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The Latest: Paris police, protesters in minor scuffle
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France protests (all times local):. A minor scuffle has broken out between protesters and police in Paris during demonstrations by the “yellow vest” movement, with police briefly using pepper spray to disperse a crowd.
Yellow vest protesters still block French traffic circles
PARIS (AP) — Yellow vest protesters are occupying dozens of traffic roundabouts in France, even as their movement for economic justice appears to be losing momentum on the fifth straight weekend of demonstrations.
Health department confirms hepatitis A at Lexington hotel kitchen; customers advised to get vaccination
An employee in the kitchen of the Clarion Hotel Conference Center-North, 1950 Newtown Pike, has been diagnosed with a confirmed case of hepatitis A. As a result, customers who ate at the hotel, including the Sports Page Bourbon and Bar Grill from Nov. 26-Dec. 4 may have been exposed to the hepatitis
Clark man sentenced for police pursuit
A Winchester man was sentenced to a year in prison for stealing a car and leading police on a pursuit to Fayette County. Keontez Hazley, 28, pleaded guilty in October in Clark Circuit Clerk to theft by unlawful taking, second-degree fleeing or evading police and driving on a suspended operator’s lic
John Calipari wants Rick Pitino to return to UK and be honored by fans
LEXINGTON, Ky. – As Kentucky honored its 1993 Final Four team at halftime of Saturday's win over Utah, two of the most important figures from that squad were absent. Leading scorer Jamal Mashburn was unable to attend the reunion. Neither was coach Rick Pitino, who tweeted earlier in the day a congra
The Latest: Man killed in Strasbourg was market shooter
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France (all times local):. The office of the Paris prosecutor, which handles terrorism cases in France, says a man killed in Strasbourg in a shootout with police has been identified as the main suspect in a Chris
France Scraps Fuel Tax Hike But Protesters Add New Demands
UNIDENTIFIED PERSON: (Speaking in French). ELEANOR BEARDSLEY, BYLINE: "It's the American public radio. Does anybody speak English," a protester yells out to his comrades as he greets me at this yellow vest encampment outside on a traffic circle along a rural highway not far from the Belgian border.
Man gets 7 ½ years in machete attack at Kentucky college
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Cincinnati man charged in a 2017 machete attack on the campus of Kentucky's Transylvania University has been sentenced to 7 ½ years in prison. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports 21-year-old Mitchell William Adkins apologized for his actions when he was sentenced in the Fayet
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.
Kentucky road to be closed for repairs
FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. - A portion of Ky. 3294 between Catlettsburg and Cannonsburg Road will be temporarily closed beginning Monday for roadway and drainage repairs, according to a news release from the Kentucky Department of Highways.
Woman indicted on multiple drug trafficking related charges
Kristy L. Payton has been indicted on a series of charges related to drug trafficking, court records show. Payton was named in the indictment handed up by a Scott County grand jury on counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (less than 2 grams methamphetamine), first-degree posse
Winchester hemp company to invest $40 million in new Kentucky facility, add 80 jobs
WINCHESTER, Ky. (WDKY) - A Winchester hemp company is expanding, as it plans to invest $40 million and add 80 jobs in a Kentucky county. Gov. Matt Bevin's office announced Friday GenCanna Global USA will add a new 100,000 sq ft facility in Graves County.
Johnson scores 24 points to lead No. 19 Kentucky past Utah
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Freshman Keldon Johnson scored 24 points, including five 3-pointers in the first half, and No. 19 Kentucky beat Utah 88-61 on Saturday. Johnson made a career-high six shots from long range on seven attempts as Kentucky made a season-high 12 3-pointers.
Kentucky's hepatitis A outbreak surpasses 3,000 cases
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky health officials say more than 3,000 cases of hepatitis A have been reported in an outbreak that has entered its second year. WKYT-TV reports Kentucky Department for Public Health statistics show 19 people have died in the outbreak. Patients have been hospitalized in
Kentucky parents charged after cocaine found in can of baby formula
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Police have arrested two parents after cocaine was found inside a can of their baby's formula. Lexington police arrested Lemon Allen and Jamarra Burnside on Wednesday. News outlets report they're charged with wanton endangerment and possession of a controlled substance.
Lexington hotel worker diagnosed with hepatitis A
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A Lexington hotel worker is diagnosed with hepatitis A, and the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is alerting people who may have been exposed.
The Latest: French PM to skip climate meeting, focus on riot
PARIS — The Latest on French protests against rising taxes (all times local):. France's prime minister has cancelled a planned trip to a major environmental conference in Poland on Sunday in the wake of his country's worst urban violence in more than a decade.
Kentucky man now charged with 3 murders, shooting at lawman
A man accused of shooting at a state police trooper rushing to the scene of a triple slaying has been charged in the murders of an eastern Kentucky couple and their adult son, police said Thursday.
John Calipari after Quade Green transfer: 'I'm not panicked'
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky coach John Calipari is not worried that Quade Green’s decision to transfer is part of a greater problem affecting his program. Yes, his current team is inexperienced and there’s a decent chance his next one will lack a returning scholarship upperclassman for the third seaso
High School Hoops Action (12-5-18)
LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – High School Hoops is heating up across Kentucky now that football is over. ABC 36’s Bryan Kennedy has highlights from action across central KY. Also find scores from across the state below.