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LOUISVILLE, Ky. One of the men wanted for a shooting near a west Louisville business September 7 is behind bars.
4 hrs ago | WHAS11
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Louisville Metro Police are investigating dozens of reports of vandalism in neighborhoods along Meadowgate Lane and Erin Way in eastern Jefferson County.
6 hrs ago | WHAS11
Americans are getting fatter, and older. These converging trends are putting the USA on the path to an alarming health crisis: Nearly half of adults have either pre-diabetes or diabetes, raising their risk of heart attacks, blindness, amputations and cancer.
9 hrs ago | The Republic
Smoke, flames, ash. A fire engine with lights and siren blaring, and uniformed officers yelling orders as a building blazes nearby.
9 hrs ago | WHAS11
Louisville, Ky. A Louisville Metro Police Officer was arrested over the weekend in connection with a domestic violence incident.
10 hrs ago | WHAS11
The terror group ISIS appears to have executed a British hostage, as seen on a video released online today, making David Haines the third Western hostage the group is believed to have killed in such a public, brutal fashion. Prior to his apparent beheading, Haines is seen kneeling in an orange jumpsuit next to an armed militant clad entirely in black.
14 hrs ago | WHAS11
Shane Fears is wanted by Kentucky Probation and Parole for wanton endangerment, forgery and burglary. He was last known living in the 6300 block of Fern Valley Way in Louisville.
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health. Remember, correlation is not causation -- so if a study finds a connection between two things, it doesn't mean that one causes the other.
Taylor Swift tweeted a personal invitation to each of the guys - and a date - to come to one of her concerts next year for free, saying the guys "nailed it." Taylor Swift tweeted a personal invitation to each of the guys - and a date - to come to one of her concerts next year for free, saying the guys "nailed it."
LOUISVILLE, KY - For the first time the parents of Ne'Riah Miller are sharing their heartbreak. It comes two and half weeks after the one year old was fatally shot while in her mother's arms.
Notorious school shooter T.J. Lane escaped an Ohio prison with two other inmates by scaling a barbed wire fence and crossing over the roof of the prison entry building despite being assigned "the highest level security grade," prison officials said today. Lane, who was serving three life sentences for the massacre he carried out in February 2012 in Chardon, Ohio, was recaptured several hours later by a team of officers with dogs.
Members and alumni with one of America's most renowned service organizations held a swearing in ceremony Friday in Louisville. More than 400 Kentuckians took the pledge to get things done as they begin their year of service in their communities.
A law firm representing several Louisville employers has sent a letter to Metro Council members disputing the county attorney's opinion that officials can increase the minimum wage. The Courier-Journal reports attorneys John Sheller and Timothy Eifler asked city officials to abandon the proposal made earlier this week to hike the minimum wage to $10.10 by July 2017.
If you know anyone who has had cancer, you've probably heard the laborious treatment process. It can save lives, but that treatment is often painful and difficult.
It has been a slow start for new home construction in the Louisville area during the first half of 2014. But two area builders say the pace has picked up quite a bit in recent months.
A woman who lived at a squalid home where the bodies of three infants were found among vermin and piles of soiled diapers is facing charges including fetal death concealment, authorities said Friday as the search for more possible bodies continued. Detectives investigating a case of reckless endangerment of children found the bodies this week at the house in Blackstone, about 50 miles southwest of Boston along the Rhode Island border.
You can check out some of the amazing work done by our own local artists around Kentuckiana. It's the Louisville Visual Arts Associations Open Studio weekend! Susan Tolliver joined our noon newscast to talk more about Open Studio Weekend.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:59 pm
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