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

Don McNay | Posted 10.14.2014 | 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 ...

No. 8 Kentucky Sends Defending Champion Louisville Home

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 03.29.2014 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — OK, so maybe they're not the quickest learners. Still, the kids at Kentucky figured out Louisville just in time. Aaron Harrison...

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

Posted 02.19.2014 | Gay 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...

Bluegrass Battle

AP | GARY GRAVES | Posted 02.28.2013 | Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Russ Smith ranked Louisville's 80-77 victory over Kentucky on Saturday as one of the five favorites of his career. Makes sens...

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."

DEADLY SHOOTINGS: 5 Shot, 3 Dead In Louisville

AP | BRETT BARROUQUERE | Posted 07.17.2012 | Crime

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Three people were killed Thursday after a chaotic shooting scene that had crowds running for cover in a crime-ridden section o...

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.

Bullied Girl's Mom Seeks Restraining Order Against 8-Year-Old

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 04.24.2012 | Education

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A Kentucky mother who claims her 9-year-old daughter has been bullied for two school years is seeking a restraining order against a...

Kentucky Wins Bluegrass Showdown

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 05.31.2012 | Sports

NEW ORLEANS — Bragging rights in the Bluegrass State are mighty nice. Kentucky has its sights set higher....

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...

Kentucky, Louisville Take 'Civil War' To Final Four

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 05.31.2012 | Sports

NEW ORLEANS -- Kentucky coach John Calipari likes to say there are no rivalry games at this point in the season. Try telling that to the Bluegrass ...

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...

Battle For Bourbon State

AP | COLIN FLY | Posted 05.28.2012 | Sports

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — This Bluegrass State rivalry runs deep, and the divide is wide. Just 70 miles apart, Lexington and Louisville a...

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 ...

State Rivals Battle In Final Four

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 03.29.2012 | Sports

BY PAUL NEWBERRY, The Associated Press ATLANTA -- Think Kentucky vs. Louisville is a big deal during the regular season? Try the Final Four. ...

Kentucky Advances To Final Four

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 05.25.2012 | Sports

ATLANTA — Kentucky could've cut the nets down at halftime. Actually, the Wildcats probably would've been good skipping the ceremony altogether....

Man's Penis Unnecessarily Amputated By Surgeon, Lawsuit Claims

AP | BRETT BARROUQUERE | Posted 10.17.2011 | Healthy Living

SHELBYVILLE, Ky. — The dispute between a Kentucky man and a surgeon over the necessity of amputating the patient's penis during surgery in 2008 ...

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...