Neurologist Oliver Sacks dies 8/30/2015 3:41 pm UTC
British neurologist Oliver Sacks has died at the age of 82.
Josh Young back in police custody 8/30/2015 3:36 pm UTC
The Louisville teen was found not guilty of murdering his stepbrother, Trey Zwicker, in August 2013.
Oldham County farm continues to adapt with the times 8/30/2015 3:30 pm UTC
Now raising 100-percent grass-fed beef, Foxhollow Farm's owners are on a mission to keep the farm going for generations to come.
SUNDAY EDITION | Ramsey's outsize role in U of L Foundation differs from similar schools 8/30/2015 2:26 pm UTC
University of Louisville President James Ramsey has earned millions of dollars from U of L's nonprofit foundation, and he also has one of the most powerful roles in a university foundation compared
Southeast Christian Church to open fifth campus 8/30/2015 2:20 pm UTC
An announcement about the expansion was made during a church service on Sunday.
Local musician you should know: Kendra Villiger 8/30/2015 1:49 pm UTC
A local singer with a dream. WDRB explores Kendra Villiger's unique sound.
UPDATE: Golden Alert cancelled after Louisville man is located 8/30/2015 11:44 am UTC
A Golden Alert for 67-year-old Paul Willinger was cancelled Sunday after he was found.
Malone twins find success through hard work and determination 8/30/2015 6:41 am UTC
Hard work, and determination. It can't be given to you. It can't be bottled. It can only be earned. And these two have earned everything they've received.
Anniversaries: Gerhard Lepiarczyk & Katherine Lepiarczyk 8/30/2015 5:00 am UTC
Mr. and Mrs. Gerhard Lepiarczyk Celebrate 60 Years!
Anniversaries: Rick Whelan & Denise Whelan 8/30/2015 5:00 am UTC
MR. AND MRS. WHELAN
Anniversaries: Don Clark & Anne Clark 8/30/2015 5:00 am UTC
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Clark Celebrate 50 years!
Anniversaries: Mr. McCarty & Mrs. McCarty 8/30/2015 5:00 am UTC
Mr. and Mrs. McCarty Celebrate 60 Years
Anniversaries: Joe Dearen & Lunette Dearen 8/30/2015 5:00 am UTC
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Dearen Celebrate 60 Years!
Lost Dog reunited with Air Force Veteran 8/30/2015 4:45 am UTC
It's a lost dog story with a very happy ending.
Family gets closure after arrest made in loved ones slaying 8/30/2015 4:41 am UTC
Metro police have made an arrest in a stabbing death that occurred earlier this summer.
Louisville City falls 1-0 to Pittsburgh 8/30/2015 3:17 am UTC
With a playoff berth on the line, Louisville City FC (13-5-6, 45 points) was defeated by the visiting Pittsburgh Riverhounds (10-9-5, 35 points) 1-0 in front of a regular season record 8,414 fans a
American Pharoah loses in Travers to Keen Ice 8/30/2015 3:15 am UTC
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah has been beaten, losing to Keen Ice in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes before a stunned crowd Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
Founder of Lebowski Fest, Funtown Mountain arrested for second time in 2 months 8/30/2015 3:12 am UTC
Will Russell, 39, was arrested by the Cave City Police Department in Barren County.
The dead comes to life during the 2015 Zombie Walk 8/30/2015 2:46 am UTC
The undead took over Bardstown Road in the Highlands Saturday night.
IMAGES: Zombies overtake Bardstown Road for 11th annual event 8/30/2015 2:36 am UTC
The undead took over Louisville on Saturday, as thousands of zombie-themed walkers took to Bardstown Road in the Highlands.
Vigil for homeless murder victim; family seeks justice 8/30/2015 1:52 am UTC
One week after Frederick Baker was killed, friends and family members gathered, pleading for anyone with information on the case to come forward.
Family, friends seeking answers after homeless man's slaying 8/30/2015 1:51 am UTC
Family and friends are planning a vigil for a homeless man whose body was found in southwest Louisville.
Clarksville residents get an up-close look police cruisers, firetrucks at annual Touch-A-Truck event 8/30/2015 1:43 am UTC
You see them out driving on the road every day, but have you ever been inside?
Louisville leaders moving quickly to rehab Colonial Gardens building 8/30/2015 1:25 am UTC
Louisville Metro leaders say they are moving as quickly as they can to bring life back to a dilapidated property in south Louisville.
Bride-to-be upgraded to fair condition after stabbing in downtown Louisville 8/30/2015 1:21 am UTC
Sherrie Snader and her sister were stabbed early Sunday morning on the street as they were returning to Snader's bachelorette party at Fourth Street Live.
'Splat Out Cancer' raises money with community art in downtown Louisville 8/30/2015 1:00 am UTC
For only $25, people had the chance to catapult a paint-filled balloon onto a wall in downtown Louisville.
Police arrest 2 people on several meth charges after traffic stop in Floyd County 8/30/2015 12:55 am UTC
Indiana State Police arrested two people Friday in Floyd County on multiple drug charges.
Lou's Brews Bike Tour brings bikers to local breweries 8/30/2015 12:38 am UTC
In a city known for its bourbon, a bike trail created by Louisville's mayor put local breweries and their beers on the map.
Keen Ice upsets American Pharoah at Travers Stakes 8/30/2015 12:38 am UTC
American Pharoah fell victim to the Graveyard of Champions of Saturday, becoming the fourth Triple Crown winner to come up short at Saratoga Race Course.
Mayor Fischer's Lou's Brews Bike Tour combines cycling and craft beer 8/29/2015 11:02 pm UTC
A bike tour weaved through Louisville on Saturday, described as responsible craft brew drinking and cycling through the city.
Police make arrest in July homicide; victim suffered from liver cancer 8/29/2015 10:48 pm UTC
Police arrested a man on Friday in connection to a July homicide.
American Pharoah loses Travers Stakes, passed down the stretch by Keen Ice 8/29/2015 10:32 pm UTC
After winning eight consecutive races, American Pharoah lost Saturday.
People get messy for a great cause in downtown Louisville 8/29/2015 10:25 pm UTC
People were creating a work of art and raising money to fight a deadly disease Saturday in downtown Louisville.
Two finalists remain in Kentucky Education Commissioner search 8/29/2015 9:04 pm UTC
In open session, the board indicated it wants in-depth background checks down on two of the candidates, but would not name which ones.
'Make-up' river sweep yields more debris, thanks to late-winter, spring floods 8/29/2015 7:49 pm UTC
Future wildlife biologist Maddie Milford would need the full three hours to reconfirm what she expected to find flowing, or washed up, along the Ohio River's shoreline at Eva Bandman Park.
BOZICH | Countdown to College Football Kickoff: Day Five 8/29/2015 6:43 pm UTC
Injuries make Vandy vulnerable against WKU; Is Louisiana Lafayette a threat against UK; why U of L should add 11,000 seats to Papa John's Cardinal Stadium; IU QB Nate Sudfeld's NFL thoughts.
Rowan County clerk closes office ahead of gay rights protest 8/29/2015 4:47 pm UTC
The Rowan County clerk at the center of a conflict over same-sex marriage and religious conscience closed her office on Saturday ahead of a rally protesting her refusal to issue marriage licenses.
September events planned at Bernheim Arboretum and Forest 8/29/2015 4:37 pm UTC
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest has several events planned for September that get kids and families outside.
Louisville Metro Police arrest murder suspect in connection with July homicide 8/29/2015 4:29 pm UTC
Police arrested the suspect on Friday night.
Southern Indiana business capitalizes on Elvis Presley's look 8/29/2015 3:37 pm UTC
"If you see an Elvis TV show or movie and it has a really authentic looking Elvis suit, it's ours," owner of B&K Enterprises, Butch Polston, said.
UPDATE: Southbound I-65 lanes in southern Indiana re-opened after injury accident 8/29/2015 2:47 pm UTC
The road was re-opened around 10:15 a.m.
LG&E crews, contractors assistance no longer needed ahead of Tropical Storm Erika 8/29/2015 2:46 pm UTC
LG&E officials say Florida Power and Light recalled assistance around 7:30 a.m. Saturday, about an hour after crews departed.
Louisville mayor helps create 5-0-Brew 8/29/2015 4:58 am UTC
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer was on hand Friday to tap a beer he helped create.
11-year-old dog adopted after nearly a decade in shelter 8/29/2015 4:49 am UTC
A dog that has been in a shelter for nearly a decade is finally getting her forever home. For nine years Bridget lived at The Animal Care Society off of Westport Road.
JCPS teachers: Classroom behavior problems impacting ability to teach 8/29/2015 4:30 am UTC
A day later, Jefferson County Public Schools says it's still investigating the case and that the student code of conduct clearly prohibits violence.
Police find job for Louisville panhandler arrested nearly 400 times 8/29/2015 4:13 am UTC
A Louisville Metro police officer said William R. Hensley was at the corner of Brook and Chestnut streets at the foot of the exit ramp from I-65 holding a sign.
First Down Friday Scores and Video Highlights - Week 2 8/29/2015 3:37 am UTC
Check out the scores video highlights from Week 2 of high school football games in Kentuckiana.
Dominica prime minister says Erika leaves 20 dead 8/29/2015 3:21 am UTC
A weakening Tropical Storm Erika drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Friday after leaving a trail of destruction that killed at least 20 people and left another 31 missing on the small eas
Concussion protocols in full swing for JCPS student athletes 8/29/2015 2:50 am UTC
New helmets, trainers and parent awareness of concussion dangers mark start of high school football season.
Marc Weinberg remembers reporting from the center of Hurricane Katrina 10 years ago 8/29/2015 2:45 am UTC
Our Marc Weinberg is one of the few meteorologists to have ridden out the landfall of Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast in 2005. As we approach the tenth anniversary Saturday, we take a look back
TV shooting survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire 8/29/2015 1:41 am UTC
The woman who survived the on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists says she never saw the gunman walk up to the group because the camera's bright light blinded her.
BOZICH | Louisville football stadium expansion another textbook Tom Jurich move 8/29/2015 12:55 am UTC
The expansion of Papa John's Cardinal Stadium by 10,000 seats is only the latest bold move that U of L athletic director Tom Jurich has made in 18 years at Louisville.
Is a THIRD Thorntons coming to the intersection of Bardstown Road and Goldsmith Lane? 8/29/2015 12:33 am UTC
They say two is company, but three's a crowd. Apparently that's not the case if you're a Thorntons.
New automated CPR device saving lives in Hardin County 8/28/2015 10:51 pm UTC
The Lucas 2 Device has been in service since Wednesday and has already saved two lives.
Prep school scandal: Former student convicted of sex charges 8/28/2015 10:32 pm UTC
A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of rape but convicted Friday of lesser sex offenses against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a tradition in which se
George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after Katrina 8/28/2015 10:22 pm UTC
Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago.
JCPS teachers have 'significant concerns' about student behavior, union says 8/28/2015 10:08 pm UTC
The number of JCPS teachers who have "significant concerns" regarding student behavior in their classrooms has increased over the past year, along with the severity of the problems, union officials
UofL announces $55M expansion of Papa John's Cardinal Stadium 8/28/2015 10:01 pm UTC
The University of Louisville will expand Papa John's Cardinal Stadium for the second time in the last decade, a development which will enclose the north end zone, create multiple new fan amenities
Louisville man arrested on child porn charges pleads not guilty 8/28/2015 9:25 pm UTC
A Louisville man arrested by state police Thursday morning on child pornography charges pleads not guilty.
Two-year-old suffers minor head injury in crash on 4th Street 8/28/2015 9:23 pm UTC
Emergency crews raced to south Louisville Friday afternoon after a crash involving a taxi and two other cars around 2 p.m. on 4th Street, between M Street and Iowa Street.
Utah man dies from plague in 4th fatal case in US this year 8/28/2015 9:22 pm UTC
A Utah man in his 70s has died after contracting the plague, bringing to four the number of deaths from the disease reported in the United States this year, health officials said Thursday.
Former police officer and school administrator pleads guilty to sexual misconduct charges 8/28/2015 9:06 pm UTC
According to a news release from United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr., 45-year-old Stephen Miller, pleaded guilty to engaging in abusive sexual contact with three female students and third degr
Story Ave. ramp to I-64 West closing 8/28/2015 9:04 pm UTC
A spokeswoman for the project says the length of the closure has not been determined, but it is possible it could be long-term and last several months.
American Red Cross celebrates Louisville Emergency Communications Center 8/28/2015 9:03 pm UTC
The American Red Cross celebrated upgrades Friday at its Military Emergency Communications Center.
THE LIST: County Attorney releases names of parents behind in child support 8/28/2015 8:49 pm UTC
An embarrassing reminder has come from the Jefferson County Attorney's Office
Chief Steve Conrad announces elimination of LMPD's VIPER Unit 8/28/2015 8:35 pm UTC
After three years in operation, LMPD's Viper Unit, which was designed to get Louisville's most violent criminals off the streets, is going away.
Annual delinquent child support list to be published 8/28/2015 8:35 pm UTC
The largest debt owed in more than $187,000.
Ky. county clerk denying marriage licenses appeals to U.S. Supreme Court 8/28/2015 8:31 pm UTC
A Kentucky county clerk who has been denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples is now asking the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene on her behalf.
Jeffersonville traffic to see changes this weekend due to East End Crossing construction 8/28/2015 8:00 pm UTC
If you live, work, or play in Jeffersonville, traffic patterns are about to change for you.
Door knobs and driftwood make up art exhibits at Waterfront Park 8/28/2015 7:53 pm UTC
Could door knobs, driftwood and detergent be considered art?
TRANSCRIPT | PJCS expansion news conference 8/28/2015 7:36 pm UTC
Read the entire transcript of Friday's news conference announcing the expansion of the University of Louisville's Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
ReSurfaced to return to Louisville in October 8/28/2015 7:29 pm UTC
ReSurfaced uses urban space in new ways to provide entertainment and more for residents.
Story Avenue ramp to I-64 West expected to close on Monday 8/28/2015 7:20 pm UTC
A big traffic change is coming for drivers on Story Avenue.
Mayor Greg Fischer creates own beer for Louisville Brewfest 8/28/2015 6:54 pm UTC
The Brewfest is the Louisville Independent Business Alliance's largest fundraiser, and with the mayor's brew on tap, the hope is it will draw in more Louisville beer lovers.
On-air shooter threatened to make 'headlines,' showed anger 8/28/2015 6:06 pm UTC
On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss' hand as two police officers walked him to the door. "You'll need this," he said.
Suspect in Kroger robbery quickly arrested 8/28/2015 5:56 pm UTC
Gilbert Jose Gonzalez is charged with the robbery of the McMahan Plaza Kroger in Hikes Point.
IMAGES: U of L announces $55 million expansion of Papa John's Cardinal Stadium 8/28/2015 5:07 pm UTC
The University of Louisville will expand Papa John's Cardinal Stadium for the second time in the last decade.
Boil water advisory for Crawford Co., Indiana, lifted 8/28/2015 4:48 pm UTC
A boil water advisory that was issued Wednesday for residents who live south of I-64, near exit 92, in Crawford County, Indiana, has been lifted, according to a news release issued Friday morning.
Louisville City gets back to business for final weekend home game 8/28/2015 4:47 pm UTC
After a visit from a Major League Soccer team and some major attention earlier in the week, Louisville City looks to end the season strong. That starts against Pittsburgh Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Louisville man accused of stabbing woman while trying to rape her 8/28/2015 4:45 pm UTC
The victim was taken to the hospital and immediately rushed into surgery, according to police, with "severe cuts to face, throat, abdomen, arms, legs and fingers."
Company in MSD probe supplied 'unapproved' concrete for bridges project 8/28/2015 4:20 pm UTC
Kentucky officials sought to sanction Advance Ready Mix Concrete before reaching a settlement earlier this year, documents show. The company allegedly provided about 16 tons of concrete for a bridg
KSP investigation results in arrest of Louisville man for sharing child porn online 8/28/2015 4:10 pm UTC
State Police Troopers from Elizabethtown, with LMPD, arrested Jeffery Martin, 45, Thursday morning.
Former Clark County Corrections officer answers to charges of having sex with an inmate 8/28/2015 4:05 pm UTC
He’s no stranger to jail, but last night he found himself behind bars, accused of abusing his power as a corrections officer.
Names of parents behind on child support are about to be published... 8/28/2015 3:47 pm UTC
The list is expected to be released by this afternoon. As soon as it is released, we will have it for you here on WDRB.com.
SLIDESHOW: Step aboard the 'Nina' and the 'Pinta!' 8/28/2015 3:32 pm UTC
Click here to view a slideshow of over 150 images aboard the 'Nina' and the 'Pinta!'
Man charged in E. Broadway home invasion, assault 8/28/2015 3:30 pm UTC
According to his arrest report, Frederick Lamont Sheckles was waiting outside the apartment of his victim and was armed.
Austrian officials: 71 migrants likely suffocated in truck 8/28/2015 3:22 pm UTC
Police arrested several people believed to be part of a human smuggling operation in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants who likely suffocated in a refrigerated truck found abandoned on Austr
LMPD VIPER unit to change name, alter mission 8/28/2015 2:57 pm UTC
The VIPER may not lose its fangs, but the pro-active, special-response unit of the Louisville Metro Police Department will lose its name, some of its members may change. and its look and outlook ma
LMPD investigating serious crash involving dirt bike on Taylor Boulevard 8/28/2015 2:50 pm UTC
The driver of a dirt bike was hospitalized with serious injuries early Friday after colliding with another vehicle.
CRAWFORD | Chick-Fil-A organizers announce Louisville-Auburn opener is a sellout 8/28/2015 12:43 pm UTC
Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game organizers announced Friday that each school has sold its 30,000-ticket allotment for the Sept. 5 meeting between Louisville and Auburn in the Georgia Dome.
DYCHE | The view from an empty nest 8/28/2015 11:30 am UTC
This is a more personal column than usual. Please forgive my self-indulgence.
Injury crash involving motorcycle and truck on Taylor Blvd. near I-264 8/28/2015 11:23 am UTC
Emergency crews have responded to the scene of a deadly accident between a motorcycle and a truck.
CRAWFORD | Jurich to lay out "close the bowl" expansion plan for Papa John's Cardinal Stadium 8/28/2015 5:31 am UTC
With Tom Jurich set to announce a $55 million expansion of Papa John's Cardinal Stadium on Friday, WDRB's Eric Crawford looks at the stadium's construction history, and Jurich's initial announcemen
Council approves plan to expand low-income housing in Louisville 8/28/2015 3:16 am UTC
Louisville Metro Council has voted to amend zoning laws to allow for more affordable housing throughout metro Louisville.
First anniversary of 1-year-old's murder marks increase in violence in Metro Louisville 8/28/2015 2:58 am UTC
Police say 2014 saw 55 homicides. Eight months into 2015, there are already 53.
Indiana Attorney General targets EPA water rule 8/28/2015 2:17 am UTC
Hours before a federal judge blocked a new Environmental Protection Agency water rule, Indiana AG Greg Zoeller questioned whether the agency has the right to broaden its oversight under the Clean W
After 25 year search, Louisville man reunited with police officer mentor 8/27/2015 11:20 pm UTC
Lewis O'Neal grew up in what was called Village West -- a housing project in west Louisville -- and for 25 years, he's been searching for a police officer who altered the path of his life.
On-air shooting brings workplace violence into focus 8/27/2015 11:18 pm UTC
"It will happen again," he said. "We just don't know when or where."
Southern Ind. fire official talks about his Ca. wildfire deployment 8/27/2015 10:30 pm UTC
A southern Indiana fire official is just back from a California deployment where wildfires are wreaking havoc on the northern part of the state.
Person detained after E. Broadway stabbing 8/27/2015 10:09 pm UTC
Police were called at 2:18 p.m. to the 1100 block of E. Broadway.