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Kentucky couple stuck on island with medical emergency

BAHAMAS (WTVQ)- A Kentucky couple is stranded on an island after a medical emergency. According to a Go Fund Me page, friends gifted Rose and Michelle Johnson a cruise to the Bahamas this weekend.

WTVQ - 2018-12-16 22:42:28

Beagle used for lab testing found paralyzed in Kentucky county dump

Beagle used for lab testing found paralyzed in Kentucky county dump. In Floyd County, Kentucky, a young beagle believed to have been used in lab testing, was found partially paralyzed in a county dump on Friday. The dog has been named Dixie Rose.

PETRESCUEREPORT.COM - 2018-12-17 01:22:18

Meth floods Northern Kentucky, cops shut down house: 'To stay there, you had to sell meth'

The recent shutdown of a "meth house" yielding four arrests in Northern Kentucky was just one more sign of a changing drug scene, police say. Crystal methamphetamine is inundating the illicit drug market, and it's predicted to stay a while. Called ice by most users, it's usually quite pure, and its

CINCINNATI.COM - 2018-12-17 10:12:00

Kentucky Man Faces 400 Years In Prison After Wife Finds Horrific Video on His Cell Phone

OWENSBORO, Ky. – A Millwood, Kentucky man (and previously convicted rapist), has pleaded guilty to multiple counts of production and distribution of child pornography in a horrific case — he faced up to 400 years in prison for the crimes and the local sheriff says he should be killed.

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-12-11 21:57:55

Kentucky is in a $43 billion pension hole. Here are some reasons why

FRANKFORT – In 2000, Kentucky’s public retirement plans were fully funded. Since then, they’ve accumulated nearly $43 billion in debts — making Kentucky’s pension system one of the worst-funded in America.

COURIER-JOURNAL - 2018-12-17 12:13:00

This Beautiful Hike In Kentucky Has A Mouthwatering Restaurant Right Along The Trail

Kentucky is great for doing many things, but two of the best are hiking and eating. Our state has countless trails to experience and just as many delicious restaurants to try, and there is one spot in the Bluegrass where you can do both, and practically at the same time. Halls on the River is a well

ONLYINYOURSTATE - 2018-12-16 07:00:00

Kentucky woman charged with murder after 'tossing crying three-day-old into a trash bag and throwing it over a staircase"

A 21-year-old Kentucky woman has been charged with murder after she killed her three-day-old baby by putting the child in a trash bag and then throwing it over the banister of a staircase, according to police.

MEAWW.COM - 2018-12-14 16:32:00

Kentucky union leader earns top honor from Kentucky Alliance against Racist and Political Repression

“Civil rights are workers’ rights,” Bill Londrigan told the crowd at the Kentucky Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression's 21st annual Unity Dinner in Louisville.

DAILY KOS - 2018-12-17 14:22:00

Kentucky's hepatitis A outbreak exceeds 3,000 cases. Here are the counties most affected

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky's hepatitis A outbreak rages on into its second year, as health leaders say there are now more than 3,000 reported cases. The Kentucky Department for Public Health said the state has received 3,122 reported cases from August 2017 through the first week of December 20

WKYT 27 - 2018-12-14 22:58:00

3 Charged in Northern Kentucky Slaying

AUGUSTA, KY (WAVE) - A loose dog led police to a murder scene in northern Kentucky Thursday. Kentucky State Police have now charged three people in the crime. Thursday morning, the Bracken County Sheriff’s Office got a call about a dog without its owner.

WAVE 3 - 2018-12-15 14:25:00

Did you feel that? A 3.0 earthquake shakes parts of NC, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee.

A 3.0 earthquake in east Tennesee was felt in neighboring states including Georgia, Kentucky and North Carolina. The U.S. Geological Survey recorded a 3.0 earthquake just after midnight Saturday.

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-12-16 18:38:00

Ex-Miss Kentucky busted for allegedly sexting teen student

A former Kentucky beauty queen-turned-teacher has been busted for sending nude photos of herself to a 15-year-old former student, authorities said. Ramsey BethAnn Bearse, Miss Kentucky 2014, was arrested Friday in West Virginia and charged with four felonies for sending the illicit snaps, reports th

NTVBD.COM - 2018-12-16 04:17:00

Kentucky AG opposes ruling striking down health care law

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Democratic Attorney General says he will oppose a recent federal court ruling that struck down the federal Affordable Care Act. Former President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law in 2010. The law allowed Kentucky to expand its Medicaid program to g

WNKY.COM - 2018-12-17 07:00:00

Kentucky Supreme Court Strikes Down Pension Law

Kentucky’s Supreme Court has ruled against a pension reform law that had outraged the state’s attorney general and teachers because it had been inserted into a sewage services bill without public comment or testimony. The court ruled that state lawmakers didn’t have a “fair opportunity” to consider

AI-CIO.COM - 2018-12-17 07:00:00

Officers seek help searching for missing Kentucky girl

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — The Christian County, Kentucky Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to be on the lookout for a missing girl who hasn't been seen for 10 days. Trisha Arnold, 14, was last seen on Dec. 4 running from a house in the Butler Road area.

FOX17.COM - 2018-12-14 11:45:41

Kentucky woman charged in death of baby found in trash bag

MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) – A Kentucky woman has been arrested in the death of a baby found inside a trash bag. News outlets report 21-year-old Amber L. Bowling was charged with murder in the death of the baby, who was found inside the trash bag outside a Clay County apartment building.

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-12-13 18:32:56

Game Glance: Kentucky vs North Carolina

The Kentucky Wildcats have another big test coming up on December 22 as they take on the North Carolina Tar Heels in Chicago. The Tar Heels, though ranked below the Wildcats at #12 are coming off a win against the #4 Gonzaga Bulldogs. And let’s be honest, it wasn’t just a win. They smoked the Bulldo

ASEAOFBLUE.COM - 2018-12-17 12:00:00

4-star WR says he’s “fallen in love with Kentucky”

In a crucial recruiting weekend for Mark Stoops and his staff heading into Wednesday’s early signing deadline, Kentucky hosted many recruits this weekend for official visits.

ASEAOFBLUE.COM - 2018-12-16 12:15:00

Kentucky CBD retailers adapt to changing market as Farm Bill awaits signature

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The sounds of string band jamming are just as vibrant as the sights of the colorful crafts lining rack at the Flea Off Market Holiday Bazaar. “A blue one and there’s a yellow one,” Tracy Murray said, as she showed customers her booth called Recyclo Craftz.

WAVE 3 - 2018-12-17 00:08:00

Kentucky mom charged with murder after newborn baby found dead in trash bag

MANCHESTER, Ky. - A Kentucky woman is behind bars after police say she killed her newborn baby. According to WKYT, Amber Bowling, 21, of Manchester, has been charged with murder after police say she hid the infant in a garbage bag, then threw the child "over the upstairs banister" of an apartment bu

WFTV - 2018-12-13 08:41:59