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New details revealed in child exploitation case against La Grange music minister Video included

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A federal judge refused to release a former music minister on home incarceration Wednesday afternoon, calling the allegations of child exploitation against him, "the pit of horror."

Hardin County soccer coach suspended for swearing and allegedly making threats Video included

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The Hardin County School District says it's suspended a coach that's been caught on a recording swearing and making threats.

Mayor Fischer announces new leadership for Louisville Metro Animal Services Video included

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Mayor Greg Fischer announced the three-person LMAS leadership team on Wednesday.

US to track everyone coming from Ebola nations

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All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country.

Kentucky Assistive Technology Network collecting used hearing aids to be refurbished and reused Video included

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That organization is collecting used hearing aids. The plan is to clean and refurbish the hearing devices and then put them in the ears of people in need.

Louisville Metro Police seeking suspect wanted for shooting his girlfriend

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Ramon Lindsay is wanted for allegedly shooting of his girlfriend early on October 18, 2014 on Bells Lane. 

Josh Young arrested again, faces public intoxication charge Video included

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Less than a week after being cited for shoplifting, police have arrested 18-year-old Josh Young on another charge.

Thousands of pieces of evidence sit in ISP Sellersburg Post property rooms Video included

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Behind the doors is evidence from thousands of cases currently being worked in the state of Indiana.

Ky. Kingdom claims recent lawsuits were planned before the incident Video included

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Kentucky Kingdom's President and CEO says there are plenty of attorneys looking for a quick payday and he intends to discourage that.

Thorntons to ask customers for donations to U of L's new Academic Center of Excellence Video included

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The money will be used to help build the Thortons Academic Center of Excellence, which will house the academic operations for U of L's 750 student-athletes.

911 calls released in case of woman found in trunk Video included

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The woman claims a man made her drive him around Louisville and southern Indiana for a couple of days.

Convicted killer files motion to withdraw guilty plea, citing influence of drugs

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James Seay claims at the time he plead guilty to murder he was under the influence of psychotropic drugs for mental illness and the jail psychiatrist can attest to the effects of the drug. 

Funeral arrangements announced for Jefferson Co. Chief Deputy Col. Mike Hettich

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 Col. Mike Hettich was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

JCPS bus collides with ambulance in west Louisville

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No students were aboard JCPS school bus #0734 when it was involved in a crash with an ambulance Wednesday afternoon.

BOZICH | SEC Power Ratings: Do you believe in ESPN/SEC bias?

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First it was Bob Stoops of Oklahoma. Now it is Bo Pelini of Nebraska. College football coaches have questions about four SEC teams being ranked among the top five teams in the nation.

Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings

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The NHL postponed Wednesday night's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of the shootings in Ottawa.

Accused northern Indiana killer appears in court Video included

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Suspect Darren Vann has reportedly led police to the bodies of at least six victims.

UPDATE: Coroner identifies Sylvania Road homicide victim Video included

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Police were called to the neighborhood near Terry and Greenwood Roads just before 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown Video included

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Michael Brown's official autopsy shows the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him, two experts said in a published report Wednesday.

POLICE: Soldier, gunman dead in Ottowa shootings Video included

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Police say a Canadian soldier who was shot as he stood guard at a war memorial in the country's capital has died. Ottawa police spokesman Chuck Benoit says a suspected gunman also is dead.

Student arrested after threat allegedly made against U of L's Miller Hall Video included

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The threat stated that, "I'm going to shoot up University of Lousiville's Miller hall tomorrow at 10AM."

New Mexico man's typo costs him thousands on bill

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A New Mexico man says he made an error while paying his electric bill that led him to overpay by thousands of dollars.

Police investigating after shooting near Churchill Downs Video included

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Police say a 17-year-old male was shot around 7:15 a.m. on Phyllis Avenue while waiting for a bus.

Police: Man commits home invasion; steals victims' car

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The suspected was arrested Wednesday morning, just before 1 a.m.

St. Matthews Police arrest two men for spray painting several road signs

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Police say roughly 10-15 signs were spray painted, including stop signs, speed signs, turning signs and roadways, causing "well over" $1,000 worth in damage, including signs that were damaged the previous day. 

Family of murdered mother and daughter still coping with uncertainty about their deaths Video included

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It's been six months and there are still no answers as to who killed Kathy and Samantha Netherland in their home just outside Bardstown on April 21. 

BOZICH | Ankle sprain slows Kevin Ware at Georgia State

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Former Louisville guard Kevin Ware is expected to start at Georgia State this season, but he's been stopped by another injury.

JCPS forum allows school board candidates to debate issues Video included

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The election is just two weeks away and Tuesday night, the 15th District Parent Teacher Association held an open forum for candidates running for school board seats.

Bill Clinton takes another lap supporting Grimes in Owensboro Video included

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While he compared himself to a racehorse, Clinton roared like a lion while he hit the topics of equal pay for equal work, student loan reform, and raising the minimum wage.

BOZICH | ACC Football Power Ratings: What if Louisville was still in the AAC?

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A year ago this week, Louisville was bouncing back from its only 2013 loss to Central Florida. How much different would the outlook be in the Cards were if the AAC this season?

Kentucky Career Center job fair shows availability of jobs, declining unemployment rate Video included

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Companies are using the Kentucky Career Center and job fairs to help find employees and at the fair you can see what “pounding the pavement” looks like these days.

CRAWFORD | Louisville men's and women's hoops players list a few of their favorites ...

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The University of Louisville men's and women's basketball players fill out answers to a few off-the-wall questions in the team's media guides every year. Eric Crawford takes a look at the answers. The only big winner? Comedian Kevin Hart, pictured above.

Bridges Project driving up cost of construction materials Video included

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Construction experts say bids started coming back 20 percent higher after the launch of bridge construction.

Trial begins for two men accused of killing Sellersburg man during break-in Video included

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While prosecutors agree that it will be a difficult case to try, they are adamant that it makes sense and saves time and money to have only one trial.

Construction starts on Frankfort Ave apartment complex Video included

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Demolition started this week to build a 93-unit apartment complex along Frankfort Avenue in the Clifton neighborhood.

Yudofsky Furriers to close Holiday Manor location

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Owner Joy Yudofsky says the store lost its lease at the shopping center, but the business is still profitable and Yudofsky says she's trying to find a buyer as quickly as possible.

New study shows bourbon means jobs and money for Kentucky Video included

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The report released Tuesday was done by the University of Louisville's Urban Studies Institute.

FBI investigating possibility that three teen girls from Denver were trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State

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An FBI spokeswoman says agents helped bring the girls back to Denver after FBI agents stopped them in Germany.

Submarine hunt exposes Swedish readiness gap

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"What we are looking for is something or someone who violated Sweden's territorial integrity. This is totally unacceptable." -- Rear Adm. Anders Grenstad

Police in Gary, Ind. say man led them to multiple female murder victims Video included

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Police say the suspect spent five years in jail in Texas for aggravated sexual assault.

UPDATE: Woman killed in workplace accident involving forklift identified Video included

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Police and OSHA are investigating the incident, which occurred before 6 a.m. Tuesday.

Social Security benefits get another tiny increase

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Come January, nearly 60 million Social Security recipients will get benefit increases averaging $20 a month, the third straight year of historically small pay hikes.

Obama expresses optimism about Ebola in US

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President Barack Obama expressed confidence Wednesday about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared...

Anheuser-Busch files suit to get distributor's license

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Anheuser-Busch is asking a Franklin County court to force the Kentucky Alcoholic Beverage Control Administration for a distribution license in Owensboro.

N. Korean detainee reunited with family in Ohio

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An American arrested and held for nearly six months in North Korea for leaving a Bible at a nightclub returned home to Ohio on Wednesday to tears of joy and hugs from his wife and surprised children.

Two lawsuits filed alleging untrained staff at Kentucky Kingdom led to water slide injuries

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Both lawsuits claim staff at the water park instructed and/or allowed the plaintiffs to use the wrong tube for the slide they were on, which is what caused them to fall out of the tube and get hurt.

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