At Monday night’s Leitchfield City Council meeting, Police Chief Kevin Henderson shared with Council members a letter he received from the Miami-Dade Police Department regarding the cooperation officials from Miami received from LPD Sergeant Braxton
As if the region hasn’t been bombarded enough with snow and ice this winter, the National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for central Kentucky for Tuesday evening through Wednesday afternoon, and a Winter Storm Watch for Wednesday afternoon
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — There's a bad smell in parts of Metro Louisville, but nobody knows where it's coming from. Media report that city crews have been trying for nearly a week to pin down the odor that smells like mildew, but so far they& ...(MORE)
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — What would you do in case of a tornado? Kentucky officials believe that's a good question to ask, and answer, on Tuesday. A statewide tornado drill is being conducted that day. A tornado warning test message will be issued ...(MORE)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Jefferson County middle school teacher has pleaded guilty to multiple criminal charges stemming from her relationship with a 13-year-old boy. According to The Courier-Journal (http://cjky.it/18cJNPN), 26-year-old Jes ...(MORE)
CLARKSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities in southern Indiana have identified a pedestrian struck and killed while trying to cross a highway as a 51-year-old man from Louisville, Kentucky. Clark County Sheriff's Cpl. Scottie Maples tells the News an ...(MORE)
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Netanyahu assails Iran deal, touts US-Israel ties
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to lower tensions, Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. officials cast their dispute over Iran as a family squabble on Monday, even as the Israeli leader claimed President Barack Obama did not - and could not - fully understand his nation's vital security concerns. "American leaders worry about the security of their country," Netanyahu said as he opened a controversial trip to Washington. "Israeli leaders worry about the survival of their country."...
Body-camera maker has financial ties to police chiefs
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras for police, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising a host of conflict-of-interest questions. A review of records and interviews by The Associated Press show Taser is covering airfare and hotel stays for police chiefs who speak at promotional conferences. It is also hiring recently retired chiefs as consultants, som...
LA police chief: Man killed on Skid Row reached for gun
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which a rookie officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police chief said Monday. Video showed the man reaching toward the officer's waistband, Chief Charlie Beck said. The officer's gun was found partly cocked and jammed with a round of ammunition in the chamber and another in the ejection port, indicating a struggle for the weapon, Beck said....
Execution of Georgia woman postponed; problem with drug
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Georgia postponed its first execution of a woman in 70 years late Monday because of concerns about the drug to be used in the lethal injection. The pentobarbital was sent to an independent lab to check its potency and the test came back at an acceptable level, but during subsequent checks it appeared cloudy, Georgia Department of Corrections spokeswoman Gwendolyn Hogan said. Corrections officials called the pharmacist and decided to postpone the execution "out of an abun...