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1 Taken To Hospital After Apartment Fire

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ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - One person was taken to the hospital following an apartment in Estill County. 

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Tracking another Minor Snowfall

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When comparing temperatures today to the last few, we're pretty warm. Warmer than yesterday alone by 10-15 degrees. This change in southerly wind will be short-lived as a second clipper looks to bring the cold chill back to the region. It will also bring a light amount of snow. Clouds will increase overnight before the precipitation arrives. Starting early tomorrow morning, precipitation will begin to move in from the Northwest. What falls will start as a rain/snow mix or even a mino... More>>

Man's Body Recovered After Trench Collapse At Richmond Construction Site

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RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18) — The body of a 38-year-old man was recovered after a trench collapse in Richmond. Emergency crews worked for hours at the construction site on Caperton Drive near Big Hill.

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Lawsuit Filed In Death Of Dunbar Student Athlete

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — The family of a Paul Laurence Dunbar student who died suddenly during open gym has filed suit against the school administrators, the superintendent and some of the staff. Star Ifeacho was running drills and playing basketball at the school when he began to feel ill. He walked to his assistant coach and collapsed in the locker room. Star was a sophomore member of the Bulldogs varsity boys basketball team. A suit, filed on behalf of his states, says ...

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Pentagon To Allow Transgender Persons To Enlist Despite Trump's Opposition

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WASHINGTON -The Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite Trump's opposition

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State GOP Rep Plans To Speak Amid Molestation Allegations, Calls To Resign

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky Republicans are joining their Democratic Party counterparts in calling for the ouster of a controversial GOP state lawmaker after an investigative report detailed molestation allegations against him.

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Light Snow Could Affect Your Tuesday Commute

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) -  A mixture of snow and freezing drizzle that is expected to arrive in the Bluegrass overnight may make for a messy commute in the morning. Accumulations are not expected, but there may be enough to create slick roads.    The Divisions of Streets & Roads and Water Quality have been pre-treating bridges, hills and busy roads ahead of possible perception. Additional salt trucks are prepared to respond as necessary. Motorists are reminded to ... More>>

Son Searching For Missing Ring That Belonged To His Late Father

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FRANKFORT, Ky (LEX 18) The search is on for a ring with sentimental value.  Norman Arflack originally put a call for his late father's missing ring in the Frankfort newspaper after he says he lost it while he was helping someone work on a house.  "It was my dad's. It was most of his life. He passed away in 2010, and when he did, I inherited it from him," said Arflack.  Arflack, the commissioner of the state VA, said he was helping his nephew do some housewo...

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Wreaths Across America Ceremony Honors Veterans

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FRANKFORT, Ky (LEX 18) — The annual Wreaths Across America ceremony was held Monday at the Capitol Rotunda. The annual event is a tribute to veterans to honor, teach, and remember.

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Grinch Steals Christmas Lights

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CORBIN, Ky (LEX 18) A Grinch has stolen Christmas lights in Corbin and police want to track him (or her) down. 

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NYC Subway Bombing Called Terror-Related; 4 Injured

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NEW YORK (AP) — A man inspired by the Islamic State group set off a crude pipe bomb strapped to his body Monday in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square, injuring the man, slightly wounding three others and sending New York commuters fleeing in terror through the smoky passageway.

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Women Detail Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Trump

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Washington (CNN) — A group of women who have publicly accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault detailed their accounts of being groped, fondled and forcibly kissed by the businessman-turned-politician at a news conference on Monday.

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Lawrence Co. School Bus Crashes, Overturns

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LOUISA, Ky. (LEX 18) - A school bus was involved in a rollover crash Monday morning in Lawrence County. The crash happened on KY 32. A bus crashed through the guardrail and landed on its side. There were no students on board at the time of the crash. The bus driver was taken to the hospital for evaluation.  

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2 Dogs Dead After House Fire

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - Two dogs were killed in a house fire Monday afternoon. The fire broke out at a home on Perry Street. Black smoke was billowing out of the house by the time firefighters were called. The family's four animals were inside. Two of the dogs passed away. Two others were rescued. The back part of the house was heavily damaged. More>>

Former Preacher Pleads Guilty To Child Porn

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PIKEVILLE, Ky. (EKB) — A former preacher from Wheelwright pleaded guilty to a child pornography charge during a hearing last week in U.S. District Court in Pikeville. David Glenn Boyd, 53, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of distributing child pornography. The charge carries a maximum sentence of 20 years, but Boyd will likely receive less in exchange for his guilty plea. The minimum sentence is five years. In court, he admitted to having a laptop with 42 pictures and 35 vid... More>>

EKU Breaks Ground On New Rec. Center

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RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Student Recreation and Wellness Center was held at Eastern Kentucky University on Monday. The 130,000 square-foot facility, financed by a student fee, is expected to be complete by fall 2019. School officials say this is an important component in the university's ongoing revitalization initiative. Officials say it is designed to transform the living and learning experience for EKU students. More>>

Bookstore To Close After More Than 65 Years

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (The Kentucky Kernel)-- After more than 65 years of business, Kennedy's Wildcat Den will be permanently closing its doors. It's reported they sent out an email Sunday night saying their last day of business will be Dec. 22. Last April, The Herald Leader reported the Kennedy family sold its location to core campus investment partners. Students are reminded to return their rental textbooks by Dec. 16 and to use all Kennedy's gift cards by Dec. 22.

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Police Seek Suspects in Bicycle, Scooter Theft

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WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- Police are asking for help after three men stole a bicycle and two scooters from a home. It happened around 4:30 a.m. Sunday morning on North 10th Street in Williamsburg. If anyone can identify these people, they're asked to contact police. More>>

Police: Woman Arrested After Overdosing With Child In Car

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PIKEVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) - A Pike County woman has been arrested after police say she was discovered unconscious in her vehicle with her child. According to an arrest citation, Heather Pennington was passed out behind the wheel of her car in the Walmart parking lot. Several customers and a manager noticed. When officers arrived, they discovered a small child in her lap. The child was not wearing pants or a jacket and was visibly 

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Man Arrested After 90 Minute Barricade

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WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A man was arrested Sunday after he was accused of firing a gun inside a residence. It happened around 5:30 p.m. at a residence on Whetstone Road. The sheriff's department received a report that a man was under the influence of methamphetamine and had threatened to kill a family member. When officials arrived, they learned that Teddy Veach, 37, was in an outbuilding. They were told Veach had a pistol and had fired a shotgun in ... More>>

2018 Golden Globe Nominees Announced

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Best Motion Picture, Drama “Call Me by Your Name” “Dunkirk” “The Post” “The Shape of Water” “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy “The Disaster Artist” “Get Out” “The Greatest Showman” “I, Tonya” “Lady Bird” Best Director, Motion Picture Guillermo del Toro, “The Shape of Water” Martin McDonagh...

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Keaton Jones Bullying Video Inspires Support From LeBron, Chris Evans

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers. Kimberly Jones said in a Facebook post she had just picked up her son, Keaton, from school because he was too afraid to go to lunch. In the video, Keaton said other students call him ugly, make fun of his nose and tell him he has no friends. He said milk was poured on him and ham was put down his clothes. ...

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Chef Mario Batali Steps Away From Show Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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(WLWT) — ABC has asked celebrity chef Mario Batali to step away from the show The Chew while the network reviews allegations of sexual misconduct in Batali's restaurants. The website Eater New York detailed allegations against Batali in an article posted on Monday. The report details allegations from four women and former business partners of sexual misconduct in Batali's restaurants. Batali has stepped away from his restaurant group, according to the a... More>>

Blue Bell Ice Cream Returns To Louisville, Lexington

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-  Blue Bell Creameries has announced its return following two recalls. The ice cream company will be expanding its distribution area to include Louisville, Lexington and the surrounding cities beginning March 12, 2018.   “It has always been our goal to return to the Louisville and Lexington areas,” said Wayne Hugo, vice president of sales and marketing for Blue Bell. “Our fans ask us all the time when our ice cream will be back... More>>

Program Provides Hundreds Of Children With Presents

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- Sunday was the last day to pick up an angel from Fayette Mall for the Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program. Hundreds of children are getting Christmas presents, thanks to those of you who donated. Officials told LEX 18 that just 150 tags were left Sunday afternoon, but you can still drop off presents at the distribution center this week. That's where the Bryan Station High School basketball team was helping stock and pack Angel Tree donations Sunday. ...

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Two Females Charged With Kidnapping Taxi Driver

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police have arrested two juvenile females after they were accused of holding a taxi driver at gunpoint early Sunday. Police say the incident occurred around 4:30 a.m. Authorities say the two females were picked up on New Circle and Tates Creek roads. Police say the two began threatening the taxi driver with a gun. The driver was able to call police, and the two were arrested at Fortune Drive near Danielle Lane. Police say the two females a...

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Police Officer With PTSD From Pulse Massacre Loses His Job

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ORLANDO (NBC News)-- Omar Delgado realized he wanted to become a police officer after moving from Chicago to Central Florida, where he met and tagged along with a Seminole County deputy who soon became a close friend. He graduated from the police academy and then, nine and a half years ago, took a job with the Eatonville Police Department, where he remained “because they were the first ones who gave [him] the opportunity.” But now, the 45-year-old corporal is saying he w... More>>

Ambassador Haley Says Trump Accusers Have Right To Be Heard

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WASHINGTON (NBC News)-- U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said that the women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual impropriety have a right to be heard. Haley, speaking on CBS' "Face the Nation," broke from the Trump administration line on the 16 sexual misconduct allegations that face the president. The White House has said that the women who have accused Trump were lying and voters rejected their accusations when they elected Trump. ... More>>

Weekend Snow Caused Numerous Accidents

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FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- This weekend's brief bout with snow was a nightmare for drivers all over the area. In Lexington officials saw nearly 200 car wrecks because of it, but it wasn't just here. In Scott County, icy roads led to interstate closures that lasted for hours Saturday. Officials were forced to close part of I-75 South for four hours; and a stretch of I-75 North was also shut down or partially shut down from 9 p.m. until almost 4 a.m. the next day. "Sno...

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Catholic Action Center Helping Homeless Stay Warm

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- The nights have been cold and volunteers at the Catholic Action Center want to get as many people off the streets as possible. The Compassionate Caravan hit the streets Sunday night, giving out hats, gloves and blankets and making sure no one was forgotten.  Officials at the center say the donations have poured in to help the area's homeless. They have received hundreds of donations over the past few days, but their work isn't done....

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Police Investigate Armed Robbery

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- Police are searching for the suspects accused of an armed robbery Monday morning. It happened around 3:03 a.m. at a residence on Larkin Road. The homeowner, who called it in, was not home when it happened but told police his roommates saw two to three black males wearing ski masks with guns enter the home. The only items reported stolen are some shoes.  Police say there was a delay in reporting the crime and now the victims ar... More>>

Lexington Man Arrested In Connection To Hostage Situation Video included

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - Lexington Police confirm a man has been arrested in connection to a hostage situation that lasted nearly 14 hours. Mitchell Keiser, 52, is being charged with unlawful imprisonment and is currently being held at the Fayette County Detention Center.  Police say they believe Keiser held his son against his will inside an apartment on Alumni Drive. Officers first responded to the situation at the East Ridge Apartments around 2:30p.m. on Saturday. Re... More>>

Popular Cincinnati Area Teacher Hurt In Hit And Run

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CINCINNATI (WLWT) -  A longtime teacher at Elder High School was injured in a Saturday hit-and-run, Cincinnati police said. Police said Mark Klusman, a computer science teacher at the school, was struck by a vehicle around 11:30 a.m. near Warsaw and Wilder avenues. Students tell WLWT Klusman was helping with a school community cleanup event when he was hit. WLWT checked on his condition Sunday evening, but an update was not immediately available. The driver too... More>>

Ambassador Haley Says Trump Accusers Have Right To Be Heard

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WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said that the women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual impropriety have a right to be heard. Haley, speaking on CBS' "Face the Nation," broke from the Trump administration line on the 16 sexual misconduct allegations that face the president. The White House has said that the women who have accused Trump were lying and voters rejected their accusations when they elected Trump. ... More>>

Why Older Women Will Rule The World: The Future Is Female, Experts Say

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CAMBRIDGE, Ma. (NBC NEWS) - If you’re a woman with a bit of life experience, you already know you’re the boss. You’re more likely to drive health care decisions in your family, control household spending, care for millennials and elders, start a business and initiate a divorce. You have the longevity advantage over men. In other words, you rule. But does the world know it? Older women can sometimes feel like they’re invisible to work... More>>

“He did not get justice today,” Oklahoma Man Receives 4-Year Sentence In Death Of Toddler

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MEAD, Okla. – An Oklahoma man found guilty in the death of a toddler was sentenced to four years in prison. However, 19-month-old Kayson’s family says, four years is not enough. “Kayson’s memory will always be with me but he did not get justice today,” said Tara Black, Kayson’s mom. “Four years is not enough time for him to see how much pain and misery he’s caused this family.” Back in 2015, police say Steven Matlock hotwired an...

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Extras Needed For Movie To Be Filmed In Louisville

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Have you ever wanted to be in a movie? Well here's your chance!  WAVE 3 News reports the movie Already Married is being filmed in Louisville next week. The movie is about a married woman's life is turned upside down when she learns her husband is already married to another woman.  There are several opportunities to be an extra. On Tuesday, December 12, extras portraying parents and kids are needed at All About Kids in Crestwood from 1... More>>

Investigation Underway After Floor Collapses At Lexington Apartment Building Video included

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) -  Investigators are trying to determine what caused the floor of a Lexington apartment to collapse this afternoon. This while the residents look for a new place to stay. Lexington firefighters say they condemned two apartments on Timberhill Court after they discovered a first floor apartment's floor had collapsed a few inches. I spoke with family members who live in one of the condemned apartments that say it was like an earthquake when the floor...

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After Allegations, Moore Avoids Spotlight, Questions

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has been a rare sight on the traditional campaign trail in the days ahead of a critical U.S. Senate race. He's appeared at only a handful of rallies in front of friendly audiences and steadfastly has shunned reporters from the mainstream media. Moore's past campaigns have never been heavy on the conventional, but his relative absence from the spotlight this time around is nearly unheard of for a major party candidate.... More>>

Murray State Student Receives Diploma While In Hospital

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MURRAY, Ky. (WPSD) - This was one of the shortest commencement ceremonies Murray state’s president, Dr. Bob Davies said he’s ever done, but it had everything a graduate looks forward to. Darlene Raye Jackson was involved in a car wreck last week, which means she couldn’t make it to her graduation from the Murray Calloway County hospital. Instead, graduation came to her. Murray State leaders say they knew how important it was for Jackson to celebrate with her f... More>>

Women Say Sexual Misconduct Common In Hospitality Industry

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CHICAGO (AP) - One woman recalls how a general manager at a Chicago-area restaurant where she worked told her that if security cameras recorded him reaching between her legs and grabbing her genitals he could simply "edit that out."      Another woman worked at an Atlanta restaurant and says her boss did nothing when two dishwashers kept making vulgar comments, so she quit wearing makeup to look less attractive and hopefully end the verbal abuse.    ... More>>

Sanders: Congress Shouldn’t Jump The Gun On Trump Impeachment

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WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) -  Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday warned against “jumping the gun” in pursuing impeachment charges against President Donald Trump and maintained that any potential proceedings should not be partisan. “I think there is a process that has to be followed,” the Vermont independent said on NBC's “Meet the Press,” urging Democrats to wait for special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation on Russian attempts to interf... More>>

Will Trump's Tax Cuts Really Lead To Raise In Worker Wages?

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WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) -  Americans have jobs, but they need raises. Even as the labor market rounds out to full employment, workers aren’t seeing their wages grow. While Congress promises that slashing corporate taxes will deliver this boost, economists are skeptical that the benefit of a deficit-inflating corporate tax cut will benefit rank-and-file workers rather than the investor class. “The argument that the White House is trying to make is that if we cut corpor... More>>

Officials: Patients At Risk At Dallas Psychiatric Hospital

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DALLAS (AP) - Federal officials have warned that patients at a psychiatric hospital in Dallas are in "immediate jeopardy" two years after Texas regulators threatened to close the facility over severe safety problems, a newspaper reported Sunday.      A Nov. 1 letter from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services addressed to Timberlawn's chief executive said that Timberlawn Mental Health System "no longer meets the requirements for participation in... More>>

Warren County Deputies Arrest Man After High-Speed Pursuit, Allegedly Holding Wife Hostage

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WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) -- The Warren County Sheriff's Office is investigating a bizarre incident where a man may have been holding his wife captive and lead deputies on a chase. Reportedly deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call just before 9:00p.m. Friday night. The Sheriff's Office says Steven Doss, 44, was threatening to kill himself and his wife, and he left the home in a Ford Mustang. They believed he was holding his wife captive and armed with a knife. Rep... More>>

Police Investigate After Teen Hurt In Shooting

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LEWIS COUNTY, Ky. (Lewis County Herald) — Deputy Bryon Walker is investigating an apparent accidental shooting Saturday afternoon near Garrison that seriously injured a 14-year-old boy. Walker said 911 dispatchers were notified of the incident about 2:30 p.m. Saturday on Bill Chain Road when the father of the youth called to report it. Walker said Kaden Lawhorn had been handling a 9mm Cobra derringer pistol on the front porch of his home when he reportedly dropped the fir... More>>

Still Time To Make Holiday Bright For Kids In Need With Angel Tree Program

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — With time running out, there are still about 750 tags left on the angel tree at Fayette Mall. LEX 18 is partnering with Salvation Army and the Fayette Mall to help make the holidays brighter for a lot of little kids in need. Today is the last day to participate in the angel tree program.   An angel tree is at the mall, covered in tags with gift suggestions. Participants purchase a gift and it is matched to a deserving child.  So,...

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Police Arrest Man Accused Of Threats On Social Media

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) Police have arrested a man who they say made threats to police and public facilities in social media posts. Shaune Peyton, 37, was arrested Saturday morning, officials say. According to a statement by police, Lexington detectives saw postings from Peyton on social media platforms that included threats to "shoot up" the Lexington Police Department, the Fayette County Courthouse and the Fayette County Detention Center. Police say Peyton also made... More>>

Early Praise For 'Last Jedi' After Elaborate Premiere

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online. Rian Johnson, the writer and director of the eighth installment of the franchise, dedicated the night to the late Carrie Fisher, who died after filming had completed. "She's up there flipping the bird and saying, 'D... More>>

Lexington Family Homeless After Blaze At Duplex

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington fire officials responded Sunday morning to a home fire. A LEX 18 reporter arriving on the scene in the 1100 block of Dunbarton Lane saw firefighters working to control a blaze that caused damage to the home's front room area.  Check back with LEX18.com for updates on this developing story.

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Bell Co. Blaze Hits Newly Opened Business

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BELL COUNTY, Ky. (WRIL) — An early morning fire on highway 119 in Bell County destroys a newly opened business. Bell County Dispatch reports that they received a call at 2:53 a.m. from a state highway employee who had been called to an area in Calvin near a store that had just opened recently to clear debris from the roadway. Once on scene the worker saw a fire at the new Wildcat Market. The store, only open nine days, had been under construction for several months. We h... More>>

Bourbon County Families Fighting Airport Expansion Video included

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BOURBON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Land owned by families and farmers for generations is in danger of being condemned. A lot of heated discussion in Paris Saturday over a proposed expansion for the Bluegrass Station Airport. Nearly two hundred people taking a stand for their livelihood...  “This is, I would say, premiere land here in the bluegrass. And you come here for that experience,” said resident Christian Stock. 2500 acres in Bourbon County could be ...

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UPDATE: Ford Plant Death, No Longer Thought To Be Electrocution, Investigated

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) — The Jefferson County Coroner's Office has confirmed the identity of the Ford plant worker killed early Saturday morning. The victim was Ivan Bridgewater, 41, from Seymour, Indiana, the coroner's office said. 

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South Carolina serial killer says there are more victims

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man convicted of killing seven people says he has more victims who have not been discovered. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports that, in an eight-page letter, Todd Kohlhepp wrote that he tried to tell investigators and informed the FBI, but he said "it was blown off." He also wrote, "At this point, I really don't see reason to give numbers or locations." Don Wood, chief division counsel with the FBI's Co... More>>

Firefighters Collect Bikes To Make Holiday Bright For Kids, Parents

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington firefighter want to make sure no child goes without this holiday season. "We can't buy this many bikes at one time to give to kids," said Lexington firefighter Todd Houston. "We can't buy this many toys to give to kids on our own, so the donations, especially like this are big." Throughout the month of December, the Fraternal Order of Firefighters is collecting new toys for families in need. The program lets parents...

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Crashes Reported Across Central Kentucky Amid Winter Weather Video included

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Winter weather is creating a mess on the roads. A number of accidents have been reported in Lexington and across central Kentucky after a bout of snow and ice.

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Constable Charged With Aiding Inmate's Escape

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky constable has been charged with helping a jail inmate escape from custody. Kentucky State Police says Muhlenberg County Constable Willie Parker was arrested Friday on charges of bribery of a public servant and escape by complicity. Police said Greenville inmate Anthony White escaped while being transported by Parker from the Muhlenberg County Court House to the Muhlenberg County Detention Center in June. Investigators sai...

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14-Hour Hostage Standoff Ends Peacefully

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — An hours-long hostage standoff in Lexington has ended without injury.

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Laurel County Missing Woman Found Safe

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UPDATE: The woman has been located.

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - The Laurel County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding a missing woman.

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Semi-Truck Crashes, Shuts Down Icy Interstate

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SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - Ice is covering the road on I-75 SB near the 134 MM where a semi-truck has crashed and is blocking all lanes. That area will be closed for about four hours. Salt trucks are headed to the scene. The Sheriff's Department reports roads are too slick to get traffic moving at this time. Traffic is being diverted at the 136 Exit to Hwy. 25 southbound.

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Southern Lights At Kentucky Horsepark Closed Saturday Due To Weather

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - The Southern Lights Holiday Festival at the Kentucky Horse Park is closed Saturday due to winter weather. Organizers said in a statement that they apologize for the inconvenience, but they made the decision based on the safety of guests and workers. Southern Lights will reopen Sunday night as scheduled, weather permitting.  For more information on the event: www.SouthernLightsKy.org More>>

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  • Angelo Warner Signs To Play Pro Basketball In0 Mozambique

    Angelo Warner Signs To Play Pro Basketball In0 Mozambique

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     Former Morehead State men's basketball combo-guard Angelo Warner will be taking another step in his professional career, signing to play for the Ferroviario Beira basketball club in Mozambique. Mozambique is an African country in the southeast part of the continent, separated by approximately 286 miles of ocean from Madagascar. The population is estimated at roughly 29 million people, the official language is Portuguese, and the nation boasts one of the world's highest gross do...
     Former Morehead State men's basketball combo-guard Angelo Warner will be taking another step in his professional career, signing to play for the Ferroviario Beira basketball club in Mozambique. Mozambique is an African country in the southeast part of the continent, separated by approximately 286 miles of ocean from Madagascar. The population is estimated at roughly 29 million people, the official language is Portuguese, and the nation boasts one of the world's highest gross do...
  • The Associated Press All-America Teams

    The Associated Press All-America Teams

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:24 PM EST2017-12-11 21:24:11 GMT
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    No. 2 Oklahoma will bring three All-Americans to the College Football Playoff. Quarterback Baker Mayfield, offensive tackle Orlando Brown and tight end Mark Andrews of Oklahoma were selected to the Associated Press All-America team, giving the Sooners more players on the first team than any school. The All-America team, which dates to 1925 and was selected this season by a panel of 17 Top 25 voters, was released Monday. OFFENSE Quarterback — Baker Mayfield, senior, Oklahoma. ...

    No. 2 Oklahoma will bring three All-Americans to the College Football Playoff. Quarterback Baker Mayfield, offensive tackle Orlando Brown and tight end Mark Andrews of Oklahoma were selected to the Associated Press All-America team, giving the Sooners more players on the first team than any school. The All-America team, which dates to 1925 and was selected this season by a panel of 17 Top 25 voters, was released Monday. OFFENSE Quarterback — Baker Mayfield, senior, Oklahoma. ...

  • Morehead State Plays Tuesday Morning

    Morehead State Plays Tuesday Morning

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:00 PM EST2017-12-11 21:00:19 GMT
    After a 10-day period with no game action, the Morehead State men's basketball team returns to competition Tuesday morning when nearby Kentucky Christian visits Johnson Arena. The Education Day game is set to tip off at 11 a.m. ET. More than 2,500 local elementary and middle-school age children are expected to attend. The game can be seen live on the OVC Digital Network and heard live on WIVY-96.3 FM and MSUEagles.com. The Eagles (2-6) will look to gain some momentum heading into Ch...
    After a 10-day period with no game action, the Morehead State men's basketball team returns to competition Tuesday morning when nearby Kentucky Christian visits Johnson Arena. The Education Day game is set to tip off at 11 a.m. ET. More than 2,500 local elementary and middle-school age children are expected to attend. The game can be seen live on the OVC Digital Network and heard live on WIVY-96.3 FM and MSUEagles.com. The Eagles (2-6) will look to gain some momentum heading into Ch...
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