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1 of 12 Human Rights Complaints Upheld Against Fourth Street Live Since 2004

July 29, 2015

In just over a decade, state and local human rights commissions investigated a dozen allegations of racial discrimination at the Fourth Street Live entertainment district in downtown Louisville. Read Story

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Kentucky Hospitals Fall Short on Stopping In-House Infections, Rankings Show

July 29, 2015

The report examines hospitals' capabilities to keep patients from contracting infections in hospitals. Read Story

Bevin, Conway Clash Over Kynect, Education at Kentucky Chamber Debate

July 28, 2015

Bevin has pushed for dismantling Kynect and moving recipients onto the federal health exchange. Read Story

Gabriel Fritz Named Louisville’s Housing and Community Development Director

July 28, 2015

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer on Tuesday named Gabriel Fritz to be the new director of the Office of Housing and Community Development, an appointment that comes as the city prioritizes its affordable housing needs. Read Story

Louisville Ballet Dancers Participate In Exchange With Australian Company

July 28, 2015

Two dancers with the Louisville Ballet have returned from a six-week exchange program with the Australian Ballet. Read Story

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Louisville Omni Development Plan Tweaked Ahead of Review Panel Meeting

July 28, 2015

Developers of the Omni Hotel project on Thursday will take their updated plans back to the Louisville committee responsible for overseeing standards for real estate developments downtown. Read Story

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New Criminal Charge Filed Against Man at Center of Kentucky Banishment Case

July 28, 2015

The case of Adam Horine, the mentally ill Kentucky man removed from jail and put on a bus to Florida by Carrollton police earlier this year, continues to grow in complexity. He now faces a criminal charge of groping a woman in a northern Kentucky hospital. Read Story

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‘Big’ Affordable Housing Ordinances Stall, For Now, in Metro Council Committee

July 27, 2015

An ordinance that affordable housing advocates consider a big step forward in Louisville's quest to boost living options for low-income residents is being held up in a Metro Council ad hoc committee. Read Story

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Prescription Drug Abuse in Kentucky Declined After 2012 Law, Report Says

July 27, 2015

The so-called “pill-mill bill” required pain management facilities to be owned by a licensed physician, and pharmacists to register with a prescription monitoring system called KASPER. Read Story

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So. Indiana Clerk Employee Alleges That Firing Over Gay Marriage License Refusal Violated Rights

July 27, 2015

Harrison County, Indiana, officials are being sued in federal court by a former employee of the county clerk’s office who claims she was fired after refusing to process a same-sex marriage license. Read Story

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Public Comments on Jefferson Davis Statue In Kentucky Capitol Close This Week

July 27, 2015

Officials with the commission say they aren’t sure when a final decision on the statue will be made, but indicated they would try to have one by the time Beshear leaves office at the end of this year. Read Story

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What Would 2-Way Downtown Louisville Streets Mean For Walkers, Cyclists and Bus Riders?

July 26, 2015

The idea of converting downtown Louisville's one-way streets to two-ways has support from business proponents, but motor vehicles aren't the only way to get around the city. Read Story

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Strange Fruit: News Round-Up with Marriage Equality Attorney Joe Dunman

July 25, 2015

Remember that whole Supreme Court marriage equality thing a couple weeks ago? It was kind of a big deal? Well one of the attorneys, Joe Dunman, joins us this week for a news round-up, and to give us the latest information on two Kentucky county clerks who have refused to issue marriage licenses. Read Story

Louisville Beard and Mustache Fans to Face Off (Pun Intended)

July 25, 2015

The Tim Faulkner Gallery on Saturday evening will host Whiskermania, a charity beard and mustache competition. Read Story