• Forecastle cools down, closes with glimpses of the present and the future July 15, 2018
    10:30 p.m. Arcade Fire took the main stage at the Forecastle Festival as the sun was setting over the Ohio River, with the band entering through the crowd before taking … Click to Continue »
  • Pussy Riot upstages Putin with protest that halts World Cup July 15, 2018
    Protest group Pussy Riot, long a thorn in Vladimir Putin's side, claimed responsibility Sunday for four people who brought the World Cup final to a brief halt by running onto … Click to Continue »
  • What’s Ben Sollee doing at Forecastle? July 15, 2018
    Lexington native and Louisville resident Ben Sollee is playing on two shows Sunday at the Port Stage at the Forecastle Festival. He sat down with us to talk about what he’ll be doing and how it’s part of a distinctly Kentucky spirit of music. … Click to Continue »
  • Fayette schools could raise taxes this week for safety upgrade. What you need to know. July 15, 2018
    On Wednesday, the Fayette County Public Schools board will vote on Superintendent Manny Caulk’s far-reaching plan to make Lexington schools safer — including everything from more counselors to added metal … Click to Continue »
  • State police locate, arrest man indicted on a rape charge July 15, 2018
    Kentucky State Police have located and arrested a fugitive from Lawrence County accused of rape. William Litton, 48, of Webbville was arrested Saturday night and lodged in the Big Sandy … Click to Continue »
  • Police: Toddler drowns at home in Kentucky July 15, 2018
    Police in Kentucky say a toddler has drowned in a backyard swimming pool. Boone County sheriff's spokesman Maj. Tom Scheben says in a news release 2-year-old Emmitt Lay was pronounced … Click to Continue »
  • Chess club not dwelling on controversial Bevin remarks July 15, 2018
    While Gov. Matt Bevin's controversial remarks this month about the West Louisville Chess Club sparked a backlash in the community, fifth-grader Keyaira Thompson wasn't giving it too much thought. She … Click to Continue »
  • Lexington teen charged with inappropriately touching two girls July 15, 2018
    A Lexington teen is accused of inappropriately touching two girls while they were swimming in a pool. Robert Joseph Riley, 19, was lodged in the Greenup County jail charged with … Click to Continue »
  • Trump faults Obama for US response to Russian hacking July 14, 2018
    President Donald Trump on Saturday scolded the Obama administration for not responding aggressively enough to Russian hacking of Democratic targets in the 2016 U.S. election — cyberattacks underpinning the indictment … Click to Continue »
  • 12 Russians indicted for meddling in 2016 US election July 14, 2018
    Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the Clinton presidential campaign and the Democratic Party and released tens of thousands of private communications in a sweeping conspiracy by the Kremlin … Click to Continue »