ALERT DAY: Snow ends, windy and cold Sunday ahead

An arctic cold front will arrive in our NW coverage area around 8 p.m., in metro Louisville from around 10 p.m. to midnight and in our southern coverage from area 1-3 a.m. Sunday morning.

Accused child predator used ‘Fortnite’ to lure teen into sexual relationship, deputies say

Authorities say the suspect and a co-conspirator communicated with as many as 20 victims of child pornography through the popular online game “Fortnite.”
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  Trump plans big announcement on Saturday on shutdown, border

President Donald Trump says he'll make a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues.


  Native American community demands apology from Kentucky high school after “disrespectful” incident at Indigenous Peoples March

2nd man charged with murder in southeast Louisville shooting

Man arrested, charged with murder in TARC bus shooting

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  8-year-old boy helps Coast Guard neighbors impacted by shutdown

Some federal employees are still working without pay as the government shutdown continues. When a young boy in Mount Washington got word of that this week, he decided to do something about it.
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  Trump offers a ‘Dreamers’ deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace."

1 killed in Phoenix Hill neighborhood accident

TARC honors longtime executive director Barry Barker

Three years since last major flash freeze in WAVE Country

FBI: Suspect wanted in 7 bank robberies in 6 states has ties to KY

Louisville man pleads guilty to stabbing neighbor to death during 2013 robbery

Hardin County 911 dispatcher faces more than 150 sex crime charges

One dead, IU student injured in Bloomington apartment shooting

Free offers for federal workers over MLK weekend

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  Women’s March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

The third annual Women’s March is returning to Washington on Saturday amid inclement weather, ideological schisms and the longest government shutdown in American history.


Eberhard scores career-high 33 as Knights roll

Purdue shuts down Hoosiers

Cats hold off Auburn, 82-80

Nwora’s sizzling start sparks Cards in romp over Tech

Trinity Wins Second Straight LIT Championship

Trinity uses big first and third quarters to beat Seneca on their way to back-to-back LIT titles.


  Flu continues to spread, closes down schools

MyTARC cards roll out, pick up speed

How to add your organization to WAVE 3 News’ Closings & Cancellations

JCPS will offer apprenticeships to students, expanding Academies of Louisville

Councilwoman Sexton Smith, JBS distribute fresh food to seniors

Councilwoman Sexton Smith (D-4) partnered with JBS meatpacking to give away 75 fresh pork loins to hungry seniors Friday.
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  ‘But we didn’t know it’: Honor roll student suspended after using counterfeit money at school

Christian Philon and his parents say the punishment is unfair.

  WAVE Country trees, cars, houses could be impacted by flash freeze

Some Brown School parents want better communication and security

No decision yet on site of Brooks Houck theft trial

Johnsonville recalls more than 48,000 lbs. of frozen pork patties


  Winter weather health and safety tips

  Flu continues to spread, closes down schools

  Inpatient rehabilitation hospital being built in Clarksville