LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Wait times for drivers to reach a RiverLink representative have increased. New data released by the toll bridge network between Louisville and Clark County, Indiana shows wait times are up. In September, the average wait was 2 minutes 20 seconds to reach customer service. The average time to answer a call
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Federal authorities say someone is shining lasers at aircraft flying in the area of central Kentucky — and they want to know who it is. According to a news release from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the majority of laser strikes have taken place in the past few months in and
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Fats Domino, the amiable rock ‘n’ roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music while honoring the traditions of the Crescent City, has died. He was 89. Mark Bone, chief investigator with the Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, coroner’s office, said Domino died of natural causes early Tuesday.
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CHARLESTOWN, Ind. (WDRB) — A $3 million bridge improvement project that closed State Road 403 in southern Indiana is almost finished. The Indiana Department of Transportation will reopen the highway at the Silver Creek Bridge by noon on Thursday, October 26. The bridge is just a mile east of U.S. Highway 31 between Sellersburg and
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WDRB) – David Padgett’s moment came at lunch in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. He’d arrived at the ACC Operation Basketball media day early, milled around in the lobby with the other coaches in the morning and sat for more interviews than he could count by noon. But it was when the University of Louisville’s
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Art Commission has voted to recommend removing a 117-year-old statue of the “Oh! Susanna” songwriter that has been criticized as demeaning because it includes a slave sitting at his feet, plucking a banjo. The commission wants the city to remove the statue of Pittsburgh native son Stephen Foster at Schenley
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — UPS expects to deliver a “record-breaking” 750 million packages between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve, an increase of 5 percent from last year’s peak seasonal period. The Atlanta-based company, which maintains its Worldport global air hub at Louisville International Airport, said its domestic business continues to grow as shoppers migrate to
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Nearly five months after a forensic investigation detailed up to $100 million in losses through mismanagement and over-spending at the University of Louisville Foundation, the university still hasn’t decided whether to sue former President James Ramsey or other former board members or employees of the foundation. But a deal is in
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Firefighters from around the world converged on Louisville this week to compete in the Firefighter Combat Challenge. Participants raced against the clock and each other in a course designed to imitate the work firefighters do every day. They carried heavy weights while climbing stairs, hoisted hoses, and dragged a 175-pound dummy
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Horse racing makes its way back to Louisville. Sunday is the first day of the fall meet at Churchill Downs. Gates open at 11:30 a.m. and the first race is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Churchill Downs is also getting in the Halloween spirit for Family Adventure Day. Kids are
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