Petition to reopen Kentucky restaurants make rounds as some struggle to keep doors open

Owners of some restaurants have already made plans on what they’ll do if the restrictions imposed by Gov. Andy Beshear are extended past December 13.

Mayor Fischer declares racism a public health crisis

Photographer witnessed removal of Utah’s mysterious monolith as another appears in Romania

Ross Bernards and his friends ended up with the monolith all to themselves for about an hour and took nighttime photos until some other visitors came walking up.
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  Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

COVID-19 relief, a $1.4 trillion catchall spending package, and defense policy — and a final burst of judicial nominees — dominate a truncated two- or three-week session occurring as the coronavirus pandemic rockets out of control in President Donald Trump’s final weeks in office.

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Beshear: ‘Today is the very worst day we have had for reporting on the spread of coronavirus,’ 4,151 new cases Tuesday

Crews battle railroad car fire in south Louisville

  FORECAST: Tonight will be the coldest of the season so far

Jennings County former sheriff’s deputy arrested on multiple fraud charges, police say

  Louisville restaurant, bar owners applying for $10,000 state relief money say it’s not enough

The Team Kentucky Food and Beverage Relief Fund was created to aid smaller restaurants and bars in the state struggling to make it through the coronavirus pandemic.
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  Biden unveils economic team declaring, ‘Help is on the way’

Biden said he’d chosen a “first rate team” that is “tested and experienced” to tackle “this ongoing economic crisis.”

  Beshear: Kentucky to receive COVID vaccine as early as mid-December

  Churchill Downs: Outgoing track president describes ongoing dialogue with community following protests

  Two killed in double shooting on Six Mile Lane identified by coroner

  Kevin Flanery: Churchill Downs Racetrack President retires after series of big challenges

  Parents grieve over son killed during carjacking

  Small business hopes week-long Cyber Monday deals will draw clients amid pandemic

AG Cameron files emergency application with US Supreme Court in latest move to open private, religious schools

  KSP releases body-camera video of LMPD officer-involved shooting

  • Coronavirus

Doctor seen comforting elderly COVID-19 patient in heartbreaking photo speaks

Thankfully, the patient in the picture is doing better and may be able to leave the hospital soon.

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Taylor’s 10 - Thoughts on the week that was and the week that will be

Hoosiers’ defense outstanding in win over the Terps

Up 7-3 at halftime, the Hoosiers controlled the Terps in the second half and pulled away.

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Code Louisville program places more than 500 graduates into tech careers

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Gov. Beshear: ‘We do what it takes and we do not give up,’ 2,124 new cases of COVID in Ky. Monday

  Religious schools return to in-person classes Monday, defying court of appeals ruling

An executive order by Gov. Andy Beshear requiring schools to move to online learning to prevent the spread of COVID-19 did not stop some schools from continuing in-person classes after the Thanksgiving break.
  • National

Amazon driver runs into burning Fla. home to rescue man

Thanks to an Amazon delivery driver and neighbors, an elderly couple was able to get out of their home safely after a fire started in the garage.

KSP to release bodycam footage of LMPD officer-involved shooting Monday

Local Better Business Bureau COO dies after more than 16 years with organization

1 wounded, suspect arrested in I-71 road rage shooting

Zoneton Fire District selling bracelets in support of fire chief battling cancer

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Trump, allies make frantic steps to overturn Biden victory

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