Astronomer to speak about Hubble Telescope at Ky university
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former director and astronomer emeritus of the Space Telescope Science Institute will speak about the Hubble Space Telescope at the University of Louisville this...
Louisville quarterback to have season-ending toe surgery
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville says redshirt junior quarterback Jawon Pass will miss the rest of this season after having surgery for an injured right toe that has sidelined him the past four...
Former Trump press secretary campaigns for Kentucky governor
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sarah Huckabee Sanders praised Republican Gov. Matt Bevin for his willingness to absorb "a lot of heat for taking strong positions" as President Donald Trump's former press...
No. 19 Wake Forest looks to remain unbeaten vs Louisville
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — No. 19 Wake Forest hasn't been this hot to start a season in 75 years.
The Demon Deacons (5-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) play their first game as a nationally...
Judge rejects claim that Kentucky AG candidate not qualified
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge in Louisville declared Thursday that the Republican candidate for Kentucky attorney general has the necessary law credentials to run for that office.
Officer who resigned amid racial bias claims gets new job
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A white Kentucky police officer who resigned amid allegations of racial bias has now been hired as an officer at a department in Indiana.
Clarification: Police Officer-Sexual Misconduct story
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In a headline for a story on Oct. 8, The Associated Press reported that a former Kentucky police officer was sentenced to 5 years for "unwanted sex" with 5 women. The...
Louisville church lends support to immigrants, refugees
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Catholic Church in Louisville is declaring its support for immigrants and refugees and calling on the U.S. government to close detention facilities at the...
Kentucky zoo asks public to vote on name for elephant calf
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A young elephant calf born this summer at a Kentucky zoo has just about everything he needs, except a name.
But he's a step closer to getting one. The Louisville Zoo...
Police: Stabbing victim’s relative fatally hits suspect
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities in Kentucky say a family member of a stabbing victim drove to help their relative and ended up hitting and killing the man suspected of the attack.
Louisville edges Boston College 41-39 to break ACC slide
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville players and coaches happily circled the Cardinal logo at midfield following a close victory over Boston College that was simultaneously entertaining and...
Jury awards $1.2M to lieutenant sent explicit photos
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky jury has awarded $1.2 million in damages to a police lieutenant after she said the department failed to investigate and discipline a separate lieutenant who sent...
McConnell says he’ll find funds for school at Fort Campbell
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell says he's working to secure sufficient funding for Kentucky's military posts, including a new middle school at Fort Campbell.
Hampton pushes back on reasons for being dropped from ticket
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton pushed back Friday against Gov. Matt Bevin's explanation for dropping her from his reelection ticket, saying she was unaware of any...
Boston College, Louisville look to shut down rushing attacks
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Boston College running back A.J. Dillon is looking to punish Louisville again.
In his first start, Dillon rushed for career-bests with 272 yards and four touchdowns in...
The Latest: Hampton pushes back against Bevin’s remarks
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's comments on whey he dropped his lieutenant governor from his reelection ticket (all times local):
UPS announces $750M expansion in Kentucky, to add 1,000 jobs
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — UPS plans to invest $750 million and add 1,000 jobs in Kentucky with a list of projects over the next few years.
The company announced its plans in Louisville on...
- The Herald-DispatchSocial worker brings behavioral health services to Valley HealthApril 7, 2019
- The Herald-DispatchMICHAEL EDWARD MILLERMarch 17, 2019
- The Herald-DispatchACLU seeks to block Ky. fetal heartbeat billMarch 17, 2019
- The Herald-DispatchSchool teacher changing tune of music educationJanuary 29, 2019
Authorities ID Kentucky toddler fatally mauled by dogs
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities in Kentucky have released the identity of a 3-year-old boy who was mauled to death by his family’s Rottweilers.
Bevin proposes veteran tax benefit in campaign stop
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said Tuesday that he'll push to exempt military veterans' retirement from state taxation if he wins a second term in November. It's part of the...
Police: 3-year-old Kentucky boy fatally mauled by dogs
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old child has been fatally mauled in Kentucky.
Louisville police spokesman Dwight Mitchell told news outlets the boy was attacked Tuesday morning...
Sinkhole at Kentucky zoo starts to resemble money pit
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky zoo has spent thousands on a sinkhole about as wide as a football field, but still hasn't settled on a long-term plan for the problem.
Officials issue health warning urging those who vape to stop
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Officials in Kentucky's largest city have issued a public health warning that urges people who use vaping products to stop in the face of a national outbreak of severe lung...
Ex-Louisville players, NCAA settle suit over vacated title
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A group of former Louisville men's basketball players have reached a confidential settlement of a lawsuit with the NCAA that did not restore the Cardinals' vacated 2013...
2-year-old grazed by bullet in shooting near Kentucky home
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a 2-year-old girl was grazed by a stray bullet fired in a shooting outside her Kentucky home.
Louisville Metro police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley tells...
Louisville using bye to plug holes, finish games stronger
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has the same record it had a year ago but there is more optimism around the program under first-year coach Scott Satterfield.
Man who kissed reporter identified, charged with harassment
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky reporter says police have identified a man who kissed her on the cheek during a live broadcast and he is facing a misdemeanor charge.
- Business WireLouisville-based Eclipse Bank Announces Additions to TeamSeptember 18, 2019
- Business WireTurning Point Brands to Present at Gateway Conference on September 5, 2019August 26, 2019
- Business WireTurning Point Brands Announces the Launch of DirectCBD.comAugust 2, 2019
- Business WireCharah Solutions Awarded 30-Acre Landfill Construction Contract in Central FloridaJuly 31, 2019
- Business WireTurning Point Brands Announces 2Q 2019 Results, Increases 2019 GuidanceJuly 31, 2019
Kentucky governor says teen climate activist ‘ill-informed’
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin touted the reliability of fossil fuels and called teen climate activist Greta Thunberg "remarkably ill-informed" during a conference on...
Correction: Social Security Fraud story
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In a story Sept. 23 about a new lawsuit over federal disability benefits for former clients of Eric Conn, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a federal appeals...
Louisville forward Williams out 6-8 weeks with broken foot
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville says forward Malik Williams will miss six to eight weeks with a broken right foot, leaving the Cardinals without their third-leading returning rebounder for the...
Kentucky airport lands $12.1M federal grant for taxiway work
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky airport is receiving a $12.1 million federal grant for taxiway and additional improvements.
A news release from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's...
Louisville, Florida State look to get back on track in ACC
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State and Louisville are programs rich in football tradition. The Seminoles won a third national title in 2013, while the Cardinals were led by Heisman...
Reward offered for info about Kentucky explosives theft
WEST LIBERTY, Ky. (AP) — Federal and state officials are investigating the theft of explosives from a construction site in Kentucky and have offered a reward.
Kentucky college evacuates dorm over mold
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A college in Kentucky has evacuated one of its dorms over mold issues.
News outlets report about 70 Spalding University students were moved out of the dorm this month...
Pitino settles with Louisville, ready for ‘new chapter’
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A fiercely competitive coach on the court, Rick Pitino didn't want to fight in one anymore.
So the University of Louisville Athletic Association and Pitino settled...
Humana co-founder David Jones Sr. dies
David A. Jones Sr., who borrowed $1,000 to launch a nursing home company that grew into the $37 billion health insurance and health care giant Humana Inc., died Wednesday at age 88.
Kentucky judge lets PTA appeal fundraising records release
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge has delayed his order for Kentucky PTA to release its financial records while the private nonprofit appeals.
Kentucky zoo seeking suggestions for elephant calf name
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Louisville Zoo welcomed an African elephant calf at the Kentucky facility six weeks ago, but he still needs a name.
Lawsuit seeks to remove Kentucky AG candidate from ballot
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A lawsuit is alleging the Republican nominee for Kentucky attorney general has not been a practicing attorney long enough to serve.
Pizza company increases gift to historically black college
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Papa John's pizza has increased the funds it is giving to a historically black college.
News outlets report the Louisville, Kentucky-based company's offer of $20,000...
Atwell catches 3 TDs, Louisville tops Western Kentucky 38-21
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No starting quarterback, no problem for the Louisville Cardinals in their 38-21 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday in a neutral-site nonconference game at Nissan...
Louisville QB Pass will not play against Western Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville quarterback Jawon Pass will miss Saturday's game against Western Kentucky because of a lower-extremity injury.
Western Kentucky hosts Louisville in Nashville for home game
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will do anything for the chance to play their neighboring Power Five teams, even if it means going across state lines.
Louisville to face 6 schools twice in ACC schedule
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville's Atlantic Coast Conference schedule will include two games each against Clemson, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Miami, Pittsburgh and defending NCAA champion...
UofL official faces tough questions on hospital deal
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A University of Louisville administrator faced tough questioning Monday from state lawmakers delving into details of the school's plan to purchase financially ailing Jewish...
Louisville gets first win for Satterfield, beats EKU 42-0
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As the clock wound down on Saturday's game — and Louisville's 10-game losing streak — the Cardinals finally allowed themselves to celebrate.
Churchill Downs presents plan to offer winter racing
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The home of the Kentucky Derby wants to expand into live winter racing in 2020. If approved by state racing regulators, it means overcoats and hot chocolate could come into...
Louisville aims to rebound against rested Eastern Kentucky
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville believes a short week can help build on the positive steps the Cardinals took in coach Scott Satterfield's debut earlier this week.