Kentucky

Kentucky dog gets stuck inside tree

Salem, Ky. – One Kentucky canine found himself in a very peculiar situation Friday. Rocco, a slender little brown and black dachshund, happens to be just the right size and shape for exploring gopher holes. And that’s exactly what he did at …

Veteran sued after beloved dog’s death

Louisville, KY. (WAVE) — A Kentucky woman who hit and killed a man’s dog is now claiming he owes her nearly $1,000. The dog was a 4-year-old, 100 pound German Shepherd named Corporal Dakota Rambo Higgins. Its owner is 30-year Marine veteran …

Three arrested in Trinity Gay shooting

Lexington, Ky. (WLEX) — Court documents show all three men charged in connection to the death of 15-year-old Trinity Gay, daughter of Olympian Tyson Gay, admitted to firing guns during the Sunday morning shooting that claimed the girl’s life. Witnesses say Trinity …

Pilot tackles unruly passenger in North Carolina

Charlotte, N.C. (WLEX) — Cell phone video shows a pilot on an American Airlines flight tackling a drunk passenger who attacked a flight attendant. 25-year-old Michael Kerr of Kentucky has been temporarily banned from flying after attacking and threatening to break the …

Three dead, 558 sick in cucumber salmonella outbreak

(NBC News) Three people have died and at least 558 have been infected in an outbreak of salmonella linked to imported cucumbers, federal officials said Tuesday. Although the company that distributed the vegetables has recalled them, more infections are being diagnosed by …

Kim Davis speaks out about her experience

Kentucky — A Kentucky county clerk speaks out, after refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. In an excerpt of the interview set to air today, Davis says the names she’s been called “don’t hurt” her. A tearful Kim Davis spoke …

Davis won’t authorize licenses

Kentucky — (NBC News) Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, is back on the job. Davis told reporters gathered outside the Rowan County Courthouse Monday morning that she will not stop her deputy clerks …