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Gymnasts Allege Sexual Abuse By USA Team Doctor

Sep 13, 2016
Indianapolis Star

Two gymnasts, including a member of the 2000 U.S. women's Olympic team, say they were sexually abused by a former longtime doctor for USA Gymnastics.

State Will Hold Info Sessions For Former ITT Students

Sep 13, 2016

State officials will hold information sessions for Kentucky students impacted by the closure of ITT Technical Institute. 

Saving Stories: Chronicling Bourbon's Big Comeback

Sep 13, 2016
Nunn Center for Oral History

Sure, Kentucky bourbon is arguably more popular than ever, evidenced by the oft quoted statistic that there are now more bourbon barrels in the state than there are people, but that wasn't always the case.  In this episode of Saving Stories WUKY's Alan Lytle and Dr. Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries talk about the bourbon renaissance and share audio clips from the Nunn Center's ongoing Kentucky Bourbon Tales project.

Lexington Police Will Begin Carrying Overdose Antidote

Sep 13, 2016
Associated Press

Lexington police are finalizing a policy to allow officers to carry and administer the overdose-reversing drug Narcan.

Top Thoroughbred Sale Underway At Keeneland

Sep 12, 2016
Karyn Czar

For the next few weeks the international thoroughbred spotlight will be on Lexington on the Keeneland sales pavilion

Josh James / WUKY

A five-week training program targeting child sexual abuse is taking place in Lexington. 

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton may be walking back her comment that half of Donald Trump’s supporters fit into a “basket of deplorables,” but that’s not stopping Kentucky leaders from offering their take.

Alan Lytle

When it opened in 1904 Patterson Hall on the University of Kentucky campus became the first women’s dormitory at the school.  Today, some 112 years later the state’s flagship university celebrated the renovation of the historic building as well as the many women pioneers who passed through its doors. 

Kentucky Based Soldier Killed In Kuwait Accident

Sep 12, 2016
US Army

A Fort Campbell soldier has died while serving overseas.  Army officials say 1st Lt. Jeffrey Cooper died Saturday in Kuwait when the vehicle he was riding in rolled over.  

charitybuzz.com

A former Kentucky Wildcat is getting national support over a pair of cleats. 

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