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Knox Co. man robs an elderly woman

Posted: 07/03/2013 - Knox County Sheriff's deputies say Franklin Boris Rains used a pistol to rob his widowed neighbor, who lives alone on Dora Clark Brand Road in Flat Lick.

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Man accused of filing fake marathon claim

Posted: 07/04/2013 - A Boston man has pleaded not guilty to making a fake claim of nearly $2.2 million to the main compensation fund for Boston Marathon bombing victims.

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"Blue Lights Across the Bluegrass" is underway

Posted: 07/03/2013 - State police officers say I-75 is one of the most traveled highways in Kentucky. "Blue Lights Across the Bluegrass" is underway and aimed at slowing drivers down. If you are driving over the speed limit officers say you will see their lights.

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Holiday travelers watching the pump

Posted: 07/03/2013 - Officials with the U.S. House Committee on Transportation say more than 40 million Americans will travel 50 or more miles this July 4th holiday. Almost everybody wants to know, where can I get the cheapest gas?

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Fire destroyed Bell County home

Posted: 07/03/2013 - Pineville firefighters say the fire started around two in the morning at the home in the WallsEnd area of town.

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Floyd Co. sheriff's son facing several charges

Posted: 07/03/2013 - Floyd County Sheriff John K. Blackburn's son, Jeffery Blackburn, was arrested after police say he assaulted someone and ran his car into a police cruiser.

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Former Bengals player behind bars

Posted: 07/03/2013 - Theodore Nix was arrested at about 3:00 PM on Tuesday after state police conducted a traffic stop.

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Group finds carcinogen in Pepsi products

Posted: 07/03/2013 - An environmental group says the caramel coloring used in Pepsi still contains a certain level of a carcinogen, even after the drink maker said it would change its formula.

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Local medical officials weigh in on new CDC study

Updated: 07/05/2013 - A new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows women have died from prescription painkiller overdoses at a higher rate than men between 1999 and 2010.

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Judd 'ready to fight' beside Grimes in Senate race

Posted: 07/02/2013 - Actress Ashley Judd says she's "ready to fight" beside Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Kentucky secretary of state who announced Monday that she would challenge Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell next year.

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