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Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release

Updated: 09/08/2014 - The Baltimore Ravens have terminated the contract of running back Ray Rice after the release of a video that appears to show Rice striking his then-fiancee in February.

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Natural gas safety: What you need to know

Updated: 09/08/2014 - After a massive natural gas explosion ripped through a Lexington hotel Sunday, WKYT's Mark Barber asked the experts to break down natural gas safety for the more than 100,000 customers in central Kentucky.

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Obama to give speech Wednesday on Islamic State

Posted: 09/08/2014 - President Barack Obama will begin laying out a strategy this week to defeat Islamic State militants in the Middle East, meeting with congressional leaders Tuesday and giving a speech Wednesday, the eve of the 13th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil.

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Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dies

Updated: 09/08/2014 - A spokesman says S. Truett Cathy, who started a postwar diner in Atlanta that grew into the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain, has died. He was 93.

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Group protests Washington mascot game

Posted: 09/07/2014 - A small group of people are protesting the name of the Washington Redksins outside the stadium before the team's game against Houston.

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Obama to delay immigration action

Posted: 09/06/2014 - White House officials say President Barack Obama has decided to delay any executive action on immigration until after the November congressional elections.

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AP sources: U.S. plane lands in Iran amid mix-up

Posted: 09/05/2014 - U.S. officials say a commercial aircraft chartered by the U.S.-led military in Afghanistan was re-routed to Iran, apparently because of a mix-up over its flight plan.

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France ready to act against Islamic State group

Posted: 09/05/2014 - French President Francois Hollande says his country is ready to join a coalition to take action against the Islamic State group if Iraqi authorities request it and the United Nations approves.

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Police seek charges in revolting 'ice bucket' prank

Updated: 09/05/2014 - Outraged police in a northeast Ohio suburb are pledging to bring charges against those responsible for dumping a bucket allegedly containing feces and body fluids on a special needs student who was told it was part of the "Ice Bucket Challenge" fundraiser.

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5 high schoolers sickened by marijuana brownies

Updated: 09/05/2014 - Authorities say five students got sick - including two who were rushed to the hospital unconscious - after eating marijuana brownies that were sold at a San Francisco Bay Area high school.

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Florida service set for slain journalist Sotloff

Posted: 09/05/2014 - A service is being held at a South Florida temple for journalist Steven Sotloff, whose killing at the hands of Islamic militants has sparked international outrage.

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Ex-Virginia gov., wife guilty of public corruption

Posted: 09/04/2014 - A jury has convicted former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, of corruption, fraud and bribery, after the couple accepted more than $165,000 of gifts and loans from a businessman.

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Fast food protests expected in push for higher pay

Posted: 09/04/2014 - Hundreds of workers from McDonald's, Taco Bell, Wendy's and other fast-food chains are expected to walk off their jobs Thursday, according to labor organizers of the latest national protest to push the companies to pay their employees at least $15 an hour.

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Leaders: US, UK will 'not be cowed' by militants

Posted: 09/04/2014 - Faced with a mounting militant threat in the Middle East, President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron declared Thursday that their nations will "not be cowed" by extremists

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