Louisville News
LMPD: Man accused of carjacking vehicle, holding men hostage in custody

LMPD: Man accused of carjacking vehicle, holding men hostage in custody

The man who allegedly carjacked a vehicle at gunpoint with two men inside and took them hostage for several hours is now in police custody. …read more Source::…

LMPD: Suspect carjacks multiple vehicles, possibly has hostage

LMPD: Suspect carjacks multiple vehicles, possibly has hostage

Multiple police agencies are investigating reports of several attempted carjackings and a possible stolen car with a hostage inside. …read more Source:: Louisville News     …

Averette sworn in as county judge-executive

Averette sworn in as county judge-executive

A long time Democratic Party activist has been sworn in as the new Jefferson County judge-executive. Queenie Averette took the oath of office on the steps of Metro…

Churchill Downs jockeys visit Kosair Children’s Hospital

Churchill Downs jockeys visit Kosair Children’s Hospital

Some very special visitors made the day of little ones at Kosair Children’s Hospital. In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, several jockeys based at Churchill Downs visited…

Family hit by repeat impaired driver near KFC Yum! Center

Family hit by repeat impaired driver near KFC Yum! Center

The New Albany man charged with DUI and assault in connection with hitting a pregnant mother and her two children sat behind bars Friday. …read more Source:: Louisville…

Pop-up beer garden and entertainment space opens downtown

Pop-up beer garden and entertainment space opens downtown

ReSurfaced opened Friday at the site of what was supposed to be the Museum Plaza. The plan for a $100 million skyscraper development that would change Louisville’s skyline…

National & World News

Purdue shooter sentenced to 65 years

Purdue shooter sentenced to 65 years

Indiana man admitted fatally stabbing, shooting fellow student inside crowded classroom. …read more Source:: Top…

Texas governor orders National Guard to look for dead immigrants

Texas governor orders National Guard to look for dead immigrants

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) – Texas Governor Rick Perry on Friday ordered the…

Body of Texas sheriff’s deputy found in lake

Body of Texas sheriff’s deputy found in lake

Divers found the body of a missing Central Texas sheriff’s deputy Friday, a day after…

White House press, staff allowed back in after brief evacuation

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House staff and reporters returned to the building…

Part of White House evacuated; Obama not present: witnesses

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House staff and reporters were evacuated on Friday…

Kentucky Politics

So Much For Obamacare Being The Scary Devil

So Much For Obamacare Being The Scary Devil

Fact-checkers find fault with several claims made in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race. The Obama administration on Thursday finally revealed how many people paid for Obamacare on the national…

Here’s More On Rand Paul Flip-Flopping Like Crazy

Here’s More On Rand Paul Flip-Flopping Like Crazy

Lil Randy took his extremist chicken hawking to CBS the other day: …read more Source:: Kentucky Politics     …

Indicative Of The Problems Facing Montgomery Co.

Indicative Of The Problems Facing Montgomery Co.

Have you ever wondered why there are so many daycare/childcare issues within Montgomery County Schools? Part of the reason is because the woman in charge, Kristi Carter, hires…

YET ANOTHER Montgomery Co. Schools Billboard!

YET ANOTHER Montgomery Co. Schools Billboard!

Montgomery County Schools superintendent Joshua Powell doesn’t have the cash for textbooks or the lunch program but can spend tens upon tens of thousands of dollars on billboards…

Boom. Hell Has Officially Frozen Over In Kentucky.

Boom. Hell Has Officially Frozen Over In Kentucky.

Just look: ANNE NORTHUP ENDORSES JAMIE COMER Anne Northup may be the devil (there’s evidence suggesting that she is) but this is a significant moment in gubernatorial politics.…

Sports

Did Virginia Tech Ultimately Keep the ACC Together in 2012?

Photo – HokieSports.com The wild and crazy ride that was conference realignment is over and all is calm in the Power…

Bonnafon Grieving the Loss of His Father

Photo – USA TODAY The C-J’s Adam Himmelsbach hit it out of the park with this piece, detailing how the Bonnafon…

Carriage racing schedule for Hermitage Farms

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LSL Podcast: UofL/ACC Football with Andrea Adelson & Recruiting with Mike Hughes

On this edition of LSL, we breakdown the loss to Virginia and look ahead to rest of the season, while looking…

Louisville Business

What’s happening with your commute next week?

Each week, a new list of lane restrictions and closures is provided by the Ohio River Bridges project, as a result of ongoing construction work associated with…

Louisville Entertainment

Dec 6 – Dec 7, 2014 – Fall Elk Watches

Call the lodge to reserve your spot on the van to see these majestic animals, reintroduced by Ky. Fish and Wildlife and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation…