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Mellow Mushroom may open Highlands location by end of year

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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.

$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.

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.

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.

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.

SpaceX resupply ship headed to International Space Station after successful launch

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A fresh load of supplies is finally on its way to the International Space Station.

Twelve climbers die in avalanche on Mt. Everest

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It's a tragedy that surpasses the deadly Everest disaster described in Jon Krakauer's "Into Thin Air."

Llama drama ensues at southern Colo. campus Video included

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A llama ran wild on a college campus -- and of course the visit was captured on camera.

Police arrest Doss student after bomb threat Video included

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Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a bomb threat at Doss High School earlier this week.

Louisville business owner accused of illegally obtaining food stamps

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Authorities say her business made a gross income of over $590,000 in 16 months. So why was she on food stamps?

Louisville woman accused of driving while intoxicated with 4-year-old in van Video included

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Police say she admitted to taking painkillers before getting behind the wheel.

LMPD: child dies after hit-and-run crash in PRP Video included

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Accident occurred about 7 p.m. on Grandel Blvd. in PRP. Suspect arrested later in separate neighborhood, police say.

DYCHE | Previewing Kentucky's 2016 U.S. Senate Race

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All eyes are focused on this year's Kentucky U.S. Senate race, but the next one is actually already underway.

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.

Milton-Madison Bridge reopens to traffic Video included

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Bridge opened at 7:18 p.m. Thursday, more than four hours ahead of schedule.

Creative Alliance donates $5K to make downtown safer Video included

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City officials believe that's one of the steps needed to keep the city safe and children off the streets.

U of L announces apparel deal with Adidas Video included

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The University of Louisville and Adidas have extended their partnership for five years through 2018-19, according to U of L Athletics Director Tom Jurich.

BOZICH | Louisville, Indiana Recruits Excel In Derby Classic Video included

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Louisville recruits Jaylen Johnson and Quentin Snider as well as Indiana recruits Robert Johnson and Max Hoetzel performed well in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic competition Thursday.

Watch the game on WDRB at 7 p.m. Friday.

Jeffersonville mayor blasts INDOT over Big Four Bridge progress Video included

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"The opening of the Big Four is nearly a year behind schedule," Mike Moore said Thursday. "There has been one delay after another. The citizens of Jeffersonville deserve better..."

POLICE: Gilbert's Pay Lake used as front for illegal activity Video included

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Bullitt County Drug Task Force Officers make big bust at a local pay lake.

Hooten pleads guilty to murder; Victim's father relieved Video included

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Todd Willenborg says he and family members want to see Hooten behind bars for life.

JCPS considering sending out fewer report cards Video included

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The district wants to know what you think about a plan.

William Clyde Gibson sentenced to 65 years in prison Video included

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It's a definitive move that ensures that an accused serial killer will never be free again -- and there's still one more case to go.

Louisville Metro Police asking for help to find credit card thieves

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Investigators believe the pair has hit more than 50 times, stealing the cards out of purses left in cars at parks and parking lots in the East End and Highlands.

Miley Cyrus concert postponed at Yum! Center to August 9

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Earlier Thursday, Cyrus tweeted out a note that she is currently hospitalized because of an allergic reaction to medication for a sinus infection.

Hats, hats and more hats as businesses get ready for Derby Video included

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Just a couple weeks left until the Kentucky Derby. Pink and lavender hats are going fast.

Fair Board wants more sponsors for the Kentucky State Fair Video included

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Fair Board CEO Rip Rippetoe tells WDRB News how he is trying to get the Expo Center operations, including Freedom Hall, back on firm financial footing.

Richard Hooten pleads guilty to rape and murder of 17-year-old Video included

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Hooten gained local notoriety in March 2013 when he spoke to the media slowly and methodically about how the murder took place.

Charleston man fined $525 after not paying for soda refill at hospital

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The construction worker claims he wasn't given a chance to pay for the refill and will now contest the hefty fine in federal court.

Jury recommends 15 years for Schook Video included

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The jury that convicted Rev. James Schook of sexual abuse has recommended a 15-year prison sentence.

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