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Light Up Louisville illuminates downtown Video included

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Fourth Street sparkles once again for the 40 Nights of Lights, through January 4th.

Gas prices continue to fall in Louisville and across the country

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The best Black Friday deals aren't only in the stores.Try the gas station.

CRAWFORD | Counting down to kickoff: Kentucky vs. Louisville

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Some quick notes to count down until kickoff for Kentucky and Louisville in Papa John's Cardinal Stadium at noon Saturday.

Jeffersonville Ice Rink now open for holiday season

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It's open every day from now until Christmas and brings in thousands of skaters.

Shively Police searching for burglar who broke into pawn store through roof

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They have reason to believe he's burglarized more than one store in the Louisville area and they're looking for information that can help them locate the burglar.

Rice wins appeal, 'suspension vacated'

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Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday.

BOZICH | Can Louisville handle Kentucky -- and the Notre Dame Bounce?

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Louisville has to overcome more than Kentucky Saturday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.  The Cardinals must also overcome the Notre Dame Bounce.

Jeffersonville candy store gets in holiday spirit with candy-making demonstrations

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The historic candy maker hosted a holiday celebration and showed customers how to make ribbon candy Friday.

Metro Mentors program allows government employees to get time for giving time

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The program allows all 6,000 Louisville employees to be paid while they're out of the office working to mentor a Louisville child.

WATCH: First trailer for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' debuts online

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The trailer gives fans a a glimpse at director JJ Abrams' take on the canonical storm troopers, along with new droids and lightsabers. 

Black Friday shoppers prowl for Holiday deals Video included

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The big question: How much the Thanksgiving shopping will hurt Black Friday, which is relinquishing its status as the frenzied start of the holiday shopping season?

Jennifer Lawrence hitting high notes on the UK singles chart

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A song from the original score for the "Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" is making its way up the chart in the United Kingdom.

Tibetan monks bring ancient traditions to Thanksgiving in the highlands Video included

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They crafted what's called a mandala inside the Heine Brothers coffee shop in the Douglass Loop.

Early shoppers crave bargains as store hours increase for holiday Video included

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Target, Kmart, Walmart, Kohl's among stores opening on Thanksgiving Day. TVs are much in demand.

DYCHE | Paul: declare war, but don't win it

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Kentucky Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul wants to declare a war, but he does not want to win it.

'Working poor' among those served at community Thanksgiving meals Video included

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Traditional Thanksgiving meals serve more than the homeless after the recession. 

Investigators say North Vernon fire was arson Video included

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Officials say the investigation is ongoing and will take time.

Authorities identify two adults, one child killed in Jasper apartment fire

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Officials say two adults and a child were killed during a fire at a southern Indiana house.

BOZICH | Road to 700 wins took Rick Pitino through Kentucky, Louisville, Adelphi Video included

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On a night when Rick Pitino won his 700th game as a college coach, he remembered a night when he wanted to jump into the East River after losing to Adelphi.

CRAWFORD | Cards thankful for defense in 45-33 win over Cleveland State

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The University of Louisville couldn't shoot -- from the field or the line -- but the Cardinals' defense locked up Cleveland State, giving up just two field goals in the final 12 minutes, to turn back the Vikings' upset bid in Rick Pitino's 700th win.

Former Chinese restaurant owners file suit against LMPD Video included

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 The owners of a Chinese restaurant once charged with human trafficking are now suing the Louisville Metro Police Department and an LMPD officer.

Stephens says prosecutor misled jurors after trial with evidence not entered in court Video included

Garreth Stephens speaks with WDRB about the trial and evidence that was not allowed in court. Garreth Stephens speaks with WDRB about the trial and evidence that was not allowed in court.
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At least one juror believes zip ties found in Stephens' car could have changed the outcome of the murder trial, but Stephens says it has nothing to do with the case.

Accused killer of 12-year-old failed polygraph test, records show Video included

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Joseph Cambron later admitted killing the child, saying they got into a "physical altercation," according to court records. 

State representative pushes for removal of Southeast Bullitt Fire chief Video included

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Chief Julius Hatfield has been the subject of a six-month investigation by the Bullitt County Sheriff's Department and other agencies for insurance fraud and abuse of public trust.

Louisville couple awakens to find car inside their home Video included

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The couple living in the home is packing up their belongings, and will have to live in a hotel. Even so, they are choosing to remain positive about the incident.

BOZICH | As Rick Pitino pursues Number 700, another list of his top 10 victories

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With Rick Pitino on the brink of his 700th coaching victory, Rick Bozich ranks Pitino's Top 10 victories as a college coach.

Meade County River Port sparks economic interest Video included

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It took years to develop, but officials in Meade County are confident its river port will bring big business to the area.

Crew begins demolishing old Cardinal Stadium seat-by-seat Video included

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Since 1957, it's been home to everything from U of L football to minor league baseball to big name concerts.

Ninth hand transplant recipient also the oldest Video included

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67-year-old Jim Ray was injured two years ago when he lost control of a car he was test driving at a Bowling Green race track.

U of L researchers say there may be more to Alzheimer's disease than genetics Video included

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Ongoing research at the University of Louisville says brushing your teeth, what you eat and how you exercise may prevent you from getting the disease.

Second Aloft Hotel in the works for Louisville

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Building costs for the hotel will be about $20 million.

Airline prices increase as jet fuel costs decrease

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About 85 percent of seats were filled in 2014, which is a record high.

Ali Center's Donald Lassere elected chairman of Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Donald Lassere, CEO of the Muhammad Ali Center, has been elected chairman of the Louisville Convention Visitors Bureau Commission after the untimely death of previous chairman Michael Howerton earlier month.

Sullivan University prepares Thanksgiving meals for hundreds of families Video included

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The dinners will be delivered tomorrow to the Salvation Army Center of Hope.

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized for heart stent implant

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery, court officials said.

CRAWFORD | On the doorstep of win No. 700, a look at Pitino's 10 best Video included

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If Louisville beats Cleveland State Wednesday night in the KFC Yum! Center, head coach Rick Pitino will join college basketball's 700-win club. A look back at some of the best wins of his career here.

Key witnesses in Hammond trial accuse prosecutor, police of bullying Video included

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In day four of Hammond's murder trial, his former girlfriend Princess Bolin took the witness stand and said the lead detective in the case told her if she didn't cooperate, her life “would be a living hell.”

Embattled fire chief investigated for fraud, abuse of public trust Video included

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Several agencies have been looking into Hatfield and his department for six months, seizing dozens of documents believed to be related to the fire department on Thursday.

Police say man stole four refrigerators belonging to Louisville Metro Housing

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 Police say the suspect stole the appliances on November 16 and 23.

NATO says Russia has infrastructure in place for possible Ukraine incursion

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NATO's top commander says Russia still has enough troops stationed on Ukraine's border to mount a major incursion, and that it is using its military might to affect political developments inside Ukraine.

Police accuse registered sex offender of sex abuse at Louisville apartment

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Police say Sharp had already served 20 years in prison for a similar sex offense and is a lifetime registered sex offender.

Ferguson protest rally moves through downtown Louisville Video included

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After protesters assembled near the police station, the crowd began moving through downtown Louisville accompanied by police road blocks. 

Two FBI agents shot, injured in St. Louis County, Missouri Video included

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Their condition and the situation they were responding to when shots were fired.

Under-used site near University of Louisville to get new life Video included

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A 1.4-acre site just across S. Fourth Street from the newest University of Louisville student apartment complex could be redeveloped next year as a restaurant, retail space or even another apartment building. 

Road linking U.S. 60 and Outlet Shoppes near Simpsonville to be widened Video included

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A Kentucky Transportation Cabinet official says additional lanes will benefit traffic flow, while providing a dedicated turning lane for left-turning vehicles will reduce congestion.

Auto body shop destroyed by fire Tuesday evening Video included

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Firefighters found the Reidy Auto Body building engulfed in flames when they arrived just after six p.m. Tuesday evening.

La Coop Bistro calling it quits at Nulu location at the end of the year

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A popular French restaurant in Nulu is flying the coop.

First Black Friday shoppers camping out outside Louisville stores Video included

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The first Black Friday shoppers have lined up outside the Best Buy in St. Matthews, looking to score the best deals of the season.

New FDA-approved drugs could help relieve allergies for Ohio Valley residents Video included

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A new pill aims to treat your allergies before you come under attack, but patients need to act now for relief come spring.

Bellarmine University breaks ground on $25 million addition

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School officials broke ground Tuesday on the $25 million addition.

La Grange Police Chief Kevin Collett to retire Jan. 1 Video included

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The La Grange Police chief is trading in his badge for a sales job.

City of Louisville launches new, redesigned website Video included

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The redesign has been live for several weeks, but the city held a kick-off ceremony for the new website Tuesday morning at Metro Hall. 

LMPD's Major Crimes division delivers turkeys to homeless vets Video included

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Louisville Metro Police were on a mission Tuesday. It wasn't a dangerous one, but it was pretty important to a lot of people.

Louisville man now charged with murder after fatal apartment fire Video included

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When Ronald Mills batted back tears this morning in court he was only facing an arson charge. A not guilty plea was entered for him -- but this afternoon a grand jury indicted him for murder and arson.

FAIR BOARD: What happened to all the Ky. State Fair attendees?

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State officials want an explanation for the low attendance at this year's Kentucky State Fair.

Cave Hill Cemetery donates headstone for child murdered in Cherokee Park Video included

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The gift was the first of its kind in the cemetery's history.

University of Louisville gets small victory in battle with Norton Healthcare over Kosair Children's Hospital

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A Frankfort judge has denied Norton Healthcare's request to dismiss the University of Louisville's claims in the year-long legal battle over control of Kosair Children's Hospital in downtown Louisville. The Nov. 19 ruling represents an incremental victory for U of L.

Intruder killed during Orange County, Indiana home invasion

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Officials say the incident happened in Hardinsburg on Tuesday morning.

LMPD's Major Crimes Division distributes turkeys to vets Video included

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Louisville Metro Police were on an important mission to help those down on their luck Tuesday morning as LMPD's Major Crimes Division delivered Thanksgiving meals to military veterans.

FDA finalizing new rules to put calorie counts on menus

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Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a tub of popcorn at the movie theater.

Marriage proposal goes awry, allows dive team to practice for a good cause Video included

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An Alabama man's case of nerves got in the way of a perfect proposal, but provided a good training scenario for local divers. 

Watterson Expressway reopen after truck fire

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No one was hurt in the truck fire.

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