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Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt

Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" as a gaunt and battered-looking Eric Frein - the survivalist suspected in the ambush slaying of a Pennsylvania state trooper - was led from court Friday, the...

Couple accepts plea deal in connection with embezzlement from Abbey of Gethsemani Video included

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This morning, John Hutchins and his wife accepted a plea deal for hundreds of charges for embezzling money from the Abbey of Gethsemani, dating back to 2008.

McConnell holds rally at Brandeis Machinery and Supply Company

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It's been a two-year, multi-million-dollar campaign for U.S. Senate in Kentucky, and this weekend, both sides will be working to get out the vote.

Several businesses sue company that owns Westport Village shopping center Video included

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Wild Eggs, Ghyslain, Secret Garden, and Zi Olive are just some of the 22 businesses in the lawsuit who are suing Camelot Acquisition.

WDRB business reporter Bill Francis retires Video included

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Louisville is losing a news legend. After 42 years of reporting, Bill Francis has decided to retire.

POLICE: Panhandlers arrested for scaring people on Ghost Run Video included

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According to the arrest reports, several in the group got scared and ran into a restaurant. Employees of the restaurant then called police.

DYCHE | Letter to the Losers

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Columnist John David Dyche's open letter to the candidates who will lose in next week's election.

Metro Police run prostitution sting in Old Louisville

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Having a quick lunch is not against the law, but Metro Police are after some men looking for something other than a mid-day meal.

Badge, hundreds of dollars in candy stolen from S. Indiana police car

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An investigation is underway after an unmarked North Vernon Police car is broken into. 

BOZICH | Winston, Florida State show Louisville defense a different side of the ACC

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Louisville cornerback Charles Gaines started the game trash-talking Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston. Gaines had a different message for Winston after the game.

CRAWFORD | Offense better, but Cards needed even more in 42-31 loss to No. 2 FSU

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The University of Louisville played what was likely its best offensive game of the season against No. 2-ranked Florida State, but it needed even more offense than it got in a 42-31 loss at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

TRANSCRIPT | Bobby Petrino on Louisville's 42-31 loss to Florida State

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Here are Bobby Petrino's full postgame comments after the University of Louisville football team lost to Florida State 42-31 on Thursday night in Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

BOZICH | Three-touchdown hole no problem as Florida State pops Louisville, 42-31

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Louisville built a three-touchdown lead over Florida State. But the final 32 minutes were all Seminoles as they rallied for a 42-31 victory.

SLIDESHOW: Excitement of Florida State game culminates U of L's move to the ACC Video included

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U of L's meeting with No. 2 Florida State was the talk of the town Thursday night. Two and a half hours before game time, the Cardinals made their way to Papa John's Cardinal Stadium, high fiving fans along the way.

POLICE: Suspect picked the wrong home to burglarize

POLICE: Suspect picked the wrong home to burglarize Video included

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Police say the homeowner grabbed her gun and her handcuffs when she pulled up and saw someone inside the house.

IU coach makes amazing comeback after back injury leaves him paralyzed

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Indiana University Coach Tom Morris beat the odds, overcame his debilitating injury and resumed his career. Lindsay Allen has his inspiring story.

Meade Co. Clerk candidate will remain on ballot but votes may not count

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The court case will be decided after the election.

Police: Man wanted in Pennsylvania trooper ambush captured

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Authorities say they have captured a man accused of killing one Pennsylvania State trooper and seriously injuring another during an ambush outside police barracks.

12 years later, LMPD still seeking Corner Market killer Video included

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Homicide has teamed up with the Robbery Unit and the FBI to work the case.

McConnell's bus tour ends Friday in Louisville

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McConnell attend an event at Brandeis Machinery and Supply on Watterson Trail at 9:30 a.m.

Arm, foot found along Kentucky waterfronts one day apart Video included

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A foot is found along the Ohio River, one day after an arm is found along the Kentucky River.

City seeks input for its snow route plan Video included

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Public meeting will be held next Wednesday as the city presents the newly updated routes used for treating roads during snow and ice events.

Bourbon building boom continues Video included

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VIDEO: Asst. County Attorney with troubled history fired for latest court outburst Video included

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Assistant County Attorney Bob Fleck yells at defense attorney, tells judge: "This is bull____"

BOZICH | Teams 11-through-15 on my AP college basketball pre-season Top 25

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The Associated Press college basketball pre-season Top 25 poll will be released Friday -- and Rick Bozich of WDRB Sports shares the teams he voted 11-through-25.

State officials join Bill Clinton to rally for Grimes at Ali Center Video included

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Kentucky's U.S. Senate race is important to the nation and former President Bill Clinton returned to Kentucky to help make sure she wins.

Louisville Zoo gets half a million dollars toward capital campaign Video included

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - The Louisville Zoo has its sights on several updates and additions in the near future, and a recent gift is helping toward that goal.The zoo received a $500,000 gift from the Goldring Family Foundation, will go toward the $10.4 million capital campaign to fund several major updates and new exhibits.Those include renovating the elephant exhibit to meet national standards, expansion of the zoo's educational initiatives, an exhibit that will place guests among penguins i...

Eleven men, some from Ky. and Ind., sentenced in child porn ring Video included

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Each one was sentenced to between 15 and 19 years for their roles in the ring and must each pay about $30,000 in restitution.

Elderly, low income residents of Jeffersonville's Riverside Meadows being forced to move

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Elderly and low income Jeffersonville neighbors are being forced out of their home because of trouble with the landlord.

Rand Paul to campaign with Mitch McConnell on Monday

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U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign has announced several new campaign events as Election Day nears -- and U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will be joining McConnell on the campaign trail.

Two men accused of stealing gating from Papa John's Cardinal Stadium Video included

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Police say one suspect told the other that the whole thing was "a bad idea."

Louisville teen charged with robbing four juveniles at gunpoint during craps game

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Police say four juveniles taking part in a dice game at an apartment complex were robbed at gunpoint by other players.

CRAWFORD | Hide your women, crab legs and cameras, Florida State has arrived in Louisville Video included

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Eric Crawford really didn't want to write this column -- then FSU walked right downtown and tried to big-time the whole city, demanding that it not be photographed while practicing at a public park. His thoughts ...

Former Louisville Male High School principal David Mike appeals JCPS firing Video included

William Walsh, attorney for David Mike. William Walsh, attorney for David Mike.
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During an interview with WDRB News at his office Wednesday evening, Mike's attorney William Walsh said Hargens' decision to fire Mike on Tuesday “came as a complete shock to both of us.”

West End School opens new athletic center Video included

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The West End School hosted a ceremony to officially open the center, which is named after Louisville basketball great Darrell Griffith.

Heavy rush hour traffic expected in Louisville as major events overlap Thursday Video included

The FFA convention begins this week at the Expo Center and overlaps with U of L's football game against #2 Florida State and Churchill Downs' fall meet night races on October 30. The FFA convention begins this week at the Expo Center and overlaps with U of L's football game against #2 Florida State and Churchill Downs' fall meet night races on October 30.
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Officials say three major events could impact drivers in Louisville as nearly 120,000 people will be very close together on Thursday.

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal appears with McConnell at campaign event Video included

Bobby Jindal speaks at McConnell's campaign event. Bobby Jindal speaks at McConnell's campaign event.
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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal urged Kentucky voters to re-elect Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell so conservatives can retire Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

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