The Grayson County Sheriff and Leitchfield Fire Departments, along with Animal Control, responded to a car versus house accident at 274 Charlie Kiper Road (aka Kiper Road) about 4:00 Tuesday morning. (MORE)
The Leitchfield City Council approved two economic incentives made available to Plastikon, as the automobile parts manufacturer announced its plans to considerably expand its Leitchfield operations. (MORE)
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Division of Forestry says it will use bloodhounds to help investigate arson cases as the fall wildfire season begins. A statement from the agency says it is the first time trained dogs are being used to help with ...(MORE)
FRAKNFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky county that has one of the nation's few unsolved police killings has been designated a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area, meaning it can receive federal money to pay for things like overtime for law enforcemen ...(MORE)
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman recounts how Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell helped rescue her abducted daughter in a new statewide TV ad that began airing Monday. The woman from Morehead says in the 60-second ad that her ex-husband took the ...(MORE)
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — An inmate charged with killing a fellow prisoner at a high-security federal prison tucked away in the Appalachian region of Kentucky will be tried in Lexington. Prosecutors and attorneys for 31-year-old John Travis Millner agr ...(MORE)
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Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas
DALLAS (AP) - The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus. The unidentified man was critically ill and has been in isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital since Sunday, federal health officials said Tuesday. They would not reveal his nationality or age....
Questions and answers about the US Ebola case
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S. Texas health officials said there were no other suspected cases in the state, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention immediately sought to calm fears that one case would spread widely....
Protesters to HK boss: Quit or we occupy buildings
HONG KONG (AP) - Student leaders of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong warned Wednesday that if the territory's leader doesn't resign by the end of Thursday they will step up their actions, including occupying several important government buildings. By raising the stakes in the standoff, the protest leaders are risking another round of confrontation with the police who are unlikely to allow government buildings to be stormed. It also puts pressure on the Chinese government, which has so fa...