There's news that former Wildcat basketball star Rex Chapman has checked into rehab. WDRB reports that Chapman just started a 28-day substance abuse program at the Brook hospital.
Lexington Police said a man was pistol-whipped in his car during a robbery Tuesday night on Village Drive. Police said the car was stolen and later recovered.
A strike began in Lexington just after midnight. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace workers voted Tuesday to strike at the Bluegrass Station Army Depot in Fayette County.
Louisville Police are investigating the death of a child found in a park east of downtown.
A staff member with Cincinnati's football program was fired Tuesday, four days after the school learned that he had been arrested on a misdemeanor sexual abuse charge in northern Kentucky.
The chairman of Kentucky's Republican Party called on a Democratic state House candidate to withdraw from the race after the candidate was indicted on a misdemeanor charge of failing to promptly report suspected sexual abuse of a child.
Pacific walrus looking for places to rest in the absence of sea ice are coming to shore in record numbers on Alaska's northwest coast.
The top official in Hong Kong has refused to meet with pro-democracy demonstrators by the midnight deadline they had set.
Authorities have charged an Oklahoma man with first-degree murder in the beheading of a Vaughan Foods plant worker.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Kazakhstan to stress the need for close ties, a month after he caused alarm in the former Soviet republic by seeming to question its future as an independent state.
Greece's government has ordered all domestic professional sporting matches to be called off for one week after a soccer fan died as a result of stadium violence.
Police in Hong Kong are defending their use of tear gas and other tactics to control the protests that have paralyzed the city's financial district.