School bus in Floyd County involved in two vehicle crash
16 mins ago
- A School bus traveling on The Mountain Parkway (Highway 114) near Prestonsburg has been involved in a two vehicle collision.
Inmate with Laurel County ties walks away from Blackburn Correctional Complex
Posted: 8:35 AM
- A statement from the facility says 45-year-old Charles Blanton, who was serving a 16-year sentence on charges out of Laurel County including manufacturing methamphetamine, went missing Sunday evening. He would have been eligible for parole in December.
Perry County road shut down due to mudslide
Posted: 7:53 AM
- KY 550 in the Airport Gardens area, also known as Combs Road, is shut down due to a mudslide near Frances' Diner.
Vintage baseball game set for Waveland State Historic Site
Posted: 8:36 AM
- State tourism officials say the game between the Losantiville Black Stockings and Norwood Highlanders will be May 17.
Thousands expected at Monday's funeral for Freddie Gray
Posted: 5:00 AM
- Thousands, including an aide to President Barack Obama, are expected at the funeral of a man who died after sustaining serious spinal injuries in the custody of Baltimore police.
White House to unveil Barack Obama state china
Posted: 7:10 AM
- A hue of blue inspired by the waters of Hawaii is a prominent feature of the Obama state china the White House is unveiling Monday.
Candlelight vigil held in honor of Nepal earthquake victims
Posted: 5:02 AM
- On Sunday evening, nearly 100 people gathered in downtown Lexington to show their support for the thousands of victims affected by the recent earthquakes in Nepal.
Harrison twins sign autographs for young fans in Hazard
- The first spot in line was held by someone who would not be classified as a stereotypical Kentucky basketball fan.
Kerry to see Iranian FM as nuke talks hit end phase
- Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart will meet this week for the first time since they laid out the framework for a nuclear deal earlier this month.
Business taking off for White Lightning Ziplines in Pikeville
- Since White Lightning Ziplines opened during Hillbilly Days, business has been going pretty well.
Golden alert cancelled for Laurel County man
- Deputies say George Peace found safe in Harlan County.
More than 2,150 confirmed dead in Nepal earthquake
- An official in Nepal says at least 2,152 people are now confirmed dead in the massive earthquake that hit just outside of Kathmandu.
Member of UK's 1978 Championship team has died
- Mike Phillips was a center for Joe B. Hall’s only championship team during the 1977-78 season.
Putin accuses US of supporting separatists in Russia
- President Vladimir Putin, who marks 15 years in power this year, has said in a new documentary that Russia had proof that the United States helped separatists in the North Caucasus in the 2000s.
Accused 'Batman' killer studied brain disorders before mass murder
- James Holmes was becoming unhinged in the months before he dressed in a gas mask and body armor and began shooting at a packed midnight "Batman" premiere.
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