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Bond lowered for Henryville mom accused of driving high on drugs during crash that killed 2 children

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A Henryville, Indiana, mother accused of being high on drugs when she crashed into a train, killing her two children, received a bit of a break in Clark County court on Monday.

$80 million Sherman Minton rehabilitation project will shut bridge down for months Video included

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Transportation officials say the Sherman Minton could be shut down for an entire construction season.

I-265 North ramp to Old Henry Road closed for 3 weeks Video included

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The I-265 North ramp, exit 29, to Old Henry Road shut down on Monday, September 25, for ramp realignment.

CRAWFORD | Petrino, on anthem question, makes rare statement on a political issue Video included

Louisville coach Bobby Petrino said he spoke to his team Sunday about NFL anthem protests. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford) Louisville coach Bobby Petrino said he spoke to his team Sunday about NFL anthem protests. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford)
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University of Louisville coach Bobby Petrino on Monday shared what he told his team on Sunday about this past weekend's national anthem protests in the NFL.

City of Louisville wants feedback about converting Third Street to two-way Video included

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The city held its first of two public meetings Monday night to get input from residents and business owners about the conversion.

VIDEO | Off-duty KSP trooper accused of punching road worker on Dixie Highway Video included

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Workers from a road crew say an off-duty Kentucky State Police trooper punched one of them and put them in danger on the job late Sunday night.  

Louisville's Puerto Rican community collecting supplies to help families affected by Hurricane Maria Video included

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On Monday afternoon, a steady line of cars arrived at the Americana Center in Louisville to drop of items to be shipped for recovery efforts.

Louisville landscaper left with nothing after work truck stolen Video included

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A Louisville man was left with nothing after his work truck full of business supplies was stolen from right in front of him.

Warmer weather fueling mosquito breeding and West Nile Virus concerns in Jefferson County Video included

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Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile Virus are buzzing and biting their way through Jefferson County.

Indiana man charged with murder in shooting death of his roommate

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An Indiana man is charged with murder after a fight with his roommate.

Southern Indiana woman now admits to being high and causing fatal crash last year on I-64 Video included

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A southern Indiana woman now admits being high on drugs and causing a fatal crash.A...

U of L Foundation committee weighs lawsuit during closed-door meeting Monday

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The university’s board of trustees also has been weighing legal action against former officers to recoup some of the roughly $100 million in losses that occurred through mismanagement of the foundation.

Creative signs at Lafayette area sites trash litterbugs

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Officials with the Land Trust say anyone offended by the sign is probably part of the littering problem.

Wild and Woolly Video owner opens new Highlands Pilates studio Video included

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There's a new Pilates studio in the Highlands, but you might recognize the name from a completely different Highlands business.

BOZICH | Monday Muse: Kentucky still gets to 8-4; Jackson & Alexander NFL Draft outlook Video included

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Kentucky can still finish 8-4. NFL Mock Draft features Lamar Jackson and Jaire Alexander in first round. Breakout hoops candidates at U of L, UK and IU. 

Louisville mayor proposing $30 million bond ordinance to support soccer stadium plans Video included

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City leaders said other projects could also be supported by future bonding.

Sen. Rand Paul still opposes GOP health care bill, despite changes Video included

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The White House needs the support of the Kentucky Republican for a Senate showdown over health care this week. 

8-year-old Lexington boy and father credited for saving diabetic woman Video included

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When 8-year-old Ari Glover heard a woman calling for help and saw that she was bleeding, he took action.

Federal judge permanently blocks Indiana abortion limits and requirements for fetal burial Video included

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The three provisions of the law that the judge says violates the Constitution.

STUDY: Kentucky has nation's 8th highest rate of women killed by men

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Officials say it's the first year Kentucky has been ranked in the top 10 states where women are murdered by men since 2004.

Man accused of shoving woman off Jackson County, Ky. cliff, killing her 5-year-old son, says argument started over $200 Video included

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Lonnie Belt faces several charges including murder, assault and kidnapping.

President Trump to visit Indiana State Fairgrounds on Wednesday Video included

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The agenda the president plans to promote at the Indianapolis event. 

Prosecutor: WDRB News raw video is 'valid tool' needed to investigate police shooting

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In her motion, a prosecutor argues a crime has likely been committed and the raw video -- not aired to the public -- could provide relevant details.

POLICE: Louisville man pulled meat cleaver at Speedway; demanded beer

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An employee at the store told police that when he told Stone he could not sell him a beer, Stone pulled the meat cleaver out,

Shively woman accused of conspiring to commit murder; offering to 'hide the bodies' Video included

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Police say a woman's conspiracy to murder a Shively mother of two was uncovered after officer spotted incriminating text messages on her phone.

Southern Indiana school employee pleads not guilty to child seduction charge Video included

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30-year-old Alonzo Richmond is accused of inappropriate sexual behavior with a 17-year-old boy. 

Anthony Weiner sentenced to prison in sexting scandal with teen

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The time the former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner faces behind bars. 

Man killed in accident at Indiana Amazon facility

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According to Fox59, emergency workers went to an Amazon Fulfillment Center located in Plainfield, Indiana, on Sunday afternoon.

LMPD arrest suspect in Newburg block party shooting Video included

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Police arrested the suspect on Saturday.

Lawsuit filed to stop billboards near Lewis & Clark Bridge Video included

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The opposition to the billboards, and the concerns over loss of local revenue.  

Accused shoplifter asks Louisville Metro Police to check on his 3-year-old girl Video included

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Police say he handed them his keys, and asked them to check on his 3-year-old little girl...

SUNDAY EDITION | Questions linger as 'horrendous' murder of 7-year-old heads to trial

Gabbi Doolin and the man charged with murdering her, Timothy Madden Gabbi Doolin and the man charged with murdering her, Timothy Madden
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Defense attorney Travis Lock claims police, desperate to solve a horrific, high-profile case quickly as possible, focused on Timothy Madden – a former construction worker with no history of violence or sexual misconduct -- at the exclusion of more likely suspects.

Seymour, Indiana Family thanks officers who saved boy from drowning Video included

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The family of a toddler saved from a pool seconds before drowning was able to meet the officers who saved the little boy. Sunday more than 100 friends and family gathered at the VFW in Seymour, Indiana to support little Maddie. 

Family members of murder victims unite for National Murder Victims Remembrance Day

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“Unbearable pain” is how the families of murder victims in Louisville describe what they're feeling on National Murder Victims Remembrance day. “My baby is gone,” Kimberly Hammond said. 

Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill

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Republican opposition to the GOP health care bill swelled to near-fatal numbers Sunday as Sen. Susan Collins all but closed the door on supporting the last-ditch effort to scrap the Obama health care law and Sen. Ted Cruz said that "right now" he doesn't back it.

Trump administration announces new travel ban

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The new rules will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen.

In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle

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Five days after the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, the hulking wreckage of what used to be a seven-story office building is one of the last hopes: one of just two sites left where searchers believe they may still find someone trapped alive in Mexico City.

President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

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President Donald Trump's comments about owners firing players who kneel during the national anthem sparked a mass increase in such protests around the National Football League Sunday, as more than 130 players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance during early games.

1 person shot in Park DuValle neighborhood

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It happened just before 10 p.m. in the 1500 block of Pawtuxet Court. 

A look side the spirited lives of distillery cats

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Distillery cats are a Bourbon Trail tradition, the original pest control. In honor of Bourbon Heritage Month, we take a look inside the lives of cats of living at Kentucky distilleries.

Annual 'Rock the Rocks' party to benefit Falls of the Ohio

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The Falls of the Ohio Foundation is inviting the community out to its annual party Saturday that benefits the state park. 

CRAWFORD | Four verticals: Plays that killed Kentucky in Florida's comeback win Video included

Kentucky wideout Charles Walker shakes two Florida defenders during a punt return in Saturday's loss. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford) Kentucky wideout Charles Walker shakes two Florida defenders during a punt return in Saturday's loss. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford)
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The line between winning and losing, sometimes, is painfully narrow. A handful of self-inflicted plays cost Kentucky in its latest bid to break Florida's three-decade winning streak in the series.

Trump: North Korean leaders 'won't be around much longer' if they strike US

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With his tweet, Trump seemed to reiterate a previous assertion that any strike by North Korea against the U.S. or its allies would be met with an overwhelming response.

Kentucky National Guard deploys to Puerto Rico as volunteers collect hurricane relief donations Video included

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Items being collected include non-perishable food, water, toiletries, diapers and rechargeable radios.

LMPD officer injured in accident in the Russell neighborhood Video included

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The officer was responding to a report of a shooting when the crash happened. 

Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards honor recipients from around the world Video included

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Ashley Judd, Patricia Arquette, and Hill Harper were among those honored this year.

CRAWFORD | Post-snap read: The streak lives -- Florida edges Kentucky at wire

Kentucky coach Mark Stoops talks to his timeout during a timeout. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford) Kentucky coach Mark Stoops talks to his timeout during a timeout. (WDRB photo by Eric Crawford)
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Kentucky had all the momentum, but Florida came storming at the finish to extend its winning streak over the Wildcats to 31 years.

Habitat for Humanity volunteers help Russell neighborhood residents with home repairs Video included

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Hundreds pitched in to help in any way they could, from painting flower pots, to landscaping a church.

14th annual 'Bark in the Park' and 'Woof Walk' held in Seneca Park

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More than 40 vendors were on hand, with plenty of things for dogs and their human companions to enjoy, including Halloween costume contests and a kissing contest to determine which pooch had the best smooch.

Inaugural Bourbon and Beyond festival begins Saturday at Champions Park Video included

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The tents are up and the stage is set for one of Louisville's largest festivals.

Remains found in Henderson County identified as missing Evansville man

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Human remains found on Diamond Island in Henderson County in Aug. 2016 have been identified as a missing 26-year-old Indiana man. 

Evander Holyfield's upcoming 'Real Deal Boxing' event canceled

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Real Deal Sports and Entertainment made the announcement Saturday, citing "unresolved technical issues."

BOZICH | Post-Snap Read: Louisville handles Kent State, squirrel, injuries, post-Clemson letdown Video included

Rambling 42 yards for a second quarter touchdown, this squirrel outran the Kent  State offense during Louisville's victory Saturday. Rambling 42 yards for a second quarter touchdown, this squirrel outran the Kent State offense during Louisville's victory Saturday.
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Redshirt freshman quarterback Jawon Pass finally made his debut after Lamar Jackson set the Louisville record for touchdowns accounted for as the Cardinals dispatched Kent State. 

RAW VIDEO | U of L head coach Bobby Petrino, players talk about 42-3 win over Kent State

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The Cards went into Saturday's game as the 44-point favorite, but without wide receiver Jaylen Smith.

JFCS makes rebuilding lives possible for refugees in Louisville

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An estimated 2,500 refugees arrive in Louisville every year. Jewish Family and Career Services are working to help them rebuild their lives in a new country.

CRAWFORD | Pre-snap read: Five things that would point to progress for Louisville vs. Kent State

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What would constitute a successful performance against an overmatched Kent State team? Eric Crawford has five things, to start.

Mary J. Blige concert at KFC Yum! Center canceled

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Arena authorities announced the cancellation Saturday morning.

Best Plays of the Week -- Week 6 Video included

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Week 6 of First Down Friday is in the books, and now it's time to vote on your favorite play of the night.

Shively Police investigating after pedestrian hit on Dixie Highway Video included

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MetroSafe confirms that the victim was taken to the hospital.

CRAWFORD | For Louisville, pro soccer stadium looks like a safe bet

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WDRB's Eric Crawford looks at the costs involved in a proposed new pro soccer stadium in Butchertown.

First Down Friday Scores and Highlights -- Week 6

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It's Week 6 of the high school football season in Kentuckiana, and the WDRB Sports Team has you covered for all the action with more in-depth coverage than any other station.

3 people shot in Smoketown neighborhood Video included

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Multiple people have allegedly been shot in the Smoketown neighborhood.

LMPD hopes to improve communication gap with local deaf community Video included

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LMPD wants improve communication between police officers and the local deaf community.

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