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Suspects arrested after allegedly found on roof of Louisville building

Suspects arrested after allegedly found on roof of Louisville building

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Police say when an officer went to investigate, his vehicle was struck by a rock.

Man drives backwards down I-65 S on-ramp, police say

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Police say James Spaulding told them his girlfriend was being attacked, which caused him to drive backward onto the Preston St. I-65 S exit ramp.

POLICE: Man leaves scene of accident after striking car

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Police say Eric Bratcher struck a car on S. 6th St.

Former owners of controversial mansion in bridge route evicted after failing to pay rent to state

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Tenants of Drumanard property owe Kentucky Transportation Cabinet more than $14,000 in back rent, according to documents and interviews.

CRAWFORD | Fate of Louisville Gardens deserves more thought Video included

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After a WDRB story by Marcus Green described the Louisville Gardens as a facility in limbo, Eric Crawford says the community needs to do right by a building that has served it well.

Louisville man arrested for unlawful imprisonment Video included

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LMPD officers, along with SWAT team members, went to a home on Sunday morning.

Frustration over Indiana approach to Big Four Bridge sparks war of words Video included

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Mayor Mike Moore says he's ready to open Indiana's side of the Big Four Bridge, but says INDOT is dragging its feet, and once again, pushing opening day back by about a month.

Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run early Sunday morning Video included

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The vehicle fled the location, but witnesses say it was a brown or maroon sport utility vehicle with tinted windows. 

SUNDAY EDITION: Historic, beleaguered Louisville Gardens waits for future Video included

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City officials planning to push redevelopment of iconic building once nearby project is complete.

Local authors turning page towards self-publishing Video included

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The number of self-published authors nearly tripled between 2006 and 2012.

Josh Young arrested on assault charge Video included

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Young was acquitted at trial for killing his stepbrother Trey Zwicker in August 2013.

"Man Up" project hosts peace walk in Shawnee Park Video included

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Walkers gathered in West Louisville Saturday, as part of the Mayor's Week of Service.

Evansville zoo eyes increase in private funding

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Officials hope to add a penguin exhibit, a carousel and a playground honoring longtime fixture Donna the hippo but need money.

Lost Union Army soldier honored with memorial

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Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff recently honored the sacrifice of Burrell L. Strange Sr., dedicating a headstone in his memory.

The secret behind Derby Pie's sweet success Video included

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The recipe for Derby Pie has been closely guarded secret for the past 60 years.

Wesley Korir wins Derby Festival miniMarathon in close finish Video included

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Korir edged out the win over Simion Chirchir with a time of 1:03:35:07.

MiniMarathon runners get engaged at the finish line Video included

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When the Derby Festival miniMarathon came to a close, a new journey began for one Evansville couple.

Race participants give medals to children fighting diseases Video included

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It's the Medals4Mettle program that is bringing the runners and patients together on the same team.

BOZICH | Kevin Ware Says Leaving Louisville Will Be "Real Tough"

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Former Louisville guard Kevin Ware said it will be difficult for him to leave for Georgia State, but that he plans to return home on April 27 and play for the Panthers next season.

Easter parade, Easter egg hunts draw crowds on a sunny day Video included

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Everyone was there, including the man of the moment, the Easter bunny.

National record store day celebrates local music, independent record stores Video included

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Independent record stores offered unique, rare records and special edition products to commemorate the day.

Accident on I-64 East backs up traffic; passenger airlifted to hospital Video included

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Floyd County Sheriff Darrell Mills says he approached the scene of the accident moments after it happened.

UPDATE: SWAT situation in Audubon Park resolved Video included

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Audubon Park Police and LMPD SWAT officers got the man to come out of his home safely. 

UPDATE: Fatal collision occurs early Saturday morning in PRP Video included

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MetroSafe said the call about the accident was received at 2:37 Saturday morning.

SHRIBMAN | Races to Watch in 2014

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It happens every four years. The political party on the defensive tries to portray the gubernatorial, House and Senate races in off-year elections as individual races without a unifying theme.

New app eliminates restaurant wait times Video included

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The app is free and aims to make sure you never have to wait again.

CRAWFORD | Derby Festival Classic is about fun, not fundamentals

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Eric Crawford takes a wide-angle view of the Kentucky Derby Festival Classic, gives his observations on the game, and takes you behind the scenes of WDRB's broadcast.

$1 million bond set for man accused of killing 5-year-old Video included

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The man accused of leaving the scene after hitting and killing a child in PRP was in court Friday.

First lady to speak at Fort Campbell on April 23

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First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are scheduled to visit Fort Campbell next week to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair.

Mellow Mushroom may open Highlands location by end of year Video included

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The popular pizza chain would take the lot on Bardstown Road where Miracle Dry Cleaners used to be.

Shelby Co. animal shelters full after dozens of dogs rescued from hoarder Video included

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Officials are hopeful the community can help find these dogs a new home.

Latest effort to develop Museum Plaza at standstill again Video included

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Mayor Fischer says he wants to see an "iconic" building on the site.

Exhibitors show off the latest in fitness products for KDF runners

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Thousands of runners and walkers will hit the pavement on Saturday, but today they can do more than just pick up packets for the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and Mini-marathon.

Police called after students fighting at Doss High School

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Police were called to Doss High School Friday after three separate, unrelated fights, according to a JCPS spokesman.

CRAWFORD | For Louisville, adidas deal about more than the clothes

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Eric Crawford takes a second look after the University of Louisville extended its apparel deal with adidas, and what it means for the university.

Residents of Millwood Apartments reeling after police shooting Video included

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"I was freakin' out, man, it was like, 'Pow! Pow! Pow!'" neighbor Fred Cochran. "I don't know how many shots it was, but it was quite a few."

UK Police arrest arson suspects Video included

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The fire was quickly extinguished and the vehicle sustained minimal damage.

Pro soccer advocates tout "great reception" to sport coming to Louisville

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We talked with one of those behind the push to bring a minor league team to the city today, and it appears we're closer than ever.

Chopper drops 20,000 marshmallows on Detroit residents Video included

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It's all part of the Easter Bunny's annual drop at two parks in the Detroit area.

Citizens to wear jeans Wednesday to fight sexual assault

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Next Wednesday, concerned citizens will be donning denim to fight sexual violence as part of "Wear Denim Day."

Experts say climate change could result in higher coffee prices Video included

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Experts say coffee production will decline by 34 percent over the next six years.

Chipotle Mexican Grill to raise menu prices

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An industry Web site says the planned price hike is in response to rising food costs for key ingredients like beef, cheese and avocados.

Cigarette blamed for deadly fire in Santa Claus, Indiana Video included

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Fire officials say a lit cigarette caused a deadly fire in southern Indiana.

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