Police say a 16-year-old male was injured in a shooting at Continental Square Apartments at 11:15 p.m. Sunday.
Officials at Blackburn say an inmate walked away from the facility Sunday evening.
A runaway driver ended up needing the help of Lexington police Sunday evening.
Officials have shut down the eastbound lane of Interstate 64 near Louisville for emergency construction, causing rush hour traffic snarls.
Two workers have been injured in an explosion at a small western Kentucky distillery that produces small-batch whiskeys.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Will T. Scott says he wants to reshape Kentucky's prison system to better treat non-violent drug addicts.
Federal prosecutors are asking that two former small town police officers in South Carolina be sentenced to at least a year in prison for shocking a mentally disabled woman at least eight times with a Taser.
The National Weather Service says it's received numerous reports of tornadoes that struck last night in northern Texas.
Police say a small-town Pennsylvania politician engaged a SWAT team in a six-hour standoff after threatening his son with a bat and barricading himself in his home.
Emergency aid flights are set to land shortly in Nepal to try to locate and rescue earthquake victims as governments and agencies promise more help.
Greece's Defense Ministry has honored an army sergeant shown in photographs and video footage around the world rescuing an Eritrean asylum seeker following a deadly shipwreck on the island of Rhodes.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has visited a space center under construction and has promised to pay back wages to workers by the weekend.