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Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies

Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV…

Rolling Stones kick off ‘Zip Code’ stadium tour in San Diego

The Rolling Stones launched their “Zip Code” North American tour in San Diego Sunday with more than two hours of music. …read more Source:: Louisville News       …

John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning…

Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of ‘Aloha’ movie title

Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of the name of a movie filmed and set in Hawaii, saying that titling it “Aloha” is a disrespectful misappropriation of culture and simplifies…

The Latest on weather: More rain in store for Memorial Day

The Latest on weather: More rain in store for Memorial Day

By The Associated Press A line of storms stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes dumped record rainfall on parts of Texas, Oklahoma and other…

Deadly storms swamp Plains, Midwest, force Texans from homes

A line of storms stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes dumped record rainfall on parts of the Plains and Midwest, spawning tornadoes and causing…

National & World News

Authorities detonate suspicious device near U.S. Capitol

(Reuters) – U.S. authorities on Sunday blew up a pressure cooker found in a vehicle…

Thousands of bikers gather in Washington to honor vets

Thousands of bikers gather in Washington to honor vets

By John Clarke WASHINGTON (Reuters) – One week after a gathering of biker gangs in…

John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing…

Man arrested after Washington state courthouse evacuation

A man armed with a knife who caused the evacuation of a Washington state courthouse…

Two dead as south-central U.S. storms force evacuations

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) – Two people were killed in flash flooding and…

Kentucky Politics

Economic Development Secretary Hayes announces retirement

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT – Kentucky Economic Development Secretary Larry Hayes announced Thursday he will retire from the position later this year after seven years in the…

Richard Heath seek recanvass in GOP race for agriculture commissioner

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT –State Rep. Richard Heath of Mayfield, a Republican candidate for agriculture commissioner in Tuesday’s primary election, asked Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes…

Grimes prepares for potential recanvass in GOP gubernatorial primary

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT — Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes said Wednesday that her office is prepared for a potential recanvass in Tuesday’s razor-close Republican primary…

James Comer confirms that Rand Paul reached out with encouraging message

By Sam Youngman [email protected] Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer, under fire for allegations that he abused his college girlfriend, confirmed a report that U.S. Sen. Rand Paul reached…

Grimes predicts only 10 percent voter turnout in Tuesday’s primary election

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT — Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is predicting only 10 percent voter turnout in Tuesday’s primary election. Grimes, the state’s chief election…

Sports

The 2015-16 Bowl Schedule & an Early Look at Potential UofL Bowl Destinations

Photo – Andy Lyons, Getty Images The majority of the bowl games don’t have a kickoff time scheduled yet, but since…

LSL is Today at 6 (or Immediately Following UofL Baseball) on 93.9 The Ville

LSL follows UofL Baseball today at 6:00 on 93.9 The Ville as the guys discuss all things UofL athletics. We’ll be…

Louisville-Clemson Listed as One of College Football’s 10 ‘Emerging Rivalries’

Given the recent success of both programs and the thrilling game the two teams played in last October, Bleacher Report listed…

Football: An ACC Overview, Comparing it to the SEC, & a Brief UofL Preview

Photo – gocards.com We’re still months away from kickoff, so in an effort to whet your football appetite, we’ll posting links…

Louisville Business

Leaders to immigrants: Tell your family and friends about Louisville

Louisville leaders are encouraging foreign-born residents of Louisville to call their friends and family and tell them how much they enjoy living here. “If you are going…

Louisville Entertainment

Dec 5 – Dec 6, 2014 – A Victorian Christmas

6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. The holidays are off to a festive start when you visit White Hall State Historic Site’s A Victorian Christmas. Costumed interpreters will…