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Neighbors gather to see, smell U of L silo demolition Video included

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Officials say it will take at least several days or even longer to tear down the 22 silos along I-65 near U of L’s campus.

Man UP organization calls for an end to violence Video included

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The men strongly encourage those committing violent crimes to get help.

Fundraiser to benefit employees of The Tavern Video included

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A devastating fire not only destroyed a local business, but also put more than a dozen people out of work.

Jury sides with Gannett, C-J in age discrimination lawsuit

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Former newspaper circulation executive sought more than $1 million after 2011 firing.

State DUI counselor under investigation

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Judge calls issue a "fraud on the court" and the Jefferson Commonwealth’s Attorney’s office is investigating. 

Hodgenville officials say burglary probe turned up missing city property Video included

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Questions surround whether items had been stolen or borrowed and police say it's too soon to draw a connection to the ousted Hodgenville mayor.

Jim Jury serving as dual principal at Ballard, Male Video included

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They are two of the largest high schools in Louisville – and for the time being – they are sharing the same principal. Jim Jury has been Ballard High School’s principal since 2003 and the acting principal at Louisville Male High School since July 7. 

Racist graffiti upsets Schnitzelburg neighbors Video included

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Woman wakes up to racist messages on her picket fence.

Police investigate rape of teen at Keith Urban concert Video included

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Officials say the attack happened in front of a large crowd at the same show where 20 people got so drunk they were hospitalized.

Houston first grader forced to sit on the floor at school for over a month Video included

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The mother says her 7-year-old daughter colored on a desk.

Israel, Hamas agree to 72-hour cease-fire

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The statement was released in New Delhi, where Secretary of State John Kerry is now meeting with Indian officials.

SLIDESHOW: Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass open for business Video included

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The plans in place to handle 10,000 to 15,000 customers and employees for the first weekend sales.

Ky. driver's license granted extension to comply with federal identification law

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Kentucky driver's licenses will still be sufficient for gaining access to a vast majority of federal buildings, thanks to an extension granted by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, according to a news release.

Two hospitalized after crash on Dixie Hwy. at Katherine Station Road Video included

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It happened around 8:30 on Dixie Highway at Katherine Station Road.

House of Representatives fails to pass immigration bill

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House Speaker John Boehner says the House will continue to work on solutions, but a vote did not happen Thursday, the final day before a five-week summer break.

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks on immigration crisis

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Pence was angry he had to learn from media reports that more than 200 immigrant children have been placed with families in Indiana after they illegally entered the U.S.

McConnell introduces legislation aimed at alleviating opiate addiction

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According to a report issued by the Office of Drug Control Policy there were just over 1,000 overdose deaths in Kentucky last year.

J'Town's Gaslight District getting new sign

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The district was made famous by the annual Gaslight Festival, which will celebrate its 45th anniversary this September.

Gift registries for college students becoming popular

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According to the Container Store, there were more college registries than wedding registries for the first time ever last year.

Community activists speak out against shooting of grandmother Video included

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A grandmother was robbed and shot Wednesday afternoon as she pushed her grandchild in a stroller. 

Street Rod Nationals kick-off in Louisville for the 17th year in a row Video included

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The cars featured are from the 50's, 60's and 70's, and those who attend each year say there's something for everyone.

Construction enclosing Ballard High's courtyard almost complete Video included

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Students returning to Ballard High in a few weeks will notice a big change – the once wide-open courtyard situated between the two main buildings is now enclosed by doors and brickwork. 

Report shows overdose deaths in Kentucky steady, but heroin deaths on the rise

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A report outlines the drugs most commonly linked to overdose deaths in the state -- as well as the counties that record the most deaths.

Louisville ice cream shop receives national recognition

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Comfy Cow received the #2 ranking on Buzzfeed's list of the "27 Ice Cream Shops You Need To Visit Before You Die."

Witness in Gibson sentencing says he saw him digging hole in back yard Video included

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Closing arguments ended just before noon; now it's up to the judge to decide whether Gibson will be sentenced to death for the murder of Stephanie Kirk.

BOZICH | Louisville snubbed by Las Vegas -- and the coaches' poll Video included

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Less than eight months ago, Louisville beat Miami by 27 points. Now the Cards are only favored by three in the rematch Sept. 1. Why?

JCPS Clothing Assistance Program holding annual blitz Video included

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The annual clothing blitz is held behind Central High School's football stadium.

Indiana could lose waiver from No Child Left Behind Act Video included

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The Center for Education and Career Innovation is raising concerns.

Floyd County students hit the books for first day of school Video included

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Nearly 12,000 students made their way to class with new back packs and supplies ready for the new year.

SLIDESHOW: Behind-the-scenes of a promo shoot for WDRB's new 6 p.m. newscast

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Check out these behind-the-scenes images of WDRB's very own David Scott and Lindsay Allen as they take part in a promo shoot for the station's new upcoming 6 p.m. newscast!

Shively Police search Spencerian College after report of a person with a gun on campus

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Officers searched the college, but nothing was found.

Man and woman accused of robbing south end liquor store

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Police say a man and woman worked together to rob a liquor store, and now they're both in jail. 

POLICE: Louisville dad arrested after 3-year-old found wandering outside home Video included

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According to an arrest report, the incident took place shortly after 10 p.m. on Wednesday, outside a home on Deerfield Lane, near the corner of Rudy Lane and N. Hubbards Lane.

McConnell, Grimes campaigning in coal country

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Republican Rep. Hal Rogers will join Senator McConnell on a 2-day, 10-county bus tour on Aug. 7 and 8 through eastern Kentucky. McConnell is running for re-election against Democrat challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes in a race that has focused largely on coal-related issues.

Gov. Mike Pence angered over lack of notification of immigrant placement in Indiana

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Deport them: It's the simple request from Indiana Governor Mike Pence.

DYCHE | In Praise of Paul Ryan

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America could use more politicians like Paul Ryan. A lot more.

San Francisco startup offers "man servants" for the ladies

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What woman doesn't want a gentleman who will treat her like a queen? Now every woman can have one. 

U of L begins work tearing down old Solae silos Video included

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The school wants drivers to see a clear view of the growing U of L campus.

KSP seeks help identifying Taylorsville bank robbers Video included

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Surveillance images show two white men and a black man, each with faces partially covered.

Two men take unusual approach to stealing from convenience stores Video included

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Kentucky State Police are looking for two men accused of trying to steal from Kentuckiana convenience stores.

Elizabeth Woolsey says goodbye to WDRB News @ 10 Video included

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WDRB's Elizabeth Woolsey will soon be anchoring just the news at 4. 

Police: burglary suspect strikes while homeowners sleep Video included

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WDRB News finds out how a local burglary suspect has been able to walk in and out of homes with the owners inside.

Police treating U of L cheerleader's death as "suspected overdose" Video included

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However, police caution, that determination will not be officially solidified until a toxicology report is completed by the Kentucky Medical Examiner

New 'Fire Challenge' trend leaves Lexington 15-yr-old with 2nd and 3rd degree burns Video included

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He says he got the idea from Facebook. Now a Kentucky teen is warning others not to make the same mistake he made.

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