Local nurse works to protect patients from addiction

Nearly 60,000 children under age 5 go to emergency rooms annually due to poisoning by unsecured medications. In addition to that, after someone is prescribed a drug for pain following a procedure a nurse says some people never stop taking it, end up addicted and changing the course of their life.

  LIVE: Democrats focus Day 2 of trial on Trump’s ‘dangerous’ abuse

Democrats alleging a “corrupt scheme” by Trump involving Ukraine are trying to win over not just fidgety senators but an American public deeply divided by the Republican president’s actions.
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3 US firefighters die in plane crash while battling Australian wildfires

The New South Wales premier tweeted condolences to the victims' families and to “the tight knit firefighting community.”

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Man facing 130 child porn charges after KSP investigation

Chane Behanan accused of using stolen credit card

  SnowTALK! Weather Blog: Thursday Edition

Home catches on fire in east Louisville

KSP: Man sexually abused underage relative while wife recorded crime

Paxton and Christina Yates were both arrested Tuesday.
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  Doomsday Clock: It’s closer to midnight than it’s ever been

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists updated the Doomsday Clock Thursday, moving it to 100 seconds before midnight. It had held at 11:58 since 2018.

Arrest made in deadly shooting at Louisville TARC stop

Bill to eliminate statute of limitations for Indiana sex crimes moves forward

School officials from across Kentucky hold safety meeting in Frankfort

3 National Guard soldiers convicted in 2017 sexual assault

  Seymour youth pastor dies suddenly, days after being diagnosed with flu

Semi-truck on I-71 overturns onto Chamberlain Lane, driver killed

  Hundreds show up for Muslim Day at the Capitol in Frankfort

  Dino’s Food Mart manager frustrated after Monday’s deadly shooting

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  1 dead, 7 wounded in downtown Seattle shooting

Police say based on video from the scene, multiple shooters were involved and that shots rang out after a dispute.

SPORTS

#6 UofL holds on for 68-64 win over Georgia Tech

Hagans leads #15 UK to 89-79 win over Georgia

Cats improve to 14-4

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Volunteers needed for Louisville homeless street count

WATCH: Lexington PD officer saves deer from frigid backyard pool

Beshear says all Kentuckians can get Real IDs in Frankfort

  Youth helmet law intent is awareness, not fines

  Woman charged in mauling death now wanted for missing court date

Jennifer Geiling, the boy's mother, and two other people who lived in the home are facing charges.
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  Texas high school student told to cut dreadlocks in order to walk at graduation

Per school dress code, the teenager always kept his hair off his shoulders, above his earlobes and out of his eyes, but now, he isn’t allowed back until his dreadlocks are cut.

Authorities seize $185,000 worth of smuggled crabs, ‘Asian delicacy’, at Port of Cincinnati

Daycare operator charged in death of infant

1 dead, 1 critically injured in Marion County crash

Man accused of exposing himself to women on UofL campus

HEALTH

Tips to help your children take care of their teeth

American Red Cross in need of blood donations

Flu numbers slowing down in Louisville and southern Indiana

  Is Blue Monday, the ‘most miserable day of the year’, real?

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  Youth helmet law intent is awareness, not fines

Rep. Yarmuth donates congressional salary to Louisville non-profits