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Liberia Extends Stay-Home Order Amid Ebola Crisis 9/1/2014 10:09 am UTC
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Liberia's president ordered most civil servants to stay home another month in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, according to a statement released Mond
Berea To Hold Public Meeting On Gay Rights Law 9/1/2014 10:09 am UTC
BEREA (AP) - The city of Berea has scheduled two meetings in September to discuss a proposed city law that bans discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The proposal, modeled
US Trained Alaskans As Secret 'Stay-Behind Agents' 9/1/2014 10:09 am UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) - Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained fishermen, bush pilots, trappers and other private citiz
Parents Of UK Boy With Tumor Face Spanish Hearing 9/1/2014 10:09 am UTC
MADRID (AP) - The parents of a 5-year-old British boy with a severe brain tumor they took abroad against doctors' advice were at a Madrid courthouse awaiting the start of proceedings Monday on whet
Obama Promoting Economic Gains As Elections Near 9/1/2014 10:09 am UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) - Boosted by recent economic gains, President Barack Obama is sounding more bullish about the nation's recovery from the Great Recession and the White House is encouraging Democrats
Flash Flooding Washes Away Part Of Powell Co. Road 9/1/2014 9:09 am UTC
Heavy rain caused some flash flooding in eastern Kentucky Sunday night.Close to three inches of rain fell over sections of Powell and Menifee counties.Rushing water washed away a section of Jerrica
Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Lousiville 9/1/2014 9:09 am UTC
A man was shot an killed in Louisville Sunday night.Police say the victim suffered a gunshot wound around 11 p.m. along Sky Blue Avenue in Pleasure Ridge Park. EMS took the victim to the University
Few T-Showers On Labor Day, More Arrive By Tomorrow 9/1/2014 9:09 am UTC
After a deluge of a weekend, our Labor Day is looking a little better. Despite some patchy fog first thing this morning, it'll be a mild and muggy start. Towards the afternoon expect scattered show
Camping World Founder Dies In Fall At Kentucky Home 9/1/2014 9:09 am UTC
BOWLING GREEN (AP) - David Garvin, a Kentucky entrepreneur who founded the retail chain Camping World, died Saturday morning in an accidental fall at his home. A spokesman for the Warren County she
Backups Expected On I-65 In Southern Indiana 9/1/2014 9:09 am UTC
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Indiana Department of Transportation officials are warning drivers to be prepared for delays on Interstate 65 in southern Indiana as work begins on the Ohio River Bridge
Man Shot Early Monday Morning In Lexington 9/1/2014 8:09 am UTC
Lexington police continue the search for the suspect who asked a man for money, then shot him early Monday morning.Police say the victim told them he was walking along Village Drive around 2:45 a.m
Truck Rolls Over, Blocks Mercer Co. Road 9/1/2014 8:09 am UTC
A semi rolled over and blocked traffic for several hours in Mercer County Sunday evening.Police say the semi was rounding a curve from northbound US-127 onto the bypass south of Harrodsburg around
Labor Day Looks Better 9/1/2014 3:09 am UTC
It's a good thing it's a 3 day holiday weekend because Monday is looking much better than Sunday did.After some morning low clouds and patchy fog it will become partly sunny. An isolated t-storm is
Flash Flood Warning 10:00 9/1/2014 2:09 am UTC
Flash Flood Warning for Bath, Estill, Menifee, Montgomery, Powell and Rowan counties.A storm producing torrential rainfall is moving through the warned area. Creeks may rise quickly and ponding and
Greenville Holds On For 3-2 Win Over Legends 9/1/2014 2:09 am UTC
(Greenville, S.C.) Owensboro native and former University of Louisville star Cole Sturgeon put Greenville in front with a run-scoring single in the sixth inning, and then threw out the tying run a
UK Mens Soccer Opens Bell Complex With 2-0 Win 9/1/2014 2:09 am UTC
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Two second-half goals, from Kristopher Tollefsen and Ryan Creel respectively, gave the Kentucky men's soccer team (1-1-0) its first win of the season over Belmont (0-2-0) on Sunda
Man Convicted For Role In Lexington Man's Death Now Out Of Prison 9/1/2014 12:09 am UTC
A man convicted of helping to cover up a Lexington man's death is out of prison.Jeffery Mundt avoided a murder conviction for the death of James Carroll in 2013, but he was found guilty of evidence
Mother Waits For Answers In Death Of Son Hit By Train 9/1/2014 12:09 am UTC
The mother of a Nicholasville man hit and killed by a train Friday morning in Lexington is hoping someone in the community has the answers she's looking for regarding her son's death.Investigators
Man Killed In Northern Kentucky Shooting 9/1/2014 12:09 am UTC
Authorities in Campbell County say a domestic dispute Sunday ended with one man dead.When police arrived at the home in California around 8:30 a.m., officers said they found a man who had been shot
UK Womens Soccer Beats Ohio, Sweeps Weekend 8/31/2014 10:08 pm UTC
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky women's soccer team used a first half goal from Jade Klump followed up by second half goals from Courtney Raetzman and Alex Carter to collect a 3-0 win o
Down At Half, Faried Helps US Beats Turkey In Basketball Worlds 8/31/2014 10:08 pm UTC
BILBAO, Spain (AP) - They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier. Instead, the Americans were the ones on the ropes for nearly thre
Flood Watch Extended 8/31/2014 10:08 pm UTC
Flash Flood Watch has been extended until midnight for the area roughly between the Mountain Parkway and the Hal Rogers Parkway in eastern Kentucky.We continue to track a few torrential downpours i
3 Killed, 2 Injured In Plane Crash North Of Denver 8/31/2014 9:08 pm UTC
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - Three people were killed and two others were injured when their small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver, authorities said Sunday. The Piper PA-46 airplane crashed nea
More Rain For Now 8/31/2014 8:08 pm UTC
A Flash Flood Watch continues until 6:00 for parts of eastern and southern Kentucky. Rain has been increasing in coverage and intensity late this afternoon mainly east of I-75 and south of I-64 wit
Coroner IDs Victim In Harrison County Crash 8/31/2014 7:08 pm UTC
Officials have released the name of a man killed Saturday morning in a Harrison County crash.Around 1:30 a.m., investigators said 31-year-old Daniel Kearns was driving down Highway 36 near Cynthian
Coroner IDs Man Hit, Killed By Train In Lexington 8/31/2014 6:08 pm UTC
Officials have released the name of the man hit and killed by a train in Lexington Friday morning.The Fayette County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 31-year-old Frank R. Gautier of Nichol
Tesla Motors Dealing as States Play Factory Poker 8/31/2014 4:08 pm UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's the corporate equivalent of high-stakes poker. Tesla Motors has five states bidding to attract a $5 billion factory that will make batteries for a new generation of electric
Payday Lenders to Face Stronger Scrutiny 8/31/2014 3:08 pm UTC
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Payday lenders in Kentucky are coming under increasing restrictions because of a pair of laws passed by the state and federal governments in recent years. The Kentucky Genera
18th Century Brewery Remains Found at Va. College 8/31/2014 2:08 pm UTC
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - College students have always had a taste for beer, and archaeologists have uncovered new evidence at the College of William and Mary to prove it. The remains of what is lik
Michael Sam Cut by Rams 8/31/2014 12:08 pm UTC
Michael Sam, the first openly-gay football player drafted by an NFL team, was cut by the St. Louis Rams Saturday, but one of the nation's most prominent gay-rights advocacy groups and the team's co
Man Robs Lexington Burger King at Gunpoint 8/31/2014 12:08 pm UTC
Lexington Police are looking for a man who robbed a Burger King on Clays Mill Road.Authorities say the man came in the front door and brandished a pistol towards the employees. He then took three f
One Dead in Harrison County Crash 8/31/2014 10:08 am UTC
An early morning crash in Harrison County has left one man dead on Highway 36 near Cynthiana.Around 1:30 a.m. a man driving down highway 36 west ran off the road into a ravine and struck a utility
Corvette Museum To Completely Fill In Sinkhole 8/31/2014 3:08 am UTC
A massive sinkhole that swallowed eight prized sports cars won't be a permanent attraction at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky. The museum's board of directors voted Saturday to fill in the
Motorcycle Riders Hurt In Crash Along I-75 In Scott County 8/31/2014 3:08 am UTC
Traffic was restricted Saturday night along I-75 northbound in Scott County following a crash involving a van and several motorcycles.Investigators told LEX 18 that a group of motorcycle riders wer
Cats Next Opponent Wins in the Final Seconds 8/31/2014 2:08 am UTC
Josiah Yazdani kicked a 44-yard field goal as time expired, lifting Ohio past Kent State 17-14 in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams Saturday night. Derrius Vick was 18 of 24 for 262
Itsmyluckyday Wins Woodward 8/31/2014 12:08 am UTC
Luck was finally with Itsmyluckyday at Saratoga on Saturday as the four-year-old colt survived a claim of foul to register his first top-level victory in the Grade 1, $600,000 Woodward.Tracking clo
Flash Flood Watch Issued For Parts Of The Area 8/31/2014 12:08 am UTC
*Flash Flood Watch for parts of central and eastern Kentucky*A flash flood watch has been issued for the counties in our viewing area in green and will run until the heavy rain threat begins to win
Fighter War Machine Extradited On Assault Charges 8/31/2014 12:08 am UTC
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he beat his ex-girlfriend and then fled to California. The man born Jonathan Pa
Vehicle Hits Home, Kills Man Inside 8/31/2014 12:08 am UTC
A man inside a Shelby County home was killed Saturday when investigators say a car drove into a house.According to Kentucky State Police, a 48-year-old Mt. Eden man was driving a pickup truck east
Showers/Storms More Numerous Tonight 8/30/2014 11:08 pm UTC
A plume of deep, tropical moisture is pushing showers and storms from the south in our direction. They'll overtake much of the area in the overnight hours, and additional waves of showers/storms wi
USA Cruises In First World Cup Game 8/30/2014 10:08 pm UTC
The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup. Silencing the Finns in the second quarter on the
UK Game Notes From 59-14 Win 8/30/2014 10:08 pm UTC
KENTUCKY POSTGAME NOTESUT Martin at KentuckyCommonwealth Stadium -- Lexington, Ky.Aug. 30, 2014FINAL SCORE: Kentucky 59, UT Martin 14Team Records and Series NotesWith the win, Kentucky is 1-0 and w
UK Cheerleader Injured at Football Game Is Released From UK Chandler Hospital 8/30/2014 8:08 pm UTC
A University of Kentucky cheerleader was injured in a fall late in the fourth quarter of the Wildcats' 59-14 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Saturday. This is UK's official statement on Brooke Gib
Mark Stoops Post-Game Quotes 8/30/2014 8:08 pm UTC
Mark Stoops Press Conference QuotesKentucky - 59Tennessee-Martin - 14COACH STOOPS: Good start obviously. Very pleased with the team's effort. I felt good. I felt like we really had a good attit
Wise Dan Wins His Return to Racing 8/30/2014 8:08 pm UTC
Wise Dan held off long-shot Optimizer by a nose Saturday in the Grade 2 $250,000 Bernard Baruch Handicap at Saratoga Race Course. Ridden by Hall of Famer John Velazquez, the two-time reigning Horse
Trooper Hit By Vehicle Along I-65 8/30/2014 8:08 pm UTC
BULLITT COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - On his last day on the job, a trooper with Kentucky State Police was hit by a vehicle during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.Trooper Sam Shacklette was taken to Universi
UK Womens Cross Country Places Second at Belmont Opener 8/30/2014 7:08 pm UTC
Aundrea Busse began her Kentucky cross country career about as well as anyone can expect, with a win at Friday's Belmont Opener in Percy Warner Park.Busse ran a time of 17:32.94, bettering her high
Bengals Cuts 8/30/2014 7:08 pm UTC
The Cincinnati Bengals put quarterback AJ McCarron on the injury list Saturday as they got down to the 53-man roster limit, making the fifth-round pick ineligible to practice for the first six week
UK Volleyball Sweeps Butler 8/30/2014 7:08 pm UTC
The Kentucky volleyball team continued its season-opening winning streak with a 3-0 (25-21, 25-19, 25-21) sweep of Butler in its second match of the Bluegrass Battle Saturday morning in Memorial Co
Fourth Man Dies Following Breathitt County DUI Crash 8/30/2014 7:08 pm UTC
A man injured in a Breathitt County crash Wednesday night that killed three other people has also died from his injuries.The Fayette County Coroner's Office says 20-year-old Joshua Thorpe died Frid
Man Found Dead In Burning Clay County Home 8/30/2014 7:08 pm UTC
Investigators say a burning Clay County home where a body was found Friday was intentionally set on fire.According to State Police, the body of 30-year-old Mickey Henson was discovered around 5:30
Kentucky 59, UT Martin 14 8/30/2014 4:08 pm UTC
UK jumps out to a 14-0 lead after one quarter.Patrick Towles hits Javess Blue for a 44 yard play down to the three.  Jojo Kemp runs it in from the two and UK goes up 7-0.Braylon Heard then does som
Police Arrest Harlan County Doctor 8/30/2014 2:08 pm UTC
HARLAN, Ky. (AP) - A doctor practicing at Harlan ARH Hospital has been suspended by the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure after receiving an anonymous tip he was prescribing diet pills to the nur
14th International Bacon Day 8/30/2014 1:08 pm UTC
The Saturday before Labor Day marks the unofficial celebration of International Bacon Day.The tasty celebration has been in place since 2000, when it was founded by several graduate students from B
Becoming More Unsettled This Holiday Weekend 8/30/2014 12:08 pm UTC
Scattered showers and storms to our west will track into our area later today. Showers/storms become likely tonight and for the first half of Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall will be possible.For Sat
Plane Crashes In Algeria 8/30/2014 11:08 am UTC
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state new
Obama on Labor Day: Don't Take Rights For Granted 8/30/2014 11:08 am UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obam
One Dead, Another Hospitalized In Lexington Crash 8/30/2014 9:08 am UTC
Just before 2 a.m. this morning a tractor trailer was turning into the industrial park when it was struck by a Honda Accord heading inbound on Athens Booneseboro road.The collision knocked both the

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