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Legislative session set to end Wednesday

Updated: 03/09/2011 - It's a move by Senate Republicans to force House Democrats to swiftly reach a compromise on competing proposals to balance the state's Medicaid budget.

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Fugitive arrested following police chase

Updated: 03/09/2011 - James Arthur was wanted in West Virginia on numerous charges including armed robbery, burglary, malicious wounding, and battery.

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Fire in rural Pa. farmhouse kills 7 kids

Updated: 03/09/2011 - A fire at a farmhouse killed seven children while their mother was in a barn milking cows and their father was taking a nap in a milk delivery truck, a state trooper said Wednesday.

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Three children escape Nicholasville fire

Updated: 03/09/2011 - A large house fire in Nicholasville had flames shooting high into the air and fire crews blocking residential streets near downtown.

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Woman accused of impersonating sheriff's deputy

Updated: 03/08/2011 - The sheriff's department says 49 year old Vonda McGee and 23 year old Shonda Peace worked together to scam disabled veteran Tommy Hamlin out of over a thousand dollars. They were claiming Hamlin had injured McGee in a fight and he would be put in jail if he didn't pay them.

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Potholes, what you can do to help fix them

Updated: 03/08/2011 - This time of year, potholes are nearly unavoidable. The city of Lexington has put together a public service announcement asking for driver's help to fix the problem.

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Teen accused of setting fire to ex-girlfriend's home appears in court

Updated: 03/08/2011 - A father burned in an arson is relieved the teen charged with the crime will stay behind bars. A judge set a high bond today for 18-year old Brian Beacham. Police say the teen tried to set fire to his ex-girlfriend's Georgetown home. Her father was burned trying to put the fire out. He was in court today for Beacham's arraignment.

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Man killed in standoff with Marshals

Posted: 03/08/2011 - Authorities say two federal marshals and a St. Louis police officer have been shot in a standoff that's left the gunman dead.

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Chandler on 'endangered' list?

Updated: 03/08/2011 - National democrats have placed Congressman Ben Chandler on their 'endangered' list, meaning they're concerned he may lose next year.

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Tornado drill hits home at one Kentucky school

Updated: 03/08/2011 - It was only a test but it could save lives. Tuesday morning thousands of people in schools and businesses across Kentucky took part in a statewide tornado drill. That included students at a middle school where just last week a tornado caused damage.

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Family makes national news with 'miracle' baby

Updated: 03/08/2011 - A Madison County family is now in the national spotlight after their 10-month-old daughter survived an unbelievable crash. An SUV slammed through a wall, into her crib, and she only had a scratch!

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Crime Stoppers: Police looking for burglars who fooled security company

Updated: 03/08/2011 - Police say they made away with close to $10,000 dollars. Lexington authorities continue to look for two men who broke into a Home Depot on Christmas Even, and even fooled the security company operator. Now a cash reward is being offered in the case through Crime Stoppers.

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Trial of man accused of killing family moved

Posted: 03/07/2011 - Seven years after a family's brutal murder the man accused of the crime is scheduled to stand trial but getting a jury has proved difficult.

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Bat in Lexington Opera House stealing the show

Updated: 03/08/2011 - The Lexington Opera House is well known for its shows and productions, but lately something else is stealing the show. An unwelcome guest made an appearance this weekend during a Beatles tribute show.

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Senator lashes out at colleagues over meth bill

Updated: 03/07/2011 - Sen. Tom Jensen says he wants his fellow Senators to come up with a "solution" to Kentucky's meth problem because they failed to vote on a bill that he says would curb production of the illegal drug.

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