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  • Lawmakers fail to approve bonding for Rupp project 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:57 am
  • FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The clock finally ran out on a proposal to insert state-supported bonding into the financing packaging to renovate Rupp Arena.

  • Cancer-stricken ex-priest on trial for sex abuse 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:25 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - As testimony began in a long-delayed trial against former Catholic priest James Schook, a witness said Tuesday that he had numerous sexual encounters with Schook, beginning at age 13, at a Louisville church in the 1970s.

  • Whitesburg Mountain Eagle publisher Pat Gish dies 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 4:25 pm
  • WHITESBURG, Kentucky - Patricia Gish, who along with her husband Tom Gish ran The Mountain Eagle of Whitesburg for a half-century, died Sunday at her home in Letcher County. She was 87.

  • Louisville F Harrell to return for junior season 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 3:02 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell has announced that he's returning for his junior season with the Cardinals.

  • Personal experiences help sign language teacher 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 10:46 am
  • DANVILLE, Kentucky - What started as a degree in accounting at the University of Louisville eventually led Kentucky School for the Deaf graduate Max Williamson back to Danville as an educator.

  • Correction: Boat Race-Guns story 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 11:01 am
  • JEFFERSONVILLE, Indiana - In a story April 11 about the Thunder Over Louisville event, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the event is a boat race. Thunder Over Louisville is an air show and fireworks display.

  • Gardner leads Red team's 56-13 rout of White squad 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 10:51 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Judging from his accuracy during much of Louisville's spring game, Will Gardner isn't worried about filling the huge void left by Teddy Bridgewater's departure.

  • Churchill Downs to keep more from each bet 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 12:27 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Churchill Downs plans to start taking a bigger cut from bets wagered on its races, which means gamblers cashing winning tickets will collect less money.

  • Pitino, ex-teammate sought mercy for Farmer 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 11:06 am
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino asked a federal judge to show mercy when sentencing former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer and allow him to "become a productive citizen again" after the basketball star's political and personal fall from grace.

  • Boyhood home of Brandeis to be auctioned off 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 10:37 am
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The boyhood home of the late Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis will be auctioned off later this month in downtown Louisville.

  • Beshear signs cannabis oil bill 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 6:20 pm
  • FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky farmers can grow hemp, and now Kentucky doctors can use it for medicine.

  • UofL surpasses fundraising milestone 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 3:33 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The University of Louisville said Thursday it has surpassed its $1 billion fundraising goal with more time left to pad the final amount before the capital campaign aimed at boosting student scholarships, faculty support and research wraps up in less than three months.

  • Scientists try 3-D printer to build human heart 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 10:13 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - It may sound far-fetched, but scientists are attempting to build a human heart with a 3-D printer.

  • Mayor seeks to hold parents accountable 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 10:16 am
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - In the wake of downtown violence in Louisville, Mayor Greg Fischer is looking for ways to hold parents accountable for delinquent juvenile behavior.

  • Electrical device helps paralyzed men move legs 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 3:55 am
  • LONDON - Three years ago, doctors reported that zapping a paralyzed man's spinal cord with electricity allowed him to stand and move his legs. Now they've done the same with three other patients, suggesting their original success was no fluke.

  • FINALS WATCH: Father-son routine steals show 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 1:10 am
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - "Big Rob" and his son, Trey, gave fans at AT&T Stadium one shining moment long before the confetti dropped at the national championship game.

  • Police: Man calls 911 after injury during break-in 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 4:01 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Police in Louisville, Kentucky, say a man called 911 after falling from a ladder and breaking his leg in the middle of a home break-in.

  • Police: Man calls 911 after injury during break-in 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 3:53 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Louisville police say a suspected burglar called 911 after falling from a ladder and breaking his leg in the middle of a heist.

  • Ollie's wisdom guides UConn to title game 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 6:08 pm
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - Kevin Ollie had talent.

  • Kentucky freshmen against UConn comeback players 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 11:50 am
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - All those Kentucky freshmen against a Connecticut team already with a few championship rings.

  • Louisville aiming to become more bike-friendly 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 10:59 am
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Michael Carroll weighed 325 pounds when he moved to Louisville to study engineering five years ago.

  • Kentucky 74-73 over Wisconsin, to play for title 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 1:22 am
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight loop that Aaron Harrison and his Kentucky teammates could get used to watching.

  • California Chrome easily wins Santa Anita Derby 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 9:06 pm
  • ARCADIA, California - Art Sherman knows what it takes to get a horse to the Kentucky Derby and win. He had a close-up view as an 18-year-old workout rider when Swaps won the 1955 Run for the Roses. Nearly 60 years later, Sherman is taking his own colt to Louisville as the early Derby favorite.

  • Bevin, conservatives rally in McConnell's backyard 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 6:35 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Conservative activists from across the country came to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's hometown on Saturday to insist that their fight against established Republicans in the 2014 midterm elections isn't over.

  • Ky. ends attempts to control emerald ash borer 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 2:34 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Kentucky officials have ended a 30-county wood quarantine that was intended to contain the emerald ash borer, an insect that already has killed more than 25 million trees in the eastern U.S.