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Council Begins Animal Services Probe

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A probe into abuse and neglect claims at Metro Animal Services is going only as far as the mayor's office allows it. Mayor Greg Fischer's attorney told council members at a hearing last night that the administration won't cooperate until a Public Integrity Unit investigation is complete. Animal Services workers are accused…

Baby Dead, Mother Hurt After Shooting

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Louisville Metro Police are looking for the suspect in a shooting that killed a one-year-old girl. Authorities say gunfire rang out yesterday in the Shawnee neighborhood, hitting the baby and her mother outside their home. The girl's mother is expected to survive her injuries.

Man Arrested After Deadly Crash

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Jackson, KY) -- A man is behind bars in Breathitt County following an accident that killed three people and left two more injured. WKYT-TV reports Shawn Hardin is now facing charges of murder, assault and DUI. He was allegedly behind the wheel of a truck that flipped and struck a house near Jackson last night.

Broken Drainage Pipe Floods Hamburg Kohl’s

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- The Kohl's at Hamburg will likely remain closed today after a drainage pipe near the roof disconnected and flooded the store. The Lexington Fire Department says the six-inch drain couldn't handle the amount of water dumped by a sudden thunderstorm Wednesday evening. No one was injured, but some clothing in the menswear…

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held For K-Lair Grill

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- University of Kentucky is welcoming the return of the historic K-Lair Grill. The campus fixture was torn down last year, along with Haggin Hall, to make room for new dorms. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held last night for the updated version, which features reclaimed wood and the original sign from K-Lair…