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# kentucky - Friday 25 September, 2020

Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers
# Louisville
# Louisville

Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers

Sep 25th 2020, 10:15 PM 28,047 Views 54 Comments

Taylor, a black woman who was an emergency medical worker, was shot multiple times by white officers.

Another night under curfew for Louisville after city rocked by Breonna Taylor protests
# Breonna Taylor
# Breonna Taylor

Another night under curfew for Louisville after city rocked by Breonna Taylor protests

Sep 25th 2020, 6:53 AM 13,236 Views 0 Comments

It was confirmed on Wednesday that a grand jury had decided not to charge anyone in connection with the killing of Taylor.

# kentucky - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Suspect in custody after two police officers shot in US protests against Breonna Taylor death
# Breonna Taylor
# Breonna Taylor

Suspect in custody after two police officers shot in US protests against Breonna Taylor death

Sep 24th 2020, 6:40 AM 14,370 Views 0 Comments

A grand jury indicted a police officer for shooting into neighbouring apartments, but did not charge him over Taylor’s death.

# kentucky - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Grand jury indicts one police officer in relation to Breonna Taylor death
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Grand jury indicts one police officer in relation to Breonna Taylor death

Sep 23rd 2020, 6:56 PM 20,870 Views 47 Comments

Her death sparked protests across the US.

# kentucky - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky
# Late Registration
# Late Registration

Kanye West seeks place on presidential ballot in Kentucky

Sep 5th 2020, 11:59 AM 29,403 Views 34 Comments

The musician has been barred from Arizona’s ballot.

# kentucky - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

British number one suffers heart palpitations in defeat
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

British number one suffers heart palpitations in defeat

Aug 11th 2020, 6:47 PM 7,527 Views 1 Comment

Johanna Konta needed a medical timeout as doctors checked her pulse and blood pressure.

# kentucky - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river
# Down The Drain
# Down The Drain

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river

Jul 4th 2019, 7:41 AM 29,474 Views 24 Comments

State officials are now worried that the runoff whiskey seeping into the Kentucky River could kill fish.

# kentucky - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Trump says students accused of mocking Native American 'unfairly treated'
# Smeared
# Smeared

Trump says students accused of mocking Native American 'unfairly treated'

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:06 AM 40,198 Views 143 Comments

The US President tweeted at a Fox News host and said new footage showed that “media was wrong”.

# kentucky - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Two students killed and 17 injured in Kentucky high school shooting
# Marshall County High School
# Marshall County High School

Two students killed and 17 injured in Kentucky high school shooting

Jan 23rd 2018, 11:01 PM 29,772 Views 94 Comments

The 15-year-old suspect is in custody but his name has yet to be released.

# kentucky - Monday 31 July, 2017

Actor and playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 73
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Actor and playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 73

Jul 31st 2017, 5:00 PM 32,662 Views 12 Comments

He recently played the character Robert Rayburn in the Netflix show Bloodline.

# kentucky - Friday 5 May, 2017

US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper
# Duct Tales
# Duct Tales

US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper

May 5th 2017, 9:11 PM 29,494 Views 31 Comments

The pair face police charges, and expulsion from the University of Kentucky.

# kentucky - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount
# David Dao
# David Dao

Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount

Apr 27th 2017, 9:47 PM 24,850 Views 28 Comments

The settlement means United will not face the lawsuit that many observers expected.

# kentucky - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally
# Assault
# Assault

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:57 AM 25,314 Views 0 Comments

Two women and a man say they were shoved and punched by audience members at Trump’s command.

# kentucky - Monday 17 October, 2016

Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter
# Trinity Gay
# Trinity Gay

Three men arrested after fatal shooting of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter

Oct 17th 2016, 8:32 AM 17,875 Views 25 Comments

Trinity Gay was shot dead in Kentucky yesterday.

# kentucky - Friday 10 June, 2016

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral

Jun 10th 2016, 6:56 PM 14,948 Views 6 Comments

The former heavyweight world champion passed away a week ago today.

# kentucky - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer
# Rocky Patch
# Rocky Patch

Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer

Sep 9th 2015, 8:39 AM 16,714 Views 138 Comments

Kim Davis’ fourth husband was present at the rally.

# kentucky - Friday 4 September, 2015

Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences

Sep 4th 2015, 4:57 PM 17,466 Views 122 Comments

One man harassed a couple, saying: “More sodomites getting married?” He was asked to leave the building.

# kentucky - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licences
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licences

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:45 PM 23,624 Views 157 Comments

“God’s moral law conflicts with my job duties,” Kim Davis told the judge.

# kentucky - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Police offer to 'eliminate competition' for drug dealers
# Helpful
# Helpful

Police offer to 'eliminate competition' for drug dealers

Aug 5th 2015, 6:10 AM 16,962 Views 15 Comments

“Is your drug dealing competition costing you money?”

# kentucky - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Parents sue after video shows eight-year-old special needs students being handcuffed
# America
# America

Parents sue after video shows eight-year-old special needs students being handcuffed

Aug 4th 2015, 6:56 PM 20,630 Views 47 Comments

“You can do what we’ve asked you to, or you can suffer the consequences.”

# kentucky - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Man accused of eating woman's organs has rape added to charges
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Man accused of eating woman's organs has rape added to charges

May 5th 2015, 9:33 PM 26,243 Views 0 Comments

Joseph Oberhansley is charged with murder and abuse of a corpse.

# kentucky - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Man spends 40 years on the run, turns himself in because he needs medical treatment
# Man On The Run
# Man On The Run

Man spends 40 years on the run, turns himself in because he needs medical treatment

Apr 22nd 2015, 9:04 PM 40,377 Views 23 Comments

His health is poor from a stroke and he has difficulty speaking.

# kentucky - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Prepare to sniffle: Couple of 73 years die just five minutes apart
# Everlasting Love
# Everlasting Love

Prepare to sniffle: Couple of 73 years die just five minutes apart

Apr 14th 2015, 9:00 PM 35,741 Views 43 Comments

If you don’t love this, you are a robot.

# kentucky - Thursday 2 April, 2015

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures
# No Fun Allowed
From The Daily Edge
# No Fun Allowed

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:54 PM 10,645 Views 2 Comments

:’(

# kentucky - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Basketball coach phones Jesus to ask about odds of winning a game, Jesus hangs up on him
# Who Ya Gonna Call?
From The42
# Who Ya Gonna Call?

Basketball coach phones Jesus to ask about odds of winning a game, Jesus hangs up on him

Mar 18th 2015, 7:05 PM 5,077 Views 2 Comments

They don’t call it March Madness for nothing.

# kentucky - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

College in the US makes video games an official sport
# Let The Games Begin
From The Daily Edge
# Let The Games Begin

College in the US makes video games an official sport

Jan 6th 2015, 7:23 PM 4,190 Views 6 Comments

Athletic scholarship without ever leaving your chair.

# kentucky - Saturday 3 January, 2015

A seven-year-old girl survived a plane crash that killed four people
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

A seven-year-old girl survived a plane crash that killed four people

Jan 3rd 2015, 8:45 PM 26,498 Views 17 Comments

The girl walked to the home of a local man and told him what happened.

# kentucky - Friday 31 October, 2014

TV weatherman does his report as a skeleton, wins Halloween
# Worked To The Bone
From The Daily Edge
# Worked To The Bone

TV weatherman does his report as a skeleton, wins Halloween

Oct 31st 2014, 8:20 PM 5,907 Views 0 Comments

What’s the point of that big old green screen if you’re not going to use it to make yourself a skeleton, right?

# kentucky - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Schoolkid asks Jennifer Lawrence to be his prom date
# Prom Date
From The Daily Edge
# Prom Date

Schoolkid asks Jennifer Lawrence to be his prom date

Jan 15th 2014, 10:06 AM 3,060 Views 2 Comments

“We’ve got lots in common.”

# kentucky - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold'
# On The Run
From The Daily Edge
# On The Run

Escaped convict turned himself in because it was 'too cold'

Jan 8th 2014, 8:07 AM 21,748 Views 24 Comments

Robert Vick thought better of his decision to escape prison in Kentucky.

# kentucky - Friday 3 January, 2014

US police help woman who took selfie of domestic abuse
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

US police help woman who took selfie of domestic abuse

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 34,135 Views 33 Comments

The woman in Kentucky posted a picture of her beaten up face after her husband allegedly attacked her.

# kentucky - Friday 29 November, 2013

The Kentucky Fried Chicken candle means your house can smell like KFC all the time
# Finger Lickin' Good
From The Daily Edge
# Finger Lickin' Good

The Kentucky Fried Chicken candle means your house can smell like KFC all the time

Nov 29th 2013, 11:32 AM 1,375 Views 2 Comments

Sure, what more could you want?

# kentucky - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east
# United States
# United States

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east

Dec 27th 2012, 8:43 AM 6,606 Views 2 Comments

At least six people have died as a result of the storm with authorities telling people to stay at home and not risk treacherous roads.

# kentucky - Monday 5 March, 2012

Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies
# US
# US

Toddler found alive in field after tornado dies

Mar 5th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,962 Views 4 Comments

The 15-month-old’s parents, brother and sister were killed in a storm which wreaked havoc across five US states.

# kentucky - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states
# Tornadoes
# Tornadoes

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states

Mar 3rd 2012, 6:29 PM 3,350 Views 5 Comments

At least 37 people have been killed as the tornadoes destroyed everything in their paths on Friday.

# kentucky - Friday 17 February, 2012

Woman facing life in prison for cutting infant from womb
# US Courts
# US Courts

Woman facing life in prison for cutting infant from womb

Feb 17th 2012, 9:57 PM 15,698 Views 33 Comments

Jamie Stice, 21, was attacked while pregnant and left to die after her unborn child was taken.

# kentucky - Saturday 28 January, 2012

In pictures: Huge ship rams through road bridge in US
# No Brakes
# No Brakes

In pictures: Huge ship rams through road bridge in US

Jan 28th 2012, 12:34 PM 8,388 Views 13 Comments

The five-storey vessel carrying rocket parts ploughed through a two-lane highway bridge in Kentucky. Check out these pictures…

# kentucky - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Mother opts for home schooling after son 'put in bag'
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

Mother opts for home schooling after son 'put in bag'

Jan 3rd 2012, 6:22 PM 8,476 Views 28 Comments

The Kentucky mother has pulled her 9-year-old son out of school after he was apparently stuffed in a duffel bag for misbehaving in class.

# kentucky - Friday 4 November, 2011

A Bluffer's Guide to... Breeders' Cup Weekend
# FAQ
From The42
# FAQ

A Bluffer's Guide to... Breeders' Cup Weekend

Nov 4th 2011, 5:59 PM 135 Views 1 Comment

Are you ready for two great nights of racing in Kentucky? We run through everything you need to know about the 2011 Breeders’ Cup.

# kentucky - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

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