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 2020-11-23 21:43 

Lexington Herald-Leader

With 2,135 cases to start holiday week, Beshear warns of 'even darker place' on COVID-19...

After a record-breaking week of new infections, Gov. Andy Beshear on Monday announced 2,135 new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky and five more deaths. The latest case increase is the ......

 2020-11-23 21:26 

Courier-Journal

Kentucky reports 2,135 new positive COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths Monday as surge persists...

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear reported 2,135 new coronavirus cases on Monday, the highest total the state has seen on a Monday....

 2020-11-23 21:18 

Lexington Herald-Leader

KY restaurant defies Beshear's indoor-dining order, says it is a 'safe haven for ... freedoms.'...

A London restaurant operator is defying Gov. Andy Beshear's order to shut down indoor dining as the state faces a surge in COVID-19 cases. Clifford Smith, owner of Wingz 2.0 ......

 2020-11-23 21:01 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Waterfront Botanical Gardens to celebrate the holidays with 'Gardens Aglimmer'...

The gardens will transform into a sparkling winter wonderland for six nights in December....

 2020-11-23 20:59 

The Advocate-Messenger

Danville Police seek suspects in more than 30 vehicle break-ins; Truck, firearm stolen from home in Perryville...

There were reports of "a very large number of vehicle break-ins" Sunday night and early Monday morning according to Danville Police Chief Tony Gray. The break-ins occurred in the Denmark Drive area, off of Cloverdale and Carrigan Drive behind Trac...

 2020-11-23 20:43 

The Advocate-Messenger

Students collect food for the needy...

The Boyle County High School National Honor Society recently conducted a food drive at Kroger collecting rice and beans for Centro Latino and nonperishable food items for New Hope Food Pantry. The students collected more than $1,200 worth of groceries. St...

 2020-11-23 20:43 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Reggaeton star Bad Bunny tests positive for coronavirus...

Reggaeton superstar Bad Bunny has tested positive for the new coronavirus.Reggaeton superstar Bad Bunny has tested positive for the new coronavirus....

 2020-11-23 20:38 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Scott County sheriff diagnosed with COVID-19...

Following the positive test result on Monday, Goodin is now in quarantine, according to a news release....

 2020-11-23 20:35 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Demand for COVID-19 testing creates backups at Lexington sites...

As COVID-19 sets new records in Lexington, demand for tests at multiple sites in the city increased Monday, causing longer waits and delays. Be patient, officials advised. The Bluegrass Community ......

 2020-11-23 20:35 

PC Perspective

An SSD Round Up For Your Convenience...

Tweaktown have assembled what they recommend as the best M.2 NVMe drives available on the market at the moment, though with the current pace of releases there are bound to be new......

 2020-11-23 20:32 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Looking for a chess set for Christmas? 'Queen's Gambit' on Netflix is making it tough...

The Netflix limited series "The Queen's Gambit" has attracted a new generation of chess players, while making it increasingly difficult to find a chess set. Already the most-watched scripted limited ......

 2020-11-23 20:28 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Louisville Breonna Taylor protester killed in shooting...

A 21-year-old Louisville man who became a fixture at protests over the police killing of Breonna Taylor was fatally shot early Monday. Hamza "Travis" Nagdy was often seen leading protest ......

 2020-11-23 20:27 

The News Enterprise

Louisville Breonna Taylor protester killed in shooting...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A 21-year-old Louisville man who became a fixture at protests over the police killing of Breonna Taylor was fatally shot early Monday....

 2020-11-23 20:26 

Courier-Journal

Company hiring 1,200 in Louisville to prepare for COVID-19 vaccine distribution...

Pharmaceutical company McKesson is looking to hire 1,200 workers it says will play a "critical role" as the country prepares for a COVID-19 vaccine....

 2020-11-23 20:19 

The Advocate-Messenger

Hoskins says elections are secure...

ElectionsAmerican elections are overwhelmingly safe and secure. Not one shred of concrete proof has been offered to substantiate allegations of balloting wrongdoing. Yes, one PA court ruled that the Democratic Sec. of State could not extend the balloting ...

 2020-11-23 20:16 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Shooting at Sonic in Nebraska leaves 2 workers dead, multiple injured...

Two Sonic employees were killed and multiple others were injured in a shooting at a restaurant near Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday.Two Sonic employees were killed and multiple others were injured in a shooting at a restaurant near Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturd...

 2020-11-23 20:14 

The Advocate-Messenger

Kentucky's oldest Navy veteran dies at 107...

Ernest "Ernie" Blanchet, who had been designated as Kentucky's oldest living World War II naval veteran, has died at the age of 107. Blanchet was featured in The Advocate-Messenger when he celebrated his 105th birthday on June 18, 2018. Before...

 2020-11-23 20:13 

The Advocate-Messenger

City taking bids to demolish, develop Walker Hall property...

The next large development in downtown Danville could be at the corner of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Second Street. The nearly 3.5-acre tract on the Kentucky School for the Deaf campus was recently purchased by the city from the state and is where W...

 2020-11-23 20:08 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Oldham County middle-schooler dies a week after ATV crash...

A 12-year-old Oldham County boy who was involved in an ATV crash has died....

 2020-11-23 20:07 

The Advocate-Messenger

Danville Christian Academy files suit against governor...

Attorney General joins school in filing lawsuit to stop governor's order banning in-person instruction at religious schools NEWS RELEASE FRANKFORT, Ky. Attorney General Daniel Cameron today joined Danville Christian Academy, Inc., in filing a lawsuit ...

 2020-11-23 20:05 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Oxford English Dictionary picks several words of the year for 'unprecedented' 2020...

It's 2020, and with everything that has happened this year, the Oxford English Dictionary couldn't come up with one It's 2020, and with everything that has happened this year, the Oxford English Dictionary couldn't come up with one...

 2020-11-23 20:02 

The Advocate-Messenger

Court records Nov. 23, 2020...

Court records DISTRICT COURT Cases handled recently in Boyle District Court, listed by name, charge, fine and jail sentence, where applicable, include the following. Court costs also were assessed in most cases. Ages and addresses are listed if available....

 2020-11-23 20:02 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Bipartisan bill could expand some mental health services...

It may not seem like much is getting done in Washington these days. However, in the U.S. Senate, politicians on both sides of the aisle have come together to pass a new bill that could have an impact on some mental health services.It may not seem like muc...

 2020-11-23 19:58 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Uber, Lyft awarded multi-year federal transportation contract...

Uber and Lyft have been awarded a five-year federal contract, estimated to be worth up to $810 million, according to various reports.Uber and Lyft have been awarded a five-year federal contract, estimated to be worth up to $810 million, according to vario...

 2020-11-23 19:45 

PC Perspective

Drop That Floppy, Boot From Vinyl Instead!...

Hackaday posted a very impressive hack today, letting us know that Jozef Bogin has been able to successfully boot an old IBM 51050 off of a vinyl record, in about the same......

 2020-11-23 19:40 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Man shot and killed by LMPD officer Sunday night in the Portland neighborhood identified...

A man is dead after being shot by LMPD during a traffic stop in the Portland neighborhood....

 2020-11-23 19:37 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Numbers show high risk for spreading coronavirus over Thanksgiving holiday...

Ignoring recommendations from health officials is not going to be a safe bet this Thanksgiving. Mathematicians at Georgia Tech University devised a state and county-specific formula to let you know just how big of a gamble it will be when entering a big i...

 2020-11-23 19:36 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Consider ordering takeout this Thanksgiving to support the restaurant industry...

Not only could ordering in save you money and work this Thanksgiving, it may also serve as an opportunity to support the restaurant industry that has been hit so hard by the pandemic, especially small businesses.Not only could ordering in save you money a...

 2020-11-23 19:18 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

St. Stephen church feeds hundreds with Thanksgiving basket giveaway...
 2020-11-23 19:16 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

'Thanksgiving Grandma' and the man she mistakenly texted continue unlikely tradition amid grief...

For the fifth straight year, Jamal Hinton and Wanda Dench celebrated Thanksgiving together — though the yearly tradition this year was marked by grief.For the fifth straight year, Jamal Hinton and Wanda Dench celebrated Thanksgiving together —...

 2020-11-23 19:15 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

City's 2020 Christmas tree arrives in downtown Louisville...

In a typical year, thousands of people would gather in downtown Louisville for the lighting of the tree, but this year that part of the Light Up Louisville celebration has...

 2020-11-23 19:15 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Man shot to death on Crittenden Drive was a young leader for Louisville protesters...

Family members say the 21-year-old activist was killed during a carjacking....

 2020-11-23 19:12 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

'The 11th Guest' Cuomo window sticker aims to bring humor to new COVID mandates...

A New York company is having some fun with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's new statewide mandate that limits home gatherings to 10 people during the COVID-19 pandemic.A New York company is having some fun with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's new statewide mandate that li...

 2020-11-23 18:53 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Oregon governor encourages neighbors to call the cops on COVID-19 restrictions violators...

States and regional health departments have created a patchwork of COVID-19 precautions and safety measures. In Oregon, the governor is asking people to call the cops on their neighbors if they see people violating COVID-19-related restrictions like gathe...

 2020-11-23 18:50 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Teen financial guru, app developer shares investment tips...

Who says you have to be old to give advice?Who says you have to be old to give advice?...

 2020-11-23 18:25 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Rupp Arena set to reopen Wednesday with restrictions...

After eight months of shuttered doors, Rupp Arena is set to reopen for events just in time for the University of Kentucky Men's Basketball Bluegrass Showcase Wednesday night.After eight months of shuttered doors, Rupp Arena is set to reopen for events...

 2020-11-23 18:24 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Kentucky's Alex Goff on the Haskins Award watch list...

UK sophomore golfer Alex Goff has been named to the watch list for the Fred Haskins Award. It goes each season to the top college golfer in the country.UK sophomore golfer Alex Goff has been named to the watch list for the Fred Haskins Award. It goes each...

 2020-11-23 18:10 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Biden announces more cabinet picks, with Kerry tapped to lead climate team...

President-elect Joe Biden has announced more nominees and appointees for key national security and foreign policy positions.President-elect Joe Biden has announced more nominees and appointees for key national security and foreign policy positions....

 2020-11-23 17:58 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

CRAWFORD | Louisville football thankful despite another COVID schedule change...

You play to win the game, but in the midst of COVID and cancellations and schedule changes and contact tracing, you also play to play the game....

 2020-11-23 17:40 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Latest poll on COVID-19 vaccine willingness tries to uncover motivating reasons...

Many people across the country are full of hope now that a few COVID-19 vaccines are showing positive results, and they appear to be highly effective. But will Americans be willing to get a shot?Many people across the country are full of hope now that a f...

 2020-11-23 17:40 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

How the pandemic is changing Christmas shopping habits...

Shopping this holiday season is going to be very different for many people due to the pandemic. And the types of gifts are changing, too.Shopping this holiday season is going to be very different for many people due to the pandemic. And the types of gifts...

 2020-11-23 17:38 

Lexington Herald-Leader

New entrance. Temperature checks. Rupp prepares for first Kentucky games, live events...

All mask-wearing University of Kentucky basketball fans attending this week's games at Rupp Arena will need to enter the arena from a new High Street entrance. That's just one of ......

 2020-11-23 17:37 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Rupp Arena has new COVID protocols for UK games...

Bill Owen, CEO and president of Central Bank Center, said fans coming to UK games will enter on High Street, will have temperatures checked, will be required to wear masks and must use only mobile tickets ......

 2020-11-23 17:32 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

This COVID-19 risk assessment map can help you decide your Thanksgiving Day plans...

If you're still deciding if you want to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends, an interactive map created by a team of researchers can help you with that decision.If you're still deciding if you want to spend the Thanksgiving holi...

 2020-11-23 17:31 

Courier-Journal

More Christian schools seek to join lawsuit against Beshear's in-person class order...

More than a dozen Kentucky Christian schools are either trying to join or support a lawsuit against Beshear's ban on in-person classes amid COVID-19....

 2020-11-23 17:29 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Employers considering alternatives to the annual office holiday party...

A number of holiday office parities in 2020 will be non-existent, but experts say employers can still do a lot to show employees they appreciate them this holiday season.A number of holiday office parities in 2020 will be non-existent, but experts say emp...

 2020-11-23 17:14 

Courier-Journal

Louisville airport expects 13K travelers during Thanksgiving despite COVID-19 warnings...

You don't need us to tell you Thanksgiving travel's going to look a little different this year. Here's what to expect in Kentucky and beyond....

 2020-11-23 17:11 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

If you insist on gathering for Thanksgiving, health officials urge taking these safety steps...

Health officials say if you are planning a small family gathering, get tested before you see high-risk family members. Americans are also being urged to consider virtual holiday gatherings whenever possible.Health officials say if you are planning a small...

 2020-11-23 17:04 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

This COVID-19 risk assessment map can help you decide your Thanksgiving Day plans...

If you're still deciding if you want to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends, an interactive map created by a team of researchers can help you with that decision.If you're still deciding if you want to spend the Thanksgiving holi...

 2020-11-23 17:00 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Los Angeles County shuts down all in-person dining at restaurants for 3 weeks as cases spike...

Restaurants in Los Angeles County will only be open for delivery, take-out and drive-thru services only for three weeks beginning Thursday in the hopes of preventing the spread of COVID-19, according to the Los Angeles Times and KABC-TV.Restaurants in Los...

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