S. Lou. police chase ends at Arby's on South Dixie Highway 7/22/2014 5:18 pm UTC
Police said the suspect is 30-year-old Travis Mettling during a news conference Tuesday afternoon.
Police: Driver in police chase wanted on Ky., Ind. warrants 7/22/2014 5:16 pm UTC
A pursuit ends in south Louisville on Tuesday morning.
More evidence filed in Dejuan Hammond murder case that defense claims was withheld 7/22/2014 5:08 pm UTC
The defense also claims there is a video interview and investigative letter still missing
FAA bans US-Israel flights, citing rocket attack 7/22/2014 5:01 pm UTC
The FAA has told U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport for a period of up to 24 hours.
Truck driver survives fiery crash with train 7/22/2014 4:57 pm UTC
A truck filled with charcoal and lighter fluid smashed into a train Friday, and it was all caught on camera.
Arson investigation underway after fire breaks out at business near UofL 7/22/2014 4:49 pm UTC
An investigation is underway after a fire broke out at a business near the University of Louisville Tuesday morning.
Immigrant children here illegally will not be housed in Kentucky 7/22/2014 4:44 pm UTC
Some of the immigrant children illegally entering the country will not be brought to Kentucky after all.
UPDATE: Suspect in pursuit wanted shootout with police, passengers say 7/22/2014 4:44 pm UTC
Jeffersontown Major Ken Hatmaker said the incident began as a traffic stop at Taylorsville Road and Patti Lane.
Arson investigators looking into S. 4th Street bar fire 7/22/2014 4:38 pm UTC
Arson investigators are looking into who and what caused a string of fires in Old Louisville early Tuesday morning.
Woman sentenced to 5 years in drowning death of baby 7/22/2014 4:38 pm UTC
A northern Kentucky woman was sentenced to five years in prison for the drowning death of her baby.
Tom Jurich featured on commemorative Maker's Mark bottle 7/22/2014 4:31 pm UTC
The commemorative bottles will be available for sale on Friday, July 25.
Grimes campaign releases new attack ad 7/22/2014 4:14 pm UTC
Alison Grimes is on the attack again.
British experts to analyze MH17 black boxes 7/22/2014 4:12 pm UTC
Tuesday's decision by foreign ministers from the 28-nation bloc came days after a Malaysia Airlines plane was shot down over territory held by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298
New alcohol charge against John Mellencamp's son 7/22/2014 3:54 pm UTC
The 20-year-old son of rock star John Mellencamp faces an underage drinking charge while awaiting resolution of charges that he and his brother seriously injured a man in a fight.
Elderly woman receives surprise at nursing home 7/22/2014 3:53 pm UTC
An elderly woman's wish has been granted, and WDRB's Rachel Collier was there as she was surprised with a gift that will change how she lives.
Suspect in custody after police chase 7/22/2014 3:37 pm UTC
A high-speed chase that started in Jeffersontown Tuesday morning ended in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant on Dixie Highway after police rammed the suspect's car.
Blue ink cleared from New Albany creek 7/22/2014 3:33 pm UTC
The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has successfully cleaned the ink from the water. They say since the cleanup, no leaching has taken place.
Man avoids boarding 2 doomed Malaysia Airlines flights 7/22/2014 3:05 pm UTC
A man books tickets for two doomed Malaysia Airlines flight, but didn't get on either flight.
Woman comes home to find burglars inside 7/22/2014 2:01 pm UTC
A series of break-ins have neighbors in Highview on edge, including one woman who came home to discover a burglary in progress.
Woman bound with duct tape during home invasion 7/22/2014 2:00 pm UTC
Louisville police say a woman was bound with duct tape and robbed in her own home Monday afternoon.
Ex-city councilman sentenced for child molesting 7/22/2014 1:54 pm UTC
A former northeastern Indiana city councilman and retired teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on child molesting charges.
Man arrested for jersey theft at Louisville Slugger Field 7/22/2014 1:53 pm UTC
Before he was caught with the jersey, Dane Bonner was seen using a marker to write on a stairwell wall.
Warning signs planned at dam where teens killed 7/22/2014 1:39 pm UTC
Few people have been swimming or fishing around a small dam on a central Indiana river where a swimming accident killed two teenagers and badly injured another last month.
3 fires in Old Louisville investigated; restaurant damaged 7/22/2014 1:23 pm UTC
Tavern Bar and Grill on South 4th Street sustained significant fire and water damage.
Indiana man expected to be sentenced in infant's death 7/22/2014 1:00 pm UTC
Court documents indicate Lykins told a babysitter that he had beaten the baby, but he told hospital staff the infant had fallen from a bed.
Crews battle fire at The Tavern in Old Louisville 7/22/2014 12:26 pm UTC
Where firefighters say the fire started and the damage done to the building.
Bloomington man intends to sue Horseshoe Casino over fake bomb-threat 7/22/2014 11:40 am UTC
The so-called threat was actually a training exercise involving a call that mentioned a bomb in the man's hotel room.
Man leads police on two state chase 7/22/2014 11:35 am UTC
The chase started after midnight when the vehicle left Jeffersonville, crossed the Kennedy Bridge and kept creeping along I-65.
Florida man who beat his son's attacker calls son "a hero" 7/22/2014 11:24 am UTC
The suspect appears in court bruised and swollen, as 911 call from the father is released.
Wawona recalls fresh fruit products over Listeria concerns 7/22/2014 10:55 am UTC
MetroSafe: Man leads police on chase across state lines 7/22/2014 9:59 am UTC
Law enforcement officials say the chase began as a traffic stop after the suspect failed to yield.
Job seekers could get lucky at Horseshoe Casino job fair 7/22/2014 9:37 am UTC
If you’re on a job hunt, you could be feeling lucky today!
Louisville agencies thinking ahead about unaccompanied minors 7/22/2014 4:48 am UTC
Louisville has seen cases of unaccompanied children before concerning countries like Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, but with a large Central American population in the area some agencies are
PGA Championship a learning opportunity for UofL students 7/22/2014 4:21 am UTC
When the PGA Championship comes to Valhalla in August, it’s bringing with it more than just the premiere golfers in the world. It’s also bringing valuable experience to a group of University of Lou
New brewing facility to increase production, add jobs 7/22/2014 3:15 am UTC
Against the Grain acquired the old Fischer SIPS building, located at 1800 Northwestern Parkway, in the Portland Neighborhood.
Vandals damage trees, rock wall in Louisville park 7/22/2014 2:57 am UTC
Not in our park: That's the word from leaders at The Parklands of Floyd's Fork after vandals destroyed new trees and a hand laid rock wall inside the east Louisville gem over the weekend.
Man found guilty in shooting death of Louisville father 7/22/2014 2:31 am UTC
A man was found guilty of shooting and killing a Louisville father in front of his wife and child.
Friends: Man in NYC chokehold case 'gentle giant' 7/22/2014 2:03 am UTC
Eric Garner was a familiar figure on the streets near Staten Island's ferry docks: to his friends, a congenial giant with a generous gesture or a calming word; to police, a persistent face of the s
Troopers say drugs may have played role in taxi driver's murder 7/22/2014 1:50 am UTC
Miles Matthews, 27, was arrested Sunday morning two days after Adam Gregg's body was found dead in an Oldham County driveway.
Cultural Pass program celebrates milestone 7/22/2014 1:13 am UTC
Summer is not quite over Monday a seasonal milestone was celebrated in Louisville.
Vandals target trees and destroy wall at the Parklands 7/22/2014 1:11 am UTC
Park staff found the damage early Sunday morning including a broken stone wall and two trees snapped in half.
2 arrested after murder victim found in car in Glendale 7/22/2014 12:54 am UTC
Police say the victim was kidnapped from his Munfordville home and driven to Glendale in his own car where he was shot in the head.
Dad who beat son's alleged attacker says boy is the hero 7/22/2014 12:50 am UTC
A Florida father who beat up his son’s alleged attacker says his son is the real hero – not himself.
CRAWFORD | Petrino makes case for Louisville's ACC expectations 7/22/2014 12:37 am UTC
Louisville was picked to finish third in the Atlantic Division of the ACC in a vote of league media. Cardinals coach Bobby Petrino said, "We hope to do better than we're picked."
Casino bomb threat 'test' leads to evacuation, possible lawsuit 7/22/2014 12:14 am UTC
An Indiana man’s attorney claims his client was handcuffed and escorted from a Poker table, questioned for hours, and accused of making a bomb threat at a casino. Now, the lawyer tells Horseshoe So
Family of New Albany fire victims gets closure with final guilty plea 7/22/2014 12:00 am UTC
Kylie Jenks pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy to commit arson in connection with a January New Albany house fire that killed three small children and injured another.
Forecastle Festival 2014 draws record crowds 7/21/2014 10:22 pm UTC
Cleanup is underway at Waterfront Park after a jam packed weekend as crews are still working on breaking down sets for the Forecastle Festival.
Former prosecutor accused of misconduct has "serious concerns" about testifying in murder trial 7/21/2014 9:59 pm UTC
Tom Van De Rostyne said he is on vacation during trial and may have ethical problems in testifying. The defense also claims 44 more pages of evidence were withheld.
Minneapolis neon sign maker takes in rescued duck as pet 7/21/2014 9:55 pm UTC
Quackers now comes with Thomspon to work at his neon sign warehouse every day. In fact, the duck follows him everywhere.
Man's screams fend off armed attackers in the Highlands 7/21/2014 9:49 pm UTC
A weekend assault in the Highlands has police reminding those in the area safety exist in numbers.
Rand Paul says Fort Knox discussed as possible place to house immigrant children 7/21/2014 9:41 pm UTC
After comments at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce business summit Monday, Paul’s office released statements regarding the matter.
Mexican billionaire says key to success is three-day work week 7/21/2014 8:39 pm UTC
In Carlos Slim’s world, you would only be working three days a week but you would still be clocking 40 hours.
Hardin County businesses combat possible job loss at Ft. Knox 7/21/2014 8:37 pm UTC
Military downsizing could cost 4,000 more soldiers and community business owners are worried about the loss.
Bond set at $100K for Louisville man charged with possessing child porn 7/21/2014 8:23 pm UTC
Robert Belton, 45, was arrested this morning at his Louisville home by members of Attorney General Jack Conway's Cybercrimes Unit.
Judge calling in jury duty no-shows 7/21/2014 8:10 pm UTC
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A state judge in southwestern Kentucky is calling in people who failed to show up for jury duty and threatening to issue a warrant for anyone who misses without a valid rea
Project at Ky. coal plant to catch carbon dioxide 7/21/2014 8:09 pm UTC
HARRODSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Political leaders and researchers are touting a project to capture carbon dioxide at a central Kentucky power plant as a crucial step to continue burning coal for electricit
Groups want multi-state trails in Ky, Tenn, Va. 7/21/2014 8:09 pm UTC
MIDDLESBORO, Ky. (AP) — Several groups on the Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia borders want to connect the trial systems in the area and create one large trail in an effort to draw more adventure t
Murray State designates gender neutral restrooms 7/21/2014 8:09 pm UTC
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Murray State University has designated three single-person restrooms as gender neutral restrooms available to any person regardless of gender identity or expression.
City, Army considering stable swap 7/21/2014 8:08 pm UTC
FORT THOMAS, Ky. (AP) — Officials in Fort Thomas are considering swapping property and building a new storage building for the U.S. Army in order to rein in the old cavalry stables into Tower Park.
Military burying of Marine missing since WWII 7/21/2014 8:08 pm UTC
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The remains of a Marine from northeastern Kentucky unaccounted for since last being seen on an island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II and will be buried at Arlington
Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town 7/21/2014 7:56 pm UTC
After the train with the bodies left the town of Torez, two military jets also flew overhead and black smoke was seen rising in the distance.
Project at Ky. coal plant to trap carbon dioxide 7/21/2014 7:50 pm UTC
Kentucky elected officials and representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy will visit a central Kentucky coal power plant to tout a project that will capture and store carbon dioxide emissions.
Truce elusive as Hamas, Israel stick to positions 7/21/2014 7:39 pm UTC
Mounting casualties on both sides have led international officials to step up diplomatic efforts to end the worst bout of fighting between the two sides since 2009.
YUM! Brands apologizes over Chinese meat supplier 7/21/2014 7:37 pm UTC
KFC and McDonald's in China have both stopped using chicken and beef from Shanghai Husi Food Corp.
John Hopkins Hospital to pay $190 million settlement 7/21/2014 7:31 pm UTC
Authorities say Dr. Nikita Levy used a pen-like camera that he wore around his neck to videotape more than 8,000 of his patients.
Man arrested after targeting same home for crimes 7/21/2014 7:21 pm UTC
Louisville Metro Police were called to the home multiple times over a seven day period.
Military burying remains of Marine missing since WWII 7/21/2014 7:10 pm UTC
The remains of a Marine from northeastern Kentucky unaccounted for since last being seen on an island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II and will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery in W
More than 40,000 cultural passes distributed to Louisville youth 7/21/2014 7:08 pm UTC
Two-thirds of children using the cultural passes have never been to Louisville's museums before.
Hops shortage hurting Indiana craft breweries 7/21/2014 7:07 pm UTC
Indiana farmers are struggling to keep up with the demand for a good brew.
Car holding 3 children rammed in road rage incident 7/21/2014 7:07 pm UTC
An arrest report says the incident happened at the intersection of Dixie Highway and Greenwood Road.
Obama gives protection to gay, transgender workers 7/21/2014 6:59 pm UTC
Obama added sexual orientation and gender identity to the list of protections, and ordered the Labor Department to carry out the order. Administration officials said that means the change will prob
Woman accused of shooting at granddaughter, boyfriend 7/21/2014 6:27 pm UTC
A Louisville Metro Police arrest report says officers were called to a home in the 500 block of School Way on July 20 on a report of shots being fired. Officers found a young man who said the grand
LMPD: Woman impersonated cop and tried to demand money 7/21/2014 6:14 pm UTC
Police say Dawne Ellis told them she was a cop and could not be arrested, when they approached her on Preston Highway.
Inmate tried to smuggle drugs into jail 7/21/2014 5:54 pm UTC
The drugs were found as a Metro Corrections inmate was being transferred from one facility to another.
Suspect charged with convenience store robbery 7/21/2014 5:44 pm UTC
A note was given to the cashier a note saying, "I have a gun, open the register, quietly give me all the money."
Kentuckiana under air quality alert for Tuesday 7/21/2014 5:25 pm UTC
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (APCD) and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) have issued an Air Quality Alert for Kentuckiana for Tuesday, July 22.
Volunteers needed for National FFA Convention 7/21/2014 5:05 pm UTC
The National FFA convention will run from Oct. 29 through Nov. 1.
Attempted traffic stop for seatbelt violation leads to drug arrest 7/21/2014 4:58 pm UTC
Police say they saw James crash into two vehicles at the intersection of 5th Street and Winkler Avenue.
Escaped inmate arrested after 16 months of freedom 7/21/2014 4:56 pm UTC
An arrest warrant says John Gilbert Shirley had been given a limited release in order to find a job.
Convicted felon with gun shoots himself 7/21/2014 4:28 pm UTC
Louisville Metro Police say a man who wasn't suppose to have a gun in the first place ended up in a hospital after shooting himself.
POLICE: Woman fired gun at husband following argument 7/21/2014 4:08 pm UTC
"I'm going to kill you and myself," is what police say Alicia Thomas said to her husband before pulling the trigger.
Indiana town trying to set world record 7/21/2014 4:03 pm UTC
The 4H Fair in Elkhart, located in northern Indiana, is trying to collect more than 560,000 pounds of non-perishable food in a single day.
West Baden man killed when dump truck overturns in French Lick 7/21/2014 3:44 pm UTC
It happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday on State Road 56.
POLICE: Louisville woman shot at granddaughter, granddaughter's boyfriend after books stolen 7/21/2014 3:25 pm UTC
According to the arrest report, the suspect told police she "lost it" when she discovered her books were missing.
Crushed bus to send political message 7/21/2014 2:03 pm UTC
The event showcased a bus crushed by a bridge collapse to prove a point that without enough funding the country's infrastructure will crumble.
Teen killed in Trimble County murder-suicide 7/21/2014 1:50 pm UTC
Police say a man shot and killed his ex-girlfriend's niece, then took his own life. The ex-girlfriend was seriously injured.
Infant critically injured in Dixie Highway crash 7/21/2014 12:34 pm UTC
A 10-month-old infant was critically injured in a crash that shut down Dixie Highway Sunday afternoon.
Baby critically injured in Dixie Highway crash 7/21/2014 9:37 am UTC
The details Metro Police are releasing about what caused the crash near Kosmosdale.
Oldham County homicide suspect arrested in New York 7/21/2014 3:18 am UTC
Miles J. Matthews was arrested Sunday morning in Watertown, New York.
Brooklyn band enjoys first trip to Forecastle 7/21/2014 3:13 am UTC
One of Sunday's featured acts at the Forecastle Festival, say they like what they've seen from Louisville so far.
Man dies in Ohio River boating accident near New Albany 7/21/2014 3:09 am UTC
One man is dead after a boating accident this afternoon on the Ohio River near New Albany, according to the Indiana Conservation Office.
'Cruisin with Caylee' benefits girl fighting genetic disease 7/21/2014 3:05 am UTC
Dozens gathered Sunday to show off their hot rods and help raise money for a little girl battling a genetic disease.
Sign honoring fallen Bardstown officer now stands on highway 7/21/2014 2:59 am UTC
Officers in Nelson County reflected on fallen Bardstown police officer Jason Ellis on Sunday.
Mayor's office honors winner of Ms. Plus America 7/21/2014 2:12 am UTC
July 20, 2014 was declared by the mayor’s office to be Nicole Hayden Day, honoring the accomplishments of the Louisville native who was crowned Ms. Plus America 2014.
Louisville woman wins 2014 Ms. Plus America 7/21/2014 1:19 am UTC
The 2014 Ms. Plus America comes from right here in Louisville.
Local protests push for peace in Middle East 7/21/2014 12:57 am UTC
Two different groups held separate protests in Louisville on Sunday in response to the fighting in Israel and the Gaza Strip.
CRAWFORD | Cardinals take their place at ACC Football Kickoff table 7/21/2014 12:10 am UTC
It has been, if you think about it, a whirlwind offseason for the University of Louisville football team.
Hodgenville declares boil water advisory 7/20/2014 11:25 pm UTC
The city of Hodgenville has declared a indefinite boil water advisory.
Officers collect donations to benefit Nelson County schools 7/20/2014 10:58 pm UTC
Officers joined forces Sunday to help collect items for students before school starts.
Motorcyclists raise $1 million for Kosair Charities in 70-mile ride 7/20/2014 9:29 pm UTC
Hundreds of men and women revved their engines today to help Kosair Charities.