Louisville News
Coast Guard suspending search at sunset for missing teens

Coast Guard suspending search at sunset for missing teens

The Coast Guard says it’s suspending its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who’ve been missing for a week. …read more Source:: Louisville News       …

Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect

Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect

A federal magistrate entered not guilty pleas on 33 federal charges, including for hate crimes, for a white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black…

Charleston church shooting suspect pleads not guilty to federal hate crime charges

Charleston church shooting suspect pleads not guilty to federal hate crime charges

The suspected gunman in the Mother Emanuel AME Church shooting is expected to face a federal court judge Friday for a formal reading of the criminal charges against…

UPDATE: 16-year-old homicide victim ID’d; 17-year-old charged with murder

UPDATE: 16-year-old homicide victim ID’d; 17-year-old charged with murder

Detectives have recovered the weapon used in the shooting. …read more Source:: Louisville News       …

Kerry off to Mideast with Egypt, Iran deal, Syria on agenda

Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to the Middle East for security talks in Egypt and discussions in Qatar with Arab foreign ministers whose countries are wary…

Cards to open 2018 football season against Alabama

Cards to open 2018 football season against Alabama

The Cards and Crimson Tide will meet Sept. 1, 2018, at Orlando’s Citrus Bowl. …read more Source:: Louisville News       …

National & World News

St. Louis justice system discriminates against black children: U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The St. Louis County, Missouri, Family Court discriminates against black children in…

How Pentagon war fund became a budget buster Washington can’t resist

How Pentagon war fund became a budget buster Washington can’t resist

By Warren Strobel WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of U.S. troops deployed in battle zones…

Police investigating vehicle that hit barricade near U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Capitol Police said they were investigating a vehicle that struck a…

Pennsylvania jail escapee suspected of killing woman: police

Robert Crissman, 38, escaped from Armstrong County jail, about 40 miles (60 km) northeast of…

Suspect in Charleston church massacre to be arraigned on hate charges

Suspect in Charleston church massacre to be arraigned on hate charges

Relatives of nine African-Americans killed at a historic South Carolina church may get a second…

Kentucky Politics

Family Foundation plans Aug. 22 ‘Religious Freedom’ rally

HERALD-LEADER FRANKFORT BUREAU FRANKFORT – The Family Foundation, a conservative group based in Lexington, is to hold a “First Amendment/Religious Freedom Rally” at noon Aug. 22 on the…

2 GOP lawmakers sponsor bill to exempt ministers, county clerks from liability for following their religious beliefs

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT — Two Republican state representatives said Wednesday they will sponsor legislation to exempt ministers and county clerks from civil or criminal liability for…

Kentucky unveils new campaign to promote HPV vaccine

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT –Kentucky will start a statewide campaign July 20 to encourage parents to get their children vaccinated against human papillomavirus, a virus that can…

Conservative group gives $50,000 for legal defense for right-to-work

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT –Americans for Prosperity, a conservative political advocacy group initially funded by philanthropist brothers David and Charles Koch, is giving a $50,000 grant to…

Lawmakers review salary hike for transportation engineers

By Jack Brammer [email protected] FRANKFORT –The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is going in the right direction in raising salaries of hundreds of engineers to curb high turnover and costly…

Sports

WATCH: The ’91 Fiesta Bowl Blowout

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Louisville to Face Alabama to Open the Season in Orlando in 2018

Photo – Andy Lyons, Getty Images Coach Petrino hinted at the ACC Kickoff that they were working on a big-time opening…

LSL Podcast: Football Recruiting, ACC Expansion, Christian Dudley

The guys spoke on a variety of topics including the 2016 football recruiting class, new targets for Coach Pitino, and the…

ACC Football Roundup: Expansion, Friday Nights, Top 25 Poll

On the radio show this week, we mentioned the fact that the conference realignment rumor mill has fired up again. Here’s…

Louisville Business

Editorial: Innovators require help, funds to stay, grow here

Hear that slow but powerful sucking sound? That’s an imagined noise we “hear” that’s “made” by the exit of Louisville innovators from our community. The “sound” makes…

Louisville Entertainment

Apr 19 – Apr 27, 2014 – National Park Week

National Park Week is an annual event that features Wildflower Day, free cave tours, and Junior Ranger Day. …read more Source:: Louisville Entertainment       …