Community, friends rally behind those who knew fallen Charlestown officer Ben Bertram

In the days since Sgt. Benton Bertram's death, much of the Charlestown community has come together to support the Bertram family and his family in blue to remember who Ben was.

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Dozens of children helped through Winter Wonderland Coat Giveaway

Family files lawsuit claiming JCPS coaches covered up son’s assault

Former WWll Naval officer salutes fellow women vets

Serial killer who claims to have murdered 90 people indicted in KY cold case

Homeless encampment task force nears one year

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  Metro Council approves rezoning for controversial Okolona apartment complex

Suspect in police chase that led to officer death in court Friday

'Very happy to be rescued’: Officials save dog stranded in Ohio River

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

Lawsuit alleges sexual abuse of workers, patients at Pewee Valley nursing home

Groundbreaking for downtown Jeffersonville elementary

Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

NTSB releases preliminary report on deadly plane crash that killed Wayne Estopinal, 2 others

There was no distress message heard by air traffic control in Louisville or Indianapolis.

Dixie Elementary, Rack Room Shoes give students new kicks

Dozens of elementary school kids in need received new shoes and socks on Friday, thanks to a partnership between Rack Room Shoes and Dixie Elementary School.

MSD Main Street closures over December 21

For months, it’s been a driving obstacle course in downtown Louisville as utility repairs have been underway. But some relief is in sight. Just in time for the holidays, a gift from MSD to the city’s drivers.

Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

1 arrested after LMPD pursuit ends in crash in Park DuValle neighborhood

Sorry, Lululemon is not recruiting brand ambassadors through Instagram

Benton Bertram: Funeral service announced for officer killed in chase

Arrest made following early-morning shooting on Cane Run Road

‘Let this Lamborghini light your fire,’ pastor says while giving wife $200k luxury SUV - he’s now defending the purchase

Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

A glitch caused third parties to be able to access more photos than they should’ve between Sept. 13 to Sept. 25, but the company has fixed the issue.

Armored truck deposits cash on highway in NJ

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RiverLink will refund tolls for commuters forced onto bridge Thursday

Commuters who were routed over the Lincoln Bridge after a tractor trailer overturned Thursday will be able to get their toll fees waived.

Rich family offering a photographer $100k to travel the world and take photos of them

You get sick pay and 30 days of vacation time, but you have to be ready to go at a moment's notice.

Friday is National Free Shipping Day

The website FreeShippingDay.com has a comprehensive list of stores with online deals. Deals also include guaranteed delivery by Christmas Day, in many cases.

NKY Wayfair outlet open weekends in December

Wayfair has announced their outlet store in Florence will be open weekends for the remainder of December.

  Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

Michael Cohen — who for more than a decade was a key power player in the Trump Organization and a fixture in Trump's political life — said he "gave loyalty to someone who, truthfully, does not deserve loyalty." Cohen spoke in an interview with ABC that aired Friday on "Good Morning America."

Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Thursday, the auto maker recalled nearly 90,000 Land Cruisers and Lexus LX-570 vehicles from the past decade over a safety issue that involves the front passenger seat belt.

Woman seriously injured in bear attack in PA

Melinda Lebarron was outside of her home with her dog when she was attacked by a bear Wednesday evening.

Crash causing traffic slowdown on Dixie Highway

MetroSafe confirmed that a crash took place in the 5200 block of Dixie Highway at about 7 a.m.

Fire breaks out at home being renovated in Portland

It happened just before 2:30 a.m. on Northwestern Parkway near North 33rd Street.

Mueller rejects Flynn’s argument that FBI interview was deceptive

Mueller’s office submitted a response on Friday to Flynn’s sentencing memo, which itself was submitted earlier this week.

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Although the resolutions are largely symbolic — because it's unclear if they will be considered by the House — passage Thursday showed senators seeking to assert oversight of Trump administration foreign policy and the relationship with Saudi Arabia.

Bourbon keeps booming with two new planned distilleries

A corporate giant and a bourbon icon are both upping their games as the bourbon boom continues with no end in sight.

Metro Council approves over half a million dollars to go towards homeless relief

The resolution also requires the mayor to have a permanent plan by the April 25 budget presentation.

Pedestrian critically injured in car crash on Poplar Level Road

It happened around 7 p.m. Thursday on Poplar Level Road near the Watterson Expressway.

Charlestown police, community grieve Sgt. Ben Bertram

Sgt. Bertram was killed not long after taking part in the department's Christmas with a Cop event.

Dogs need new home months after community helps with cancer patient’s dream wedding

The Tri-State Noah Project says Friday is the deadline for donations for vetting the animals for boarding.

Company offers $100k to live without smartphone for a year

The experiment is meant to challenge monotony and encourage the contestant to do something unique with their time.

State leaders react to pension bill ruling

Supreme Court justices ruled that the way the bill was passed was unconstitutional.

ISP investigating after car chase kills officer

Indiana State Police have taken the lead on investigating Benjamin Eads, the man accused of stealing a car and leading police on a chase that killed an on-duty officer Wednesday.

Louisville Metro Council to vote on homeless help

Homeless camps were cleared on Wednesday but city officials said it’s critical to make more beds available now.

  Kids get creative at area’s first forest preschool

Preschool students at Thrive Forest School get back to basics and out of a stuffy building by learning hands-on through nature.

Suspect in PRP murder arraigned

Justin Robinson is charged with murder, assault and wanton endangerment.

Kentucky bill would make abortion a felony

The bill, prefiled Thursday, proposes banning abortion if a fetal heartbeat is detected.

Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

Threats are being sent in to create mass disruption.

Kentucky woman vows to live a better life after receiving special gift

Velina Stacy could have died waiting for a kidney. She's thankful for the family who donated their child's organs and saved her life.

New Muppet introduced on Sesame Street

Sesame Street hopes by integrating these characters it will let children know they are not alone.

Bullets found in Silver Creek High School band room

The school was placed on lockdown after a student found a shotgun and a rifle shell on the floor.

As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Though Cohen broke down during his sentencing hearing Wednesday, Trump remained uncharacteristically quiet, his Twitter feed still while he ignored shouted questions about his former attorney at a White House event. But Trump has been far from silent during the monthslong Cohen saga.

Registration fees for KDF marathons increase Friday

December 13 is the last day to save on registering for the 2019 Kentucky Derby Festival Mini Marathon and Marathon.

Boy Scouts of America considers filing for bankruptcy, report says

The organization is one of the largest youth groups in the country.

Indiana police officer killed in crash while chasing suspect

The crash was reported around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, near the intersection of State Road 3 and State Road 56 in Scott County.

Son has nowhere to hide when Mom embarrasses him on camera at basketball game

Mandy Remmell went for it when the 'fan cam' pointed at her during a Kelly Clarkson song. Her son may never forgive her.

Kentucky Supreme Court strikes down pension bill

The Kentucky Supreme Court has affirmed a lower courts decision that a sewer bill, turned into legislation concerning the pension of public employees, passed last March is unconstitutional.

PHOTOS: This week’s adorable, adoptable pets from KHS

Each week, the Kentucky Humane Society is sharing photos of their adorable pets available for adoption.

Bevin rails against ‘future of journalism’ in Facebook rant

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin blasted a Louisville newspaper’s partnership with a Pulitzer Prize-winning news organization in a new Facebook video.

1 in 4 teens scared to drive, study finds

A new study by thezebra.com says more teenagers are hitting the brakes when it comes to getting their driver’s licenses, and it all boils down to safety.

Busy downtown ramp expected to be closed for several hours

A tractor trailer overturned and spilled at least 50 gallons of fuel on a Louisville highway early Thursday morning.

Job fair for veterans taking place Thursday

It’s happening at Cardinal Stadium from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades

One night back in 1961, Mike Carroll's father, George, disappeared. The explanations for his father's disappearance never sat well with the son.

Trump’s 10 terrorists: The evolution of a statistic

These 10 do not exist, except as a federal statistic that Trump and his vice president put through a rhetorical grinder in service of describing emigrants from Mexico as a menace.

Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying

While his parents work on getting his name legally changed, the boy will be going by his father’s last name at school.

Would-be burglar rescued after getting stuck in restaurant grease vent for 2 days

The sheriff’s office says the man was physically exhausted and suffering from dehydration. He was taken to the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Contract worker at LG&E plant in Trimble County dies on job

A contractor working at the LG&E plant in Trimble County died while cleaning a piece a equipment.

Residents near former LG&E coal plant seeking class action lawsuit

If a judge certifies the class action lawsuit, 9,800 homes will be included.

2 injured in apartment fire near Iroquois Park; arson possibly to blame

Investigators said they believe the fire was set on purpose.

Former New Albany café owner pleads guilty in murder-for-hire plot

Laura Buckingham, 32, previously operated Bread and Breakfast in downtown New Albany.

Charlestown mother charged with neglect for leaving child at school

The mother dropped her 7-year-old child off but did not return at the end of the day, according to court records.

Heuser students see drugs deals, nudity from nearby homeless camp; school demands solution

The group has grown to around a dozen, with people often coming and going.

State’s approval of reorganization standards allows West Clark split to move forward

Before a district can split, the district needs a plan ensuring student and community benefit is at the forefront.

Louisville man accused of stealing from 88-year-old victim

Jeremy Preston, 37, was arrested Tuesday morning.

Portions of Shepherdsville under boil water advisory

It's unclear when the boil water advisory will be lifted.

Fire crews fighting house fire in Southwest Louisville

It's unclear how the fire started.

Soldiers home for the holidays

The 1st Theater Sustainment Command special troops battalion has been in Southwest Asia for the past six months.

LMPD joins Meals on Wheels to deliver ‘shelf-stable’ food

The organization delivers around 380 meals a day in Jefferson County.

21-year-old charged with murder in death of newborn baby found in trash bag

Kentucky State Police made a quick arrest in the death of a newborn baby found in a trash bag outside a home in Clay County, Kentucky.

Jarrus Ransom: Suspect in videotaped arrest appears in court wearing neck brace

Jarrus Ransom was arrested Sunday in the parking lot of a Kroger store in the 2700 block of West Broadway.