AP Exclusive: Kentucky inmate starves to death

21 April 2014, 2:42 pm

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A prison doctor has been fired and two other staffers are in the midst of being dismissed after an inmate at the Kentucky State Penitentiary starved himself to death, a case that has exposed lapses in medical treatment and in how hunger strikes are handled at the facility. P... Read More »

The ‘bragging rights scale’ tips in UK’s favor

21 April 2014, 10:57 am

By Dalton Ray The University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky are two powerhouse basketball programs whose rivalry is amongst the top in the nation when it comes to the hardwood. Passionate fan bases always looking for bragging rights fuel both schools in each anticipated match-up betwee... Read More »

A look at hunger strike protocol in Ky. prisons

21 April 2014, 9:51 am

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The death by starvation of a Kentucky prisoner has led the state to overhaul its protocol for dealing with hunger strikes.... Read More »

Heartbreaking farewell video Maddie Yates, 16, posted to YouTube before suicide

17 April 2014, 3:48 pm

Maddie Yates, from Louisville, Kentucky, uploaded the video entitled 'Important' online and then shared it on her Twitter page before taking her life on Monday night.... Read More »

US jury says ex-priest should serve 15 years

17 April 2014, 12:43 pm

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — A jury says a former Catholic priest stricken with late-stage cancer should serve a 15-year prison sentence for sexually abusing a teenage boy at a Louisville church in the early 1970s.... Read More »

US jury convicts ex-priest in sodomy case

17 April 2014, 4:17 am

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — A jury has convicted a former Catholic priest of three counts of sodomy in a case stemming from the 1970s.... Read More »

Bill Nye says he underestimated debate's impact

16 April 2014, 9:42 am

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) TV's "Science Guy" Bill Nye said he underestimated the impact of a February debate in Kentucky on evolution and creationism that drew a massive online audience.When Nye agreed to the debate at The Creation...... Read More »

WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Proposed Acquisition of US$45.4 Million Industrial Property near ...

14 April 2014, 9:39 am

TORONTO, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (the "REIT") (WIR-U.TO) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to indirectly acquire an industrial property located near Louisville, Kentucky (the "Louisville Property") for a purchase price of  approximatel... Read More »

Judge: Review immigrant's residency application

4 April 2014, 5:49 am

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — A federal judge in Kentucky is compelling immigration officials to make a decision about an application for permanent residency brought by an Iranian immigrant who distributed leaflets for a violent organization in his home country 30 years ago.... Read More »

Battleground State

28 March 2014, 11:44 am

Red V Blue documentary takes a close looks at Louisville-Kentucky rivalry. The post Battleground State appeared first on SLAMonline .... Read More »