The Grayson County Sheriff’s Department and Caneyville Fire Department as well as EMS responded to a single-vehicle crash in the 3200 block of Bowling Green Road just outside of Caneyville on Sunday night about 11:15. (MORE)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A coroner says a drug overdose caused the death of a University of Louisville cheerleader in July. Jefferson County Coroner Barbara Weakley-Jones told The Courier-Journal (http://cjky.it/1orBlxd ) that 22-year-old Danielle Co ...(MORE)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Metro Louisville police say they are looking for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old girl. Police told media that the child was killed and her mother injured when they were shot Wednesday in front of a home in Lou ...(MORE)
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials have cited an eastern Kentucky man for illegally mining coal in Letcher County. The Kentucky Division of Mine Safety and the Division of Mine Reclamation and Enforcement say Bryan Lee Wagner mined about 700 ...(MORE)
BRASSFIELD, N.C. (AP) — A pilot has been injured after his small plane crashed near a home in Granville County. Investigators told local media that the pilot was taken to the hospital with minor injuries late Thursday. Authorities say the plane wa ...(MORE)
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Pro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talks
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks. The insurgents' platform, released at the start of Monday's negotiations in Minsk, the Belarusian capital, represented a significant change in their vision for the future of Ukraine's eastern, mainly Russian-speaking region....
UN backs inquiry of IS group's alleged crimes
GENEVA (AP) - The U.N.'s top human rights body on Monday overwhelmingly approved the Iraqi government's request for an investigation into alleged crimes against civilians committed by the Islamic State group in its rampage across northeastern Syria and parts of Iraq. Diplomats agreed by unanimous consent to approve a nearly $1.2 million U.N. fact-finding mission at a daylong special session of the 47-nation Human Rights Council about Iraq and the extremist group....
Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militants
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's outgoing prime minster pledged Monday to turn his country into "a big grave" for Sunni militants from the Islamic State group and commended security forces who achieved a rare victory over insurgents by ending the siege of a Shiite town. Nouri al-Maliki made the comments during an unannounced visit to the northern community of Amirli, where he was greeted with hugs. A day earlier, Iraqi forces backed by Iran-allied Shiite militias and U.S. airstrikes broke a two-month ...