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State releases county unemployment numbers for November 2017

The state releases its unemployment rates for November, with Woodford County showing the lowest rate and Magoffin County with the highest rate.

Teen accused of stealing Halloween decorations

London Police say a teenager admitted to stealing Halloween decorations from a business.

Lexington Bluegrass Area Minority Business Expo

The Lexington Bluegrass Area Minority Business Expo is Friday, August 4th at the Lexington Convention Center.

Police: Gun stolen from Anderson Co. business

Several types of guns were stolen Thursday morning from a business in Lawrenceburg, according to officials.

Kentucky closing in on business investment record

Kentucky is on the verge of surpassing its record for business investments, fueled by three separate billion-dollar announcements in the first quarter of 2017.

Limestone Ave. businesses get ready for the Sweet 16

Businesses along Limestone Avenue are expecting a big boost in business Friday night because the University of Kentucky men's basketball team is playing in the Sweet 16.

Officials warn people of Business email compromise scam

Attorney General Andy Beshear has issued a Scam Alert warning government organizations and small businesses to be cautious of a “business email compromise” scam.

Junior Bridgeman resigns from University of Louisville board of trustees

Former University of Louisville basketball star Junior Bridgeman has resigned from the university's board of trustees, saying he wants to focus on business.

JDI Grille and Tavern in Lexington Closed Effective Immediately

JDI Grille and Tavern posted on Facebook Sunday morning, saying it will close its doors effective immediately.

Tips to Grow Your Business Through Facebook – Chart Local

Chris Pugh with Chart Local stops by with some helpful tips for business owners looking to help grow their business through Facebook. Here he breaks down 5 simple tips to get your business booming using social media!

Business owner to be jailed for environmental violations

A western Kentucky business owner will serve 90 days in jail for committing environmental violations during the demolition of the former Goodyear Tire plant in Madisonville.

Truck Crashes Into Danville Verizon Store

Danville Police say everyone is okay after a truck crashed into a Verizon Wireless store just before 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

KFC owner Yum Brands completes spinoff of China business

The owner of KFC and Taco Bell completed the spinoff of its China division, which will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange at some point after the opening bell.

Business back at Danville pawn shop three years after triple murder

Three years ago, what could arguably be Danville’s most shocking crime happened.

Winchester PD: Counterfeit bills being passed at businesses

The Winchester Police Department is warning businesses, banks, and the general public of counterfeit $20 dollar bills that have been being passed around.

Richmond is getting “fired up”

About 30 fire hydrants are being painted to beautify the downtown area and help support nearby businesses.

What does Brexit mean for Kentucky?

If you have a 401k it probably took a hit. The stock market has suffered its biggest loss since August after the United Kingdom overwhelmingly chose to separate from the European Union.

Police investigate string of business break-ins

Police say this is the latest in a string of crimes reported in Lexington and surrounding areas, and that there are similarities in the method used to gain entry.

3 more Kentucky counties certified as work ready

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Hal Heiner said in a statement that Bullitt, Montgomery and Trigg counties have been added to the official list of Kentucky Work Ready Communities.

Bevin traveling to Germany, France, Belgium this week

Gov. Matt Bevin is traveling to Germany, France and Belgium this week as part of his first overseas trip as governor.

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Protesters arrested for second consecutive night in Lexington for blocking road

Six protesters were arrested Friday night in Lexington for blocking a road, just a night after four others were arrested near UK's campus for the same.

Sports fans tired of the back and forth: Reaction after Fayette Co. moves to ‘orange zone’

Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.

Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

People remained largely peaceful Friday night on the sidewalk surrounding the First Unitarian Church, with some yelling “say her name, Breonna Taylor.”