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Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers
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Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers

Sep 25th 2020, 10:15 PM 28,047 Views 54 Comments

Taylor, a black woman who was an emergency medical worker, was shot multiple times by white officers.

Another night under curfew for Louisville after city rocked by Breonna Taylor protests
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Another night under curfew for Louisville after city rocked by Breonna Taylor protests

Sep 25th 2020, 6:53 AM 13,236 Views 0 Comments

It was confirmed on Wednesday that a grand jury had decided not to charge anyone in connection with the killing of Taylor.

Suspect in custody after two police officers shot in US protests against Breonna Taylor death
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Suspect in custody after two police officers shot in US protests against Breonna Taylor death

Sep 24th 2020, 6:40 AM 14,370 Views 0 Comments

A grand jury indicted a police officer for shooting into neighbouring apartments, but did not charge him over Taylor’s death.

Grand jury indicts one police officer in relation to Breonna Taylor death
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Grand jury indicts one police officer in relation to Breonna Taylor death

Sep 23rd 2020, 6:56 PM 20,869 Views 47 Comments

Her death sparked protests across the US.

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky
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Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky

Sep 5th 2020, 11:59 AM 29,400 Views 34 Comments

The musician has been barred from Arizona’s ballot.

British number one suffers heart palpitations in defeat
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British number one suffers heart palpitations in defeat

Aug 11th 2020, 6:47 PM 7,523 Views 1 Comment

Johanna Konta needed a medical timeout as doctors checked her pulse and blood pressure.

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river
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Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river

Jul 4th 2019, 7:41 AM 29,466 Views 24 Comments

State officials are now worried that the runoff whiskey seeping into the Kentucky River could kill fish.

Trump says students accused of mocking Native American 'unfairly treated'
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Trump says students accused of mocking Native American 'unfairly treated'

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:06 AM 40,194 Views 143 Comments

The US President tweeted at a Fox News host and said new footage showed that “media was wrong”.

Two students killed and 17 injured in Kentucky high school shooting
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Two students killed and 17 injured in Kentucky high school shooting

Jan 23rd 2018, 11:01 PM 29,771 Views 94 Comments

The 15-year-old suspect is in custody but his name has yet to be released.

Actor and playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 73
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Actor and playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 73

Jul 31st 2017, 5:00 PM 32,654 Views 12 Comments

He recently played the character Robert Rayburn in the Netflix show Bloodline.

US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper
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US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper

May 5th 2017, 9:11 PM 29,475 Views 31 Comments

The pair face police charges, and expulsion from the University of Kentucky.

Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount
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Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount

Apr 27th 2017, 9:47 PM 24,846 Views 28 Comments

The settlement means United will not face the lawsuit that many observers expected.

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally
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Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:57 AM 25,311 Views 0 Comments

Two women and a man say they were shoved and punched by audience members at Trump’s command.

Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter
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Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter

Oct 17th 2016, 8:32 AM 17,872 Views 25 Comments

Trinity Gay was shot dead in Kentucky yesterday.

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral
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In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral

Jun 10th 2016, 6:56 PM 14,940 Views 6 Comments

The former heavyweight world champion passed away a week ago today.

Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer
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Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer

Sep 9th 2015, 8:39 AM 16,714 Views 138 Comments

Kim Davis’ fourth husband was present at the rally.

Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences
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Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences

Sep 4th 2015, 4:57 PM 17,463 Views 122 Comments

One man harassed a couple, saying: “More sodomites getting married?” He was asked to leave the building.

Clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licences
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Clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licences

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:45 PM 23,620 Views 157 Comments

“God’s moral law conflicts with my job duties,” Kim Davis told the judge.

Police offer to 'eliminate competition' for drug dealers
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Police offer to 'eliminate competition' for drug dealers

Aug 5th 2015, 6:10 AM 16,956 Views 15 Comments

“Is your drug dealing competition costing you money?”

Parents sue after video shows eight-year-old special needs students being handcuffed
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Parents sue after video shows eight-year-old special needs students being handcuffed

Aug 4th 2015, 6:56 PM 20,626 Views 47 Comments

“You can do what we’ve asked you to, or you can suffer the consequences.”

Man accused of eating woman's organs has rape added to charges
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Man accused of eating woman's organs has rape added to charges

May 5th 2015, 9:33 PM 26,239 Views 0 Comments

Joseph Oberhansley is charged with murder and abuse of a corpse.

Man spends 40 years on the run, turns himself in because he needs medical treatment
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Man spends 40 years on the run, turns himself in because he needs medical treatment

Apr 22nd 2015, 9:04 PM 40,371 Views 23 Comments

His health is poor from a stroke and he has difficulty speaking.

Prepare to sniffle: Couple of 73 years die just five minutes apart
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Prepare to sniffle: Couple of 73 years die just five minutes apart

Apr 14th 2015, 9:00 PM 35,739 Views 43 Comments

If you don’t love this, you are a robot.

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures
# No Fun Allowed
# No Fun Allowed

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:54 PM 10,635 Views 2 Comments

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Basketball coach phones Jesus to ask about odds of winning a game, Jesus hangs up on him
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Basketball coach phones Jesus to ask about odds of winning a game, Jesus hangs up on him

Mar 18th 2015, 7:05 PM 5,077 Views 2 Comments

They don’t call it March Madness for nothing.

College in the US makes video games an official sport
# Let The Games Begin
# Let The Games Begin

College in the US makes video games an official sport

Jan 6th 2015, 7:23 PM 4,189 Views 6 Comments

Athletic scholarship without ever leaving your chair.

A seven-year-old girl survived a plane crash that killed four people
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A seven-year-old girl survived a plane crash that killed four people

Jan 3rd 2015, 8:45 PM 26,498 Views 17 Comments

The girl walked to the home of a local man and told him what happened.

TV weatherman does his report as a skeleton, wins Halloween
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# Worked To The Bone

TV weatherman does his report as a skeleton, wins Halloween

Oct 31st 2014, 8:20 PM 5,879 Views 0 Comments

What’s the point of that big old green screen if you’re not going to use it to make yourself a skeleton, right?

Schoolkid asks Jennifer Lawrence to be his prom date
# Prom Date
# Prom Date

Schoolkid asks Jennifer Lawrence to be his prom date

Jan 15th 2014, 10:06 AM 3,054 Views 2 Comments

“We’ve got lots in common.”

Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold'
# On The Run
# On The Run

Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold'

Jan 8th 2014, 8:07 AM 21,745 Views 24 Comments

Robert Vick thought better of his decision to escape prison in Kentucky.

US police help woman who took selfie of domestic abuse
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US police help woman who took selfie of domestic abuse

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 34,135 Views 33 Comments

The woman in Kentucky posted a picture of her beaten up face after her husband allegedly attacked her.

The Kentucky Fried Chicken candle means your house can smell like KFC all the time
# Finger Lickin' Good
# Finger Lickin' Good

The Kentucky Fried Chicken candle means your house can smell like KFC all the time

Nov 29th 2013, 11:32 AM 1,374 Views 2 Comments

Sure, what more could you want?

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east
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Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east

Dec 27th 2012, 8:43 AM 6,603 Views 2 Comments

At least six people have died as a result of the storm with authorities telling people to stay at home and not risk treacherous roads.

Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies
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Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies

Mar 5th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,959 Views 4 Comments

The 15-month-old’s parents, brother and sister were killed in a storm which wreaked havoc across five US states.

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states
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Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states

Mar 3rd 2012, 6:29 PM 3,348 Views 5 Comments

At least 37 people have been killed as the tornadoes destroyed everything in their paths on Friday.

Woman facing life in prison for cutting infant from womb
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Woman facing life in prison for cutting infant from womb

Feb 17th 2012, 9:57 PM 15,690 Views 33 Comments

Jamie Stice, 21, was attacked while pregnant and left to die after her unborn child was taken.

In pictures: Huge ship rams through road bridge in US
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In pictures: Huge ship rams through road bridge in US

Jan 28th 2012, 12:34 PM 8,388 Views 13 Comments

The five-storey vessel carrying rocket parts ploughed through a two-lane highway bridge in Kentucky. Check out these pictures…

Mother opts for home schooling after son 'put in bag'
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Mother opts for home schooling after son 'put in bag'

Jan 3rd 2012, 6:22 PM 8,475 Views 28 Comments

The Kentucky mother has pulled her 9-year-old son out of school after he was apparently stuffed in a duffel bag for misbehaving in class.

A Bluffer's Guide to... Breeders' Cup Weekend
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A Bluffer's Guide to... Breeders' Cup Weekend

Nov 4th 2011, 5:59 PM 134 Views 1 Comment

Are you ready for two great nights of racing in Kentucky? We run through everything you need to know about the 2011 Breeders’ Cup.

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