FORECAST: Showers at times for the second half of the weekend

We’ll start out mostly dry Sunday morning but watch for scattered off and on showers to arrive during lunchtime and into the afternoon as temperatures rise into the lower 60s.

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Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have the disease reactivated, NASA finds.

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Man shot on Cane Run Road in Shively

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Limited time remaining to exchange TARC paper tickets to electronic fare card

TARC customers who still have paper boarding tickets need to exchange them soon or lose that money.
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Charges are pending for the 19-year-old employee. His co-workers called police are they were feeling dizzy.

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Kiosk to connect people with support services installed at Main Library

Man arrested, charged with thefts at Louisville cemetery

Positively WAVE: Principal spends entire Friday on treadmill

Jefferson County students show off aquaponics system at Hazard Middle School

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  US-backed Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

Elimination of the last IS stronghold in Baghouz marks the end of the militants' self-declared caliphate, which at its height blanketed large parts of Syria and Iraq.

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UK women capture NCAA tourney opener

NCAA Tournament: Sharpe scores 23, but NKU falls 72-57 to Texas Tech

Norse finish season 26-9

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  Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.

Charges dismissed against former Bullitt County chief deputy

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