Oregon college shooting shakes Washington 10/1/2015 11:14 pm UTC
News of Thursday's deadly shooting at a college in Roseburg, Oregon, quickly reverberated through Congress, the 2016 campaign trail and the White House, with President Barack Obama making his fifte
Woman charged after man's body found in freezer 10/1/2015 11:13 pm UTC
Investigators made a disturbing discovery inside a Pulaski County home.
Oklahoma asks to delay executions after getting wrong drug 10/1/2015 11:02 pm UTC
Oklahoma's attorney general on Thursday asked a court to delay all scheduled executions while the state reviews how it received the wrong drug as it prepared to lethally inject an inmate.
Afghan troops push into city of Kunduz, Taliban in retreat 10/1/2015 11:00 pm UTC
Government troops seized control of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on Thursday, the Afghan president announced, following a six-hour battle that saw the Taliban insurgents who had held it fo
Police say man broke into home took, shower, nap 10/1/2015 10:59 pm UTC
It's one of the more bizarre cases officers in Saint Matthews have run across.
Doctors explain possible signs of child abuse 10/1/2015 10:58 pm UTC
As police investigate the abuse of a 2-month-old girl, local doctors are working to prevent it.
City exploring expansion plans for Louisville City FC 10/1/2015 10:57 pm UTC
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer announced Thursday evening that the city is exploring possible locales for a soccer-only stadium with an eye on obtaining a Major League Soccer franchise down the road
UPDATE: 13 dead, more than 20 wounded in shooting at Oregon community college 10/1/2015 10:56 pm UTC
Authorities say 13 people are killed; at least 20 injured in shooting on community college campus in southwest Oregon. President Obama says the country is becoming numb to such mass shootings.
Muhammad Ali to be honored cover of Sports Illustrated for 39th time 10/1/2015 10:54 pm UTC
Muhammad Ali was honored with his 39th Sports Illustrated cover Thursday night at the Muhammad Ali Center.
Digging out: The push, hold-backs of getting off KY's 'bottom schools' list 10/1/2015 10:51 pm UTC
The Priority list is Kentucky's code word for the bottom five percent of student bodies in performance and achievement. But how do you get a high school off the list?
Hurricane Joaquin batters Bahamas; storm could threaten US 10/1/2015 10:51 pm UTC
Hurricane Joaquin unleased heavy flooding as it roared through sparsely populated islands in the eastern Bahamas on Thursday as a Category 4 storm, with forecasters warning it could grow even stron
City to study help for current soccer franchise, new soccer stadium site 10/1/2015 10:36 pm UTC
City study due by end of the year. Louisville City FC hosts playoff game Saturday at Louisville Slugger Field.
Hope Over Heroin two-day event to be held in Indiana 10/1/2015 10:25 pm UTC
The struggles of heroin addiction have become a part of life for many in the Indiana area.
Louisville to Explore Expansion Plans for Soccer 10/1/2015 10:25 pm UTC
With the popularity of Louisville City FC growing, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has announced plans to increase the city's soccer presence.
Louisville judge will rule in the next week on fate of 2,300 traffic cases 10/1/2015 10:00 pm UTC
“These cases have been kept in limbo for years,” County Attorney Mike O’Connell told Jefferson District Court Judge Sean Delahanty.
Dog shot during attempted Brownsboro Road home invasion 10/1/2015 9:58 pm UTC
A dog was shot Thursday during an attempted home invasion in the Clifton Heights neighborhood and police are searching for two men.
Former state trooper takes plea deal to amend rape charges 10/1/2015 9:57 pm UTC
A former Kentucky state trooper took a plea deal Thursday that amends the three third-degree rape charges to three charges of second-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.
JCPS releases state test scores showing mixed results 10/1/2015 9:55 pm UTC
There is both good news and bad news as Jefferson County Public Schools releases its 2014-2015 state test scores.
Former KSP trooper takes a plea deal, judge still has to approve it 10/1/2015 9:49 pm UTC
A former KSP trooper charged with having sex with a 15-year-old girl has taken a plea deal to avoid jail time.
Cleanup underway at site of troubled Bullitt County sewer 10/1/2015 9:45 pm UTC
There are signs of progress at a pile of waste that contaminated public water near a Bullitt County sewer -- but neighbors still have concerns about whether the new team in charge of cleaning it up
Hardin and Bullitt County schools showing progress; Oldham Co. still a top district 10/1/2015 9:20 pm UTC
Both Bullitt and Hardin Counties are showing strong results with this latest round of testing.
Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse opens its doors at Fourth Street Live! 10/1/2015 9:19 pm UTC
Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse is just one of several new concepts getting ready to open at the entertainment district. As new restaurants move in, some old favorites have moved on.
Nearly three months after her disappearance, Crystal Rogers' family is still searching 10/1/2015 9:19 pm UTC
The Bardstown mother of five has been missing since July 3.
House passes defense bill that Obama threatens to veto 10/1/2015 9:03 pm UTC
The Republican-led House on Thursday approved a multibillion-dollar defense policy bill despite a White House veto threat.
Two men arraigned in two separate murders 10/1/2015 8:47 pm UTC
Two men charged in two separate murders were in court Thursday.
Organizers hope weather cooperates with huge art, music events 10/1/2015 8:41 pm UTC
Organizers of two huge events this weekend -- Louder Than Life and the St. James Court Art Show -- are looking to the skies and hoping rain won't keep thousands of art and music lovers away from Ri
Program Alert: Cards take on NC State on WAVE 3 News 10/1/2015 8:32 pm UTC
If they want to win a second straight game, they'll have to do it at ACC rival North Carolina State. Kickoff is set for 12:30 p.m. on WAVE 3 News.
Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse Opens on 4th Street Live! 10/1/2015 8:32 pm UTC
Instead of visiting the distillery in Clermont, Kentucky, Louisville tourists can make a short trip to the Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse and get an abbreviated tour of Kentucky's most prized possession
Audio of threat calls against schools released 10/1/2015 8:30 pm UTC
The first threat was made on Sept. 18 against Western High School. The second on Sept. 30 made threats against both Western and Valley High
Give Local Louisville rally brings in cash for more than 350 local non-profits 10/1/2015 8:10 pm UTC
The Sam Swope Family Foundation surprised each non-profit organization with a $1,000 donation.
Former Kentucky State trooper pleads guilty to felony charges after relationship with 15-year-old girl 10/1/2015 7:58 pm UTC
Former Kentucky State trooper Stratford Young pleaded guilty Thursday to reduced charges for a relationship with a 15-year-old girl.
AUDIO: Police release audio of hoax 911 calls that led to heightened security at two JCPS schools 10/1/2015 7:51 pm UTC
Shively Police have released a recording of the hoax 911 calls that led to heightened security at two Jefferson County Public high schools.
Recreational pot users score bags of bud at Oregon shops 10/1/2015 7:44 pm UTC
Excited shoppers looking to score some of the first recreational marijuana sold legally in Oregon bought up baggies of bud early Thursday, taking advantage of door-buster prices and other deals.
Ford Motor Co. issues two major recalls 10/1/2015 7:14 pm UTC
One affects 340,000 Ford Windstars. Another affects about 37,000 F-150s.
Man charged in assault waited for victim 10/1/2015 7:04 pm UTC
Police say Steven Bruce Pate waited outside the woman's home and got into an argument with her when she arrived before forcing his way inside.
Nominations for U of L Board of Trustees vacancy now being accepted 10/1/2015 6:59 pm UTC
Completed forms and resumes must be submitted by Oct. 14, 2015.
KONZ | Why it's important to look beyond test scores 10/1/2015 6:56 pm UTC
I'm going to give you two perspectives on the newest release of state test scores - one as a reporter, the other as a parent. As a reporter, I believe it's important to report on test scores but th
Town that Volkswagen built from scratch girds for trouble 10/1/2015 6:30 pm UTC
Wolfsburg is the town that Volkswagen built - literally put on the map in 1938 by the Nazis in pursuit of their dream of a "People's Car."
IMAGES: New downtown bridge nearing completion 10/1/2015 6:16 pm UTC
Crews continue to make progress on Louisville's new cable-stayed bridge, the centerpiece of the Downtown Crossing portion of the Ohio River Bridges Project.
JCPS superintendent speaks on district's rankings and scores 10/1/2015 5:18 pm UTC
It's a plateau Jefferson County Public Schools officials say they know they have to beat. In the 2014-2015 school year the district showed gains, but didn't meet their goal, and high school graduat
PHOTOS: Progress being made on new Downtown Crossing 10/1/2015 5:15 pm UTC
New photos of the progress being made on the new downtown bridge were provided to the media on Thursday.
Gallatin Co. suspects accused of abuse after four-year-old burned with cigarettes 10/1/2015 5:05 pm UTC
According to arrest warrants obtained by WDRB News, the crimes took place between Sept. 15 and Sept. 28.
I-71S reopens near I-265 after rollover crash 10/1/2015 5:00 pm UTC
One person was rushed to a hospital following the crash.
JCPS, state report cards show gains, but goals not met 10/1/2015 4:59 pm UTC
Yearly report cards have been handed out for Kentucky schools. While Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) aren't failing by any means, more work must be done to reach the honor roll.
Investigation finds labor violations at Louisville non-profit 10/1/2015 4:37 pm UTC
The U.S. Department of Labor investigation of Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled Inc found the company violated the workers with disabilities provision of the Fair Labor Standards Ac
Children come home to find burglary suspect in house 10/1/2015 3:46 pm UTC
Police found Ryan Tyler Tweedy, 29, hiding in a corner of the basement.
BOZICH | SEC football power ratings; Fournette, Fournette, Fournette 10/1/2015 3:45 pm UTC
Who's Number One in the SEC -- LSU, Georgia or Ole Miss? More love for Leonard Fournette? Can Georgia keep winning with a Virginia washout at quarterback? Which SEC coach needs a hug?
Why did this Louisville Metro Police cruiser go up in flames? 10/1/2015 3:25 pm UTC
A picture of a Louisville Metro Police car on fire was posted to Instagram overnight. Now officers are trying to figure out how it happened.
Man dies in Charlestown Road crash 10/1/2015 3:15 pm UTC
The actions of a driver in southern Indiana may have led to his death.
Louder than Life festival to take place this weekend 10/1/2015 3:09 pm UTC
The heavy metal and rock 'n' roll concert will be held at Champions Park on River Road in Louisville. Rob Zombie, Godsmack and Lynyrd Skynyrd are set to perform.
Assault charges filed against man after knife attack 10/1/2015 3:00 pm UTC
Henry Gilbert Crook was taken into custody inside a courtroom at the Hall of Justice by Jefferson County Sheriff's Office deputies.
Dixie Hwy. repaving project moving to next phase 10/1/2015 3:00 pm UTC
The work zone moves north on US 31W between Bethany Lane and Valley Station Road beginning this weekend.
POLICE: Complete stranger walks into St. Matthews home, uses shower 10/1/2015 2:10 pm UTC
While inside, police say he used the shower, changed his clothes and left his bloody "wife beater" and underwear in the bathroom on the floor behind the door.
TARC bus hits, injures bicyclist on Blanton Lane 10/1/2015 1:41 pm UTC
A bicyclist was hit by a TARC bus and injured Thursday morning.
JCPS student test scores decline, statewide scores remain flat 10/1/2015 1:26 pm UTC
After three consecutive years of posting gains, only 73 of the 138 tested schools in JCPS met their annual performance goal set by the state – down from 96 last year. And the district's graduation
Bicyclist injured after colliding with TARC bus in PRP 10/1/2015 12:52 pm UTC
A bicyclist was hospitalized with minor injuries this morning after colliding with a TARC bus in PRP.
Oldham County Schools make progress on state tests 10/1/2015 12:30 pm UTC
New test data released Thursday shows that Oldham County Schools continues to improve and rank among the top districts in the state.
LMPD charges man in Crafty Drive homicide 10/1/2015 12:11 pm UTC
Louisville Metro police were called to the Preston Oaks Apartments in the 5100 block of Crafty Drive just after 6:30 a.m. The victim was found dead inside an apartment.
Free TARC ZeroBus rides among options for getting to St. James Court Art Show 10/1/2015 11:40 am UTC
TARC is making the commute to and from the St. James Court Art Show easier this year with free rides on the new all-electric ZeroBuses.
Russia begins airstrikes in Syria, but West disputes targets 10/1/2015 8:51 am UTC
Russia launched airstrikes Wednesday in Syria, sharply escalating Moscow's role in the conflict but also raising questions about whether its intent is fighting Islamic State militants or protecting
Emails: Russia-linked hackers tried to access Clinton server 10/1/2015 7:43 am UTC
Russia-linked hackers tried at least five times to pry into Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email account while she was secretary of state, emails released Wednesday show. It is unclear if she cli
US airstrikes back Afghan push to retake city from Taliban 10/1/2015 5:49 am UTC
Afghan troops backed by U.S. airstrikes massed Wednesday on the outskirts of a key northern city seized by the Taliban in the buildup for what is likely to be a long and difficult campaign to drive
Russia urges coordinated terrorism fight as airstrikes begin 10/1/2015 4:13 am UTC
Russia followed its launch of airstrikes in Syria with a call Wednesday for the world to unite in the fight against terrorist groups, and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told foreign ministers of wo
Bullitt County Schools make strong progress on state accountability 10/1/2015 4:01 am UTC
Bullitt Central High School, Bullitt East High School, and North Bullitt High School have been designated as Distinguished for the first time ever, and Bullitt East has been named a School of Disti
Changes to Louisville's public nuisance law hit roadblock 10/1/2015 3:42 am UTC
Louisville Metro Council’s public safety committee tabled a motion on Wednesday to change the city’s public nuisance law.
Old Louisville residents frustrated with police presence 10/1/2015 1:55 am UTC
Several complaints have already been made to police by people who live in the area.
LMPD says victims lived with their killers in two separate murder cases 10/1/2015 1:13 am UTC
Police say there have been 59 murders so far this year. Last year at this time there were 39 murders.
UPDATE: Louisville Metro Police arrest man for stabbing near Preston Highway 10/1/2015 12:50 am UTC
Police are calling it an "unprovoked attack."
Gubernatorial candidates court Big Blue Nation on KY Sports Radio 10/1/2015 12:50 am UTC
The candidates for governor appeared on the state's most popular sports show to compete for votes.
POLICE: Parents arrested after 2-month-old hospitalized with brain injury, broken bones 10/1/2015 12:49 am UTC
Mt. Washington Police say they've arrested two parents after their 2-month-old child was hospitalized with a brain injury and broken bones -- injuries police say were caused by the father.
UPDATE: 2 students transported to hospital after JCPS, TARC buses collide 9/30/2015 11:24 pm UTC
Fifteen students were aboard JCPS bus #9374. Two of them suffered minor injuries.
1 year after Fern Creek shooting, 2 more JCPS high schools receive threats 9/30/2015 11:09 pm UTC
Exactly one year to the day that Jefferson County Public Schools suffered its first and so-far only incident of gun violence on campus, students at two high schools faced false threats of similar v
HILLVIEW POLICE: Louisville man found passed out in car with gun and drugs 9/30/2015 10:17 pm UTC
Police say more than $1,800 in cash was found in the suspect's right pocket.
Woman fatally shoots herself after opening fire at ConAgra Foods in Princeton, Ky. 9/30/2015 9:41 pm UTC
A woman is dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after opening fire at the ConAgra Foods plant in Princeton, Indiana Wednesday afternoon.
New post office location now open for business in Louisville 9/30/2015 9:33 pm UTC
The Village Post Office is the first of its kind in the Derby City.
Louisville leaders reveal details about "Holiday in the City" celebration 9/30/2015 9:29 pm UTC
Starting November 23, the plaza at Fourth and Jefferson Streets will be transformed into "Holiday Square."
St. James Art Show starts this weekend 9/30/2015 9:13 pm UTC
This year is the 59th annual show.
A new medical procedure in KY is changing the lives of patients with pancreatitis 9/30/2015 9:04 pm UTC
Doctors and researchers from Jewish Hospital and U of L are working together to do what only few in the world can right now.
Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass prepares to open new stores, fill jobs 9/30/2015 8:48 pm UTC
Several new stores will soon open at the Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass and the mall says it has hundreds of jobs to fill.
Two names added to Kentucky's Fallen Firefighter Memorial Wall 9/30/2015 8:42 pm UTC
Pride, honor and sacrifice. They formed the backdrop today as two more names are etched onto Kentucky's Fallen Firefighter Memorial Wall.
Police looking for caller who made threats against schools 9/30/2015 8:41 pm UTC
The caller stated "we didn't do it last time but we're going to do it this time."
Police in Mt. Washington warning public about suspicious man trying to lure women into his car 9/30/2015 8:24 pm UTC
The Mt. Washington Police Department is investigating reports that a suspicious man has been trying to coax females into his car by offering them a ride.
POLICE: Louisville man accused of killing girlfriend near Churchill Downs 9/30/2015 7:55 pm UTC
A tip led police to an apartment near Rodman Street and Kleier Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Arrest made in Rodman St. murder 9/30/2015 7:42 pm UTC
Louisville Metro police have arrested the boyfriend of a woman found dead in an apartment early this morning and charged him with killing her.
BOZICH | ACC power ratings; Lamar Jackson league's top freshman? 9/30/2015 7:28 pm UTC
Who is the ACC's best team? Best quarterback? Best player? Best freshman? Coach who needs a hug? Game of the Week? Time for a look around the ACC.
Rodman St. murder victim identified 9/30/2015 6:24 pm UTC
The body was found by Louisville Metro police at a home in the 2800 block of Rodman Street around 12:30 a.m. Sept. 30.
5 in Louisville area named Blue Ribbon Schools 9/30/2015 6:03 pm UTC
The five school are among 11 in Kentucky and 335 nationwide to receive the honor.
Report: Brown-Forman looking to sell Southern Comfort 9/30/2015 5:57 pm UTC
Louisville-based Brown-Forman Corp. is looking at selling its Southern Comfort and Chambord liqueur brands, according to a report by Reuters citing "people familiar with the matter."
NASCAR champion Tony Stewart to retire after 2016 season 9/30/2015 5:08 pm UTC
The three-time NASCAR champion announced his decision Wednesday at the team shop in North Carolina, saying "next year will be my last year in the Sprint Cup Series."
Carrollton woman accused of severely beating child 9/30/2015 5:04 pm UTC
Police called her actions, "torture and cruel punishment."
LMPD officer who won $450,000 settlement in whistleblower lawsuit again sues the department 9/30/2015 4:22 pm UTC
“There is a conscious course of conduct to run him out of the department,” said attorney Thomas Clay, who represents Officer Barron Morgan.
Officer dies in shooting at South Carolina mall 9/30/2015 4:11 pm UTC
An officer has died in a shooting that took place at a suburban South Carolina mall Wednesday morning, according to the Associated Press.
Woman charged in stabbing case 9/30/2015 4:10 pm UTC
According to Louisville Metro police, Felicia Williams admitted on two occasions that she stabbed the person.
FFA convention coming to Louisville in late October 9/30/2015 3:48 pm UTC
The 2015 National FFA Convention & Expo will celebrate the last year of its three-year run in Louisville beginning Oct. 28. More than 60,000 FFA members and guests from throughout the United States
Two more names added to Fallen Firefighters Memorial 9/30/2015 3:11 pm UTC
The ceremony was underway Wednesday morning in Frankfort.
Kentucky set to release test scores, school report cards Thursday 9/30/2015 2:27 pm UTC
Test scores and school report cards will be publicly released by the Kentucky Department of Education on Thursday, offering parents and community members a glimpse of how the state's schools are do
Comer running to replace Whitfield in Kentucky's 1st District 9/30/2015 2:12 pm UTC
Kentucky's Republican Agriculture Commissioner James Comer says he'll run for Congress to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield.
Trump gives Putin an 'A' on leadership 9/30/2015 1:47 pm UTC
Speaking on Fox News Channel's "The O'Reilly Factor" Tuesday evening, the billionaire businessman and presidential front-runner praised Russia's recent military buildup in Syria and expressed littl
Texas Roadhouse holding fundraiser Wednesday for family of fallen KSP trooper 9/30/2015 1:29 pm UTC
A number of Texas Roadhouses across Kentucky area are holding a fundraiser to benefit the family of fallen KSP Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder on Wednesday from 4-10 p.m.
No injuries reported after crash involving JCPS bus 9/30/2015 11:55 am UTC
It happened just after 7 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 71 between Hwy. 42 and the I-264 junction. That's when JCPS Bus No. 1172 tapped the back of a car.