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Teddy Bridgewater says thank you to U of L students in an ad in its student paper. Eric Crawford photo. Teddy Bridgewater says thank you to U of L students in an ad in its student paper. Eric Crawford photo.

CRAWFORD | Bridgewater says a final 'thank you' to U of L in student paper

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Teddy Bridgewater had one more classy move for University of Louisville students and fans -- he said Thank You with an ad in the semester's first edition of The Louisville Cardinal student newspaper.

Grimes and McConnell make joint appearance at Owensboro festival Video included

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The event is part of Owensboro's Red, White and Blue picnic, which is similar to the Fancy Farm picnic format.

Glendale Fire Department expected to be back in service Tuesday night Video included

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The move comes weeks after firefighter Jonathan French was killed near mile marker 113 of I-65.

JCPS: Letter outlining cuts to family resource centers a “misunderstanding”

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Tuesday email to centers claimed four percent cut for each.

BOZICH | Darrell Griffith Athletic Center primed to sparkle at West End School Video included

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Former University of Louisville star Darrell Griffith has received countless honors in his basketball career but few things excite him as much as what is happening at the West End School.

Surveillance cameras catch suspect in robbery at Poplar Level Road CVS Pharmacy

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Louisville Metro Police's Robbery Unit is requesting assistance in identifying a suspect in a robbery at a CVS Pharmacy on Poplar Level Road. 

Metro Council members to move forward with minimum wage ordinance Video included

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A proposed ordinance would raise wage to $10.10 an hour across Louisville.

Judges blast Indiana, Wisconsin gay marriage bans

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Federal appeals judges bristled Tuesday at arguments defending gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin, with one Republican appointee comparing them to now-defunct laws that once outlawed weddings between blacks and whites.

Emergency responders preparing for I-65 lane closures Video included

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First responders are meeting ahead of next week's I-65 lane changes to prepare for more traffic and less room on the road. 

Police searching for suspect after Clarksville woman shot inside her apartment Video included

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A Clarksville woman was shot inside her apartment early Tuesday morning.

Diverse Woodworking, LLC opens in Lanesville Video included

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A young Southern Indiana husband and wife business team have dreams of making it big with the opening of a new manufacturing operation in Lanesville within sight of I-64.

Acting Clark Co. Sheriff dies after illness Video included

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Chief Deputy John Kahafer with the Clark County Sheriff's Department has died.

Kentucky Distillers' Association announces first-ever membership drive

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More than 20 new distilleries are opening throughout the Commonwealth.

Former prosecutor accused of misconduct in a second case

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Tom Van De Rostyne allegedly acted "improperly and vindictively" in trying to get a witness to testify.

One Knox letter-writing campaign discouraging funding cuts at Fort Knox

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The letter writing campaign brought in 15,852 letters encouraging Army leaders to not make more funding cuts at Fort Knox.

Activists show up at WDRB to protest Bill Lamb's Point of View Video included

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Last week, Lamb criticized Louisville Metro councilwoman Attica Scott for a comment she made in connection with the recent unrest in Ferguson...

Jury selection begins in Hammond's third murder trial Video included

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Jury selection is under way for Dejuan Hammond's third murder trial.

WDRB's Bill Lamb accepts ALS ice bucket challenge Video included

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The local business leader that issued the challenge, and when Lamb will take the challenge live on air.

Ky. transportation officials seek dismissal of Louisville firm's bridges suit

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Mathis & Sons alleges Kentucky Transportation Cabinet's "fraudulent and discriminatory actions" cost the company a contract on the Ohio River Bridges Project.

BOZICH | Would Kentucky beat Blue Ribbon's All-American team? Yes

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Kentucky did not place any players on the Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook all-American team but the Wildcats would be favored to beat Blue Ribbon's team.

Jessamine Co. inmate charged with murder after fellow inmate overdoses on drug-soaked underwear Video included

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Michael Jones is accused of soaking the underwear with methadone and bringing it to the jail.

DYCHE | Obama, Paul and The ISIS Crisis Video included

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Some Republicans are pounding the drums for Obama to take the battle against ISIS into Syria and beyond. Not Kentucky's junior U.S. Senator Rand Paul.

BOZICH | Brohm, WKU downtown billboard "Spreading the Red"

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Drivers on I-65 in downtown Louisville should prepare for a new billboard this week -- one that promotes Western Kentucky football and its strong ties to the metro area.

High-profile politicians lend support to Kentucky's U.S. Senate candidates

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Madeleine Albright and Mitt Romney wade into Kentucky's U.S. Senate Race to lend their support to the candidates. 

Federal prosecutions not easy in police shootings

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Federal authorities investigating possible civil rights violations in the Aug. 9 death of Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson must meet a difficult standard of proof, a challenge that has complicated the path to prosecution in past police shootings.

Louisville Muslims denounce ISIS terrorist activities Video included

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An estimated 5,000 to 7,000 Muslims attend prayers at mosques in the Louisville area.

NTSB Sanctions UPS, Pilots' Association over remarks about crash Video included

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The agency says each posted remarks online this month about pilot's rest time and whether the federal guidelines should be changed.

Former payroll manager of Shelby Co. Public Schools accused of stealing from district Video included

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Benita Anglin is accused of stealing at least $80,000 from March 2007 to March 2014. State Police say Anglin used a former employee's identity to steal the money.

Ohio River residents in E. Ky. at risk of losing federal flood insurance

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Greenup County among locales in four states out of compliance for the National Flood Insurance Program, FEMA says in federal filing.

BOZICH | Louisville needs receiving committee to replace DeVante Parker Video included

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A left-foot injury will force Louisville senior receiver DeVante Parker to the sidelines for the start of the Cardinals' football season.

CRAWFORD BLOG | Harrell named preseason All-American by Blue Ribbon

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Louisville junior Montrezl Harrell was named a first-team preseason All-American by Blue Ribbon College Basketball yearbook.

UPS, Independent Pilots Association sanctioned by NTSB over online comments

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Both agencies posted remarks online earlier this month about pilot rest time and whether the federal guidelines should be changed. 

Bardstown woman accused of forging prescriptions for herself and two others

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The suspect allegedly forged prescriptions for herself and two others, police say.

Two Walgreens pharmacy techs accused of stealing prescription meds

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Two suspects at two different Walgreens stores -- but both are facing similar charges.

CRAWFORD | For Stoops and UK, time to move forward with young talent Video included

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Mark Stoops has been stockpiling talent with his last two recruiting classes, one of them the most highly rated in school history. This season, he starts to put that youth into service.

JCPS school board votes not to raise property taxes Video included

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After more than an hour of public comment and debate at two separate meetings, the Jefferson County Board of Education voted not to increase property taxes to balance its $1.3 billion budget. 

Fake job applicant steals purses from patrons at restaurant bars

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A Louisville man is accused of posing as a potential job applicant, and then making off with other people's purses.

BOZICH | What does Las Vegas say about DeVante Parker's absence? Video included

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How have the college football observers in Las Vegas reacted to the news that Louisville will be without receiver DeVante Parker for six to eight weeks?

Masked suspects hit electronics stores in series of smash-and-grab thefts Video included

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A group of thieves has been able to steal thousands of dollars in electronics in less than a minute from local stores.

Ford celebrates launch of 2015 Lincoln MKC Video included

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The MKC, a luxury mini-SUV, represents Lincoln's first entry into the SUV market. 

City of New Delhi hires monkey chasers Video included

A monkey chaser wields a slingshot against a feral foe. A monkey chaser wields a slingshot against a feral foe.
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The city has had enough monkey business and is now making an effort to keep the animals from stealing food and biting citizens. 

CRAWFORD | Three and out: Petrino press conference highlights Video included

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Hitting the highlights from University of Louisville coach Bobby Petrino's weekly press conference before the Cardinals open their season against Miami next Monday.

CRAWFORD | Source: Johnson cleared to play for U of L

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Freshman forward Jaylen Johnson has enrolled at the University of Louisville, but the NCAA Clearinghouse has yet to clear him to play.

Area businesses hope Kindred Healthcare can be cure for S. 4th St. Video included

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Records show the company has purchased properties at Theater Square, but its intentions for them remain a mystery.

Accused killer Ricky Kelly indicted at state level after attempt to prosecute in federal court Video included

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He's charged with the 2005 murder of LaJuante Jackson as part of an effort to protect a drug trafficking organization.

"Big squeeze" expected to bring big changes to I-65 in southern Indiana Video included

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It's the part of the Ohio River Bridges project that is expected to have the biggest impact on commuters so far.

Indiana's ban on same-sex marriage to be tested before U.S. Court of Appeals

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Hoosiers Unite for Marriage held rallies across the state today, before several supporters traveled to Chicago for the hearing.

Apple offering to replace some faulty iPhone 5 batteries for free

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Apple says a very small percentage of iPhone 5s may suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more often.

The Kentucky Lottery advertises its money trail in wake of new state budget bill

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For the first time in its 25 year history, the Kentucky Lottery is advertising where proceeds from the sale of its games are spent.

Ky. Dept. of Education asking for feedback on Common Core standards Video included

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The state is asking people to read the Common Core standards and determine if they're appropriate for each grade level.

Louisville man accused of posing as job applicant before stealing purses

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The suspect is accused of snatching three purses from customers at two different restaurants.

Louisville father arrested after allegedly leaving 2-year-old in hot car

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When officers arrived, the child was allegedly "sweating profusely and seemed disoriented."

James Taylor coming to the Yum! Center on November 7

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The hits he's best known for, and the date the tickets go on sale.

AP sources: US surveillance planes fly over Syria Video included

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The move could pave the way for airstrikes against Islamic State militant targets there...

U.S. officials say Egypt and United Arab Emirates bombed Islamist militias inside Libya

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U.S. officials say the United States wasn't notified in advance of the attacks.

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