Virus testing strategies, opinions vary widely in US schools

Education and health officials around the country have taken different approaches to testing students and staff members.
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Granholm: Normal service at gas pump likely by late Sunday

The shutdown of the Colonial Pipeline has caused shortages at the pumps throughout the South and emptied stations in the Washington, D.C., area.

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Fights breaking out in parking lot near Kentucky Kingdom prompts LMPD response

LMPD: 2 found dead after shooting in Preston Highway hotel parking lot

Remains ID’d of 2 Indiana brothers killed at Pearl Harbor

Indiana State Department of Health Sunday update: 754 new cases, 9 new deaths

Louisville police attend graduation of fallen officer’s daughter

Officers with LMPD made an appearance at a local high school graduation to support and celebrate the success of the daughter of a fellow officer who died last year.
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CDC: Schools should require masks until end of school year

The recommendation to continue COVID-19 prevention strategies like the use of face masks and social distancing is aimed at providing safe in-person instruction.

  10-year-old boy allegedly killed by mother remembered by teacher, neighbor

High-speed pursuit in Kentucky ends in arrest after man runs out of gas

2 Kentucky students named 2021 Presidential Scholars

Colonial Pipeline resumes operations, but many gas stations still face shortages

Gov. Beshear: 488 new cases of COVID-19 in Ky., 5 new deaths Saturday

  Festivals bring mask-less faces as CDC guidance opens up for vaccinated Kentuckians

  Louisville bar owner asks fully vaccinated customers to show proof to go maskless

Louisville woman killed, brother critically injured in accident on I-40 in Nashville Saturday

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WWII veteran, 95, becomes oldest organ donor in US history

The liver transplant recipient, a woman in her 60s, is doing well.

SPORTS

Rombauer’s late charge earns Preakness victory

  Britney Eurton of NBC Sports discusses networks Preakness Stakes coverage

Post time for Preakness 146 is 6:47 p.m.

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2-year-old girl drowns at Falls of Rough resort

Indiana State Department of Health Saturday update: 798 new cases, 5 new deaths

Indiana sees big cost jump with new prison medical contract

How to de-stress pets if you’re returning to work

Sacred Heart Schools host vaccine clinic with Norton Healthcare

Norton Healthcare is working with Sacred Heart Schools to offer a location this Saturday for those 12 and up to receive a COVID vaccine.
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Pipeline operator says ‘normal operations’ have resumed

Gas shortages have been improving since a peak on Thursday night.

  8 arrested after surveillance video shows suspects hiding stolen guns in Louisville

  18-year-old arrested after burglarizing Butchertown restaurant

  Baptist Health begins vaccinating 12 to 15-year-olds

Apartment building blaze in Crescent Hill under investigation