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Man killed in hit-and-run on New Circle Road

Updated: 04/22/2016 - Lexington Police say a death investigation is underway after 52-year-old Roger Morrison was found on the side of New Circle Road at Industry Road early Friday morning.

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Lexington man learning to adapt his dreams after devastating loss

Updated: 04/21/2016 - Each year 185 thousand amputations happen, the month of April is dedicated to those people and their fight and determination to live a normal life. WKYT's Amber Philpott has the story of a young man in Lexington who by accounts should be dead, but after surviving a bizarre motorcycle accident is now looking to inspire others whose life has taken an unexpected turn.

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UK heads to Sweet 16 beating Oklahoma 79-58

Updated: 03/21/2016 - Janee Thompson scored 16 points, including nine straight over the third and fourth quarters, to help No. 3 seed Kentucky beat sixth-seeded Oklahoma 79-58 for a second-round NCAA Tournament victory on Monday night.

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Bald Eagle Nest Cam captures first signs of egg hatching

Posted: 03/18/2016 - The first signs of egg hatching have been spotted at the nest of a pair of bald eagles in Washington, D.C., and a live web cam is giving viewers around the world a chance to watch it happen.

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Uber to give drivers option to be paid instantly

Posted: 03/17/2016 - Uber is launching a pilot program intended to help the ride-hailing service's drivers draw their pay faster, an effort that may also fend off emerging payday lenders who are targeting the service's drivers.

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Group hopes videos about sexual exploitation will teach teenagers dangers of human trafficking

Updated: 03/08/2016 - To many of us the phrase human trafficking seems like something that happens in another place, when in reality its a problem that can happen anywhere and in Kentucky it is. As WKYT's Amber Philpott reports one central Kentucky group is doing its best to teach high school students a real lesson in the dangers of human trafficking in hopes of rewiring the thought process when it comes to sexual exploitation.

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Pregnancy leads to a lifesaving discovery for a Georgetown woman

Updated: 03/02/2016 - When a woman learns she is having her first baby, she is thrilled and sometimes overwhelmed with worry about the pregnancy. Women tend to think about all the things that could go wrong, but cancer isn't usually a concern. WKYT's Amber Philpott has the story of a Georgetown woman and how her dream of becoming a mother may have saved her life.

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Bus flips onto side in Texas amid rainstorms

Posted: 02/23/2016 - Houston Independent School District spokeswoman Lila Hollin says the bus driver suffered minor injuries during the accident around dawn Tuesday.

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Jury selection to begin in Erin Andrews' nude-videos lawsuit

Posted: 02/22/2016 - Jury selection begins Monday in the case involving sportscaster and TV host Erin Andrews, who filed a $75 million lawsuit against the franchise owner and manager of a luxury hotel and a man who admitted to making secret nude recordings of her in 2008.

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Kentucky Sport, Boat and Recreation Show in full swing

Updated: 02/12/2016 - The Kentucky Sport, Boat and Recreation Show is back in downtown Lexington with fun for the whole family! One of the most popular features of is the zip line that takes you right over all the action inside Rupp Arena.

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