Posted: 8:58 PM Forecasters say the tornado that claimed six lives and destroyed dozens of homes in North Texas is believed to have had winds up to 200 mph.
Posted: 8:58 PM The Powerball jackpot has jumped to $550 million, a major climb less than a day after the latest drawing produced no winning ticket.
Posted: 1:47 PM The Kentucky Council on Post-secondary Education estimates more than 61,000 students are getting diplomas from the state's public and independent colleges and universities in the academic year coming to a close.
Posted: 4:49 PM Andris Nelsons has been named music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Posted: 12:15 PM After consideration of three candidates the SKCTC Board of Directors unanimously recommended Dr. Moore for the position.
Posted: 9:37 AM The Harlan Daily Enterprise reports two mines with Southern Coal Group's Justice Corporation's Liggett area operations were idled Wednesday.
Posted: 9:03 AM Police say the plane was trying to land at Jomsom located some 200 kilometers (125 miles) northwest of Katmandu on Thursday when it crashed on the banks of Kaligandaki river.
Posted: 1:47 AM Authorities say 19-year-old Akein Scott was arrested Wednesday night in the Little Woods section of eastern New Orleans.
Posted: 1:45 AM The worst-hit city Wednesday was Granbury, where authorities say the fatalities occurred as the deadly tornado tore through two neighborhoods.
Updated: 11:43 PM William Feltner was arrested Thursday night in the Combs community.
Posted: 11:40 PM The National Hurricane Center in Miami says Tropical Storm Alvin could become a hurricane in several days but isn't a threat to land right now.
Posted: 11:35 PM Four officers at the Wednesday event recounted the emotionally charged moments of finding the women at a home and realizing one who escaped and called 911 was Amanda Berry, who disappeared a decade earlier.
Posted: 5:07 PM Members with the National Transportation Safety Board are aiming to put a stop to those who chose to drive under the influence.
Posted: 4:43 PM The trial was originally scheduled for July, but today a federal judge delayed it until October 22, 2013.
Posted: 4:08 PM Gov. Steve Beshear says he's part of efforts to recruit a Democrat to challenge Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in next year's election in Kentucky.
Posted: 11:44 AM Kentuckians who take the GED test between now and July 31 will have their fee paid by Kentucky Adult Education.