How has Louisville gone from a team that often flunked Shooting 101 to the brink of the Final Four? Rick Pitino has prodded and pushed his players in a string of ways.
The University of Kentucky turned back Notre Dame in its sternest test of the season, a 68-66 victory that sent them into the program's 17th Final Four and fourth in the past five years.
Investors are rushing to take advantage of Kentucky's new "angel investor" tax credit, which rewards putting money into risky, start-up businesses. But whether the tax credit will lead to jobs remains to be seen. WDRB.com reporter Chris Otts examines the issue.
The call came in shortly after 5 p.m., and MetroSafe confirmed there are multiple gunshot victims.
Three teens who died as a result of a train vs. car collision on March 14th were remembered by friend and family Saturday afternoon.
A statue is unveiled at Taylor Regional Hospital to remember Captain Tony Grider after he died from his injuries while helping with an Ice Bucket Challenge at Campbellsville University.
Louisville City put in a dominating performance over Saint Louis FC in a 2-0 win as fans turned out in the cold to see the first soccer game played at Louisville Slugger Field.
The Cardinals and head coach Rick Pitino spoke to the media Saturday on the heels of their 75-65 win over North Carolina State on Friday in the Sweet Sixteen.
WDRB's Eric Crawford takes a look at five keys in tonight's NCAA Midwest Regional final between Kentucky and Notre Dame in Cleveland, Ohio.
The non-profit uses urban agriculture and forestry along with environmental education to grow a more sustainable community.
The Minnesota Vikings quarterback held a meet-and-greet today at the Kentucky Expo Center.
Police found a man, believed to be in his 40s or 50s, dead inside a car behind a home.
Rick Pitino's numbers in the NCAA Tournament are remarkable -- and getting better. In fact, they're good enough that Rick Bozich took a longer look.
La Grange Police say around 11 a.m. Thursday, a woman was babysitting a three-year-old on Woodland Ridge Road when a person posing as a delivery man came into the home with a gun.
Officials say the area was re-opened at around 10 a.m.
Boxes of leftover medals from past Derby Marathons were donated to a local high school and sparked the imagination of one local student.
Louisville City FC's first game starts Saturday at 3 p.m. Tickets for the game are still available.
Anton Gill scored the seven most unforgettable points of his Louisville career -- and put the Cardinals in position to play Michigan State for a spot in the NCAA Final Four on Sunday.
Common opponents, computer projections, Rick Pitino vs. Tom Izzo and more early buzz on the Louisville-Michigan State East Regional championship game.
The University of Kentucky basketball team will take its top-rated defense against Notre Dame's highly rated offense when the two meet Saturday night in the NCAA Elite Eight.
For her new role -- and to reflect the new focus of the agency -- the mayor says Yvette Gentry's title will be Director of Youth Detention, Diversion and Development.
Police say the attempted robber left the scene and went to Baptist Health Urgent Care on Taylorsville Road where police found him in the parking lot. He was then taken on to University Hospital.
The last time Louisville played North Carolina State the Cards folded in the final 14 minutes and lost. This time the Cards surged -- all the way into the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.
Louisville's largest employer is looking to attract women to careers in aviation -- a field dominated by men.
Kentucky freshman Karl-Anthony Towns spoke with reporters for 20 minutes Friday in advance of the Wildcats' Saturday game against Notre Dame.
Neighbors and city leaders hope development of the former Showcase Cinemas site on Bardstown Road will result in increased investment in the area.
Stevie Wonder performs Friday night at the KFC Yum! Center, and he is receiving one of the city's most iconic gifts: a personalized Louisville Slugger bat.
The babysitter tells WDRB News she tried to grab the gun from the man because her first instinct was to protect the child.
?Police say Christopher Miller has been placed on emergency suspension and is under investigation after he was arrested by Kentucky State Police for possession of child pornography.
The manager says the owner sold it and it will be torn down to become a car wash.
The Kentucky legislature passed an ignition interlock law in session's final hours -- it requires repeat, and some first-time DUI offenders, to have a breathalyzer device installed in their cars.
A registered sex offender is back behind bars charged with 100 counts each of rape and sodomy.
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appeared happy and healthy to acquaintances, but a picture emerged Friday of a man who hid evidence of an illness from his employers - including a torn-up doctor's note that would...
The community service will take place at Seneca High School Saturday from 1-5 p.m., with a program to begin at 2:30.
Cheetara Goldsmith was scheduled to go to trial for the crime next week, but instead she took a plea deal that will send her to prison for up to 25 years.
The agenda for Monday's Jefferson County Board of Education meeting is packed with a lot of informational items, as well some key action items that have been up for consideration for months -- including plans for alternative schools and the graduation schedule for the Class of 2015.
Defense attorneys say County Attorney Mike O'Connell is just trying to funnel more money into his office.
Improvement on defense, not offense, will be key to Louisville reversing a nine-point loss to North Carolina State if the Cards want to advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.
Approximately $366,000 in supplemental vending machine money JCPS has provided annually to its high schools over the past eight years could soon be eliminated as officials look to trim the district's budget.
Fischer told WDRB on Thursday that he had directed the Health Department to research and implement a program that would allow heroin addicts to exchange dirty needles for clean ones.
Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, the wily Nevadan who dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday he will retire from the institution where he's served for five terms.
It's budgeting season in JCPS and Superintendent Donna Hargens and her cabinet members have been meeting with others in the district to go over budget requests for the 2015-16 year. Here's a short overview of the district's $1.4 billion budget.
Dr. Oz explains the best way to avoid back pain.
Police say the suspect had help from a former employee who used his thumbprint to open a safe.
Oldham, Shelby and Bullitt counties are among Kentucky's Top 10 fastest-growing counties since 2010, but the Louisville metropolitan area still lags the national average in population gains.
A Dollar General store clerk is attacked and beaten to the ground after trying to stop a shoplifter and it's all caught on surveillance video.
Former favorite and basketball star Luke Hancock stopped by WDRB in the Morning Friday to give his predictions for the Louisville Cardinals' Sweet 16 game against NC State.
This column recently considered the published platform of Matt Bevin, one of Heiner's rivals for Republican nomination. Bevin's position paper is good not great, but it is better than Heiner's meager counterpart called "Kentucky First."
West Virginia talked trash before the game. The University of Kentucky threw the Mountaineers into the NCAA landfill once play started on the court. The Wildcats streaked to an 18-2 lead and never looked back in a 39-point victory in the NCAA's Round of 16.
The Shelby County Public Schools Board of Education met Thursday night to discuss, among other items, the possibility of random drug testing on student athletes.
North Carolina State sophomore Cat Barber looked like he was going to be the next point guard at Louisville -- until the Cardinals abruptly stopped recruiting him.
Specially made for Stevie Wonder, the bat is a maple finish with orange and white accents -- the colors of his current album 'Songs in the Key of Life.'
Governor Mike Pence signed the bill on Thursday and there's already a lot of backlash, mainly from people who say it is discriminatory.
Health officials attribute the epidemic to the sharing of dirty needles among IV drug users -- ground zero being Austin, Indiana.
In March of 2014, Blackburn was driving the Bluegrass Parkway in Nelson County when he noticed a prisoner transport vehicle in the median. An inmate was choking the Spencer County Jailer, Darrell Herndon.
A warehouse that sat vacant for five years is once again operational, thanks to an investment from a North Carolina-based company.
Indiana Governor Mike Pence has declared a public health emergency in Scott County due to an outbreak of HIV that has reached "epidemic proportions."
A local option needle exchange is included in the new heroin bill.
Costco plans to build a 150,000-square-foot store and fueling station at the former Showcase Cinemas property on Bardstown Road, according to a plan filed Thursday with Louisville Metro government.
A Casey County Man Police police said was 'armed and dangerous' took his own life after a police pursuit Thursday afternoon.
The 60,000-square-foot operation will have two bottling lines and office space.
The game last night and tonight's game are creating excitement on campus.
High school seniors in Jefferson County Public Schools would graduate over a three-day period in early June, according to a proposal that will be up for school board approval on Monday.
Kentucky politicians are entering into friendly wagers with their West Virginia counterparts over Thursday night's Sweet 16 NCAA game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the West Virginia Mountaineers, according to news releases.
JCPS officials believe merger of Kennedy Metro and Buechel Metro, in addition to other changes at Breckinridge Metro, Liberty High and the Phoenix School of Discovery would reduce the drop-out rate and increase the graduation rate of the district's alternative students as well as help ensure safe environments in other schools.
Dishon's attorneys maintain he is innocent and real killer is still free
Midea America Corporation, a China-based appliance manufacturer, plans to build its first U.S. research and development operation in Louisville, according to a press release from Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's office.
Did N.C. State need to beat Louisville to make the NCAA Tournament? Who is the player Louisville needs to stop Friday night? Five thoughts on the Cards-Wolfpack rematch.
A group that controls the old Bank of Louisville building objects to Metro government's selection of prominent developer Bill Weyland's company in move of employees from mold-stricken buildings on Barret Avenue.
Indiana Governor Mike Pence issued a statement Thursday morning indicating that he signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, according to a press release.