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Rescue prompts changes to Bad Branch Falls trail

Updated: 03/14/2013 - After around 40 hikers were rescued on Pine Mountain earlier in the month, officials say they might be making some changes and improvements on the trail to Bad Branch Falls.

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Pa. gov asks court to dismiss NCAA PSU suit

Posted: 03/14/2013 - HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett is asking a federal court to dismiss an NCAA lawsuit aimed at overturning a Pennsylvania law that calls for keeping $60 million in Penn State fine money for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal in the state.

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Judge awards $208K in fees in liquor fight

Posted: 03/14/2013 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A federal judge has awarded attorneys for a group of stores in Kentucky $208,000 in fees in an ongoing battle over the state's ban on grocery stores, gas stations and other retailers selling wine and liquor.

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Police: Woman called 911 for ride to strip club

Posted: 03/14/2013 - Lexington Police say a woman called 911 time after time last night demanding an officer give her a ride to a strip club in Richmond. They say it's one of the more extreme examples of inappropriate calls to 911.

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Illinois man, 73, gets new lung at Ky. hospital

Posted: 03/14/2013 - A Louisville hospital says a 73-year-old Illinois patient who recently underwent a lung transplant is the oldest person in Kentucky ever to receive a new lung.

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State will display superintendent pay, evaluations

Posted: 03/14/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The public will soon be able to view the full compensation packages of Kentucky's superintendents as well as their performance evaluations on the education department's website, state officials have announced.

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Election board clears Williams of coordination

Posted: 03/14/2013 - The Kentucky Registry of Election Finance has cleared former Senate President David Williams and a political action of illegal coordination during the 2011 election.

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Pullin revamps state's code of military justice

Posted: 03/14/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - State Rep. Tanya Pullin has maneuvered a bill through the legislature that modernizes an aged code of military justice for the Kentucky National Guard.

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Couple sentenced in toddler death

Posted: 03/14/2013 - A court official says a Monticello couple has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in the death of the woman's 18-month-old son.

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UPDATE: Cops kill suspect in deadly NY shooting rampage

Updated: 03/14/2013 - State police Superintendent Joseph D'Amico says 64-year-old Kurt Myers fired through a first-floor door after troopers and FBI agents entered around 8 a.m. Thursday, killing an FBI dog sent into the room.

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