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10:52 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Byline Today: Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Beam Inc.'s Sale and Water Concerns

On Byline today, we'll hear from Louisville Archbishop Joseph Kurtz, Kentucky poet laureate Frank X Walker and about what Beam Inc.'s sale to a Japanese company means for Louisville.

Up first, however, we'll get an update about the goings-on in Frankfort as the Kentucky General Assembly's 2014 session starts getting down to business.

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Local News
11:58 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Byline Today: Kentucky, Indiana Legislatures Get Underway

On Byline this afternoon, we'll hear about the Kentucky and Indiana legislative sessions getting underway, the Louisville Cardinals'  new(-ish) football coach and more.

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Local News
12:00 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Byline Today: Kentucky General Assembly Preview, Traffic Fatalities Spike and More

The Kentucky General Assembly faces a session with many issues and not so much money, traffic fatalities spike in Jefferson County, and Mayor Greg Fischer discusses his first three years in office—these stories and more are coming up today on Byline.

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Byline
5:45 pm
Fri December 27, 2013

Listen: WFPL News Team's Favorite Features of 2013

This week, WFPL News staff members selected some of their favorite stories of 2013 for a special Byline.

We heard about carp fishing, record stores, a Kentucky Derby gate-crasher, an innovative play and much more. Listen below:

Here are links to some of the stories:

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Local News
10:00 am
Fri December 27, 2013

Byline Today: Our Favorite Stories of 2013

This week on Byline, the WFPL News team is looking back at our favorite stories of 2013.

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Local News
11:54 am
Fri December 20, 2013

Byline Today: New Poll Numbers on Kentucky Legislature, Media Criticism and More

A new revelation in the sexual harassment allegations against former state Rep. John Arnold, a poll shows potential issues for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and a new film podcast launches—we'll discuss these stories and more today on Byline.

Kentucky Public Radio's Jonathan Meador reported on allegations that Arnold inappropriately touched a House colleague. He'll discuss the issues with host Rick Howlett.

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Local News
11:32 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Byline Today: 'The Man With Many Chances,' MSNBC's Chris Matthews, College Football and More

On Byline today, we'll hear about an investigation into the Indiana justice system's handling of a repeat offender—and an eventual murder—plus an interview with MSNBC host Chris Matthews, and a consideration of college football as the regular season winds down.

First up, our colleagues from the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting looked into the case of Richard Hooten. Investigative reporter R.G. Dunlop writes:

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Local News
11:38 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Byline Today: Archbishop Kurtz Gets a High-Profile Post, Walmart Deal is In the Works and More

A deal is in the works to bring Walmart to the vacant Phillip Morris site, Louisville Archbishop Joseph Kurtz get a high-profile post and we take a look at the Jefferson County Public Schools student assignment system. These stories and more will be discussed today on Byline.

WFPL's Phillip Bailey reported that Walmart may come to Broadway and Dixie Highway. He'll discuss this story and more.

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Local News
11:00 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Byline Today: Rand Paul's Plagiarism Troubles, Hugh Haynie Exhibition and College Hoops

This week, Rand Paul addressed the plagiarism found in his speeches and writing, the Frazier History Museum prepared an exhibition showcasing the work of the late editorial cartoonist Hugh Haynie and the sports world's eyes turned toward the new college basketball season.

We'll talk about these stories and more this afternoon on Byline.

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