Kentucky Doctor Stephanie Russell Pays Killer $7,000 to Kill Her Ex-Husband

A Kentucky doctor is accused of hiring a hitman to kill her ex-husband, federal officials say. Stephanie Russell, 52, who is a pediatrician in Louisville, allegedly agreed to pay an undercover FBI agent $7,000 to beat her ex-spouse last Sunday, according to US prosecutors. On Wednesday, Russell left $3,500 in cash in a box outside … Read more

‘My body, my choice’: Thousands protest in the US for abortion rights

About 1,000 abortion rights protesters gather outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Louisville, one of two abortion providers in Kentucky. Thousands of activists, many in pink, took to the streets across the United States on Saturday in a national day of action calling for safe and legal access to abortion. The demonstrations are in response … Read more

‘My body, my choice’: Thousands protest in the US for abortion rights

About 1,000 abortion rights protesters gather outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Louisville, one of two abortion providers in Kentucky. Thousands of activists, many in pink, took to the streets across the United States on Saturday in a national day of action calling for safe and legal access to abortion. The demonstrations are in response … Read more

Olympian Lee Troop slams parents when 6-year-old runs marathon

An American couple claimed to have been visited by Child Protective Services after allowing their six-year-old son to run a 42km marathon. An American couple who were criticized for allowing their six-year-old son to run the Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati revealed they were visited by Child Protective Services (CPS). Bellevue’s Ben and Kami Crawford … Read more

Probable Kentucky Senate Race Puts Ideological Opposites

ARCHIVE – Senator Rand Paul, R-Ky., questions Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra and Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona as they testify before a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on Sept. 2021 on Capitol Hill in Washington. In his quest for a third term in the Senate, Paul projects a … Read more

‘Excessive’ Rain Floods on North West Virginia Roads

Excessive rains in much of northwestern West Virginia — as well as parts of southeastern Ohio and northeastern Kentucky — brought flooding on Friday, May 6. “heavy and excessive rains”, as well as strong windstorms and hail. There was also a threat from an isolated tornado, according to the NWS. These videos taken by Twitter … Read more

Western Kentucky bourbon producer announces expansion

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. A bourbon producer in western Kentucky has announced a nearly $2 million expansion that will create 15 full-time jobs. The investment in the Casey Jones Distillery in Christian County will allow the company to add a 1,000-gallon distillation, fermentation and cooking system to expand production capacity for bourbon and other spirits, Governor Andy … Read more

Kevin Costner explains his HearHere road trip app

Kevin Costner knows a good story when he hears it. That’s why he said he was intrigued when he heard about an app designed to alert travelers to notable but often unnoticed places of interest along their journeys. “I’m the guy who drives across America…when you see these bronze markers along the way, I want … Read more

Jury awards $450,000 to employee who turned down a birthday party

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) – A Kentucky jury awarded $450,000 to a man who sued his employer after he asked him not to celebrate his birthday at work – and they did it anyway. Kevin Berling told his manager at Gravity Diagnostics in Covington in 2019 that a birthday party would cause him immense stress. But … Read more

Kentucky man indicted in killing of former lawmaker’s daughter during home invasion

A Kentucky man accused of fatally shooting the daughter of a former Kentucky lawmaker during a home invasion has been indicted on a charge of capital murder. Shannon Gilday allegedly broke into a multimillion-dollar Madison County home owned by former lawmaker C. Wesley Morgan and shot Jordan Morgan while she was, according to court records … Read more