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Kentucky Designs New Web Portal For Foster Care Kids

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has set up a new website for transition age youth in the foster care system. The cabinet says the new website is par...

Kentucky Designs New Web Portal For Foster Care Kids

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Migrant kids split at border were harmed in foster care, claims say Dozens of families separated at the border say their young children were sexually, physically or emotionally abused in federally funded foster care.        ...
2019-08-17 07:15

School district warns parents: Pay lunch bill or kids may go into foster care A Pennsylvania school district received backlash after warning parents their children could be removed from their homes and placed into foster care if overdue lunch bills are not paid....
2019-07-20 15:15

Pay Lunch Debts Or Your Kids Face Foster Care, US School Warns Parents Dozens of American parents were warned that their children could be taken from them and placed in foster care if they didn't settle the kids' school meal debts....
2019-07-23 09:45

Sexual abuse of children in care homes, foster care rampant in English county, report says A new report exposed rampant sexual child abuse in care homes in an English county that last for decades, with officials unable to tackle the problem....
2019-07-31 20:45

Kentucky man acquitted in 4-year-old foster son’s death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Kentucky man who was accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son. News outlets report the Elizabethtown jury returned the verdict Wednesday for 34-year-old Billy Embry-Martin after deliberating for ab...
2019-05-23 17:15

John Calipari's son Brad enters transfer portal, could leave Kentucky, per report Kentucky coach John Calipari's son Brad has placed his name in the transfer portal, according to a report from 247Sports.        ...
2019-05-30 19:15

Couple adopts 6 siblings who spent nearly 5 years in foster care A Pennsylvania couple adopted a group of six siblings who had spent nearly five years in foster care. Steve and Rob Anderson-McLean of Pittsburgh said they were inspired to take in the brothers and sisters after hearing about siblings being separated...
2019-05-31 02:30

Children Face Foster Care Over School Meal Debt, District Warns A Pennsylvania school district notified parents, whose children had a meal debt of $10 or more, of the potential consequence but officials said the letter was not sanctioned by the superintendent....
2019-07-21 01:30

Pennsylvania school district threatens foster care in lunch debt collection letter A school district in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents threatening to place their children in foster care if they fail to pay their school lunch debts....
2019-07-22 03:45

Migrant kids separated at border faced abuse in foster homes SANTA ANA, Calif. — After local Guatemalan officials burned down an environmental activist’s home, he decided to leave his village behind and flee to the United States, hoping he’d be granted asylum and his little boy, whose heart was failing, would ...
2019-08-17 07:15

A Pennsylvania school district is coming under fire for sending letters to parents threatening to put their children in foster care if lunch debts remain unpaid (WBRE) Parents in an Eastern Pennsylvania school district are no longer being threatened with losing custody of their children if they don’t pay their school lunch debt. The change comes after controversy and outrage over a letter sent to paren...
2019-07-20 10:45

'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care "Karli’s mommy has been having a hard time, so we are her foster parents or her for-now-parents," Dalia, the new muppet's foster mom, told Elmo.        ...
2019-05-21 17:45

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt William Thomas Cain/ Getty Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid off. The director of federal programs, Joseph Muth, ...
2019-07-22 02:30

Kentucky Seeks To Expand School-Based Health Care Services FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says his administration is seeking to amend the state’s Medicaid plan in an effort to provide greater health-care access for students. Bevin’s office says the proposal would allow Kentucky sc...
2019-06-04 12:15

How 900 Kentucky Dads Are Reconnecting With Their Kids LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As Father’s Day approached, a group of dads got together in Shawnee Park to play kickball and catch up. The men are part of a Kentucky-based program that teaches them how to better communicate with and care for their kids...
2019-06-23 18:30

Man ordered to pay ex-wife $179K after she left career to care for kids An Argentinian court reportedly ordered a man to pay his ex-wife $179,000 after she left her career to raise their family and take care of the household. A woman, identified in court as M.L., married her husband in 1982, but the pair divorced in 2009...
2019-06-12 20:30

Homeland Security doctor says he's giving migrant children the care he'd want for his own kids A senior government official said he is proud of the medical care being given to migrant children in the custody of US Customs and Border Protection....
2019-07-04 17:45

Katharine McPhee Foster spills on 'easy' marriage to David Foster, her new name "I think it's romantic, and it's a great last name," Katharine McPhee Foster said of the decision to take husband David Foster's last name.        ...
2019-08-19 20:15

Mexico budget cuts hit patient care and delay kids' surgeries, doctors warn Mexico's hospitals are reeling under steep budget cuts by the country's new government, with surgery delays for children, reductions in testing and staffing shortages, hospital directors said on Friday, fanning anger over President Andres Manuel Lope...
2019-05-25 11:45

Former Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen to be honored NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky The former Kentucky quarterback, who died July 3, will be honored at Kentucky Speedway during the NASCAR Xfinity Series Alsco 300.       ...
2019-07-12 04:30

Older adults in long-term care need mental health, suicide prevention care Lawmakers and medical professionals need to help curb the suicide risk for older adults living in long-term care, based on a new study suggesting mental health services are lacking in the facilities....
2019-06-18 05:45

Day Care and Dog Care Helped Plump These Funds’ Returns Three of the second quarter’s better-performing mutual funds found winning investments in industries as varied as child care, animal health and banking....
2019-07-12 18:30

Home designs that dazzle are on display in three new books Add these three new design books to your pile of beach reads for some decoration inspiration. “Interiors: The Greatest Rooms of the Century” Your inner voyeur will love this hefty volume, which showcases lavish, edgy and otherwise notable...
2019-06-27 23:30

New Designs Could Boost Solar Cells Beyond Their Limits A material that effectively splits a photon in two is one way scientists are trying to increase solar cells’ efficiency beyond what they’d thought possible....
2019-07-11 14:45

Samsung has been working on new smartphone designs that are unlike anything we’ve seen before For a few months now, a prominent Samsung insider teased smartphone designs unlike anything we’ve seen before, prompting us to wonder whether he was teasing the Galaxy Note 10 or something else. We know now that the Note 10 will feature the sam...
2019-07-06 03:45

Go chat yourself with Facebook’s new Portal companion app Ignoring calls that it’s creepy, Facebook is forging onward with its Portal smart display. Today Facebook quietly launched iOS and Android Portal apps that let owners show off photos on the screen without sharing them to the social network, an...
2019-05-29 09:45

Detective Pikachu's Pokemon Designs Are Disgustingly Cute Stephen Molyneaux was one of the artists on Detective Pikachu, and his work—helping “translate the wonderful designs by Ken Sugimori into the real world”—is so cute I can barely look at it....
2019-05-23 03:00

Foldable phone designs are already bizarre, but this one from Google is the weirdest yet By now, it should be clear that foldable phone design is something close to a Wild West of the handset space. None of the major manufacturers, from Samsung to Huawei, who’ve either trotted out or had their foldable designs leaked so far really ...
2019-06-27 22:45

Doordarshan's Iconic Logo Will Soon Be History. See Shortlisted Designs The iconic Doordarshan logo will soon be a thing of the past, as the broadcaster has unveiled its new logo design online. The design was selected out of more than 10,000 entries that Doordarshan......
2019-05-21 14:31

Hyundai plans more diverse designs for future models ‘Chess-piece’ philosophy will bring Hyundai, Kia and Genesis cars greater individuality, as well as setting them apart from segment rivals Future Hyundai, Genesis and Kia designs will become more differentiated from one another, and their models wit...
2019-05-24 11:45

Banksy designs stab-proof vest for Stormzy Grime superstar Stormzy has won plaudits for a rip-roaring and history-making headline set at Glastonbury on Friday night, which saw him highlight Britain's knife crime crisis and racial inequality in its criminal justice system....
2019-06-30 02:15

Overclocked AMD Navi graphics cards with dual-fan designs are almost here Aftermarket components maker ASRock has pointed out new AMD Navi-based graphics cards with dual-fan designs and out-of-the-box overclocking, HotHardware reports. And, MSI has teased its own design, also according to HotHardware.AMD's Radeon RX 5...
2019-07-19 00:45

Facebook says new Portal devices launching in the fall Facebook's Vice President of AR and VR, Andrew Bosworth, has said that the social network will be bringing out new versions of Facebook Portal this fall, adding to the ever-growing range of smart devices out there....
2019-06-11 23:15

Facebook promises new Portal devices this fall Facebook's Portal division has plans to introduce multiple new devices this fall, VP of AR/VR Andrew Bosworth said today at the Code conference.Read More...
2019-06-11 10:15

Facebook will launch new Portal models this fall Facebook has apparently been busy designing new variants of its Portal video chatting devices. According to the company's Vice President of AR/VR, Andrew "Boz" Bosworth, Facebook plans to unveil new Portal models this fall. Bosworth has made the...
2019-06-11 08:30

New Facebook Portal devices are launching this year New versions of Facebook's Portal home smart speakers are coming out this year, while the first-gen models that launched in November 2018 will be making their way outside of the US. The Portal product lineup is the social network's attempt to grab a ...
2019-06-11 13:00

Scientists are trying to open a portal to a parallel universe The project -- which has been compared to the Upside Down in the Netflix blockbuster "Stranger Things" -- hopes to show a world identical to ours where life is mirrored....
2019-07-05 20:45

SpaceX, Boeing Continue to Struggle With Manned Spacecraft Designs Getting astronauts to the International Space Station was supposed to become routine, so much so that NASA was confident enough to hire a pair of contractors....
2019-06-21 15:45

Peru inmates exchange life of crime for sewing designs The agile hands of men who once worked as pickpockets, hit men and drug traffickers are these days dedicated to a much more docile task: Cutting and sewing fabrics to create fashionable clothes at a workshop in the prison where they are serving time....
2019-06-01 08:15

Jony Ive, who had key role in Apple’s iconic designs, to depart after 30 years Ive will leave later this year to form an independent design company that will count Apple as a client. He helped shape the look of Apple’s most iconic devices and had become a symbol of the enduring culture created by legendary CEO Steve Jobs....
2019-06-28 01:45

Gucci hires diversity chief after criticism over insensitive designs Garments from Italian fashion house have faced objections on racial and religious groundsGucci has appointed a diversity chief as part of a drive to restore its battered reputation after it was widely criticised for its use of racially charged and re...
2019-07-31 18:30

ARM's latest chip designs promise 60 percent faster AI on phones ARM isn't boasting about PC-crushing performance like it did in 2018, but it still has plenty of swagger going into Computex 2019. The designer has unveiled two new chip architectures that promise giant strides in performance, especially for AI...
2019-05-27 06:30

Early Designs Of PS3 Exclusive Infamous Included Motorcycle Parkour Today marks the 10 year anniversary of Infamous, the PS3 superhero game starring electrically charged Cole MacGrath. In honor of this anniversary, developers Sucker Punch have revealed new information about the early versions of the game. It turns ou...
2019-05-26 20:15

Fashion for the future: London students present sustainable designs Clothes grown from slime mould and tupperware handbags were among the environmentally-friendly designs and ideas presented by fashion graduates at a London arts school on Friday....
2019-06-07 20:00

How The Old Masters Inspired Cristóbal Balenciaga’s Most Remarkable Designs (Including The LBD) A newly launched exhibition at Madrid’s Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum juxtaposes the couturier’s designs with the paintings that inspired them for the first time...
2019-06-18 16:30

Industry insider teases smartphones with even better all-screen designs coming this year The second half of the year will bring us a variety of high-end smartphones, including Apple’s brand new iPhone 11 phones, as well as many Android flagships. The Galaxy Note 10 will be the first one to hit stores in August, with the Pixel 4, Hu...
2019-06-28 14:30

New hands-on video gets up close and personal with Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 designs If recent rumors turn out to be correct and Apple really is revamping its iPhone naming scheme in 2019, the new names Apple chose are questionable at best. At the same time, this will finally be the proper system for its iPhone names. The “iPho...
2019-08-16 14:45

Ford designs a pickup truck emoji, petitions Unicode Consortium Enlarge (credit: Ford) Did you know that July 17 is World Emoji Day? No, me neither—at least not until Ford used the celebration of these 21st century hieroglyphs to announce that it wants a pickup truck emoji. In fact, Ford was so serious about th...
2019-07-17 23:45

Gabrielle Union designs baby clothing line in honor of her daughter The "Being Mary Jane" actress welcomed her baby girl in November 2018 and created a clothing line with New York & Company for her.        ...
2019-05-21 17:45

Facebook Portal now has its own Android app to manage photos and videos If you feel that you don't have enough Facebook in your life, you're free to buy the company's new smart display – Portal. Unlike Amazon and Google, Facebook had developed Portal with video calling in mind, so that's pretty what you'll probably want ...
2019-05-29 17:15

Scientists Are Attempting To Open A Portal To A Parallel Universe The idea of parallel universes has captivated the imagination of scientists, novelists and screenwriters for decades. Now, researchers in Oak Ridge National Laboratory in eastern Tennessee are trying......
2019-08-13 19:15

Facebook wants Portal to be the king of video calls, but there’s still work to do Doing things with friends and family during video calls is compelling, but Facebook's Portal must walk a fine line between entertaining and distracting.Read More...
2019-08-07 04:30

Scout24 to explore sale or spin-off of autos portal: CEO Scout24 will explore the potential sale or spin-off of its autos marketplace, CEO Tobias Hartmann said, responding to activist investor Elliott's call to sell the business to boost shareholder returns....
2019-08-13 14:45

Facebook will launch even more Portal smart speakers this year In spite of all the privacy and user data abuse scandals that it had to face last year, Facebook still started selling its own smart speakers. Called Portal, the Facebook home devices target similar products from Amazon, Google, and Apple, although F...
2019-06-11 22:30

New Facebook Portal devices will start listening to your conversations very soon Despite skepticism around the first generation of Facebook Portal devices, which are designed to allow video chat between you and your online pals, the social media behemoth is already planning a second generation of the devices.Facebook's vice ...
2019-06-11 12:00

Facebook might bring major streaming services to its Portal for TVs Last year, reports emerged Facebook was working on a video chat camera you'd plug into your TV. It sounds a bit like its Portal smart display, albeit without the need for a dedicated screen. One reported aspect of the device is that it'd of...
2019-07-31 19:15

Latest Biden blunder: ‘Poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ Gaffe-prone presidential hopeful Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth during an Iowa campaign stop on Thursday when he told a group of predominately Asian and Hispanic voters that “poor kids are just as bright, just as talented, as white kids.&#...
2019-08-09 10:30

Biden says ‘poor kids’ just as bright as ‘white kids’ in latest gaffe Former Vice President Joe Biden, the 2020 Democratic primary frontrunner, made another gaffe Thursday when he told a crowd in Iowa that “poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids.”...
2019-08-09 07:00

Biden tells minority voters in Iowa that ‘poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ The former vice president, who has a history of gaffes, sought quickly to recover while speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian and Latino Coalition in Des Moines....
2019-08-09 20:30

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids Are Just as Bright’ as ‘White Kids’ at Event for Asian and Hispanic Voters Joe Biden told a group of mostly Asian and Hispanic voters Wednesday that “poor kids are just as bright” as white children. The former vice president, who is known for verbal gaffes, made the remarks to the Asian & Latino Coalition in Des...
2019-08-09 14:30

Biden criticized after saying: 'Poor kids are as bright as white kids' Former vice-president’s remarks prompt criticism from left and right amid Democrat’s history of gaffesJoe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination for president, found his record on race under scrutiny again on Friday after a gaffe on the...
2019-08-11 02:00

Biden says ‘poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids’ Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrives to walk in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Independence, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) By Adam Edelman Former Vice President Joe Bi...
2019-08-09 18:30

Brad Calipari Enrolls In Transfer Portal, Crushes Our Dreams LEXINGTON, Ky. (247/LEX 18) – Everybody’s favorite UK player, Brad Calipari, has entered the transfer portal, 24/7 Sports reports. In his freshman and sophomore season, the 6’0 walk-on guard averaged between 13.2 and 14.3 points res...
2019-05-30 16:30

Springer jobs portal buys Appcast for 70 million euros German publisher Axel Springer said on Monday that its Stepstone jobs portal had bought an 85% stake in Appcast, a U.S. technology company specializing in so-called programmatic advertising, for around 70 million euros ($79 million)....
2019-07-01 15:30

WVU safety Pitts joins Robinson in NCAA transfer portal Safety Derrek Pitts looking to transfer from West Virginia following similar move by All-Big 12 safety Kenny Robinson        ...
2019-06-05 20:15

Professor who links vaccines to autism funded through university portal Chris Exley, who says aluminium in vaccines may cause autism, has raised more than £22,000A British professor who has claimed that aluminium in vaccines is linked to autism has raised more than £22,000 to support his work through a Keele University o...
2019-06-01 18:45

Facebook Is Betting People Are Still Hungry For Another Heaping Ladle of Portal Facebook isn’t done with its spiffy new Portal video phones. You know, the ones which got largely favorable reviews, but are virtually impossible to fully trust, given they came out after months (years, really) of massive privacy scandals for the glo...
2019-06-11 16:30

The Most Popular Kids' Video Site in the World Isn't for Kids Children who do watch YouTube Kids tend to shift over to YouTube's main site before they hit 13, according to multiple people at YouTube familiar with the internal data....
2019-06-18 16:00

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids’ Are Just as Bright as ‘White Kids’ Mr. Biden was speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian & Latino Coalition in Des Moines when he made the remark, which he quickly sought to recover from....
2019-08-09 20:00

A Texas Startup Claims To Have Made The Biggest Advancements In Electric Motor Designs In Over A Century Fundamentally, electric motors haven’t changed all that much since they were developed well over a century ago: they’re still electromechanically spinning rotors inside of stators. There a Texas startup, though, that claims to have developed the firs...
2019-08-12 19:45

UGG has a sister company called Koolaburra that designs cute sandals and casual sneakers under $100 — here’s how they stack up Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
2019-06-07 23:15

12 photos that show what New York, London, and other major cities almost looked like, based on old city designs Companies like Barratt London and NetCredit found old city plans and reimagined what these cities could have looked like, had those plans been realized. One architect, for example, wanted to turn the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco into a desali...
2019-06-18 01:30

Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this autumn Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this autumn, the company's vice president of AR/VR, Andrew Bosworth, said during an interview at the Code Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona....
2019-06-11 06:00

This Life-Size Dart-Blasting Turret From Portal Will Protect Your Cake It’s taken a little over 12 years, but one of the amazing technologies featured in the game Portal has finally been recreated in real life. No, sadly not the actual portal-making gun, but the autonomous robotic turret sentries that can identify and d...
2019-08-13 06:30

Dash cam footage upload portal saves 9,700 days of police time News 12 Jul, 2019 Portal launched one year ago by Nextbase has saved police forces across the UK 68,474 hours of dash cam video processing time...
2019-07-12 21:15

Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this fall Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this fall, the company's vice president of AR/VR Andrew Bosworth said during an interview at Code Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona....
2019-06-11 05:30

UPDATE 1-Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this autumn Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this autumn, the company's vice president of AR/VR, Andrew Bosworth, said during an interview at the Code Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona....
2019-06-11 05:30

Like Many College Football Coaches, Chris Petersen Can't Talk About The Transfer Portal Without Hedging It’s no secret that most college football coaches hate, or at least distrust, the transfer portal—maybe not so much the portal itself as the idea of their players getting slightly more autonomy—and media day is the perfect time to get these petty gri...
2019-07-25 06:30

How to Delete Voice Recordings From Alexa, Google Assistant, Facebook Portal, and Siri We can control so many devices through voice interactions with digital assistants like Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. This can be incredibly convenient, but it can also be nerve-wracking, knowing that technology companies now possess recordings o...
2019-08-06 00:00

Facebook Portal smart displays with Alexa score $70 discounts ahead of Father's Day Facebook's first smart displays (and first-ever in-house hardware products) are designed to be used by the entire family, including both mothers and fathers, so it's certainly not surprising to see big discounts offered ahead of June 16 after a first...
2019-05-31 22:45

Jodie Foster: ‘I make movies to figure out who I am’ Directing a new Black Mirror film gives Jodie Foster the chance to look back at her own upbringing. The Hollywood titan talks to Tim AdamsLast week Charlie Brooker was recalling for me the moment he learned Jodie Foster would direct an episode of Bla...
2019-05-21 18:45

Katharine McPhee and David Foster Are Married Katharine McPhee and David Foster are officially husband and wife! A source tells E! News exclusively that the musical pair tied the knot during a romantic ceremony today at the church of......
2019-06-28 21:00

Redskins ripped for late Mason Foster cut The Washington Redskins made a curiously timed roster move, releasing Mason Foster, their leading tackler from a season ago. The move frees up $4 million in cap space for the Redskins that could help them rework the deal of star offensive lineman Tre...
2019-07-24 17:45

Lessons in love from my new teenage foster daughter As well as joys, challenges and unusual pets she brought fresh insights to our homeAbout five years ago a friend at my son’s school, a girl of 14 I’d only met once before (and liked very much, with her big eyes and cheeky smile) got herself into some...
2019-08-03 16:15

Pima County searching for more foster families TUCSON – Arizona is in desperate need of foster families as more children enter the system. “Being able to have our son is big for me,” Michael, a Tucson foster parent said. “Being a father…Just like my dad.” Micha...
2019-07-03 11:00

Samsung to foster neural processing unit Samsung has designated neural processing units as being core technologies in artificial intelligence and will hire 2,000 people in the area by 2030 as part of its goal to lead in logic chip businesses....
2019-06-18 06:15

Local foster family shares experience TUCSON – On any given day there are nearly half a million children in the U.S. Foster Care system, and this month is dedicated to honoring foster families across the nation. One Tucson couple we spoke with is hoping that in sharing their story,...
2019-05-27 03:30

Meet Karli: The new foster Muppet on Sesame Street Sesame Street introduced a new character on Monday named Karli — who is described as a “young Muppet in foster care.” The debut was part of a new initiative being rolled out in the Sesame Street in Communities program, which provides R...
2019-05-21 15:15

Teacher takes in foster child to help him get kidney transplant When a Colorado boy in foster care was bumped off the list to receive a kidney transplant due to a lack of stable housing, one teacher decided to step in to help his former student. The seventh-grader now expects to receive a new kidney within the ne...
2019-06-01 02:15

Pet foster parents needed with HSSA caring for 46 pets TUCSON – Humane Society of Southern Arizona is seeking out potential foster care volunteers for 46 pets awaiting approval for adoption. GettyImages The pets that are currently waiting for foster homes range from 3-weeks-old to 5-years-old. Offi...
2019-05-22 07:15

Jane Foster as Thor: A Comic Book Primer So, you, like a lot of people, spent most of your Saturday night this past weekend shrieking with reckless abandon at all of Marvel Studios’ Comic-Con reveals. The Eternals! Black Widow! Shang-Chi! Mahershala Ali as Blade! So much more! But then ther...
2019-07-23 23:45

Juliann Bluitt Foster, Trailblazer in Dentistry, Is Dead at 80 Just 2 percent of dentists were women when she joined their ranks, and “maybe 2 percent of that 2 percent” were black. She made it her goal to change that....
2019-06-04 00:45

Colorado teacher provides home to help foster child, 13, get kidney transplant When a Colorado boy in foster care was bumped off the list to receive a kidney transplant due to a lack of stable housing, one teacher decided to step in to help his former student. The seventh-grader now expects to receive a new kidney within the ne...
2019-05-31 18:45

Redskins' Reuben Foster sustained torn ACL and LCL during voluntary workout Reuben Foster sustained a torn LCL, in addition to a torn ACL, during a voluntary workout session this off-season with the Washington Redskins. That will force him to miss the 2019 season....
2019-05-31 18:15

Jane Foster soars into a new superhero role in this Valkyrie #1 exclusive For four years, Jane Foster assumed the role of Thor, fighting to protect the ten realms as the god of thunder while also battling cancer in her human life. Jane’s time as Thor ended beautifully, but her superhero journey is far from over. With her c...
2019-07-18 23:30

Washington Redskins LB Reuben Foster tears ACL in first OTA practice, per report Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster suffered a major knee injury during the first full-team practice rep at OTAs, according to a report.        ...
2019-05-21 14:45

Russia says world should foster Venezuela talks, not impose agenda The international community should continue fostering dialogue between the government in Venezuela and the opposition, but not in order to impose its own agenda, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters during a visit to Havana....
2019-07-24 22:15

Skins Wait Until Right Before Training Camp Starts To Cut Mason Foster The Skins have burned so much goodwill that even when they do something relatively ordinary for a football team, it comes off as malicious. Alternatively, the Skins have burned so much goodwill because they’re able to turn ordinary behavior for a foo...
2019-07-24 00:30

England Under-21s’ Lloyd Kelly: ‘My most recent foster carer will be in Italy’ The defender who has joined Bournemouth from Bristol City for £13m and is off to the age-group European Championship this month was fostered, with his siblings, from the age of sixLloyd Kelly’s summer started with a bang and he is determined for it t...
2019-06-15 07:45

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.       ...
2019-05-21 17:45

Katharine McPhee & David Foster Are Married! See Their Fairytale-Like Romance Over the Years It's official! Katharine McPhee and David Foster have tied the knot. A source exclusively told E! News the newlyweds said "I do" during a romantic and intimate......
2019-06-28 21:00

Longtime Virginia Tech defensive coordinator Bud Foster to retire at end of this season The architect of the Hokies' famed "Lunch Pail Defense," entering his 33rd season, announced his decision to the team during an emotional meeting on Thursday....
2019-08-02 03:15

Controversy grows over PEI government’s treatment of long-time foster parents They were awarded as outstanding foster parents in New Brunswick but, after moving, and continuing to foster in Prince Edward Island, they say they've been stymied....
2019-05-21 14:45

Inside Katharine McPhee and David Foster's ''Perfect'' Honeymoon in Italy Newlywed bliss! Katharine McPhee and David Foster are celebrating their first few days as a married couple in Italy. The two tied the knot on Friday, June 26 in a fairy tale-like ceremony......
2019-07-01 22:45

Bevin To Host Signing Ceremony For Foster Children’s Bill Of Rights FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Gov. Matt Bevin is set to sign into law a foster children’s bill of rights. The bill was signed by the governor back in March under an emergency, but on Wednesday Bevin and other speakers will take part in a cere...
2019-06-05 14:00

Katharine McPhee and David Foster: How the Unlikely Couple Beat the Odds and Found Love When Katharine McPhee and David Foster found themselves back in each other's orbit, they were both nursing broken hearts. The pair, who took their May/December relationship to the......
2019-06-28 21:00

Washington Redskins' Reuben Foster tears ACL on third rep of organized team activities: report Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster reportedly tore his ACL in his left knee on the third rep of organized team activities Monday and will miss the entire 2019 season....
2019-05-21 15:30

Bud Foster, longtime Virginia Tech assistant, to retire at the end of 33rd season with Hokies Bud Foster will be on the sideline for his 33rd season at Virginia Tech. The heralded defensive coordinator will retire after the season.       ...
2019-08-02 00:45

Reuben Foster injury is painful for Redskins, who viewed him as a potential team leader Washington had hoped Foster, who will miss the season with a torn ACL, would be a difference-maker and leader on defense, despite a past that includes two domestic violence arrests....
2019-05-23 02:30

Best laptops for kids 2019: the top laptops for kids in elementary school and beyond Whether it’s for school or for play, you’ll need to invest in the best laptop for kids. After all, having a good laptop is completely necessary not only for grown-ups, but for the kids as well. The best laptop for kids will usually...
2019-07-10 03:30

Alabama's Nick Saban uses SEC Media Days to critique transfer portal, 'liberal' waivers Alabama's Nick Saban used SEC Media Days to offer his opinion on the transfer portal and his criticism of immediate eligibility waivers.       ...
2019-07-17 22:30

Jane Foster will wield the hammer as the female Thor in Thor: Love And Thunder While we were anticipating some of the announcements that came out of the Marvel panel at Comic-Con, the studio managed to sneak a few surprises up its sleeve. With the official confirmation of the fourth Thor film (the first Avenger to break the tri...
2019-07-21 06:45

Katharine McPhee weds David Foster on anniversary of 'very first single' Can you hear the wedding bells? Katharine McPhee and David Foster married in a small ceremony in London Friday.        ...
2019-06-29 10:15

Girl, 18, beaten to death by boyfriend just wanted 'to be loved', says foster mother The foster mother of a teenage girl murdered by her "controlling and coercive" older boyfriend today said all she wanted "was to be loved", as her killer was jailed for life....
2019-08-13 22:15

'Britain's Got Talent' alum Susan Boyle wants to become a foster parent "Britain's Got Talent" alum Susan Boyle, 58, could be delving into a new kind of project: motherhood. The singer said she's considering fostering.        ...
2019-06-27 21:15

Kentucky Daybook Associated Press Kentucky Daybook for Thursday, May. 23. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Lou...
2019-05-23 11:30

What the Hell Is Going on in Kentucky? What on earth is going on in Kentucky? There are thousands of depraved possible answers to that question, but the one we’re focused on today involves the recent messy drama between Gov. Matt Bevin, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton, and, apparently, Sen. Mitch...
2019-06-17 21:15

Ever have a tick? This Kentucky man got one in his eye A Kentucky man who went to the doctor with an irritated eye got the unsavory news that it contained a tick.        ...
2019-07-16 21:15

More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. More drama out of Kentucky, as Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton calls out Gov. Mat Bevin’s bumbling, overreaching staff. Now, keep those tips coming!...
2019-06-18 20:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
2019-05-27 21:00

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 2 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
2019-05-26 22:45

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:20 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-06-06 02:00

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 645 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
2019-06-18 03:30

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud can b...
2019-06-01 22:30

Former Kentucky, NFL QB Lorenzen dies at 38 Former Kentucky and NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen died Wednesday after a battle with cardiac and renal issues, his family confirmed to ESPN. He was 38....
2019-07-04 00:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-06-29 03:45

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:48 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-06-27 20:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 615 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. John Raby is on the desk...
2019-06-19 00:30

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 7:05 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-05-23 02:15

Kentucky editorial roundup Summary of recent Kentucky newspaper editorials: May 24 The News-Enterprise on election turnout: The election night voter turnout in Hardin County was announced as 15.26 percent. That’s dreadful and made no better by the fact it exceeded expect...
2019-05-29 19:45

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:52 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-06-04 20:15

BC-KY–Kentucky Sports Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
2019-06-04 20:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:54 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-06-12 20:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud...
2019-05-29 19:45

Montgomery Announces He Is Returning to Kentucky UK Athletics E.J. Montgomery confirmed on his Instagram account that he will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Kentucky F EJ Montgomery will pull out of the 2019 NBA Draft and return to school for his sophomore season, source tells ESPN. ...
2019-05-30 00:45

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 2:40 p.m. EDT EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A decorated World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery in June, more than two months after his death. Ret. Sgt. Carl Mann was among Allied troops who stormed Omaha Beach in Nazi-occup...
2019-05-27 21:00

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Attorney General Andy Beshear has won the Democratic nomination for governor in Kentucky, setting up a showdown with his political nemesis _ Republican incumbent Matt Bevin. In Tuesday’s primary election, Beshear defeate...
2019-05-22 07:45

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Republicans will give an initial verdict on Gov. Matt Bevin’s job performance in Tuesday’s primary election. Democrats will choose from three prominent candidates looking to challenge Bevin _ an ally of Pre...
2019-05-21 14:31

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 6:40 a.m. EDT EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A decorated World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery in June, more than two months after his death. Ret. Sgt. Carl Mann was among Allied troops who stormed Omaha Beach in Nazi-occup...
2019-05-28 13:30

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Travis Loller i...
2019-05-28 15:01

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 a.m. EDT RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The destruction of chemical weapons stored in Kentucky since the 1940s is set to begin. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that destruction of chemical agents including mustard, sarin and VX will begin in June after decades of p...
2019-05-29 12:15

Kentucky fugitive arrested in Ohio LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man who failed to appear in a Kentucky court on kidnapping and other federal charges has been captured in Ohio. FBI spokesman Timothy Beam in Louisville says in a news release that Bryan Douglas Conley was caught Saturday in ...
2019-06-23 18:30

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A former one-term state lawmaker says he will challenge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in next year’s Republican primary in Kentucky. Former state Rep. C. Wesley Morgan on Wednesday called McConnell a “self-s...
2019-05-30 14:45

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 9 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is...
2019-05-30 15:30

John Calipari’s son, Brad, may want out of Kentucky This could get awkward. John Calipari’s son, Brad, may be leaving Kentucky after entering the NCAA transfer portal on Thursday, according to ESPN. The younger Calipari, a junior walk-on guard, redshirted last season after limited appearances hi...
2019-05-31 00:15

Police: Kentucky man dies in dog attack GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say an autopsy confirms a man died in a dog attack in western Kentucky. State police in Mayfield said in a news release the autopsy performed on Brian S. Butler of Benton on Sunday indicated he died of sharp force tra...
2019-07-01 11:45

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In Kentucky political circles, Beshear vs. Bevin has become shorthand for the bitter feud between the state’s governor and attorney general over legal issues with sweeping implications for the future. The drama between Re...
2019-05-23 11:30

Mural of Muhammad Ali vandalized in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A vandal has painted the words “racist,” ”antisemitic” and “homophobe” on a mural of boxing champ Muhammad Ali in Kentucky. The words were painted in orange over Ali’s portion of the &#...
2019-06-13 18:15

$30K Stolen From Northern Kentucky Bakery KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WLWT)– A Northern Kentucky woman said that she hired someone to clean the windows at her bakery and the man stole $30,000 from the business. Lluliana Contreras, the owner of Lupita’s Bakery in Crescent Springs, says th...
2019-06-21 01:45

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EDT FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A project that would bring high-speed internet across Kentucky will be delayed because company representatives say an “abundance” of squirrels have chewed through wiring. Lawmakers in the state’s capitol questi...
2019-06-19 23:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 830 am, KY Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. John Raby is on...
2019-07-01 15:15

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, Update, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
2019-05-25 03:30

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are suing their insurance company over flooding that caused nearly $1 million in property damages. The Ark Encounter says in a federal lawsuit that heavy rains in 201...
2019-05-25 03:30

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officials at schools around the United States have begun rethinking their approach to teen vaping as statistics show a rise in suspensions and other disciplinary responses to students caught using e-cigarettes. Many who previou...
2019-05-26 19:45

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. EDT LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports jurors returned the verdict Tuesday for Mikhy Farrera-Brochez of Winchester ...
2019-06-05 22:30

BC-Kentucky Sports Digest, UPDATE Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. ...
2019-06-06 02:00

PSC: Electric Car Chargers In Kentucky Don’t Need Regulation FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has ruled that electric car charging stations are not utilities and do not need to be subject to regulation. The ruling is intended to remove any ambiguity over the legal status of charging...
2019-06-17 14:15

Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. EDT LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Lexington Islamic leader is facing a maximum sentence of life in prison according to an indictment returned by a federal grand jury. The grand jury indicted Mahmoud Shaker Shalash, John Sadiqullah and Abdul Hadi on conspiracy ...
2019-05-26 07:30

2.4 Earthquake Reported In Kentucky, No Damage KEVIL, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.4 earthquake has occurred in Kentucky along the New Madrid fault line. News outlets say the quake was reported northeast of Kevil shortly after 6:30 p.m. Thursday. There were no reports ...
2019-06-07 12:30

Trial set for ex-Kentucky student charged in boy’s death LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A trial date has been set for a former University of Kentucky student charged with driving under the influence and reckless homicide in the death of a 4-year-old boy. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the trial of 19-year-old ...
2019-06-10 08:30

This Kentucky distillery will release its first bourbon in 102 years Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company announced Tuesday morning that it will be releasing its first bourbon in 102 years on June 22, 2019.       ...
2019-06-12 23:30

Kentucky Extends Crossbow Season For Deer FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Deer hunters in Kentucky are getting a longer crossbow season, after a proposal to expand the season went into effect May 31. The new crossbow season will open the third Saturday in September and close the third Monday in Januar...
2019-06-05 14:00

New Muhammad Ali Logo Unveiled For Kentucky Airport Mayor Greg Fischer Twitter LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville, Kentucky, officials have unveiled new branding for Louisville’s airport to go along with a renaming to honor Muhammad Ali. Mayor Greg Fischer and Ali’s widow, Lonnie, unveile...
2019-06-07 12:30

Kentucky man accused of impersonating police, threatening 2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of impersonating a police officer and pointing a gun at two people on separate occasions. News outlets report 28-year-old Christopher Flannery was arrested over the weekend and charged with wanton enda...
2019-06-05 14:00

2-Vehicle Crash Kills 4 In Western Kentucky WHEATCROFT, Ky. (AP) — Police are investigating a crash that killed four people in western Kentucky. State Police in Madisonville say in a news release the accident occurred Saturday when a car slid into the oncoming lane and collided with a pickup t...
2019-06-23 18:30

Kentucky Association of Counties names new director FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Association of Counties has a new leader at the helm. The group’s board of directors appointed Jim Henderson as executive director and CEO. The association says Henderson has served as deputy executive directo...
2019-06-04 12:15

Kentucky Supreme Court Strikes Down Marsy’s Law FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– In November of 2018 voters in Kentucky said yes to Marsy’s Law, a constitutional amendment that gives crime victims more rights. But the Supreme Court of Kentucky says that law was not passed correctly. Back in Fe...
2019-06-13 18:15

Army Education Aid Now For Fort Campbell, Others In Kentucky FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — An education assistance program has been expanded to include soldiers at Fort Campbell as well as Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers throughout Kentucky. The Army Credentialing Assistance Program provides funding for t...
2019-06-12 11:30

Kentucky Volleyball Releases 2019 SEC Schedule Photo by Isaac Janssen. LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Volleyball team released its 2019 Southeastern Conference schedule on Wednesday afternoon, highlighted by eight home matches beginning on Sept. 27 against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. The two-...
2019-06-13 04:15

Kentucky’s jobless rate stays unchanged in May FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say the state’s unemployment rate was unchanged in May. The Kentucky Center for Statistics says the state’s seasonally adjusted jobless rate was 4% last month. The preliminary figure matched April&...
2019-06-21 11:45

One dead after ruptured gas pipeline causes explosion in Kentucky A regional gas pipeline ruptured, causing an explosion near a trailer park that killed one on August 1, 2019. Police and fire officials continued to scan the area for more victims.        ...
2019-08-01 19:45

Kentucky man accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of severely beating his 2-month-old son who’s now on life support. News outlets report 28-year-old Donnie E. Rowe was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree assault and first-degree criminal...
2019-06-13 10:45

Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving inmate $11 BELLEVUE, Ky. (AP) — A north Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving her incarcerated boyfriend $11 to use a vending machine. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Virginia Riggs was convicted of promoting contraband in the 2017 meeting, given a suspen...
2019-06-21 09:45

Hundreds rally in Kentucky for gun control legislation Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan traveled to Kentucky to call on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring House-backed gun regulation bills to the U.S. Senate floor for a vote.        ...
2019-08-09 16:30

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When PJ Washington entered the 2018 NBA draft a year ago, the forward quickly realized he wasn’t ready for the next level. So he swallowed his pride, pulled his name out of the draft and headed back to Kentucky to work ha...
2019-06-21 06:45

90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide Crews in Stanton, Kentucky were called to a home that was smashed by a mudslide amid heavy rains and were able to rescue a 90-year-old woman from the debris. (June 18)        ...
2019-06-18 12:45

UPDATE 2-Gas explosion in rural Kentucky kills one A gas line explosion early on Thursday in a residential community in rural Kentucky sent up a ball of flame that could be seen for miles, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
2019-08-01 12:15

Police: Kentucky Pastor Tried To Set Up Threesome With Girls PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky pastor is accused of trying to set up a threesome with two underage girls. The Courier-Journal reports that 26-year-old Bobby J. Blackburn, pastor of the Elevate Church in Prestonsburg, was arrested last week and c...
2019-06-03 15:45

Kerry Blackshear Will Visit Kentucky On Tuesday LEXINGTON, Ky- Kerry Blackshear is the final coveted piece in filling out Kentucky’s 2019-20 roster, and Coach Cal will have the chance to make his pitch Tuesday as Blackshear will take an official visit to Lexington. Kerry Blackshear is visit...
2019-06-17 07:15

Former Kentucky, NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38 Jared Lorenzen had been hospitalized since Sunday with an infection as well as kidney and heart issues, according to his family.       ...
2019-07-04 01:15

Kentucky HS board wants preapproval for esports players The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Board of Control says esports participants will need written approval to compete in the League of Legends video game...
2019-07-12 18:45

Kentucky State Police Say Trooper Assaulted BATH COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A trooper was stabbed in the leg during an altercation in Salt Lick. Kentucky State Police say that on Wednesday, Trooper Nathan Roark and Trooper Tyler Smith, along Bath County Sheriff Jesse Stewart, attempted to ser...
2019-05-23 05:15

Kentucky man is accused of stealing car with teen inside LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police were in pursuit of a stolen car with a 14-year-old girl inside when the driver crossed a median and crashed into a guardrail. News outlets report 33-year-old Thomas Oxendine had been arguing with the teen’s...
2019-06-28 15:15

Kentucky Women Honored For Suffrage Work MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Markers are being placed across Kentucky telling people about the work of Kentucky women in the suffrage movement. A visit to White Hall tells a story of Kentucky’s history, one that includes ambitious women...
2019-05-28 23:30

Kentucky Has a Primary Election Today. Here’s What to Watch. Gov. Matt Bevin, the Republican incumbent, is the most unpopular governor in the country. Democrats hope that will give them an opening in a red state....
2019-05-21 21:45

Fruit of the Loom losing about 100 jobs, most in Kentucky BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Fruit of the Loom says it is cutting about 100 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Kentucky. News outlets report the Bowling Green-based company said it is transferring information technology services to Wipro Ltd., an India...
2019-05-23 11:30

Amy McGrath Raises $2.5 Million in First Day of Kentucky Senate Bid The fund-raising haul was the most ever in the first 24 hours of a Senate campaign. But her opponent, Mitch McConnell, is a formidable fund-raiser as well....
2019-07-11 03:45

Kentucky man finds unlicensed bears behind wheel of car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro barber’s wild experience last week is gaining some attention on Facebook. Chad Morris, who is the owner of CMO BarberShop, was in Gatlinburg, Tennessee last week when he found his car in the process o...
2019-05-22 07:15

Suarez and Almirola give Kentucky an all-SHR front row Daniel Suarez and Aric Almirola have passed pre-race inspection and will give Stewart-Haas Racing the front row at the start of Saturday night's event at Kentucky Speedway       ...
2019-07-13 21:15

Thousands of barrels of bourbon burn in Kentucky A massive Jim Beam warehouse filled with 45,000 barrels of bourbon was destroyed by a fire that sent flames shooting into the night sky and generated so much heat that firetruck lights melted, authorities said Wednesday. (July 3)    &...
2019-07-03 20:30

First part of Kentucky broadband project is complete LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials have announced that the first part of a project to install more than 3,000 miles of fiber-optic cable around Kentucky to build a high-speed internet network across the state is complete. News outlets report Gov. Matt B...
2019-06-29 03:45

They Don't Care When times are troubled, when disasters happen, when it feels like we are facing an unfolding national crisis, it is natural to hope that our leaders, our power structure, our elected officials will come to our rescue. We need to stop hoping. They wi...
2019-08-05 16:30

Report: Kentucky Counties Have Inconsistent Bail Policies LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A new report says Kentucky counties have “wildly inconsistent” bail practices. The Courier Journal reports the study was released Tuesday by the Berea-based Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, a nonprofit research ...
2019-06-13 11:15

Maximum Security to race for 1st time since Kentucky Derby Maximum Security will race this weekend for the first time since being disqualified in Kentucky Derby; entered in $150K Pegasus Stakes at New Jersey's Monmouth Park       ...
2019-06-13 20:15

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 9:20 p.m. EDT KENTUCKY GOVERNOR Beshear vs. Bevin political showdown set in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In Kentucky political circles, Beshear vs. Bevin has become shorthand for the bitter feud between the state’s governor and attorney general over legal...
2019-05-23 05:15

Kentucky Communities Participate In Wear Orange Weekend LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– From the mass shooting in Virginia Beach to recent incidents in Lexington, people want to stand up against gun violence. This weekend, some Central Kentucky communities are doing just that. Friday marks the start of nat...
2019-06-07 13:45

Memorial service to recognize fallen Kentucky officers FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police are holding a memorial service for fallen officers. A statement from the agency says the annual memorial service and wreath-laying ceremony is Friday afternoon at the Kentucky State Police Training Academy ...
2019-06-21 11:45

Lawsuit: Flood damage at Noah’s Ark attraction in Kentucky WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky’s Noah’s ark attraction are demanding their insurance company bail them out after flooding caused nearly $1 million in property damage. The ...
2019-05-25 03:30

Vultures are eating animals alive on Kentucky farms Vultures are multiplying nationally, and their greater numbers have made them more desperate for food – even if it's alive        ...
2019-06-30 10:30

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 4:20 p.m. EDT MURDER FOR HIRE-KENTUCKY Ky. imam, 2 others indicted in alleged murder-for-hire plot (Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com) LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Lexington Islamic leader is facing a maximum sentence of life in prison ...
2019-05-26 00:30

Teen Arrested In Deadly Shootings At Kentucky Party WHITESVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested a Kentucky teenager on charges of killing two people and wounding a third during a party. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Owensboro. His name was not relea...
2019-06-07 12:30

Kentucky police officer charged with bribery, misconduct LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been indicted on charges of bribing a public servant, unlawfully accessing a computer and official misconduct. The Courier Journal reports 30-year-old Officer William Garrett was indic...
2019-06-07 13:45

Jared Lorenzen, former Kentucky quarterback who played in the NFL, dies at 38 Lorenzen enjoyed a successful college career at Kentucky before his NFL career included earning a Super Bowl ring as a backup to Eli Manning on the Giants....
2019-07-04 07:15

Here is the latest Kentucky and Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a contract with their top NFL draft pick Jeffery Simmons. Tennessee gambled on taking Simmons with the 19th selection overall as the defensive tackle out of Mississippi State was r...
2019-05-23 11:30

Kentucky man accused of beating infant, causing 27 fractures A Kentucky man is accused of punching his infant daughter and repeatedly slamming the 3-month-old on the ground, causing 27 bone fractures and other injuries....
2019-06-04 18:01

Police: Driver dragged Kentucky officer through Kroger lot LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man is accused of trapping a Kentucky trooper’s arm in his car window, dragging the officer through a Kroger parking lot and nearly crashing into other officers. News outlets report 26-year-old Thomas Trummer Jr. was ar...
2019-06-14 10:15

Kentucky state grants will use old tires to repave roadways FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Division of Waste Management is giving grants to five counties to used recycled rubber tires to repave roadways. The $502,000 in grant funding will be used for rubber-modified asphalt projects that use crumb rub...
2019-05-23 11:30

Former Kentucky Wildcats, NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38 Former Kentucky Wildcats and NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen died Wednesday after a lengthy battle with health problems related to his weight. He was 38....
2019-07-04 05:00

Mail delivery to Kentucky street suspended over dog attacks LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has suspended mail delivery to a Kentucky street that has a history of dog attacks. Postal Service spokeswoman Susan Wright tells The Courier Journal that dog attacks have been a problem on Girard Drive ...
2019-07-01 11:45

Train in Kentucky strikes two teen girls, killing one LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Police in Kentucky say a train hit and killed one teen girl and injured another. Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a release that the two teens were on the tracks near the Pope Lick Creek trestle b...
2019-05-27 12:30

The Latest: Polls close for Kentucky’s primary election LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on voting in Kentucky’s primary election Tuesday (all times local): 7 p.m. Polls in Kentucky are closed for the primary election. Polls close at 6 p.m. local time. The western half of the state is in the centra...
2019-05-22 01:15

The Latest: Democrats Nominate Bowman For Kentucky Treasurer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on voting in Kentucky’s primary election Tuesday (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Scott County farmer Robert Conway has won the Democratic nomination for agriculture commissioner. Conway is an eighth-generation Ken...
2019-05-22 02:45

Lexington Native Crowned Miss Kentucky 2019 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Lexington native Alex Francke has been crowned Miss Kentucky 2019. WAVE reports that Francke took the title Saturday night at the Brown Theater in downtown Louisville. View this post on Instagram ...
2019-06-10 13:15

Calipari signs $86 million, 10-year extension with Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari has signed a 10-year contract extension through 2029 worth $86 million that includes an option in the sixth year to step down and become a special assistant to the athletic director or university rep...
2019-06-14 05:30

Kentucky conservation fund wins award for preservation FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The American Battlefield Trust has recognized the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund for helping preserve battlefields and historic sites. American Battlefield Trust President James Lighthizer recognized the fund last week...
2019-06-10 11:00

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY GOVERNOR Beshear vs. Bevin political showdown set in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In Kentucky political circles, Beshear vs. Bevin has become shorthand for the bitter feud between the state’s governor and attorney general over legal...
2019-05-23 11:30

Flap Over Lt. Gov. Aide’s Firing Roils Kentucky Leadership FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — When the Kentucky governor’s chief of staff authorized the firing of a top aide to the lieutenant governor he “overstepped his boundaries,” Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton said Tuesday, ratcheting up an unsettling elec...
2019-06-18 21:00

West Va. Governor Agrees To Pay Delinquent Kentucky Taxes HINDMAN, Ky. (AP) — Coal companies tied to West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice are promising to pay huge property tax debts owed to some eastern Kentucky counties. Knott, Pike, Harlan and Magoffin counties received checks last week totaling nearly $1.2 mi...
2019-06-11 14:30

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 11:20 a.m. EDT VETERAN-D-DAY BURIAL Decorated Indiana WWII veteran to be buried at Arlington (Information from: Evansville Courier & Press, http://www.courierpress.com) EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington Na...
2019-05-27 21:00

Motorist killed during storm in eastern Kentucky city PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Officials say one person was killed during a severe storm in eastern Kentucky when the roof of a building was blown off and landed on a moving vehicle. Prestonsburg Mayor Les Stapleton told a news conference Wednesday that th...
2019-05-29 23:45

Kentucky Supreme Court upholds man’s murder conviction ADAIRVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld a murder conviction and 55-year sentence for a man who killed his sister-in-law. The Bowling Green Daily News reports George Walker’s sentence was upheld last week. The 24-year-old ma...
2019-06-17 10:45

Kentucky County Expected To Have $890K Budget Shortfall PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky county of McCracken is expected to have a $890,000 budget shortfall this upcoming fiscal year. The Paducah Sun reports the county fiscal court held the first reading of its proposed 2019-20 budget on Wednesday. Deputy...
2019-05-30 14:45

Train In Kentucky Strikes 2 Teen Girls, Killing 1 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say a train hit and killed one teen girl and injured another. Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said in a release that the two teens were on the tracks near the Pope Lick Creek tres...
2019-05-27 11:30

'Hot Water Challenge' leads to charges for Kentucky mom, report says A Kentucky mom turned herself in Friday after she allegedly helped her son pour boiling hot water on his 11-year-old friend who was spending the night for a sleepover as part of the viral “Hot Water Challenge.”...
2019-07-31 20:15

Nonprofit Expanding Resiliency Program To Rural Kentucky JAMESTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is funding a program in Russell County and nine surrounding counties to help children and youth dealing with violence, addiction, and other trauma. According to a news release, the foundatio...
2019-05-28 13:30

Stand By Me by Wendell Berry review – the soul of Kentucky The farmer-environmentalist’s precisely drawn tales about family loyalties span a century of rural lifeWhen you say the word “Kentucky”, most Americans think of long-time Republican senator Mitch McConnell, arguably the man behind the curtain in the ...
2019-07-17 13:30

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 p.m. EDT SINGAPORE-HIV DATA LEAK Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data (Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com) LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HI...
2019-06-05 22:30

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports jurors returned the verdict Tuesday for Mikhy Farrera-Brochez of Winchester ...
2019-06-05 22:30

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 5:20 p.m. EDT CONGRESS-DISASTER AID-THE LATEST The Latest: Another Republican blocks disaster aid in House WASHINGTON (AP) — Another conservative Republican has once again blocked efforts by House leaders to speed a $19 billion disaster aid bill to President Donal...
2019-05-28 23:30

Gas explosion in rural Kentucky kills one, ignites homes A gas line explosion early on Thursday in a residential community in rural Kentucky sent up a ball of flame that could be seen for miles, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
2019-08-01 16:15

The Latest: Kentucky AG Beshear wins Democratic gov. primary LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky’s primary election (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Attorney General Andy Beshear has won the Democratic nomination for governor in Kentucky, setting up a showdown with his political nemesis — Republica...
2019-05-22 02:45

Bourbon warehouse burning at Jim Beam facility in Kentucky A Jim Beam warehouse filled with about 40,000 bourbon barrels in Woodford County remains on fire Wednesday, according to officials.       ...
2019-07-03 19:15

Court lets stand Kentucky abortion law on ultrasounds FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal appeals court said Friday it won’t reconsider a ruling that upheld a Kentucky law requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients prior to abortions. Kentucky’s anti-abortion gove...
2019-06-29 03:45

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 1:20 a.m. EDT MURDER FOR HIRE-KENTUCKY Ky. imam, 2 others indicted in alleged murder-for-hire plot (Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com) LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Lexington Islamic leader is facing a maximum sentence of life in prison ...
2019-05-26 07:30

Watch: Deer tick removed from Kentucky man's eyeball A Kentucky man who experienced irritation in his eye went to an optometrist and was shocked to learn the cause -- a deer tick latched onto his eyeball....
2019-07-18 21:00

Kentucky offers last 1.5-mile NASCAR stop before Cup playoff NASCAR drivers know that little data from Kentucky Speedway's unique 1.5-mile layout can be applied to remainder of the intermediate tracks on the Cup schedule       ...
2019-07-13 02:45

Barrel-Maker Starts Construction On Cooperage In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A barrel manufacturer has started construction on a $66.5 million cooperage in eastern Kentucky that’s expected to create 220 jobs in coming years. The Commonwealth Cooperage being built at Morehead by Independent Stave Co...
2019-06-05 14:00

1 dead, up to 7 missing after Enbridge pipeline blast in Kentucky The 76-centimetre wide pipeline moves natural gas under such high pressure that the flames reached about 91 metres in the air and could be seen throughout the county, one official said....
2019-08-01 23:30

Rocky Adkins Counting On Eastern Kentucky For Support ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Rocky Adkins was very confident as he voted Tuesday morning at the Perkins Community Center. The State House Minority Leader told LEX 18 that he thinks that the formula for beating Gov. Matt Bevin in November is sim...
2019-05-22 01:15

1 dead after gas line explosion, fire in central Kentucky One person was killed and others were injured early Thursday when a gas line rupture caused an explosion and fire in central Kentucky, authorities said....
2019-08-01 20:45

Latest Kentucky news, sports, business and entertainment at 6:20 a.m. EDT KENTUCKY GOVERNOR Kentucky primary to offer verdict on Bevin’s job performance LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Republicans will give an initial verdict on Gov. Matt Bevin’s job performance in Tuesday’s primary election. Meanwhile, D...
2019-05-21 14:31

Kentucky Gov. Bevin clears first hurdle, wins GOP primary LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin cleared his first hurdle toward a second term, defeating three Republican challengers Tuesday to advance to a tougher fall campaign where his Democratic challenger will try to bludgeon him for his high-...
2019-05-22 02:45

Straight up: How the Kentucky bourbon industry is going high tech Bourbon is one of the most popular spirits in the world. Some Kentucky distilleries are adding data analytics, automation, IoT sensors, and RFID tags to streamline production....
2019-05-21 16:15

Kentucky Republican US Rep. Massie Blocks Disaster Aid In House WASHINGTON (AP) — A second conservative Republican on Tuesday blocked another attempt to pass a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill, delaying again a top priority for some of President Donald Trump’s most loyal allies on Capitol Hill. Rep. Tho...
2019-05-28 23:30

Do You Care To Whom You Sell Your Car? Selling a car is a hard thing to do, unless that car is a piece of crap like my 1995 Honda Accord was. Especially if you’ve had some great memories with it, letting go can be tough. But sometimes you have no choice, and time, money, or just generally...
2019-06-02 21:15

H.D.R. Is Coming to a TV Near You. Here’s Why You Should Care. If you’re shopping for a new TV, a new acronym should be on your radar: H.D.R., or High Dynamic Range. Soon it’ll be everywhere, but here’s why it’s worth a look now....
2019-08-19 17:00

John Wick Hex Is A Portal Into John Wick's Mind At a Keanu Reeves-filled E3 last week, I played a demo of John Wick Hex, a forthcoming action game directed and written by Mike Bithell, the creator of acclaimed indie games Thomas Was Alone and Volume. Playing John Wick Hex was like being transporte...
2019-06-22 03:15

Elections board delays certifying Kentucky primary results FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky election officials have delayed certifying statewide primary election results after the state’s chief election official identified a series of discrepancies in vote counts. The discrepancies won’t change any...
2019-06-04 20:15

FBI: ‘No Foul Play’ Involved In Kentucky National Park Death PARK CITY, Ky. (AP) — FBI officials say they think no foul play was involved in the death of a woman found in Mammoth Cave National Park. News outlets report the body of 23-year-old Mariah Amber Decru was discovered in a cemetery on park grounds in M...
2019-06-19 12:15

Historic Kentucky site to host 2nd Writers in the Park event TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The second annual Writers in the Park will be held this month at Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site in Tompkinsville, Kentucky. A statement from Kentucky State Parks says more than a dozen authors will participate i...
2019-06-07 12:30

Eastern Kentucky University President To Serve On NCAA Forum RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The president of Eastern Kentucky University has been selected to represent the Ohio Valley Conference on the NCAA’s Division 1 presidential forum. Michael Benson was chosen at the May 31 meeting of the board of the confere...
2019-06-06 13:45

Kentucky driver’s license pilot program to start June 28 FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials say they will begin issuing new driver’s licenses this month that are designed to comply with a federal travel law. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says in a statement that it will beg...
2019-06-19 12:15

Kentucky tells church giving away used glasses to homeless it is breaking law A Kentucky church member developed a program 16 years ago to help thousands of people who can't afford glasses and it has spread to 79 countries -- but they may not be able to do it because of state officials....
2019-07-03 20:30

Polls Close For Primary Election In Eastern Half Of Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Polls have closed in the eastern half of Kentucky in the primary election races for governor, attorney general, secretary of state and other statewide offices. Voters in line at 6 p.m. local time are allowed to cast ballots, bu...
2019-05-22 01:15

Sen Mitch McConnell Trips and Breaks Shoulder in Kentucky: Aide LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering at home in Kentucky after suffering a shoulder fracture in a fall Sunday, a spokesman said. McConnell tripped on his outdoor patio at his Louisville home Sunday mo...
2019-08-06 02:30

Record-setting Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen, 38, dies Former Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen, who set multiple passing and offensive records in college and backed up Eli Manning with the Super Bowl champion New York Giants, dies at 38       ...
2019-07-04 02:45

UPDATE 1-Enbridge to keep Kentucky gas pipe shut for at least a week after blast Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that exploded on Thursday, killing one person, will remain shut through at least Aug. 12....
2019-08-06 17:00

Kentucky gov, AG clash over office space amid gov race match FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear are fighting over Capitol office space as they clash in the race for governor. Through a public records request, the Lexington Herald-Leade...
2019-06-29 18:15

Kentucky surgeons operate on Mitch McConnell's broken shoulder Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell successfully underwent surgery to repair a fractured shoulder he broke at his Kentucky home this month, his office said Friday....
2019-08-16 21:45

Major fire burns Jim Beam whiskey warehouse in Kentucky Officials say a lightning strike may be to blame for a major fire late Tuesday night at a warehouse that stores Jim Beam bourbon in central Kentucky....
2019-07-04 05:01

Kentucky man caught flesh-eating bacteria on camping trip A Kentucky man says he contracted flesh-eating bacteria during a camping trip — and is still recovering from the severe infection nearly two months later, according to a report. Jonathan Metcalf, of Lancaster, took a Memorial Day weekend trip with hi...
2019-07-18 18:45

Meth Found Inside Kentucky Camper, Children’s Playhouse CORBIN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police found marijuana, guns and about 3 pounds of methamphetamines hidden inside a children’s playhouse. New outlets report that John Helton, Nursilla Anita Helton-Fox and Patsy Hopkins were arrested on first-degree...
2019-06-13 11:15

Kentucky court security officer charged in fatal ATV crash MONTEREY, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky court security officer has been arrested after a passenger on an ATV he was driving died in a crash. Kentucky State Trooper Steven Dykes says in a news release 43-year-old Mario Chavez-Canela of Montere...
2019-06-23 18:30

Driver killed when storm blows shop’s roof onto car in Kentucky A Kentucky driver was killed when a pawn shop’s roof crashed on top of his car during a severe thunderstorm, according to new reports. The roof blew off Wednesday afternoon in Prestonburg, trapping four cars — only one occupied, by a man...
2019-05-30 15:01

2020 challenger Tim Ryan takes gun control caravan to Kentucky Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan is leading a chorus of calls to pressure lawmakers -- particularly Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell -- to cut short their summer recess to address gun control legislation....
2019-08-09 16:00

Kentucky State Police: Man killed, trooper hurt in shooting HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man was killed and a trooper injured in an exchange of gunfire at a house near where officers were serving a search warrant. The man who was killed was one of several people who came out of the house aft...
2019-06-12 04:15

Police: Kentucky man rapes 8-year-old after cracking her head with shovel LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man hit an 8-year-old girl in the head with a shovel, fracturing her skull, and then raped and robbed her. News outlets report 29-year-old Cane L. Madden was arrested Saturday on charges of first-degree ra...
2019-08-13 00:15

Summer Food Service Program Provides Meals To Kentucky Students FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Food insecurity is a big problem in Kentucky, especially during the summer months. Between the months of May and August, children 18 and under from low-income families can receive free meals as part of the USDA’s...
2019-05-29 23:45

Abbey Cheek Becomes Fourth Kentucky Softball NFCA All-American Abbey Cheek rounding the bases – Photo by Joshua R. Gateley LEXINGTON, Ky. – Behind the most prolific offensive season in Kentucky Softball history, senior third baseman Abbey Cheek became the fourth player in UK history to be named a National ...
2019-05-29 23:45

Kentucky Art Group Appeals Choice To Move Confederate Statue LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky art group is appealing the city of Louisville’s decision to move a Confederate statue from a prominent location. The Courier-Journal reports the Friends of Louisville Public Art sued Monday to stop the John B. ...
2019-06-12 11:30

Ex-McConnell staffers lobbied on Russian-backed Kentucky project Two former top staffers to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have lobbied Congress and the Treasury Department on the development of a new Kentucky aluminum mill backed by the Russian aluminum giant Rusal, according to a new lobbying disclosure....
2019-07-31 23:15

Fire that destroyed 45K Jim Beam whiskey barrels still burns in Kentucky A major fire that's destroyed 45,000 barrels of bourbon at a Jim Beam storage facility in central Kentucky is still burning after more than two days, authorities said....
2019-07-05 16:45

A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money? Last summer, it looked like things were finally about to change for Ashland, Ky. For two decades, the jobs that once supported this Appalachian outpost of 20,000 people on a bend in the Ohio River have been disappearing: 100 laid off from the freight...
2019-08-14 01:45

Maximum Security survives Kentucky Derby deja vu to win Haskell OCEANPORT, N.J. — Maximum Security captured the $1 million Haskell Invitational and, unlike the Kentucky Derby, survived a steward’s inquiry Saturday night. It capped a long day that included a major delay triggered by intense heat and safety concern...
2019-07-21 08:45

KYEM, FEMA Conducting Series Of Earthquake Drills In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky – Local and national emergency officials are conducting a series of earthquake drills in Kentucky. The Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM), in partnership with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and our local, state...
2019-06-03 01:45

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will rep...
2019-06-09 22:30

Kentucky toddler contracts rare disease from tick bite A toddler fell into a weeklong near-coma in Kentucky after contracting a rare disease from a tick bite, according to his family. Jackson Oblisk’s dad Brandon thought nothing of what he assumed was an innocent insect on his son’s neck in t...
2019-06-04 00:30

Maximum Security returns to the races for first time since Kentucky Derby DQ Maximum Security, disqualified from victory in the Kentucky Derby, returns to action in Sunday's Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park while older horses slug it out in the Stephen Foster at Churchill Downs on Saturday....
2019-06-14 20:45

Kentucky Derby winner Country House to get extended break LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Country House is getting an extended break and likely won’t race again until 2020. Trainer Bill Mott says the colt isn’t expected to race again as a 3-year-old. He says Country House hasn’...
2019-06-17 02:45

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade retired. The former Kentucky sharpshooter was the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday ni...
2019-06-21 06:45

Another dog killed under care of pet app Wag: suit The day before actress Olivia Munn came to the rescue of embattled dog-walking app Wag after one of its walkers stole a Manhattan dog, another city pooch was killed during a walk with a different Wag worker — who also stole the pup’s crystal ne...
2019-07-02 07:30

What’s Up With Jeffrey Epstein and Why Should You Care? On Monday, U.S. attorneys for the Southern District of New York unsealed a 14-page indictment that accused wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein of soliciting girls, some as young as 14, for sex acts in his sprawling Palm Beach, Fla., mansion and his 21,...
2019-07-09 01:30

What to know about open wound care An open wound leaves internal tissue exposed. They require special care depending on the type of wound. Minor open wounds may not require medical treatment. Learn more about open wound care, including how and when to treat them, here....
2019-05-24 08:15

Do Men And Women Really Need Different Skin Care? Some experts argue that men’s and women’s skin types differ enough to warrant separate product lines. Others dismiss that as a tired, old-school approach....
2019-08-09 08:30

Kentucky’s high court rules in trampoline park injury case LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Supreme Court has ruled that a damage waiver signed by a parent at a trampoline park does not protect the park from liability in the case of an injured child. The Courier Journal reports that the court said Thu...
2019-06-15 20:45

Kentucky gas line erupts in ball of flames, killing one and igniting homes A natural gas line erupted in a ball of flames that could be seen for miles over a residential community in rural Kentucky on Thursday, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
2019-08-01 23:45

Six Individuals Selected to Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Kentucky’s Derek Anderson holds up his jersey after his team won the college national championship game against Syracuse Monday, April 1, 1996 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke) Louisville, Ky. – June 12, 2019 – Six individuals who...
2019-06-12 22:15

Banker Michael Bowman wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky treasurer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Banker Michael Bowman wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky treasurer. The post Banker Michael Bowman wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky treasurer appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-22 02:45

Kentucky high court rules police can be sued in deadly chase LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court has ruled that police can be sued for damages when their car chases lead to the death or injury of third parties. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the court’s 6-1 ruling on Thursday overturned...
2019-06-14 15:45

‘Electrofishing’ boat stuns hundreds of Kentucky carp in crazy video When an electric current is pumped through the system it passes through the water and affects all the fish in the immediate area, causing them to spasm and jump above the water....
2019-08-03 00:15

Watch ‘electrofishing’ boat stun hundreds of invasive carp in Kentucky Invasive species can be a major problem no matter where they’re found, but for researchers trying to combat invasive fish species, the challenges are unique. In Kentucky, wildlife officials are doing their best to fight back against an invasion...
2019-08-02 09:15

Kentucky pipeline explosion leaves at least 1 person dead, 5 more injured, officials say At least one person is dead and five others have been hospitalized after a massive gas pipeline explosion in Kentucky on Thursday morning that caused a “tremendous amount of damage” and forced the evacuations of more than 75 residents....
2019-08-01 17:45

Enbridge Texas Eastern gas pipe remains shut after Kentucky blast Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipe that killed one person when it exploded on Thursday remained shut while the company works with federal and state officials to investigate the incident....
2019-08-02 17:30

This one's for the birds: Ostrich races steal the show at Kentucky racetrack Ostriches, not horses, were the main attraction Saturday at Ellis Park. They raced along with a few camels as well for a unique experience.       ...
2019-07-07 08:15

Kentucky water utility granted interim emergency rate hike FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky water utility has been granted an interim emergency rate increase that will set a flat rate amounting to a 42 percent hike for typical residential customers. The Kentucky Public Service Commission said in a news relea...
2019-06-07 00:30

REFILE-UPDATE 3-Gas explosion in rural Kentucky kills one, ignites homes A gas line explosion early on Thursday in a residential community in rural Kentucky sent up a ball of flame that could be seen for miles, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
2019-08-01 16:30

Rural Americans are changing their views on LGBTQ rights. Just look at this Kentucky town Henderson, Kentucky residents passed protections for gay residents, then rejected them. Now, they're coming around full circle.        ...
2019-06-23 03:15

Lighting strike blamed in Kentucky blaze that scotched 45,000 barrels of bourbon A massive fire that destroyed a Kentucky Jim Beam bourbon warehouse containing some 45,000 barrels of whiskey on Wednesday may have been caused by a lightning strike, a spokesman for the company said....
2019-07-03 18:30

Kurt Busch "proud" of brother Kyle after Kentucky victory battle Kentucky NASCAR Cup Series winner Kurt Busch says he was "proud" of his brother, Kyle, for their fight for victory last weekend in which the two made contact...
2019-07-15 22:45

Kentucky farmers say federally protected vultures are terrorizing livestock: report Kentucky farmers say they have little recourse against federally-protected vultures, which have increasingly been terrorizing their livestock to death....
2019-07-01 11:15

Traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall Honors Those Who Made Sacrifices For Freedom PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky.  (LEX 18) – The traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall is on tour of all 120 counties in the bluegrass. The goal is to make sure those who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam are never forgotten. On Saturday the wall was in Pe...
2019-06-30 01:30

Northern Kentucky American Legion Post Vandalized On Memorial Day Weekend PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – On a weekend where we honor veterans who gave their all for our country, someone has vandalized a northern Kentucky American Legion post. The Pendleton County Emergency Management posted on Facebook saying that ...
2019-05-27 03:45

Herman rides Trump's putting advice to victory in Kentucky Jim Herman rode President Donald Trump's putting advice to victory in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship       ...
2019-07-22 04:30

Kentucky man fractured 8-year-old's skull with a shovel and raped her, police say Cane L. Madden assaulted the 8-year-old girl with a shovel, sexually assaulted her and stole her iPad, police say.        ...
2019-08-13 10:30

NASCAR at Kentucky 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Quaker State 400 All the information you need to get ready for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway, the 19th race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
2019-07-13 20:00

Someone Please Return My Rattlesnake, Radioactive Uranium, and My Open Bottle of Kentucky Deluxe In what sounds like an average Wednesday morning in Logan County, Oklahoma, police pulled over two people driving a stolen car last week with expired tags. Oh, and it was also filled with guns, a rattlesnake, a canister of uranium powder and an o...
2019-07-15 21:00

Maximum Security owners ask judge to reinstate Kentucky Derby victory The owners of the horse that was named winner of the Kentucky Derby only to have the title taken back minutes later have asked a federal judge to reinstate the victory, according to a published report. Gary and Mary West say the stewards of the fable...
2019-06-01 18:15

Kentucky NASCAR: Kurt Busch beats brother Kyle to seal first '19 win Chip Ganassi Racing's Kurt Busch clinched his first victory of the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season, beating his brother Kyle Busch in a thrilling overtime finish at Kentucky...
2019-07-14 08:45

Jockey Luis Saez, who was disqualified from the Kentucky Derby, blocks another horse Jockey Luis Saez -- who was disqualified from the Kentucky Derby -- found himself in the middle of another blocking controversy on Friday.       ...
2019-06-30 00:30

Matt Bevin, Andy Beshear to face off in Kentucky gubernatorial election Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear are set to face off in the state's gubernatorial election in November after winning their primaries Tuesday....
2019-05-22 13:45

Lightning strike blamed in Kentucky blaze that scotched 45,000 barrels of bourbon A massive fire that destroyed a Kentucky Jim Beam bourbon warehouse containing some 45,000 barrels of whiskey on Wednesday may have been caused by a lightning strike, a spokesman for the company said....
2019-07-03 23:30

Kentucky Woman Returns Lost Ring Found In Myrtle Beach (LEX 18/WMBF)– During a vacation to Myrtle Beach, a North Carolina woman lost a ring given to her by her children. When a Kentucky woman found the ring later that day, she made it her mission to reunite it with its owner. Kentucky woman Cristy ...
2019-06-21 01:45

A letter to… my dad, as he settles into a care home ‘When you confessed you were barricading yourself in your bedroom at night, we knew you couldn’t go on living alone’: the letter you always wanted to writeLast Friday was one of the most profound days of my life. You remembered you were going to try ...
2019-06-15 08:45

Start-Up Says It’s Changing Eye Care for the Better. Others See It Differently. Hubble offers customers contact lens subscriptions at low monthly prices. Critics say it bypasses eye care professionals, doesn’t properly vet prescriptions and takes advantage of federal regulations to the detriment of consumers....
2019-07-22 00:45

This US heartland has been flooded for five months. Does anyone care? About half a million acres of land in the rural Yazoo backwater area in Missisippi is underwater, a devastating blow for a poor region where agriculture is the economy’s lifebloodDating back to late February, about 550,000 acres of land have been und...
2019-08-03 08:30

At 75, Taking Care of Mom, 99: ‘We Did Not Think She Would Live This Long’ The phenomenon some experts call “aging together” — people in their 60s and 70s, usually women, helping much older relatives — can take a financial toll....
2019-06-27 19:15

Should The Average Buyer Really Care About Performance? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about buyer priorities, negotiating extended warranties on used c...
2019-08-16 19:15

Up to 19,000 could be without family planning care after HHS rule changes KPNX- Planned Parenthood, the largest provider of Title X care in the state, says it will not stay in the program after rule changes which are scheduled to go into effect. A rule change by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services meant ...
2019-07-18 05:30

Black skin care: The top 5 tips Everyone can benefit from a personalized skin care routine. Black skin is prone to certain issues, including acne and hyperpigmentation. Here, we list five skin care steps for black skin....
2019-06-14 04:45

2020 Democrats Want Labor to Know They Care It took several decades and one final, disastrous election for Democrats to acknowledge they had taken union support for granted. Many of them appear to be betting on not making the same mistake again....
2019-06-18 20:15

Getting the Right Care for Painful Autoimmune Conditions A corticosteroid can quickly relieve symptoms of both polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis. But a delay could cause vision loss, a stroke or even death....
2019-08-19 16:30

7 Best Cheese Recipes For Kids | Easy Cheese Recipes For Kids Find here the best of cheese recipes for kids which you can easily prepare at home. Think of margherita pizza bursting with cheese or garlic bread and more, we've got everything with a step by step......
2019-06-27 20:30

Russian-backed Kentucky mill makes PR push amid Democratic concerns Braidy Industries, which is developing a new Kentucky aluminum mill partially backed by the Russian aluminum giant Rusal, has hired a firm with ties to Sen. Mitch McConnell (r-Ky.) to give the project a public relations boost as Democrats raise conc...
2019-08-03 00:30

Tick Lodged on Kentucky Man's Eyeball Made 'Popping Sound' When Doctor Pulled It Off When Kentucky electrician Chris Prater felt something in his eye after he cut down a tree from a power line, he thought maybe sawdust was causing the irritation.Read more......
2019-07-19 18:30

How a McConnell-backed effort to lift Russian sanctions boosted a Kentucky project A spokesman said the Senate majority leader did not know the measure would help a company building an aluminum mill in an impoverished part of his home state....
2019-08-14 09:15

Kentucky State Police Involved In Standoff With Suicidal Person In Garrard County GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A number of authorities are on scene of an all-day standoff in Garrard County with a person who is reportedly suicidal. Kentucky State Police confirmed they’ve been at a home on US 52 near Paint Lick Element...
2019-07-01 03:45

Police: Teen Killed, 22 Injured When Semi Slams Into Vehicles In Western Kentucky EDDYVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — State Police said a teen was killed and 22 other people were injured, some critically, when a semi-trailer truck slammed into nearly a dozen vehicles Friday in far western Kentucky. Authorities said the crash occurred ...
2019-06-29 13:15

Man reportedly hunting Bigfoot fires shots at campers at a Kentucky national park The man had one explanation for why a couple's Kentucky campsite was destroyed at Mammoth Cave National Park: "It was bigfoot country."        ...
2019-08-01 12:15

Who is Amy McGrath, the Kentucky Democrat challenging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell? Amy McGrath, the former fighter pilot who narrowly lost a bid for Congress last year, on Tuesday launched her campaign to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....
2019-07-09 21:15

Kentucky Fried Chicken in North Carolina explodes, blast caught on camera (NBCNEWS) – Surveillance video caught the moment a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in North Carolina exploded, reducing it to rubble. The explosion happened around 12:30 a.m. Thursday in Eden, which is about 35 miles north of Greensboro. Eden...
2019-07-13 08:15

Incumbent Ryan Quarles wins Republican nomination for Kentucky agriculture commissioner LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Incumbent Ryan Quarles wins Republican nomination for Kentucky agriculture commissioner. The post Incumbent Ryan Quarles wins Republican nomination for Kentucky agriculture commissioner appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-22 01:15

Heather French Henry wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Heather French Henry wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State. The post Heather French Henry wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-22 01:15

Your Apple Has 100 Million Microorganisms Living On It. Should You Care? Fruit and vegetables are among the healthiest foods around, packed with plenty of vitamins, minerals and nutrients. But have you ever wondered about what else you might be eating when you bite into an apple? Gabriela Berg did. The head of the Institu...
2019-07-31 21:45

New Survey Says: Politicians Don’t Care About Black People Tired of politicians talking at, about, but never to, black people, a bevy of organizations joined to conduct the largest survey of black people in the United States since Reconstruction, entitled More Black than Blue: Politics + Power in the 2019 Bl...
2019-05-29 11:30

Why Sanders and Biden Are Sparring Over Health Care “Unfortunately, he is sounding like Donald Trump,” Senator Bernie Sanders said of Joe Biden, as the two Democratic candidates spar over one of the most important issues in the 2020 election....
2019-07-18 17:45

Robots for the elderly must be designed with care and respect Many countries around the world have ageing populations and a growing prevalence of dementia. Japan, in particular, is a “super-ageing” society, with a population getting older faster than anywhere else in the world due to long life expectancy and lo...
2019-07-07 01:45

Froome in intensive care after French crash Britain's Chris Froome is in intensive care and "not in great shape" after suffering serious multiple fractures in a high-speed crash, says his team principal Dave Brailsford....
2019-06-13 10:30

Retiring this year? How much you'll need for health-care costs A 65-year-old couple in good health could shell out close to $390,000 in medical expenses, according to HealthView Services. Here's why the bill is so high....
2019-07-18 21:15

Bipolar: Experts urge better initial care Specialists reveal that people with bipolar disorder have to wait for a long time for a diagnosis, and that they fail to receive appropriate initial care....
2019-06-27 21:00

More Americans care about July 4th than US-China drama The whole country will be anxiously monitoring US trade talks with China this weekend as President Trump meets with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, at the G20 summit in Japan. Americans will be glued to their TV sets wondering whether Xi will du...
2019-06-27 23:00

NHS creates AI Lab to tackle health care challenges The U.K.'s National Health Service announced the creation of an AI Lab to tackle some of the biggest challenges in health care with machine learning.Read More...
2019-08-09 05:45

Australians care if politicians tell lies, but people in the US don't Fact-checking politicians' statements alters both the views and the voting intentions of people in Australia – but makes far less difference in the US...
2019-05-21 15:30

Five children killed in Pennsylvania day care fire ERIE, Pa. — Authorities say a morning fire in Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five children and sent another person to the hospital. In a Facebook post, city officials said that firefighters responding to a structure fire shortly after 1:00 a.m. fo...
2019-08-13 00:15

Care.com Founder to Step Down as CEO Months After WSJ Report Care.com’s founder is exiting her CEO position, months after a Journal investigation found instances in which caregivers listed on the site had police records and were accused of committing crimes on the job....
2019-08-06 14:45

Save Big on Lawn Care Essentials With This One-Day Sale Today only, Amazon is marking down everything you’ll need to keep your lawn healthy. Choose from plant food, weed preventers and killers, and more from brands like Roundup, Scotts, and Miracle-Gro....
2019-05-25 14:15

John Delaney on Universal Health Care Mr. Delaney, a former congressman from Maryland, argues his proposal would guarantee universal coverage without forcing people to use a government health plan....
2019-06-27 19:30

If you're not nervous at a World Cup, you don't care enough to win | Hope Solo The pressure of a major tournament can be difficult to handle – and not a lot of players have the ability to deal with that day in and day outBefore every World Cup game I played in, I felt good during the warm up. I was ready to play and wanted to p...
2019-06-10 11:45

‘Medicare for All’ Is Hammering Health Care Stocks. For Now. The popularity of proposals for a government-run, single-payer system among Democratic presidential candidates has hurt health care stocks, despite their strong earnings....
2019-05-21 23:15

Colorado introduces “rolling urgent care” (KUSA) Paramedics with Colorado’s West Metro Fire Rescue rolled out a new tool this summer. It’s called the Advanced Resource Medic or ARM car for short. The vehicle looks like an ambulance, but it works more like an urgent care center on wheel...
2019-08-05 22:45

Activist Urges Care.com to Explore Sale The hedge fund Engine Capital is urging Care.com, the largest marketplace for online caregivers, to pursue a sale, saying the company is “at a crossroads.”...
2019-08-16 15:15

Eleven U.S. cancer centers get to charge more for care For several decades, certain cancer centers have been allowed by the U.S. government to charge more for the care they give. A new study finds the care given at these centers isn't very different from that received at other top-notch facilities....
2019-06-17 22:45

As China’s Economy Slows, Why the World Should Care China’s economic growth is sputtering. The official forecast of 6% to 6.5% is the slowest on record, and the 6.2% growth actually reported in the second quarter is the weakest since the government began releasing quarterly data in 1992. The most obvi...
2019-07-20 16:45

Cardinals Take Care of Business Twice Against Mets’ Bullpen After completing Thursday’s game by rallying against Edwin Diaz, St. Louis hit two homers in the eighth inning of the second game against Jeurys Familia. The Mets lead the majors in blown saves....
2019-06-15 05:30

California OKs health care for some adult immigrants SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Some low-income adults in California living in the country illegally will soon get their health benefits paid for by taxpayers. Democrats in the state Legislature on Sunday agreed to make adults between the ages of 19 and 25...
2019-06-10 08:30

How sci-fi MMO Destiny’s Sword makes you care about your soldiers Indie developer 2Dogs Games hopes that Destiny's Sword's social mechanics will help players gain a better understanding of mental health issues.Read More...
2019-06-06 21:15

African-Americans less likely to get rehab care after injuries (Reuters Health) - When people with moderate or severe injuries are discharged from the hospital, follow-up care, especially at rehabilitation centers, is a crucial part of their recovery - but African Americans are less likely than white patients to...
2019-05-22 22:30

Jimmy Kimmel says 'politicians don't seem to care what we think anymore' Jimmy Kimmel is aware that there is an "expectation" that he and other late-night hosts will address tragic events like the two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, and while he wishes they "didn't have to," he sees it as necessity....
2019-08-07 03:00

What Would Giving Health Care to Undocumented Immigrants Mean? Nearly every Democrat running for president supports the idea, a sharp change from even a few years ago. Here’s a look at the policy behind the politics....
2019-07-04 01:15

The Yield Curve Is Inverted! Remind Me Why I Care If you’re wondering what a yield curve is and why there’s so much fretting on both sides of the Atlantic over its changing shape, you’re not alone. This year, Google searches for “yield curve inversion” shot up to their highest level ever. Here’s wha...
2019-08-15 02:15

Kentucky toddler's tick bite led to rare disease, mom warns: 'I wouldn't wish this upon my worst enemy' A Kentucky mother who found a tick on her 2-year-old son’s neck now has a warning for other parents: Beware of these potentially disease-causing insects....
2019-06-05 03:15

Fire at Jim Beam Kentucky warehouse continues to burn as 45,000 barrels of bourbon are destroyed: reports A Jim Beam facility in Kentucky with around 45,000 barrels of bourbon continued to burn Wednesday morning after officials say the fire may have been caused by a lightning strike the previous night....
2019-07-03 20:30

Officials: Runoff at Jim Beam whiskey warehouse killed thousands of fish in Kentucky River Thousands of dead fish have turned up in the Kentucky River -- days after a major fire started at a whiskey storage warehouse and sent liquor into the waterway, state officials said....
2019-07-10 04:45

Maximum Security's owners ask court to summarily declare it winner of Kentucky Derby In a motion for summary judgment, Gary and Mary West have asked a federal judge to summarily declare Maximum Security the Derby winner.        ...
2019-06-01 15:15

Kentucky father shot on the way home from hospital after birth of twins not expected to survive: family A Kentucky man who was shot while walking home from the hospital after the birth of his twin daughters is on life support and not expected to survive, family said....
2019-06-28 09:45

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term. The post Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for s...
2019-05-22 02:45

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Lightning strike blamed in Kentucky blaze that scotched 45,000 barrels of bourbon A massive fire that destroyed a Kentucky Jim Beam bourbon warehouse containing some 45,000 barrels of whiskey on Wednesday may have been caused by a lightning strike, a spokesman for the company said....
2019-07-03 20:45

Police say Kentucky woman snorted drugs hidden in body cavity between her legs following arrest Kathryn Ahlers allegedly pulled out a bag of drugs from a body cavity between her legs and began snorting it in a Kentucky police cruiser.        ...
2019-08-06 08:45

Appeals Court Signals Peril for Affordable Care Act A federal appeals court voiced skepticism that a central feature of the Affordable Care Act is constitutional, though it appeared to struggle with whether that meant the Obama-era health law should be struck down in its entirety....
2019-07-10 02:15

Why This Electric Car Racing League Matters Even If You Don’t Care About Cars Racing fans, the stereotype goes, tend to be “petrolheads” — people who love the ferocious growl of an internal-combustion engine, the unmistakeable smell of burning fuel and oil, and the adrenaline jolt from a nearly-1,000-horsepow...
2019-07-11 00:30

Trump Wants to Neutralize Democrats on Health Care. Republicans Say Let It Go. If the president follows through on issuing a plan, it could help shape a presidential race that Democrats would like to focus largely on health care....
2019-06-17 06:30

Sex and dementia: the intimate minefield of consent in a care home Training care workers can help break the taboo about sexual relationships between residentsFrank and Mary loved each other’s company. They would sit together and hold hands. Both had dementia and were living in a care home. Their closeness made them ...
2019-07-03 19:45

Republican Senators Couldn't Care Less About Protecting Elections Democrats are pushing hard for a legislative response to Russian meddling in the 2016 election before 2020. But it seems that most Republicans in Congress are still not on board, according to CNN....
2019-06-18 06:30

The Latest: Senate OKs bipartisan bill to care for migrants Protesters gather to demand the defunding of government agencies for border protection and customs enforcement, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and emergency ...
2019-06-27 23:30

Tetris Effect PC has issues, and I don’t care because 144Hz ultrawide Tetris Effect on PC is reminding me why I love this game so much, and it's incredible to experience it on an ultrawide display at 144 frames per second.Read More...
2019-07-24 03:30

GOP offers $4.6B border ‘humanitarian’ plan, 86% for ‘migrant care’ Senate Republicans Wednesday offered up a $4.6 billion package for humanitarian assistance on the U.S.-Mexico border, with the bulk going to improve migrant care and relieve the crisis of a record number of illegal immigrants arriving at the border....
2019-06-19 19:45

Froome to stay in intensive care for next few days after surgery Chris Froome underwent surgery for six hours on broken bones and will remain in intensive care in France for the next few days following a crash at the Criterium du Dauphine that ruled him out of the Tour de France, Team Ineos said on Thursday....
2019-06-13 18:15

Extra £8bn needed now for adult social care, say peers An extra £8bn a year is needed to bring the adult social care system back up to an acceptable standard - that's according to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee....
2019-07-04 19:15

Chris Froome will be in intensive care for ‘two to three days’ after surgery • Brailsford reports cyclist had eight-hour surgery after crash• Team Ineos manager says Froome ‘still unconscious’Chris Froome underwent surgery for eight hours on broken bones and will stay in intensive care in France for two or three days followin...
2019-06-13 15:45

Cardiologist Eric Topol: 'AI can restore the care in healthcare' The doctor, geneticist and author talks about his new book on the future of our relationship with medicineEric Topol is an American cardiologist and geneticist – among his many roles he is founder and director of the Scripps Research Translational In...
2019-07-07 13:15

Japan's day care crisis is breeding a new kind of activist When Japanese politician Yuka Ogata decided to bring her 7-month-old child into Kumamoto's city assembly, she was hoping to set a precedent for working mothers. Instead, she embarked on a battle....
2019-07-08 05:30

Millions of Americans drive stoned and don’t care about getting caught Drivers are going up in smoke! Millions of Americans get behind the wheel while high from smoking marijuana, a study released on Wednesday said. An estimated 14.8 million Americans said they’ve driven while high at least once in the past month ...
2019-06-20 03:45

Jelley 'doesn't really care' first BTCC win since 2009 was inherited Stephen Jelley says he does not "really care" about the manner of his first British Touring Car Championship win for 10 years, after inheriting victory in the Oulton Park finale...
2019-07-01 20:30

Electric toothbrush maker Quip gets into pay-as-you-go dental care Quip, the electric toothbrush company that seemingly sponsors every podcast, is expanding into dental care. The company has launched Quipcare, a free app that lets patients book pay-as-you-go dental services like teeth cleanings, check-ups, fillings....
2019-07-09 12:15

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda, two others in intensive care A Congolese woman has become the second patient in Uganda to die of Ebola since the virus crossed the border from the Democratic Republic of Congo and two other people remain in intensive care, a health ministry official said on Thursday....
2019-06-13 10:45

A.I. can improve health care in China, says Ping An Technology CEO Ping An Technology has developed AI-powered services that it claims can predict chronic illnesses and infectious diseases with high accuracy as well as scan medical images for abnormalities....
2019-07-09 13:15

I don’t really care about hockey. But St. Louis, my city, needed this Stanley Cup run. The rapper Nelly said it best: "I'm from da Lou and I'm proud." And the Blues' championship run has been the best thing to happen to St. Louis in a long while....
2019-06-13 06:45

US hedge fund plots Four Seasons care homes bid An American hedge fund giant has waded into the auction of Britain's second biggest care home operator, setting up a potential tussle for control with another of the company's major creditors....
2019-07-11 14:30

“Midnight Muttness” at the Pima Animal Care Center PIMA COUNTY- The Pima Animal Care Center is holding a “Midnight Muttness” event on July 19th at the shelter. Courtesy of Pima Animal Care Center The “Midnight Muttness” event is where PACC will be offering waived adoption fees...
2019-07-03 11:00

David Ortiz transferred out of intensive care after shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been moved out of the intensive care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, his wife, Tiffany, said Saturday....
2019-06-23 05:30

Half of all harm caused by medical care is preventable About half of all the harm caused by medical care is preventable, according to a review of 70 studies involving more than 330,000 patients around the world...
2019-07-18 01:30