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Former Courier-Journal executive: Life has been "hell" since firing

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The former high-ranking executive fought back tears on the witness stand Wednesday, saying his life has been a jobless “hell” since he was fired in 2011 at age 61. He is suing the newspaper for age discrimination.

Louisville's own Ms. Plus America discusses size, fitness and childhood obesity

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Nicole Hayden entered the national competition after losing 30 pounds and becoming a Zumba instructor.   

Louisville woman accused of trying to kill her 8-year-old son Video included

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Anderson allegedly told officers she contemplated killing the boy with a knife or a rope, and ultimately decided to kill the boy with the rope.

Graffiti: urban art or vandalism? Video included

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For this special assignment, WDRB's Emily Mieure explored both sides of the topic, talking with a new anti-graffiti group and with one of the area's most infamous graffiti writers.

WATCH: Family of Bardstown murder victims appeals for information Video included

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The murders happened in April, and since then, we've heard from police, neighbors and a few relatives. Wednesday, the victims’ family reached out to the public for help.

22 geese shot and killed at La Grange park, some residents upset Video included

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The mayor of La Grange says more than 20 geese were killed at a local park Tuesday morning. 

Love notes reveal intimate relationship between former Hodgenville city officials Video included

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The love notes were found in the former mayor's desk drawer at city hall.

Glitch crashes global US passport, visa operations

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It was not immediately clear how many people are affected, but an official says some 50,000 applicants were hit in one country alone.

City plans to add bike lanes, reduce motor vehicle speeds on U of L campus

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According to a press release, Metro Public Works planners will be holding meetings at U of L for citizens and students to hear about the plans and make comments.

Proposal would help Good Samaritans who rescue kids trapped in hot cars Video included

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Look Before You Lock. That's the name of a new proposal designed to help save children locked in hot cars.

Baby with rare genetic condition celebrates first birthday Video included

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Only 10 percent of babies with Trisomy 18 live to be a year old. Karson Friedmeyer is beating those odds. 

Indiana teen pilot dies trying to set around-the-world flight record

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The plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night.

Sports Page Live Chat Replay - U of L football 2015 commitments, ACC Media Day, assessing Pitino's 2015 team building Video included

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You can catch the full chat as it happens live Wednesdays starting at 10:30 a.m.

BOZICH | Kentucky, Indiana football make Most Improved List

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It's only Year Two, but Mark Stoops has already moved Kentucky onto one list of Most Improved college football teams for 2014. Kevin Wilson's Indiana team has landed on two of those lists.

UPS taking steps to attract a more diverse workforce

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UPS Worldport in Louisville is looking to hire more people with disabilities.

LMPD: Woman stole $1,500 in merchandise with her 8-year-old daughter

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Amanda Snellen, of Bardstown, was arrested Tuesday afternoon after police say she shoplifted items from the Kohl's store at Standiford Plaza.

Georgetown Police Department looking for alleged cigarette thief

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The Georgetown Police Department in Georgetown, Indiana, is asking the public for its help to find a man they are looking for in connection with the alleged burglary of a store.

JCPS bus involved in crash on Westport Road Video included

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Several people were sent to the hospital Wednesday after a crash involving JCPS bus #9839.

Louisville's youngest firefighter -- a 10-year-old -- dies of cancer Video included

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In Feb. 2013, Louisville firefighters granted Kevin Olguin a surprise wish, letting him serve with their department for a day. Kevin dreamed of being a firefighter.

Grandpa busts a move -- and the video goes viral Video included

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He uses two canes to get around, but ditches both to dance.

Homemade explosives found behind Lexington high school

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As a result, all high school activities in Fayette County's public school system were canceled for the day.

Goodwill investigating possible data breach

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Goodwill Industries, Inc. was contacted late Friday by authorities and were told that customers' card numbers had been stolen.

Indiana boy bitten by shark during family's Florida vacation

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Aadyn Crick sustained a six to seven inch long cut that ran more than an inch deep.

Sen. Mitch McConnell releases new campaign ad Video included

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Sen. Mitch McConnell's new campaign ad refers to a bill he introduced in 2012 that then became law.

Better Business Bureau issues warning about possible PGA ticket scams

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Officials say scammers will try to take advantage of those looking for a good last-minute deal.

Metro Arson Squad arrests man accused of setting fire to The Tavern Video included

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The Louisville Fire Department Metro Arson Squad has arrested a man for allegedly setting multiple fires, one of which resulted in the serious injury of a firefighter.

Students prepare for new school as Renaissance Academy nears completion Video included

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The run down old Value City property on Eastern Boulevard has been transformed to house Clarksville Community Schools newest program.

Shot fired during McDonald's robbery on Preston Highway Video included

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The details police are releasing about the robbers, and the one person injured during the holdup.

BOZICH | Charlie Strong opens up to Sports Illustrated

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Former University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong is profiled in the latest issue of Sports Illustrated. Strong talks about the challenges he has faced in his career -- and his new job at Texas.

Road rage suspect speaks out in court, claims mistreatment Video included

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He has been in custody since last week when Jeffersonville police say he pulled a gun on a woman during a road rage incident on Interstate 65. But he says it didn't happen.

Two injured in apartment fire in southwest Jefferson County Video included

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The extra effort fire crews had to make to deal with the extreme heat.

CRAWFORD | Seven reasons to look forward to the new college football playoff

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Eric Crawford has seven thoughts on the new college football playoff, and a few things to look forward to.

Security contract for Big Four Bridge likely to be extended in Jeffersonville Video included

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The deal would cost the Parks Authority about $32,000. The officers arrive in their cruisers but drive around on golf carts. They have guns, handcuffs and can make arrests.               

Little daylight between Heiner, Comer at Kentucky Chamber forum

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Whether on taxes, education or casino gambling, there was little daylight between likely Republican rivals for governor, Hal Heiner and James Comer, at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting on Tuesday. 

Elderly woman receives surprise at nursing home Video included

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An elderly woman's wish has been granted, and WDRB's Rachel Collier was there as she was surprised with a gift that will change how she lives.

Suspect in custody after police chase Video included

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A high-speed chase that started in Jeffersontown Tuesday morning ended in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant on Dixie Highway after police rammed the suspect's car.

Police say 2-month-old dies after being removed from life support Video included

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Police say the child’s father hit his 2-month-old son's head against a bathtub and fractured his skull last month.

Why I Won't Be Anchoring WDRB News @ 10 Much Longer

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I love my job, but also cherish the time with my family and realize I will never get this time back with them as my sons grow up.

Police arrest second of three suspects in interstate jewelry theft ring Video included

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Javier De La Noval was arrested in connection to the burglary at Genesis Diamonds where the suspects entered through the roof.

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