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Activists in Lexington join in nationwide anti-war protests

The Lexington Democratic Socialists of America rallied in protest of a potential war Sunday afternoon at the Fayette County Courthouse.

Trump says US not looking to start war with Iran

Trump says the killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani was not meant to cause conflict with Iran, but the leader should have been taken out years ago.

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump’s response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle East ally.

North Korea provided just 1 dog tag with 55 sets of war remains

When North Korea handed over 55 boxes of bones that it said are remains of American war dead, it provided a single military dog tag but no other information that could help U.S. forensics experts determine their individual identities, a U.S. defense official said Tuesday.

US open to direct talks with Taliban, officials say

Officials say the U.S. is open to holding direct talks with the Taliban to encourage negotiations between the militant group and the Afghan government to end 17 years of war.

Seven aviators deployed to the Middle East

Seven Kentucky Army National Guardsmen are headed to the Middle East for a year-long deployment.

Life slowly returns to Aleppo, shattered by Syrian civil war

Life is only slowly returning to the shattered streets of Aleppo, Syria's largest city.

Local War Hero Passes Away

BARDSTOWN, Ky (WTVQ)- A local war hero, famous for saving most of the soldiers in his unit has died. Retired Lieutenant General Hal Moore died...

Kentucky Guardsmen Deploy on Veteran’s Day Weekend

It is off to the Middle East for some Kentucky National Guard soldiers.

Veterans Honored at Camp Nelson National Cemetery

Veterans were honored at the Camp Nelson National Cemetery Friday morning.

Remembering Cody Emery

The question so many people are asking: What caused a young man to lose control of his car during rush hour Monday afternoon on Man O’ War Boulevard and collide with a fire truck on its way to a call?

Anne Frank exhibit opens at Louisville library

An exhibit featuring family photographs of Anne Frank has opened at Louisville Free Public Library and continues through Feb. 27.

Vet receives high school diploma more than 45 years later

A Vietnam War veteran has received his high school diploma more than 45 years after originally leaving school to serve in the Marine Corps.

Perryville battlefield site sharing in grants

The site of Kentucky's largest Civil War battle will share in a new round of grants announced by the National Park Service.

Vet to receive Bronze Star at Fort Knox for Vietnam heroics

The Army is giving a Bronze Star Medal to a Vietnam War veteran who saved a fellow soldier's life after a helicopter crash.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Man O’ War Boulevard cleaning Tuesday

The city’s division of Streets and Roads will be street sweeping all of Man O' War Boulevard Tuesday in advance of the opening of Keeneland on Friday.

Cheapside Park Civil War statues: What should happen?

What should happen to two Civil War statues that are outside the Main Street courthouse in Lexington?

Tug-of-war ends pretty predictably

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the... oh, wait. It's totally the size of the dog in the fight.

Events in Louisville mark anniversary of World War II end

The 70th anniversary of the end of World War II is Friday, and events are planned this weekend to commemorate the occasion.

Oklahoma landowner seeks families of Civil War soldiers

A landowner in Ringwood has the tombstones of two Civil War soldiers and is searching for the men's families.

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