Women's World Cup: 2nd half - U.S. 5, Japan 2 7/6/2015 12:12 am UTC
[Latest developments, posted at 7:50 p.m. ET]United States 4, Japan 1, halftimeJapan has substituted twice already, including bring in midfielder Homare Sawa, one of two women to play in a reco
Victims of Pontoon Capsizing Identified 7/5/2015 11:30 pm UTC
It was supposed to be a fun evening on the river, watching Fourth of July fireworks, but it quickly turned into one of the worst tragedies on the Ohio River in Louisville in recent memory.
July 4th weekend shootings leave 2 dead, 5 injured in Louisville 7/5/2015 11:24 pm UTC
Two people are dead after separate shootings in Louisville on the Fourth of July.
UPDATE: Fire Chief says search and rescue transitioning to search and recovery after pontoon boat capsizes 7/5/2015 11:21 pm UTC
Nine people were originally on board the boat.
Family members speak out about shooting 7/5/2015 11:14 pm UTC
A makeshift memorial surrounds the place where family and friends say Tyron Jones, 28, of Louisville, was shot at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Names of two killed in boating accident released 7/5/2015 11:10 pm UTC
The coroner's office has released the names of two people who drowned in the Ohio River after a boat capsized near construction on the new downtown crossing bridge.
UPDATE: Police say man murdered wife at their west Louisville home 7/5/2015 11:10 pm UTC
Officers have not released any information on potential suspects in the second fatal shooting.
Man calls 911 to report shooting own wife 7/5/2015 10:59 pm UTC
Amid a violent Fourth of July weekend in Louisville, a man called 911 to report that he had shot and killed his wife, according to an arrest citation.
Clark County detective finds feces, syringe and razor blade on front porch 7/5/2015 10:56 pm UTC
A Clark County Detective found a burned flag, human feces, a syringe, and razor blade on his front porch Sunday morning.
Man arrested in deadly shooting 7/5/2015 10:41 pm UTC
A 73-year-old man was arrested in connection to a shooting death on South 40th Street in Louisville, police said.
CRAWFORD | Harrison twins say they had fun with their first pro matchup 7/5/2015 10:32 pm UTC
Former University of Kentucky stars Aaron and Andrew Harrison faced each other as opponents for the first time at any organized level in Sunday's NBA Summer League game between the Memphis Grizzlie
Severely abused and neglected dogs are rescued by The Arrow Fund 7/5/2015 10:02 pm UTC
A terrier mix and English Bulldog are rescued after being abused.
2 seriously injured in illegal firework incident 7/5/2015 9:28 pm UTC
An Okolona Fire Marshal said two people were injured overnight in an incident involving of illegal fireworks.
CRAWFORD | Back from vacation with a recheck of sports writing fundamentals 7/5/2015 8:59 pm UTC
An old list of sports writing tips from Hall of Fame sports writer Dave Kindred is just enough to spur WDRB's Eric Crawford back off the sidelines after a week of vacation.
CRAWFORD | Onuaku finds his place for Team USA U19 World Champions 7/5/2015 8:57 pm UTC
University of Louisville sophomore-to-be Chinanu Onuaku was the leading shot blocker for Team USA in the FIBA U19 World Championships, and had six points, eight rebounds and four blocks in the cham
2 seriously hurt in illegal fireworks incident, official says 7/5/2015 8:09 pm UTC
Fire Marshal Mike Allendorf said one of the injured is in grave condition. As of last night, he said, that person was not expected to survive. The other person is in critical condition.
Coast Guard establishes safety zone on Ohio River 7/5/2015 7:38 pm UTC
The Coast Guard has established a safety zone on the Ohio River while rescue crews search for missing boaters.
UPDATE: Coroner identifies man killed near 11th Street and Muhammad Ali Blvd. 7/5/2015 7:34 pm UTC
Coroner identifies victim as Tyron Jones of Louisville.
National Guardsmen returned home during holiday weekend 7/5/2015 7:07 pm UTC
It was an extra special Fourth of July celebration for some Kentucky families.
Okolona Fire Department officials say two people badly hurt after incident involving illegal fireworks 7/5/2015 5:15 pm UTC
The incident happened on Maiden Place late Saturday night.
Crews investigating fire at Mount Vernon tire storage facility 7/5/2015 4:19 pm UTC
The Mount Vernon Fire Department is investigating a fire that damaged a tractor trailer on Sunday morning.
Woman who led chase in stolen bucket truck charged with murder 7/5/2015 4:13 pm UTC
A woman was arrested on Friday after leading police on a chase in a stolen bucket truck. She has since been charged with murder.
Top one-armed golfers compete for national championship in Louisville 7/5/2015 4:11 pm UTC
This year marked the tournament's 15th anniversary.
SUNDAY EDITION | JCPS expansion of early childhood education begins with reopening of Presbyterian Community Center 7/5/2015 4:00 pm UTC
JCPS' master plan to expand and enhance early childhood education will get a big boost this week with the reopening of the Presbyterian Community Center in the Smoketown neighborhood. The district
Beck's Mill adding new old-time attractions to southern Indiana 7/5/2015 3:57 pm UTC
Originally built in 1808, it was restored and opened up in 2008 after sitting idle for more than 50 years. Visitors can see the mill that was used during the Civil War.
Small Town Sunday takes a trip to Greenville, Indiana 7/5/2015 3:24 pm UTC
There's a town 20 minutes from Louisville where life is quiet and residents laugh when they say their biggest complaint seems to be speeding.
"Curious? Ask Chris": What it takes to get a morning newscast on-air 7/5/2015 3:12 pm UTC
Jackson wants to know what it takes to put together a morning newscast.
Louisville City blanks Richmond 3-0 with first sellout crowd 7/5/2015 2:45 pm UTC
Before an announced attendance of 8,254, which is a sellout for soccer, Louisville City settled a score with the Richmond Kickers three months after a 1-1 draw in Virginia.
MetroSafe dispatcher says multiple victims shot near 25th and Broadway 7/5/2015 2:14 pm UTC
A call about the shooting was placed around 3:30 a.m. Sunday.
Anniversaries: Robert Blocker & Pat Blocker 7/5/2015 5:00 am UTC
Robert and Pat Blocker Celebrate 70 Years
Anniversaries: C. David Grant & Charlotte Grant 7/5/2015 5:00 am UTC
Mr. and Mrs. C. David Grant
2 confirmed dead, 3 still missing in Ohio River search 7/5/2015 4:41 am UTC
Officials say at least two people are dead after a boat on the Ohio River capsized and was found near bridge construction in downtown Louisville.
Airmen return home to Kentucky on 4th of July 7/5/2015 4:30 am UTC
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- They were deployed to an undisclosed location in the Persian Gulf, but on Saturday they arrived home to Kentucky and celebrated the 4th of July with their families.
Airmen return home in time for 4th of July 7/5/2015 4:10 am UTC
More than 35 Airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Airlift Wing returned home this July 4th holiday.
Memorial for Marine unveiled in Sellersburg, Indiana 7/5/2015 2:56 am UTC
A memorial dedicated to the lives lost in the Global War on Terrorism opened at Wilkerson Park Saturday.
Friends, strangers offer help to airman and family struck by tragedy 7/5/2015 12:47 am UTC
After visiting family in New York, Airman Mike Romanyak, his wife and their two young daughters should have been back home in Louisiana by the Fourth of July holiday.
Pekin, Indiana celebrates with one of the longest running 4th of July celebrations 7/5/2015 12:41 am UTC
The town claims it has the oldest consecutive Independence Day celebration in the United States.
Civil War era cannons fired at Historic Tunnel Mill 7/5/2015 12:40 am UTC
The living history center fired them every 15 minutes as part of its 4th of July celebration.
Legendary moonshiner visits southern Indiana 7/5/2015 12:39 am UTC
Steven Ray Tickle of Tickle's Dynamite Cinnamon Moonshine talked with fans in New Albany and Jeffersonville Saturday.
239-year-old America meets 6-week-old Quinn for a parade 7/4/2015 8:02 pm UTC
In her dreams, she may have visions of bagpipes, fire engines and Scout troops bearing the Stars and Stripes.
Indiana marine killed in crash is first honored in new war on terror memorial 7/4/2015 7:43 pm UTC
His first combat mission also made him America's first military casualty in the battle against ISIS.
Independence Day celebration a blast in Charlestown; cannon included 7/4/2015 6:46 pm UTC
Fireworks may not be the oldest tradition for celebrating Independence Day.
Fourth of July fireworks are a fun tradition but can be dangerous 7/4/2015 2:40 pm UTC
Keith Kaiser learns what to do and not to do around fireworks from the Jeffersonville Fire Department.
Miss Madison's crew hoping to speed toward victory at annual regatta 7/4/2015 1:49 pm UTC
The Madison Regatta brings in hydroplane racers from across the country. How the Miss Madison race team gets ready for go time.
Despite loss of biggest headquarters, Louisville officials optimistic about Humana sale 7/4/2015 2:43 am UTC
Louisville is set to lose its most valuable corporate headquarters as a result of Aetna's pending $37 billion purchase of Humana, Inc. WDRB.com reporters Chris Otts and Marcus Green explore what th
Single-car accident kills 1, injures 2 others on La Grange Road in Shelby County 7/4/2015 2:42 am UTC
Police say the driver fell asleep near Fox Run Road, after which the car veered into an embankment and flipped several times before coming to rest on its top.
UPDATE: Authorities identify victims who died in Old Louisville apartment fire 7/4/2015 1:52 am UTC
Fire officials say a fire escape ladder was locked at an apartment fire that in Old Louisville that left two dead, three injured and four people homeless Thursday.
Year-round farmers market coming to downtown Corydon 7/3/2015 10:12 pm UTC
After finding a permanent home and a grant from the state, changes are in the works to keep the Corydon Farmers Market open year-round.
Family sensed trouble leading up to the murder of Louisville man 7/3/2015 9:54 pm UTC
Murder victim told family he was not involved in recent shooting days before he was shot and killed on his front porch.
Humana Foundation not part of $37 billion Aetna deal 7/3/2015 9:49 pm UTC
Whether the name Humana will survive remains a mystery, but the Humana Foundation -- which provides funding for local arts and cultural organizations -- will not be a part of the sale.
Louisville mayor addresses Humana sale 7/3/2015 9:17 pm UTC
The word "optimistic" was said several times during a press conference Friday morning addressing the multi-billion dollar sale of Humana to Aetna. The final deal won't be signed, sealed and deliver
Authorities identify woman killed in I-64 crash near Simpsonville 7/3/2015 8:46 pm UTC
A deputy coroner has identified a woman who died in a single vehicle crash on I-64 near Simpsonville Thursday.
Clarksville Town Council candidate raffling gun to fund campaign 7/3/2015 8:44 pm UTC
It promises to be a hot race this fall for seats on the Clarksville Town Council, but running for office costs money. One council candidate is taking aim at a different way to raise campaign cash.
'Bridge-watchers' flock to watch and document Ohio River Bridge construction 7/3/2015 8:29 pm UTC
The Ohio River Bridges project is bringing an unexpected attraction to the Waterfront.
Have you seen this skeleton driving around Louisville in a Jeep? 7/3/2015 8:00 pm UTC
You may have seen him around town -- a local man gives drivers quite the bone-chilling thrill while cruising in a unique Jeep.
Victims of deadly Old Louisville fire identified 7/3/2015 7:52 pm UTC
Investigators say a ladder for the fire escape at the scene of a deadly apartment fire in Old Louisville was locked in place at the time residents of the building needed it most. Also, the internal
Police investigating body found in car near I-65 / Fern Valley Road interchange, dispatchers say 7/3/2015 6:18 pm UTC
Louisville Metro Police is investigating a body found in a vehicle near the interchange between Fern Valley Road and I-65, according to Metrosafe dispatchers.
Political and civic leaders react to Humana sale 7/3/2015 5:43 pm UTC
The following statements have been received from government and community leaders in response to the July 3, 2015 acquisition of Humana by Aetna.
JCPS defends creating $84,000 teaching job for ex-central office lawyer 7/3/2015 5:09 pm UTC
JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens personally authorized the creation of an $84,000 teaching job at Central High School for a former central office employee whose job was eliminated because there wa
Teens arrested for vandalizing more than 20 homes 7/3/2015 5:05 pm UTC
Police say the teens spray painted homes, cars and mailboxes in the Sunset Hills neighborhood in Memphis, Indiana.
MCCONNELL: Proposed sale of Humana the result of 'Obamacare' 7/3/2015 4:44 pm UTC
U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell issued a statement Friday morning, saying he predicted the "type of consolidation" exhibited by the proposed sale of Humana to Aetna and pointed to the Affordable Care
YARMUTH: News of Humana-Aetna deal 'disappointing' 7/3/2015 4:44 pm UTC
Despite Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's claim that the proposed sale of Louisville-based Humana to insurance giant Aetna is an opportunity to grow even further, U.S. Representative John Yarmuth cal
In letter to employees, Humana CEO promises some jobs to remain in Louisville 7/3/2015 4:43 pm UTC
WDRB News has obtained an e-mail message that was distributed to Humana employees this morning, after news of a proposed sale of Humana to Aetna became public.
FISCHER: Proposed sale of Humana to Aetna 'an opportunity to grow even further' 7/3/2015 4:09 pm UTC
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer called the proposed sale of Louisville-based Humana to health insurance giant Aetna, "an opportunity to grow even further" in the city, though he recognized the concer
Police seeking vehicle involved in deadly hit-and-run 7/3/2015 3:45 pm UTC
Around 10:30 p.m. on June 27, a vehicle described as a white Chevy Impala hit Deniesha Pugh, 19, as she crossed the street at 26th and Broadway.
LMPD releases images of white Chevy believed to be involved in fatal hit-and-run 7/3/2015 2:54 pm UTC
Louisville Metro Police have released images of a white Chevy -- believed to be an Impala -- that was involved in a hit-and-run incident that killed a woman last Saturday night.
U.S. Forest Service OKs grant for Kentucky, Tennessee in battle against hemlock killer 7/3/2015 2:00 pm UTC
The hemlock woolly adelgid, an Asian insect that was first found in Virginia in the 1950s, has sickened and killed hemlocks in at least 68 counties in eastern parts of both states.
DYCHE | U.S. women's soccer team inspires 7/3/2015 11:30 am UTC
Perhaps we can observe a brief ceasefire from our battles to celebrate something that unites us. It is something the Founding Fathers never would have imagined: a women’s soccer team.
Aetna to acquire Humana for $37 billion 7/3/2015 10:36 am UTC
After closing Aetna vows to maintain a significant corporate presence in Louisville.
Capsized Philippine ferry death toll rises to 38; 15 missing 7/3/2015 3:56 am UTC
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - At least three more bodies have been recovered from a ferry that capsized in choppy waters in the central Philippines, raising the death toll in the accident to 38 with 1
Students get jump-start on career path during Eagle U 7/3/2015 3:43 am UTC
The program is designed to give students a better grasp of what career they want to pursue and the steps to get there so they can skip the trial and error process to find a job that fits them.
New Albany motorcycle business closing after 50 years 7/3/2015 2:52 am UTC
Fink’s Motorcycle parts and accessories has been a staple in New Albany for nearly 50 years. But Sunday will mark its last day open for business.
Police: 1 shot and killed in Chickasaw neighborhood Thursday evening 7/3/2015 2:09 am UTC
Witnesses say when they first heard the gunshots, they thought it was only fireworks. But around 7 p.m., police were called to the intersection of South 35th Street and Doerhoefer Avenue.
Lights knocked out by storms restored on Big Four Bridge 7/3/2015 1:44 am UTC
The bridge's safety lights operate on a separate circuit and were not affected by the outage.
American Pharoah to race at Monmouth Park in Haskell 7/3/2015 1:44 am UTC
Owner Ahmed Zayat told The Associated Press in a text message that his horse would make his first start since his dazzling Belmont win at the New Jersey shore track.
UPDATE: All lanes of I-64 west reopen near Simpsonville after fatal accident 7/3/2015 1:33 am UTC
All lanes of I-64 West were blocked at mile point 27.2. Kentucky State Police and Shelby County EMS were called to the scene for a serious accident.
Authorities: Suspect high on meth during Arizona killings 7/3/2015 12:56 am UTC
A missing Phoenix-area couple were killed and buried in the yard of a man who told investigators he was high on methamphetamine when he shot the husband and wife, authorities said Thursday.
Church fires not usually arson; weather found as cause in SC 7/3/2015 12:41 am UTC
As social media buzzed about church fires in the South, investigators announced Thursday that weather caused a destructive blaze at a predominantly black church in South Carolina.
First time treatment at James Graham Brown Center giving doctors the cutting edge on liver cancer 7/2/2015 11:27 pm UTC
James Graham Brown Cancer Center just became the first in the nation to use a cutting edge treatment. It's giving doctors, for the first time, a clear shot at curing liver cancer without surgery.
New Kentucky Kingdom roller coaster opens to public July 4 7/2/2015 10:54 pm UTC
It's being called the next generation of fear. Its name means terror to the third power. The suspended, inverted, looping roller coaster gets up to about 50 miles per hour.
Major transformation for popular Ky. Science Center exhibit 7/2/2015 10:01 pm UTC
You may remember KidZone at the Kentucky Science Center. Many people were upset when it closed back in November of last year, but a new exhibit is here and it's taking over.
Southern Indiana drivers prepare for closure of U.S. Route 31 South 7/2/2015 9:38 pm UTC
The bumper-to-bumper traffic on I-65 on the way to work in southern Indiana is about to get worse.
ACLU files lawsuit against Rowan County Clerk over marriage license refusals 7/2/2015 9:28 pm UTC
The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky filed a lawsuit Thursday against Rowan County over the county clerk’s refusal to issue marriage licenses.
Resident rescued from Old Louisville apartment calls fatal fire 'devastating' 7/2/2015 9:15 pm UTC
Racing into a burning Old Louisville apartment building, firefighters pulled several people to safety Thursday morning. But they couldn't reach everyone in time. Two people died in the fire and at
Former employee pulls back the curtain at the Economy Inn 7/2/2015 9:08 pm UTC
After working as a desk clerk at the motel for about two years, Angel Bennett quit in early June. Owner Tony Yaldo responds to her accusations.
Cause unclear in Old Louisville blaze that killed 2 7/2/2015 8:52 pm UTC
Two people have died, and five more, including a firefighter, had to be treated at hospitals after a fire broke out in a three-story apartment building in the 1100-block of South 2nd Street just be
McConnell renews call to remove Jefferson Davis statue from KY Capitol Rotunda 7/2/2015 7:52 pm UTC
He also says he doesn't want to sweep history under the rug and opposes removing Hamilton from ten dollar bill.
So there's now a dating site just for Kentucky fans 7/2/2015 7:24 pm UTC
BBNmeetup.com is a free site that helps you find the love of your life -- but only if he or she bleeds blue.
Woman accused of indecent exposure at Greyhound bus station 7/2/2015 6:33 pm UTC
According to her arrest report, the incident started when Alethea R. Moore, 28, of Romulus, Michigan was began fighting and cursing inside the business.
Police: Woman thwarts rape attempt 7/2/2015 6:04 pm UTC
Ricky Tomes is charged with first-degree sexual abuse, attempted rape and wanton endangerment.
Former Metro Corrections officer pleads guilty to theft, official misconduct 7/2/2015 5:39 pm UTC
As part of a plea agreement, Joshua Spenton must pay restitution of about $5,000
More than 170 test positive for HIV in Scott County, Ind. 7/2/2015 4:11 pm UTC
Local health officials just moved into a building on Highway 31 near Broadway Street in Austin as they continue to help people.
Greensburg, Ind. barber shop sells guns too 7/2/2015 4:08 pm UTC
You can get two different kinds of clips at one shop in Indiana.
Chinese robot 'YanYan' looks surprisingly human 7/2/2015 4:01 pm UTC
A Chinese company has created a very human-like robot.
Traffic changes for Southern Indiana drivers take effect after 4th of July holiday 7/2/2015 3:08 pm UTC
Southern Indiana drivers need to be aware of two big traffic changes after the 4th of July weekend.
Police: No evidence of shooting at Washington Navy Yard 7/2/2015 2:53 pm UTC
Investigators found no evidence of a shooting after the Washington Navy Yard went on lockdown Thursday because someone reported shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in
POLICE: Louisville sex offender arrested with gas, porn and mannequin head 7/2/2015 1:52 pm UTC
Louisville Metro Police say they arrested a sex offender who was found at a construction site with a number of bizarre items.
Dozens camp out for a year's supply of Chick-fil-A meals 7/2/2015 10:53 am UTC
Most of them camped out outside the new restaurant at 13313 Shelbyville Road for about 24 hours. One family arrived Tuesday night.
Court upholds $5 million cap in Indiana stage collapse case 7/2/2015 2:57 am UTC
The state won't have to pay any more damages from the 2011 deadly Indiana State Fair stage collapse under a decision by the state Supreme Court.
La Grange officials adding fencing, removing eggs to keep goose population at bay 7/2/2015 2:02 am UTC
Nearly 12 months ago, the city ordered 22 geese to be shot and killed at the park, upsetting some residents. Since then the city has come up with new ways to limit the population and keep the geese