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Burglar Leaves Clues Behind

Updated: 05/15/2008 - Richmond police say 40-year-old Harold Wayne Gilbert was seen trying to break into a church. He ran when he saw police but left behind clues to another crime.

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Mysterious Campaign Flyers Begin Circulating

Updated: 05/15/2008 - Candidates for the 84th District State Representatives seat say they're all running a clean campaign. Some mysterious flyers circulating in Perry County are making things a little muddy.

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Steel Prices Skyrocket

Updated: 05/15/2008 - The price of steel is rising fast and it may affect you in ways you didn't realize.

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Bike Lexington Will Cause Road Closures

Posted: 05/15/2008 - The "Bike Lexington" 3-day event will kick off Friday, May 16th through Sunday, May 18th. Avenue of Champions and Euclid Avenue will be blocked off from 6-10 p.m. Friday evening for the event.

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Hotel Plans Are Still On

Updated: 05/15/2008 - One of the main reasons people in one eastern Kentucky town say they voted to allow liquor by the drink was to pave the way for a new multi-million dollar hotel.

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Test Results Back On Eight Belles

Updated: 05/15/2008 - New details are out about the death of Eight Belles, the filly who died after crossing the finish line in the Kentucky Derby.

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Oil Tanker Crashes Into Home

Updated: 05/15/2008 - A teenager walks away with minor injuries after a tanker truck crashes into an eastern Kentucky home.

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Grandmother Indicted Months After Baby's Death

Updated: 05/15/2008 - A grand jury indicts a baby's grandmother, three months after his death. Police say little Xavian Cull died when his grandfather sat on him at the family's Henry County home.

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Witness Testifies He Got $3 Million, New Car As Bonus

Posted: 05/15/2008 - David Helmers testified Wednesday in Covington, where Lexington attorneys Shirley Cunningham Jr., William Gallion and Melbourne Mills are being tried on charges they stole money from clients who claimed they were sickened by the diet drug.

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Thoroughbred Safety Plan Coming This Summer

Updated: 05/15/2008 - The meetings were sparked by recent high-profile breakdowns of horses - including filly Eight Belles in the Kentucky Derby. The Jockey Club is looking into policies on breeding, medication and track surfaces, among other things.

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Alcohol Ruled Out As Cause In Deadly Bus Crash

Posted: 05/15/2008 - Test results show neither the bus driver or dump truck driver had alcohol in their systems the day of a crash that left a high school student dead.

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Obama Welcomes Edwards Endorsement, Even If Tardy

Posted: 05/15/2008 - It would have meant more in February or March, but John Edwards' endorsement of Barack Obama for the Democratic presidential nomination was welcomed nonetheless by a politician eager to turn the page.

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Fischer Brings Up Lunsford's Giving To GOP

Updated: 05/15/2008 - Democratic Senate candidate Greg Fischer zeroed in on chief rival Bruce Lunsford's past contributions to Republicans in one of their last face-offs before Kentucky's primary election next week.

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Kentucky Demographics Favor Clinton

Updated: 05/15/2008 - Add a shot of whiskey and a pinch of tobacco and, politically, Kentucky is a lot like neighboring West Virginia - Clinton country.

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