1 in 5 Americans can’t name a single branch of the government, study finds

The Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania surveyed 1,104 adults between Aug. 16 and Aug. 27. With a 3.6% margin of error, the study found 22% of respondents failed to name a branch of the government.
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  She’s been missing since 2003; police may have found her remains in a storage unit

Pennsylvania State Police believe they've cracked a 16-year-old cold case. They say a tip led them to the discovery of a body and they think it's a woman missing since 2003.

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Dry weather leads to more burn bans across the state

Pitino gets $0 for 67th birthday, sports watchers think coaching is the reason

Court document says computer seized from Grimes’ office

REAL ID hits bump in the road amid looming 2020 deadline

  FORECAST: Little relief in sight from heat and drought

If you’re a fan of summer-like weather you’ll like the next several days.
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  Sandy Hook nonprofit releases chilling PSA on school shootings

The video was released Wednesday by Sandy Hook Promise, a nonprofit that was founded in the aftermath of the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

  Humana co-founder David Jones dies

  UofL Athletic Association reaches settlement with Rick Pitino

  Volunteer: Drought creating emergency situation for Louisville trees

Clark County Judge Andrew Adams requests reinstatment

Man charged with shooting at LMPD officer enters federal plea

Operation Return Home for 22-year-old man canceled

  FallTALK! Wednesday Edition

  Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg campaigns in Louisville

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  Amish buggy stopped with 2 men drinking spiked iced tea and a case of beer on the roof

Authorities are looking for two men who took off running when they were pulled over for drinking and driving in a buggy.

SPORTS

Pitino gets $0 for 67th birthday, sports watchers think coaching is the reason

  UofL Athletic Association reaches settlement with Rick Pitino

Cards quarterback update

Soccer Cards upset #9 Vanderbilt

  Football field at St. Bernard dedicated to Brohm family

On Sunday, St. Bernard Catholic School dedicated its football field to the Brohm family.

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Man shot dead in car, woman also injured

  Nerf Wars: Norton Children’s Hospital nurses suit up to keep young cancer patient smiling

Census Bureau hiring 1,600 temporary workers in Louisville

North Vernon PD investigates 3 school threats in a week

  Taxation without verification causing a mess for homeowners in West Buechel

West Buechel is a small part of town, but some of its residents are experiencing big problems with the city's efforts trying to clean up a property tax mess.
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  Family fears parents dead after 3-year-old found sleeping in box on N.Y. porch

The 3-year-old reportedly kept talking about a burning car, and a burned-out vehicle was found about a half mile away. Police have not determined if the incidents are connected.

  AG race heats up as Cameron picks up endorsement, and a lawsuit

  Land donation allows Charlestown to build new sports park

  Louisville couple injured in Las Vegas hot air balloon crash

  Police say community awareness played huge role in finding missing girl

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  AG race heats up as Cameron picks up endorsement, and a lawsuit

Frazier Museum, JCPS team up to help students register to vote

Mayor Pete Buttigieg to campaign in Louisville next week