Local/Regional News

Video Appears To Show Man Accused Of Threatening Trump

Aug 10, 2018
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster / WUKY

Kentucky State Police say it appears that a man wanted for allegedly threatening President Donald Trump, Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer and others stole a vehicle belonging to Meyer's brother.

Korean War Soldier Returning Home To Kentucky For Burial

Aug 10, 2018
AP Photo/Caleb Jones

The remains of a Kentucky soldier who disappeared after a 1950 Korean War battle will be returned home for a burial with full military honors.

Cats Play Lights Out In Second Bahamas Win

Aug 10, 2018
UK Athletics

NASSAU, Bahamas – John Calipari offered a warning to his team on Thursday night. "These are grown men tonight," Coach Cal said before UK took on San Lorenzo de Almagro in the second game of its Big Blue Bahamas Tour. "You're either going to go at them or they're going to push you around."

Maysville Passes LGBTQ Fairness Ordinance

Aug 10, 2018

Thursday, Maysville became the tenth city in Kentucky to pass a fairness ordinance. It prohibits discrimination for housing, employment and other public accommodations based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Kentucky GOP Approves Review Of Attorney General's Office

Aug 9, 2018
Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear launched his campaign for governor last month. Thursday, the Senate Republican Caucus announced a state-funded review of the contracting procedures in the Attorney General's office.

Associated Press

Classes began today in Marshall County, less than seven months after a deadly mass shooting at the high school left two students dead and several others injured. This year, several new safety measures are in place.

Louisville Will Follow Lexington's Lead And Move Statues

Aug 9, 2018
Associated Press

Statues honoring a Confederate soldier and a 19th-century editor known for anti-immigrant writings will be moved from their prominent spots in Kentucky's largest city, Louisville's mayor said Wednesday.

Alan Lytle / WUKY

Lexington residents looking to make Cheapside and the old Fayette County Courthouse square more inclusive public spaces are holding a series of storytelling walks. The goal is to unearth "untold and undertold" stories about the city and its past.

AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul reportedly took on courier duties for President Donald Trump, delivering a letter from the commander-in-chief to Russian President Vladimir Putin during his one-man diplomatic mission overseas this week.

Supreme Court Examines Kentucky's Medical Review Panels

Aug 8, 2018
Greg Stotelmyer

The Kentucky Supreme Court is considering whether the state legislature can set rules for how to file medical malpractice lawsuits.