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Louisville Protesters Rally Against Police Shootings

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Louisville residents are making their voices heard after a Missouri grand jury refused to charge a police officer in the death of an unarmed teenager. Hundreds of people marched through downtown yesterday, demanding changes to make officers more accountable for what they say is police brutality. The protest was peaceful and no…

Semi Bursts Into Flames On Boone County Road

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Belleview, KY) -- An investigation is underway in Boone County after a semi lost control and burst into flames. Officials say the tanker was hauling about six-thousand gallons of food waste and water Tuesday morning at the time of the accident Near Belleview. The driver jumped from the rig before it crashed and was airlifted…

Arson Suspect Indicted For Murder

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A Louisville man accused of setting a deadly fire is facing more charges. Ronald Mills was indicted yesterday for murder, hours after he pleaded not guilty to an arson charge. Metro Police say Mills intentionally set a Brook Street home on fire this week, killing one of the residents.

State Fair Officials Grilled About Losses

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Kentucky State Fair organizers are blaming hot and stormy weather for a drop in attendance. State officials grilled fair board members this week about the smallest crowd in 30 years and a 200-thousand-dollar loss. The fair board will form a committee to brainstorm ways to boost attendance and possibly turn a profit.

Demonstrators In Lexington Support Ferguson Protesters

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Demonstrators in Lexington also are showing their support for protesters in Ferguson. Hundreds of people turned out Tuesday, chanting while walking past the federal courthouse and the police station. A second demonstration was held at the University of Kentucky.