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Man arrested in Frankfort in connection to California murder

The FBI, Louisville Field Office, says it has arrested a man in Frankfort, in connection to a murder in Los Angeles.

LPD: Suspect shot in leg by victim’s son

Lexington Police say the son of a woman shot a man they say was strangling the woman early Friday morning.

Kentucky primary election date moved to June

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- In a Facebook post from the Secretary of State, Michael Adams, the date of Kentucky's primary election has been moved. The post...

UK announces furlough of 1,700 employees

The University of Kentucky announced a furlough of about 1,700 employees.

London man accused of stealing motorcycle

A London man accused of stealing a motorcycle was arrested Wednesday night after running and hiding from deputies. 

UPDATE: Arrest made in transformer hit-and-run in Scott County

The Scott County Sheriff's Office says Shawn Purcell admits to running into a transformer at Quality Inn and driving off. He was arrested Thursday.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Active slide blocks RT 550 in Floyd County

An active hillside slide in Floyd Co. blocks both lanes of KY 550 Thursday morning.

Supreme Court won’t review Rand Paul attacker’s case

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to review an appellate decision that mandates a new sentencing hearing for the man who tackled U.S. Sen. Rand Paul.

More than 100,000 Kentuckians join ranks seeking jobless aid

The government says more than 103,000 Kentucky residents applied for unemployment benefits last week.

Woman accused of stealing PPE from Pikeville Medical Center

According to the Mountain Top Newspaper, a Pike County woman is accused of stealing personal protective equipment from Pikeville Medical Center.

KSP searching for escaped McCracken County inmate

State police say they are looking for an escaped inmate from the McCracken County Regional Jail.

Car ends up in pond after multi-county chase

Deputies in Whitley County, along with Corbin Police, Laurel County deputies, and state police say they were led on a chase that left the suspect's car in a pond.

Louisville man charged in connection to social media threats toward Gov. Beshear

A Louisville man has been charged after police say he directed several threats on social media toward Governor Andy Beshear, according to the Courier-Journal.

Golf courses reopen in Lexington

Golf courses in Lexington reopened Wednesday with new social distancing rules.

Ribbon campaign to support Kentucky nurses, healthcare frontline workers

The City of Lexington is joining the Kentucky Nurses Association’s Apricot Ribbon Campaign to honor and celebrate Lexington’s nurses and other healthcare frontline workers.

Kentucky teacher arrested on child pornography charges

A Kentucky middle school teacher who was arrested on child pornography charges has been fired from his job.

Recall Notice: Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc recalls 5.5 Oz cans of Pink Lite Cranberry Juice in response to undeclared added preservatives.

Kentucky justices to hear arguments remotely for first time

The Kentucky Supreme Court plans to hear oral arguments remotely this week for the first time.

Lexington physician, COVID-19 survivor, discharged from Baptist Health

A Lexington physician who was diagnosed with the coronavirus in March, has been discharged from Baptist Health Lexington.

Junk cars catch fire, causing nearby brush fire

Firefighters in Johnson County were called Green's Auto Parts after junk cars caught fire, causing a nearby brush fire.