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 2021-09-22 17:48 

Courier-Journal

'Enough is enough.' Louisville reacts to student killed in bus stop drive-by shooting...

One teen was killed and two others were injured in a drive-by shooting at a bus stop Wednesday morning....

 2021-09-22 16:57 

Courier-Journal

'What is your job?' Louisville councilman calls for action after fatal bus stop shooting...

To community members who are anger about the shooting that left one teen dead, others injured: "Turn that anger into advocacy," one councilman urged....

 2021-09-22 16:35 

Courier-Journal

Why Andy Beshear is resisting GOP's urging for a special session to fund doctors & nurses...

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said he can't call a special session "when no one's presented me a plan, and the dollars that are being suggested don't exist."...

 2021-09-22 16:24 

Courier-Journal

New 502 Film Collective wants to put Kentucky on the map for Hollywood movie production...

So you want to work in the Hollywood film industry but you don't want to move far from home? The newly formed 502 Film Collective wants to help....

 2021-09-22 13:43 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit won't run in Pennsylvania Derby...

Bob Baffert said he is going to keep the colt in California and run in the $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes against older horses at Santa Anita....

 2021-09-22 13:41 

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No cars, more safety? Idea floated to reshape nightlife in popular Highlands district...

It's a long way from happening. But some in Louisville want to test out closing part of Bardstown Road and Baxter Avenue to cars on some nights....

 2021-09-22 13:34 

Courier-Journal

29-year-old Kentucky teacher who had 'a true heart' has died from COVID-19, district says...

Joannie Bartley died Monday evening and taught at Jenkins Middle High School in Letcher County, Kentucky....

 2021-09-22 13:13 

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'Muhammad Ali' doc Round Three: Joe Frazier rivalry, overturned conviction and infidelities...

Part 3 of "Muhammad Ali" focused on his epic rivalry with Joe Frazier, the resolution of his draft evasion case and his marital infidelities....

 2021-09-22 12:12 

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Louder Than Life returns to Louisville. Here's your complete 2021 music lineup and more...

Louder Than Life returns to Louisville for 2021, with headliners including Metallica, Disturbed, Korn and more. Here's what to know....

 2021-09-22 12:08 

Courier-Journal

3 kids shot Wednesday morning at a bus stop in Louisville, police say...

LMPD confirmed three juveniles were shot Wednesday morning at a busy bus stop at Dr. W.J. Hodge and West Chestnut streets....

 2021-09-22 12:03 

Courier-Journal

Judas Priest's Ian Hill talks '50 Heavy Metal Years' ahead of Louder Than Life performance...

Ian Hill, the bassist for Judas Priest, is glad to be celebrating 50 years of heavy metal and the chance to play at Louder Than Life in Louisville....

 2021-09-22 11:12 

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Good gourd: Massive pumpkin breaks Kentucky state record at Meade County event...

A pumpkin at this year's "Great Pumpkin & Watermelon Weigh Off" came in at a whopping 1,883 pounds — a Kentucky state record....

 2021-09-22 10:59 

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Kentucky football assistant Jovon Bouknight says arrest report was missing key details...

Former UK wide receivers coach Jovon Bouknight shared his version of the night he was arrested in an exclusive interview with The Courier Journal....

 2021-09-22 10:55 

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Louisville promised reforms in the wake of Breonna Taylor's death. Has it delivered?...

In settling with Breonna Taylor's family, Louisville Metro agreed to a series of reforms to the police department. A year later, have they delivered?...

 2021-09-22 10:55 

Courier-Journal

Louisville's Breonna Taylor police reforms: What's been done. What's left to do....

A year after Louisville agreed to police reforms as part of a $12 million settlement with Breonna Taylor's family, several remain incomplete....

 2021-09-22 10:35 

Courier-Journal

Detroit drug pipeline targets North Dakota Native Americans. How they're fighting back...

Drugs from deadly Mexican cartels, like CJNG and Sinaloa, are being funneled into a North Dakota Native American reservation via a Detroit pipeline....

 2021-09-21 20:39 

Courier-Journal

'She was worried about her fertility.' Unvaccinated Kentucky bride-to-be dies of COVID...

The family of an unvaccinated Kentucky woman, Samantha Wendell, who died from COVID-19 are encouraging others to get their shot....

 2021-09-21 19:38 

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U of L Health becomes first to implant Aeson artificial heart in woman...

The device is compact, making it suitable for men and women. It also has similar blood pressure and flow as the human heart....

 2021-09-21 19:10 

Courier-Journal

Top US health official warns 'flat-earthers' holding nation back on COVID-19 vaccine rates...

Xavier Becerra, U.S. Secretary for Health and Human Services, said people who "choose to peddle fiction" are stopping others from getting vaccinated....

 2021-09-21 19:09 

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Four high schools in Lexington reportedly evacuated Tuesday due to bomb threats...

Fayette County Public Schools said Henry Clay, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Lafayette and Frederick Douglass high schools were evacuated Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-09-21 19:07 

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Courier Journal wins national features awards, named 4th overall in 'Finest in Features'...

The Courier Journal has won four 2021 National Society of Features Journalism awards, and was named fourth overall in the Finest in Features Award....

 2021-09-21 16:51 

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Kelly Clarkson picks Louisville native to be on her team on NBC's 'The Voice'...

Kinsey Rose, a Louisville native who now lives in Nashville, is competing on NBC's "The Voice," where she is on Team Kelly. Here's what to know....

 2021-09-21 12:00 

Courier-Journal

Major e-commerce company to hire thousands of seasonal workers in Louisville. How to apply...

Pennsylvania-based Radial also said it plans to offer "significant opportunities" to convert seasonal positions into full-time position this year....

 2021-09-21 11:21 

Courier-Journal

Third staff member at Eastern Kentucky elementary school has died from COVID-19...

Lee County Elementary School counselor Rhonda Estes died Monday afternoon following a COVID-related illness....

 2021-09-21 09:41 

Courier-Journal

'It never stops': In a US COVID-19 hot spot, a viral surge tests one Appalachian clinic...

At the Primary Care Centers of Eastern Kentucky Clinic in Hazard, health care providers hustle to meet demand and treat patients ill with COVID-19....

 2021-09-21 09:39 

Courier-Journal

Louisville mayor blasts 2 Metro Council members for helping poison police contract vote...

One incorrectly claimed more money was available for raises, the mayor says. The other held public meetings that set back "good faith efforts."...

 2021-09-21 09:37 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky farmers are dying by suicide. Here's how you can help...

Farmers are more susceptible to suicide. Demand for farmers and stressors placed on the farming community is at an all-time high. Prevention is key....

 2021-09-21 09:33 

Courier-Journal

Carali's Rotisserie Chicken reopens in downtown, announces first Indiana restaurant...

Carali's Rotisserie Chicken slow-roasts its chicken for delightfully sticky, rich flavor. The new Indiana location is expected to open in early 2022....

 2021-09-21 09:29 

Courier-Journal

From scratch with love: Why it's all about the customer at this Mediterranean restaurant...

The owner at Safier Mediterranean Deli in downtown Louisville says the past 18 months have been a struggle and 'hopes' things are going to get better....

 2021-09-21 09:28 

Courier-Journal

Lebanese, Indian and more: Safier Mediterranean Deli is a downtown Louisville destination...

Safier Mediterranean Deli in downtown Louisville serves dishes crafted from Lebanese recipes, as well as daily Indian specials....

 2021-09-21 09:26 

Courier-Journal

Is bourbon still king in Kentucky? Maybe not. Why craft beer may be taking over instead...

Is craft beer taking bourbon's crown? It's possible. The amount of breweries, both in the state and in the city, has tripled in the last five years....

 2021-09-21 09:22 

Courier-Journal

Last flu season was a breeze. Louisville health leader says don't expect that this year...

Last flu season was almost nonexistent even as COVID-19 surged, but this year is expected to be worse in Louisville, Dr. Sarah Moyer said....

 2021-09-21 09:19 

Courier-Journal

Flu shots: When should I get one? What about the COVID booster? Everything to know....

The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get a flu shot. Public health experts say vaccination is vital during COVID to avoid a co-pandemic....

 2021-09-20 23:35 

Courier-Journal

Jesse Benton, former campaign manager for Rand Paul and McConnell, facing federal charges...

Jesse Benton was pardoned in late 2020 by then-President Donald Trump in connection with a 2016 conviction related to an endorsement scheme....

 2021-09-20 22:03 

Courier-Journal

Frankfort security measure will shut down road between Capitol Building and annex...

In explaining the measure, Gov. Andy Beshear cited the 2017 terrorist attack in Charlottesville, Va., and the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol....

 2021-09-20 21:45 

Courier-Journal

August saw more COVID-19 cases than any single month since the pandemic hit Kentucky...

As of Saturday, 77% of the state's hospitals reported critical staffing shortages, Gov. Andy Beshear said, the worst percentage so far....

 2021-09-20 21:35 

Courier-Journal

Prominent Kentucky trial lawyer and horseman Tom Conway has died at age 83...

Tom Conway, who grew up in Morganfield, Kentucky, had four children, including his oldest son, Jack, the former Kentucky attorney general....

 2021-09-20 21:28 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky COVID-19 update: 2,075 new coronavirus cases, 17 more deaths announced Monday...

Kentucky has had 658,231 total coronavirus cases and 8,339 related deaths since the start of the pandemic....

 2021-09-20 21:18 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky doctor, researcher hail prospect of COVID-19 vaccine for kids under 12...

Pfizer-BioNTech announced Monday that its vaccine, already approved for use in those 12 or older, has proven to be highly effective in children 5-11....

 2021-09-20 19:56 

Courier-Journal

'Emaciated and miserable looking' puppy found abandoned outside Kentucky Humane Society...

KHS said the dog's "immune system is shot" because he "had been suffering for so long from skin infections and malnutrition."...

 2021-09-20 18:13 

Courier-Journal

The vote is in: Louisville officers decide overwhelmingly whether to accept a new contract...

Louisville rank-and-file officers and sergeants rejected the proposed contract agreement in a 71% vote....

 2021-09-20 17:23 

Courier-Journal

Louisville jail offering corrections officers double overtime to fill staffing holes...

The union president said he hoped the emergency pay adjustments would make "the pain of working forced overtime sting a little bit less."...

 2021-09-20 16:50 

Courier-Journal

A new Louisville bakery in the Highlands combines French pastries & Vietnamese sandwiches...

This new bakery opening in the Highlands combines cuisines from two different cultures: Vietnamese food and French pastries. Take a look at the menu....

 2021-09-20 16:29 

Courier-Journal

New records detail how a Louisville cop preyed on Explorer Scout teens to try to get sex...

Kenneth Betts jumped into bed with a teen in the Explorer Scouts program and tried to give him money, the teen told police investigators....

 2021-09-20 14:04 

Courier-Journal

Rainy days, then 'October-like temperatures' hit Louisville this week...

Come Wednesday and Thursday evenings, temperatures will drop into the low 50s and potentially upper 40s in some areas, a NWS meteorologist said....

 2021-09-20 13:39 

Courier-Journal

Louisville-based hotel chain: 'External actors' breached several employees' email accounts...

21c said that the forensic investigation to-date "has found no evidence of actual or attempted misuse of any person's personal information."...

 2021-09-20 13:15 

Courier-Journal

Coming Wednesday: CJ examines how a drug pipeline targets Native Americans in North Dakota...

The Courier Journal examines how a drug pipeline targets North Dakota Native Americans and how the community is tapping into culture to treat addition...

 2021-09-20 12:51 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky-imaged 'The Queen's Gambit' wins big at 2021 Emmy Awards...

Set in Lexington, 'The Queen's Gambit' mini-series on Netflix captures multiple wins at the 2021 Emmy Awards. See what it took home....

 2021-09-20 11:53 

Courier-Journal

Nearly half of Kentucky prison staff remain unvaccinated, including 67% at 1 facility...

Beshear said if prisons switched from a testing requirement to a vaccine mandate, "we might not have enough corrections officers to operate safely."...

 2021-09-20 11:20 

Courier-Journal

The disinformation spread by deniers when Beshear speaks is as deadly as COVID-19 itself...

Whenever Gov. Andy Beshear goes live on Facebook, COVID-19 deniers spread their half-truths and untruths. It's sad, columnist Joe Gerth writes....

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