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Superb Wolves dent Arsenal's top-four hopes

Top Stories - 2 hours 5 min ago
Arsenal miss the chance to go fourth in the Premier League as they are outplayed by a rampant Wolves side at Molineux.

Facebook to set aside $3bn over investigation

Business - 2 hours 8 min ago
The social media giant said sales for the first three months of the year leapt 26% to $15.08bn

Facebook to set aside $3bn over investigation

Top Stories - 2 hours 8 min ago
The social media giant said sales for the first three months of the year leapt 26% to $15.08bn

Sri Lanka attacks: Government admits 'major intelligence lapse'

World News - 2 hours 42 min ago
An official says the government must answer for its failure to prevent the Easter Sunday bombings.

Sri Lanka attacks: Government admits 'major intelligence lapse'

Top Stories - 2 hours 42 min ago
An official says the government must answer for its failure to prevent the Easter Sunday bombings.

Mo Farah may come out of track retirement for Tokyo 2020

Top Stories - 2 hours 44 min ago
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah hints that he may come out of retirement from track events and compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Pennsylvania woman killed in meat grinder accident

World News - 2 hours 49 min ago
The woman was standing on a nearby set of stairs before she fell or was pulled in, officials say.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Iran offers prisoner swap

Top Stories - 3 hours 27 min ago
Iran says it would free the British-Iranian in return for Iranians detained in the US and Australia.

How much screen time should children be allowed?

Top Stories - 3 hours 54 min ago
New World Health Organization guidelines say under twos should not have any sedentary screen time.

Russia offers passports to people in eastern Ukraine territories

World News - 3 hours 56 min ago
The move is considered a challenge to incoming president Volodymyr Zelensky.

Russia offers passports to people in eastern Ukraine territories

Top Stories - 3 hours 56 min ago
The move is considered a challenge to incoming president Volodymyr Zelensky.

Better health is a decision

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
For almost three decades, America’s Health Rankings has issued a state-by-state comparison evaluating wellness based on the number of standard deviations each core measure is from the national average. The objective is to provide a holistic view of the health through a fair state-by-state evaluation. Extension agent Dayna Fentress has seen the statistics. She said Kentucky is among the leaders in preventable illnesses such as heart disease, diabetes and certain cancers. 2019-04-24T13:44:24-04:00

Make-A-Wish recipient is example for us all

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
Sometime this summer, Warren County teenager Seth Green will enjoy the thrill of cliff diving in Hawaii. Don’t be surprised if the danger of plunging into water from a height of 70 feet or so doesn’t faze this young man, a junior at South Warren High School. Green has encountered a greater threat than any free fall he may encounter in the islands, and he stared it down with the type of courage rarely seen in adults, let alone adolescents. 2019-04-24T13:39:53-04:00

Principal named next Simpson superintendent

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
The Simpson County Board of Education has chosen the principal of Franklin-Simpson High School to lead the district after outgoing Superintendent Jim Flynn departs. Tim Schlosser, the high school’s principal, said he is grateful to be given the chance to lead the district. Schlosser said that he sought out the role of superintendent because he wanted to apply the work he’s already doing on a districtwide scale. 2019-04-24T13:22:45-04:00

Fatal officer-involved shooting reported in Bath

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
The Bath County coroner was on the scene Wednesday morning of a fatal officer-involved shooting, WLEX reports on its website. State police said there was a pursuit in which a sheriff's deputy fatally shot a suspect during an altercation. 2019-04-24T13:03:20-04:00

Bevin visits Cumberland Falls to sign ‘Refreshing the Finest’ park funding bill

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin went to Cumberland Falls State Resort Park last Thursday to sign HB 268 allocating $50 million in spending for the state parks. “It is a joy for me to help lead the charge,” Bevin said of the spending known as the “Refreshing the Finest” Initiative. The money comes on top of $38 million previously allocated. Officials estimated that $246 million is needed to complete needed maintenance and upgrades at the state parks. 2019-04-24T12:48:46-04:00

Corbin Police increase school security after school shooting threat

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
Corbin Independent Schools were on alert and bags were searched, but classes went on as scheduled Friday following a threat that was made Thursday night. Superintendent Dave Cox said custodians at Corbin High School found the threat written on a bathroom wall. It was reported to Corbin Police who then conducted an investigation, but determined there was no credibility. 2019-04-24T12:45:21-04:00

Officials express concern over proposal to change Mountain Parkway route

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
Since its inception, the 46-mile Mountain Parkway Expansion Project has been geared to expand the parkway for 16 miles from Salyersville to Prestonsburg. Now, however, local officials acknowledge there is a “push” to take it out of Floyd County and move it, instead, to Johnson County. Funding has not yet been appropriated for this 16-mile section of the project, and it is not yet in the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s six-year road plan. 2019-04-24T12:40:50-04:00

Testimony in school shooting civil case delayed

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
The former Marshall County High School student accused in the Jan. 23, 2018, shooting will not be required to testify in the civil cases filed against him until the criminal case is resolved, which is scheduled for trial in June 2020. Circuit Judge Jamie Jameson during Tuesday's hearing at the Marshall County Judicial Building granted a delay in answers from Gabe Parker, the 17-year-old charged in the death of two classmates and the injury of many others, during depositions for the civil cases. 2019-04-24T12:36:13-04:00

Foster advocates say families are of critical need in Kentucky

Kentucky Press News Service - 5 hours 45 sec ago
Angelia Boyd sees it every day. Boyd is the executive director of the Murray office of CASA by the Lakes, which sends court-appointed special advocates into homes of children believed to be in hazardous situations. She said she has seen up close how these environments result in damage. “Drugs are rampant, not just here but throughout the area, and we see (many) kids who get caught up in these situations,” she said. “It’s more than that, though. One of the biggest problems, in fact, that we’re having is we don’t have enough foster homes here locally and these kids are being moved to places well away from their families when we’re still working to keep them together.” 2019-04-24T12:29:23-04:00

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