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This very, very good girl has rescued at least 12 people after the Mexico earthquakes

When disaster hits, Frida comes to the rescue. Frida, a member of the Mexican Navy’s canine unit, has saved just over 50 people in her short lifetime, according to the … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:51 pm


Markets Right Now: US stocks edge lower in midday trading

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. U.S. stock indexes edged lower in midday trading, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Technology stocks … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:49 pm


Barrel House Distillery opens Elkhorn Tavern on Pepper campus

Barrel House Distillery on Manchester Street has opened a bar: Elkhorn Tavern, a full cocktail bar that came to fruition after the passage of legislation in 2016 to allow distilleries … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:49 pm


Man arrested after allegedly waterboarding, assaulting ex-girlfriend

A man was arrested Tuesday on charges of violently assaulting his ex-girlfriend last month. Police were called to Green House 17, a spouse-abuse victims center on Briar Hill Drive in … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:47 pm


Kentucky real estate agent sentenced on cocaine possession charges

A Frankfort real estate agent was sentenced Thursday to one year and a day on a federal charge of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. William Richard “Rick” Pulliam, … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:43 pm


Basketball phenom at 13 has college offer, NBA height — and he likes Kentucky

Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare. A wide smile tops his 6-foot-7, extra-lean frame. He’s holding a seventh-grade honor society … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:43 pm


Audience steps into creation of atomic bomb, considers current events

Scanning the headlines for updates on potential threats of nuclear war were not on the minds of Afterculture Theatre founders Taylor Schulz and Samuel Lockridge when they got the idea … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:31 pm


How does Lexington Children’s Theatre bring a Junie B. Jones book to life?

When people file into the Lexington Children’s Theatre’s performance space for its latest production, “Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook,” they will see a bright, giant hair bow as … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:21 pm


The latest nation to apply to the UN: An ocean garbage patch with 115,000 ‘citizens’

The Great Pacific garbage patch, a swirling pile of pollution and discarded plastics between California and Japan, is made up of millions of pieces of trash and tiny plastics and … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:14 pm


Identity thieves drained his bank accounts in hours – and didn’t need his password

We’re all generally aware, in the abstract sense of lightning strikes or rabid bats, that identity thieves can hit us. It might happen, one day. But we’re sure the odds … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:13 pm


Niece’s death provided inspiration for revised dance performance

Jenny Fitzpatrick created “The Broken Queen,” as a story of three sisters, inspired by her own life with her older sister, Carmen, and their niece, Sara Elizabeth Fitzpatrick. But as … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:13 pm


The Power of Pink

With October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, there is no better time to embrace your love for all things pink. Both the fashion and beauty industry have colossally stepped up … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:07 pm


Stabbing suspect arrested; steak knife used in robbery

A man accused in a Lexington stabbing and robbery in April was arrested on Wednesday. James Mays, 50, allegedly got upset with a homeowner on Pimlico Parkway on April 2 … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:03 pm


Ex-Cat Adebayo impressing Heat; team executive assesses his game

With training camp beginning Tuesday, one of the fascinating storylines will be whether rookie big man Bam Adebayo is ready to give the Miami Heat quality minutes this season, and … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:55 pm


UK athletics director condemns ‘offensive’ Hurricane Irma sign before Florida game

Kentucky Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart on Thursday condemned an offensive banner that has been floating around social media this week that references Hurricane Irma and the Florida football team. “An … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:51 pm


Take a flying tour of Lexington's newest road, which opens Friday

A new section of Oliver Lewis Way, also known as the Newtown Pike extension project, links Versailles Road and South Broadway. It opens Friday, Sept. 22. … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:39 pm


What was wrestler Ric Flair’s mystery illness? He finally ’fesses up

Wrestling icon Ric Flair is blaming his recent health scare on decades of social drinking that finally caught up with him, according to a People magazine story published this week. … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:12 pm


The feet in the bathroom stall didn't move for 2 days. They belonged to a dead person.

A Chicago woman was found dead in the bathroom stall of a local health club — two days after she first entered the facility. The family has filed a court … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:09 pm


Accused killer’s use of welfare card helped police track him down

An accused killer’s use of his Kentucky welfare benefits card led police to him a couple weeks after he robbed and murdered a woman in a Somerset church, according to … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 1:43 pm


UberEATS is coming to Lexington. What would you like delivered?

UberEATS, a service that delivers food from restaurants, is coming to Lexington. No date has been set for the launch yet, although it is expected soon. The company is surveying … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 1:08 pm


‘I would do it again’: She shot an armed robber at work. Her company suspended her.

Jennifer Wertz didn’t feel safe going to work at the Circle K gas station in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There’s been an uptick in robberies in the area, Wertz said, including … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 12:39 pm


Trump campaign bodyguard linked to ex-con who’s key in Russia probes

Another connection has emerged between Donald Trump and Felix Sater, the Russian emigre and ex-con who's become a key figure in widening investigations into ties between Trump associates and Russian … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 9:00 am


Liberal group ups the pressure on candidates to back single-payer

Liberals last week rallied behind new single-payer health-care legislation on Capitol Hill. Now, they’re turning their attention to candidates in next year’s midterm elections. The Progressive Change Campaign Committee on … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 9:00 am


She snuck out and took a Lyft to her boyfriend. But her ride home ended in disaster, police say

Her family didn’t even realize that she had left the house. But when they woke up, Karenine Saint Louis, a 13-year-old honor student in south Florida, was dead. “Our heart … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 3:33 am


‘They took hardworking people.’ Word of immigrant detentions spurs Nicholasville rally.

Dozens of people gathered outside Fiesta Mexico in Nicholasville on Wednesday night to show support for Hispanic residents one day after a rumored U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation at … Click to Continue »

Published on 21 September 2017 | 2:43 am


Long-awaited road opens Friday. Here’s what it means for traffic near UK, downtown.

A long-awaited section of the Newtown Pike extension will open Friday. Oliver Lewis Way from Versailles Road to South Broadway has been more than a decade in the making and … Click to Continue »

Published on 20 September 2017 | 9:09 pm


With new road, Lexington neighborhood makes its comeback

When Lexington opens a new section of Oliver Lewis Way between Versailles Road and South Broadway Friday, it will also be paving the way for a brighter future for the … Click to Continue »

Published on 20 September 2017 | 9:04 pm


Imani church and life center to be auctioned by master commissioner

Imani Baptist Church and Family Life Center is to be sold at auction Oct. 16 by the Fayette County master commissioner. Imani and its lender, Central Bank, were ordered earlier … Click to Continue »

Published on 20 September 2017 | 6:35 pm


Judge tosses medical marijuana lawsuit, tells plaintiffs to lobby lawmakers

A judge dismissed a lawsuit Wednesday against Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear that called for the legalization of medical marijuana in Kentucky. In his opinion, Franklin Circuit … Click to Continue »

Published on 20 September 2017 | 5:28 pm


‘Pappygate’ bourbon-theft ringleader pleads guilty in Frankfort, faces prison

Gilbert “Toby” Curtsinger, the ringleader in the theft of thousands of dollars of bourbon from Central Kentucky distilleries, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Franklin Circuit Court to amended charges. Under a … Click to Continue »

Published on 20 September 2017 | 4:56 pm








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