FORECAST: More downpours develop this afternoon and tonight

Round one of heavy rain took place in the pre-dawn hours, now we await round two this afternoon.

  Caught on camera: Strong winds send restaurant workers flying into the air

Howling winds and strong rain battered Clemson on Monday evening as Esso Club employees fought the storm to try and hold down their event tent.
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  Trump says he’s again open to strengthening gun background checks

President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases after backing off of them a day earlier.

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Pedestrian hit, killed on Dixie Highway

  Cannibalism trial prosecutor says Tammy Jo Blanton was butchered like an animal

Oldham County Schools on one hour delay

  5 shot in violent Wednesday across Louisville

  Trump headlines private Bevin fundraiser during short visit

President Donald Trump wasn't just in town to speak to veterans Wednesday; he made a stop on the campaign trail for Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin.
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  Nearly 30 arrested for mass shooting threats in weeks after El Paso, Dayton

Experts say unusual behaviors and direct threats are some of the red flags to look for in someone who may be planning a mass shooting.

President Trump declines gun reform meeting with Louisville Mayor

  Jeffersontown city council votes to change minor policy for Gaslight Festival

  Kentucky State Fair: New curfew takes effect following weekend chaos

JCPS may appoint new board member at Thursday meeting

  Courtroom Notebook: Inside the Joseph Oberhansley murder trial

  In Louisville, Trump signs order forgiving student-loan debt for disabled veterans

  Trump protester cited for dumping water on Trump supporter

Leitchfield man arrested on attempted rape charge

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  Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he’s ending presidential bid

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who made fighting climate change the central theme of his presidential campaign, announced Wednesday night that he is ending his bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination.

SPORTS

Trinity prepares for difficult season opener

DeSales adjusts as heat forces practices inside

Lowe’s to offer NFL-branded merchandise

It’s a deal that’s hard to beat: Louisville Bats tickets for $5.00

Tickets for the final seven home games for the Louisville Bats are on sale for $5.

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MSD closes intersection at 15th Street and Wilson Avenue due to cave-in

Tractor-trailer hauling hotdogs, bologna catches fire on I-265S; delays expected for several hours

LMPD responds to shooting in Chickasaw

LMPD investigating after several shot in Park Duvalle

New Bellarmine students participate in service day

This is the first of many service and community engagement opportunities these new students will experience during their time at Bellarmine.
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Report shows US deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year

The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections taking into account the big budget deal that President Donald Trump and Congress reached this summer, the Congressional Budget Office reported Wednesday.

Leaving grass clippings on highways could be illegal if bill passes legislature

Demolition of America’s Best Inn to start by October

  Neighbors share importance of Colonial Gardens reopening

  Slo-mo video of State Fair chaos offers closer look