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City seeks Christmas tree donation

Posted: 09/10/2010 - Lexington city leaders say it's time for the yearly hunt for this year's Christmas trees. They're seeking several donated trees to decorate downtown.

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Judge halts execution

Updated: 09/10/2010 - A judge has halted the execution of a man that was set for next week.

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Judge stabbed at restaurant

Updated: 09/10/2010 - A judge has been rushed to the hospital after being attacked while eating at an Eastern Kentucky restaurant.

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Drivers warned to get ready for WEG traffic

Posted: 09/10/2010 - With just days to go before the start of the World Equestrian Games, officials announced Friday what they're doing to deal with the heavy traffic expected.

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Kentucky communities honor 9-11 victims

Updated: 09/10/2010 - The names of all the 9-11 victims were read aloud as part of a memorial ceremony on UKs campus Friday. A service was also held at MSU in Rowan County.

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Man dubbed 'Granddad Bandit' says he's not guilty

Updated: 09/10/2010 - The man suspected in bank robberies across the U.S. and in Kentucky, who was nicknamed the "Granddad Bandit" by the FBI, appeared in federal court today to enter a not guilty plea.

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President says economy is improving

Posted: 09/10/2010 - President Barack Obama insisted Friday that the U.S. economy is showing improvement from the deepest recession in decades but conceded the "progress has been painfully slow."

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Man shot in home invasion

Updated: 09/10/2010 - Police say someone broke into a home on Barnes Mill Road in Richmond early Friday morning. Several people were inside at the time and things quickly turned violent.

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6 killed, 50 hurt in massive explosion

Updated: 09/10/2010 - The death toll in the massive California explosion has now reached six but authorities say there could be more casualties. The explosion led to a massive fire that destroyed a neighborhood in San Bruno.

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Getting ready for WEG

Updated: 09/23/2010 - City leaders have two news conferences scheduled to discuss preparations for the World Equestrian Games.

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Judge worried about trial length in double slaying

Posted: 09/09/2010 - A judge says a retrial in a central Kentucky double slaying case isn't moving forward fast enough and jurors want to return to their normal lives after spending a month on the case.

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Pastor cancels Quran-burning, then reconsiders

Updated: 09/09/2010 - An anti-Islamic preacher backed off and then threatened to reconsider burning the Quran on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, angrily accusing a Muslim leader of lying to him Thursday with a promise to move an Islamic center and mosque away from New York's ground zero.

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Officer shoots carjack suspect

Posted: 09/09/2010 - A Louisville police officer responding to a carjacking report shot a man Thursday afternoon.

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