot to the chest as the sun was going down Saturday, The Bellingham Herald reported.
If you're seeing stars in Louisville it's not your imagination. The local film industry is growing with new projects and production companies.
Police say an 18-year-old Lawrenceburg, Ky. mother left her 17-month-old child alone in her crib while she went to do drugs at a neighbor's house.
A Louisville dog is among 12 pets nominated for the 2014 VPI Hambone Award, honoring the must unusual pet insurance claim of the year. Louie the mixed breed went on an eating rampage and survived consuming a diaper, a tube of diaper rash cream, a bottle of baby lotion and a children's book.
The first Blaze restaurant in Louisville opened in June in a 2,300-square-foot space in Shelbyville Road Plaza. Louisville-based Millennial Restaurant Group, which includes prominent restaurateurs Ulysses "Junior" Bridgeman and James A. Patterson , owns the franchise location as well as franchising rights for Kentucky, Tennessee and Florida.
A man who Louisville Metro Police tried to pull over after they saw him driving erratically led them on a chase which ended with his arrest on multiple charges, including burglary and kidnapping. It all started when officers saw a Ford Explorer going north on 22nd Street around 12:50 a.m. Sept.
President Obama on Tuesday will announce an expansion of a $763 million U.S. plan to help West Africa nations fight the spread of the Ebola virus, officials said Monday night. Adding to an existing project, the project calls for more doctors and health care providers; more portable hospitals laboratories, and medical supplies; and increased training for first responders and other medical officials.
WAVE 3 News Storm Tracking Team meteorologist Christie Dutton has the forecast through the end of the week . 2. Deadly incident - We could know more today about a chaotic incident that left a man dead and a woman with critical injuries .
LOUISVILLE, Ky. A man is dead and a woman is fighting for her life after a shooting Monday night off Poplar Level Road.
An Indiana judge will allow reporters to post on social media during the sentencing of a former Purdue University student who pleaded guilty to murder in the fatal shooting and stabbing of a fellow student in January. The Journal & Courier reports Tippecanoe Superior Judge Thomas Busch said Monday the public is not allowed to use social media or have their electronic devices on during the sentencing Friday of 24-year-old Cody Cousins of Warsaw.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a man facing charges in connection to the murder of a Louisville toddler. Demarkus "Markus" Tramber, 19, is facing charges of murder, assault, 10 counts of criminal attempted murder and nine counts of wanton endangerment in connection to the Aug. 27 shooting that killed 16-month-old Ne'riah Miller and injured her mother, Cierra Miller.
Petrino said Monday that the QB told him about his father. The coach asked that "everybody's prayers and thoughts go to Reggie and his family as he works through this.
The Louisville businessman has been traveling the state raising money for state House Republican candidates after losing the Republican Senate primary to Sen. Mitch McConnell. Bevin told The Associated Press he hasn't ruled out running for governor and, if anything, it's more likely.
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Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:37 am
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