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A few strong to severe storms may be possible this evening as the cold front moves through.
Updated: 6:34 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Investigators say Startel Communications of Evansville served as a gateway into the United States for robocallers in India, the Philippines and Singapore.
Updated: 1:06 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The organization started in 2004 and provides educational opportunities and resources to the backside community.
Published: 11:20 AM EDT October 16, 2021
A man died in the hospital after a shooting in the 1200 block of Forrest Drive Friday night. LMPD said no arrests have been made at this time.
Published: 8:52 AM EDT October 16, 2021
Residents of H. Temple Spears gave WHAS11 a tour of the public housing complex managed by the Louisville Housing Authority.
Published: 11:27 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Police said the victim was transported to University of Louisville Hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries.
Published: 6:44 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The 200-page report shows no LMPD officers being involved or violated any department policies.
Published: 6:30 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Tae'nesha Chappell's family has filed a $30 million lawsuit against the Jackson County Jail in southern Indiana related to her death in August.
Published: 6:25 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District said multiple cars, RVs and an unoccupied house were affected by the fires Friday morning.
Published: 6:15 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Candidates running to replace Rep. John Yarmuth, who plans to retire after this term, have already raised almost a quarter-million dollars.
Published: 6:10 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Former Wildlife In Need owner, Tim Stark was set to appear before an Indianapolis judge on Tuesday, but he asked for a delay.
Published: 6:29 PM EDT October 12, 2021
In Louisville, a distance of around 13 miles could mean the difference of about a decade of life, according to local health data.
Published: 11:26 PM EDT October 7, 2021
Emails by JCPS officials, acquired through an Open Records Request, say Eastern students told the school that shots were fired near the bus stop on September 7.
Published: 6:10 PM EDT October 1, 2021
One woman was shocked to find out her fertility doctor was the biological father of one of her children. Now, she's pushing for laws to make fertility fraud illegal.
Published: 3:16 PM EDT October 1, 2021
Email records show Eastern High students reported to the school that shots were fired near the bus stop at W.J. Hodge and Chestnut St. on Sept. 7.
Published: 1:25 PM EDT October 1, 2021
Here's a look at some of the lowest scores recorded in Hardin County over the past three years - and why the schools received those scores.
Published: 5:15 AM EDT September 30, 2021
Nearly 7 years since a little girl was caught in the doors and dragged by a JCPS bus, her family is asking for technology upgrades to prevent future incidents.
Published: 11:28 PM EDT September 27, 2021
A mom and young girl are calling for change after she was dragged by her school bus for about a minute in 2015.
Published: 7:38 AM EDT September 27, 2021
U.S. President Joe Biden visited a child care center in Connecticut Friday, to argue for investments in child care and other social safety net programs.
Published: 6:00 PM EDT October 15, 2021
With crimes at near record levels, Fischer spent more than an hour getting peppered with questions about the programs that are in place.
Published: 11:05 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer signed a resolution to study the effects of potential compensations to descendants of slaves or even all Black Americans.
Published: 6:17 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Democratic mayoral candidates give their views on how to combat the city's growing gun violence crimes.
Published: 6:05 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Chief Justice John D. Minton joined the Supreme Court in 2006.
Published: 5:13 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Mayor Greg Fischer speaks during Louisville Metro Council special meeting on public safety. Three councilmembers sent the mayor a letter.
Published: 5:08 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Talking about his vaccination plan Thursday, president Joe Biden said simply, "It's working."
Published: 1:00 PM EDT October 14, 2021
It's officially fall and we're here to explain some claims about autumn foliage, blue skies, and pumpkin (or lack thereof).
Published: 3:28 AM EDT October 16, 2021
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Published: 5:50 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Southwest Airlines, the union representing Southwest Airlines pilots and the FAA said the cancellations were not caused by workers protesting the vaccine mandate.
Published: 5:23 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The VERIFY team analyzed statistics and spoke with experts on whether crash test dummy modeling is a reason more women die in car crashes than men.
Published: 6:19 PM EDT October 14, 2021
While the blood is given for free, it costs money for the Red Cross and hospitals to get the blood into a patient's veins.
Published: 6:07 PM EDT October 14, 2021
Health experts warn that too much sweating can cause dehydration, which could make it harder for a person to get better when they’re fighting a cold.
Published: 5:33 PM EDT October 13, 2021
Hospitals can require organ transplant patients and donors to be vaccinated against COVID-19
Published: 5:53 PM EDT October 12, 2021
Gargling salt water can help ease sore throat pain, and health experts say it’s an effective remedy for killing bacteria and loosening mucus.
Published: 6:29 PM EDT October 11, 2021
Swollen lymph nodes are a natural reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine. Experts say people should still get vaccinated and not delay overdue mammogram appointments.
Published: 6:02 PM EDT October 11, 2021
With all the talk on Britney Spears' court case, there's been a lot of questions about conservatorships and we're here to help explain.
Published: 5:24 PM EDT October 8, 2021
Energy experts say greenhouse gas emissions associated with an electric vehicle over its lifetime are typically lower than those from a gas-powered car.
Published: 12:33 PM EDT October 8, 2021
Published: 6:42 PM EDT October 7, 2021
In 1991, a Sacramento family was brutally murdered in their Land Park home. No arrests ever were made, but police say the cold case is heating up.
Published: 2:03 PM EDT October 4, 2021
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 3:12 PM EST February 2, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 5:17 PM EST January 25, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 11:32 AM EST January 15, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 1:01 PM EST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 5:34 PM EST January 22, 2021
DNA evidence in the JonBenet Ramsey case doesn't support a controversial development: a former prosecutor's decision to clear the girl's family from all suspicion.
Published: 8:13 PM EST February 9, 2021
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 5:27 PM EST January 22, 2021
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 12:04 PM EST January 25, 2021
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 5:36 PM EST February 3, 2021
Two years after Nanette was found in her burned home with a gunshot wound to her head, her family hopes new information will cause a break in the case.
Published: 2:22 PM EST February 2, 2021
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
The vaccine-hesitant mom interviews four experts and gets answers to all of her questions about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccines and other concerns.
Published: 11:39 AM EDT October 7, 2021
On July 7, 2016, 12 officers and two civilians were shot, and five of those officers died after a gunman opened fire during a protest.
Published: 2:35 PM EDT October 4, 2021
WWLTV crews report from across Southeast Louisiana a month after Hurricane Ida made landfall. Here's a look at where recovery stands.
Published: 12:56 PM EDT October 4, 2021
KGW reporters got rare access inside intensive care units at OHSU Hospital in Portland and St. Charles Medical Center in Bend as they treated COVID patients.
Published: 9:50 PM EDT September 17, 2021
The wildfire trends are unmistakable. There are more wildfires, they are bigger and they are more devastating. Every year, there is more scorched Earth.
Published: 2:58 PM EDT September 17, 2021
We set out find out who are the robocallers, who are the victims and what can be done to stop the calls.
Published: 6:33 PM EDT May 14, 2021
This special focuses on those turning the power of protest into meaningful change.
Published: 2:43 PM EDT August 5, 2021
The story of the Walker Sisters who continued living in the Great Smoky Mountains after it became a national park still fascinates visitors.
Published: 10:50 AM EST January 26, 2021
American moms are dying from childbirth. Black women are up to four times more at risk. This series examines why.
Published: 3:27 PM EST January 25, 2021
Nicolle didn't know she was undocumented until she was 15. Rob thinks immigrants should come through legally or not at all.
Published: 12:48 PM EDT June 18, 2021
Officer Matt Yoder is a veteran police officer. Corry Dawkins is a 27-year-old with a troubled past. Here’s what happened when the two men came together.
Published: 12:21 PM EDT June 18, 2021
Journalists around the country explore the history of anti-Asian hate in the U.S., stereotypes and microaggressions we're still fighting, and where to go from here.
Published: 8:31 PM EDT May 18, 2021
It's been one year since Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced that no LMPD officers would be charged in connection to the killing of Breonna Taylor.
Published: 11:12 PM EDT September 23, 2021
A rally is scheduled at Jefferson Square Park to renew calls for justice for Breonna Taylor.
Published: 6:28 PM EDT September 23, 2021
One year ago today, Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced no Louisville Metro police officer would be charged in connection to killing Breonna Taylor.
Published: 4:44 PM EDT September 23, 2021
It's been one year since the grand jury cleared the officers involved in the death of Breonna Taylor.
Published: 7:23 AM EDT September 23, 2021
Attorney Sam Aguiar argues LMPD is withholding possible video from the raid at Breonna Taylor's home in March 2020.
Published: 11:58 PM EDT July 8, 2021
Fired LMPD detective Joshua Jaynes will not be returning to the force. The department's merit board unanimously voted to uphold the termination.
Published: 11:51 PM EDT June 30, 2021
All four members of the LMPD Police Merit Board made their decision to uphold Former LMPD detective Joshua Jaynes' termination.
Published: 6:19 PM EDT June 30, 2021
Joshua Jaynes testified, saying he had no reason to lie for a search warrant for Breonna Taylor's home.
Published: 6:15 PM EDT June 30, 2021
The committee scheduled a Thursday deposition with Bannon, but his lawyer has said that at Trump's direction he won’t appear.
Published: 5:56 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Walmart, FedEx, UPS to ramp up efforts for supply chain help as LA port goes 24/7.
The guilty plea sets up a penalty phase where Nikolas Cruz would be fighting against the death penalty and hoping for life without parole.
Published: 4:56 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Natural immunity varies significantly from person to person — that makes vaccines a much safer bet, one expert said.
Published: 4:41 PM EDT October 15, 2021
The lawyers for accused Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz say he plans to plead guilty to the 2018 massacre at a Parkland high school.
Published: 3:40 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Published: 1:06 PM EDT October 15, 2021