WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News

More Headlines

Facebook updates data use policy to give more info

Posted: 05/11/2012 - Facebook is updating its data use policy in an attempt to give users more clarity on how the information they share is used by the company. The move comes a week ahead of its expected initial public offering of stock.

Read More

FDA reviews first rapid, take-home test for HIV

Posted: 05/11/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is considering approval of the first over-the-counter HIV test that would allow consumers to quickly test themselves for the virus at home, without medical supervision.

Read More

Post office will not ship laptops, iPads abroad

Posted: 05/11/2012 - The U.S. Postal Service is banning international shipments of electronics with lithium batteries such as smartphones, laptops and iPads, citing the risk of fire.

Read More

Edwards defense to ask judge to throw out case

Posted: 05/11/2012 - Defense lawyers for John Edwards will ask a judge Friday to dismiss corruption charges against their client, arguing prosecutors failed to prove the former presidential candidate intentionally violated the law.

Read More

Americans divided as Obama endorses gay marriage

Gay marriage

Posted: 05/10/2012 - Americans are reacting with joy, scorn and indifference after President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to endorse equal marriage rights for same-sex couples.

Read More

White House threatens veto of GOP budget bill

Posted: 05/10/2012 - The White House says President Barack Obama would veto a Republican budget bill that swaps cuts to domestic programs like food stamps for cuts scheduled to hit the Pentagon and domestic agencies alike in January.

Read More

Obama voices his support for gay marriage

Updated: 05/09/2012 - President Barack Obama says he now supports same-sex marriage, ending months of equivocation on a subject with powerful election-year consequences.

Read More

Murder charges filed in case of missing family

Updated: 05/09/2012 - Court officials say first-degree murder charges have been filed against a fugitive and his wife in the killing of a woman and her teenage daughter.

Read More

Effect of NC gay marriage amendment unclear

Gay marriage

Posted: 05/09/2012 - North Carolina voters overwhelmingly passed a constitutional amendment that defines marriage as solely between a man and a woman, but not much is expected to change immediately.

Read More

Obama staffer to testify at John Edwards trial

Posted: 05/09/2012 - A former campaign spokeswoman for John Edwards will testify about a 2007 argument where the presidential candidate's wife confronted donors about support for her husband's pregnant mistress.

Read More

Lugar loses Ind. GOP primary to tea party rival

Posted: 05/08/2012 - U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar has lost to a tea party-backed challenger in Indiana's Republican primary, ending a storied political career that spanned nearly four decades.

Read More

U.S. stock futures tumble after European elections

Posted: 05/07/2012 - A roiling political landscape in Europe is sending U.S. stock futures lower, with the parliament now split in economically fragile Greece and the election of Socialist as president in France.

Read More

"The Avengers" smash box office records

Posted: 05/07/2012 - The movie not only broke the record for largest debut, it obliterated it. The film took in just over $200 million dollars.

Read More

Al-Qaida releases video of American hostage

Posted: 05/07/2012 - Al-Qaida has released a video of American hostage Warren Weinstein in which the 70-year-old humanitarian aid worker says he will be killed unless President Barack Obama agrees to the militant group's demands.

Read More

Long fight predicted in Guantanamo Sept. 11 case

Posted: 05/06/2012 - Saturday's arraignment of the self-described 9/11 mastermind and four co-defendants may be just the start of a long, drawn-out process that both sides say could continue for years.

Read More

Wife saw bullet hole while Skyping with soldier

Posted: 05/06/2012 - The family of an Army officer serving in Afghanistan said Sunday his wife saw a bullet hole in the closet behind him after he collapsed during a Skype video chat.

Read More

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.