Updated: 04/11/2014 - Churchill Downs plans to start taking a bigger cut from bets wagered on its races, which means gamblers cashing winning tickets will collect less money.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - The boyhood home of the late Supreme court Justice Louis D. Brandeis will be auctioned off later this month in downtown Louisville.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Morehead State University is planning on opening a residential high school academy for academically gifted students.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A tractor-trailer overturned on the interstate causing some traffic delays in Scott County Friday morning.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Kentucky's spring wild turkey hunting season opens Saturday and continues through May 4.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - Kentucky State Police are now providing dispatching operations for the Department of Fish and Wildlife Services.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - Kentucky-grown food will be served up during the Kentucky Derby Festival that leads up to the big race at Churchill Downs.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - State Police found $40,000 worth of heroin in a suspected drug dealer's home.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - A jury has convicted a man charged with crashing into a mounted Lexington police officer.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - One person is dead after a crash in Estill County. Police say it happened around 6:00 p.m. Thursday night on Furnace Junction Road.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - Stanford Police showed up unannounced at Stanford Elementary for a surprise lockdown drill on Wednesday morning. Officers with guns went throughout the school, in what they call rapid deployment. The police chief tells WKYT that these drills are important to make sure they're ready to respond in an emergency. Others, though, were upset.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - The man at the center of a botched Lexington Police Department investigation into his wife's murder is back in the Fayette County Detention Center.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Up to 1,200 tickets will be distributed beginning Thursday night for people who want their bottle signed on Friday morning.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - A train on the new record-breaking Banshee roller coaster at Kings Island made its first test run.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Kentucky's general fund tax revenues increased 2.4 percent in March - enough to ward off a deficit but not enough to promise a surplus.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Doctors at two university research hospitals can now prescribe oil derived from marijuana or hemp to treat patients.