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Investigators: Man missing after woman found slain in burning home

wlky.com — A woman was found slain inside her burning home in Bullitt County and investigators are searching for her killer. Neighbors on West Audubon Drive said they have no idea what happened. Just a charred outline of the home remains. Neighbors said a man and woman lived there. It was just after 9:30 p.m.

WLKY Investigates: What to do in an active shooter situation

wlky.com — Preparing for the unthinkable: Some local families are looking for ways to protect themselves in the event of a mass shooting. The Department of Homeland Security said most active shooter situations last 10 to 15 minutes, so it's generally over by the time law enforcement gets there.

Resident shoots man trying to break into home, police says

wlky.com — A homeowner shot a man who he said was breaking into his house on Friday. The shooting was reported around 7:30 a.m. on East Ashland Avenue in the Beechmont neighborhood. A man, woman and child were in the house when they said two men tried to break in.

Man accused of killing 7-year-old girl appears in court

wlky.com — A Scottsville man accused of killing a 7-year-old girl likely will not stand trial until sometime next year. The attorney for Timothy Madden said there is so much evidence to go over and he does not want to rush it.

Images: Mayor Fischer leads moment of silence

Louisville officers emotional, vigilant after Dallas shootings

wlky.com — As video from Dallas showed the chaos after a dozen officers were shot, in Louisville, Officer Chuck Cooper was at a loss for words. "I had that same feeling I had during 9/11, where you realize large numbers of police officers have been killed.

911 calls released after woman, 3 kids kidnapped from gas station

wlky.com — New details have been released a year after a man's wife and children were kidnapped from a local gas station. WLKY now has the frantic 911 calls made by the father and witnesses on the road during the incident, which began at Lexington Road and Grinstead Drive.

Bullet holes riddle neighborhood plagued by violence

wlky.com — A Louisville man shot early Wednesday morning is recovering as police look for the person who pulled the trigger. The shooting was reported around midnight on Jacob Street in Smoketown. There have been 55 homicide investigations so far this year in Louisville, but there have also been hundreds of other shootings officers have responded to in the same amount of time.

Community member seek ways to help youth after 14-year-old shot

wlky.com — A 14-year-old boy was shot Thursday afternoon in the California neighborhood. He's now one of hundreds of gunshot victims who have been taken to University Hospital this year with shooting-related injuries. Neighbors on Prentice Street said the boy lives in the area.

UofL faculty members speak out on board dissolution

wlky.com — Faculty members are getting involved in Governor Matt Bevin's decision to dissolve the University of Louisville board of trustees. An email was sent to all UofL board of trustee members Tuesday morning. Nearly 50 faculty had a part in what the email says.
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Jul 26, 2016

RT @WLKYMatt: Warm, muggy and rain free to start the day. Afternoon heat will fuel more heavy downpours and scattered storms. https://t.co/46w6aHckgB

Jul 25, 2016

RT @LMPD: *UPDATE* Roadway repairs are complete 265N between National Turnpike & 65. - Both lanes of traffic are now open.

Jul 25, 2016

BREAKING: Reports of a child run over by a tractor in Clark County, Indiana, north of Charlestown.

Jul 25, 2016

KSP says Clyde Rader escaped from Blackburn Correctional Complex at 8:13am. https://t.co/EhEqr9tQZI


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