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Former Kentucky, NFL QB Lorenzen dies at 38

Former Kentucky and NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen died Wednesday after a battle with cardiac and renal issues, his family confirmed to ESPN. He was 38....

Former Kentucky, NFL QB Lorenzen dies at 38

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Former Kentucky, NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38 Jared Lorenzen had been hospitalized since Sunday with an infection as well as kidney and heart issues, according to his family.       ...
23:00, 07/03/2019

Jared Lorenzen, former Kentucky quarterback who played in the NFL, dies at 38 Lorenzen enjoyed a successful college career at Kentucky before his NFL career included earning a Super Bowl ring as a backup to Eli Manning on the Giants....
05:39, 07/04/2019

Former Kentucky Wildcats, NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38 Former Kentucky Wildcats and NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen died Wednesday after a lengthy battle with health problems related to his weight. He was 38....
07:39, 07/04/2019

Former Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen to be honored NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky The former Kentucky quarterback, who died July 3, will be honored at Kentucky Speedway during the NASCAR Xfinity Series Alsco 300.       ...
08:39, 07/12/2019

Former Kentucky star QB Jared Lorenzen 'fighting with everything he has' in hospital Jared Lorenzen, a former Kentucky quarterback who went on to play briefly for the New York Giants in the NFL, was hospitalized over the weekend.       ...
16:39, 07/01/2019

Former Kentucky coach Hal Mumme remembers Jared Lorenzen, the 'unbelievable' athlete Former Kentucky coach Hal Mumme remembers how Jared Lorenzen caught his eye as an shockingly talented quarterback recruit.       ...
21:26, 07/04/2019

Former Kentucky QB Jared Lorenzen 'still very sick' but 'remains a fighter' The family of Jared Lorenzen has issued a statement updating the former Kentucky quarterback's status as he battles serious health issues.       ...
16:52, 07/03/2019

3-year-old boy dies from dog bite in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old boy has died after being bitten by a dog inside a home in Kentucky. Louisville Officer Lamont Washington said police responded to the home around noon Thursday, and the boy was given CPR. Police closed d...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Kentucky coal miner dies from injuries suffered last week FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say a coal miner has died from injuries suffered last week at a mine in southeastern Kentucky. The state Energy and Environment Cabinet says Felix (Matt) North of Miracle died Thursday. North suffered the fa...
20:26, 05/31/2019

Kentucky For Kentucky Selling Preserved Kentucky Fried Chicken Drumsticks LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– If you love Kentucky Fried Chicken, but hate the fact that you can’t preserve it for the rest of your life, well you’re in luck! From the store that brought you preserved Derby Turds comes preserved Kentucky...
03:26, 06/13/2019

Kentucky father dies in hospital next to newborns, week after being gunned down outside same hospital: report A Kentucky man who was shot moments after visiting his newborn twins in the hospital last week, died next to his children in the same hospital where they born after he was taken off life support Friday, according to a report. ...
13:26, 07/01/2019

Former Giants QB Lorenzen gaining 'traction' in hospital Former New York Giants backup quarterback Jared Lorenzen was said to be gaining "traction" Wednesday, a positive sign after being hospitalized last week with heart and kidney issues, as well as an infection....
19:13, 07/03/2019

Jared Lorenzen Promoting Health And Wellness LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Former UK and NFL quarterback, Jared Lorenzen, returned to Lexington this weekend. He has teamed up with the “Now Let’s Get Fit” Foundation to help combat obesity through a health and wellness tour. T...
03:13, 05/20/2019

A Kentucky man collects droppings from the 1997 Kentucky Derby winner “Silver Charm” and sells it for charity (WLEX) – There are many who want a piece of Kentucky Derby history, and one artist has found an interesting way to sell it. Artist Coleman Larkin has gathered droppings from the 1997 Kentucky Derby Winner Silver Charm, and he is selling them in...
08:00, 05/09/2019

Man charged in Lorenzen Wright killing gets 16 years on gun charge MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Tennessee man charged with killing former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been sentenced to 16 years in prison on a separate gun charge. Judge Lee Coffee sentenced Billy Turner during a hearing Thursday in Memphis. Turner plea...
07:00, 08/09/2019

Tommy Tomlinson: How Jared Lorenzen inspired so many, including me Jared Lorenzen died this week. The Kentucky and NFL quarterback wanted to change people with the force of his personality, the way I always hope to change people with my words. I wish my words had been strong enough to make the difference for him....
07:52, 07/05/2019

Ex-wife pleads guilty in killing of Lorenzen Wright Sherra Wright, the ex-wife of Lorenzen Wright, has pleaded guilty to facilitation to first-degree murder of the former NBA player and will receive a 30-year prison sentence....
19:13, 07/25/2019

Eli Manning’s heartfelt actions move Jared Lorenzen’s dad There is a heartbroken man in Kentucky, grieving over the loss of his beloved son far too young, hoping beyond hope that an old quarterback for the Giants lights it up this season. “I wish nothing but the best for Eli,’’ Joe Lorenzen told The Post on...
09:13, 07/30/2019

Former Louisville football players help pay for Jared Lorenzen's funeral Several former University of Louisville players have donated money toward the cost of Kentucky football legend Jared Lorenzen's funeral.       ...
23:00, 07/08/2019

Ex-NFL QB Jared Lorenzen 'still very sick' as he battles multiple health issues Former NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen was “fighting for his life” while battling kidney and heart issues as well as an infection and his family offered an update on his condition Tuesday....
21:13, 07/03/2019

Ex-Giants QB Jared Lorenzen ‘fighting with everything he has’ in scary health battle Former Giants Jared Lorenzen remains hospitalized in the intensive care unit, battling an infection as well as heart and kidney issues. His family released an update on his condition late Saturday through Matt Jones of Kentucky Sports Radio. “O...
15:26, 07/01/2019

Ex-Giants QB Jared Lorenzen ‘gaining traction’ in fight for his life Former Giants quarterback Jared Lorenzen, who was recently hospitalized with heart and kidney issues along with an infection, has received good news as he continues to fight for his life. “Jared’s overnight was uneventful and that is a good thing,” L...
17:52, 07/03/2019

Ex-wife of Lorenzen Wright pleads guilty in killing of former NBA star Sherra Wright agrees to plea in return for 30-year prison termLorenzen Wright’s body was found in Memphis in June 2010The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright pleaded guilty Thursday to facilitation of first-degree murder in his shooting deat...
22:00, 07/25/2019

Lorenzen Wright's Ex-Wife Pleads Guilty To Facilitating His Murder Nine years after the death of ex-NBA player Lorenzen Wright, one of his two accused killers has pleaded guilty to his murder. In Shelby County court in Tennessee on Thursday, Sherra Wright—Lorenzen’s ex-wife and mother of his children—agreed to a dea...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Jared Lorenzen’s role in Giants’ famous Super Bowl play Jared Lorenzen threw just eight passes in his Giants career, but he had a role in one of the biggest plays in franchise history. Lorenzen passed away at 38 on Wednesday and was remembered fondly by the Giants and Eli Manning. NFL Throwback tweeted ou...
17:26, 07/04/2019

Former Louisville Cardinals players put rivalry aside to help with Jared Lorenzen's funeral expenses Former Louisville Cardinals players are putting their rivalry with the Kentucky Wildcats aside and making contributions to the funeral of the later former quarterback Jared Lorenzen....
21:13, 07/09/2019

Defense attorney explains how surprise pact came together in the Lorenzen Wright murder case Defense lawyer gives a blow-by-blow account of the negotiations that led to the surprise plea agreement in the Lorenzen Wright slaying case.       ...
15:39, 07/26/2019

Ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright pleads guilty to charge of facilitating his murder Former NBA player Lorenzen Wright was shot to death in 2010. His ex-wife, Sherra Wright, on Thursday pleaded guilty to facilitating his murder.       ...
20:39, 07/25/2019

Jared Lorenzen tried to give his friends edge on prop bet during 2007 Super Bowl vs. Patriots Former NY Giants and Kentucky QB Jared Lorenzen died last week, and a friend shared story of Lorenzen trying to help buddies with Super Bowl prop bet.       ...
03:13, 07/11/2019

Fantasy Baseball Bullpen Report: Is Raisel Iglesias or Michael Lorenzen the Reds closer? The Reds have thrown everybody for a loop with their recent bullpen usage, and Luke Jackson again looks vulnerable for the Braves. Scott White attempts to sort it all out....
17:00, 06/21/2019

Deontay Wilder promotes upcoming bout by talking about opponent's death in the ring: 'If he dies, he dies' Boxing star Deontay Wilder took the promotion for his upcoming WBC Heavyweight Title defense against Dominic Breazeale to a different level Wednesday....
14:00, 05/16/2019

Deontay Wilder on Saturday night's opponent: 'If he dies, he dies' Deontay Wilder is eager for Saturday's fight against Dominic Breazeale after the two had a post-fight altercation in February 2017.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton calls out Gov. Mat Bevin’s bumbling, overreaching staff. Now, keep those tips coming!...
00:26, 06/19/2019

What the Hell Is Going on in Kentucky? What on earth is going on in Kentucky? There are thousands of depraved possible answers to that question, but the one we’re focused on today involves the recent messy drama between Gov. Matt Bevin, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton, and, apparently, Sen. Mitch...
23:39, 06/17/2019

Kentucky Daybook Associated Press Kentucky Daybook for Saturday, May. 04. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Lou...
14:13, 05/04/2019

How to Bet on the Kentucky Derby From Anywhere I love to gamble on big events. Be it how long the national anthem will last during the Super Bowl or which character will take the Iron Throne, for me there’s something watching an event is more exciting if I have a chance to win something, even if ...
22:00, 05/02/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:33 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:13, 05/03/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:00, 05/06/2019

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
20:00, 05/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 8:39 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
05:39, 06/11/2019

BC-RAC–Kentucky Derby, ADVISORY Editors To help with your planning, here is some of what The Associated Press is planning ahead of the Kentucky Derby. This advisory is subject to change and will be updated until Saturday’s race. For questions, contact Oscar Dixon (odixon@ap.org). A...
20:13, 05/03/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 615 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
02:26, 06/19/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:08 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:26, 06/22/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:20 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:26, 06/12/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, 6:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
00:26, 05/31/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:30 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:00, 06/20/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
04:13, 05/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 2:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:26, 06/25/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Sports Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Trade War Felt In Kentucky (LEX 18)– Businesses in Kentucky are already feeling the impact of President Donald Trump’s trade war with China. The automotive industry is crucial in the Bluegrass with Toyota’s Georgetown plant employing so many, but as the trade...
13:13, 05/17/2019

Preview of new Kentucky laws FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The end of June means the annual influx of new laws in Kentucky. House Bill 254, the Campus Free Speech Bill, requires public universities to make sure speech is not suppressed even if its deemed offensive or radical. T...
00:52, 06/27/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:56 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:39, 05/15/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:51 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
21:39, 05/20/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:39, 06/29/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:50 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:52, 06/25/2019

What to Watch at the Kentucky Derby The Kentucky Derby is supposed to be a difficult race to handicap, but lately the favorites have been the best bet. Will the streak continue this year?...
17:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:40 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Bruce Schreiner is on th...
00:52, 06/23/2019

Kentucky editorial roundup Summary of recent Kentucky newspaper editorials: ___ May 19 Daily News on officers’ memorial: We should always remember all law enforcement officers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty with the highest respect. Those who have fa...
00:00, 05/23/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:05 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
04:39, 05/23/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:55 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:46 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
01:52, 06/14/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
22:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:53 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:52, 05/13/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:17 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:13, 05/17/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 645 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
01:52, 06/18/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:40 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:39, 06/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 130 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
19:52, 06/17/2019

Kentucky Boy Meets His Hero (NBC)– A Louisville boy was able to meet his hero, Tony award-winning actress Ali Stroker. Stroker is the first Broadway actress to require a wheelchair, and she won the Tony for her role in “Oklahoma.” One of her biggest gans is fr...
03:26, 06/13/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 2 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
22:39, 05/25/2019

UA hoops gets Kentucky transfer TUCSON – Jemarl Baker has announced via Twitter that’s he is transferring from Kentucky to the University of Arizona.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson....
09:13, 05/15/2019

Rivals for Kentucky governor both have work to do FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The winning candidates for Kentucky governor drew just a fraction of the state’s voters in party primaries this week, a signal that both have lots of work to do in what will likely be a brutal general election campaign. Ba...
19:39, 05/23/2019

McDaniels Picks Washington Over Kentucky At 1:00 AM Eastern time Wednesday morning, University of Kentucky recruit Jaden McDaniels finally made his college  and it was not good news for True Blue Fans. pic.twitter.com/wr12lgZjBO — Jmac (@Jmcdaniels7) May 22, 2019 McDaniels is a 6’10”, ...
17:39, 05/22/2019

Kentucky fugitive arrested in Ohio LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man who failed to appear in a Kentucky court on kidnapping and other federal charges has been captured in Ohio. FBI spokesman Timothy Beam in Louisville says in a news release that Bryan Douglas Conley was caught Saturday in ...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A pilot for an American Airlines subsidiary has been arrested in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in Kentucky. News outlets report 51-year-old Christian R. Martin was arrested Saturday at the Louisville airport. Martin ...
23:52, 05/11/2019

Kentucky Derby DQ costs bettors around $9M When Maximum Security was disqualified after crossing the line first in the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, it cost those who bet on him approximately $9 million, according to statistics provided by online horse racing site TwinSpires.com....
03:52, 05/05/2019

John Calipari’s son, Brad, may want out of Kentucky This could get awkward. John Calipari’s son, Brad, may be leaving Kentucky after entering the NCAA transfer portal on Thursday, according to ESPN. The younger Calipari, a junior walk-on guard, redshirted last season after limited appearances hi...
22:39, 05/30/2019

Horses Running In Kentucky Derby 145 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18)– The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby is expected to take off around 6:50 p.m. There have been two horses to scratch thus far, leaving 19 in the race. Click here to see their names and current odds....
22:52, 05/04/2019

How to bet and (hopefully) win money at the 2019 Kentucky Derby Here's everything you need to know before placing your bets so you can (hopefully) win some money on the 2019 Kentucky Derby.        ...
20:52, 05/04/2019

How to Watch the 145th Kentucky Derby The Kentucky Derby is today. Dubbed “the greatest two minutes in sports” the 145th edition of the annual horse race officially kicks off at 6:46pm ET today in Louisville, Kentucky....
20:26, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 830 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. John Raby is on...
17:00, 07/01/2019

Name of Kentucky boy fatally injured by dog is released LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Officials have released the name of a toddler who died after being bitten by a dog in Kentucky. The Jefferson County coroner’s office in Louisville said Friday the child was 2-year-old Isaiah Geiling. He would have turned...
03:39, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:45 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
16:13, 05/10/2019

Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs on Saturday will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the famed track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying for ...
06:52, 05/04/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, Update, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s reelection campaign is capitalizing on a fellow Republican’s attack, selling “Cocaine Mitch” shirts on his campaign’s website. The McConnell campaign’s...
14:26, 05/09/2019

Montgomery Announces He Is Returning to Kentucky UK Athletics E.J. Montgomery confirmed on his Instagram account that he will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Kentucky F EJ Montgomery will pull out of the 2019 NBA Draft and return to school for his sophomore season, source tells ESPN. ...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Blackshear Picks Florida Over Kentucky (AP Photo/Nell Redmond) The long wait is over for the most coveted graduate transfer this season after Kerry Blackshear, Jr. picked Florida. Kerry Blackshear just committed to Florida, he tells @Rivals. Top grad-transfer makes the Gators a Final Fou...
03:52, 06/27/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has sent a letter to state lawmakers to try to build support for his pension bill that he hopes to have considered in a special legislative session. The Republican governor’s letter Wednesday comes...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Are 20 horses too many for the Kentucky Derby? It depends on who you ask Since 23 horses competed in the 1974 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, the field has been capped at 20. Is that too many?        ...
15:26, 05/10/2019

(3) Washington Gets Key Hits in Game One Win over (14) Kentucky Katie Reed makes the throw in Super Regionals at Washington – Photo by UK Athletics SEATTLE – The No. 3 Washington Huskies won a low-scoring affair 3-0 in game one of the 2019 Seattle Super Regional thanks to timely hitting and execution in clu...
06:13, 05/25/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 2:40 p.m. EDT LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man facing state charges in connection with school shooting threats is also being charged with federal offenses. News outlets report an indictment filed Thursday includes seven new charges against 21-year-old Dylan...
21:00, 05/03/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
16:00, 05/30/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 6:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The three leading Democrats running for Kentucky governor agree their state badly needs a new chief executive, and they’ve hit the Republican incumbent with a barrage of attacks. But they dial back the criticism when it co...
13:13, 05/10/2019

The 145th Kentucky Derby – live! Three-year-old thoroughbreds to run for $3m purse at 6.50pm ETBob Baffert looks to tie Ben Jones for most trainer wins in Derby historyDerby favorite Omaha Beach to miss race with entrapped epiglottisTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 11.39pm ...
00:52, 05/05/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs on Saturday will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the historic track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying f...
10:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Derby FAQ: What's next and other burning questions Still have questions about Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby and wonder what happens next on the Triple Crown trail? Here's a handy guide....
01:00, 05/07/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 a.m. EDT WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry of Wilmore will receive the medal...
12:39, 05/14/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. EDT LONDON, Ky. (AP) — Republican challenger Robert Goforth says Kentucky’s governor should stop hiding behind national political figures, including President Donald Trump, to try to boost his reelection campaign. Goforth is a state representative ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

The secret to getting a ride in the Kentucky Derby The world's best jockeys will lead the way in this week's Kentucky Derby, but getting there takes some luck and a plugged-in agent.        ...
12:52, 04/30/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Sports Digest, UPDATE, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
04:13, 06/05/2019

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest, UPDATE Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Kentucky Softball Earns Bye In SEC Tournament UK Athletics COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Kentucky softball team will open Southeastern Conference Tournament play on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Wildcats earned the No. 4 seed in the tournament, after finishing the regular season in a three-...
04:13, 05/06/2019

2.4 earthquake reported in Kentucky, no damage KEVIL, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.4 earthquake has occurred in Kentucky along the New Madrid fault line. News outlets say the quake was reported northeast of Kevil shortly after 6:30 p.m. Thursday. There were no reports ...
04:13, 06/07/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
15:39, 05/02/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Newly released court records say Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin casts a wide net when blocking people on social media, citing reasons such as surpassing “a limit on idiocy” and “trolling.” The number of blocke...
15:39, 05/02/2019

Bear Attempts To Go On Joyride In Kentucky Man’s Car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro man almost had to make a bizarre insurance claim. WFIE reports that Chad Morris, an Owensboro barber, was vacationing in Gatlinburg when he found his car being over-taken with a family of bears. “I was te...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a judge denied a motion Friday to exclude death as a possible sentence if Timothy Madde...
08:00, 05/06/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election Testing, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The KENTUCKY PRIMARY ELECTION is Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Poll Close: 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. EDT First Results Expected: 6:03 p.m. EDT ELECTION PROFILE: The AP is tabulating the following...
14:13, 05/06/2019

Mural Of Muhammad Ali Vandalized In Kentucky WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A vandal has painted the words “racist,” ”antisemitic” and “homophobe” on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali in Kentucky. The words were painted in orange over Ali’s portion ...
11:39, 06/14/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. EDT LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say an Islamic leader and two others in Kentucky have been arrested and charged in a murder-for-hire plot. According to affidavits filed in federal court, Islamic Center of Lexington leader Mahmoud Shalash told an in...
05:39, 05/13/2019

How to bet and win money (hopefully) at the 2019 Kentucky Derby The 2019 Kentucky Derby is almost here, so here's everything you need to know before placing your bets so you can (hopefully) win some money.        ...
19:00, 04/29/2019

How 900 Kentucky Dads Are Reconnecting With Their Kids LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As Father’s Day approached, a group of dads got together in Shawnee Park to play kickball and catch up. The men are part of a Kentucky-based program that teaches them how to better communicate with and care for their kids...
17:26, 06/23/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a judge denied a motion Friday to exclude death as a possible sentence if Timothy Madde...
18:26, 05/05/2019

PSC: Electric Car Chargers In Kentucky Don’t Need Regulation FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has ruled that electric car charging stations are not utilities and do not need to be subject to regulation. The ruling is intended to remove any ambiguity over the legal status of charging...
12:00, 06/17/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election, ADVISORY, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: Here are coverage plans for the Kentucky primary election on May 21. This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Moving Monday, May 20: KENTUCKY-PRIMARY ELECTIONS LOUI...
23:00, 05/16/2019

At Kentucky Derby, ‘Sometimes You Win and You Lose All in the Same Race’ A year like no other in horse racing became even more unsettling for the sport when the Derby champion was disqualified. What happens next is anybody’s guess....
03:13, 05/06/2019

Saturday’s Kentucky Derby ties for most watched on NBC Saturday’s Kentucky Derby averaged 16.5 million viewers on NBC, which is tied for the most-watched Derby on the network since it started televising it in 2001. NBC Sports and the Nielsen company report that is a 10% increase over last year, whe...
01:26, 05/07/2019

The Kentucky Derby Proves That Even The Losers Get Lucky Sometimes Horse racing had replay before everybody else. But that side of the allegedly perpetually declining sport was never in the spotlight so much as it was Saturday, when Churchill Downs stewards took their time before taking a Kentucky Derby win away fro...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Report: Food Insecurity On The Rise In Kentucky MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Hunger-relief advocates are sounding the alarm after the release of a new study that paints a grim picture about food insecurity in Kentucky. The study, conducted by the organization Feeding America, shows that at ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Trainer of DQ’d Kentucky Derby winner still has questions Jason Servis has slowly come to terms with Maximum Security’s disqualification after winning the Kentucky Derby but he still has questions about what he said was “a bad call.” The Derby was the biggest race in the life of the 62-yea...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Kentucky First Federal: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot HAZARD, Ky. (AP) _ Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (KFFB) on Friday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $207,000. The Hazard, Kentucky-based company said it had net income of 2 cents per share. The bank holding company posted revenue of $3.3 m...
22:39, 05/03/2019

Kentucky man accused in machete attack on 9-year-old boy COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of chasing three children from a Covington park and then stabbing a 9-year-old boy who fell behind. The Courier Journal reports 35-year-old Esteban Portugues was arrested Friday and charged with second-...
09:39, 05/13/2019

Canadian manufacturer to create up to 265 jobs in Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say a Canadian manufacturer plans to create up to 265 full-time jobs with a facility planned in eastern Kentucky. Gov. Matt Bevin says Dajcor Aluminum plans to invest nearly $19.6 million to locate its first U...
10:52, 05/13/2019

Kentucky AG sues leading insulin manufacturers FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general has sued three leading insulin manufacturers, accusing them of deceptive pricing schemes that have caused hardships in a state with high diabetes rates. Attorney General Andy Beshear says his la...
22:52, 05/13/2019

6 Kentucky police officers named in indictment LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Six police officers have been indicted in Kentucky in connection with a scheme in which they’re accused of being paid for private security jobs during their regular patrol shifts. Jefferson County Commonwealth’s Att...
22:52, 05/13/2019

Arraignment Set For Pilot Charged In 3 Killings In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general says a pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people is scheduled for a court appearance next week. Attorney General Andy Beshear said Monday that defendant Christian R. Martin is to...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Kentucky Derby: 5 underdog horses who could win the Run for the Roses The favorite has won the Kentucky Derby the last six races. But what if that doesn't happen this year? What other horses in the field have potential to steal it?        ...
20:52, 05/04/2019

Expert picks on who will win the 2019 Kentucky Derby Who will win the Kentucky Derby? Who is the longshot to watch? USA TODAY Network experts make their picks on who will win the 2019 Kentucky Derby.        ...
20:52, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Derby excitement ramps up on race day The energy is palpable on Derby Day as horses saddle up to compete in the 145th Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby in Louisville and Fox News host Janice Dean is on the ground experiencing “one of the greatest moments in sports.”...
22:00, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019: Stars hit the red carpet Ahead of the horse race, plenty of stars walked the red carpet, including Anna Nicole Smith's 12-year-old daughter, Dannielynn Birkhead and more.        ...
22:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Inmate Has Died, Possibly From Natural Causes LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky inmate found unresponsive in his Louisville cell has died, and a jail official says he may have died of natural causes. News outlets report authorities haven’t released the identity of the inmate, who was booke...
12:39, 05/14/2019

Trump Says Kentucky Derby Ruling Was ‘Not a Good One’ The president tweeted that to disqualify the first-place finisher and name a different winner could happen “only in these days of political correctness.”...
18:39, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Hemp Seeds to be Studied in Space CLARK COUNTY, KY (Lex 18) – Some are calling it the future of Kentucky agriculture, and now it’s no question hemp is firmly planted in the space age. Kentucky hemp seeds arrived at the International Space Station Monday. The seeds were on...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Looks to Play Way into SEC Tournament on Final Weekend LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky baseball will honor its seniors and close the regular season this week as it hosts No. 2 Vanderbilt for a three-game series that opens Thursday night at Kentucky Proud Park. The Wildcats will be playing to earn a berth i...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Fruit Of The Loom Losing About 100 Jobs, Most In Kentucky BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Fruit of the Loom says it is cutting about 100 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Kentucky. News outlets report the Bowling Green-based company said it is transferring information technology services to Wipro Ltd., an India...
11:39, 05/23/2019

One dead after ruptured gas pipeline causes explosion in Kentucky A regional gas pipeline ruptured, causing an explosion near a trailer park that killed one on August 1, 2019. Police and fire officials continued to scan the area for more victims.        ...
21:13, 08/01/2019

What in the world happened at the 2019 Kentucky Derby? In the 145-year history of the Kentucky Derby, Saturday provided a first. What happened, why was the apparent winner disqualified and what were the stakes?...
06:26, 05/05/2019

Controversy swirls over Kentucky Derby finish Country House elevated to victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby as stewards take down the first-place finisher for the first time in the 145-year history of the race....
07:39, 05/05/2019

Kentucky Derby: What was lost on Maximum Security This Kentucky Derby was costly for Maximum Security bettors. How costly? Try $9 million dollars. Maximum Security, who closed as one of the favorites at 9-2, looked like he was the victor when he crossed the finish line first, but an objection was fi...
08:13, 05/05/2019

Kentucky State Police Say Trooper Assaulted BATH COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A trooper was stabbed in the leg during an altercation in Salt Lick. Kentucky State Police say that on Wednesday, Trooper Nathan Roark and Trooper Tyler Smith, along Bath County Sheriff Jesse Stewart, attempted to ser...
04:39, 05/23/2019

Kentucky Has a Primary Election Today. Here’s What to Watch. Gov. Matt Bevin, the Republican incumbent, is the most unpopular governor in the country. Democrats hope that will give them an opening in a red state....
00:39, 05/22/2019

Beshear vs. Bevin political showdown set in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In Kentucky political circles, Beshear vs. Bevin has become shorthand for the bitter feud between the state’s governor and attorney general over legal issues with sweeping implications for the future. The drama between Re...
10:00, 05/22/2019

Kentucky 22-month-old survives nearly three days alone in the wilderness (WLEX/NBC News) A Kentucky toddler who disappeared Sunday evening was found alive Wednesday afternoon not far from his home after a massive multi-agency search. Kenneth Neil Howard, just 22 months old, was last seen about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The child ...
11:13, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Kentucky Gov. Bevin Wins GOP Primary LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on voting in Kentucky’s primary election Tuesday (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has cleared his first hurdle toward a second term, defeating three challengers to win the Republican nomina...
02:13, 05/22/2019

Kentucky man acquitted in 4-year-old foster son’s death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Kentucky man who was accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son. News outlets report the Elizabethtown jury returned the verdict Wednesday for 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin after deliberating for ab...
17:13, 05/23/2019

Kentucky Derby bettor turns $8 wager into big pay day A Las Vegas bettor turned an $8 wager on the Kentucky Derby into $78,000 at The Mirage on Saturday after Country House was declared the winner, according to the casino’s sportsbook manager....
02:39, 05/08/2019

Amy McGrath Raises $2.5 Million in First Day of Kentucky Senate Bid The fund-raising haul was the most ever in the first 24 hours of a Senate campaign. But her opponent, Mitch McConnell, is a formidable fund-raiser as well....
04:13, 07/11/2019

Kentucky Derby gambler turns $8 into $78K with ‘miracle’ bet The shocking disqualification in Saturday’s Kentucky Derby left one man $78,000 richer after a measly $8 bet – nothing short of “a miracle,” according to a Las Vegas sportsbook manager. The unidentified gambler – a regular at The Mirage who watched t...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Kentucky school shooting trial to be in different county BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has ruled that the trial of a teenager accused of killing two schoolmates will be moved to another county. News outlets report Marshall County Circuit Judge James Jameson on Friday granted a request sought by lawye...
01:26, 05/18/2019

19 candidates seeking statewide office in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has 19 candidates seeking the statewide offices of secretary of state, agriculture commissioner, treasurer and auditor. The office of secretary of state is an open seat and drew the most candidates. Here’s a list...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Kentucky Alive for SEC Tourney Despite Loss to Vandy LEXINGTON, Ky. – Elliott Curtis continued his torrid stretch with two more hits and two runs driven in but an early deficit proved too much for Kentucky to overcome in a 12-4 loss to No. 2 Vanderbilt on Friday night at Kentucky Proud Park. The Wildca...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Kentucky HS board wants preapproval for esports players The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Board of Control says esports participants will need written approval to compete in the League of Legends video game...
19:13, 07/12/2019

Federal Judge Strikes Down Kentucky Abortion Law FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday struck down a Kentucky abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies. The state’s anti-abortion governor immediately vowed to appeal. U.S. District Judge Jose...
03:00, 05/11/2019

2 Kentucky men sentenced for stealing money from relatives LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Two Kentucky men have been sentenced to prison in separate cases involving stealing money from older relatives and spending it on themselves. U.S. Attorney Robert Duncan says in a news release that Paul Anthony Long II was sente...
23:13, 05/19/2019

University Of Kentucky To Continue Recycling Paper LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A decision by one Kentucky city to suspend paper recycling won’t affect the University of Kentucky or nearby cities and counties. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Rumpke says it is trying to find a buyer for recycled pa...
11:26, 05/20/2019

Johnny Juzang Signs NLI with Kentucky Men’s Basketball UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team added a versatile scorer with length and an ability to make an immediate impact with the signing of reclassified guard Johnny Juzang. The 6-foot-7 guard out of Tarzana, California, sig...
03:00, 05/11/2019

4 Kentucky men charged in child predator sting FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear says four men have been charged in a child predator sting. Beshear announced in a news release the arrests last week of 23-year-old Jarrett Hoskins, 32-year-old Ricky Cornish Jr., 34-year-o...
11:26, 05/20/2019

Kentucky man finds unlicensed bears behind wheel of car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro barber’s wild experience last week is gaining some attention on Facebook. Chad Morris, who is the owner of CMO BarberShop, was in Gatlinburg, Tennessee last week when he found his car in the process o...
01:52, 05/22/2019

Hundreds rally in Kentucky for gun control legislation Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan traveled to Kentucky to call on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring House-backed gun regulation bills to the U.S. Senate floor for a vote.        ...
00:13, 08/10/2019

Haikal scratched from the Kentucky Derby field Haikal has an abscess in his front left hoof and joins Omaha Beach as two Kentucky Derby contenders that have been scratched from the field.        ...
17:26, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Derby may lose another contender in Haikal Another Kentucky Derby contender may be out before the gates even fly open. A day after betting favorite Omaha Beach was scratched with an illness, Haikal became questionable with an abscess in his left front hoof, the Courier-Journal reported. Haika...
20:00, 05/02/2019

90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide Crews in Stanton, Kentucky were called to a home that was smashed by a mudslide amid heavy rains and were able to rescue a 90-year-old woman from the debris. (June 18)        ...
12:26, 06/18/2019

Four More Kentucky Counties Allowing 9-1-1 Text Messaging LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Fayette, Jessamine, Lincoln, and Garrard Counties are joining Franklin County in accepting text messages for 9-1-1 situations. Calling 9-1-1 is an emergency service that we all rely on, but not all can use. Cole Zulauf ...
22:13, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019: The lapsed fan's guide Haven't followed horse racing since last year's Triple Crown and need a crash course before Saturday's Kentucky Derby? Don't worry. We've got you covered....
18:00, 05/01/2019

$1,000,000 Powerball winner sold in Northern Kentucky FLORENCE, Ky. (LEX 18) – One Florence retailer is celebrating after selling a $1,000,000 Powerball ticket for last night’s drawing. The winning numbers were: 1-5-16-22-54 and the Powerball was 24.  The winner matched the first five numbers but ...
16:26, 06/27/2019

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets selected forward PJ Washington from Kentucky with the 12th overall pick on Thursday night after becoming enthralled with his development during his sophomore year of college. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Washin...
04:39, 06/21/2019

In photos: The fantastic hats of the Kentucky Derby Fantastical, creative hats are a tradition at the annual Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at some of the most interesting looks styled from feathers, flowers, ribbons and more over the past 18 years. The 2019 Run for...
22:26, 05/01/2019

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national letter of intent with the university. Whitney, a 6-foot-7 athletic forward, is the sixth addition (five fr...
23:26, 05/03/2019

Kentucky proposes ban on using tattoos to cover up scars Kentucky health officials are proposing a ban on tattooing over scarred skin, a plan that could block one of the reasons why some people get a tattoo in the first place....
08:52, 05/03/2019

Which Kentucky Derby horses are the experts picking to win? Kentucky Derby experts, top horse racing bettors and other notable figures in Louisville go on the record with predictions for the Run for the Roses.        ...
17:39, 05/01/2019

New Muhammad Ali Logo Unveiled For Kentucky Airport Mayor Greg Fischer Twitter LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville, Kentucky, officials have unveiled new branding for Louisville’s airport to go along with a renaming to honor Muhammad Ali. Mayor Greg Fischer and Ali’s widow, Lonnie, unveile...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Police: Kentucky Pastor Tried To Set Up Threesome With Girls PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky pastor is accused of trying to set up a threesome with two underage girls. The Courier-Journal reports that 26-year-old Bobby J. Blackburn, pastor of the Elevate Church in Prestonsburg, was arrested last week and c...
15:13, 06/03/2019

Two Confirmed Tornadoes in South-Central Kentucky Friday’s night’s mesoscale convective system rolled in with heavy rain, strong wind, and hail. Along with the usual threats, came a couple of tornadoes embedded in straight-line wind gusts that caused minor damage in Simpson and Allen Counties. Two w...
17:26, 06/23/2019

Kerry Blackshear Will Visit Kentucky On Tuesday LEXINGTON, Ky- Kerry Blackshear is the final coveted piece in filling out Kentucky’s 2019-20 roster, and Coach Cal will have the chance to make his pitch Tuesday as Blackshear will take an official visit to Lexington. Kerry Blackshear is visit...
04:13, 06/17/2019

Kentucky pastor busted for trying to set up threesome with minors A Kentucky pastor was busted for trying to set up a threesome with two minors who work for him, according to police. Bobby Blackburn, who is the pastor of Elevate Church, turned himself in on Wednesday on felony charges of prohibited use of an electr...
22:26, 06/03/2019

2-Vehicle Crash Kills 4 In Western Kentucky WHEATCROFT, Ky. (AP) — Police are investigating a crash that killed four people in western Kentucky. State Police in Madisonville say in a news release the accident occurred Saturday when a car slid into the oncoming lane and collided with a pickup t...
17:26, 06/23/2019

Omaha Beach draws No. 12, 4-1 Kentucky fave Omaha Beach, who's on a three-race win streak, is the early 4-1 favorite for the Kentucky Derby after drawing the No. 12 post position in the 20-horse field Tuesday....
18:52, 04/30/2019

Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving inmate $11 BELLEVUE, Ky. (AP) — A north Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving her incarcerated boyfriend $11 to use a vending machine. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Virginia Riggs was convicted of promoting contraband in the 2017 meeting, given a suspen...
10:13, 06/21/2019

Kentucky Lt. Gov. Asks For Prayers Against ‘Dark Forces’ FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s outgoing lieutenant governor has asked for prayers in her fight against unnamed “dark forces” after a key staff member was let go against her wishes. In a tweet posted Friday, Republican Lt. Gov. Jen...
18:13, 05/31/2019

Kentucky Running Backs Ready To Catch Kentucky running backs A.J. Rose and Kavosiey Smoke explain the benefits and skills they bring to the Wildcats’ passing game. (Aug. 20)       ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Kentucky man accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who’s now on life support. News outlets report 28-year-old Donnie E. Rowe was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree assault and first-degree criminal abus...
12:39, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Derby preparations dodge wet weather With just a week to go, Kentucky Derby trainers work to get their horses on schedule amid some wet weather; Churchill Downs and Belmont Park open their seasons; much more racing action plus new inductees to the Racing Hall of Fame....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Kentucky man accused of impersonating police, threatening 2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of impersonating a police officer and pointing a gun at two people on separate occasions. News outlets report 28-year-old Christopher Flannery was arrested over the weekend and charged with wanton enda...
14:39, 06/05/2019

Kentucky Volleyball Releases 2019 SEC Schedule Photo by Isaac Janssen. LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Volleyball team released its 2019 Southeastern Conference schedule on Wednesday afternoon, highlighted by eight home matches beginning on Sept. 27 against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. The two-...
03:26, 06/13/2019

This Kentucky distillery will release its first bourbon in 102 years Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company announced Tuesday morning that it will be releasing its first bourbon in 102 years on June 22, 2019.       ...
00:26, 06/13/2019

Destruction of chemical weapons to begin in Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The destruction of chemical weapons stored in Kentucky since the 1940s is set to begin. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that destruction of chemical agents including mustard, sarin and VX will begin in June after decades of p...
16:13, 05/28/2019

Big Blue Caravan to Tour Kentucky This Summer LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Big Blue Caravan is back and ready to make stops in various communities throughout the Bluegrass State this June. The Big Blue Caravan, led by Mitch Barnhart, is UK Athletics’ annual outreach effort throughout the state the athle...
02:00, 06/20/2019

Kentucky Women Honored For Suffrage Work MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Markers are being placed across Kentucky telling people about the work of Kentucky women in the suffrage movement. A visit to White Hall tells a story of Kentucky’s history, one that includes ambitious women...
00:13, 05/29/2019

Ex-Kentucky Officer Gets Prison For Trying To Entice Minor LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for trying to entice a minor and later sexually abusing him. The Courier Journal reports 33-year-old Brandon Wood also was sentenced...
15:13, 05/29/2019

Army Education Aid Now For Fort Campbell, Others In Kentucky FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — An education assistance program has been expanded to include soldiers at Fort Campbell as well as Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers throughout Kentucky. The Army Credentialing Assistance Program provides funding for t...
11:26, 06/12/2019

First part of Kentucky broadband project is complete LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials have announced that the first part of a project to install more than 3,000 miles of fiber-optic cable around Kentucky to build a high-speed internet network across the state is complete. News outlets report Gov. Matt B...
02:39, 06/29/2019

Kentucky man is accused of stealing car with teen inside LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police were in pursuit of a stolen car with a 14-year-old girl inside when the driver crossed a median and crashed into a guardrail. News outlets report 33-year-old Thomas Oxendine had been arguing with the teen’s...
15:26, 06/28/2019

Kentucky lt. gov. criticizes top Bevin aide for firing FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s lieutenant governor has criticized Gov. Matt Bevin’s chief of staff, saying he “overstepped his boundaries” in authorizing the firing of her deputy chief of staff. Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton ratch...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Baffert has 3 chances to win Kentucky Derby and tie record LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bob Baffert not only has the Kentucky Derby favorite, but two other horses capable of giving him a share of history. Game Winner is the 9-2 favorite for Saturday’s 145th running at Churchill Downs after opening Tuesday as...
10:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Association of Counties names new director FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Association of Counties has a new leader at the helm. The group’s board of directors appointed Jim Henderson as executive director and CEO. The association says Henderson has served as deputy executive directo...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Watch: Deer tick removed from Kentucky man's eyeball A Kentucky man who experienced irritation in his eye went to an optometrist and was shocked to learn the cause -- a deer tick latched onto his eyeball....
20:00, 07/18/2019

Favorite Omaha Beach ruled out of Kentucky Derby Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched from Saturday's first leg of horse racing's Triple Crown because of a respiratory disease, race organizers said Wednesday on Twitter....
11:39, 05/02/2019

Kentucky city temporarily stops recycling paper LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The city of Lexington, Kentucky, is suspending paper recycling due to “changes in the global marketplace” for recycled materials. City officials say there is an overabundance of material in domestic markets and Lexin...
11:39, 05/15/2019

Teen arrested in deadly shootings at Kentucky party WHITESVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested a Kentucky teenager on charges of killing two people and wounding a third during a party. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Owensboro. His name was not relea...
04:13, 06/07/2019

Straight up: How the Kentucky bourbon industry is going high tech Bourbon is one of the most popular spirits in the world. Some Kentucky distilleries are adding data analytics, automation, IoT sensors, and RFID tags to streamline production....
22:39, 04/30/2019

Program on legal, judicial systems offered in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — People who want to know more about Kentucky legal and judicial systems can attend a session this week in Louisville. The Kentucky Judicial Branch and the Jefferson County Racial Fairness Commission are hosting Court Talks on Th...
12:39, 05/14/2019

A Pilot Went to an Airport in Kentucky. Then He Was Arrested in a Triple Murder. The charges came nearly four years after three neighbors of the pilot, Christian Richard Martin, were brutally killed. He has denied any involvement in their deaths....
13:26, 05/14/2019

1 dead, 3 rescued after vehicle swept away in Kentucky rains TAYLORSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after a family’s vehicle was swept away as they tried to cross a flooded bridge in Kentucky after heavy rains moved through the area. Spencer County Sheriff Scott Herndon told news outlets tha...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Kentucky Derby weekend had lots of top-quality action As usual, the Kentucky Derby took focus from some top-shelf action in other racing divisions, including a spectacular week on the turf for trainer Chad Brown...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Kentucky, West Virginia Leading U.S. In New Hepatitis C Cases LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– As the number of hepatitis A cases across the state appears to be leveling off, a new problem has presented itself, hepatitis C. New hepatitis C cases from intravenous drug use are now roughly tripling those of new HIV ...
02:13, 05/17/2019

Why the Kentucky Derby is responsible for bourbon boom around the world Bourbon has made a comeback in recent years as the industry has strengthened ties with the Kentucky Derby.        ...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Baffert takes aim at record-tying 6th Kentucky Derby win Bob Baffert has 3 chances to make history in the Kentucky Derby. A victory by any of his 3 horses would give him a record-tying 6th Derby win        ...
21:00, 05/01/2019

New Orleans Saints react to Kentucky Derby controversy The New Orleans Saints were apparently watching the Kentucky Derby result closely as the unofficial winner of the race was disqualified after stewards determined the horse impeded the progress of two other horse in an abrupt fashion....
17:39, 05/06/2019

Trial starts for Kentucky man accused in 4-year-old’s death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son is now on trial for the boy’s death. The Courier Journal reports the trial of 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin started Wednesday. Hunter Payton died two years a...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Stand By Me by Wendell Berry review – the soul of Kentucky The farmer-environmentalist’s precisely drawn tales about family loyalties span a century of rural lifeWhen you say the word “Kentucky”, most Americans think of long-time Republican senator Mitch McConnell, arguably the man behind the curtain in the ...
16:26, 07/17/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 4:20 p.m. EDT ABORTION BANS-STATES ‘Heartbeat’ laws could ban most abortions across Deep South A push among conservative U.S. states to enact some of the nation’s strictest abortion laws could practically outlaw the procedures across a large area...
22:39, 05/11/2019

Democrats Seek Review of Russian Investment in Kentucky A Russian aluminum company recently came out from under United States sanctions. Now it’s planning to invest $200 million in Kentucky, and maybe more in other states....
02:13, 05/17/2019

Kentucky Starts Appeal Of Ruling Striking Down Abortion Law LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration has started its appeal of a federal judge’s ruling that struck down a state abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies. The Republic...
12:13, 05/16/2019

Kentucky Derby: Will we see a Triple Crown winner in 2019? SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken says that this year's Kentucky Derby field looks to only have one potential Triple Crown winner.        ...
17:39, 05/01/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 6:20 a.m. EDT MISSING GIRL-HOMICIDE Kentucky man could face death sentence in girl’s killing SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a ...
14:13, 05/06/2019

The Latest: Kurt Busch beats little brother to win Kentucky Kurt Busch earned his first win of the season by outdueling his younger brother in overtime in a door-to-door to the Kentucky Speedway finish line       ...
05:13, 07/14/2019

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports jurors returned the verdict Tuesday for Mikhy Farrera-Brochez of Winchester ...
07:00, 06/06/2019

Kentucky police officer charged with bribery, misconduct LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been indicted on charges of bribing a public servant, unlawfully accessing a computer and official misconduct. The Courier Journal reports 30-year-old Officer William Garrett was indic...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Kentucky Communities Participate In Wear Orange Weekend LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– From the mass shooting in Virginia Beach to recent incidents in Lexington, people want to stand up against gun violence. This weekend, some Central Kentucky communities are doing just that. Friday marks the start of nat...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Airline pilot charged with killing 3 in Kentucky in 2015 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A pilot for an American Airlines subsidiary was arrested Saturday in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in Kentucky, the state attorney general announced. Christian R. Martin was arrested Saturday at the Louisville airpor...
23:52, 05/11/2019

Home Runs, Two-Out Scoring Haunt Kentucky In Defeat Photo Courtesy from UK Athletics COLUMBIA, S.C. – Freshman infielder Austin Schultz legged out an infield hit to reach base safely for the 38th time in the last 40 games but Kentucky couldn’t overcome a barrage of home runs and two-out scoring ...
22:39, 05/11/2019

1 dead after gas line explosion, fire in central Kentucky One person was killed and others were injured early Thursday when a gas line rupture caused an explosion and fire in central Kentucky, authorities said....
17:13, 08/01/2019

Kentucky City Rejects Anti-Discrimination Ordinance BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Officials in a southcentral Kentucky city have again voted against an ordinance that would add specific housing and employment protections for gay, lesbian and transgender residents. The Daily News reports the Bowling Green ...
18:13, 05/08/2019

Kentucky’s Run Ends in Semifinals, Awaits NCAA Selection COLLEGE STATION, Texas – A six-run Alabama second inning was the difference in the second of two Southeastern Conference Tournament semifinal games on Friday night as the (4) Kentucky Wildcats dropped a 6-3 decision to (1) Alabama. With Alabama’s wi...
09:52, 05/11/2019

Late Home Run Sinks Kentucky In Series Opener T.J. COLLETT.Kentucky comes out on top of MSU 7-0 on Tuesday, March 26Photo by Isaac Janssen | UK Athletics COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina got a leadoff home run from Andrew Eyster in the seventh inning to score a 5-4 comeback victory over Kentucky ...
09:52, 05/11/2019

Maximum Security to race for 1st time since Kentucky Derby Maximum Security will race this weekend for the first time since being disqualified in Kentucky Derby; entered in $150K Pegasus Stakes at New Jersey's Monmouth Park       ...
19:52, 06/13/2019

Kentucky Governor Reaches Out To Lawmakers On Pension Issue FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has sent a letter to state lawmakers to try to build support for his pension bill that he hopes to have considered in a special legislative session. The Republican governor’s letter Wednesday comes...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Unvaccinated Kentucky teen who sued over school ban now has chickenpox WALTON, Ky. (NBC NEWS) – A northern Kentucky teenager banned from school for refusing the chickenpox vaccination due to his religious beliefs has come down with the childhood malady, his attorney said Wednesday. Jerome Kunkel, a student at Our ...
23:26, 05/08/2019

Kentucky Designs New Web Portal For Foster Care Kids FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has set up a new website for transition age youth in the foster care system. The cabinet says the new website is part of a rebranding project for the state’s independent ...
11:26, 06/12/2019

Kentucky clerk who refused same-sex marriage licenses can be sued The Kentucky county clerk who in 2015 gained widespread attention for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples may be sued for damages by two of those couples, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday....
02:00, 08/24/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 9:20 p.m. EDT KENTUCKY PENSIONS Kentucky governor reaches out to lawmakers on pension issue FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has sent a letter to state lawmakers to try to build support for his pension bill that he hopes to have considered in a speci...
04:39, 05/09/2019

$9M grant will target mental health in Kentucky schools FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Three Kentucky school districts are sharing a $9 million federal grant aimed at increasing awareness of mental health issues. The grant will provide resources for public school districts in Bullitt, Henderson and Warren County f...
11:39, 05/10/2019

Kentucky Democratic hopefuls hammer away at Bevin, not Trump FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The three leading Democrats running for Kentucky governor agree their state badly needs a new chief executive, and they’ve hit the Republican incumbent with a barrage of attacks. But they dial back the criticism when it co...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Marta Paces Kentucky on Night One of SEC Outdoor Championships FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Senior Elijah Marta used a one-foot-two-inch javelin personal best to place fifth and score the Kentucky track and field team’s first four points of the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships on Thursday at John McDonnell ...
07:00, 05/10/2019

Kentucky Derby field shrinks to 19, wet track forecast The field for Saturday's Kentucky Derby shrank to 19 Friday with the scratch of Haikal as forecasters called for the third straight year of a wet track on Derby Day in Louisville....
17:39, 05/03/2019

Kroger To Sell CBD-Infused Products In Kentucky, Indiana CINCINNATI (WLWT) — Cannabidiol-infused products are now available in several Kroger stores. WLWT reports that the Cincinnati-based grocery chain is the latest major retailer selling CBD products, offering a variety of topical products in several sta...
17:39, 06/11/2019

Calipari, Kentucky Agree to New Long-Term Contract LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – UK Athletics has released the details of its contract with UK Coach John Calipari. Calipari signed a new long-term contract Thursday with the school that will offer him the opportunity to end his career in Lexington. T...
23:26, 06/13/2019

Calipari signs $86 million, 10-year extension with Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a 10-year contract extension through 2029 worth $86 million that includes an option in the sixth year to step down and become a special assistant to the athletic director or university rep...
01:52, 06/14/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY PENSIONS GOP leaders: Bevin lacks votes to pass pension bill in House FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Some top Republican lawmakers in Kentucky say GOP Gov. Matt Bevin hasn’t lined up enough votes yet to pass his pension bill in an expected spec...
11:00, 05/07/2019

Democrats show unity amid GOP squabbles in Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — While Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has run into resistance from Republican lawmakers on pension legislation, and faced a messy dispute with his lieutenant governor, his Democratic challenger has forged alliances with his ex-rivals a...
16:52, 06/07/2019

Kentucky Supreme Court Upholds Man’s Murder Conviction ADAIRVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld a murder conviction and 55-year sentence for a man who killed his sister-in-law. The Bowling Green Daily News reports George Walker’s sentence was upheld last week. The 24-year-old ma...
12:00, 06/17/2019

Ranking the 20 horses in the field for the 2019 Kentucky Derby The 20 horses expected to run in the Kentucky Derby. Trainer, jockey and owner information, plus news, notes and videos of their final prep race.        ...
23:26, 04/29/2019

Man stabbed 9-year-old boy with machete in Kentucky park: cops COVINGTON, Ky. — A Kentucky man is accused of chasing three children from a Covington park and then stabbing a 9-year-old boy who fell behind. The Courier Journal reports 35-year-old Esteban Portugues was arrested Friday and charged with second-degre...
19:52, 05/13/2019

Crews search for missing toddler in eastern Kentucky SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Search crews are trying to find a missing toddler in eastern Kentucky. News outlets report 22-month-old Kenneth Howard was reported missing Sunday night by his family. Magoffin County Rescue Squad Chief Carter Conley says cre...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Kentucky Derby horses get final pre-race workouts The field for Saturday's Kentucky Derby gets final workouts, stragglers head for Churchill Downs; results of major weekend stakes races around the country....
19:13, 04/29/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House won’t run in Preakness After being declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby by disqualification, Country House will not run in the Preakness, ending any chance this year at another Triple Crown. Assistant trainer Riley Mott confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday tha...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Part of bourbon warehouse collapses in western Kentucky OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Part of a bourbon warehouse in western Kentucky collapsed during a thunderstorm. News outlets report the partial collapse of the O.Z. Tyler Distillery rickhouse was reported early Monday. Master Distiller Jacob Call says around ...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Kentucky Earns No. 13 Seed, To Host NCAA Regional LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the fourth-consecutive season, the Kentucky softball team has been selected as a host site for the NCAA Softball Regionals. The Wildcats earned the No. 13 national seed and will host Atlantic Coast Conference champions, Virginia ...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Gas explosion in rural Kentucky kills one, ignites homes A gas line explosion early on Thursday in a residential community in rural Kentucky sent up a ball of flame that could be seen for miles, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
23:13, 08/01/2019

1 dead, up to 7 missing after Enbridge pipeline blast in Kentucky The 76-centimetre wide pipeline moves natural gas under such high pressure that the flames reached about 91 metres in the air and could be seen throughout the county, one official said....
21:13, 08/01/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House out of Preakness Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in this month's Preakness Stakes in Baltimore, Pimlico Race Course said on Tuesday, ruling out the prospect of a Triple Crown this year....
22:39, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in Preakness Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not run in the Preakness Stakes, trainer Bill Mott told the Daily Racing Forum on Tuesday, meaning that there will be no Triple Crown winner this year....
00:13, 05/08/2019

Police: Driver Dragged Kentucky Officer Through Kroger Lot Photo of Thursday’s scene. Courtesy: WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP/WAVE 3) — A man is accused of trapping a Kentucky trooper’s arm in his car window, dragging the officer through a Kroger parking lot and nearly crashing into other officers...
11:39, 06/14/2019

Text 911 service launches in 4 central Kentucky counties LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials say people in four central Kentucky counties can now use texting to communicate with emergency dispatchers. Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton said in a statement on Thursday that people can now send text messages to 9-1-1 c...
11:39, 06/14/2019

Trainer of DQ'd Kentucky Derby winner still has questions Trainer Jason Servis says he's come to terms with Maximum Security's Kentucky Derby disqualification but still has questions about what he says was a bad call        ...
00:39, 05/10/2019

Vultures are eating animals alive on Kentucky farms Vultures are multiplying nationally, and their greater numbers have made them more desperate for food – even if it's alive        ...
04:52, 06/27/2019

Five Errors Haunt No. 17 Kentucky in Loss to No. 21 Texas Tech LUBBOCK, Texas – In an uncharacteristic defensive performance, the No. 17 Kentucky softball team committed a season-high five costly errors in a 7-5 loss to No. 21 Texas Tech on Saturday at Rocky Johnson Field. The five defensive miscues by the Wildc...
08:39, 05/05/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 5:20 p.m. EDT SERIAL KILLER-PRISON BEATING Inmate charged in fatal ‘Angel of Death’ prison beating TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio inmate serving time for a series of burglaries has been charged in the fatal 2017 prison beating of a serial killer dubbed th...
23:26, 05/03/2019

Voter Turnout Higher Than Projected For Kentucky Primary FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Secretary of State’s Office says voter turnout for Kentucky’s primary election was higher than projected. A statement from the office says unofficial results show that nearly 20% of registered voters cast ballots...
17:39, 05/22/2019

Federal Agency Terminates Agreement With Kentucky Hospital PINEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A federal agency has decided to stop reimbursing a southeastern Kentucky hospital where an inspection found numerous problems. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services terminated its agr...
18:13, 05/31/2019

Kentucky man accused in murder-for-hire awaits extradition BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused in a murder-for-hire plot is awaiting extradition in the Philippines, where he was arrested on charges including complicity to murder. The Bowling Green Daily News reports 39-year-old Antonio Marsonel ...
10:00, 05/22/2019

Kentucky man could face death sentence in girl’s killing SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a judge denied a motion Friday to exclude death as a possible sentence if Timothy Madde...
00:13, 05/05/2019

The Kentucky Derby Was Decided By Some Video Replay Bullshit For a brief moment on Saturday, Luis Saez felt an immense happiness that can only overcome someone that has achieved one of the greatest accomplishments of their life. He had won the Kentucky Derby with his horse, Maximum Security, by one-and-a-half ...
05:00, 05/05/2019

Showers again are part of colorful scenes at Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Funny how the threat of rain changes priorities for Kentucky Derby spectators. For sure, scores of women wearing big, colorful hats dotted the landscape at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Men in straw hats sported brightly hued su...
00:13, 05/05/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 11:20 a.m. EDT MISSING GIRL-HOMICIDE Kentucky man could face death sentence in girl’s killing SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man could face the death penalty if convicted of murder in the death of a 7-year-old girl. The Glasgow Daily Times reports that a ...
18:26, 05/05/2019

The Latest: Trump tweets support for Kentucky governor LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky’s primary election (all times local): 12:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has tweeted support for Republican Gov. Matt Bevin in Kentucky’s primary election. Trump’s tweet encouraged Kentuc...
19:52, 05/21/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 p.m. EDT KENTUCKY GOVERNOR’S RACE Pro-Edelen group launches attack ad against Beshear FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A group with ties to Adam Edelen has unleashed the first TV attack ad in Kentucky’s Democratic primary for governor. The ad says Andy Beshe...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Special Olympics Kentucky Kicks Off Summer Games FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Kentucky Summer Special Olympics kicked off with a ceremonial lighting of the Flame of Hope at the Capitol on Friday morning. Kenny Helm, 19, is a Special Olympic athlete from Bullitt County who is on the Autism spe...
02:39, 06/01/2019

Mike Francesa: I predicted Kentucky Derby disaster Mike Francesa is usually in the wrong. But on this Saturday, May 4 ,2019 — mark it down — he may be right. And he won’t let you forget it, “I said it to my wife as soon [as I saw it],” the gasbag told WFAN peer Kim Jones...
03:39, 05/05/2019

Matthew Street Will Stay Home and Swim For Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky- Matthew Street will graduate a swimming legend at Henry Clay High School. Street holds five school records, and his Coach Daniel Porter told LEX18 if he swam more events he could’ve broken every single school record. Street’...
02:39, 05/28/2019

Kentucky state grants will use old tires to repave roadways FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Division of Waste Management is giving grants to five counties to used recycled rubber tires to repave roadways. The $502,000 in grant funding will be used for rubber-modified asphalt projects that use crumb rub...
11:39, 05/23/2019

Kentucky Derby shocker: Country House wins via DQ Maximum Security becomes first Kentucky Derby winner disqualified for interference in race's 145-year history; Country House elevated into winner's circle        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Mammoth Cave: An Underground Attraction That Sparked a War in Kentucky No remains of mammoths have been found in the underground maze called Mammoth Cave - the name refers to the sheer size of its entrance. Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky, USA ...
19:13, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Soccer 2019 Season Tickets Now On Sale LEXINGTON, Ky. – Season tickets for both the Kentucky men’s and women’s soccer teams are on sale now, online at UKathletics.com/tickets or by calling the UK Ticket Office at (800) 928-2287 (Option 1). Season tickets offer considerable savings over th...
07:26, 06/25/2019

Weather service surveying tornado damage in Kentucky PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a low-level tornado caused damage to a Kentucky Lake marina. Meteorologist Kelly Hooper told the Courier Journal that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Marshall County at Moors Resort & Marina short...
01:52, 06/25/2019

Kentucky Is Training Veterans For Aerospace, Aviation Jobs LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A new program in Kentucky is training veterans with aviation or power plant mechanics experience to become Federal Aviation Administration certified. The new Veterans Accelerated Learning for Licensed Occupations initiative off...
12:00, 05/24/2019

Country House wins Kentucky Derby after favorite DQ'd Country House was declared the winner of the 145th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on Saturday when Maximum Security became the first horse in the history of the race to be disqualified after crossing the line first....
06:39, 05/05/2019

Ex-Kentucky center Dorie Harrison transferring to Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Kentucky center Dorie Harrison is transferring to Lipscomb. Lipscomb announced Monday that it was adding Harrison, who sat out the 2018-19 season for unspecified personal health reasons. The move represents a homecoming...
18:39, 06/24/2019

Lawsuit: Flood damage at Noah’s Ark attraction in Kentucky WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are demanding their insurance company bail them out after flooding caused nearly $1 million in property damage. The ...
02:13, 05/25/2019

Here is the latest Kentucky and Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bob Baffert not only has the Kentucky Derby favorite, but two other horses capable of giving him a piece of history. Game Winner is the 9-2 favorite for Saturday’s 145th running at Churchill Downs after opening as the 5-1...
14:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky County Expected To Have $890K Budget Shortfall PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky county of McCracken is expected to have a $890,000 budget shortfall this upcoming fiscal year. The Paducah Sun reports the county fiscal court held the first reading of its proposed 2019-20 budget on Wednesday. Deputy...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Court lets stand Kentucky abortion law on ultrasounds FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal appeals court said Friday it won’t reconsider a ruling that upheld a Kentucky law requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients prior to abortions. Kentucky’s anti-abortion gove...
02:39, 06/29/2019

Kentucky Derby to kick off under cloud of horse deaths Saturday marks the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs — but this year’s race will set off under a cloud of controversy originating at a track some 2,000 miles away. Twenty-three thoroughbreds have died since Dec. 26 at Santa...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Republican US Rep. Massie Blocks Disaster Aid In House WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and a $19 billion disaster aid bill (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Another conservative Republican has once again blocked efforts by House leaders to speed a $19 billion disaster aid bill to President Donald Tru...
20:52, 05/28/2019

11-Year-Old Northern Kentucky Boy Reportedly Drowns In Pool BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Boone County Sheriff’s Office reports that an 11-year-old autistic boy drowned in a tragic accident on Saturday evening. Reportedly deputies were called to 8200 Rose Petal Drive just before 5:15p.m. for a ...
06:13, 06/30/2019

If you're betting on the Kentucky Derby, look to this under-the-radar horse SportsPulse: Dan Wolken explains why the wise guys are looking at this horse as a serious threat to win the Kentucky Derby.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Judge: Car Search Coerced By Kentucky Police Officer The Courier-Journal LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge has ruled that Kentucky police coerced a man into allowing officers to search his car, leading to charges including violating a protective order by carrying a gun. The Courier-Journal reports Judge...
13:26, 06/20/2019

Kansas teen killed in western Kentucky pileup LYON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials have released more information about a deadly 12-vehicle pileup on a western Kentucky highway. Authorities said 19-year-old Jace Smothers was killed Friday when the van he was riding in was struck from behi...
15:26, 06/30/2019

What happens in the Kentucky Derby now that favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched? With morning line favorite Omaha Beach being scratched with an entrapped epiglottis, it changes the entire outlook for Saturday's Kentucky Derby.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Kentucky Pitches, Homers Way to Series Finale Victory Photo Courtesy: Chet White, UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky clubbed three home runs and watched ace Zack Thompson do what he does best on the mound to split Sunday’s doubleheader with No. 5 Arkansas at Kentucky Proud Park and claim a fourth wi...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 1:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY DERBY-POLITICS Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The masses crammed into Churchill Downs will be fixated on 3-year-old thoroughbreds running in the Kentucky Derby. But in some sections of the famed track, ...
09:00, 05/04/2019

LEX 18 Is Dressed Up And Ready For Racing At The 2019 Kentucky Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — It’s Kentucky Derby Day! LEX 18 is broadcasting all day from Churchill Downs. Send us your photos via our Facebook page, and be sure to tag your social media posts with #LEX18AtTheDerby. #metaslide...
16:39, 05/04/2019

Just The feces: Kentucky Derby Winner Poop On Sale For $200 GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) – Are you interested in a $200 jar of poop from 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm? If so, the jars by Kentucky for Kentucky went on sale May 1. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports artist Coleman Larkin is the mastermi...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Why Kentucky Derby disqualified Maximum Security in stunner At this point, the dragged-out 20-minute review will be more remembered than the actual two-minute race. Here’s how NBC’s Mike Tirico explained the moment and reasoning for Saturday’s stunning Kentucky Derby reversal in which Maximum Security — who c...
03:39, 05/05/2019

Attorney escaped the Holocaust, changed Eastern Kentucky PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Far from his soon-to-be home in Prestonsburg, a Jewish attorney and Holocaust survivor got a phone call that would change Eastern Kentucky forever. It was the summer of 1970. John Rosenberg and his wife, Jean, had recently de...
19:26, 05/04/2019

Kentucky man accused of beating infant, causing 27 fractures RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of punching his infant daughter and repeatedly slamming the 3-month-old on the ground, causing 27 bone fractures and other injuries. News outlets report 24-year-old Sean Dykes was arrested Thursday and c...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Kentucky governor faces voters after tumultuous term LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has lashed out at protesting teachers and ridiculed judges during a tumultuous term steering Kentucky on a conservative course. Now the pugnacious governor faces the first test of his reelection campa...
11:26, 05/20/2019

Kentucky primary to offer verdict on Bevin’s job performance LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Republicans will give an initial verdict on Gov. Matt Bevin’s job performance in Tuesday’s primary election. Meanwhile, Democrats will choose from three prominent candidates looking to challenge Bevin — an ...
08:13, 05/21/2019

Elderly woman attacked outside Kentucky’s only abortion clinic LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky woman is charged with assaulting an 82-year-old woman who tried to hand her a flier outside the state’s only abortion clinic. WDRB-TV cited a criminal summons in reporting that 31-year-old Janaya Gregory at first ignored ...
01:26, 05/03/2019

Nonprofit Expanding Resiliency Program To Rural Kentucky JAMESTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is funding a program in Russell County and nine surrounding counties to help children and youth dealing with violence, addiction, and other trauma. According to a news release, the foundatio...
16:13, 05/28/2019

Barrel warehouses burn at Jim Beam facility in Kentucky VERSAILLES, Ky. — Authorities are fighting to extinguish a fire at a Jim Beam bourbon warehouse in Kentucky. Woodford County Emergency Management Director Drew Chandler tells WKYT-TV that two barrel warehouses at the facility caught fire late Tuesday...
10:39, 07/03/2019

The Big Wet President Blames Kentucky Derby Result On PC Police Given the fact that Donald Trump could probably name every host of Fox & Friends in chronological order before he could name one Supreme Court justice he didn’t nominate, it should come as no surprise that our doughboy president chose to weigh in...
20:00, 05/05/2019

For Kentucky Derby horses, sunrise is when the work begins LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Some horses beat the sunrise over the backside at Churchill Downs for their workouts. Other colts await the first light and warmth of day before preparing for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, the biggest race of their lives. Th...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Train in Kentucky strikes two teen girls, killing one LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Police in Kentucky say a train hit and killed one teen girl and injured another. Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a release that the two teens were on the tracks near the Pope Lick Creek trestle b...
12:52, 05/27/2019

Governor, attorney general among statewide races in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Candidates in Kentucky’s primary election are seeking party nominations in the governor, attorney general, secretary of state and other statewide races. More than 3.4 million Kentuckians are registered to vote, and Electi...
21:39, 05/20/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019 picks: Why Gray Magician is best value bet at 29-1 It’s the first Saturday in May, so here we go with the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Maybe it’s seemed easy the last six years as the post-time favorite has won the Run for the Roses. But if you’re just going to play the fav...
20:13, 05/04/2019

Kentucky Derby payouts: The 2019 winner will be getting a fortune When it comes to the 2019 Kentucky Derby, it pays to be a winner. The top five finishers will bring home some serious bank, splitting the majority of a $3 million purse – up $1 million from the prize total that stood from 2005-2018. That’s a lo...
20:13, 05/04/2019

Nogales grad Bob Baffert talks about Kentucky Derby TUCSON – Nogales High School and University of Arizona Alum Bob Baffert is excited about this weekend’s Kentucky Derby (which will air on NBC). The two-time, Triple-Crown-Winning-trainer appeared on Wednesday’s News 4 Tucson sportsc...
12:26, 05/02/2019

Kentucky art group appeals choice to move Confederate statue LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky art group is appealing the city of Louisville’s decision to move a Confederate statue from a prominent location. The Courier Journal reports the Friends of Louisville Public Art sued Monday to stop the John B. ...
09:00, 06/11/2019

Major fire burns Jim Beam whiskey warehouse in Kentucky Officials say a lightning strike may be to blame for a major fire late Tuesday night at a warehouse that stores Jim Beam bourbon in central Kentucky....
22:26, 07/03/2019

Pilot arrested at Kentucky airport in 2015 triple homicide A pilot for a subsidiary of American Airlines was arrested Saturday at Louisville International Airport after he was charged with the 2015 murders of a Kentucky couple and their neighbor, authorities said....
11:52, 05/12/2019

Kentucky Supreme Court voids victims’ rights amendment FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has voided a proposed amendment on crime victims’ rights because the question posed to voters was too vague. Voters in November approved the amendment on Kentucky’s version of Marsy’s...
20:26, 06/13/2019

Abortion: judge strikes down Kentucky restriction but governor to appeal Federal judge says 2018 law would create ‘substantial obstacle’ to abortion rightsAfter a federal judge struck down a Kentucky abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies, the state’s anti-abortion Republican g...
18:00, 05/11/2019

Driver killed when storm blows shop’s roof onto car in Kentucky A Kentucky driver was killed when a pawn shop’s roof crashed on top of his car during a severe thunderstorm, according to new reports. The roof blew off Wednesday afternoon in Prestonburg, trapping four cars — only one occupied, by a man...
14:52, 05/30/2019

Abbey Cheek Becomes Fourth Kentucky Softball NFCA All-American Abbey Cheek rounding the bases – Photo by Joshua R. Gateley LEXINGTON, Ky. – Behind the most prolific offensive season in Kentucky Softball history, senior third baseman Abbey Cheek became the fourth player in UK history to be named a National ...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Kentucky State Police: Man killed, trooper hurt in shooting HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man was killed and a trooper injured in an exchange of gunfire at a house near where officers were serving a search warrant. The man who was killed was one of several people who came out of the house aft...
02:26, 06/12/2019

Controversial finishes like the Kentucky Derby's are a grand old tradition in motorsports From Lee Petty protesting a victory by his own son Richard (and winning) to results that aren't official for days, the racing world knows all about debated finishes....
18:13, 05/10/2019

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade retired. The former Kentucky sharpshooter was the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday ni...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Maximum Security owners aren’t done complaining about Kentucky Derby DQ The owners of disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security are evaluating their legal options after an appeal of the decision was denied by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Gary and Mary West said in a statement Thursday that they believe...
01:26, 05/10/2019

Humes, Schorman in Circle Lead Kentucky into Winner’s Bracket Photo Courtesy of UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Wildcats got five innings from pitcher Autumn Humes in the circle and two quality innings from freshman Meghan Schorman to win its way into the winner’s bracket of the 2019 NCAA Lexington R...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Fugitive Accused Of Trying To Kill Kentucky Officers Captured After Standoff CINCINNATI (LEX 18) — Police arrested a convicted felon accused of trying to kill two police officers in northern Kentucky after a five-hour standoff. Authorities zeroed in on Jacob Julick at a home in Westwood, a suburb of Cincinnati. Official...
12:13, 06/26/2019

Kentucky Islamic leader charged in murder for hire plot LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — An Islamic leader and two others in Kentucky have been charged in a murder for hire plot. According to affidavits filed in federal court, an informant posing as a hit man first met with Islamic Center of Lexington leader Mahmoud...
23:00, 05/12/2019

Kentucky man caught flesh-eating bacteria on camping trip A Kentucky man says he contracted flesh-eating bacteria during a camping trip — and is still recovering from the severe infection nearly two months later, according to a report. Jonathan Metcalf, of Lancaster, took a Memorial Day weekend trip with hi...
20:00, 07/18/2019

Kentucky toddler contracts rare disease from tick bite A toddler fell into a weeklong near-coma in Kentucky after contracting a rare disease from a tick bite, according to his family. Jackson Oblisk’s dad Brandon thought nothing of what he assumed was an innocent insect on his son’s neck in t...
22:26, 06/03/2019

Kentucky Hosts Regional Earthquake Drill To Test Responses FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials in Kentucky are among those in eight states taking part in a 10-day earthquake preparedness event. It’s being called the largest full-scale exercise in a decade. “Hopefully we won’t ever exp...
02:00, 06/04/2019

Eastern Kentucky University President To Serve On NCAA Forum RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The president of Eastern Kentucky University has been selected to represent the Ohio Valley Conference on the NCAA’s Division 1 presidential forum. Michael Benson was chosen at the May 31 meeting of the board of the confere...
11:52, 06/06/2019

Country House’s trainer goes on apology tour after Kentucky Derby win Country House trainer Bill Mott should be celebrating the biggest victory of his life with Saturday’s Kentucky Derby — but instead finds himself on an unexpected apology tour. “I feel terrible that I have to apologize for winning,” Mott, 65, to...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Maximum Security owners sue for $1.86m winner's share from Kentucky Derby Horse was disqualified from race earlier this monthOwners hope to have result of Derby reversedThe owners of Maximum Security have sued to reverse the horse’s disqualification from the Kentucky Derby earlier this month. They are also seeking the $1.8...
22:00, 05/15/2019

Drug Crackdown In Northern Kentucky Town Nets Indictments DAYTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say more than 20 people were indicated after a six-month investigation into drug trafficking in a northern Kentucky community. Media outlets report that authorities seized fentanyl, meth, cocaine and more drugs and fire...
18:00, 06/22/2019

Maximum Security owners suing to restore Kentucky Derby win FRANKFORT, Ky. — The owners of Maximum Security have sued the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission and race stewards, seeking to reverse the horse’s disqualification for interference as Kentucky Derby winner and restoration of purse money. The laws...
07:52, 05/16/2019

Kentucky State Police: Trooper shot in leg killed gunman HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police have identified a man who was killed and a trooper who was wounded in an exchange of gunfire. News outlets report that police say Trooper Brad Martin fatally shot 58-year-old Zendall Noble when he came out of ...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Creepy Resting Place For Discarded Toys In Eastern Kentucky Home For Wayward Babydolls Facebook ELLIOTTVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Deep in the hills of Eastern Kentucky, there’s a mysterious place where plastic baby dolls live out their final days. Nature takes its course at this comfortable country home where ...
14:13, 05/20/2019

No charges in Kentucky anti-abortion activist assault case LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury has declined to indict a Louisville woman accused of attacking an 82-year-old anti-abortion protester while leaving a woman’s clinic. Court records show a grand jury decided against an assault charge...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Grace Baalman Pitches Kentucky Into Lexington Regional Final LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sophomore pitcher Grace Baalman pitched a complete-game gem in the circle, as she powered the No. 14 Kentucky softball team into the 2019 Lexington Regional final with an 8-1 win against Virginia Tech in the winner’s bracket ga...
23:26, 05/18/2019

FBI: ‘No foul play’ involved in Kentucky national park death PARK CITY, Ky. (AP) — FBI officials say they think no foul play was involved in the death of a woman found in Mammoth Cave National Park. News outlets report the body of 23-year-old Mariah Amber Decru was discovered in a cemetery on park grounds in M...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Kentucky driver’s license pilot program to start June 28 FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials say they will begin issuing new driver’s licenses this month that are designed to comply with a federal travel law. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says in a statement that it will beg...
11:52, 06/19/2019

Elections board delays certifying Kentucky primary results FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky election officials on Tuesday delayed certifying statewide primary election results after the state’s chief election official identified a series of discrepancies in vote counts. The inconsistencies won’t ch...
22:39, 06/04/2019

Court: Kentucky university failed to obey open-records law Kentucky's flagship university failed to obey the state's open-records law when it refused to provide a campus newspaper with documents pertaining to a sexual misconduct investigation, an appeals court ruled Friday....
02:13, 05/18/2019

Polls Close For Primary Election In Eastern Half Of Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Polls have closed in the eastern half of Kentucky in the primary election races for governor, attorney general, secretary of state and other statewide offices. Voters in line at 6 p.m. local time are allowed to cast ballots, bu...
02:13, 05/22/2019

Kentucky court security officer charged in fatal ATV crash MONTEREY, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky court security officer has been arrested after a passenger on an ATV he was driving died in a crash. Kentucky State Trooper Steven Dykes says in a news release 43-year-old Mario Chavez-Canela of Montere...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Maximum Security returns to the races for first time since Kentucky Derby DQ Maximum Security, disqualified from victory in the Kentucky Derby, returns to action in Sunday's Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park while older horses slug it out in the Stephen Foster at Churchill Downs on Saturday....
22:13, 06/14/2019

Pilot Charged In Kentucky Triple Slaying Pleads Not Guilty FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in western Kentucky has pleaded not guilty. News outlets report Christian R. Martin was silent during his arraignment Wednesday in Christian County Circuit Court while ...
19:39, 05/23/2019

Kentucky businesses awarded grant to fight opioid epidemic LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Chamber Workforce Center has been awarded about $700,000 in grant money to identify how businesses can prevent opioid addiction in the workplace and help employees recover. The Lexington Herald Leade...
17:39, 06/25/2019

Fire that destroyed 45K Jim Beam whiskey barrels still burns in Kentucky A major fire that's destroyed 45,000 barrels of bourbon at a Jim Beam storage facility in central Kentucky is still burning after more than two days, authorities said....
20:26, 07/05/2019

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will rep...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House to get extended break LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Country House is getting an extended break and likely won’t race again until 2020. Trainer Bill Mott says the colt isn’t expected to race again as a 3-year-old. He says Country House hasn’...
01:52, 06/17/2019

Kentucky Man Accused In Murder-For-Hire Fights Extradition From Philippines BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man in Filipino custody is challenging extradition to the U.S. where he’s being charged with complicity to murder. The Bowling Green Daily News reports 39-year-old Antonio Marsonel Wilson is under indictment...
16:26, 06/25/2019

Kentucky State Police Welcomes Recruits To Training Academy KSP Twitter FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky State Police Training Academy is welcoming 72 new recruits. A news release says the recruits are an encouraging sight to the law enforcement agency that has experienced several retirements recently. Th...
13:39, 05/13/2019

Kentucky Lands Grad Transfer Quarterback Sawyer Smith LEXINGTON, Ky- Kentucky desperately needed depth at the quarterback position following Gunnar Hoak’s departure, and it looks like they found their man in Troy graduate transfer, Sawyer Smith. Excited to announce that I'm going to spend my ...
20:52, 05/13/2019

KYEM, FEMA Conducting Series Of Earthquake Drills In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky – Local and national emergency officials are conducting a series of earthquake drills in Kentucky. The Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM), in partnership with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and our local, state...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Historic Kentucky site to host 2nd Writers in the Park event TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The second annual Writers in the Park will be held this month at Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site in Tompkinsville, Kentucky. A statement from Kentucky State Parks says more than a dozen authors will participate i...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Kentucky city hires consultant to find recycling solutions LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky city has hired a consultant to try to find solutions for its recycling program. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Lexington stopped recycling all paper products last month. Then the recycling center was closed for a...
11:13, 06/24/2019

Meet Ian Noe, the Kentucky troubadour who’s gone from the oilfields to opening for John Prine Ian Noe and I are hunched over bowls of chili at Honky Tonk BBQ next door to Chicago’s Thalia Hall, where he’ll open for Son Volt in a couple hours’ time. Yesterday was beautiful outside, but last night brought a sudden, last-gasp winter storm, and n...
09:26, 05/14/2019

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in Marion on the issue Tuesday with 403 in favor and 277 opposed. The city joins a growing number of mu...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Maximum Security survives Kentucky Derby deja vu to win Haskell OCEANPORT, N.J. — Maximum Security captured the $1 million Haskell Invitational and, unlike the Kentucky Derby, survived a steward’s inquiry Saturday night. It capped a long day that included a major delay triggered by intense heat and safety concern...
10:26, 07/21/2019

Kentucky WWII Veteran To Receive French Legion Of Honor WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction. The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs says Alvin H. Perry, of Wilmore, will receive the med...
12:39, 05/14/2019

Heavy rains lead Kentucky county to declare emergency MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky county has declared a state of emergency due to damages from heavy rain and flooding. Clay County Emergency Management Director David Watson told WYMT-TV that officials knew of around $75,000 in damages to r...
17:26, 06/19/2019

Kentucky surgeons operate on Mitch McConnell's broken shoulder Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell successfully underwent surgery to repair a fractured shoulder he broke at his Kentucky home this month, his office said Friday....
23:13, 08/16/2019

Shock as 65-1 shot wins Kentucky Derby after controversial ruling A 65-1 shot has won America's famous Kentucky Derby after the horse that finished first was disqualified for interference - the first time that has happened in the race's 145-year history....
11:26, 05/05/2019

2019 Kentucky Derby: Post time, odds, TV channel Everything you need to know about the 145th annual Kentucky Derby, set for Saturday, May 4 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.        ...
13:39, 05/04/2019

The Latest: VP Pence visits Kentucky company to talk trade LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence’s visits to Louisiana and Kentucky: ___ 8:20 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence has made a stop in Kentucky, speaking to employees at an equine feed company where Gov. Matt Bevin also ap...
03:39, 05/04/2019

Earnhardt Jr. added to NBC Sports' Kentucky Derby team Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s role with NBC Sports continues to expand as the retired NASCAR driver will be part of the network's Kentucky Derby broadcast team        ...
15:39, 05/01/2019

People In Wreck That Killed Kentucky Officer Sue City Agency LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four people pulled over by a Louisville, Kentucky, police officer just before she was killed by a semitruck have joined her family’s lawsuit against the driver charged in the death and his employer. The Courier Journal re...
14:52, 05/08/2019

A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money? Last summer, it looked like things were finally about to change for Ashland, Ky. For two decades, the jobs that once supported this Appalachian outpost of 20,000 people on a bend in the Ohio River have been disappearing: 100 laid off from the freight...
10:52, 08/14/2019

How much will Kentucky Derby foul limit Maximum Security’s value? It’s complicated. Experts say the unprecedented overturned result in Saturday’s race will likely prove costly for the disqualified thoroughbred’s stud fees and stallion value. But, owing to a number of unusual factors, all is not lost....
06:00, 05/08/2019

Country House team: Kentucky Derby shocker ‘bittersweet’ LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Maximum Security became the first winner disqualified for interference in the Kentucky Derby, leading to an agonizing wait and an eventual stunning reversal that made 65-1 shot Country House the winner Saturday. Country House finish...
08:13, 05/05/2019

Canada's Enbridge to keep gas pipe shut for at least a week after Kentucky blast Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said it plans to keep the section of its Texas Eastern pipe in Kentucky shut through at least Aug. 12 after it exploded on Thursday, killing one person....
15:52, 08/06/2019

Kentucky Fish And Wildlife Resources To Hold Public Auction FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is set to hold a public auction of surplus and confiscated items. The auction is being held Monday on the department’s main campus in Frankfort. Among the surplus item...
14:13, 05/06/2019

Ten years after long-shot Kentucky Derby win, Mine That Bird still seems like a UFO The gelding came out of nowhere to win the Run for the Roses at 50-1 odds before fading into retirement, not on a verdant Kentucky farm but in a land of unexplained phenomena: Roswell, N.M....
23:00, 05/01/2019

Two jockeys had a dream come true at Kentucky Derby. One turned into a nightmare Luis Saez and Flavien Prat each said he had a dream come true on Saturday at Kentucky Derby, but only one jockey actually did.        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

In photos: Horses, trainers prep for Saturday's Kentucky Derby Kentucky Derby hopefuls gallop on the track during early morning training as they prepare for the 145th Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Final preparations are going on all week for the Derby on May 4, 2019....
04:52, 05/01/2019

Kentucky Derby result just the latest in string of 'tainted triumphs' Saturday's historic disqualification of Kentucky Derby first-place finisher Maximum Security resulted in a "Run for the Roses" victory for second-place finisher Country House -- and an anticlimax that will likely be debated for decades....
16:39, 05/05/2019

How the 1st place horse, Maximum Security, lost at the Kentucky Derby Country House, a longshot who placed second, won the Kentucky Derby after officials determined that Maximum Security had committed an interference foul....
22:00, 05/05/2019

Two jockeys had a dream come true at the Kentucky Derby. One turned into a nightmare Luis Saez and Flavien Prat each said he had a dream come true on Saturday, but only one jockey actually did.        ...
20:00, 05/05/2019

Meet Jon Court, 58, soon the oldest Kentucky Derby jockey in history There are 55 years between them, but Jon Court and Long Range Toddy have been a strong match entering Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. Court will make history, becoming the oldest jockey to ride in the Derby at 58 years old, as Long Range Toddy has 3...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019: Haikal becomes latest horse to scratch The Kentucky Derby lost another horse Friday when Haikal was scratched because of an infection in his left front foot. That leaves the field at 19. Trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, Haikal was being treated for an abscess and didn’t train Thursday ...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Beyond the Kentucky Derby: 10 great places to watch horse racing Horse racing’s biggest day is the Kentucky Derby at Louisville’s Churchill Downs. But travelers can cheer on a favorite filly at other tracks around the country.        ...
14:39, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Enbridge to keep Kentucky gas pipe shut for at least a week after blast Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that exploded on Thursday, killing one person, will remain shut through at least Aug. 12....
19:00, 08/06/2019

Sen Mitch McConnell Trips and Breaks Shoulder in Kentucky: Aide LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering at home in Kentucky after suffering a shoulder fracture in a fall Sunday, a spokesman said. McConnell tripped on his outdoor patio at his Louisville home Sunday mo...
05:26, 08/05/2019

Positive Spirit falls out of the gate at the start of Kentucky Oaks Jockey Manny Franco was thrown off Positive Spirit when the horse trips and falls at the start of the Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.        ...
03:13, 05/04/2019

Maximum Security owner blasts Kentucky Derby: They know they messed up LOUISVILLE — Reaction ranged from anger and confusion to complaints about the stewards’ conduct after a horse that crossed the finish line first failed to win the Kentucky Derby for the second time in the 145-year history of the nation’s most p...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Day in the life of a Kentucky Derby horse: Workouts, peppermints and a bath Routine is important for a Kentucky Derby horse, but it's a pretty nice life. A typical day includes workouts, a bath and lots of peppermints.        ...
03:13, 05/04/2019

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Opioid Addiction Crisis In Kentucky (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the opioid crisis that is ravaging communities in Kentucky and across America. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 1,400 Kent...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Kentucky's bourbon industry goes high tech: The inside story Watch Teena Maddox tour Buffalo Trace, Wild Turkey, and Bardstown Bourbon Company, and learn how the distilleries use data analytics, RFID, and more tech to streamline production and distribution....
03:26, 05/01/2019

Kentucky Derby winner Country House comes from lineage of champions Kentucky Derby winner Country House comes from a line of champions and is the son of Preakness champion Lookin At Lucky.        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Police: Kentucky man rapes 8-year-old after cracking her head with shovel LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man hit an 8-year-old girl in the head with a shovel, fracturing her skull, and then raped and robbed her. News outlets report 29-year-old Cane L. Madden was arrested Saturday on charges of first-degree ra...
03:00, 08/13/2019

2019 Kentucky Derby Live Updates: Track Is Now ‘Sloppy’ Without an overwhelming favorite in the field, a number of horses have a solid chance to win the 145th Kentucky Derby. The race is set to begin Saturday about 6:50 p.m., Eastern time....
00:39, 05/05/2019

How Kentucky Derby winner’s poop ended up being sold for $200 a nugget It wasn’t easy getting this crap. Dixieland Preserves is selling $200 jars of turds from 1997 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Silver Charm. How did they get their hands on it? It starts with a cat. Kentucky artist Coleman Larkin work...
18:13, 05/02/2019

Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach will not race Saturday Morning line favorite Omaha Beach will not race in the Kentucky Derby on Saturday due to an entrapped epiglottis.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Kentucky Town Picked For Propane Tank Manufacturing Plant Manchester Tank FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say a company plans to put a propane tank manufacturing facility in a south-central Kentucky town. The project is expected to create 175 full-time jobs in coming years. Gov. Matt Bevin’...
14:26, 05/09/2019

Country House wins Kentucky Derby on historic disqualification Country House elevated to victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby as stewards take down the first-place finisher for the first time in the 145-year history of the race....
02:00, 05/05/2019

Initial Kentucky Derby DQ led to failed 4-year legal odyssey Dancer’s Image crossed the finish line first in the 1968 Kentucky Derby, only to become the first horse ever disqualified days later as the result of a positive drug test. It was the start of a four-year legal odyssey by owner Peter Fuller, who...
01:13, 05/09/2019

Maximum Security’s Appeal of Kentucky Derby Disqualification Is Denied Just hours after the objection was filed, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission rejected it, saying that the disqualification was not subject to appeal....
03:52, 05/07/2019

1st Japanese-bred horse in Kentucky Derby took long road LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Master Fencer, the first Japanese-bred horse to run in the Kentucky Derby, took a very circuitous route to Churchill Downs. Everyone involved with the chestnut colt hopes the long journey will be worth the effort Saturday. R...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Horse racing: Appeal over Kentucky Derby disqualification denied An appeal filed by the owner of Maximum Security, the horse that finished first in the Kentucky Derby on Saturday but was later disqualified for interference, was denied by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Monday....
02:39, 05/07/2019

Ex-McConnell staffers lobbied on Russian-backed Kentucky project Two former top staffers to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have lobbied Congress and the Treasury Department on the development of a new Kentucky aluminum mill backed by the Russian aluminum giant Rusal, according to a new lobbying disclosure....
22:52, 07/31/2019

2020 challenger Tim Ryan takes gun control caravan to Kentucky Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan is leading a chorus of calls to pressure lawmakers -- particularly Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell -- to cut short their summer recess to address gun control legislation....
20:13, 08/09/2019

In photos: Country House wins controversial Kentucky Derby Country House was declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby during the 145th Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. on May 4, 2019. Maximum Security was the first horse to cross the finish line, but was ultimately disqualified....
17:39, 05/06/2019

Kentucky Derby 2019 predictions: Win, place, show picks Saturday is the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby, and here are The Post’s staff picks in the Run for the Roses: Vic Cangialosi Maximum Security: Unbeaten colt should secure his spot near or on the lead with Omaha Beach out. Can he get the distance...
16:00, 05/04/2019

Country House shockingly isn’t the biggest Kentucky Derby upset ever Highest payoffs for winners of the Kentucky Derby since $2 mutuel bets began in 1911 with winner, year and price: Donerail, 1913: $184.90 Country House, 2019: $132.40 Mine That Bird, 2009: $103.20 Giacomo, 2005: $102.60 Gallahadian, 1940: $72.40 Char...
03:39, 05/05/2019

Enbridge needs U.S. approval to restart natgas pipe after Kentucky blast Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said it is working to meet the terms of an order from federal regulators so it can restart the part of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that was damaged in a blast on Aug. 1 that killed one person....
20:40, 08/12/2019

As the Kentucky Derby approaches, deaths pose existential questions for US racing A rash of deaths at the famous Santa Anita Park in California has left many wondering about the future of horse racing in AmericaTank Team, Unusual Angel, Secret Street, Derby Treasure, Noise Mandate, Amboseli. There will be no statues built at Santa...
12:00, 05/03/2019

President Trump blames ‘political correctness’ for Kentucky Derby overturn President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to lament the results of Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, saying the unprecedented decision to disqualify the initial victor was made possible by “these days of political correctness.” R...
03:00, 05/06/2019

Country House’s Owners Soaking In Historic Kentucky Derby 145 Victory LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Sunday the world is still buzzing after the historical running of Kentucky Derby 145. For the first time ever, the winning horse was disqualified for interference and the long shot second place horse, Country House,...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Kentucky water utility granted interim emergency rate hike FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky water utility has been granted an interim emergency rate increase that will set a flat rate amounting to a 42 percent hike for typical residential customers. The Kentucky Public Service Commission said in a news relea...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Game Winner becomes new Kentucky Derby favorite after Omaha Beach scratched Omaha Beach's Wednesday scratch means Bob Baffert has the top three favorites in the Kentucky Derby, led by Game Winner.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Kentucky Fraternal Order Of Police Holds Annual Memorial Service (LEX 18)– Five officers in Kentucky died in the line of duty last year and the State Police Commissioner said that is five too many. The Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police held its Annual Memorial Service on Monday. Pikeville Officer Scotty Ham...
01:26, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach scratched with a throat problem Omaha Beach, the morning-line favorite for Saturday's Kentucky Derby, was scratched from the field after a throat issue was detected; Bodexpress moves into the race, jockey Mike Smith left without a mount....
15:39, 05/02/2019

Kentucky man fractured 8-year-old's skull with a shovel and raped her, police say Cane L. Madden assaulted the 8-year-old girl with a shovel, sexually assaulted her and stole her iPad, police say.        ...
03:26, 08/13/2019

Maximum Security owner denies impeding Kentucky Derby winner The owner of disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security on Sunday denied his horse had interfered with the declared winner and said it was unlikely the horse would run in the May 18 Preakness, the second leg of U.S. racing's Triple Crown....
23:52, 05/05/2019

Maximum Security out of Preakness; owner blasts ‘greedy’ Kentucky Derby There’s not going to be a rematch at The Preakness Stakes. Gary West, the owner of Maximum Security, told the “Today” show Monday morning he will not run his horse in two weeks at Pimlico after the disqualification on Saturday cost ...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Kentucky Derby may lose a second contender; Haikal's status is in question Haikal is dealing with an abscess in his front left hoof, and his status is in doubt for Kentucky Derby. Omaha Beach was scratched Wednesday night.        ...
17:52, 05/02/2019

Tom Brady, Danny Amendola duel in silly $100K bet at Kentucky Derby No naysayers here. While chaos still clouded Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, Tom Brady and his former go-to wide receiver Danny Amendola decided to wager some more at night. The premise was simple: Hit a tiny sign with a miniature football, from abo...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Preakness Stakes will take place without Kentucky Derby winner for the first time in 23 years Following a dramatic 145th Kentucky Derby on May 4, horses will compete for the “middle jewel” in the second leg of the Triple Crown race at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, MD, but it’s an unusual circumstance for this years race....
06:52, 05/19/2019

Kentucky police, FBI searching home linked to Savannah Spurlock's disappearance Several law enforcement agencies began a search Wednesday night of what is believed to be the last known location of missing Kentucky mom Savannah Spurlock who disappeared seven months ago after leaving a bar in January, officials said....
07:00, 07/11/2019

Herman rides Trump's putting advice to victory in Kentucky Jim Herman rode President Donald Trump's putting advice to victory in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship        ...
03:00, 07/22/2019

Cole Custer wins Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway Cole Custer grabbed an Xfinity Series- high fifth victory of the season Friday night with a win over Christopher Bell at Kentucky Speedway       ...
05:26, 07/13/2019

Maximum Security's owners file lawsuit over Kentucky Derby result Maximum Security’s owners on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission over the result of the Kentucky Derby, which left the horse disqualified....
00:26, 05/17/2019

Maximum Security jockey suspended for 15 days for Kentucky Derby interference The jockey responsible for causing interference that resulted in Maximum Security’s historic disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner was suspended for 15 days....
19:26, 05/14/2019

Kentucky man charged with murder for punching newborn son after losing video game LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man has been charged with murder after police said he punched his one-month-old son in the head out of frustration over losing a video game. The baby was initially listed in serious condition but later succumbed to...
05:52, 05/07/2019