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Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level Video included

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An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police said Tuesday was being treated as a terrorist attack.

Clarksville Police Department reinstates body cameras after law halted program Video included

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An Indiana law shut down the Clarksville Police Department’s body camera program nearly a year ago.

JCPS looks at possible changes to student discipline codes

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At the final JCPS board meeting of the school year Tuesday, district leaders brought up possible changes to the student handbook involving student behavior policies.

Hundreds of balloons released in memory of 7-year-old boy shot and killed Video included

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It was an emotional moment Tuesday as hundreds of balloons were released in memory of a 7-year old boy who was shot and killed Sunday in his Russell neighborhood home. 

LMPD still searching for suspect in fatal hit-and-run last month

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After more than a month, LMPD is still looking for the driver in a fatal hit-and-run.

Man shot in the head in Park Duvalle neighborhood

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One person has been shot in the head in the Park Duvalle neighborhood. 

JCPS graduation schedule: 6,344 students will earn diplomas this week

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Thousands of JCPS seniors will earn diplomas in dozens of graduation ceremonies that will begin Wednesday evening and last through Friday.

Expansion of Louisville's family literacy program targets violence and poverty

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Louisville city leaders announced an expansion Tuesday that could help reduced violence and poverty.

New animal statues draw people to small southern Indiana town Video included

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When a giant trout made its way to the hardware store and a cow ended up in front of the steakhouse, people started talking. 

Frustrated southern Indiana sheriff calls upon Congress to change federal gun law Video included

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The no-gun policy at some federal buildings in Floyd County frustrates Sheriff Frank Loop.

Concerns over curdled milk in Trimble County High School lunchroom spread to Facebook Video included

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A video swirling around Facebook appears to show curdled milk that students were served at Trimble County High School, but school leaders are refuting that claim.

Spalding University planning to buy former Kroger store on South Second Street Video included

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The school hopes to close the deal in June or July.

Jason Ellis' former K-9 partner, Figo, dies in his sleep

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Bardstown Police is mourning the loss of beloved K-9 Figo. 

Report: Rival company approaches Louisville's Brown-Forman with takeover interest

Brown-Forman's headquarters on Dixie Highway in Louisville Brown-Forman's headquarters on Dixie Highway in Louisville
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Louisville-based Brown Forman Corp. has been approached by rival Constellation Brands about a takeover, but the Brown Forman told its rival that it isn’t interested in selling, CNBC reported Tuesday, citing anonymous sources. 

KSP searching for Louisville man missing after being released from jail

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Kentucky State Police needs the public's help in locating a missing person. Jawad Alesachara, 54, of Louisville, was last seen on Friday when he was released from the Carroll County Detention Center. 

Cleanup continues in flood-ravaged Salem, Indiana

Trash and debris lines the creek in Salem, Indiana. Trash and debris lines the creek in Salem, Indiana.
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The water levels have gone down and the flood damage is visible in Salem after heavy rains caused massive flooding in the small city Friday. 

KFC makes special delivery to Kammerer Middle School student and her class

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Eighth grader Victoria Ballard is a big fan of KFC's chicken. 

Adoption reform panel says it will 'do what is best' for Kentucky children Video included

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A panel of state lawmakers appointed by House Speaker Jeff Hoover to fix Kentucky’s adoption system got down to work Tuesday at the State Capitol.

Coroner's office needs public's help locating next of kin for Louisville woman

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The Jefferson County Coroner's Office is looking for next of kin for a 63-year-old woman.

Instacart allows Kentuckiana users to grocery shop without leaving the house Video included

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Instacart is a service that's new to Louisville, Middletown, Prospect, Jeffersonville, Clarksville and New Albany. 

Fallen Indiana troopers honored at Sellersburg ceremony Video included

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Indiana State Police paid tribute to fallen officers Tuesday morning.  

UPDATE | Man charged with murder and DUI after fatal crash on Outer Loop Video included

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One man is charged with murder after a fatal crash Monday afternoon on Outer Loop.

Local teacher inspires students with costumes for the final days of school #MrHaydensCountown

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The clever way Nate Hayden is getting students get even more excited about wrapping up the year at Charlestown High School.  

BOZICH | U of L football underrated? Street & Smith's believes so

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Louisville football underrated? Kentucky football top riser in SEC? Indiana football with first-team all-American? WKU still the pick in Conference USA?

Military base closures targeted in Trump budget

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The plan, unveiled Tuesday as part of the president's spending plan for the 2018 fiscal year, once again prompts questions over the future of U.S. Army’s Fort Knox and Fort Campbell installations in Kentucky.

Kentucky, Indiana to receive share of $18.5 million Target settlement Video included

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The cyber attack that exposed personal information for 60 million customers.

WATCH LIVE AT 2:30 PM: LMPD to release update on case of 7-year-old killed by stray bullet

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LMPD homicide detectives have scheduled a news conference this afternoon to talk about the case of 7-year-old Dequante Hobbs. 

RAW VIDEO | U of L coach Rick Pitino discusses the return of Deng Adel Video included

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University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to update the media on the status of the U of L Cardinals basketball team.

California mom who went to every class with quadriplegic son surprised with honorary MBA

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Judy O'Connor quit her own job to dedicate herself to helping her son get through graduate school.

New splash pad to be unveiled at E. P. 'Tom' Sawyer State Park Video included

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Refreshments, prize giveaways and music will all be featured at the celebration -- as well as free pool admission for designated hours.

City of Salem asks for donations to aid cleanup effort after devastating flood Video included

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Donations are pouring in the help the victims of last week's flood in Salem, Indiana, so the City has created an Emergency Flood Fund to collect and distribute the money quickly.

Louisville Zoo asking for the public to vote on names for maned wolf pups Video included

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The Zoo has settled on five sets of names that the public can choose from...

CRAWFORD | Adel to return as centerpiece of Louisville's 2017-18 team Video included

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Deng Adel will withdraw from the NBA Draft and return to Louisville for his junior season, multiple reports said Tuesday morning.

MSD approves preliminary rate hike; Metro Council must approve

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The monthly increase expected, and the long-term plan for using the additional money. 

Police arrest suspect in connection with Taylor Boulevard homicide Video included

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Robert Crittenden, 22, was arrested on Monday night at 41st and Main Streets.

James Bond actor Sir Roger Moore dead at 89

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Sir Roger Moore, the actor famed for portraying James Bond in seven "007" films between 1973 and 1985, has died after a battle with cancer, according to his family.

WDRB Investigation: New KY law contributes to rise in Louisville juvenile crime Video included

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A new law may be making the fight with juvenile crime in Louisville a tougher battle to win.

2-year-old girl hit and killed by truck in Westport, Indiana Video included

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Indiana State Police say troopers responded to the scene Monday around 9 p.m.

IS claims responsibility for Manchester concert attack that killed 22 Video included

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The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande show that left 22 people dead as young concertgoers fled, some still wearing the American pop star's trademark kitten ears and holding pink balloons.

Drug court judge focused on saving lives, not just punishment Video included

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Video shows Liana Hibbard fidgeting and playing with her hair in courtroom video earlier this month, and District Court Judge Stephanie Burke knew something wasn't right.

California man dies after getting botulism from gas station nacho cheese dip

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Nine other people remain hospitalized in the outbreak. 

Trump sets sight on the big deal: Mideast peace

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Trump doesn't expect to emerge from his two-day visit to Israel and the West Bank with a deal in hand, but he is the latest president to arrive here with the lofty goal in mind.

Several dogs rescued from LaRue County home now up for adoption Video included

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Several dogs who found living in squalor in a LaRue County home after their 68-year-old owner died have been nursed back to health and are now up for adoption. 

Jefferson County Coroner looking for next of kin for 59-year-old man

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The Jefferson County Coroner's Office is looking for the next of kin for Daniel Hayes.

Family of 7-year-old boy shot and killed Sunday has dealt with tragedy before Video included

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Jefferson County Deputy Coroner said Dequante Lamarr Hobbs Jr. was shot and killed Sunday night in the 2100 block of West Madison Street.

Woman injured in hit-and-run on Taylorsville Road: 'I thought I was dead' Video included

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A Louisville woman is recovering after being hit by a truck while riding her bike, and the person responsible never stopped.

Wildlife in Need owner responds to alleged abuse of bear cub Video included

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The owner of Wildlife in Need fired back at PETA on Monday another complaint that alleges animal abuse against a bear cub.

GoFundMe page set up to help pay for funeral of Louisville teenager killed in car crash Video included

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Funeral services will be held Friday for a Louisville high school student hit and killed by a car.

Explosive device blows up in man's hand after he allegedly tries to kill two Spencer County deputies Video included

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Police say it started last Tuesday when someone called 911 to report that there had been an explosion in a home near Taylorsville Lake...

Norton Audubon Hospital to give patients private rooms with new $107 million expansion

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Norton Audubon Hospital is making visits feel a little less painful by coughing up $107 million for new facilities.

CRAWFORD | Four things to watch from Louisville in the ACC Tournament

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Eric Crawford takes an early look at Louisville as it prepares for Thursday's ACC Tournament opener at Louisville Slugger Field.

RAW VIDEO | Police say 7-year-old killed by stray bullet while sitting at kitchen table Video included

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LMPD homicide detectives have released more details after a 7-year-old boy was shot and killed in the Russell neighborhood Sunday night. 

Authorities identify pedestrian struck and killed on I-65

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Authorities have identified a man who died after he was hit by a car while he was walking in the southbound lanes of I-65 Thursday night.

One arrested; North English Station Road reopens following police activity Video included

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The one person taken into custody by Louisville Metro Police.

Louisville's mayor announces plans for 13th annual Memorial Day 'Hike, Bike and Paddle' event Video included

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Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer is asking residents to honor our veterans this Memorial Day by turning off the television and going outside.

BOZICH | Monday Muse: Over/Under U of L, UK, IU football win totals; Fox to the Lakers?

Early projected college football win totals have been posted for U of L, UK and IU. Early projected college football win totals have been posted for U of L, UK and IU.
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Las Vegas has released its projected college football win totals for U of L, UK and IU. What would be the best landing spots for De'Aaron Fox and Brendan McKay?

ACC baseball championship expected to boost Louisville's economy, reputation Video included

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It's the first championship of any kind to come to Louisville

Lawsuit accuses Knox County Sheriff's office of taking bribes to frame innocent man for murder

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The main suspect had for five years made monthly payments to a detective “for the right to conduct criminal activity without fear of prosecution,” according to the suit.

After recent land grab, Churchill Downs may 'build something special' near track, CEO says Video included

Churchill Downs Inc. CEO Bill Carstanjen, May 22, 2017 Churchill Downs Inc. CEO Bill Carstanjen, May 22, 2017
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Churchill Downs' recent splurge on real estate around its iconic Louisville racetrack gives the company “the flexibility and the options to build something special, and do special things,” Churchill CEO Bill Carstanjen said Monday.

VIDEO | Gov. Matt Bevin calls 7-year-old's murder 'unacceptable'; pledges to announce solutions Video included

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In a strongly worded video posted on Facebook, Kentucky's governor calls Louisville's climbing homicide rate "insanity" and vowed to announce solutions next week.

Louisville man accused of using Facebook to send nude images to young boys Video included

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Police say when two of his Facebook pages were blocked, he opened up a third...

Indy pole winner robbed at gunpoint at Taco Bell drive-thru near track Video included

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Police say Indianapolis 500 pole-winner Scott Dixon and fellow former race winner Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint while in a Taco Bell drive-thru lane Sunday night. 

12-year-old boy dies in accidental shooting in Green County Video included

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The victim's name has not been released.

Nationwide recall issued for Nathan's Famous and Beef Master hot dogs

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The possible contamination that prompted the manufacturer to issue the recall. 

Motorcycle racing champ Nicky Hayden 'The Kentucky Kid' dies following accident in Italy Video included

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The Owensboro, Kentucky native was 35-years-old. 

Trump's budget proposal includes huge cuts to food stamps

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The additional cuts to medicaid, pensions and welfare included in the budget. 

CRAWFORD | Monday Motions: Addressing the Pimlico problem, U of L sports finances, unnamed sources

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Eric Crawford makes a few motions he thinks will make the world of sports -- or the world in general -- a better place.

Flynn notifies Senate Intelligence committee that he will invoke Fifth Amendment

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Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn expected on Capitol Hill Monday says he won't comply with subpoena. 

Ford replaces CEO Mark Fields in push to transform business Video included

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Ford is replacing CEO Mark Fields as it struggles to keep its traditional auto-manufacturing business running smoothly while remaking itself as a nimble, high-tech provider of new mobility services.

VIDEO: 6-year-old St. Louis boy goes viral for his message against violence

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Jeffrey Laney says, "Be a grown man and just act good.”

POLICE: Louisville man shot two victims at White Castle restaurant Video included

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Police say the incident happened last June.

Child dies after being shot in the Russell neighborhood Video included

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LMPD is investigating after a 7-year-old child was fatally shot in the Russell neighborhood Sunday night. 

'The Greatest Show on Earth' takes its final bow

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At the end of the 2 1/2 hour show, Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson led the performers, crew and audience in an emotional rendition of "Auld Lang Syne."

Orangutan at the Louisville Zoo kisses baby's foot Video included

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One of the orangutan's gave a four-month-old kisses through the glass.

Businesses damaged after tornado rolls through Madison, Indiana Video included

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Dozens of trees were uprooted and plenty of repairs were needed the day after the storm. 

SUNDAY EDITION | As JCPS interim superintendent, Marty Pollio aims to improve culture, climate and achievement Video included

Marty Pollio checks in with Doss High junior Ja'Nae Jackson about her social studies project on Wednesday. (Photo by Toni Konz, WDRB News) Marty Pollio checks in with Doss High junior Ja'Nae Jackson about her social studies project on Wednesday. (Photo by Toni Konz, WDRB News)
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"I do believe that the culture and morale go hand in hand and they both have to be addressed right away.”

Motorcycle Safety Awareness increases as Summer approaches Video included

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As the temperatures rise so will the number of bikers on the roads this Summer in Kentuckiana.  Sunday a group of riders gathered at Derby City Vibe to urge the importance of sharing the road safely.

Louisville dental office provides free care to kids as part of Sharing Smiles Day Video included

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No insurance was needed to see a dentist for the annual Sharing Smiles Day.

New class of Kentucky officers start state trooper training

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Kentucky State Police is also accepting applications for their traditional 24-week Cadet Class 96, scheduled to start in early 2018. 

Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement Video included

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Dozens of graduates and family members silently stood and walked out as Vice President Mike Pence began his address at Notre Dame's commencement ceremony.

Roads reopen after blown transformer caused closures and delays near Crescent Hill Saturday

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Heavy delays greeted drivers Saturday evening near Crescent Hill after a transformer blew and caused outages in the area.

Louisville-area Texas Roadhouses hosting fundraiser Monday for Officer Nick Rodman's family

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Officer Rodman was killed in the line of duty in March.

UPDATE: Missing 1-year-old boy from Columbus, Indiana found

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Officials say the child was believed to be in extreme danger.

UPDATE: Police say missing 27-year-old Hardin County woman has been safely located

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Authorities had been looking for 27-year-old Melissa Emerick.

U of L River City Rocketry Team wins NASA challenge Video included

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U of L's River City Rocketry team won first place in NASA's Student Launch competition. But a mishap a week before the challenge almost derailed the team.

BOZICH | Preakness fades to bad 'Dreaming' for Derby winner as Cloud Computing scores Video included

Cloud Computing beat Classic Empire at the wire to win the Preakness Saturday.  (Jon Kral photo.) Cloud Computing beat Classic Empire at the wire to win the Preakness Saturday. (Jon Kral photo.)
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The Preakness was supposed to be a two-horse racing between Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming and Classic Empire. Cloud Computing did not get the memo Saturday.

Popular Salem, Ind. racetrack to reopen despite flood Video included

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A well-known racetrack will welcome fans this summer after closing. People in the community say the century old attraction means more than just hearing the rev of the engine.  

Louisville EMS to hold benefit for EMT's son Video included

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Louisville Metro EMS is rallying around one of its own Sunday and is hoping to get the community's support. 

Salem cleans up after raging water floods businesses and washes semi-trucks into the creek Video included

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Flash floods tore a path of destruction through Salem, Indiana, washing out businesses and sweeping away vehicles.

Hooray for Heroes event honors military members and their families Video included

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Memorial Day is just over a week away but Saturday thousands of people honored those who have served and their families.

Local Girl Scouts learn how to save lives, create overdose rescue kits Video included

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Girl Scouts in Bullitt County learned how to save lives Saturday in response to Kentucky's growing opioid problem.

Mighty Kindness Hoot promotes peace, love and friendship at Waterfront Park

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The 'hoot' stands for Hootenanny and is a free community unity festival featuring musicians, activists and natural healers.

City kicks off Cultural Pass, Summer Reading for children, teens

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The free activities available to local students to keep learning over the summer. 

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