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Sotomayor denies bias in 'wise Latina' remark

Posted: 07/14/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor firmly denied racial bias Tuesday at her Senate confirmation hearing and said an oft-criticized remark about her Hispanic heritage affecting judicial decisions was a rhetorical device gone awry.

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2nd widow settles suit over husband's VA death

Posted: 07/14/2009 - EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) - The second of two Kentucky widows who sued the U.S. government after their husbands died in 2007 of allegedly substandard care at a southern Illinois Veterans Affairs hospital has settled her case.

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Lexington family tied up during home invasion

Updated: 07/14/2009 - Police are looking for three men who reportedly broke into a Lexington home, tied up the residents, and got away with electronics and cash. One of the victims talked to 27 NEWSFIRST about the ordeal as police released a composite sketch of a suspect.

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Passengers hug pilot for safe landing despite hole

Posted: 07/14/2009 - Passengers on a Southwest Airlines plane applauded and hugged the pilot for a safe emergency landing in West Virginia after a football-sized hole appeared in the fuselage.

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Wife to go on trial for husband's murder

Updated: 07/14/2009 - Jury selection is underway for Pam Bartley's murder trial. She's accused of shooting her husband, Carl, in the back of the head in 2007.

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Alcohol, hotel taxes likely to increase in Corbin, many disapprove

Updated: 07/14/2009 - Corbin officials are one step closer to raising some taxes. At July's Corbin City Council meeting, council passed the first reading of an ordinance to increase the alcohol tax and the hotel tax, but not everyone sees the benefits.

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Police interview Pitino after complaint filed

Updated: 07/14/2009 - Police have interviewed Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino about allegations brought by a woman charged with trying to extort him, his lawyer said Monday.

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How to look for hidden hotel fees

Updated: 07/13/2009 - If you think you have great deal on a hotel, you might want to think again. More often experts say people are getting hit with hidden fees.

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Judge weighs recusal from high-profile case

Posted: 07/13/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - U.S. District Judge Karl S. Forester has given attorneys one day to ask for his recusal from a high-profile case involving allegations of bid-rigging in state highway construction contracts.

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Magistrate is out of jail

Updated: 07/13/2009 - An Eastern Kentucky magistrate charged in a vote buying scandal is out of jail.

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Daryl Hannah to appear in court

Posted: 07/13/2009 - Hannah pleaded not guilty for obstructing and impeding traffic last month during a demonstration in front of a Massey Energy mine in Raleigh County.

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Trooper pleads guilty to DUI

Posted: 07/13/2009 - A Kentucky State Police Trooper pleads guilty to a DUI stemming from a crash in Rowan County.

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Lexington woman robbed in her own home

Updated: 07/13/2009 - A Lexington woman is robbed in her own home, and the family says the two responsible even held a gun to a baby's head before they made off with her money.

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Judge will allow evidence in murder case

Updated: 07/13/2009 - One day before a woman accused of killing her husband is set to go on trial, her attorney's are in court trying to get some statements thrown out.

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