Kentucky State Police arrested a man Wednesday night in connection with a murder investigation in Shelby County.
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With sustained winds of 155 mph and a storm surge of up to 14 feet, Hurricane Michael is one of the strongest storms to ever make landfall in the U.S.
Some residents say relief has been slow. Some have stayed and hope to rebuild what they lost, but there's a stark difference between the beach and this low-to-middle income residential area.
Some suburban cities in Jefferson County could consider a rebate for citizens to offset costs of a tax hike proposal by Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer.
Currently, people wanting to carry a concealed firearm in Kentucky have to receive a permit for their local sheriff’s office. Openly carrying a gun is legal in most part of the state.
Carl Nett, a Republican, filed to run on the ballot as Carl “Trump” Nett, however, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes removed the nickname prior to certifying ballot names on Monday.
Last week, Fischer, a Democrat, warned last week that Metro government may need to lay off public workers, stop services and make other moves to handle state-ordered increases in public pension costs.
Blaze Ayers, 28, is facing additional charges of escape and criminal mischief as a result of the failed escape attempt on Monday.
In October 2017, a lone gunman opened fire on an outdoor concert on the Las Vegas Strip near the Mandalay Bay Resort killing 59 and wounding more than 400.
The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Fayette Circuit Court by Hoover, Rep. Michael Meredith and former Rep. Jim DeCesare, claims the woman broke the terms of a confidential settlement agreement that paid her $110,000.