Shively man allegedly paid 11-year-old $20 for sexual favors 3/12/2014 1:34 pm UTC
Shively Police say they've arrested a 64-year-old man who engaged in ongoing illegal activity with his 11-year-old neighbor.
After thaw, snow returns to Midwest, Northeast 3/12/2014 1:33 pm UTC
A wet snow forced residents of Chicago and the Midwest to once again break out shovels and slog to work along slippery roads and slow transit lines, a reality check for winter-weary residents who h
Louisville Metro Corrections inmate accused of sodomizing other inmate 3/12/2014 1:30 pm UTC
The victim allegedly admitted to being under the influence of synthetic marijuana at the time, and says he can't remember the incident taking place
Confusion clouds search for missing plane 3/12/2014 1:24 pm UTC
More than four days since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over Southeast Asia, Malaysian officials not only don't know what happened to the plane, they don't seem sure where to look.On W
Ohio baby sitter admits producing child porn 3/12/2014 12:55 pm UTC
Federal prosecutors say a 30-year-old Cincinnati man is facing 32 years in prison after pleading guilty to producing sexually explicit photographs of a child he was baby-sitting and sharing them on
Ohio man, mistress charged in slaying of wife 3/12/2014 12:50 pm UTC
Police say a 37-year-old central Ohio man killed his wife and, with the help of his 19-year-old mistress, wrapped up the body and hid it in the basement.
State not liable for contractor in stage collapse 3/12/2014 12:41 pm UTC
A court says the state isn't responsible for work performed by a contractor involved in the 2011 Indiana State Fair stage collapse.
Wind, rain, snow move through the area Wednesday 3/12/2014 12:23 pm UTC
A wind advisory remains in effect from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
No more appointments available for heating assistance program 3/12/2014 12:04 pm UTC
LIHEAP will no longer be taking appointments for those needing help paying their heating bills.
Rain, possible snow storms forecast for Louisville Wednesday 3/12/2014 12:02 pm UTC
Winter seems to have decided it's not quite done with Louisville yet.
Southern Indiana job fair Wednesday in Jeffersonville 3/12/2014 11:52 am UTC
On Wednesday, local employers will be looking to fill open positions at the southern Indiana job fair hosted by Job News.
Interview: Johnny Archer previews Annual Cluster of Dog Shows 3/12/2014 11:51 am UTC
It's the Annual Kentuckiana Cluster of Dog shows at the Kentucky Exposition Center.
Southern Indiana hosts job fair 3/12/2014 11:28 am UTC
Opportunities range from entry level to management positions.
Holiday Hero Blood Drive March 12 aims to remedy blood shortage 3/12/2014 11:22 am UTC
The American Red Cross has been hit hard by canceled blood drives because of this winter's harsh weather.
Price Less Foods hosts job fair 3/12/2014 11:17 am UTC
Price Less Foods is holding a job fair for their new store on Dixie Highway.
Crews continue to repair downtown sinkhole 3/12/2014 10:37 am UTC
Repairs continue Wednesday morning on a section of 5th Street downtown as MSD crews work to fix a hole that opened up in the road.
Heavy snowfall starts across northern Indiana 3/12/2014 10:30 am UTC
Heavy snow has started falling across northern Indiana as another winter blast hits the state a day after spring-like temperatures brought many people outside.
Police: Man beat girlfriend in and out of consciousness 3/12/2014 10:15 am UTC
A Louisville man is behind bars, charged in connection with an attack that sent his girlfriend to the hospital.
Jail employees say money is missing from their paychecks 3/12/2014 9:54 am UTC
Workers at a southern Indiana jail say money is missing from their paychecks and they want answers as to why.
Police investigating officer-involved shooting death on Poplar Level Road 3/12/2014 8:47 am UTC
The Louisville Metro Police public integrity unit is investigating a fatal shooting of a man who sheriff's deputies say fled from them Tuesday morning before he pulled out a knife.
Heroin use is focus of Oldham forum 3/12/2014 8:41 am UTC
A 21-year-old woman who identified herself only as Abby spent her 106th day sober in front of an Oldham County crowd, speaking publicly about her recovery from heroin addiction.
Snow makeup days bill advances in Kentucky House 3/12/2014 8:40 am UTC
Legislation that would allow schools to waive snow makeup days advanced in the House on Tuesday as supporters urged quick action to relieve school calendars.
5th Street near Jefferson reopens after hole halted traffic 3/12/2014 4:00 am UTC
The intersection of 5th and Jefferson has been reopened after a hole halted rush hour traffic Tuesday evening.
Future firefighters face flames 3/12/2014 3:39 am UTC
Forty Louisville Fire & Rescue recruits took part in a live fire exercise at the Fern Creek training compound on Fairmont Road.
Serving warrants can be dangerous for officers 3/12/2014 3:29 am UTC
Jefferson County Deputies serve 80,000 court orders a year. Serving warrants is one of the most dangerous parts of the job.
No resolution after corrections pay dispute goes to Jennings Co. Council 3/12/2014 3:24 am UTC
Corrections officers protest payback of portion of raise paid in January and February; county leaders say it was a mistake, but no one is taking responsibility for the error.
Teacher retirement funding issue likely dead this session 3/12/2014 3:15 am UTC
The call has been out to get teachers to put pressure on lawmakers as the teachers pension plan has a shortfall of some $800 million, but from as of Tuesday night, it looks like the issue is all bu
Milton-Madison Bridge will remain closed through sliding process 3/12/2014 3:06 am UTC
On the heels of a history making project, the Milton Madison Bridge was shut down, forcing thousands of drivers to more than double their travel times.
Snow day relief bill moves forward in Frankfort 3/12/2014 2:57 am UTC
Rep. John Will Stacy, D-West Liberty, sponsored the bill that calls on the state to grant waivers for up to 10 "calamity" days for every district. The House Education Committee approved it, despite
Deputies shoot, kill man alleged to have fled to avoid arrest 3/12/2014 2:46 am UTC
Two veterans of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department face questions after investigators say they shot and killed a man who led them on a car chase to avoid arrest.
Hole slows Louisville traffic on Fifth Street 3/12/2014 2:36 am UTC
A 12-foot deep hole Tuesday night was blocking the intersection of South Fifth and Jefferson Streets, a MetroSafe dispatcher said.
No word on when Milton-Madison Bridge will reopen after accident 3/12/2014 2:31 am UTC
Work came screeching to a halt on the Milton-Madison bridge early Tuesday morning when a steal bearing dislodged.
5th and Jefferson reopens after 12-foot deep hole discovered in road 3/12/2014 2:23 am UTC
The Louisville Water Company says it's not a water-related issue, but it's unclear what caused the hole.
"Wild" hogs shot and killed in Medora, Ind. 3/12/2014 2:20 am UTC
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says the hogs came from a property at the edge of town.
12-foot deep hole discovered in downtown roadway 3/12/2014 2:00 am UTC
According to MetroSafe the hole was discovered on in the 200 block of 5th Street, between Jefferson and Market Streets, around 6:15 p.m.
State's largest outlet mall to be named "The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass" 3/12/2014 12:41 am UTC
The mall's developer decided to change the name after thousands of complaints from Shelby County residents.
Indiana not liable for contractor's work in stage collapse 3/12/2014 12:32 am UTC
The company built the roof and rigging used to hold the lights and sound equipment, which collapsed during a concert in August 2011, killing seven people and injuring dozens of others.
Dozens lose locks as DeSales hosts St. Baldrick's event 3/11/2014 11:38 pm UTC
Several people showed up at a high school and shaved their heads in hopes of finding a cure to childhood cancer Wednesday.
House committee passes bill that would allow snow day waivers 3/11/2014 11:24 pm UTC
Lawmakers in Frankfort are moving forward on a bill that would allow school districts to decide if they want to waive snow days during this school year.
Jeffersonville mayor hopes Big Four Bridge ramp opens by Derby weekend 3/11/2014 11:22 pm UTC
Numerous deadlines have passed and yet the Indiana ramp to the popular pedestrian bridge remains closed despite being finished.
House panel approves local sales tax bill 3/11/2014 11:20 pm UTC
Voters could choose to impose a 1 percent sales tax on their communities to pay for special projects under a bill approved by a House committee.
Louisville women 'Lean In' to help each other and themselves 3/11/2014 11:16 pm UTC
A group of Louisville women are taking a book's workplace empowerment message to heart and taking action. It starts, they believe with supporting each other and sharing ideas on how to make our car
Local option sales tax clears committee, but doubts linger 3/11/2014 11:13 pm UTC
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's top legislative priority — amending the constitution to allow communities to vote on raising their sales tax — passed a House committee 6-3 Tuesday morning, but whet
Budget, tax bills advances in Kentucky House 3/11/2014 11:12 pm UTC
Over objections of minority Republicans, the House budget committee on Tuesday approved a $20 billion budget bill that makes minor changes to Gov. Steve Beshear's proposal.
2 killed in motorcycle crash hours before bodies were found, police say 3/11/2014 11:09 pm UTC
A MetroSafe supervisor said a neighbor heard a noise overnight and called authorities at 7:53 a.m. after locating the bodies.
Consultant recommending downsized Louisville air district represents fined businesses 3/11/2014 11:09 pm UTC
A consulting firm that created a reorganization plan for the troubled Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District also has worked for more than one large company that the public agency regulate
Milton-Madison Bridge closed until further notice 3/11/2014 11:01 pm UTC
The Milton-Madison Bridge will be closed until further notice after a man was injured while working on the bridge.
Clark officials hopeful drug court participants will be allowed to finish program 3/11/2014 10:44 pm UTC
Nearly a month after the Clark County Drug Court was suspended indefinitely, county officials remain hopeful the state's high court will allow the 76 people who were in the treatment program at the
Train blocking intersections in Smoketown moved, CSX investigating 3/11/2014 10:37 pm UTC
Around 5:50 p.m. Tuesday MetroSafe confirmed a CSX train was blocking the intersections of Shelby Street at Ash Street and Goss Avenue at Logan Street.
Worker injured, Milton-Madison Bridge closed after bearing between bridge, temporary pier shifts 3/11/2014 10:32 pm UTC
The Milton-Madison Bridge (U.S. 421) was closed indefinitely about 2 a.m. Tuesday after a steel bearing —between the bridge and a temporary pier on land in Milton, Ky. — dislodged and struck a cons
School of Innovation finalists seek to shape the future of Ky. education 3/11/2014 9:18 pm UTC
Leaders hope one of these four ideas holds a formula to better education in the Commonwealth.
Ky. House committee approves local option sales tax bill 3/11/2014 9:17 pm UTC
The measure was approved with a vote of 6 - 3.
News Analysis: Will Omni deal return more profits to Louisville than 4th Street Live? 3/11/2014 8:57 pm UTC
If the new Omni hotel in downtown Louisville is solidly profitable, Omni will share some of the proceeds with Metro government
Profit sharing with city, payroll guarantee part of Omni deal 3/11/2014 8:54 pm UTC
Hotel would pay city a share of income, ensure annual payroll levels, according to tentative agreement.
Jim Lehrer speaks to Bellarmine students about politics and the media 3/11/2014 8:52 pm UTC
"My advice to everybody is stay informed, stay involved, listen to both sides," Lehrer said. "There is not right and wrong -- only different sides in terms of having opinions about issues."
Man fatally shot by Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies 3/11/2014 8:33 pm UTC
We're told that when he got out of his truck, he pulled a knife. That's when, authorities say, deputies shot him.
BOZICH | Conference Tournaments Bring Out the Best in Pitino 3/11/2014 8:25 pm UTC
How good has Rick Pitino been in conference tournaments? If Louisville wins the AAC Tournament this week, it will be Pitino's 12 conference tournament title.
Two people killed in motorcycle crash in J'town 3/11/2014 8:11 pm UTC
Crash scene was not discovered until hours after the accident
Disappearing pay raises to be topic of Jennings Co. council meeting 3/11/2014 7:49 pm UTC
Corrections officers are expected to pack a Jennings County council meeting Tuesday night over pay raises that disappeared.
Ky. bill would forgive public schools up to 10 snow days 3/11/2014 7:25 pm UTC
Kentucky lawmakers are ready to help school districts dealing with a pile of snow days.
Probation revoked for former garbage truck driver involved in fatal crash 3/11/2014 7:20 pm UTC
The former garbage truck driver who avoided jail time in the crash and death of a Clark County teen will spend 10 months behind bars.
Look Ahead: Week of March 10 3/11/2014 7:17 pm UTC
The following closures and lane restrictions are expected this week in connection with construction on the Downtown Crossing:
CRAWFORD | U of L business remains unfinished after loss to UConn 3/11/2014 6:56 pm UTC
Louisville coach Jeff Walz said he still believes his team can take care of unfinished business with UConn, despite having lost to the Huskies in three of its four setbacks this season.
2014 Ky. Athletic Hall of Fame inductees announced 3/11/2014 5:48 pm UTC
Deputies shoot, kill man outside Louisville business 3/11/2014 4:49 pm UTC
Authorities said a man to whom deputies were trying to serve a warrant got out of his truck and came at the deputies with a knife.
Fort Knox soldiers prepare for deployment 3/11/2014 4:34 pm UTC
The soldiers of Fort Knox's 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) are preparing to depart for Afghanistan and Kuwait and plan a ceremony on Friday to mark the occasion.
Dixie Highway victim killed Monday morning identified 3/11/2014 4:29 pm UTC
James Mason died of multiple blunt force traumas.
Portland, Ore. family held hostage by pet cat calls 911 3/11/2014 4:22 pm UTC
"He's charging us," one of the family members said on the 911 call. "He's at our door. Our bedroom door."
Finalists named in JCPS Schools of Innovation competition 3/11/2014 4:01 pm UTC
District board members named four finalists in the School of Innovation competition Monday night.
LMPD: Man suffocates girlfriend in woods; charged with attempted murder 3/11/2014 3:56 pm UTC
According to a police report, Aljermaine Foy, 37, was fighting with his girlfriend on March 8 because she wanted to end the relationship.
Arraignment court briefly evacuated Tuesday morning 3/11/2014 3:56 pm UTC
A suspect collapsed during her arraignment.
Louisville man allegedly stole unlocked car from Speedway gas station 3/11/2014 2:54 pm UTC
The car was unlocked and the keys were in the car. Police say that was just too much temptation for one Louisville man.
Suspect allegedly points gun at Louisville neighbors, warns of "war" 3/11/2014 2:52 pm UTC
Police arrested Parrish and charged him with two counts of first degree wanton endangerment.
POLICE: Louisville man arrested for trying to kill former girlfriend 3/11/2014 2:33 pm UTC
Foy is accused of trying to murder his former girlfriend on Saturday.
Louisville bank robbery suspect allegedly claimed to have a bomb 3/11/2014 1:31 pm UTC
Police say 27-year-old Syrell Shana Nunnally walked into the bank and handed the teller a note indicating that she had a bomb
Shifting steel injures worker, forces emergency closing of Milton-Madison Bridge 3/11/2014 12:46 pm UTC
The sound heard by nearby residents, and the plans being made to allow first responders to cross the Ohio River.
CRAWFORD | A peek inside Calipari's UK "tweak" 3/11/2014 12:29 pm UTC
John Calipari says he has tweaked the University of Kentucky's offense, and it has made all the difference. Eric Crawford examines the possibilities.
DYCHE | Paul Pivots to Foreign Policy 3/11/2014 11:28 am UTC
U. S. Senator Rand Paul has the most realistic prospect of being elected president of any Kentuckian since Henry Clay or John C. Breckinridge.
JCPS graduation dates on hold as lawmakers work to waive snow days 3/11/2014 4:02 am UTC
Graduation dates for 24 Jefferson County Public Schools are still in limbo. The JCPS Board had every intention of setting the dates at Monday night's meeting, but that all changed thanks to a push
JCPS awaits legislative decision, postpones scheduling graduation 3/11/2014 3:18 am UTC
With two bills currently making their way through the Kentucky legislature, JCPS hopes for waivers on some snow days.
Controversial billboard gets vandalized 3/10/2014 11:46 pm UTC
The message targets Louisville's gay community, but now the group behind the sign is the target.
Shelbyville man accused of criminally abusing child 3/10/2014 8:44 pm UTC
Police say Child Protective Services was called and that injuries sustained to the boy's face were consistent with "grab markings."
SLIDESHOW: LMPD SWAT training at U of L silos 3/10/2014 8:43 pm UTC
The unique layout provides important practice for a dangerous situation.
Sbarro pizza chain files for bankruptcy 3/10/2014 8:33 pm UTC
The move came less than three weeks after it closed more than 40 percent of its U.S. stores.
City looking into public bike-sharing program 3/10/2014 8:32 pm UTC
Bike-sharing systems are taking off nationwide, and the city is working to bring the trend to Louisville.
Jefferson Co. Republicans launch campaign to win black voters 3/10/2014 8:24 pm UTC
The party of Lincoln is listening: that's the message the Jefferson Co. Republican Party is trying to send to African Americans.
Woman accused of shooting boyfriend now faces murder charge 3/10/2014 8:14 pm UTC
The suspect was charged with murder after 29-year-old Ollie Davis died in the hospital.
Men arrested for murder in Portland neighborhood 3/10/2014 7:43 pm UTC
On Thursday, the body of 44-year-old James Newton was found inside a home. Now, police say they know who murdered him.
JCPS to name finalists in School of Innovation competition 3/10/2014 7:24 pm UTC
Twelve semi-finalists presented their ideas last week. One idea creates a magnet school on Museum Row. Another uses art to teach all subjects.
Officials: Shelby County High School student arrested after bringing knife to school 3/10/2014 7:23 pm UTC
A student was arrested at Shelby County High School Monday after he allegedly threatened another student with a knife.
Ind. bill would require nutritional and safety standards for child care centers 3/10/2014 7:06 pm UTC
Limits would also be set on how many children each center could oversee.
Savings fund could provide $200 million for Ind. transportation projects 3/10/2014 6:58 pm UTC
Ind. Gov. Mike Pence requested double that amount, but was shot down due to budget concerns.
3-year-old found in home with active meth lab in Bedford, Ky. 3/10/2014 6:46 pm UTC
A Bedford man was arrested Sunday night after troopers say they found an active meth lab -- and a 3-year-old child -- in his home.
Custom-built playhouse on its way to slain officer's son 3/10/2014 5:37 pm UTC
The playhouse was custom-built from the ground up for Hunter Ellis, the son of Officer Jason Ellis, who was gunned down last May.
Price Less Foods holding job fairs starting Wednesday 3/10/2014 5:16 pm UTC
Price Less Foods has full-time and part-time openings and is hiring for all positions ranging from store management to customer service associates.
National respiratory group concerned about KentuckyOne layoffs 3/10/2014 5:02 pm UTC
KentuckyOne Health's recent decision to lay off respiratory therapists in three of its emergency rooms has "set off a firestorm" in the national respiratory care community.
BOZICH | Monday Rewind -- My AAC, SEC, B1G Awards Winners 3/10/2014 4:59 pm UTC
Rick Bozich looks back at the college basketball pre-season predictions and then picks his top players, freshmen and coaches in the AAC, SEC and Big Ten.
CRAWFORD | Russ Smith picks up trio of first-team All-American honors 3/10/2014 4:53 pm UTC
Russ Smith picked up first-team All-American honors from The Sporting News, NBC Sports and Bleacher Report today. More figure to come.
Phase One of Sheppard Square renovations nearly complete 3/10/2014 4:28 pm UTC
A once rundown housing complex with a high crime rate is being reborn in downtown Louisville.
Not all Hoosiers happy with Indiana's latest slogan 3/10/2014 3:59 pm UTC
Some Indiana residents say the state's new slogan makes them look like unsophisticated bumpkins.