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Report: Kentucky counties have inconsistent bail policies

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A new report says Kentucky counties have “wildly inconsistent” bail practices. The Courier Journal reports the study was rele...

Report: Kentucky counties have inconsistent bail policies

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Text 911 service launches in 4 central Kentucky counties LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials say people in four central Kentucky counties can now use texting to communicate with emergency dispatchers. Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton said in a statement on Thursday that people can now send text messages to 9-1-1 c...
13:26, 06/14/2019

Purdue infiltrated WHO, manipulated opioid policies to boost sales, report finds Enlarge / Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, are facing hundreds of lawsuits across the country for the company's alleged role in the opioid epidemic. (credit: Getty | Drew Angerer) Infamous OxyContin-maker P...
03:13, 05/24/2019

DUI suspect who allegedly drove into home, killing 3 sleeping family members released on bail: report A drunk driving suspect who allegedly crashed into a California home, killing three family members who were asleep in their beds, was released on bail despite pleas from the state highway patrol to keep the man behind bars....
14:00, 05/07/2019

John Calipari's son Brad enters transfer portal, could leave Kentucky, per report Kentucky coach John Calipari's son Brad has placed his name in the transfer portal, according to a report from 247Sports.        ...
21:13, 05/30/2019

McConnell dismisses report that his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, steered funds to Kentucky “You know, I was complaining to her just last night: 169 projects, and Kentucky got only five. I hope we’ll do a lot better next year,” McConnell told reporters Tuesday....
01:13, 06/12/2019

These Are the U.S. Counties Where Measles Could Strike Next Like every single live-action Disney movie out this year, measles is making the comeback no one asked for. Already, there have been more than 700 cases of the viral and vaccine-preventable disease reported in the U.S. this year—a record high since it...
01:13, 05/10/2019

These counties in each state have the most residents going hungry 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from Feeding America to determine counties or equivalents where the largest share of residents don’t get enough to eat.        ...
15:13, 05/23/2019

Analysis: Red counties are doing better under Trump -- but not as well as blue cities Large, mostly Democratic-leaning, metropolitan centers are consolidating their dominance of the national economy even as smaller, mostly Republican-leaning communities at their periphery show clear signs of economic revival under President Donald Tru...
14:52, 05/07/2019

New Mexico counties revolt against migrant releases Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the state's rural, southern communities....
02:13, 05/23/2019

Russians Hacked Two Florida Counties in 2016, But We Don't Know Which Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he learned from the FBI that two counties were breached by Russian hackers in the 2016 election, according to CNN. This confirms information included in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report that suggested “at least o...
07:00, 05/15/2019

Projects In Appalachian Counties Sought For Federal Funds FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands is looking for projects for federal grant money to create jobs and attract industry. The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet said in a news release that up to $25 million is avai...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Wealth gap in the US: These 25 counties have the widest income gaps in the nation Some income disparity is to be expected in a capitalist society such as the US. But the gap is growing in some parts of America, especially the South.        ...
15:13, 05/26/2019

Florida governor confirms 2 counties were hacked in 2016 election Two Florida counties were hacked by Russians during the 2016 elections, but the security breach was “nothing that affected the vote count,” Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said at a press conference on Tuesday.  ...
05:13, 05/15/2019

Florida Governor Says 'NDA' Prevents Him From Naming Counties Hacked by Russia Russian hackers breached the election systems of two Florida counties back in 2016, the state’s governor, Ron DeSantis, told reporters at a press conference Tuesday. As for which counties, he wouldn’t, or couldn’t, say.Read more......
00:26, 05/15/2019

Russian hackers breached two Florida counties in 2016, governor says Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday that Russian hackers breached voter databases in two of the state's counties before the 2016 presidential election....
21:26, 05/14/2019

Pennsylvania officials declare hepatitis A outbreak with reported cases in 36 counties “The counties hardest hit by this outbreak are Philadelphia and Allegheny, but we have seen an increase of cases throughout much of the state,” said Pennsylvania's Secretary of Health....
00:13, 05/22/2019

A Kentucky man collects droppings from the 1997 Kentucky Derby winner “Silver Charm” and sells it for charity (WLEX) – There are many who want a piece of Kentucky Derby history, and one artist has found an interesting way to sell it. Artist Coleman Larkin has gathered droppings from the 1997 Kentucky Derby Winner Silver Charm, and he is selling them in...
08:26, 05/09/2019

Judge says Florida counties must provide Spanish-language ballots and voter registration for 2020 primaries Election and voter registration materials in 32 of Florida's counties were only printed in English. A federal judge says that will end, starting with the 2020 primaries....
03:13, 05/14/2019

After FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers accessed voter databases in 2 Florida counties TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers accessed voter databases in 2 Florida counties....
17:52, 05/14/2019

YouTube tries to explain its policies on harassment, again Over the last few days, there has been a lot of focus on YouTube's inaction when it came to an internet personality harassing Vox host Carlos Maza with anti-gay and racist speech that frequently incited harassment. Tonight the streaming platform...
11:13, 06/06/2019

Why Vaccine Exemption Policies Are Getting Tightened in California Jessica Biel and Robert F. Kennedy Jr were reportedly lobbying against tightened medical exemptions for vaccines in California yesterday. States vary in their vaccine requirements for schoolchildren: In some, a child can skip vaccines if their parent...
19:52, 06/13/2019

Europe’s populists rebrand but policies remain the same BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe’s far-right and populist parties are rebranding themselves as a new group dubbed Identity and Democracy in the European Parliament — but with many of the same faces and most of the old policies. Claiming to be riding the ...
16:13, 06/13/2019

China says U.S. policies are causing existential damage to the WTO China said on Monday that U.S. policies are threatening the existence of the World Trade Organization, setting out a string of grievances in a WTO "reform proposal" published by the WTO on its website....
19:13, 05/13/2019

Windows 10 update will do away with password expiry policies Alongside the draft release of the configuration baseline settings for Windows 10 v1903 and Windows Server v1903, Microsoft has revealed its plan to do away with password expiration policies beginning with the Windows 10's May update.Once these ...
14:50, 04/28/2019

Iran says US 'hostile policies' dangerous for the region President Trump's plan to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East is "extremely dangerous" for peace in the region, said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif....
00:39, 05/26/2019

Facebook to Rethink Policies Around Artistic Nudity Facebook has agreed to rethink its stance of artistic nudity after an outcry of people protesting naked in front of the social networking giant's New York headquarters....
22:39, 06/07/2019

How Facebook is changing its political ad-buying policies Mark Zuckerberg just can’t quit political ads. Facebook executives considered banning political ads after it was revealed that Russia used the social network to influence the 2016 presidential election, but the company’s billionaire CEO decided again...
04:39, 05/24/2019

The GOP Senator Who Challenges Trump on Trade Policies Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley from Iowa has taken on more of an adversarial role when it comes to President Trump’s trade policies. He and other lawmakers say they will press forward on legislation to rein in laws that give the president wide author...
17:26, 06/14/2019

Greek PM says EU poll is also vote of confidence in his policies Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday that the European parliament election was also a vote of confidence in his policies, and a minister who is close to him said an early national election was possible depending on the result....
14:39, 05/24/2019

Trump Blasts Fed Policies, Euro's Value to the Dollar President Trump renewed his criticism of the Federal Reserve, saying that the Fed has raised rates too high and that its policy of shrinking its bond portfolio is “ridiculous.”...
19:39, 06/11/2019

Europe's populists rebrand but policies remain the same Europe's far-right and populist parties are rebranding themselves as a new group dubbed Identity and Democracy in the European Parliament — but with many of the same faces and most of the old policies....
16:26, 06/13/2019

Qualcomm might be able to continue its anticompetitive chip selling policies Last month, Judge Lucy Koh finally issued a ruling in a case that could force Qualcomm to change the way it does business. The case, known as the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) v. Qualcomm was originally heard during a ten-day period at the beginning...
04:13, 06/03/2019

Sorry, but YouTube's new video removal policies are consistent with the First Amendment It may be called YouTube, but that doesn’t mean it belongs to you. It is the property of Alphabet, the parent company of Google. People on both sides of the political aisle seem to have forgotten this crucial fact. They also seem to have forgotten th...
22:39, 06/06/2019

Salvini has been 'following' Trump's immigration policies, but he will not separate children Italy's Matteo Salvini tells Christiane Amanpour that he has been "following closely" the US "approach against illegal migration" but added that separating children from their parents is where he would draw the line....
23:52, 06/14/2019

Apple's new App Store policies push developers to use its sign-in At WWDC Apple continued to position itself as separate from tech rivals like Google and Facebook on the issue of privacy, unveiling a new "Sign-in with Apple" feature that hides your identity even from developers. So, given the value of collecting in...
12:52, 06/04/2019

Iran's Green Movement: Why US policies strengthen the regime Ten years ago, the Green Movement not only challenged the Iranian regime but also Washington's Middle East policies. Now, Trump's policies have emboldened Iranian hard-liners and cornered reformists even further....
14:52, 06/14/2019

Twitter’s simplified policies won’t help fix its underlying abuse problem Brevity is baked into the way we tweet, but now Twitter is implementing this philosophy on its own rules. The social microblogging platform has updated, reorganized, and shortened its regulations in an attempt to make it clear for users to understand...
19:00, 06/07/2019

Powell says policies needed for income growth slowdown WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the United States needs to find ways to address a decades-long slowdown in income growth and upward economic mobility. In a speech at a Fed research conference, Powell says that incomes ha...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Google will work with LGBTQ+ groups on harassment policies In the wake of YouTube's controversial decision not to pull videos containing homophobic and racist attacks, Google CEO Sundar Pichai wrote an internal email acknowledging that "the LGBTQ+ community has felt a lot of pain and frustration over re...
23:13, 06/12/2019

Italy's leaders have softened their populist policies, top bank CEO says The anti-establishment and partly nationalist coalition in charge of Italy have slowly normalized the way they do politics since coming to power, the CEO of Intesa Sanpaolo told CNBC Wednesday....
13:39, 05/08/2019

Trump's policies add luster to gold at dollar's expense Central banks in emerging countries are hoarding the precious metal at the fastest pace in decades. The "weaponization" of the dollar by President Trump is making countries increasingly wary of the greenback....
23:00, 06/11/2019

Singapore seeks public consult on 5G policies, deployment Country's industry regulator wants industry and public feedback on the regulatory framework it should put in place to facilitate the deployment of 5G network and services by 2020, including spectrum allocation and skills requirements....
09:26, 05/07/2019

Solar company says UK needs new policies to meet 2050 carbon target Solar power could help Britain achieve its new climate goal more efficiently than many politicians realize if the government adopts policies to unlock faster growth, a leading solar company said on Thursday, citing new research....
19:39, 06/13/2019

YouTube clumsily tries to rectify its confusing anti-harassment policies (again) Facing immense pressure, YouTube has said it will reexamine its harassment policies and update them. The company said it will do so in “consultation with experts, creators, journalists and those who have, themselves, been victims of harassment.” The ...
14:39, 06/06/2019

Government To Draft New Policies For Safer Transportation Of School Children The Institute Of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) held a two-day conference to draft a policy for the safety of children while they are being driven to......
21:13, 05/03/2019

Shoppers to be able to view firms' policies on supply chain slavery Theresa May is to announce a series of measures to build on the Modern Slavery Act and help protect people against forced labour, sexual exploitation and trafficking....
07:13, 06/11/2019

Bernie Sanders: Americans 'would be delighted to pay more in taxes' for socialist policies Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said more taxes would be necessary in order to pay for things like universal healthcare and tuition-free college....
23:39, 06/13/2019

CNN's Don Lemon insists Trump's base actually likes Obama, just not his policies CNN anchor Don Lemon dismissed the notion that President Trump's supporters dislike former President Obama, insisting they believe that he is a "kind, decent man" who simply didn't like his policies. ...
13:00, 06/04/2019

In a Switch, Some Republicans Start Citing Climate Change as Driving Their Policies Driven partly by polls showing voters in both parties — particularly younger ones — are worried about a warming planet, some lawmakers are changing how they talk about climate change....
11:26, 04/30/2019

President Trump Touts His Rollback of Environmental Policies in an Energy State Mr. Trump claimed credit for an energy revolution that he said was largely accomplished by demolishing burdensome regulations and unleashing the potential of the energy industry....
07:13, 05/15/2019

Bernie Sanders’ socialist policies would crush the Walmart workers he says he’s fighting for Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt, isn’t one to mince words when it comes to corporate greed. On Wednesday, the presidential candidate attended a Walmart shareholders meeting and blasted the company’s leadership for supposedly paying “starvation wages,” as w...
22:13, 06/06/2019

YouTube Changes Hate Speech Policies, Prohibiting White Supremacist Videos (SAN FRANCISCO) — YouTube updated its hate speech policies Wednesday to prohibit videos with white supremacy and neo-Nazi viewpoints. The video streaming company says it has already made it more difficult to find and promote such videos, but it...
03:52, 06/06/2019

A Peace Corps for Climate Change Is Among the Most Popular Green New Deal Policies Americans want to get to work saving the planet from catastrophic climate change. Presidential candidate Jay Inslee’s idea of forming a Climate Conservation Corps—akin to the Peace Corps and Americorps—is among the most popular climate policies assoc...
18:00, 06/07/2019

Beto O’Rourke Proposes Immigration Overhaul That Would Undo Trump Policies Mr. O’Rourke’s broad plan also seeks a path to citizenship for undocumented people and strengthened ties between the United States and Latin America....
00:39, 05/30/2019

John Kelly Cashes In on Trump’s Draconian Child Migrant Policies When John Kelly served as secretary of Homeland Security and then as White House chief of staff in the Trump administration, he helped implement one of the president’s most abusive policies on immigration, which stripped migrant children from their p...
20:39, 05/04/2019

Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Says Some Candidates Have Policies, Others Have Male Privilege Noah said that while Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris came to the CNN town hall armed with actual policies, Pete Buttigieg apparently tried to wing it....
02:26, 04/29/2019

Canadian supplier CEO says softening market '100% attributed to Trump’s trade policies' Linda Hasenfratz, the CEO of Canadian auto supplier Linamar, says President Donald Trump's tariffs — whether threatened or implemented — increase costs and create uncertainty....
19:13, 06/13/2019

Suspected subway menace is out on bail thanks to his mom Alleged subway saboteur Isaiah Thompson was sprung from the Tombs early Saturday morning, records show. Thompson’s mother had been working late into Friday night to raise the necessary funds to free her 23-year-old son from Manhattan Detention ...
22:13, 05/25/2019

Warren proposes creating 'Department of Economic Development' modeled after China's policies Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a top contender for the Democratic presidential nomination, proposed Tuesday replacing the Commerce Department with an "Department of Economic Development" that would copy China's economic development policies. The res...
20:13, 06/04/2019

GOP pollster says Pete Buttigieg's policies are in line with Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren A day after 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg's town hall with Fox News, Republican pollster Chris Wilson told "Fox & Friends" that the South Bend, Indiana mayor's political platforms aren't unlike those of Sen. Elizabeth Warren and...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Florida Legislature passes GOP ban on sanctuary-city policies; DeSantis expected to sign into law The Florida Legislature sent Gov. Ron DeSantis a high-profile Republican bill on Thursday banning sanctuary policies that protect undocumented immigrants and requiring law enforcement officials to cooperate with federal immigration authorities....
09:00, 05/03/2019

Red Sox coach Alex Cora will not visit White House due to Puerto Rico policies Boston to meet Donald Trump after World Series win last yearCora unhappy with response to Hurricane Maria devastationThe Boston Red Sox manager, Alex Cora, will not be with his team on Thursday when they visit the White House to celebrate their victo...
00:00, 05/06/2019

Instagram’s 'Solicitation' Policies Are Exposing Porn Performers to Harassment—and Financial Exploitation In late March, porn performer and sex worker activist Bella Bathory discovered that her Instagram account had vanished. A person going by the name “Omid” at-mentioned her on Twitter: “your IG account was deleted due to your porn activities,” it read,...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Beto O'Rourke's plan for LGBTQ equality aims to overturn Trump policies Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke released a proposal Wednesday morning to achieve equality for LGBTQ Americans and reinstate protections abandoned by President Donald Trump....
15:26, 06/12/2019

John Kelly ‘cashing in’ on Trump immigration policies, far-left Dems allege Two far-left Democrats have accused former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly of “cashing in” on the Trump administration’s immigration policies since leaving that position, according to a report....
10:39, 06/07/2019

YouTube Says Homophobic Harassment Targeting a Popular Host Doesn’t Violate Its Policies YouTube is declining to take action against a popular conservative host despite his homophobic and racist slurs targeting another video maker, further calling into question social media companies’ willingness to police behavior on their platfor...
20:52, 06/05/2019

Majority of Americans approve of Trump's handling of economy, credit his policies: Poll A majority of Americans approve of how President Trump has handled the economy, feel confident about their personal finances, and believe Trump's policies have had an impact on the country's economic performance, according to the latest poll by CBS N...
13:26, 05/23/2019

‘Huge data gaps’ hampering ‘evidence-based’ national migration policies There are still “huge gaps at country level,” to be overcome in order to develop an effective global migration data programme, said the head of the Demographic and Social Statistics Branch of UN Statistics, on Monday....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Fox News host Tucker Carlson praises Elizabeth Warren's economic policies Conservative news show anchor praises the Democratic 2020 election candidate for promoting ‘economic patriotism’ Conservative news show anchor Tucker Carlson has praised Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren’s economic policy plan, ...
10:26, 06/07/2019

‘It’s Bad News For the Free Market.’ U.S. Businesses Are Spooked by President Trump’s Trade Policies (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s aggressive and wildly unpredictable use of tariffs is spooking American business groups, which have long formed a potent force in his Republican Party. Corporate America was blindsided last week whe...
09:13, 06/12/2019

Woman Charged With Killing a Man After Chasing Him Down Following a Hit-and-Run Gets $100,000 Bail In a case that conjures up portions of the George Zimmerman case, a woman who faces murder charges after police say she fatally shot a 62-year-old driver in the stomach after confronting him following a hit-and-run has been given a $100,000 bond....
03:39, 06/01/2019

Facebook Bans Far-Right Figures Including Alex Jones for Violating Hate Speech Policies (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. said it’s banning a number of controversial far-right figures, including Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos and Laura Loomer, for violating the social-media company’s policies on hate speech and promoting viol...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Brit Hume: Trump tariff policies 'a dramatic departure' from conservative American thought President Trump's use of tariffs as a negotiating tool is a stark departure from the customary conservative Republican policy platform, according to Brit Hume....
03:39, 06/05/2019

Bail-reform poster boy busted for driving without license again Bail-reform poster boy Pedro Hernandez allegedly blew three stop signs and a red light — at one point driving the wrong way on a one-way street — trying to outrun cops in the South Bronx, police and sources said Sunday. Hernandez, who was just left o...
20:39, 06/09/2019

Former Abraaj executive gets bail in New York in fraud case A U.S. district court has granted bail to a former managing partner of collapsed private equity firm Abraaj, Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, on condition that he sign a $10 million bond and remain confined to a New York apartment, court documents showed....
18:13, 04/30/2019

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's Bail Expires Tomorrow Pakistan's ailing former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will return to jail in Lahore in a procession of Pakistani workers on Tuesday to complete the remaining period of his seven years imprisonment in......
19:00, 05/06/2019

Bail-reform poster boy arrested yet again for reckless driving A crime-prone teenager — who became a poster boy for bail reform when prosecutors dropped a 2015 robbery charge against him — was arrested yet again in the Bronx on Monday, sources said. Pedro Hernandez, who was freed on June 3 when the charges in hi...
03:13, 06/18/2019

De Blasio wants over three times more teen criminals freed without bail Mayor de Blasio hopes to “more than triple” the number of teens who are released from city jails with no bail on charges as serious as armed robbery, assault and burglary, The Post has learned....
08:52, 05/28/2019

Bail denied for former police officer charged in killing OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Bail has been denied for a former Mississippi police officer charged in the killing of a woman with whom he was romantically involved. News outlets report Circuit Judge John Gregory denied bail Friday for 38-year-old Mathew Kinne...
03:00, 05/25/2019

Assange sentenced to nearly a year in prison for jumping bail WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange also faces a hearing on extradition to the United States, where he is charged with conspiring to hack a government computer....
19:26, 05/01/2019

Nirav Modi To Make Another Bail Plea In UK Court On May 8 Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi is making another bail plea at the UK court where he is undergoing extradition proceedings to India in the USD 1-billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money......
03:39, 05/01/2019

Leader of New Mexico armed group denied bail The leader of a paramilitary group that has detained undocumented migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border pleaded not guilty to federal weapons charges on Monday and was denied bail....
15:00, 04/30/2019

Shashi Tharoor Gets Bail On "Scorpion On Shivling" Remark The bail was granted to Congress lawmaker Shashi Tharoor on a personal bond of Rs 20,000 after he appeared before the court and moved the bail application....
09:52, 06/07/2019

The Latest: Unsealed file contains Smollett bail conditions CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a judge’s order unsealing the file from actor Jussie Smollett’s criminal case (all times local): 5:35 p.m. The file that a judge unsealed in Jussie Smollett’s criminal case includes documents from when t...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Woman seen pushing elderly man off Las Vegas bus posts bail LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — The woman accused of pushing an elderly man off a bus in Las Vegas has posted bail and is currently under house arrest, according to police. According to the police report, on March 21, 74-year-old Serge Fournier was riding an RTC ...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Pakistan’s top court rejects bail extension for ex-PM Sharif ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s top court has rejected a plea from former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for an extension of his bail so that he could travel abroad for medical treatment. Friday’s decision by the Supreme Court comes days before ...
11:39, 05/03/2019

Jennifer Dulos’ estranged husband released on bail The real-estate developer charged in the disappearance of his estranged wife Jennifer Dulos is a free man. Fotis Dulos, 51, posted $500,000 bail just before 4 p.m. Tuesday and walked out of Stamford Superior Court still wearing his orange jumpsuit. H...
00:39, 06/12/2019

Pakistan’s ex-PM Sharif heads to jail after bail expires LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is heading back to prison after six weeks out on bail to receive medical treatment ended. Sharif left his home in Lahore on Tuesday in a convoy of supporters to return to a p...
22:13, 05/07/2019

Nirav Modi's Third Attempt To Get Bail Rejected, Here Are Reasons A London judge rejected fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's third attempt to get bail, after his lawyer said that Indian authorities have seized or liquidated the equivalent of $860 million of his funds......
08:52, 05/09/2019

China says U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo’s Tiananmen remarks smear its policies and grossly intervene in its affairs BEIJING (AP) — China says U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo’s Tiananmen remarks smear its policies and grossly intervene in its affairs....
07:39, 06/04/2019

George Lopez targets Donald Trump's kids as 'anchor babies' in criticism over immigration policies Comedian George Lopez took a shot at President Donald Trump’s immigration policy calling his children, including 13-year-old Barron, “anchor babies.”...
17:39, 06/24/2019

On Robert Vadra's Anticipatory Bail, Enforcement Directorate's Objection The anticipatory bail of Robert Vadra -- who may leave the country soon for medical treatment -- was challenged by the Enforcement Directorate today, opening up the possibility of his arrest. The......
17:00, 06/04/2019

Disney says it'll probably bail on Georgia, too, if the state's anti-abortion law goes into effect Disney, as a rule, does its best to stay far away from political statements, for a pretty obvious reason: People mad at you about your stances on public policy won’t give you money for a brand new Mickey hat (or Avengers movie, as it were). The situa...
04:52, 05/30/2019

Julian Assange jailed for 50 weeks for breaching bail in 2012 WikiLeaks founder breached bail by entering Ecuadorian embassy seven years agoJulian Assange has been sentenced to just under a year in jail for breaching bail conditions after spending almost seven years inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London.A jud...
19:13, 05/01/2019

Julian Assange gets 50 weeks in jail for skipping bail in 2012 A British court on Wednesday sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in jail for skipping bail in 2012, when he began seven years of asylum at Ecuador's Embassy in London....
16:39, 05/01/2019

Missing Connecticut mother’s estranged husband posts bail Fotis Dulos, the estranged husband of missing Connecticut mother of five Jennifer Dulos, posted $500,000 bail Tuesday afternoon in a criminal case related to her disappearance....
04:39, 06/12/2019

Man With Cancer Moves Bail Plea In Supreme Court To "Die In Mother's Lap" An accused who has been diagnosed with third stage oral cancer in jail and wants to "die in the lap of his mother" has moved a bail plea in the Supreme Court which sought Rajasthan Police's response......
17:26, 05/28/2019

Pak Top Court Rejects Nawaz Sharif Plea For Permanent Bail Pakistan's Supreme Court today dismissed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's plea seeking permanent bail on medical grounds, saying that it did not see an immediate threat to his life....
20:13, 05/03/2019

Ex-Pak PM Nawaz Sharif To Return To Jail As 6-Week Bail Expires Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif will return to Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore on Tuesday following the expiry of his six-week bail in a corruption case in which he has been sentenced to......
14:00, 05/07/2019

State GOP blast Dems over backing controversial bail reform law ALBANY — Democratic lawmakers are having buyers remorse after voting for a law that allows many criminal defendants to be released without bail pending trial, Republicans charge. On Monday, a contingency headed by Long Island state Senators Jim Gaugh...
07:39, 06/11/2019

U.K. Judge Grants Bail to Abraaj Founder Arif Naqvi A U.K. judge granted Abraaj Group founder Arif Naqvi’s request for bail in his extradition case to the U.S., where he is accused of diverting millions of dollars in investors’ funds for his personal gain....
16:52, 05/03/2019

Bail reform would turn NYC into ‘The Purge’: police union boss New York City will descend into lawless free-for-all for criminals — similar to the movie “The Purge” — when the new bail reform goes into effect, a police union official said. “New York state is becoming a revolving door for criminals,” ...
23:52, 06/02/2019

Pakistani court rejects ex-President Zardari's bail request A Pakistani court has rejected a request by former President Asif Ali Zardari and his sister for an extension of their bail that would allow them to remain free despite facing a multimillion-dollar money laundering case....
14:00, 06/10/2019

Ugandan opposition figure Bobi Wine is freed on bail KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine has been freed on bail after spending three nights in a maximum-security prison. The lawmaker whose real name is Kyagulanyi Ssentamu is charged with disobeying statutory auth...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Congress Leader Jairam Ramesh Gets Bail In Defamation Case A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Congress leader Jairam Ramesh in a defamation case filed by NSA Ajit Doval's son Vivek against him and ''The Caravan'' magazine for an article published in......
13:26, 05/09/2019

Abraaj founder given more time to raise 15 million pound bail The Pakistani founder of Abraaj Group, once one of the largest emerging markets private equity investors, has been given more time to raise a 15 million pound ($19.5 million) bail by a London court, a court official said on Friday....
21:13, 05/10/2019

Abraaj founder released from custody after $19 million bail payment Arif Naqvi, the Pakistani founder of collapsed private equity firm Abraaj Group, has been released from custody after meeting bail conditions including the payment of a 15 million pound ($19 million) security, a court official said....
16:13, 05/29/2019

Prosecutors aim to reverse bail decision in Kodak Black case MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Kodak Black is due back in federal court after his arrest at a Miami hip-hop festival around which several violent incidents occurred. Federal prosecutors are appealing a judge’s decision to release the 21-year-old on $550,0...
07:26, 05/29/2019

Captain of cruise ship in Hungary crash released on bail BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A Budapest court says that the Ukrainian cruise ship captain suspected of responsibility in a deadly collision with a sightseeing boat on the Danube River has been released on bail. The Capital City Court said Thursday that t...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Woman charged in fatal Memorial Day DWI crash released without bail A Brooklyn woman who allegedly hit and killed a motorcyclist in a drunken driving crash was released without bail by a judge at her arraignment on Tuesday. Jasmin Morales-Cruz, 23, was cut loose after her arraignment in Brooklyn criminal court on veh...
04:26, 05/29/2019

Mexican Church Leader Held On $50 Million Bail In US For Sex Crimes The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human......
19:39, 06/06/2019

100 Black Moms Freed on Mother’s Day Thanks to Nationwide Bail Out Campaign In their largest bail out effort to date, the National Bail Out collective announced Tuesday morning that their third annual Mother’s Day campaign freed 100 black mothers—and raised an additional $1 million to set even more incarcerated women free....
00:13, 05/15/2019

Activists give jailed moms a Mother’s Day gift: bail PHOENIX (AP) — For Mother’s Day, dozens of moms are getting time with their children instead of time behind bars. For a third consecutive year, the National Bail Out Collective is organizing its “Black Mama’s Bail Out” initiat...
18:52, 05/11/2019

Suspect charged in David Ortiz’s shooting will ask to be freed on bail A judge is expected to rule Wednesday whether the first man charged in David Ortiz’s shooting can be freed on bail — with the suspect’s lawyer insisting he is not a flight risk, according to a report. Eddy Feliz Garcia, 25, is charged as ...
20:39, 06/12/2019

The Latest: Banker in Malaysian case ordered free on US bail NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the extradition of a former Goldman Sachs banker in 1MDB investment fund scandal (all times local): 3:25 p.m. A former Goldman Sachs executive accused in the alleged multibillion-dollar ransacking of a Malaysian state in...
21:52, 05/06/2019

US-China trade war worries caused analysts to bail on these stocks CNBC did a deep dive through sell-side stock research since the trade war escalated to find companies that analysts are singling out in their respective coverage universes....
19:39, 05/16/2019

Retired Soldier Detained After Being Declared Illegal Immigrant Gets Bail Mohammad Sanaulla, the retired Indian Army soldier who was declared an illegal immigrant by a tribunal and sent to a detention centre in Assam last month, has been given bail by the Gauhati High......
15:00, 06/07/2019

Latest: Judge continues huge bail for megachurch leader LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the case against the leader of Mexico-based megachurch La Luz del Mundo (all times local): 1 p.m. A judge has continued the extraordinary $50 million bail for the leader of Mexico-based megachurch La Luz del Mundo but...
00:13, 06/22/2019

Pakistani court grants month's bail to 2 radical clerics A defense lawyer says a Pakistani court has granted a month's release on bail to two clerics, leaders of a radical party behind widespread protests last year against the acquittal of a Christian woman in a blasphemy case....
13:13, 05/14/2019

Mother and aunt of missing boy held without bail on murder charge The mother and aunt of a missing 6-year-old boy from Apple Valley, California, have been arrested and are being held on suspicion of his murder, police say....
00:26, 04/30/2019

Woman charged in fatal bus push of elderly man is released on bail The woman charged with murder after police said she was caught on video pushing a 74-year-old man face-first off a bus in Las Vegas has been released on bail, court records show. Cadesha Bishop, 25, of Las Vegas, was free Wednesday after posting $100...
18:13, 05/16/2019

Noida TV Channel Journalists Granted Bail in Defamation Case Three journalists of a Noida-based TV news channel, who were arrested for allegedly airing defamatory content against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, were granted bail in the defamation......
19:39, 06/19/2019

Mnuchin threatens China with tariffs if they bail on trade deal Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reportedly urged China to come back to trade talks, threatening more tariffs if Beijing doesn’t live up to its commitments. “If they want to come back to the table and complete the deal on the terms that we were cont...
02:00, 06/09/2019

U.K. Judge Blocks Bail for Abraaj Founder in Extradition Case U.S. prosecutors have accused Arif Naqvi, the founder of private-equity firm Abraaj Group, of secretly diverting “at least hundreds of millions of investors’ funds” for personal gain and to help shore up the firm’s crumbling finances before it filed ...
22:52, 04/28/2019

"Unforgivable Damage" Will Occur If Bail Not Extended, Says Nawaz Sharif Ailing former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday filed an application in the Supreme Court seeking an extension in his six-week bail on medical grounds, saying "unforgivable damage" will......
21:00, 04/30/2019

Subway creep accused of rubbing on teen girl held on $3,500 bail A suspected creep who allegedly rubbed himself on a 15-year-old girl’s face and arm while she slept on a subway train was held on $3,500 bail at his arraignment in Queens criminal court on Thursday. Kenneth Kou, 28, was slapped with sexual abuse, for...
13:52, 05/31/2019

Disgraced Parkland deputy Scot Peterson out of jail on reduced bail FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A former Florida deputy charged with 11 criminal counts after failing to confront the gunman in the Parkland school massacre was released from jail Thursday after a judge reduced his bail and lifted some restrictions. Scot Pet...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Mexican church leader held on $50 million bail in Los Angeles for sex crimes The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human trafficking, child pornography and rape of a minor....
07:52, 06/06/2019

Bail-reform poster boy Pedro Hernandez skates on 2015 robbery Prosecutors dropped a 2015 robbery charge against bail-reform poster boy Pedro Hernandez on Monday after he made good on a pledge to go to college. “Pursuant to the agreement made on October 9, 2018, in which Pedro Hernandez would provide proof in Ma...
00:26, 06/04/2019

Nirav Modi To File Fresh Bail Plea In UK Court Tomorrow Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi will file a third bail plea on Wednesday before a UK court, which has already rejected his bail twice before as he fights his extradition case in the Punjab......
03:26, 05/08/2019

Giriraj Singh Surrenders In Court Over Alleged Poll Violation, Gets Bail Union minister Giriraj Singh today surrendered before a local court in a model code of conduct violation case for making controversial remarks against the Muslim community at an election rally in the......
11:39, 05/07/2019

TV Actor Karan Oberoi's Bail Plea Rejected By A Mumbai Court A Mumbai court on Friday turned down the bail application of Television actor and singer Karan Oberoi, who was arrested earlier this month on charges of raping and blackmailing a woman....
00:52, 05/18/2019

Ex-Pak President Nawaz Sharif's Bail Plea Rejected On Medical Grounds A Pakistani court on Thursday turned down a plea by jailed ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif to suspend his sentence in a corruption case and grant him bail on medical grounds....
21:26, 06/20/2019

Killed Liquor Baron Ponty Chadha's Son Gets Bail In Fraud Case The son of Ponty Chadha, the liquor and real estate baron who was killed in a shootout six years ago, was granted bail today in an alleged real estate fraud case....
17:13, 06/17/2019

DAs warn City Council that bail-reform laws will be a major fail Top prosecutors warned the City Council on Wednesday that soft-on-crime bail-reform laws will endanger witnesses and make it easier for ­foreign cartels to smuggle drugs into the state and money out. The city’s five district attorneys — and Bridget B...
08:52, 05/23/2019

Julian Assange Sentenced to 1 Year in Prison For Jumping Bail in London WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been sentenced to 50 weeks in prison, just shy of a year, for jumping bail in London back in the summer of 2012. Assange appeared before a UK court this morning and received close to the maximum sentence, but may...
15:52, 05/01/2019

Julian Assange Sentenced To 50 Weeks Jail By UK Court For Skipping Bail WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail by a London court on Wednesday for skipping bail to enter the Ecuadorean embassy where he was holed up for almost seven years until......
15:00, 05/01/2019

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in British jail for skipping bail WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail by a London court on Wednesday for skipping bail to enter the Ecuadorean embassy where he was holed up for almost seven years until police dragged him out last month....
14:00, 05/01/2019

California police release on bail man suspected of threatening to shoot a synagogue US law enforcement officials are facing scrutiny over whether they are minimizing the threat posed by white supremacist terroristsCalifornia police arrested a man suspected of making online threats to shoot up a Jewish temple, saying he had a fascina...
23:39, 06/18/2019

Suspect in twisted Queens home invasion, sex assault held on $250K bail One of the suspects accused of a Queens home-invasion robbery, in which eight people were held hostage and a woman was sexually assaulted, was held on $250,000 bail at his arraignment on a slew of felony charges Tuesday night. Brandon Daniels, 24, wa...
13:52, 05/15/2019

Court Grants Bail To Alleged Defence Dealer In VVIP Chopper Case A Delhi court today granted bail to Sushen Mohan Gupta, an alleged defence agent arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VVIP choppers scam case....
16:39, 06/01/2019

NYPD cop Valerie Cincinelli held without bail in alleged murder-for-hire plot An NYPD cop was ordered held without bail Friday in an alleged murder-for-hire plot targeting her estranged husband and her boyfriend’s daughter. Valerie Cincinelli — who wore a maroon “PINK” sweatshirt from Victoria’s secret ...
03:52, 05/18/2019

Stone-faced gangbanger charged with shooting 11-year-old held on $500K bail The reputed gang member charged with shooting and critically injuring an 11-year-old Brooklyn boy was arraigned Saturday and ordered held on $500,000 bail. Angel Eaddy appeared stone-faced and rocked back and forth as he stood before a Brooklyn judge...
09:00, 06/23/2019

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange given 50-week jail sentence for skipping bail The 47-year-old Australian sought asylum in Ecuador's London embassy in June 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over sex assault allegations.        ...
13:39, 05/01/2019

Top Court Waives Tamil Nadu Temple's Bail Condition Over Stampede Case In a relief to the priest arrested following the death of seven pilgrims in a stampede outside a Tamil Nadu temple, the Supreme Court Tuesday waived the condition of paying Rs 70 lakh for grant of......
22:39, 06/11/2019

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Sentenced to 50 Weeks in Prison For Skipping Bail (LONDON) — A British judge sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday to 50 weeks in prison for skipping bail seven years ago and holing up in the Ecuadorian embassy. Judge Deborah Taylor said it was hard to imagine a more serious ...
13:52, 05/01/2019

ACLU challenges bail bonds system after bounty hunters charged with assault Advocates hope suit over 2017 incident where men broke into a Montana home after a missed court date will effect the industry’s legalityEugene Mitchell and his wife, Shayleen, were sleeping comfortably in their bed at home in Lolo, Montana, when they...
07:39, 05/03/2019

Times Square terror suspect Ashiqul Alam ordered held without bail The terror suspect accused of plotting to shoot up Times Square was ordered held without bail during a court appearance on Friday. Ashiqul Alam, 22, was charged with knowingly receiving two firearms with obliterated serial numbers in Brooklyn Federal...
23:26, 06/07/2019

Actor Karan Oberoi Moves High Court For Bail In Rape Case Actor Karan Oberoi, in his petition, claimed he was falsely implicated in the case, and that it was a consensual relationship between him and the woman....
17:26, 05/28/2019

On Kamal Haasan's Nathuram Godse Remark, Court Reserves Bail Plea Order Kamal Hassan had filed an anticipatory bail plea with the Madras High Court after controversy over his remark that the first extremist in Independent India was a Hindu...
18:26, 05/16/2019

Budapest tour-boat crash: Cruise-ship captain released on bail; death toll up to 25 Meanwhile, the body of another South Korean tourist was recovered from the Danube, raising the death toll in the May 29 boat collision crash up to 25.       ...
20:26, 06/13/2019

Florida resource officer who didn't enter Parkland school during massacre granted reduced bail The former Florida sheriff's deputy charged with 11 criminal counts for failing to confront the gunman in the February 2018 Parkland school massacre was released from jail Thursday, according to reports....
02:00, 06/07/2019

After Southwest Airlines family boarding policy change, here are policies on other airlines Southwest updated its family boarding policy after a same-sex couple said they faced discrimination by a boarding agent two years ago.        ...
00:52, 05/14/2019

Nicole Kidman on her 'unpopular' parenting policies, raising her kids without Instagram Nicole Kidman says she's raising her kids to attend church and she does not allow them to have cell phones or use Instagram        ...
14:53, 04/28/2019

'Appalled' and 'Disappointed': Federal Judge Tells St. Louis to Stop Dragging Feet on Cash Bail Order The city of St. Louis can no longer hold people in jail simply because they’re too poor to pay bail, a federal judge ruled last week. The decision was celebrated by the city’s civil rights advocates, who have argued for years that its cash bail syste...
19:26, 06/17/2019

Report: Boeing Insiders Called FAA Hotline to Report Issues With 737 Max Jets At least four current or former Boeing employees called a Federal Aviation Administration hotline to report issues with the company’s 737 Max line of jets on April 5, the day after Ethiopia’s minister of transportation released a preliminary report o...
15:26, 04/28/2019

What the Hell Is Going on in Kentucky? What on earth is going on in Kentucky? There are thousands of depraved possible answers to that question, but the one we’re focused on today involves the recent messy drama between Gov. Matt Bevin, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton, and, apparently, Sen. Mitch...
05:39, 06/18/2019

Kentucky Daybook Associated Press Kentucky Daybook for Saturday, May. 04. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Lou...
11:26, 05/04/2019

More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton calls out Gov. Mat Bevin’s bumbling, overreaching staff. Now, keep those tips coming!...
18:52, 06/18/2019

How to Bet on the Kentucky Derby From Anywhere I love to gamble on big events. Be it how long the national anthem will last during the Super Bowl or which character will take the Iron Throne, for me there’s something watching an event is more exciting if I have a chance to win something, even if ...
18:13, 05/02/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:40 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:26, 06/11/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:05 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:00, 05/07/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 8:01 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
05:00, 05/08/2019

What to Watch at the Kentucky Derby The Kentucky Derby is supposed to be a difficult race to handicap, but lately the favorites have been the best bet. Will the streak continue this year?...
01:00, 05/05/2019

UA hoops gets Kentucky transfer TUCSON – Jemarl Baker has announced via Twitter that’s he is transferring from Kentucky to the University of Arizona.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson....
07:52, 05/15/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:45 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:13, 06/14/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
21:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:54 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:00, 06/12/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:51 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
21:13, 05/21/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:05 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:39, 05/23/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Sports Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
21:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:56 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:13, 05/15/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:08 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
00:13, 06/22/2019

Kentucky editorial roundup Summary of recent Kentucky newspaper editorials: ___ May 19 Daily News on officers’ memorial: We should always remember all law enforcement officers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty with the highest respect. Those who have fa...
01:39, 05/23/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, 6:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
02:13, 05/31/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:24 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:52, 06/07/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 645 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
03:00, 06/18/2019

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
21:52, 05/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
20:39, 05/28/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 130 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
22:00, 06/17/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:10 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
00:13, 05/04/2019

BC-RAC–Kentucky Derby, ADVISORY Editors To help with your planning, here is some of what The Associated Press is planning ahead of the Kentucky Derby. This advisory is subject to change and will be updated until Saturday’s race. For questions, contact Oscar Dixon (odixon@ap.org). A...
18:13, 05/02/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:44 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:00, 06/08/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
01:00, 05/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:20 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:39, 06/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 2 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
21:26, 05/26/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:53 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:39, 05/13/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:48 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:26, 05/21/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 8:39 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
06:26, 06/11/2019

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest, UPDATE Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge has struck down a Kentucky abortion law aimed at banning a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies. U.S. District Judge Joseph H. McKinley Jr. ruled Friday the law would create a “substantial o...
15:39, 05/11/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a judge denied a motion Friday to exclude death as a possible sentence if Timothy Madde...
01:00, 05/06/2019

Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs on Saturday will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the famed track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying for ...
06:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky fugitive arrested in Ohio LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man who failed to appear in a Kentucky court on kidnapping and other federal charges has been captured in Ohio. FBI spokesman Timothy Beam in Louisville says in a news release that Bryan Douglas Conley was caught Saturday in ...
18:13, 06/23/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has sent a letter to state lawmakers to try to build support for his pension bill that he hopes to have considered in a special legislative session. The Republican governor’s letter Wednesday comes...
05:52, 05/09/2019

(3) Washington Gets Key Hits in Game One Win over (14) Kentucky Katie Reed makes the throw in Super Regionals at Washington – Photo by UK Athletics SEATTLE – The No. 3 Washington Huskies won a low-scoring affair 3-0 in game one of the 2019 Seattle Super Regional thanks to timely hitting and execution in clu...
08:13, 05/25/2019

How 900 Kentucky Dads Are Reconnecting With Their Kids LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As Father’s Day approached, a group of dads got together in Shawnee Park to play kickball and catch up. The men are part of a Kentucky-based program that teaches them how to better communicate with and care for their kids...
17:13, 06/23/2019

2-vehicle crash kills 4 in Kentucky WHEATCROFT, Ky. (AP) — Police are investigating a crash that killed four people in western Kentucky. State Police in Madisonville say in a news release the accident occurred Saturday when a car slid into the oncoming lane and collided with a pickup t...
17:13, 06/23/2019

3-year-old boy dies from dog bite in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old boy has died after being bitten by a dog inside a home in Kentucky. Louisville Officer Lamont Washington said police responded to the home around noon Thursday, and the boy was given CPR. Police closed d...
23:00, 05/02/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election Testing, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The KENTUCKY PRIMARY ELECTION is Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Poll Close: 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. EDT First Results Expected: 6:03 p.m. EDT ELECTION PROFILE: The AP is tabulating the following...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Horses Running In Kentucky Derby 145 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18)– The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby is expected to take off around 6:50 p.m. There have been two horses to scratch thus far, leaving 19 in the race. Click here to see their names and current odds....
21:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9:30 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
16:52, 05/08/2019

Kentucky Softball Earns Bye In SEC Tournament UK Athletics COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Kentucky softball team will open Southeastern Conference Tournament play on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Wildcats earned the No. 4 seed in the tournament, after finishing the regular season in a three-...
06:13, 05/06/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 a.m. EDT EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A decorated World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery in June, more than two months after his death. Ret. Sgt. Carl Mann was among Allied troops who stormed Omaha Beach in Nazi-occup...
12:26, 05/28/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The presidents of several regional universities in Kentucky are urging lawmakers to support a pension proposal drafted by Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration. A letter dated Thursday says the governor’s proposal provide...
09:13, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Derby FAQ: What's next and other burning questions Still have questions about Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby and wonder what happens next on the Triple Crown trail? Here's a handy guide....
04:00, 05/07/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 2:40 p.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky House’s speaker says the governor still lacks the votes in the Republican-led chamber to pass his pension-relief proposal in a potential special legislative session. Speaker David Osborne told reporters Wednes...
21:26, 05/15/2019

2.4 earthquake reported in Kentucky, no damage KEVIL, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.4 earthquake has occurred in Kentucky along the New Madrid fault line. News outlets say the quake was reported northeast of Kevil shortly after 6:30 p.m. Thursday. There were no reports ...
03:26, 06/07/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs on Saturday will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the historic track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying f...
11:26, 05/04/2019

Are 20 horses too many for the Kentucky Derby? It depends on who you ask Since 23 horses competed in the 1974 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, the field has been capped at 20. Is that too many?        ...
15:26, 05/10/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Three former corrections officers have been indicted in connection with the alleged beating of a handcuffed inmate at the Louisville, Kentucky, jail. News outlets report a U.S. Department of Justice statement says the federal i...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Mural Of Muhammad Ali Vandalized In Kentucky WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A vandal has painted the words “racist,” ”antisemitic” and “homophobe” on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali in Kentucky. The words were painted in orange over Ali’s portion ...
13:26, 06/14/2019

At Kentucky Derby, ‘Sometimes You Win and You Lose All in the Same Race’ A year like no other in horse racing became even more unsettling for the sport when the Derby champion was disqualified. What happens next is anybody’s guess....
22:52, 05/05/2019

How to bet and win money (hopefully) at the 2019 Kentucky Derby The 2019 Kentucky Derby is almost here, so here's everything you need to know before placing your bets so you can (hopefully) win some money.        ...
18:52, 04/29/2019

How to bet and (hopefully) win money at the 2019 Kentucky Derby Here's everything you need to know before placing your bets so you can (hopefully) win some money on the 2019 Kentucky Derby.        ...
23:39, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
15:13, 05/16/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. EDT LONDON, Ky. (AP) — Republican challenger Robert Goforth says Kentucky’s governor should stop hiding behind national political figures, including President Donald Trump, to try to boost his reelection campaign. Goforth is a state representative ...
22:13, 05/07/2019

Montgomery Announces He Is Returning to Kentucky UK Athletics E.J. Montgomery confirmed on his Instagram account that he will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Kentucky F EJ Montgomery will pull out of the 2019 NBA Draft and return to school for his sophomore season, source tells ESPN. ...
02:52, 05/30/2019

The secret to getting a ride in the Kentucky Derby The world's best jockeys will lead the way in this week's Kentucky Derby, but getting there takes some luck and a plugged-in agent.        ...
14:00, 04/30/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 6:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Newly released court records say Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin casts a wide net when blocking people on social media, citing reasons such as surpassing “a limit on idiocy” and “trolling.” The number of blocke...
13:26, 05/02/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, Update, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
01:13, 05/10/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
16:00, 05/02/2019

John Calipari’s son, Brad, may want out of Kentucky This could get awkward. John Calipari’s son, Brad, may be leaving Kentucky after entering the NCAA transfer portal on Thursday, according to ESPN. The younger Calipari, a junior walk-on guard, redshirted last season after limited appearances hi...
22:52, 05/30/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are taking their insurance company to court over flooding that caused nearly $1 million in property damages. The Ark Encounter says in a federal lawsuit that heavy ra...
23:00, 05/24/2019

$30K Stolen From Northern Kentucky Bakery KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WLWT)– A Northern Kentucky woman said that she hired someone to clean the windows at her bakery and the man stole $30,000 from the business. Lluliana Contreras, the owner of Lupita’s Bakery in Crescent Springs, says th...
01:26, 06/21/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands is looking for projects for federal grant money to create jobs and attract industry. The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet says up to $25 million is available for pilot project...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Bear Attempts To Go On Joyride In Kentucky Man’s Car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro man almost had to make a bizarre insurance claim. WFIE reports that Chad Morris, an Owensboro barber, was vacationing in Gatlinburg when he found his car being over-taken with a family of bears. “I was te...
19:26, 05/21/2019

How to Watch the 145th Kentucky Derby The Kentucky Derby is today. Dubbed “the greatest two minutes in sports” the 145th edition of the annual horse race officially kicks off at 6:46pm ET today in Louisville, Kentucky....
22:39, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election, ADVISORY, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: Here are coverage plans for the Kentucky primary election on May 21. This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Moving Monday, May 20: KENTUCKY-PRIMARY ELECTIONS LOUI...
22:26, 05/16/2019

2 Kentucky men sentenced for stealing money from relatives LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Two Kentucky men have been sentenced to prison in separate cases involving stealing money from older relatives and spending it on themselves. U.S. Attorney Robert Duncan says in a news release that Paul Anthony Long II was sente...
23:39, 05/19/2019

Controversy swirls over Kentucky Derby finish Country House elevated to victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby as stewards take down the first-place finisher for the first time in the 145-year history of the race....
07:26, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Extends Crossbow Season For Deer FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Deer hunters in Kentucky are getting a longer crossbow season, after a proposal to expand the season went into effect May 31. The new crossbow season will open the third Saturday in September and close the third Monday in Januar...
13:52, 06/05/2019

Trial set for ex-Kentucky student charged in boy’s death LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A trial date has been set for a former University of Kentucky student charged with driving under the influence and reckless homicide in the death of a 4-year-old boy. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the trial of 19-year-old ...
09:39, 06/10/2019

Kentucky Derby bettor turns $8 wager into big pay day A Las Vegas bettor turned an $8 wager on the Kentucky Derby into $78,000 at The Mirage on Saturday after Country House was declared the winner, according to the casino’s sportsbook manager....
23:52, 05/07/2019

Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — President Donald Trump refers to Gov. Matt Bevin as his “good friend” and urges Kentucky Republicans to support the governor’s reelection in a recorded phone message on the eve of the state’s primary ele...
01:26, 05/21/2019

Kentucky Hemp Seeds to be Studied in Space CLARK COUNTY, KY (Lex 18) – Some are calling it the future of Kentucky agriculture, and now it’s no question hemp is firmly planted in the space age. Kentucky hemp seeds arrived at the International Space Station Monday. The seeds were on...
10:13, 05/07/2019

Kentucky proposes ban on using tattoos to cover up scars Kentucky health officials are proposing a ban on tattooing over scarred skin, a plan that could block one of the reasons why some people get a tattoo in the first place....
10:00, 05/03/2019

Two Confirmed Tornadoes in South-Central Kentucky Friday’s night’s mesoscale convective system rolled in with heavy rain, strong wind, and hail. Along with the usual threats, came a couple of tornadoes embedded in straight-line wind gusts that caused minor damage in Simpson and Allen Counties. Two w...
17:13, 06/23/2019

4 Kentucky men charged in child predator sting FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear says four men have been charged in a child predator sting. Beshear announced in a news release the arrests last week of 23-year-old Jarrett Hoskins, 32-year-old Ricky Cornish Jr., 34-year-o...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national letter of intent with the university. Whitney, a 6-foot-7 athletic forward, is the sixth addition (five fr...
00:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky man accused of impersonating police, threatening 2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of impersonating a police officer and pointing a gun at two people on separate occasions. News outlets report 28-year-old Christopher Flannery was arrested over the weekend and charged with wanton enda...
13:52, 06/05/2019

Baffert has 3 chances to win Kentucky Derby and tie record LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bob Baffert not only has the Kentucky Derby favorite, but two other horses capable of giving him a share of history. Game Winner is the 9-2 favorite for Saturday’s 145th running at Churchill Downs after opening Tuesday as...
11:26, 05/04/2019

Kentucky man finds unlicensed bears behind wheel of car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro barber’s wild experience last week is gaining some attention on Facebook. Chad Morris, who is the owner of CMO BarberShop, was in Gatlinburg, Tennessee last week when he found his car in the process o...
20:26, 05/21/2019

Kentucky Derby preparations dodge wet weather With just a week to go, Kentucky Derby trainers work to get their horses on schedule amid some wet weather; Churchill Downs and Belmont Park open their seasons; much more racing action plus new inductees to the Racing Hall of Fame....
15:00, 04/28/2019

Kentucky Has a Primary Election Today. Here’s What to Watch. Gov. Matt Bevin, the Republican incumbent, is the most unpopular governor in the country. Democrats hope that will give them an opening in a red state....
22:00, 05/21/2019

Kentucky 22-month-old survives nearly three days alone in the wilderness (WLEX/NBC News) A Kentucky toddler who disappeared Sunday evening was found alive Wednesday afternoon not far from his home after a massive multi-agency search. Kenneth Neil Howard, just 22 months old, was last seen about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The child ...
07:39, 05/17/2019

The Kentucky Derby Proves That Even The Losers Get Lucky Sometimes Horse racing had replay before everybody else. But that side of the allegedly perpetually declining sport was never in the spotlight so much as it was Saturday, when Churchill Downs stewards took their time before taking a Kentucky Derby win away fro...
04:39, 05/07/2019

Haikal scratched from the Kentucky Derby field Haikal has an abscess in his front left hoof and joins Omaha Beach as two Kentucky Derby contenders that have been scratched from the field.        ...
16:00, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Derby: What was lost on Maximum Security This Kentucky Derby was costly for Maximum Security bettors. How costly? Try $9 million dollars. Maximum Security, who closed as one of the favorites at 9-2, looked like he was the victor when he crossed the finish line first, but an objection was fi...
05:39, 05/05/2019

Ex-Kentucky Officer Gets Prison For Trying To Entice Minor LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for trying to entice a minor and later sexually abusing him. The Courier Journal reports 33-year-old Brandon Wood also was sentenced...
15:00, 05/29/2019

Big Blue Caravan to Tour Kentucky This Summer LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Big Blue Caravan is back and ready to make stops in various communities throughout the Bluegrass State this June. The Big Blue Caravan, led by Mitch Barnhart, is UK Athletics’ annual outreach effort throughout the state the ath...
19:00, 06/19/2019

This wasn’t the biggest Kentucky Derby upset win ever Highest payoffs for winners of the Kentucky Derby since $2 mutuel bets began in 1911 with winner, year and price: Donerail, 1913: $184.90 Country House, 2019: $132.40 Mine That Bird, 2009: $103.20 Giacomo, 2005: $102.60 Gallahadian, 1940: $72.40 Char...
02:13, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Man Acquitted In 4-Year-Old Foster Son’s Death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Kentucky man who was accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son. News outlets report the Elizabethtown jury returned the verdict Wednesday for 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin after deliberating for ab...
12:52, 05/24/2019

Trainer of DQ’d Kentucky Derby winner still has questions Jason Servis has slowly come to terms with Maximum Security’s disqualification after winning the Kentucky Derby but he still has questions about what he said was “a bad call.” The Derby was the biggest race in the life of the 62-yea...
01:13, 05/10/2019

Kentucky Men’s Basketball Sets Exhibition Slate (Kentucky Today/Keith Taylor) LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team has finalized its exhibition slate for the 2019-20 season with the additions of Georgetown College and Kentucky State to the schedule. UK will play Georgetown College ...
22:26, 06/06/2019

90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide Crews in Stanton, Kentucky were called to a home that was smashed by a mudslide amid heavy rains and were able to rescue a 90-year-old woman from the debris. (June 18)        ...
14:13, 06/18/2019

Kentucky Derby: 5 underdog horses who could win the Run for the Roses The favorite has won the Kentucky Derby the last six races. But what if that doesn't happen this year? What other horses in the field have potential to steal it?        ...
23:39, 05/04/2019

Expert picks on who will win the 2019 Kentucky Derby Who will win the Kentucky Derby? Who is the long shot to watch? USA TODAY Network experts make their picks on who will win the 2019 Kentucky Derby.        ...
23:39, 05/04/2019

Omaha Beach draws No. 12, 4-1 Kentucky fave Omaha Beach, who's on a three-race win streak, is the early 4-1 favorite for the Kentucky Derby after drawing the No. 12 post position in the 20-horse field Tuesday....
19:26, 04/30/2019

6 Kentucky Police Officers Named In Indictment LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Six police officers have been indicted in Kentucky in connection with a scheme in which they’re accused of being paid for private security jobs during their regular patrol shifts. Jefferson County Commonwealth’s Att...
11:39, 05/14/2019

New Muhammad Ali logo unveiled for Kentucky airport LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville, Kentucky, officials have unveiled new branding for Louisville’s airport to go along with a renaming to honor Muhammad Ali. Mayor Greg Fischer and Ali’s widow, Lonnie, unveiled a new logo and designs at t...
11:26, 06/07/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019: The lapsed fan's guide Haven't followed horse racing since last year's Triple Crown and need a crash course before Saturday's Kentucky Derby? Don't worry. We've got you covered....
16:13, 05/01/2019

Kentucky Derby gambler turns $8 into $78K with ‘miracle’ bet The shocking disqualification in Saturday’s Kentucky Derby left one man $78,000 richer after a measly $8 bet – nothing short of “a miracle,” according to a Las Vegas sportsbook manager. The unidentified gambler – a regular at The Mirage who watched t...
16:13, 05/06/2019

What in the world happened at the 2019 Kentucky Derby? In the 145-year history of the Kentucky Derby, Saturday provided a first. What happened, why was the apparent winner disqualified and what were the stakes?...
06:13, 05/05/2019

In photos: The fantastic hats of the Kentucky Derby Fantastical, creative hats are a tradition at the annual Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at some of the most interesting looks styled from feathers, flowers, ribbons and more over the past 18 years. The 2019 Run for...
22:00, 05/01/2019

Kentucky rain contributes to 1 death, 4 rescues TAYLORSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Heavy rains led to the death of a man in Kentucky and the rescues of four other people Monday in two separate incidents, officials said. The first call for help came as a family tried to drive over a flooded bridge in Taylors...
22:00, 06/17/2019

Federal judge strikes down Kentucky abortion law A U.S. district judge struck down a one-year-old Kentucky law that restricted a type of abortion usually performed after the 14th week of pregnancy, ruling it violates a woman's constitutional rights....
22:00, 05/11/2019

Kentucky Women Honored For Suffrage Work MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Markers are being placed across Kentucky telling people about the work of Kentucky women in the suffrage movement. A visit to White Hall tells a story of Kentucky’s history, one that includes ambitious women...
01:39, 05/29/2019

Which Kentucky Derby horses are the experts picking to win? Kentucky Derby experts, top horse racing bettors and other notable figures in Louisville go on the record with predictions for the Run for the Roses.        ...
01:39, 05/02/2019

Fruit of the Loom losing about 100 jobs, most in Kentucky BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Fruit of the Loom says it is cutting about 100 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Kentucky. News outlets report the Bowling Green-based company said it is transferring information technology services to Wipro Ltd., an India...
11:13, 05/23/2019

Kentucky woman reunited with dog missing for 4 years ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman who lost her two Jack Russell terriers four years ago has been reunited with one of them. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that Janece Parsons got a call Tuesday that said her dog Army had been found safe...
14:13, 05/31/2019

Beshear vs. Bevin political showdown set in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In Kentucky political circles, Beshear vs. Bevin has become shorthand for the bitter feud between the state’s governor and attorney general over legal issues with sweeping implications for the future. The drama between Re...
10:26, 05/22/2019

Kentucky Volleyball Releases 2019 SEC Schedule Photo by Isaac Janssen. LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Volleyball team released its 2019 Southeastern Conference schedule on Wednesday afternoon, highlighted by eight home matches beginning on Sept. 27 against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. The two-...
04:00, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019: Stars hit the red carpet Ahead of the horse race, plenty of stars walked the red carpet, including Anna Nicole Smith's 12-year-old daughter, Dannielynn Birkhead and more.        ...
21:13, 05/04/2019

This Kentucky distillery will release its first bourbon in 102 years Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company announced Tuesday morning that it will be releasing its first bourbon in 102 years on June 22, 2019.       ...
01:00, 06/13/2019

Trump Says Kentucky Derby Ruling Was ‘Not a Good One’ The president tweeted that to disqualify the first-place finisher and name a different winner could happen “only in these days of political correctness.”...
19:26, 05/05/2019

Police: Kentucky Pastor Tried To Set Up Threesome With Girls PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky pastor is accused of trying to set up a threesome with two underage girls. The Courier-Journal reports that 26-year-old Bobby J. Blackburn, pastor of the Elevate Church in Prestonsburg, was arrested last week and c...
16:13, 06/03/2019

Kentucky Derby excitement ramps up on game day The energy is palpable on Derby Day as horses saddle up to compete in the 145th Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby in Louisville and Fox News host Janice Dean is on the ground experiencing “one of the greatest moments in sports.”...
18:00, 05/04/2019

Kentucky pastor busted for trying to set up threesome with minors A Kentucky pastor was busted for trying to set up a threesome with two minors who work for him, according to police. Bobby Blackburn, who is the pastor of Elevate Church, turned himself in on Wednesday on felony charges of prohibited use of an electr...
19:13, 06/03/2019

Saturday’s Kentucky Derby ties for most watched on NBC Saturday’s Kentucky Derby averaged 16.5 million viewers on NBC, which is tied for the most-watched Derby on the network since it started televising it in 2001. NBC and Nielsen report that is a 10% increase over last year, when Justify’s w...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Man Accused Of Severely Beating 2-Month-Old Son LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who’s now on life support. News outlets report 28-year-old Donnie E. Rowe was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree assault and first-degree criminal...
11:39, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Looks to Play Way into SEC Tournament on Final Weekend LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky baseball will honor its seniors and close the regular season this week as it hosts No. 2 Vanderbilt for a three-game series that opens Thursday night at Kentucky Proud Park. The Wildcats will be playing to earn a berth i...
03:39, 05/16/2019

Kentucky man accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who’s now on life support. News outlets report 28-year-old Donnie E. Rowe was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree assault and first-degree criminal abus...
13:26, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Derby evolves from 90 minutes to 5 hours for NBC When Rob Hyland worked his first Kentucky Derby for NBC in 2001, it was a 90-minute show with a handful reporters and only one race — the Derby — was aired. Hyland, the coordinating producer of NBC’s horse racing coverage, now is at the helm of...
09:13, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Derby may lose another contender in Haikal Another Kentucky Derby contender may be out before the gates even fly open. A day after betting favorite Omaha Beach was scratched with an illness, Haikal became questionable with an abscess in his left front hoof, the Courier-Journal reported. Haika...
21:13, 05/02/2019

Kentucky State Police Say Trooper Assaulted BATH COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A trooper was stabbed in the leg during an altercation in Salt Lick. Kentucky State Police say that on Wednesday, Trooper Nathan Roark and Trooper Tyler Smith, along Bath County Sheriff Jesse Stewart, attempted to ser...
07:13, 05/23/2019

Accidental Crash Won’t Stop Gay Bar’s Pride In Kentucky HIGHLANDS, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say there was no evil intent involved when a van driver crashed into the front patio of a popular gay bar during Pride Week. The Courier Journal reports no one was injured as the van swerved off the street on ...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Country House wins Kentucky Derby after favorite DQ'd Country House was declared the winner of the 145th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on Saturday when Maximum Security became the first horse in the history of the race to be disqualified after crossing the line first....
03:52, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Derby shocker: Country House wins via DQ Maximum Security becomes first Kentucky Derby winner disqualified for interference in race's 145-year history; Country House elevated into winner's circle        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

New Orleans Saints react to Kentucky Derby controversy The New Orleans Saints were apparently watching the Kentucky Derby result closely as the unofficial winner of the race was disqualified after stewards determined the horse impeded the progress of two other horse in an abrupt fashion....
19:00, 05/06/2019

Why Kentucky Derby disqualified Maximum Security in stunner At this point, the dragged-out 20-minute review will be more remembered than the actual two-minute race. Here’s how NBC’s Mike Tirico explained the moment and reasoning for Saturday’s stunning Kentucky Derby reversal in which Maximum Security — who c...
05:39, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019 picks: Why Gray Magician is best value bet at 29-1 It’s the first Saturday in May, so here we go with the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Maybe it’s seemed easy the last six years as the post-time favorite has won the Run for the Roses. But if you’re just going to play the fav...
17:52, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Derby weekend had lots of top-quality action As usual, the Kentucky Derby took focus from some top-shelf action in other racing divisions, including a spectacular week on the turf for trainer Chad Brown...
00:26, 05/07/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 4:20 p.m. EDT MISSING GIRL-HOMICIDE Kentucky man could face death sentence in girl’s killing SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a ...
01:00, 05/06/2019

The Kentucky Derby Was Decided By Some Video Replay Bullshit For a brief moment on Saturday, Luis Saez felt an immense happiness that can only overcome someone that has achieved one of the greatest accomplishments of their life. He had won the Kentucky Derby with his horse, Maximum Security, by one-and-a-half ...
17:52, 05/05/2019

LEX 18 Is Dressed Up And Ready For Racing At The 2019 Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — It’s Kentucky Derby Day! LEX 18 is broadcasting all day from Churchill Downs. Send us your photos via our Facebook page, and be sure to tag your social media posts with #LEX18AtTheDerby. #metaslide...
17:39, 05/04/2019

The Big Wet President Blames Kentucky Derby Result On PC Police Given the fact that Donald Trump could probably name every host of Fox & Friends in chronological order before he could name one Supreme Court justice he didn’t nominate, it should come as no surprise that our doughboy president chose to weigh in...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Kentucky Derby payouts: The 2019 winner will be getting a fortune When it comes to the 2019 Kentucky Derby, it pays to be a winner. The top five finishers will bring home some serious bank, splitting the majority of a $3 million purse – up $1 million from the prize total that stood from 2005-2018. That’s a lo...
22:13, 05/04/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 p.m. EDT INFANT KILLED Man who hit baby after losing video game charged with murder LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man who punched his 1-month-old son in the head after losing a video game has been charged with murder. News outlets cite an arres...
21:52, 05/06/2019

Teen arrested in deadly shootings at Kentucky party WHITESVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested a Kentucky teenager on charges of killing two people and wounding a third during a party. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Owensboro. His name was not relea...
03:26, 06/07/2019

Just The feces: Kentucky Derby Winner Poop On Sale For $200 GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) – Are you interested in a $200 jar of poop from 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm? If so, the jars by Kentucky for Kentucky went on sale May 1. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports artist Coleman Larkin is the mastermi...
06:13, 05/06/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 1:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY DERBY-POLITICS Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the famed track, ...
08:26, 05/04/2019

Attorney Escaped The Holocaust, Changed Eastern Kentucky PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Far from his soon-to-be home in Prestonsburg, a Jewish attorney and Holocaust survivor got a phone call that would change Eastern Kentucky forever. It was the summer of 1970. John Rosenberg and his wife, Jean, had recently de...
21:52, 05/04/2019

Kentucky conservation fund wins award for preservation FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The American Battlefield Trust has recognized the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund for helping preserve battlefields and historic sites. American Battlefield Trust President James Lighthizer recognized the fund last week...
12:13, 06/10/2019

Kentucky Pitches, Homers Way to Series Finale Victory Photo Courtesy: Chet White, UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky clubbed three home runs and watched ace Zack Thompson do what he does best on the mound to split Sunday’s doubleheader with No. 5 Arkansas at Kentucky Proud Park and claim a fourth wi...
06:13, 05/06/2019

Mike Francesa: I predicted Kentucky Derby disaster Mike Francesa is usually in the wrong. But on this Saturday, May 4 ,2019 — mark it down — he may be right. And he won’t let you forget it, “I said it to my wife as soon [as I saw it],” the gasbag told WFAN peer Kim Jones...
05:39, 05/05/2019

Ex-Kentucky center Dorie Harrison transferring to Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Kentucky center Dorie Harrison is transferring to Lipscomb. Lipscomb announced Monday that it was adding Harrison, who sat out the 2018-19 season for unspecified personal health reasons. The move represents a homecoming...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Medical Billing Company Plans To Expand In Kentucky NEWPORT, Ky. (AP) — A medical billing services company is planning to expand operations in northern Kentucky, potentially creating 150 jobs. CompMed Ltd. is planning the $1.1 million expansion in Campbell County. The company plans to lease an additio...
11:00, 06/18/2019

Why the Kentucky Derby is responsible for bourbon boom around the world Bourbon has made a comeback in recent years as the industry has strengthened ties with the Kentucky Derby,.        ...
12:52, 05/01/2019

Train In Kentucky Strikes 2 Teen Girls, Killing 1 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say a train hit and killed one teen girl and injured another. Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a release that the two teens were on the tracks near the Pope Lick Creek tres...
16:13, 05/27/2019

Matthew Street Will Stay Home and Swim For Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky- Matthew Street will graduate a swimming legend at Henry Clay High School. Street holds five school records, and his Coach Daniel Porter told LEX18 if he swam more events he could’ve broken every single school record. Street’...
05:00, 05/28/2019

Man stabbed 9-year-old boy with machete in Kentucky park: cops COVINGTON, Ky. — A Kentucky man is accused of chasing three children from a Covington park and then stabbing a 9-year-old boy who fell behind. The Courier Journal reports 35-year-old Esteban Portugues was arrested Friday and charged with second-degre...
15:52, 05/13/2019

Home Runs, Two-Out Scoring Haunt Kentucky In Defeat Photo Courtesy from UK Athletics COLUMBIA, S.C. – Freshman infielder Austin Schultz legged out an infield hit to reach base safely for the 38th time in the last 40 games but Kentucky couldn’t overcome a barrage of home runs and two-out scoring ...
23:13, 05/11/2019

Kentucky Republican US Rep. Massie Blocks Disaster Aid In House WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and a $19 billion disaster aid bill (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Another conservative Republican has once again blocked efforts by House leaders to speed a $19 billion disaster aid bill to President Donald Tru...
20:39, 05/28/2019

If you're betting on the Kentucky Derby, look to this under-the-radar horse SportsPulse: Dan Wolken explains why the wise guys are looking at this horse as a serious threat to win the Kentucky Derby.        ...
01:39, 05/02/2019

Kentucky’s Run Ends in Semifinals, Awaits NCAA Selection COLLEGE STATION, Texas – A six-run Alabama second inning was the difference in the second of two Southeastern Conference Tournament semifinal games on Friday night as the (4) Kentucky Wildcats dropped a 6-3 decision to (1) Alabama. With Alabama’s wi...
08:52, 05/11/2019

Late Home Run Sinks Kentucky In Series Opener T.J. COLLETT.Kentucky comes out on top of MSU 7-0 on Tuesday, March 26Photo by Isaac Janssen | UK Athletics COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina got a leadoff home run from Andrew Eyster in the seventh inning to score a 5-4 comeback victory over Kentucky ...
08:52, 05/11/2019

Motorist killed during storm in eastern Kentucky city PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Officials say one person was killed during a severe storm in eastern Kentucky when the roof of a building was blown off and landed on a moving vehicle. Prestonsburg Mayor Les Stapleton told a news conference Wednesday that th...
00:00, 05/30/2019

What happens in the Kentucky Derby now that favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched? With morning line favorite Omaha Beach being scratched with an entrapped epiglottis, it changes the entire outlook for Saturday's Kentucky Derby.        ...
07:26, 05/02/2019

Marta Paces Kentucky on Night One of SEC Outdoor Championships FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Senior Elijah Marta used a one-foot-two-inch javelin personal best to place fifth and score the Kentucky track and field team’s first four points of the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships on Thursday at John McDonnell ...
07:39, 05/10/2019

Favorite Omaha Beach ruled out of Kentucky Derby Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched from Saturday's first leg of horse racing's Triple Crown because of a respiratory disease, race organizers said Wednesday on Twitter....
10:39, 05/02/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 6:20 a.m. EDT GOVERNOR-SOCIAL MEDIA-ACLU Court records: Bevin blocks thousands of social media users (Information from: Courier Journal, http://www.courier-journal.com) LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Newly released court records say Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin casts a wide n...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Part Of Bourbon Warehouse Collapses In Western Kentucky OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Part of a bourbon warehouse in western Kentucky collapsed during a thunderstorm. News outlets report the partial collapse of the O.Z. Tyler Distillery rickhouse was reported early Monday. Master Distiller Jacob Call says around ...
11:00, 06/18/2019

Train in Kentucky strikes two teen girls, killing one LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Police in Kentucky say a train hit and killed one teen girl and injured another. Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a release that the two teens were on the tracks near the Pope Lick Creek trestle b...
15:13, 05/27/2019

Straight up: How the Kentucky bourbon industry is going high tech Bourbon is one of the most popular spirits in the world. Some Kentucky distilleries are adding data analytics, automation, IoT sensors, and RFID tags to streamline production....
01:39, 05/01/2019

Kentucky man accused of setting fire, shooting at officers PINEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police have arrested a man accused of firing shots into a residence, starting a fire and shooting at responding officers. A state police statement says troopers responded to a complaint that shots were fired late ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

Kentucky governor faces voters after tumultuous term LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has lashed out at protesting teachers and ridiculed judges during a tumultuous term steering Kentucky on a conservative course. Now the pugnacious governor faces the first test of his reelection campa...
11:00, 05/20/2019

Democrats Seek Review of Russian Investment in Kentucky A Russian aluminum company recently came out from under United States sanctions. Now it’s planning to invest $200 million in Kentucky, and maybe more in other states....
04:52, 05/17/2019

Kentucky primary to offer verdict on Bevin’s job performance LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Republicans will give an initial verdict on Gov. Matt Bevin’s job performance in Tuesday’s primary election. Meanwhile, Democrats will choose from three prominent candidates looking to challenge Bevin — an ...
08:00, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Trump tweets support for Kentucky governor LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky’s primary election (all times local): 12:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has tweeted support for Republican Gov. Matt Bevin in Kentucky’s primary election. Trump’s tweet encouraged Kentuc...
19:26, 05/21/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 5:20 p.m. EDT KENTUCKY GOVERNOR’S RACE Rivals for Kentucky governor both have work to do FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The winning candidates for Kentucky governor drew just a fraction of the state’s voters in party primaries this week, a signal that both have...
23:52, 05/23/2019

Kentucky Derby horses get final pre-race workouts The field for Saturday's Kentucky Derby gets final workouts, stragglers head for Churchill Downs; results of major weekend stakes races around the country....
20:39, 04/29/2019

Ranking the 20 horses in the field for the 2019 Kentucky Derby The 20 horses expected to run in the Kentucky Derby. Trainer, jockey and owner information, plus news, notes and videos of their final prep race.        ...
00:52, 04/30/2019

Kentucky Is Training Veterans For Aerospace, Aviation Jobs LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A new program in Kentucky is training veterans with aviation or power plant mechanics experience to become Federal Aviation Administration certified. The new Veterans Accelerated Learning for Licensed Occupations initiative off...
12:52, 05/24/2019

Kentucky State Grants Will Use Old Tires To Repave Roadways FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Division of Waste Management is giving grants to five counties to used recycled rubber tires to repave roadways. The $502,000 in grant funding will be used for rubber-modified asphalt projects that use crumb rub...
12:52, 05/24/2019

A Pilot Went to an Airport in Kentucky. Then He Was Arrested in a Triple Murder. The charges came nearly four years after three neighbors of the pilot, Christian Richard Martin, were brutally killed. He has denied any involvement in their deaths....
12:39, 05/14/2019

Kentucky Noah’s Ark attraction sues over flood damage WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are demanding their insurance company rescue them from flooding that caused nearly $1 million in property damages. T...
23:00, 05/24/2019

Program on legal, judicial systems offered in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — People who want to know more about Kentucky legal and judicial systems can attend a session this week in Louisville. The Kentucky Judicial Branch and the Jefferson County Racial Fairness Commission are hosting Court Talks on Th...
11:39, 05/14/2019

Kentucky Democratic hopefuls hammer away at Bevin, not Trump FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The three leading Democrats running for Kentucky governor agree their state badly needs a new chief executive, and they’ve hit the Republican incumbent with a barrage of attacks. But they dial back the criticism when it co...
07:39, 05/10/2019

Flap Over Lt. Gov. Aide’s Firing Roils Kentucky Leadership FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — When the Kentucky governor’s chief of staff authorized the firing of a top aide to the lieutenant governor he “overstepped his boundaries,” Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton said Tuesday, ratcheting up an unsettling elec...
21:00, 06/18/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky and Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched from the Kentucky Derby because of a breathing problem. It’s generally not a career-threatening problem and is usually corrected with surgery. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The pain of see...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Baffert Takes Aim At Record-Tying 6th Kentucky Derby Win Bob Baffert Racing Stables, Inc. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The pain of seeing Cavonnier get beat by a nose in his first Kentucky Derby nearly kept trainer Bob Baffert from returning to Churchill Downs. He figured he would never again have a horse good...
13:26, 05/02/2019

For Kentucky Derby horses, sunrise is when the work begins LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Some horses beat the sunrise over the backside at Churchill Downs for their workouts. Other colts await the first light and warmth of day before preparing for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, the biggest race of their lives. Th...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Mammoth Cave: An Underground Attraction That Sparked a War in Kentucky No remains of mammoths have been found in the underground maze called Mammoth Cave - the name refers to the sheer size of its entrance. Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky, USA ...
16:26, 05/03/2019

Elderly woman attacked outside Kentucky’s only abortion clinic LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky woman is charged with assaulting an 82-year-old woman who tried to hand her a flier outside the state’s only abortion clinic. WDRB-TV cited a criminal summons in reporting that 31-year-old Janaya Gregory at first ignored ...
00:26, 05/03/2019

Barrel-Maker Starts Construction On Cooperage In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A barrel manufacturer has started construction on a $66.5 million cooperage in eastern Kentucky that’s expected to create 220 jobs in coming years. The Commonwealth Cooperage being built at Morehead by Independent Stave Co...
13:52, 06/05/2019

Kentucky Derby field shrinks to 19, wet track forecast The field for Saturday's Kentucky Derby shrank to 19 Friday with the scratch of Haikal as forecasters called for the third straight year of a wet track on Derby Day in Louisville....
20:26, 05/03/2019

Kentucky sickout records turned over to Bevin administration FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis says the names of teachers who may have been involved in sickouts this year have been turned over to Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration. Lewis told the Courier Journal that the Dep...
07:00, 05/03/2019

University Of Kentucky In-State Tuition Climbing In Fall LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has announced in-state undergraduate students will see tuition increase by 2.4 percent this fall. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the increase announced in a campus email sent T...
13:39, 05/08/2019

Kroger To Sell CBD-Infused Products In Kentucky, Indiana CINCINNATI (WLWT) — Cannabidiol-infused products are now available in several Kroger stores. WLWT reports that the Cincinnati-based grocery chain is the latest major retailer selling CBD products, offering a variety of topical products in several sta...
19:26, 06/11/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House out of Preakness Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in this month's Preakness Stakes in Baltimore, Pimlico Race Course said on Tuesday, ruling out the prospect of a Triple Crown this year....
06:00, 05/08/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in Preakness Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in the Preakness Stakes, trainer Bill Mott told the Daily Racing Forum on Tuesday, meaning that there will be no Triple Crown winner this year....
21:52, 05/07/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 9:20 p.m. EDT SECRETARY OF STATE-LAWSUIT-THE LATEST The Latest: Kentucky Senate leader criticizes Grimes lawsuit FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A top Senate Republican in Kentucky is criticizing the secretary of state for going to court to challenge a new law removing her ...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Kentucky man accused of beating infant, causing 27 fractures A Kentucky man is accused of punching his infant daughter and repeatedly slamming the 3-month-old on the ground, causing 27 bone fractures and other injuries....
14:13, 06/04/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY PENSIONS Regional university presidents endorse Bevin’s pension plan FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The presidents of several regional universities in Kentucky are urging lawmakers to support a pension proposal drafted by Gov. Matt Bevin’...
11:39, 05/03/2019

Kentucky man accused in murder-for-hire awaits extradition BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused in a murder-for-hire plot is awaiting extradition in the Philippines, where he was arrested on charges including complicity to murder. The Bowling Green Daily News reports 39-year-old Antonio Marsonel ...
10:26, 05/22/2019

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports jurors returned the verdict Tuesday for Mikhy Farrera-Brochez of Winchester ...
20:52, 06/05/2019

Unvaccinated Kentucky teen who sued over school ban now has chickenpox WALTON, Ky. (NBC NEWS) – A northern Kentucky teenager banned from school for refusing the chickenpox vaccination due to his religious beliefs has come down with the childhood malady, his attorney said Wednesday. Jerome Kunkel, a student at Our ...
04:52, 05/09/2019

3 Rally’s Restaurants In Kentucky Affected By Data Breach (LEX 18) – Checkers and Rally’s, one of the biggest drive-thru restaurant chains in the US, disclosed a security incident yesterday that impacted over 100 locations, including three Lexington locations. In a security notice published on i...
21:00, 05/30/2019

Calipari signs $86 million, 10-year extension with Kentucky Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a 10-year contract extension through 2029 worth $86 million that includes an option in the sixth year to step down and become a special assistant to the athletic director or university representative...
15:00, 06/14/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 11:20 a.m. EDT VIDEO-RESTRAINED INMATE PUNCHED 3 ex-jail workers indicted in handcuffed inmate’s beating LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Three former corrections officers have been indicted in connection with the alleged beating of a handcuffed inmate at the Louisvill...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Kentucky Softball Quarterfinal Game Moved to Friday COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The 2019 SEC Softball Tournament has shifted its Thursday and Friday schedule, and No. 4 seeded Kentucky is affected. Due to heavy rains and severe weather in the College Station area all day, the SEC Tournament will only be...
05:52, 05/09/2019

Nogales grad Bob Baffert talks about Kentucky Derby TUCSON – Nogales High School and University of Arizona Alum Bob Baffert is excited about this weekend’s Kentucky Derby (which will air on NBC). The two-time, Triple-Crown-Winning-trainer appeared on Wednesday’s News 4 Tucson sportsc...
19:13, 05/02/2019

Woman charged with attack outside Kentucky abortion clinic LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman is charged with assaulting an 82-year-old woman who tried to hand her a flier outside the state’s only abortion clinic. WDRB-TV cited a criminal summons in reporting that 31-year-old Janay...
18:13, 05/02/2019

Pence to promote trade accord in Kentucky visit FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is returning to Kentucky to promote the U.S-Mexico-Canada trade accord and attend a Kentucky Derby eve party. A White House official says the vice president will tour a small business in Lexington, Kent...
19:26, 05/02/2019

Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Candidate Recovering From Wreck LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Democratic candidate for Kentucky lieutenant governor says she hopes to be back on the campaign trail later this week after recovering from a car wreck. Stephanie Horne told the Courier Journal she “was in a pretty big ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Creepy resting place for discarded toys in Eastern Kentucky ELLIOTTVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Deep in the hills of Eastern Kentucky, there’s a mysterious place where plastic baby dolls live out their final days. Nature takes its course at this comfortable country home where hound dogs roam free and decapitated d...
18:13, 05/18/2019

The Latest: VP Pence visits Kentucky company to talk trade LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence’s visits to Louisiana and Kentucky: ___ 8:20 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence has made a stop in Kentucky, speaking to employees at an equine feed company where Gov. Matt Bevin also ap...
06:13, 05/04/2019

Court: Kentucky university failed to obey open-records law Kentucky's flagship university failed to obey the state's open-records law when it refused to provide a campus newspaper with documents pertaining to a sexual misconduct investigation, an appeals court ruled Friday....
01:39, 05/18/2019

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in Marion on the issue Tuesday with 403 in favor and 277 opposed. The city joins a growing number of mu...
18:13, 05/22/2019

Kentucky State Parks pools, beaches opening this weekend FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — With temperatures climbing and a holiday weekend coming up, many swimming pools and beaches at Kentucky State Parks are opening. The Parks Department says while lodge pools are reserved for lodge and cottage guests, community po...
11:13, 05/22/2019

Kentucky State Police posts honoring those who died on duty LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police posts around the state are remembering fallen officers who gave their lives in the line of duty, dating back decades. Several posts are holding memorial events next week during National Police Officers Mem...
11:26, 05/07/2019

Kentucky toddler contracts rare disease from tick bite A toddler fell into a weeklong near-coma in Kentucky after contracting a rare disease from a tick bite, according to his family. Jackson Oblisk’s dad Brandon thought nothing of what he assumed was an innocent insect on his son’s neck in t...
02:13, 06/04/2019

Horse racing: Appeal over Kentucky Derby disqualification denied An appeal filed by the owner of Maximum Security, the horse that finished first in the Kentucky Derby on Saturday but was later disqualified for interference, was denied by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Monday....
15:26, 05/07/2019

Maximum Security owners suing to restore Kentucky Derby win FRANKFORT, Ky. — The owners of Maximum Security have sued the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission and race stewards, seeking to reverse the horse’s disqualification for interference as Kentucky Derby winner and restoration of purse money. The laws...
10:52, 05/16/2019

Country House’s trainer goes on apology tour after Kentucky Derby win Country House trainer Bill Mott should be celebrating the biggest victory of his life with Saturday’s Kentucky Derby — but instead finds himself on an unexpected apology tour. “I feel terrible that I have to apologize for winning,” Mott, 65, to...
01:26, 05/06/2019

Maximum Security owner blasts Kentucky Derby: They know they messed up LOUISVILLE — Reaction ranged from anger and confusion to complaints about the stewards’ conduct after a horse that crossed the finish line first failed to win the Kentucky Derby for the only time in the 145-year history of the nation’s most pre...
01:26, 05/06/2019

Maximum Security owners sue for $1.86m winner's share from Kentucky Derby Horse was disqualified from race earlier this monthOwners hope to have result of Derby reversedThe owners of Maximum Security have sued to reverse the horse’s disqualification from the Kentucky Derby earlier this month. They are also seeking the $1.8...
22:26, 05/15/2019

Maximum Security’s Appeal of Kentucky Derby Disqualification Is Denied Just hours after the objection was filed, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission rejected it, saying that the disqualification was not subject to appeal....
08:00, 05/07/2019

In photos: Country House wins controversial Kentucky Derby Country House was declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby during the 145th Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. on May 4, 2019. Maximum Security was the first horse to cross the finish line, but was ultimately disqualified....
00:26, 05/07/2019

Summer Food Service Program Provides Meals To Kentucky Students FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Food insecurity is a big problem in Kentucky, especially during the summer months. Between the months of May and August, children 18 and under from low-income families can receive free meals as part of the USDA’s...
22:26, 05/29/2019

Controversial finishes like the Kentucky Derby's are a grand old tradition in motorsports From Lee Petty protesting a victory by his own son Richard (and winning) to results that aren't official for days, the racing world knows all about debated finishes....
04:00, 05/11/2019

Abortion: judge strikes down Kentucky restriction but governor to appeal Federal judge says 2018 law would create ‘substantial obstacle’ to abortion rightsAfter a federal judge struck down a Kentucky abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies, the state’s anti-abortion Republican g...
21:52, 05/11/2019

Abbey Cheek Becomes Fourth Kentucky Softball NFCA All-American Abbey Cheek rounding the bases – Photo by Joshua R. Gateley LEXINGTON, Ky. – Behind the most prolific offensive season in Kentucky Softball history, senior third baseman Abbey Cheek became the fourth player in UK history to be named a National ...
00:00, 05/30/2019

Pilot arrested at Kentucky airport in 2015 triple homicide A pilot for a subsidiary of American Airlines was arrested Saturday at Louisville International Airport after he was charged with the 2015 murders of a Kentucky couple and their neighbor, authorities said....
21:52, 05/12/2019

Kentucky coal miner dies from injuries suffered last week FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say a coal miner has died from injuries suffered last week at a mine in southeastern Kentucky. The state Energy and Environment Cabinet says Felix (Matt) North of Miracle died Thursday. North suffered the fa...
20:52, 05/31/2019

Historic Kentucky site to host 2nd Writers in the Park event TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The second annual Writers in the Park will be held this month at Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site in Tompkinsville, Kentucky. A statement from Kentucky State Parks says more than a dozen authors will participate i...
11:26, 06/07/2019

KYEM, FEMA Conducting Series Of Earthquake Drills In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky – Local and national emergency officials are conducting a series of earthquake drills in Kentucky. The Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM), in partnership with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and our local, state...
04:00, 06/03/2019

Culinary trail back for second year at Kentucky State Parks FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Parks say its successful culinary trail is back for a second year. A Kentucky Department of Tourism statement says the trail is being offered at nine parks across the state, each of which is offering a signature m...
10:52, 06/03/2019

Kentucky Lands Grad Transfer Quarterback Sawyer Smith LEXINGTON, Ky- Kentucky desperately needed depth at the quarterback position following Gunnar Hoak’s departure, and it looks like they found their man in Troy graduate transfer, Sawyer Smith. Excited to announce that I'm going to spend my ...
20:39, 05/13/2019

People In Wreck That Killed Kentucky Officer Sue City Agency LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four people pulled over by a Louisville, Kentucky, police officer just before she was killed by a semitruck have joined her family’s lawsuit against the driver charged in the death and his employer. The Courier Journal re...
13:39, 05/08/2019

How much will Kentucky Derby foul limit Maximum Security’s value? It’s complicated. Experts say the unprecedented overturned result in Saturday’s race will likely prove costly for the disqualified thoroughbred’s stud fees and stallion value. But, owing to a number of unusual factors, all is not lost....
08:13, 05/08/2019

Meet Ian Noe, the Kentucky troubadour who’s gone from the oilfields to opening for John Prine Ian Noe and I are hunched over bowls of chili at Honky Tonk BBQ next door to Chicago’s Thalia Hall, where he’ll open for Son Volt in a couple hours’ time. Yesterday was beautiful outside, but last night brought a sudden, last-gasp winter storm, and n...
07:26, 05/14/2019

Kentucky WWII veteran to receive French Legion of Honor WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore will receive the medal...
11:39, 05/14/2019

Kentucky Fish And Wildlife Resources To Hold Public Auction FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is set to hold a public auction of surplus and confiscated items. The auction is being held Monday on the department’s main campus in Frankfort. Among the surplus item...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Kentucky Hosts Regional Earthquake Drill To Test Responses FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials in Kentucky are among those in eight states taking part in a 10-day earthquake preparedness event. It’s being called the largest full-scale exercise in a decade. “Hopefully we won’t ever exp...
04:39, 06/04/2019

Maximum Security owners aren’t done complaining about Kentucky Derby DQ The owners of disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security are evaluating their legal options after an appeal of the decision was denied by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Gary and Mary West said in a statement Thursday that they believe...
03:00, 05/10/2019

Beyond the Kentucky Derby: 10 great places to watch horse racing Horse racing’s biggest day is the Kentucky Derby at Louisville’s Churchill Downs. But travelers can cheer on a favorite filly at other tracks around the country.        ...
20:00, 05/03/2019

1st Japanese-bred horse in Kentucky Derby took long road LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Master Fencer, the first Japanese-bred horse to run in the Kentucky Derby, took a very circuitous route to Churchill Downs. Everyone involved with the chestnut colt hopes the long journey will be worth the effort Saturday. R...
22:13, 05/02/2019

Shock as 65-1 shot wins Kentucky Derby after controversial ruling A 65-1 shot has won America's famous Kentucky Derby after the horse that finished first was disqualified for interference - the first time that has happened in the race's 145-year history....
12:00, 05/05/2019

Positive Spirit falls out of the gate at the start of Kentucky Oaks Jockey Manny Franco was thrown off Positive Spirit when the horse trips and falls at the start of the Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.        ...
02:39, 05/04/2019

Kentucky driver’s license pilot program to start June 28 FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials say they will begin issuing new driver’s licenses this month that are designed to comply with a federal travel law. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says in a statement that it will beg...
12:13, 06/19/2019

FBI: ‘No Foul Play’ Involved In Kentucky National Park Death PARK CITY, Ky. (AP) — FBI officials say they think no foul play was involved in the death of a woman found in Mammoth Cave National Park. News outlets report the body of 23-year-old Mariah Amber Decru was discovered in a cemetery on park grounds in M...
12:13, 06/19/2019

Two jockeys had a dream come true at Kentucky Derby. One turned into a nightmare Luis Saez and Flavien Prat each said he had a dream come true on Saturday at Kentucky Derby, but only one jockey actually did.        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will rep...
22:13, 06/09/2019

Day in the life of a Kentucky Derby horse: Workouts, peppermints and a bath Routine is important for a Kentucky Derby horse, but it's a pretty nice life. A typical day includes workouts, a bath and lots of peppermints.        ...
01:26, 05/04/2019

Delayed Kentucky Internet Project Faces New Squirrel Setback FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A project that would bring high-speed internet across Kentucky will be delayed because company representatives say an “abundance” of squirrels have chewed through wiring. The Courier-Journal reports lawmakers in the ...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Meth Found Inside Kentucky Camper, Children’s Playhouse CORBIN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police found marijuana, guns and about 3 pounds of methamphetamines hidden inside a children’s playhouse. New outlets report that John Helton, Nursilla Anita Helton-Fox and Patsy Hopkins were arrested on first-degree...
11:39, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House comes from lineage of champions Kentucky Derby winner Country House comes from a line of champions and is the son of Preakness champion Lookin At Lucky.        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Country House team: Kentucky Derby shocker ‘bittersweet’ LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Maximum Security became the first winner disqualified for interference in the Kentucky Derby, leading to an agonizing wait and an eventual stunning reversal that made 65-1 shot Country House the winner Saturday. Country House finish...
05:39, 05/05/2019