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You'll need the light jacket/sweater early Thursday with temperatures starting in the 40s.
Updated: 6:39 PM EDT September 22, 2021
More than a year after the pandemic began, the state is reporting 500,000 Kentuckians have been impacted by the virus.
Updated: 6:11 PM EDT August 10, 2021
Health experts said hospital beds have been filled largely by people who aren’t vaccinated against COVID-19.
Published: 6:32 PM EDT September 22, 2021
At the US Border, there is a mass migration of Haitians seeking asylum. Pastor Izean says they are seeking security and safety from Haiti
Published: 6:28 PM EDT September 22, 2021
JCPS student, Tyree Smith, was shot and killed during a drive-by shooting at a bus stop Wednesday. Two other students were injured.
Published: 6:13 PM EDT September 22, 2021
Many people in Kentucky express concern outrage after student killed at Louisville school bus stop.
Published: 6:00 PM EDT September 22, 2021
R. Joseph Hemmerle is set to be released from prison after serving nearly four years for sexual abuse that happened in the 1970s.
Published: 5:30 PM EDT September 22, 2021
Services provided by counselors are to help students process what they have experienced and are offered in a variety of ways depending on a student's need.
Published: 5:22 PM EDT September 22, 2021
Tyree Smith, a 16-year-old junior from Eastern High School never made it to class today, after he was killed in a drive-by shooting at his bus stop.
Published: 5:11 PM EDT September 22, 2021
Arabian Federation Martial Arts Academy is safe haven for children to do school work, learn martial arts, the owner, Grand Master Khalid Raheem said.
Published: 4:41 PM EDT September 22, 2021
As more unvaccinated COVID patients are hospitalized, people like Gary Borland have to wait to get life-saving surgeries.
Published: 6:51 AM EDT September 22, 2021
The demand is so high for whiskey, that some bourbons and ryes are fetching thousands, even tens of thousands of dollars on the secondary market. Is it legit?
Published: 11:37 PM EDT September 20, 2021
Exploding demand means the rise of counterfeiting. What are distilleries doing to combat this latest trend?
Published: 7:31 AM EDT September 20, 2021
While some believe it is the right move for students in smaller schools with fewer resources, others argue the idea is built on serving certain students.
Published: 5:14 AM EDT September 8, 2021
Leaders with the district have proposed a new vision for the future, which would include merging the middle and high schools at two campuses.
Published: 7:32 AM EDT September 7, 2021
When FOCUS asked questions, the Kentucky Labor Cabinet acknowledged that the system was not set up to give a certain amount of time to fill in the blanks.
Published: 11:42 PM EDT September 2, 2021
Nancy Deal says this month marks a year since she got any unemployment assistance, so naturally she's wondering, "what's the deal?"
Published: 6:13 PM EDT September 2, 2021
Authorities placed the area around the US Capitol under heavy security ahead of a rally on Saturday.
Published: 3:37 PM EDT September 18, 2021
For days after the Aug. 29 strike, Pentagon officials asserted that it had been conducted correctly. News organizations later raised doubts.
Published: 7:02 AM EDT September 18, 2021
The Real Young Prodigys were in Frankfort this morning -- talking with lawmakers about a statewide push for a ban against natural hair discrimination.
Published: 6:28 PM EDT September 17, 2021
The Kentucky Senate President called attention to hospitals are in dire need of help.. as the fight against COVID-1 9 continues to plague facilities.
Published: 5:16 PM EDT September 17, 2021
The cost of California's multimillion-dollar recall election falls on the state's taxpayers
Published: 4:11 PM EDT September 17, 2021
President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that the United States is forming a new Indo-Pacific security alliance with Britain and Australia.
Published: 6:34 PM EDT September 16, 2021
President Joe Biden announced changes to tax policy Thursday that he believes will help the middle class.
Published: 2:20 PM EDT September 16, 2021
Speaking Thursday, President Joe Biden said it was time for large American corporations to pay higher taxes, considering billionaires' pandemic wealth increases.
Published: 2:19 PM EDT September 16, 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
Asian Americans have used COVID pandemic-fueled hate to spread more awareness around hate crimes.
Published: 10:48 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Sikhism is the fifth largest religion in the world, but it's often misunderstood or disregarded in the U.S.
Published: 9:51 PM EDT May 17, 2021
What is the 'model minority' myth and why is it so harmful for Asian Americans?
Published: 4:58 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Microaggressions are comments with subtly racist undertones. Here's what to respond to them.
Published: 4:40 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Decades of discrimination against Asian Americans in the U.S. included the country’s first immigration ban based on race in the 1800s.
Published: 4:33 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Kyoko Takenaka found a way to reclaim power by turning recordings of racist and sexist comments into a film.
Published: 4:16 PM EDT May 17, 2021
Is there a link between rising anti-Asian hate crimes and the pandemic? Research suggests yes.
Published: 3:30 PM EDT May 17, 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.
On June 28, 2018, 5 employees of the Annapolis Capital Gazette were killed in a mass shooting. We detail how survivors spent the past year navigating their grief.
Published: 9:25 AM EST January 26, 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
Meet the people making positive change in their communities in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
Published: 4:38 PM EDT April 30, 2021
Over the course of a year, this documentary follows a charismatic principal as she sets out to undo history.
Published: 1:43 PM EST February 2, 2021
Sex trafficking is a billion-dollar-a-year industry in the U.S. And traffickers are preying on young girls across the nation — our daughters, sisters and friends — r
Published: 3:53 PM EST January 26, 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 hearings began for Jaynes, who wrote the warrant for access to Breonna Taylor's apartment on the night she was killed.
Published: 6:26 PM EDT June 29, 2021
This weekend will mark one year since 27-year-old photographer Tyler Gerth was shot dead in Jefferson Square Park during Breonna Taylor protests.
Published: 6:25 PM EDT June 25, 2021
Coach Bruce Sweeney found a way to incorporate education and social justice into some fun for children in Louisville.
Published: 6:41 PM EDT June 24, 2021
His grandson, Jacob Ali-Wertheimer, says if he were still here, he'd be on the frontlines of peaceful protests.
Published: 6:29 PM EDT June 10, 2021
A volcano on Spain's Atlantic Ocean island of La Palma erupted Sunday after a weeklong buildup of seismic activity, prompting authorities to speed up evacuations for
Published: 5:49 PM EDT September 22, 2021
The CDC has the final word on who would qualify for COVID-19 booster shots, and convened its own advisers Wednesday to start deliberations.
Published: 5:37 PM EDT September 22, 2021
A massive search is continuing in southern Florida for Brian Laundrie, the boyfriend of Gabby Petito.
Published: 4:51 PM EDT September 22, 2021
Aerial pictures have captured the destruction that the small island of La Palma in the Canary Islands is facing since a volcano erupted.
Published: 2:40 AM EDT September 22, 2021
Three busloads of migrants left Ciudad Acuña Tuesday for nearby Piedras Negras to board a flight to the southern city of Villahermosa.
Published: 6:50 PM EDT September 21, 2021
An autopsy has confirmed the body found in Wyoming is Gabby Petito and her death has been ruled a homicide. A cause of death has not been released.
Published: 6:16 PM EDT September 21, 2021
The Biden Administration continues to ramp up deportations as scores of migrants try to get through the border.
Published: 6:07 PM EDT September 21, 2021
J&J said their data shows that two shots given two months apart resulted in 94% protection against symptomatic disease.
Published: 5:24 PM EDT September 21, 2021
For the second year in a row, families must be conscious of the pandemic while they enjoy Halloween festivities.
Published: 11:16 AM EDT September 21, 2021
The Pfizer vaccine is available for kids 12 and up, but getting the 5- to 11-year-olds vaccinated will be key in minimizing COVID spread through schools.
Published: 7:55 AM EDT September 21, 2021
According to the FDA, the Pfizer vaccine could be approved for emergency use in kids older than 5 by Halloween.
Published: 6:48 PM EDT September 20, 2021
The FDA is still working to decide who does and doesn't need a third dose of the COVID vaccine.
Published: 6:44 AM EDT September 20, 2021
The panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan to give Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots across the board Friday.
Published: 6:25 PM EDT September 17, 2021