Transcript reveals panic on South Korean ship 4/20/2014 1:13 pm UTC
Passengers aboard the doomed South Korean ferry could not board lifeboats because the vessel had already listed too much, a crew member on the ship said, according to a radio transcript released Su
KDF Marathon winners, including a surprise engagement 4/20/2014 1:06 pm UTC
Thousands of runners took to the streets for the Kentucky Derby Festival for the mini and full marathon the morning of April 19, and one unsuspecting runner got the surprise of her life.
Josh Young arrested for assault; Terry Zwicker responds 4/20/2014 12:32 pm UTC
Police were called to Young's residence early Saturday morning after Young and his girlfriend supposedly got into an altercation.
Police are investigating a pedestrian struck by a car 4/20/2014 12:31 pm UTC
A pedestrian was struck outside the club Legends at the intersection of 26th and Elliot Streets.
The secret behind Derby Pie's sweet success 4/20/2014 11:50 am UTC
The recipe for Derby Pie has been a closely guarded secret for the past 60 years.
SUNDAY EDITION: Historic, beleaguered Louisville Gardens waits for future 4/20/2014 10:00 am UTC
City officials planning to push redevelopment of iconic building once nearby project is complete.
Teen dies in alcohol related crash 4/20/2014 4:32 am UTC
Two young lives were lost on a stretch of highway. One victim was just 17 years old.
Student runners award marathon medals to sick children 4/20/2014 4:32 am UTC
The med students didn't just hand over their medals to strangers. They met their running buddies and learned more about their illness and their journey.
11-month-old leukemia patient in remission days before bone marrow transplant 4/20/2014 3:59 am UTC
Hadley Mercer's family got the news after she underwent her third round of chemotherapy.
Wesley Korir wins Derby Festival miniMarathon in close finish 4/20/2014 3:17 am UTC
Korir edged out the win over Simion Chirchir with a time of 1:03:35:07.
MiniMarathon runners get engaged at the finish line 4/20/2014 3:07 am UTC
When the Derby Festival miniMarathon came to a close, a new journey began for one Evansville couple.
Race participants give medals to children fighting diseases 4/20/2014 3:06 am UTC
It's the Medals4Mettle program that is bringing the runners and patients together on the same team.
SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies 4/20/2014 3:02 am UTC
A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.
Passenger suffers life-threatening injuries in I-64 crash, drug testing pending 4/20/2014 2:48 am UTC
According to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department, a preliminary investigation found that a 2012 silver Volkswagen was traveling east on I-64 at a high rate of speed just after 4 p.m. on Saturday.
Goodyear narrows possible names for new airship 4/20/2014 2:38 am UTC
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio-based Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has narrowed the list of possible names for the new airship that is the next generation of its famous blimp.
Ky. academic standards to get review 4/20/2014 2:38 am UTC
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky residents will get a chance to review state academic standards later this year and suggest changes.
Taxes, minimum wage top issues in November 4/20/2014 2:37 am UTC
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's 2014 elections will be more than just Democrats vs. Republicans: It will be the minimum wage vs. taxes.
Midway waiving fees for Mid-Continent transfers 4/20/2014 2:37 am UTC
MIDWAY, Ky. (AP) — Midway College is waiving admission application fees and offering other resources for students who want to transfer from Mid-Continent University.
Retiring U of L official getting big settlement 4/20/2014 2:37 am UTC
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The University of Louisville is paying a large settlement to a retiring high-ranking official.
Refugee says she was held in servitude 4/20/2014 2:36 am UTC
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Congolese refugee living in Lexington says in a federal lawsuit that she was held in servitude by another Congolese refugee.
BOZICH | Kevin Ware Says Leaving Louisville Will Be "Real Tough" 4/20/2014 1:21 am UTC
Former Louisville guard Kevin Ware said it will be difficult for him to leave for Georgia State, but that he plans to return home on April 27 and play for the Panthers next season.
Easter parade, Easter egg hunts draw crowds on a sunny day 4/20/2014 12:59 am UTC
Everyone was there, including the man of the moment, the Easter bunny.
National record store day celebrates local music, independent record stores 4/20/2014 12:27 am UTC
Independent record stores offered unique, rare records and special edition products to commemorate the day.
Accident on I-64 East backs up traffic; passenger airlifted to hospital 4/20/2014 12:21 am UTC
Floyd County Sheriff Darrell Mills says he approached the scene of the accident moments after it happened.
Josh Young arrested on assault charge 4/20/2014 12:18 am UTC
Young was acquitted at trial for killing his stepbrother Trey Zwicker in August 2013.
Runner proposes to girlfriend at KDF Marathon/miniMarathon finish line 4/19/2014 11:58 pm UTC
Ben Griggs held up a poster asking his longtime girlfriend to marry him as she finished the race.
Passenger suffers life-threatening injuries in I-64 crash 4/19/2014 11:35 pm UTC
A crash on Interstate 64 has left a person with life-threatening injuries.
Children fighting cancer receive medals from marathon 4/19/2014 11:32 pm UTC
Some children battling cancers and blood disorders got a chance to enjoy the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon experience Saturday.
Easter parade rolls through Crescent Hill 4/19/2014 11:25 pm UTC
Mother Nature was smiling on the annual Easter parade as it rolled down Frankfort Avenue in the city's Crescent Hill neighborhood Saturday.
Thousands of runners take part in KDF mini and marathon 4/19/2014 11:23 pm UTC
Thousands of runners hit the streets of Louisville this morning as part of the Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon.
Teen cleared of stepbrother's slaying arrested after allegedly beating girlfriend 4/19/2014 10:35 pm UTC
Josh Young, the 18-year-old who was acquitted in the murder of his stepbrother, Trey Zwicker, was arrested early Saturday morning.
UPDATE: SWAT situation in Audubon Park resolved 4/19/2014 10:20 pm UTC
Audubon Park Police and LMPD SWAT officers got the man to come out of his home safely.
Man, girl killed in overnight crash 4/19/2014 8:32 pm UTC
Two people are dead following an early morning crash.
UPDATE: Fatal collision occurs early Saturday morning in PRP 4/19/2014 8:12 pm UTC
MetroSafe said the call about the accident was received at 2:37 Saturday morning.
Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart 4/19/2014 8:02 pm UTC
A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.
Standoff in Audubon Park impacts neighborhood 4/19/2014 7:59 pm UTC
According to officers, the family of a 28-year-old man took out a mental inquest warrant to get him treatment for mental health issues.
Team In Training runners hit pavement for cancer research 4/19/2014 6:52 pm UTC
For the last 14 weeks more than 70 runners in a special group have been training through snow, sleet, rain and sunshine to help raise money to beat cancer.
Taxes, minimum wage top issues in November 4/19/2014 6:38 pm UTC
Kentucky's 2014 elections will be more than just Democrats vs. Republicans: It will be the minimum wage vs. taxes.
Midway waiving fees for Mid-Continent transfers 4/19/2014 6:03 pm UTC
Midway College is waiving admission application fees and offering other resources for students who want to transfer from Mid-Continent University.
New app eliminates restaurant wait times 4/19/2014 9:53 am UTC
The app is free and aims to make sure you never have to wait again.
CRAWFORD | Derby Festival Classic is about fun, not fundamentals 4/19/2014 4:37 am UTC
Eric Crawford takes a wide-angle view of the Kentucky Derby Festival Classic, gives his observations on the game, and takes you behind the scenes of WDRB's broadcast.
First lady, Jill Biden to visit Fort Campbell 4/19/2014 3:48 am UTC
First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are scheduled to visit Fort Campbell next week to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair.
UPS, volunteers prep for miniMarathon, Marathon 4/19/2014 3:39 am UTC
For the past 10 years UPS has handled the logistics of dropping off supplies and refreshments to water stops and medical tents throughout the course.
Louisville man prepares for 40th miniMarathon after heart surgery 4/19/2014 3:30 am UTC
As John Holland lay in a hospital bed in January, he was already planning to run in his 40th Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon this Saturday.
$1 million bond set for man accused of killing 5-year-old 4/19/2014 2:43 am UTC
The man accused of leaving the scene after hitting and killing a child in PRP was in court Friday.
KDF Basketball Classic showcases nation's top players 4/19/2014 2:26 am UTC
A crowd of 5,518 was on hand tonight at Freedom Hall as the White Team defeated the Green Team 128-104 in the 41st annual Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic.
Veteran given remodeled home during Give-A-Day 4/19/2014 1:16 am UTC
Volunteers from the Fuller Center for Housing and YouthBuild, along with the new homeowner, Larry Tyus, put in hours of hard work to renovate an abandoned house on North 42nd Street in the Shawnee
Indiana man strikes building, later hit by train 4/19/2014 1:13 am UTC
Police in northwest Indiana say a man who drove into a building in the morning was hit by a train later that night.
First lady to speak at Fort Campbell on April 23 4/19/2014 1:04 am UTC
First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are scheduled to visit Fort Campbell next week to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair.
Mellow Mushroom may open Highlands location by end of year 4/19/2014 12:18 am UTC
The popular pizza chain would take the lot on Bardstown Road where Miracle Dry Cleaners used to be.
Shelby Co. animal shelters full after dozens of dogs rescued from hoarder 4/18/2014 11:16 pm UTC
Officials are hopeful the community can help find these dogs a new home.
Schnitzelburg favorite gets new owners, same ice cream treats 4/18/2014 10:06 pm UTC
Signs of spring are popping up all over the place and one of the biggest for the people who live around the Schnitzelburg neighborhood is the opening of the Dairy Del on Shelby Street.
UK Police arrest arson suspects 4/18/2014 9:36 pm UTC
The fire was quickly extinguished and the vehicle sustained minimal damage.
Actions of teacher under investigation 4/18/2014 9:16 pm UTC
Claims of inappropriate texts with a student has a substitute teacher out of the classroom in Bullitt County.
Suspect arraigned in DUI murder of child 4/18/2014 9:12 pm UTC
Bond has been set at $1 million cash for the man charged with hitting and killing a five year old boy riding on his scooter on the sidewalk outside his home.
Latest effort to develop Museum Plaza at standstill again 4/18/2014 9:03 pm UTC
Mayor Fischer says he wants to see an "iconic" building on the site.
Exhibitors show off the latest in fitness products for KDF runners 4/18/2014 8:55 pm UTC
Thousands of runners and walkers will hit the pavement on Saturday, but today they can do more than just pick up packets for the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and Mini-marathon.
Pro soccer advocates tout "great reception" to sport coming to Louisville 4/18/2014 8:54 pm UTC
We talked with one of those behind the push to bring a minor league team to the city today, and it appears we're closer than ever.
Chopper drops 20,000 marshmallows on Detroit residents 4/18/2014 8:53 pm UTC
It's all part of the Easter Bunny's annual drop at two parks in the Detroit area.
Citizens to wear jeans Wednesday to fight sexual assault 4/18/2014 8:51 pm UTC
Next Wednesday, concerned citizens will be donning denim to fight sexual violence as part of "Wear Denim Day."
Experts say climate change could result in higher coffee prices 4/18/2014 8:24 pm UTC
Experts say coffee production will decline by 34 percent over the next six years.
Chipotle Mexican Grill to raise menu prices 4/18/2014 8:14 pm UTC
An industry Web site says the planned price hike is in response to rising food costs for key ingredients like beef, cheese and avocados.
Cigarette blamed for deadly fire in Santa Claus, Indiana 4/18/2014 8:12 pm UTC
Fire officials say a lit cigarette caused a deadly fire in southern Indiana.
Passed out man arrested on TARC bus 4/18/2014 8:09 pm UTC
The bus was at 18th and Broadway when the call was received about a possible intoxicated passenger.
SpaceX resupply ship headed to International Space Station after successful launch 4/18/2014 7:57 pm UTC
A fresh load of supplies is finally on its way to the International Space Station.
Man charged with exploiting his mother financially 4/18/2014 7:43 pm UTC
Police say Kevin Renard Adams stole multiple personal checks from his mother and cashed them for his own use.
Shooting suspect arraigned 4/18/2014 7:20 pm UTC
The shooting happened after a fight between two women in the 1200 block of Brashear Drive in the Algonquin neighborhood.
Police called after students fighting at Doss High School 4/18/2014 6:45 pm UTC
Police were called to Doss High School Friday after three separate, unrelated fights, according to a JCPS spokesman.
Jail inmate charged with assaulting officers 4/18/2014 6:16 pm UTC
The attack happened while the officers were serving dinner to the inmates.
Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital 4/18/2014 5:51 pm UTC
A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or
Kentucky officials look for local heroin solutions 4/18/2014 5:45 pm UTC
After a bill aimed at stemming Kentucky's growing heroin problem failed to pass during the state's legislative session, officials say local solutions to the statewide problem are limited but that t
CRAWFORD | For Louisville, adidas deal about more than the clothes 4/18/2014 5:41 pm UTC
Eric Crawford takes a second look after the University of Louisville extended its apparel deal with adidas, and what it means for the university.
Twelve climbers die in avalanche on Mt. Everest 4/18/2014 5:31 pm UTC
It's a tragedy that surpasses the deadly Everest disaster described in Jon Krakauer's "Into Thin Air."
Residents of Millwood Apartments reeling after police shooting 4/18/2014 4:52 pm UTC
"I was freakin' out, man, it was like, 'Pow! Pow! Pow!'" neighbor Fred Cochran. "I don't know how many shots it was, but it was quite a few."
Llama drama ensues at southern Colo. campus 4/18/2014 3:46 pm UTC
A llama ran wild on a college campus -- and of course the visit was captured on camera.
Man arrested with baby bottle filled with suspected drugs in car 4/18/2014 3:30 pm UTC
Djuan Smith was arrested after an officer on a routine patrol spotted a baby bottle filled with suspected drugs in an unattended running car.
Police arrest Doss student after bomb threat 4/18/2014 3:16 pm UTC
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a bomb threat at Doss High School earlier this week.
Louisville business owner accused of illegally obtaining food stamps 4/18/2014 3:14 pm UTC
Authorities say her business made a gross income of over $590,000 in 16 months. So why was she on food stamps?
Louisville woman accused of driving while intoxicated with 4-year-old in van 4/18/2014 3:06 pm UTC
Police say she admitted to taking painkillers before getting behind the wheel.
Business owner charged with falsely receiving benefits 4/18/2014 2:52 pm UTC
An arrest warrant says that between August 1, 2011 and December 31, 2012, Dalephonia Booker, 43, applied for and received food stamps and other benefits while failing to report her income as the ow
Attempted burglary suspect tries to escape from police station, is arrested again 4/18/2014 2:14 pm UTC
A man charged with attempted burglary was being held by police when he tried to sneak out the back door, adding to his charges, according to a police report.
Student charged in Doss High threat 4/18/2014 1:34 pm UTC
On April 16, a bomb threat against the school was found on a wall inside a restroom.
Man shot by police after breaking into occupied apartment 4/18/2014 12:11 pm UTC
Two people were inside the apartment when a man they did not know forced his way inside and began waving a weapon in the air, according to Louisville Metro Police.
LMPD: child dies after hit-and-run crash in PRP 4/18/2014 11:33 am UTC
Accident occurred about 7 p.m. on Grandel Blvd. in PRP. Suspect arrested later in separate neighborhood, police say.
Milton-Madison Bridge reopens to traffic 4/18/2014 11:31 am UTC
Bridge opened at 7:18 p.m. Thursday, more than four hours ahead of schedule.
DYCHE | Previewing Kentucky's 2016 U.S. Senate Race 4/18/2014 11:30 am UTC
All eyes are focused on this year's Kentucky U.S. Senate race, but the next one is actually already underway.
Donation to extend community center hours 4/18/2014 4:57 am UTC
The state's largest advertising agency will make a $5,000 donation to the city to help extend the hours of Community Centers located throughout the Metro.
Officer on board? TARC plans to keep the bad guys guessing 4/18/2014 4:48 am UTC
One week after TARC announced more police officers would be onboard buses the company already put the plan into action. But TARC's executive director won't reveal how many, on which routes or how T
Bleachers line Broadway ahead of parade 4/18/2014 4:26 am UTC
Preparations are already underway for the 2014 Republic Bank Pegasus Parade.
Creative Alliance donates $5K to make downtown safer 4/18/2014 4:10 am UTC
City officials believe that's one of the steps needed to keep the city safe and children off the streets.
U of L announces apparel deal with Adidas 4/18/2014 3:32 am UTC
The University of Louisville and Adidas have extended their partnership for five years through 2018-19, according to U of L Athletics Director Tom Jurich.
BOZICH | Louisville, Indiana Recruits Excel In Derby Classic 4/18/2014 3:27 am UTC
Louisville recruits Jaylen Johnson and Quentin Snider as well as Indiana recruits Robert Johnson and Max Hoetzel performed well in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic competition Thursday. Watch
Jeffersonville mayor blasts INDOT over Big Four Bridge progress 4/18/2014 3:13 am UTC
"The opening of the Big Four is nearly a year behind schedule," Mike Moore said Thursday. "There has been one delay after another. The citizens of Jeffersonville deserve better"
POLICE: Gilbert's Pay Lake used as front for illegal activity 4/18/2014 3:07 am UTC
Bullitt County Drug Task Force Officers make big bust at a local pay lake.
Hooten pleads guilty to murder; Victim's father relieved 4/18/2014 2:57 am UTC
Todd Willenborg says he and family members want to see Hooten behind bars for life.
JCPS considering sending out fewer report cards 4/18/2014 2:54 am UTC
The district wants to know what you think about a plan.
Louisville extends deal with adidas 4/18/2014 1:51 am UTC
Louisville has extended its longtime partnership with sportswear maker adidas, which will continue outfitting its 23 athletic programs and include additional uniforms for the Cardinals' football te
William Clyde Gibson sentenced to 65 years in prison 4/17/2014 9:33 pm UTC
It's a definitive move that ensures that an accused serial killer will never be free again -- and there's still one more case to go.
Car burglary suspect caught in the act 4/17/2014 8:47 pm UTC
When police arrived at the scene of a car burglary in progress, they found the suspect waiting for them. He was being held down by the car's owner.
Hats, hats and more hats as businesses get ready for Derby 4/17/2014 8:10 pm UTC
Just a couple weeks left until the Kentucky Derby. Pink and lavender hats are going fast.