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MLB

Benches clear between Royals, White Sox

Benches clear between Royals, White SoxThere were five ejections — Kansas City's Ventura, Lorenzo Cain and Edinson Volquez along with Chris Sale and Jeff Samardzija from Chicago.
  • MLB
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Kentucky Derby

KDF moves up Great Balloon Race to avoid possible severe weather

KDF moves up Great Balloon Race to avoid possible severe weatherTwenty-Six balloons will now launch from Bowman Field at 5:30 p.m. Friday instead of Saturday morning.
  • Kentucky Derby
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Community

Victims' attorneys express concern over handling of Chris Jones rape case

Victims' attorneys express concern over handling of Chris Jones rape caseWhile we appreciate the complexities of prosecuting a high-profile case such as this, comments by both defense counsel and the Commonwealth's Attorney's office require a response.
  • Community
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Derby

Travis Stone is new track announcer at Churchill Downs

Travis Stone is new track announcer at Churchill DownsHe comes to Louisville from New York--where he was the backup announcer at Aqueduct's winter meet.
  • Derby
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Derby

Race Expo to open at Kentucky International Convention Center Friday

Race Expo to open at Kentucky International Convention Center FridayThere are a collection of vendors selling racing gear along with the Mini Cooper pace cars that are on display.
  • Derby
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
University of Louisville

Damion Lee Joins Cardinal Basketball Roster

Damion Lee Joins Cardinal Basketball RosterDrexel transfer was the fourth-leading scorer in the nation last season
  • University of Louisville
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Community

WKU swim team coach writes open letter adressing allegations of hazing

WKU swim team coach writes open letter adressing allegations of hazingCoach Bruce Marchionda says he's "truly saddened" by how these events have tarnished the program and negatively impacted everyone associated with it.
  • Community
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Derby

2015 Pegasus Parade honors famous Louisvillians

2015 Pegasus Parade honors famous Louisvillians"Over the years, the parade has featured a who's who list of celebrities and hometown favorites," said Mike Berry, President and CEO. "This year's parade is living up to its theme - the 'Best of Louisville' - and we're honored to be...
  • Derby
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
University of Louisville

Louisville women's basketball to participate in 2015 Gulf Coast Showcase

Louisville women's basketball to participate in 2015 Gulf Coast ShowcaseThe University of Louisville women's basketball team will spend Thanksgiving in southwest Florida, participating in the third annual Gulf Coast Showcase from Nov. 27-29 in Germain Arena in Estero, Fla.
  • University of Louisville
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Kentucky Derby

Baffert stops by Churchill Downs to check out American Pharoah

Baffert stops by Churchill Downs to check out American PharoahKentucky Derby-winning trainer and owner Bob Baffert looks to have co-favorites in the race with American Pharoah and Dortmund.
  • Kentucky Derby
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Derby

American Pharoah likely favorite at Kentucky Derby

American Pharoah likely favorite at Kentucky DerbyThe likely favorite American Pharoah, was working the track at Churchill Downs.
  • Derby
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Derby

Local restaurants face off for 'Best Bloody Mary' title

Local restaurants face off for 'Best Bloody Mary' titleEach drink is judged on appearance, flavor and spice balance, aroma and overall taste.
  • Derby
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Horse Racing

Road to Ky. Oaks current leaderboard: April 18, 2015

Road to Ky. Oaks current leaderboard: April 18, 2015The "Road to the Kentucky Oaks" is a 31-race series that awards points to the Top 4 finishers in each race.
  • Horse Racing
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Kentucky Derby

Road to Ky. Derby Current Leaderboard: April 18, 2015

Road to Ky. Derby Current Leaderboard: April 18, 2015The current points for the possible starters in the 141st Kentucky Derby
  • Kentucky Derby
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Football

Jameis Winston's attorney calls sexual battery lawsuit 'a stunt'

Jameis Winston's attorney calls sexual battery lawsuit 'a stunt'"This stunt was expected," said David Cornwell, an attorney who has been advising Winston.
  • Football
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
University of Louisville

Louisville Women's Golf Heads to ACC Championship on Friday

Louisville Women's Golf Heads to ACC Championship on FridayThe three-day event is held at the Sedge Field Country Club and begins on Friday.
  • University of Louisville
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Football

Traffic information regarding U of L's Red-White spring game

Traffic information regarding U of L's Red-White spring gameFans should consider the following travel tips to avoid construction and travel delays, avoiding Floyd Street north of the stadium.
  • Football
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Top NASCAR teams test out Kentucky Speedway

Top NASCAR teams test out Kentucky SpeedwayThe Kentucky Speedway hosted an open test Wednesday for NASCAR Sprint Cup teams, bringing out some major stars in the sport.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Kentucky Derby

Churchill Downs boosts Derby experience for owners

Churchill Downs boosts Derby experience for ownersThe $4.2 million capital improvement project designed to enhance the experience for owners that start horses in the Kentucky Derby is nearing its completion.
  • Kentucky Derby
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Crime

Aaron Hernandez sentenced to life after murder conviction

Aaron Hernandez sentenced to life after murder convictionHernandez, 25, was charged with killing Odin Lloyd, 27, on June 17, 2013. Lloyd, who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancee, was found shot to death in an abandoned industrial yard.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Basketball

Davenport, Bellarmine reach basketball agreement through 2020

Davenport, Bellarmine reach basketball agreement through 2020Scotty Davenport and Bellarmine have reached a new agreement that will keep him running the Knights basketball program through 2020.
  • Basketball
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

WKU Suspends Swimming and Diving Program for 5 Years

WKU Suspends Swimming and Diving Program for 5 Years"This is a very difficult and unfortunate decision on many levels," Stewart said. "While many in the program have represented WKU with distinction, the overall findings of a consistent pattern of disappointing conduct is troubling and not acceptable at...
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Video: Arizona Coyotes surprise military family

Video: Arizona Coyotes surprise military familyThe Coyotes invited a pair of season ticket holders to drop the ceremonial puck before the game but that wasn't their biggest surprise.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Derby

$1000 Mint Julep unveiled

$1000 Mint Julep unveiledFashion designer Billy Reid had a hand in the design of the cups, handcrafted at Louisville jeweler 'From the Vault'.
  • Derby
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Derby

App lets bettors wager on Kentucky Derby on mobile phones

App lets bettors wager on Kentucky Derby on mobile phonesTwinSpires.com, owned by Churchill Downs Inc., says the app is available in the Apple Store, allowing customers to place wagers, watch live races, read handicapping information, stream replays and more.
  • Derby
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Horse Racing

Current Kentucky Oaks Leaderboard

Current Kentucky Oaks LeaderboardThe Top 14 point earners nominated to the Longines Kentucky Oaks will earn a spot in the starting gate for the 141st running of the Grade I, $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks on Friday, May 1, 2015.
  • Horse Racing
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Kentucky Derby

Road to Ky. Derby Current Leaderboard

Road to Ky. Derby Current LeaderboardThe Top 20 point earners will earn a spot in the starting gate for the 141st running of the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I) on Saturday, May 2, 2015.
  • Kentucky Derby
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Basketball

Future Cards, Hoosier recruits shine at Ky. Derby Festival Basketball classic

Future Cards, Hoosier recruits shine at Ky. Derby Festival Basketball classicProspective basketball recruits from around the nation were able to shine in Louisville as more than 5,000 were on hand to watch them in the Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic at Freedom Hall.
  • Basketball
  • 2 weeks ago
Basketball

A plush doll that's raising some eyebrows

A plush doll that's raising some eyebrowsAn Anthony Davis plush doll is raising some eyebrows.
  • Basketball
  • 2 weeks ago
Basketball

Louisville's Harrell receives inaugural Karl Malone Award

Louisville's Harrell receives inaugural Karl Malone AwardAfter closing out his final season with the Louisville Cardinals, forward Montrezl Harrell has one more thing to smile about.
  • Basketball
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Teen Dies of Cancer After Living College Basketball Dream

Teen Dies of Cancer After Living College Basketball DreamThe 19-year-old freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University died at a hospital Friday morning, the co-founder of her nonprofit foundation told The Associated Press.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Football

2015 Spring Game to feature Fan Activities, Autograph Session

2015 Spring Game to feature Fan Activities, Autograph SessionSpring Game events begin at 3 p.m. in StreetFest with live entertainment and carnival rides for both children and adults. Located between stadium Gates 3 and 5, the StreetFest area will feature food vendors, beer and drink specials, plus live music and family-friendly...
  • Football
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Baseball

Bats take a swing at Toledo Mud Hens

Bats take a swing at Toledo Mud HensBats take a swing at Toledo Mud Hens
  • Baseball
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Derby

Gov. Beshear unveils Peter Williams print as 2015 Derby poster

Gov. Beshear unveils Peter Williams print as 2015 Derby poster"I am honored to once again have the privilege of unveiling the Governor's Commemorative Derby poster," said Gov. Beshear.
  • Derby
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Sports

Seven UK players declare for NBA Draft

Seven UK players declare for NBA DraftCoach John Calipari and seven UK basketball players held a news conference Thursday afternoon to talk about the futures of several Wildcat players.
  • Sports
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Derby

Kentucky Lottery picks Festival Fanatic

Kentucky Lottery picks Festival FanaticAs part of his big win, Ernstberger will serve as the Thundernator for the Derby Festival Opening Ceremonies: Thunder Over Louisville on Saturday, April 18.
  • Derby
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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PHOTOS: Cats gearing up for Final Four

PHOTOS: Cats gearing up for Final FourKentucky Wildcats prepare for Final Four. They will face the Wisconsin Badges on Saturday, April 4.
  • Sports
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Basketball

Elite Eight: Louisville vs. Michigan State

Elite Eight: Louisville vs. Michigan StateMar 29, 2015; Syracuse, NY, USA; Louisville Cardinals guard Terry Rozier (0) drives to the basket against Michigan State Spartans guard Travis Trice (20) during the first half in the finals of the east regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Carrier Dome. Mandatory...
  • Basketball
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Basketball

Kentucky def. Notre Dame; advances to Final Four

Kentucky def. Notre Dame; advances to Final FourMar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Jerian Grant (22) tires to keep control of the ball while guarded by Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) during the first half in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA...
  • Basketball
  • 4 weeks ago
University of Kentucky

NCAA PHOTOS: Kentucky Wildcats practice in Cleveland

NCAA PHOTOS: Kentucky Wildcats practice in ClevelandKentucky Wildcats practice in Cleveland
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  • 1 month ago
Basketball

NCAA Tournament: Kentucky vs. Cincinnati

NCAA Tournament: Kentucky vs. CincinnatiMar 21, 2015; Louisville, KY, USA; A general view of KFC Yum! Center as the Kentucky Wildcats and the Cincinnati Bearcats tip off in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. Mandatory Credit: Tim Bradbury-USA TODAY Sports
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  • 1 month ago
Basketball

Destination Indy: Fans sport team gear

Destination Indy: Fans sport team gearFans show off their team spirit
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Sports

KHSAA Girls State Tournament: Henderson County vs Ashland Blazer

KHSAA Girls State Tournament: Henderson County vs Ashland BlazerKHSAA Girls Sweet 16 Henderson County vs Ashland Blazer
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Basketball

No. 16 Louisville vs. No. 12 Notre Dame

No. 16 Louisville vs. No. 12 Notre DameMar 4, 2015; Louisville, KY, USA; Louisville Cardinals head coach Rick Pitino reacts during the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at KFC Yum! Center. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports
  • Basketball
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

7th Region Boys BB Central vs Ballard, Eastern vs Manual

7th Region Boys BB Central vs Ballard, Eastern vs Manual7th Region Boys BB Eastern vs Manual
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

Muhammad Ali: Louisville's Greatest

Muhammad Ali: Louisville's GreatestMuhammad Ali works out before a large crowd of spectators at his training camp in Deer Lake, Pa. Ali, age 37, was preparing for his second match against Leon Spinks. By Keith Williams, The Courier-Journal. Aug 13-18, 1978.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Football

2015 NFL Combine

2015 NFL CombineFeb 23, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Florida State Seminoles defensive back Ronald Darby runs the 40 yard dash during the 2015 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
  • Football
  • 2 months ago
Sports

PHOTOS: Purdue gets first road win against Indiana in 4 years, 67-63

PHOTOS: Purdue gets first road win against Indiana in 4 years, 67-63Rapheal Davis gave Purdue the lead for keeps at 64-61 with back-to-back driving layups at the 1:21 mark and again with 36 seconds to play. (AP)
  • Sports
  • 2 months ago