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Police: Toddler dies after falling into pool in Kentucky

Police in Kentucky say a 1-year-old boy has died after falling into a pool.

Police say officers fatally shoot man pointing gun at them

Louisville police respond to domestic dispute call Tuesday night

Kentucky State Fair free admission for military, veterans

All veterans and active duty military members can receive free tickets to the 11-day festival thanks to a partnership with Vet Tix.

Police: Kentucky man cracked girl’s head, robbed, raped her

News outlets report 29-year-old Cane L. Madden was arrested Saturday on charges of first-degree rape, assault and robbery.

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.

Kentucky gubernatorial candidates agree to five televised debates

Democratic candidate for governor Andy Beshear and Republican incumbent Matt Bevin have agreed to five televised debates this fall. 

3 charged in death of Kentucky toddler attacked by dog

Louisville police responded to a report of a child inside a dog's mouth in May. Authorities said the child later died from blunt force injuries.

Louisville Water employees hit by car, 1 killed

Authorities say a car involved in a crash was pushed off a road and into two Louisville Water workers, killing one of them.

Louisville officers won’t serve in schools this fall

The decision comes as school districts around the state work to meet requirements of a new school safety law.

Kentucky city’s Catholic archbishop is battling cancer

Seventy-two-year-old Joseph Kurtz has served as archbishop since 2007.

Hemp-themed dinner to serve as Farmington fundraiser

Guests will be served a meal, cocktail prepared with hemp products by local chef Adam Burress, along with presentations by guest speakers.

Prize money surges for horsemen racing at Churchill Downs

Track officials say Churchill paid a record $32.2 million in prize money to horsemen during its recently ended spring meet.

Father who was shot after his twins were born has died

Louisville Metro Police say they arrested three teenage boys, ages 14 to 17. Their charges weren't immediately specified.
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Louisville Metro Council lowers priority on marijuana possession

The Louisville Metro Council has passed an ordinance declaring marijuana possession a low priority for officers.

No charges in Kentucky anti-abortion activist assault case

Louisville woman accused of attacking 82-year-old anti-abortion protester while leaving a woman's clinic

Judge: Car search coerced by Kentucky police officer

A judge has ruled Kentucky police coerced a man into allowing officers to search his car, leading to charges.

Anti-crime effort in Louisville nets more indictments

Federal prosecutors in Kentucky's largest city have announced charges against 20 people accused of firearms violations.

Man accused of severely beating 2-month-old son due in court Thursday

A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who's now on life support.

Newspaper finds black drivers stopped, searched more often

An analysis of traffic stop data by The Courier Journal has found African Americans in Louisville are disproportionately stopped and are three times more likely to be searched than white drivers.

Kentucky man accused of impersonating police, pointing gun at others

A Kentucky man is accused of impersonating a police officer and pointing a gun at two people on separate occasions.

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