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Lexington woman plans protest seeking justice for husband’s death

The man involved in the deadly collision was driving on a suspended license, but was not criminally charged, according to the Lexington Police collision report.

King Louis XVI statue removed from protest site in Kentucky

Mayor: "amid public safety concerns"

Derby trainer’s protest comments leave people confused

The trainer of derby favorite Tiz the Law made some comments Tuesday afternoon about derby protesters that stoked a lot of confusion and even some controversy on social media.

Breonna Taylor protest: 64 arrests near Kentucky Derby venue

The activist group Until Freedom organized Tuesday's march by hundreds that reached a Louisville park near Churchill Downs.

Rally to ‘save the post office’ held in Lexington

A protest which called on Congress to save the post office and for Postmaster General DeJoy to resign was held in Lexington.

WATCH: 5 arrested during Black Lives Matter protest, police say

Lexington Police say they were arrested for blocking traffic.

Man pulls gun, is charged during Black Lives Matter protest

Police say a man is charged with menacing after pulling a gun out during an argument with protesters.

Capitol rally pressures Cameron to prosecute three officers involved with Breonna Taylor’s death

FRANKFORT, KY (WTVQ)- The eyes of the country are on the state capitol in Frankfort. Hundreds gathered to pressure Kentucky's Attorney General Daniel Cameron...

Protesters still rattled by racist comments; Council to make changes

Protesters say they're still hurt by racist comments made during a Urban County Council Zoom call Wednesday.

“Public safety must come first”-Louisville mayor on “scary” protests

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Interim Police Chief Robert Schroeder held a later than usual press conference Monday night after protests turned violent in Louisville in ways they haven't since they started about three weeks ago.

LPD: Twenty people arrested during Saturday night’s protest

Lexington Police say 20-protesters were arrested Saturday night, including three sisters who have organized many of the demonstrations.

Abolishing no-knock warrants, creating civilian review board to be discussed, mayor says

Saturday morning began with a 3 mile march and ended with a community discussion with Mayor Linda Gorton and other panelists.

Several LGBTQ groups join Lexington Black Lives Matter protest

Several LGBTQ groups joined Lexington protests Thursday night in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. 

UPDATE: Man involved in fight during protest says he was fired from job

A man was assaulted Saturday night during racial justice protests in Lexington.

Protestors demand a Lexington park be renamed due to slave auction history

Protestors says Cheapside Park needs to be renamed because it was a popular slave auction site in Lexington.

Protest organizers require masks and social distancing at Morehead protest

A candlelight vigil Saturday night in Morehead supported "people of color victimized by police brutality and systemic racism".

Richmond sees first major police brutality protest since George Floyd’s death

Over 100 people gathered Saturday afternoon in Richmond for the first major rally there since George Floyd's death in Minnesota almost two weeks ago.

Protest leaders separate themselves from a group they call disruptive

A rainy Thursday night didn't stop protestors from taking to the streets of downtown Lexington.

Family of man killed by police amid protests demands answers

The family of a Louisville man killed in a clash with law enforcement says he was protecting his restaurant amid chaos caused when officers began pelting people with pepper balls.

Some Louisville police stage protest, walking out on mayor

Some Louisville Police officers walked out on the mayor to express their frustration amid demonstrations in the city over police interactions with African Americans.

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41-year old Carrie Hall, of Whitesburg, was arrested Friday following her indictment, according to KSP.

Jewish Kentuckians, state leaders outraged over KSP training materials that quote Hitler

Jewish Kentuckians and state leaders outraged just before the Sabbath over KSP training materials that quote Adolf Hitler.