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Protesters Read Coretta Scott King's Letter Outside Mitch McConnell's Kentucky Home

The Huffington Post | Philip Lewis | Posted 02.10.2017 | Politics

Protesters arrived at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s home in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday evening to read Coretta Scott King’s 1986 t...

Louisville Rocked By 52 Overdose Calls In Just 32 Hours

The Huffington Post | Jason Cherkis | Posted 02.10.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Louisville, Kentucky, has seen an alarming spike in drug overdoses in recent days. According to The Courier-Journal newspaper, first re...

Restaurant Patron Allegedly Deems Waiter A 'Faggot' In Lieu Of A Tip

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.26.2017 | Queer Voices

WDRB 41 Louisville News A server at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Kentucky said he was “crushed” after a pair of customers left behind ...

Woman Faces Lifetime Ban From Kentucky Mall After Hateful Rant Against Latinas

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.22.2016 | Latino Voices

A woman faces a lifetime ban from a Louisville, Kentucky, mall after her xenophobic rant against two Latinas went viral Tuesday. The woman became upse...

Teen Proves He Has Sole, Gives Homeless Man The Shoes Off His Feet

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 09.14.2016 | Good News

A 14-year-old in Louisville, Kentucky, really stepped up his kindness game. LaRon Tunstill, who goes by the nickname “Ron Ron,” took his brand ne...

This Is Muhammad Ali's Louisville

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 06.23.2016 | Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- They flocked to Louisville from all over the world to pay last respects to Muhammad Ali a week after The Champ had died. A Nigerian...

This U.S. City Is Welcoming Veterans With An Innovative New Program

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 11.11.2015 | Business

Fred Johnson is effusive. After a 29-year career in the Army, including three combat tours, he has moved on to a dream job as a fundraiser for a nonpr...

This Artist's Incredible Designs Just Upped The Pumpkin Carving Game

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.23.2015 | Good News

These elaborate pumpkin carvings put our jack-o'-lanterns to shame. Edward Cabral, an artist who lives in Chicago, creates intricately carved pumpkin...

Toddler Gets Pulled Over By Cop, Loves Every Minute Of It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.30.2015 | Good News

When officer Bill Mayo pulled over Jaxon Arbuckle last week, it wasn't exactly the end of a hot pursuit. Jaxon, a 2-year-old who lives in Louisvill...

The 9 Most Romantic Cities In The South

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.14.2015 | Travel

These girls' golf better than you can.

Debtor's Prisons in Kentucky and Other Horrors of the Justice System

Don McNay | Posted 12.13.2014 | Crime
Don McNay

What is going on in Kentucky is apparently going on in various pockets of the nation. It has to stop because it is wrong. It also has to stop unless the rulings of the Supreme Court mean nothing to people charged with upholding them.

12 Reasons Why You Need To Visit Louisville, ASAP

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.01.2014 | Travel

There are many ways to pronounce Louisville and a lot of different ways to see this historic town. Full of Victorian architecture and traditions tied ...

Trivia: Seven Questions and Answers about the Declaration of Independence

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 09.11.2014 | Education
William B. Bradshaw

Here are some trivia questions relating to the Declaration of Independence. See how you do with them.

Join the Revolution -- It's Not What You Think

Valerie Kausen | Posted 09.06.2014 | Impact
Valerie Kausen

When I look around at the state of the world: the wars, the debilitating addiction to technology, massive species die-off, ocean destruction and overu...

Almost Everyone In This Neighborhood Has Been To Jail

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

Welcome to Beecher Terrace, a housing project in Louisville, Kentucky where nearly everyone has been to jail or prison. "Prison State," the second ...

LOOK: 'Ex-Gay' Billboard Angers Kentucky's LGBT Community

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Kentucky's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is crying foul over the appearance of a bizarre billboard will appears to promote a...

My Art Journey Continues...

Kalup Linzy | Posted 04.23.2013 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

This entry highlights my travels to Houston, Texas, Baltimore, Maryland and Louisville, Kentucky. On Saturday, January 26, 2012, in early the early...

Louisville Arrives!

Howard Fineman | Posted 01.28.2013 | College
Howard Fineman

This is a story about how college sports can -- and in this case, I hope, will -- vivify the intellectual, cultural and economic life of an old, but now very much alive, industrial city in Kentucky.

Naked David Storms Louisville as Museum Hotels Raid the Gothic South (PHOTOS, NSFW)

Frank Browning | Posted 08.08.2012 | Arts
Frank Browning

The Brown family of Kentucky claim to hold the biggest collection of contemporary art in North America, and they're scattering it in the bars, lounges, restrooms and elevators of their hotel group, which they're marketing as "museum hotels."

Kentucky Derby: As In Politics, You Need A Horse, And A Theory

Howard Fineman | Posted 07.04.2012 | Sports
Howard Fineman

The Derby is like politics in so many ways. Someone runs. Someone wins. People contribute money and get their hopes up. There is a weird sense that somehow all of your problems will be solved and the world will right itself if only you find the right contender.

Bluegrass Holiday

Posted 05.31.2012 | Sports

BY BRUCE SCHREINER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A few hours before Saturday's tipoff in a Final Four matchup that has the state of Kent...

LIVE: Kentucky vs. Louisville

Posted 03.31.2012 | Sports

Kentucky. Louisville. Rick Pitino. John Calipari. Final Four. Winner adds to their legacy while getting a shot for more in the national championship g...

The Dream Game

Posted 03.29.2012 | Sports

By Joshua Lars Weill, Rush The Court It was bound to happen someday. Despite Kentucky’s clear antipathy toward playing in-state archrival Louisv...

This Year's UConn?

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 03.28.2012 | Sports

Wait, this looks familiar. We've seen this before, haven't we? A Big East team limps into the postseason.. then goes on an incredible run, across ...

Diane Sawyer's Hometown Bands Together To Face Recession

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

This week, ABC "World News" anchor Diane Sawyer returned to her hometown of Louisville, KY to see how her city was faring in the face of the lagging e...