The purpose of the change is to minimize the abuse of the drug for recreational purposes, but still allow patients reasonable access to the drug.
Louisville Metro Police say a man is at University Hospital with life-threatening injuries after a shooting Thursday evening at 17th and Chestnut Streets.
They say he is around 5'8” – 6'0”, weighs about 175-200 pounds and was wearing a Mr. Rogers T-shirt, camo shorts, camo ball cap, with short “buzzed” red hair.
It isn't often you hear about the River Patrol Unit, but every day they cover more ground than you would imagine patrolling a nearly 40-mile stretch of the Ohio River.
Police found the body of Danielle Cogswell in an off-campus apartment on July 28.
Middletown, the fourth class city in eastern Jefferson County, wants to make sure its unique businesses survive all of the nearby new competition.
The state's ban on nuclear power plants was put in place after the 1979 Three Mile Island disaster.
Officers were called to Auburndale Avenue, near Southern Parkway, after they received a report that there was a man on a front porch, threatening to kill himself with a gun.
It's a quiet slice of rural farmland tucked into an area of Louisville where you'd least expect it --and neighbors in Middletown are fighting to keep it just the way it is.
According to arrest reports, 27-year-old Lavarr Melton was the man who would actually enter the stores and commit the robberies, while 35-year-old Robert Short acted as the getaway driver.
The city is one of three winners of the national Get Your Business Online City Challenge sponsored by Google and the United States Conference of Mayors.
The air-conditioning was restored around noon.
The judge in Dejuan Hammond's third murder trial granted a continuance in the case Thursday after defense attorneys asked for the trial to be delayed because of an issue with a witness.
Which four teams make the college football playoff? Who are the three Heisman Trophy frontrunners? Which local player deserves more national love? Rick Bozich answers those questions -- and more.
Each year, about 50 to 70 people meet at the president's home in the Cherokee Triangle, then bike to campus.
According to the arrest report, Kiana Beard bit the officer very close to a major artery that, if damaged, could have caused serious issues.
FEMA told Greenup, places in four other states, on Monday that they risk losing their ability to participate in the federal insurance program.
An Indianapolis mother is pleading for the safe return of her 6-week-old son reported abducted from his father during a daylight armed attack.
A Louisville woman is facing charges after police say she provided meth to two teenage girls.
Police say a 1-year-old child has died as a result of a shooting.
Metro Council announced last week an investigation into what led to a dog being put to death and whether the mayor's office properly conducted an internal investigation.
Community members are calling for the person or persons who fatally shot 1-year-old Ne'riah Miller to turn themselves in.
Although family members declined to comment on how the accident took place, they expressed their thanks to the public for its generous outpouring of support.
Indiana Department of Environmental Management spokesman Dan Goldblatt says the agency is still preparing a report but the initial indication is that the release didn't cause any air quality problems.
The investigation into how the plane came to crash cannot proceed until the wreckage and black boxes are recovered, officials said Thursday.
Should the United States go after militant targets in Syria?
President Barack Obama is blaming Russia for the escalating violence in eastern Ukraine.
The new dirt track is now open for training, and will be featured when the fall meet begins on October 3rd.
Reports say it could debut at the same event where Apple is expected to reveal the iphone 6.
It includes information on where to park, reminders about tailgating, and maps showing pre-and post-game traffic flow.
U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell says he won't support another government shutdown if he is re-elected in November.
Two columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad missiles were fired at a border post and Ukraine's overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.
You could eat Taco Bell products for the rest of your life -- and all it could take is a dollar.
A secret recording of Senator Mitch McConnell is the latest controversy in the campaign for U.S. Senate.
Parking Authority of River City (PARC) will be handing out tickets downtown, along Bardstown Road and at any meter in the city between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. starting September 6.
The subject of a Golden Alert has been found.
The alert was issued from Indianapolis for statewide attention in Indiana. The child involved is one month old, police say.
The Lexington Humane Society announced a $1,000 reward for information leading to the person or persons responsible for harming a dog in the Lexington area.
Volunteers with Wayside Christian Mission go out every day in the heat to pass out water bottles to people who don't want to come in.
They've given them gifts in the hospital and will soon honor them during a football game.
A tree fell into the Mulberry-Helm Education Center, located at 114 S. Mulberry Street.
Funeral is scheduled for noon Friday.
Moore said he wants the city of Jeffersonville to embrace the Ohio River as much as possible and the city has already seen positive effects since the Big 4 Bridge opened.
The stadium can host more than 5,000 fans and boasts a big screen.
The five-year research project, fueled by a federal grant, is designed to develop new and sustainable energy sources.
Clark County Sheriff Danny Rodden placed himself on paid administrative leave in late July after an FBI indictment alleged he lied to federal investigators. Now taxpayers are on the hook for his salary for the rest of the year.
The company began distilling Brandy in April.
Restoration work is underway on the southwest corner of the intersection on three run down buildings in New Albany.
The 57-year-old driver pleaded guilty to reckless driving and driving with illicit substances in his blood.
Jury selection continues today for a man charged with killing a witness who was supposed to testify in his brother's trial.
Their reaction to the icy water and the donations being made to the ALS Association Kentucky Chapter.
A jury has acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons.
The production company behind the "Cops" television show confirms that a crew member was killed when police opened fire on a robbery suspect.
With two murder convictions, James Seay pleads guilty to a third homicide.
When Jesse Helt accepted the MTV music video award for Miley Cyrus, the 22-year-old talked about being homeless to raise awareness for youth homelessness.
Marilyn Hartman was recently ordered to spend 117 days in jail for violating probation by returning to Los Angeles International Airport.
The WDRB Sports staff has checked the numbers and schedules -- and filed season predictions for the Louisville, Kentucky, Indiana and Western Kentucky football teams in 2014.
The 45-year-old journalist was released Sunday by a Sunni extremist group after being held captive for nearly two years.
In an appearance Tuesday, President Obama promised there would be no U.S. combat troops on the ground in Iraq, saying it would only anger radicals.
It's never too late to turn your life around. That's the message for nearly 500 local teens who will be part of two new mentoring programs announced Wednesday.
The Center for Women and Families has joined forces with a new partner in the fight against domestic violence.
Mitt Romney is coming to Kentucky to raise money for U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, the latest in a string of high-profile politicians getting in on one of the country's most competitive midterm races.
State police say no injuries on the ground have been reported. Police didn't offer other details.
The company says it is still investigating the cause of the problem, which occurred with its Internet backbone, the paths that local or regional networks connect to in order to carry data long distances.
David Booher is now behind bars at Metro Corrections, arrested on his warrant for failing to appear in court for theft, but police say he's also a suspect in the shooting.
A witness says Marc Smith began punching and kicking the woman before taking money out of her pocket and running off.
Police say Kiana Beard entered the Cash Advance store on Bardstown Road and demanded $500 while threatening to kill someone with a metal plaque.
The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in circuit court by William Green of Soo Fly Entertainment, comes just over a year after a previous lawsuit concerning the same incident was dismissed.
Click now to view a replay of the Aug. 27 edition of Sports Page Live.