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 2020-09-24 14:16 

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The Latest: Sweden's PM keeps limit on gatherings...

STOCKHOLM -- Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven says he's keeping the 50 person-limit for gatherings....

 2020-09-24 14:12 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Protests erupt in Louisville after Breonna Taylor decision...

After an announcement that only one of the three officers involved in the shooting death of 26-year-old Breonna Taylor would be indicted, protesters gathered in Louisville on Sept. 23, 2020. ......

 2020-09-24 14:05 

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[ KY ]

Stocks swing on Wall Street as September stays volatile...

New York (AP) — Stocks are swinging between losses and gains in early Thursday trading on Wall Street, as the number of layoffs sweeping the country remains stubbornly high....

 2020-09-24 14:05 

Lexington Herald-Leader

A timeline of events related to the death of Breonna Taylor...

Here is a timeline of events that began with the death of Breonna Taylor, a Black woman whose killing by police in her home in Kentucky has encouraged a national ......

 2020-09-24 14:02 

Courier-Journal

Check out Week 3 high school football picks from Jason Frakes, David Kim and Kent Spencer...

This week's top high school football games include Male-Butler, Manual-North Bullitt and George Rogers Clark-Ballard....

 2020-09-24 14:02 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Trump-appointed judges under an election-year political lens...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — U.S. District Judge Eli Richardson, a Trump administration appointee who bucked the president's conservative base by blocking a Tennessee law that restricts mail-in voting, had an announcement to make before wrapping up h...

 2020-09-24 13:59 

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[ KY ]

Over 360 more detained in Belarus in protests against leader...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Over 360 more people have been detained in Belarus during protests against the country's authoritarian president, who was unexpectedly sworn in to his sixth term in office after an election the opposition says was rigged....

 2020-09-24 13:58 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

In Taylor case, limits of law overcome calls for justice...

"Arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor" became a rallying cry this summer, emblazoned on T-shirts worn by celebrities and sports stars while protesters filled the streets demanding police accountability. In the end, none of the officers were c...

 2020-09-24 13:58 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Cheetos-covered street corn, breakfast burritos: Sneak peek at Lexington's new taqueria...

There are several popular restaurants and lesser-known food truck options around the city serving Mexican food. Now Lexington has its first Southern California-style taqueria. Bandido Taqueria Mexicana traces its roots ......

 2020-09-24 13:46 

WDKY

[ Lexington ]

Health dept. reports 79 new COVID cases in Lexington; 40 are college students...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department reported 79 new COVID-19 cases for its update for Wednesday. No new deaths were reported. The city's death toll from the virus remains at 72. The health department says say the num...

 2020-09-24 13:44 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Pageant powerhouse Venezuela to hold virtual beauty contest...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — For the first time in decades of Miss Venezuela competitions, the pageant powerhouse's so-called "most beautiful night" will not be live as organizers try to put on a compelling contest virtually amid a pandemic...

 2020-09-24 13:44 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

German bishops set up system for larger sex abuse payments...

BERLIN (AP) — The Catholic Church in Germany is setting up a new system to compensate survivors of sexual abuse by clergy that will provide for payments of up to about 50,000 euros ($58,400) each....

 2020-09-24 13:41 

WDKY

[ Lexington ]

One hospitalized after Lexington house fire...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - One person is hospitalized after a Lexington fire. It happened around 9 p. m. Wednesday night on Rhodora Ridge in the Tates Creek area. One person was taken to the hospital and two animals were rescued from the home. Crews said the...

 2020-09-24 13:40 

Lexington Herald-Leader

The Latest: Protest in Portland over Breonna Taylor decision...

The Latest on a grand jury's decision not to indict police officers on criminal charges directly related to Breonna Taylor's death: (all times EDT) 9:30 a.m. Police in Portland say ......

 2020-09-24 13:39 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

The Latest: Protest in Portland over Breonna Taylor decision...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a grand jury's decision not to indict police officers on criminal charges directly related to Breonna Taylor's death: (all times EDT)...

 2020-09-24 13:38 

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[ KY ]

'Are people to be left to die?' Vaccine pleas fill UN summit...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — If the United Nations was created from the ashes of World War II, what will be born from the global crisis of COVID-19?...

 2020-09-24 13:32 

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[ KY ]

Palm oil labor abuses linked to world's top brands, banks...

PENINSULAR MALAYSIA (AP) — An invisible workforce of millions of laborers from some of the poorest corners of Asia toil in the palm oil industry, many of them enduring various forms of exploitation, with the most serious abuses including child......

 2020-09-24 13:31 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Executives of Kentucky clinics sentenced to prison in $1.6 million tax case...

Two executives at a string of Central Kentucky health clinics have been sentenced to prison and ordered to pay nearly $1.5 million after admitting they didn't pay federal taxes. Ann ......

 2020-09-24 13:31 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

President and First Lady to pay respects to Justice Ginsburg...

Justice Ginsburg died last week at the age of 87. She is currently lying in repose at the Supreme Court for a second day.Justice Ginsburg died last week at the age of 87. She is currently lying in repose at the Supreme Court for a second day....

 2020-09-24 13:31 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Glasgow EPB approves new electric rate structure...

The Glasgow Electric Plant Board voted Tuesday to use a proposal drafted by one of its board members as a working model for a new electric rate structure....

 2020-09-24 13:29 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Palm oil labor abuses linked to world's top brands, banks...

PENINSULAR MALAYSIA (AP) — Jum's words tumble out over the phone, his voice growing ever more frantic....

 2020-09-24 13:29 

WDKY

[ Lexington ]

Trump, Biden, Gov. Beshear release statements on events in Louisville...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDKY) - Both President Donald Trump and Governor Andy Beshear have released statements on social media about the officer-involved shooting in downtown Louisville Wednesday night. "Praying for the two police officers that were shot ton...

 2020-09-24 13:28 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

AP PHOTOS: In era of the virus, the UN meeting that wasn't...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — When world leaders descend on the United Nations for their yearly meeting, U.N. headquarters in New York City transforms into a hectic, vibrant place....

 2020-09-24 13:28 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Lawyer: Case of Black inmate set to die reveals racial bias...

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The lawyer for the first Black inmate scheduled to die this year as part of the Trump administration's resumption of federal executions says race played a central role in landing her client on death row......

 2020-09-24 13:27 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Thailand sues Facebook, Twitter for allowing banned material...

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's government lodged complaints with police Thursday against Facebook and Twitter, alleging they failed to comply with court orders to block content judged illegal under Thai law....

 2020-09-24 13:26 

Courier-Journal

Arrest citation details charges against Larynzo Johnson, suspect accused in LMPD shooting...

Larynzo Johnson, of Louisville, is facing several charges after police say he shot two LMPD officers Wednesday during the Breonna Taylor protests....

 2020-09-24 13:25 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

UK is preparing human rights sanctions against Belarus...

LONDON (AP) — Britain is preparing sanctions on individuals allegedly involved in human rights violations in Belarus, working with the United States and Canada to hold President Alexander Lukashenko and his government accountable....

 2020-09-24 13:24 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

As virus surges, critics say UK hasn't learned from mistakes...

LONDON (AP) — Britain bungled its response to the coronavirus the first time around. Now many scientists fear it's about to do it again....

 2020-09-24 13:24 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Fayette students were promised Chromebooks. Some are now being asked to pay a fee....

Jackie Cornett was among the Fayette school parents on Wednesday surprised to receive a $25 bill for a Chromebook mobile device fee. The bill came after officials had said earlier ......

 2020-09-24 13:23 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

Former VW boss Winterkorn faces trial on 2nd set of charges...

BERLIN (AP) — A German court has ruled that former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn must face trial on a second set of charges in the company's diesel emissions scandal, this time accused of market manipulation....

 2020-09-24 13:21 

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[ KY ]

1st Kosovar Albanian arrested on war crime charges...

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — A special international court said Thursday that a former commander of the separatist fighters in Kosovo's 1998-1999 war has been arrested as part of a war crimes and crimes against humanity probe stemming from the confli...

 2020-09-24 13:12 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Tennessee lawmaker plans to file legislation to end no-knock warrants...

Sen. Raumesh Akbari (D Memphis) tweeted that she plans to file legislation in the next general assembly to end no-knock warrants.Sen. Raumesh Akbari (D Memphis) tweeted that she plans to file legislation in the next general assembly to end no-knock warran...

 2020-09-24 12:57 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

What's next in the Breonna Taylor case?...

One former police officer has been charged in the Breonna Taylor case, but that doesn't mean it's the end of investigations.One former police officer has been charged in the Breonna Taylor case, but that doesn't mean it's the end of invest...

 2020-09-24 12:43 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Another 870,000 Americans file new unemployment claims...

The number of people seeking unemployment benefits each week is still high, and the economy has recovered only about half the 22 million jobs that were lost to the pandemic.The number of people seeking unemployment benefits each week is still high, and th...

 2020-09-24 12:42 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Suspect charged in the shooting that injured two LMPD officers...

According to the arrest citation, Larynzo Johnson, 26, faces two counts of assaulting a police officer and 14 counts of wanton endangerment of a police officer....

 2020-09-24 12:38 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Q&A: What were the results of Breonna Taylor investigation?...

Six months after Breonna Taylor was fatally shot by police in her Kentucky apartment, a grand jury delivered a long-awaited answer about whether the officers would be punished. The jury ......

 2020-09-24 12:14 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Dozens taken into custody during Louisville protests; 2 wounded officers expected to survive...

At least 46 people, and potentially as many as 100 people, were taken into custody overnight in Louisville during demonstrations following the announcement of the grand jury's decision in the Breonna Taylor case, according to multiple reports.At least...

 2020-09-24 11:30 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Louisville man charged for crashing into 2 police vehicles during chase in Indiana...

Officers from several other agencies joined the pursuit, and the car collided with two Indiana State Police vehicles near the 71 mile marker on I-65....

 2020-09-24 11:29 

Courier-Journal

LIVE UPDATES: Louisville police say around 100 arrests overnight at Breonna Taylor protests...

Louisville police arrested around 100 people during protests following the Breonna Taylor case announcement. Follow our live updates Thursday...

 2020-09-24 11:15 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Carole Baskin of 'Tiger King' fame sued for defamation...

The lawsuit says Baskin defamed McQueen by posting a video diary entry on YouTube earlier this month in which she says McQueen played a role in Lewis' disappearance.The lawsuit says Baskin defamed McQueen by posting a video diary entry on YouTube earl...

 2020-09-24 11:07 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Dozens arrested during Breonna Taylor demonstrations in Louisville...

Police say several businesses on Preston Highway were looted early Thursday morning....

 2020-09-24 11:05 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Man detained after driving car through crowd of Breonna Taylor protesters in Denver, police say...

A man has been detained after he drove his car through a crowd of protesters calling for justice in the Breonna Taylor case outside the Colorado State Capitol late Wednesday night.A man has been detained after he drove his car through a crowd of protester...

 2020-09-24 09:17 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Mill Springs Battlefield added to National Park System...

Mill Springs Battlefield National Monument in Kentucky has been formally added to the National Park System, officials announced. Mill Springs in Nancy, Kentucky, was the location of the first major ......

 2020-09-24 09:16 

The News Enterprise

Mill Springs Battlefield added to National Park System...

NANCY, Ky. (AP) — Mill Springs Battlefield National Monument in Kentucky has been formally added to the National Park System, officials announced....

 2020-09-24 09:03 

The Daily Independent

Swims dive into new endeavor...

RUSSELL The Swims are making another splash in the area....

 2020-09-24 08:04 

The Daily Independent

'Take the firehouse to the kids': Safety video features Ashland fire department...

ASHLAND Firefighters come to the aid of residents, but sometimes residents come to the aid of firefighters....

 2020-09-24 08:00 

The News Enterprise

Vigil held for missing Radcliff teen...

It was a somber evening Wednesday at St. Stephen Church in Radcliff as dozens gathered for a candlelight vigil for Rosalyn Velazquez....

 2020-09-24 08:00 

The News Enterprise

Vigil held for missing Radcliff teen...

It was a somber evening Wednesday at St. Stephen Church in Radcliff as dozens gathered for a candlelight vigil for Rosalyn Velazquez....

 2020-09-24 07:09 

Huntington News

15 Morgantown Bars Sue Gov. Justice reference Executive Shut Down Orders...

Many bars in Morgantown , WV have challenged WV Governor Jim Justice's executive orders that shut the watering holes near WVU to prevent spread of cornovirus.In brief the suit filed Sept. 21 in U.S. District Court states in part:...

 2020-09-24 06:30 

The News Enterprise

After jail escape, employee fired for 'lax' supervision...

Two inmates from the Hardin County Detention Center substance abuse program annex broke free from a fenced area Tuesday night and an employee has been fired for "lax" supervision related to the incident....

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