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KFC bringing its 'pizza' dish to the U.S.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Haley Cawthon) — KFC is bringing one of its international menu items stateside, according toLouisville Business First. Starting Feb. 26 for a limited time, the Louisville-based fried chicken chain is introducing Chizza ("cheet-za") to KFC menus in the U.S. The item isn't your typical pizza, rather its...
LMPD: Woman found stabbed to death in Fern Creek apartment
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A woman is dead after being stabbed in Fern Creek, according to Louisville Metro Police. On Monday, LMPD Sixth Division officers conducted a welfare check at an apartment complex in the 10000 block of Chenoweth Vista Way. When they got there, police found a dead woman.
Will 310 @ NuLu apartment building be demolished? What we know
A Louisville apartment building is set to be demolished after it sustained heavy fire damage Monday, a city spokesperson said Wednesday. The demolition for the 310 @ NuLu apartment complex has not been scheduled yet due to an ongoing Louisville Fire Department investigation into the cause of the incident, said Caitlin Bowling, a communications manager for the Cabinet for Economic Development.
Louisville man arrested for beating another man on the head with a safe
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man in Louisville was arrested Tuesday for brutally beating another man over the head with a safe. According to arrest documents, 20-year-old Armando Perez Gonzalez Jr. was arrested on one count of assault Tuesday. The documents show officers first responded on a trouble run at a home on Norene Lane around 10 a.m. Tuesday.
PHOTOS: Bus transporting for Norton bursts into flames
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A shuttle used for transport at Norton Healthcare burst into flames Wednesday afternoon. According to Norton, around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, a shuttle driver was waiting for employees off Eastern Parkway when they smelled smoke and got off the bus. Shortly after, the bus caught fire. Norton...
Two men hospitalized after two separate overnight shootings in Louisville
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Two men are in the hospital after two separate shootings Tuesday night in Louisville. At 10:16 p.m., Louisville Metro police responded to St. Mary's Hospital after a man suffering from a gunshot wound was dropped off at the hospital by private means, according to an LMPD news release.
Louisville man killed in Watterson Expressway crash identified
Louisville Metro police said the driver failed to handle a curve on the ramp going toward I-65 south.
JCPS makes progress on facilities plan, hopes to build 20 schools over 10 years
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jefferson County Public Schools plans to build 20 new schools in the next decade. That includes a new $56 million facility for W.E.B. DuBois Academy, which will be home to a middle and high school. "I can't say enough what a new school means to kids...
LMPD Officer Nick Wilt making more progress, able to walk semi-independently amid recovery
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville Metro Police Department Officer Nick Wilt is showing more signs of good progress after beingshot in the head at Old National Bank last year. Wilt was one of the first responders on the scene of the mass shooting on April 10. He was shot in the head as he rushed up the steps of the bank toward the gunman.
Utica police say adult and teen suspected after dog shot, another poisoned
UTICA, Ind. — A series of attacks on defenseless pets in southern Indiana led concerned citizens and police to hold a town hall meeting Wednesday night. At least one dog was been shot, and another poisoned in the small township of Utica. One of the cruel attacks was caught...
What does it mean to be 'MagBarred?' Meet the owners of the Louisville bar behind the phrase
On Urban Dictionary, a popular online crowd-sourced dictionary website, the term “MagBarred” is defined as “turning a non-drive-thru building into a drive-thru without consent” — in other words, a car crashed into your building. Louisville residents may or may not be surprised to learn that...
Ford and UAW reach local contract agreement at Kentucky Truck plant, averting threat of a strike
DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. and the United Auto Workers union have reached a tentative agreement on a local contract at the company’s largest and most profitable factory, averting the threat of a strike. The union said last week said that nearly 9,000 workers at the Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville would walk picket […]
Investigators looking into whether millions in credit card charges linked to Jamey Noel were paid with public funds
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The latest search warrants released Wednesday outline new records and allegations in the case against former Clark County, Indiana, Sheriff Jamey Noel. Investigators sought PNC Bank records for Noel, his wife and daughter, as well as New Chapel Fire and EMS. They want to know if...
Louisville man charged with stealing Dodge Challenger from airport
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police have made an arrest in a string of vehicle thefts at the Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. Even though the airport's parking lot is well-lit and patrolled by security, thieves have been able to get Dodge vehicles off the lot. "I called the airport police...
Suspect accused of killing police sergeant’s wife had a prior drunk driving offense
Adam Sanders, the suspect charged with killing a JCPS teacher while drunk driving, was previously arrested for a DUI in 2011.
‘Ordinary Angels’ stars tell one of Louisville’s most beautiful stories
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - One of Louisville’s most amazing stories is hitting the big screen. It’s an example of Louisville at its best. A story of community, faith, and organ donation during an epic snowstorm. ‘Ordinary Angels’ is the story of the 1994 snow baby, and it hits...
Louisville father calls for release of son detained by Taliban
WASHINGTON — Drue Corbett of Louisville said his son Ryan’s life depends on the Taliban releasing him. “It is time to stop and prioritize an American that is suffering and in the process of dying, in my opinion," he said. "You can't live this way in a Taliban jail.”
Pure Black joy: School bus driver comes through on Pajama Day for poor first-grader who didn’t have any
Larry Farrish Jr., a Jefferson County school bus driver, earned praise as the hero of Levi, a first-grader who lacked pajamas for the school’s pajama day. Farrish took the initiative to purchase pajamas for Levi,
Louder Than Life is ready to rock Louisville in September. Here's a list of who is coming
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Mötley Crüe, Korn, Slipknot and Slayer will headline the 2024 Louder Than Life rock music festival in Louisville. After bringing a record 180,000 people for a long weekend of rock music in September 2023, the lineup for Louder Than Life's 10th edition was released Wednesday with a star-studded cast of live music over four nights.
Louisville Basketball Cannot Mistime the Firing of Kenny Payne
The Louisville Cardinals have had a tough 2 year stretch with head coach Kenny Payne, and things are continuing to get worse for the Cardinals as they fell by 27 on the road at Pittsburgh on Saturday. It is looking like Payne will be let go by the end of...