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Two Mayors Remain In Office

Posted On November 05, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Jim Gray is keeping his seat as mayor of Lexington. It's the first time an incumbent has been re-elected in more than ten years. Grey Fisher won re-election to keep his chair as mayor for another four-year term in Louisville.

Man Accused Of Two Assaults

Posted On November 05, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A man is accused of two assaults in Louisville. Authorities say Derrick Akins became physical with one woman before slashing her throat in October. Officers said he told her if he couldn't have her, no one will. Akins allegedly attacked another woman this month after chasing her near a Circle K store,…

Congressional Winners In Kentucky

Posted On November 05, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- U.S. Representative Brett Guthrie is the winner of Kentucky's 2nd Congressional District. Republican U.S. Representative Andy Barr is victorious for the 6th Congressional District. U.S. Representative John Yarmuth wins the 3rd Congressional District. U.S. Representative Thomas Massie wins a third term in the 4th Congressional District. Republicans will be in control of…

Fire Contained At Tire Recycling Plant

Posted On November 05, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A giant inferno is contained at the Liberty Tire recycling plant. An all clear was announced yesterday after neighbors were sent to a shelter due to air quality. The facility has been cited twice for improperly storing tires. And arson inspectors are trying to determine how the fire started.

McConnell Bests Grimes In Senate Race

Posted On November 05, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Mitch McConnell is going back to Washington. The Senate Republican leader defeated Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in a tough competitive battle. McConnell praised Grimes for running a spirited campaign. This will be his sixth term.