Posts filtered by tags: Louisville[x]


 

San Fernando Valley sprinter running for Belize in Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, JAPAN – JULY 23: Flag bearers Samantha Dirks and Shaun Gill of Team Belize walk out during the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on July 23, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) TOKYO, JAPAN – JULY 23: Flag bearers Samantha Dirks and Shaun Gill of Team Belize lead their team during the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on July 23, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) TOKYO...
Tags: News, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, Olympics, Community, Tokyo, Johnson, Pacific, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Olympic Stadium, Belize, Louisville


Louisville Government Buildings to Begin Requiring Masks

Louisville officials are requiring masks in government buildings, prompted by a rise in COVID-19 cases.
Tags: Louisville


Louisville Woman Wins $1M Vaccine Lottery Prize in Kentucky

A Louisville woman has won the $1 million prize in Kentucky’s Shot at a Million Vaccine incentive drawing.
Tags: Kentucky, Louisville


Louisville Women Wins $1M Vaccine Lottery Prize in Kentucky

A Louisville woman has won the $1 million prize in Kentucky’s first ‘Shot at a Million Vaccine’ incentive drawing.
Tags: Kentucky, Louisville


US jobless claims slide to 400,000 as recovery trudges forward slower than expected

People line up outside a newly reopened career center for in-person appointments in Louisville, U.S., April 15, 2021. Amira Karaoud/Reuters Jobless claims fell to 400,000 last week, signaling the labor market's recovery is back on track after an upward spike the week before. The reading missed the median economist forecast of 385,000 claims. Continuing claims jumped to 3.27 million for the week that ended July 17, also missing the estimate of 3.19 million. See more stories on Insider&#...
Tags: US, Trends, Bloomberg, Louisville, Labor Department, Ben Winck Andy Kiersz, Amira Karaoud Reuters Jobless


Thriller 'Masquerade,' starring Bella Thorne, was filmed in Louisville by Kentucky native

If it's been a while since you sat through a scary thriller in an actual movie theater, Kentucky native Shane Taylor has just the ticket.        [Author: Louisville Courier Journal]
Tags: Kentucky, Religion, Bella Thorne, Louisville, Louisville Courier Journal, Shane Taylor


Lifetime movie 'You're Not Safe Here' filmed in Kentucky, directed by Louisville native

Collegiate graduate Rachel Helson returned to Kentucky during the COVID-19 pandemic and ended up with an offer to direct her first feature film.        [Author: Louisville Courier Journal]
Tags: Kentucky, Religion, Louisville, Louisville Courier Journal, Rachel Helson


ZZ Top guitarist Dusty Hill dies 10 days after band's Louisville show

Hill passed away in his sleep, according to a post by the band on Facebook.        [Author: Louisville Courier Journal]
Tags: Facebook, Religion, Louisville, Hill, Louisville Courier Journal, Dusty Hill


Bryson Tiller Drops “One Sided” Single

A loose offering from the Louisville slugger.
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Louisville, Bryson Tiller


WaPo columnist lives in a partisan bubble and he likes it.

I'm reading "Opinion: I live in a Democratic bubble. Here’s why that’s okay" by Perry Bacon Jr. I live in a partisan bubble, according to an interactive New York Times feature that lets you enter your address to find out the political-party breakdown of the [1,000 voters closest to you]. Only 18 percent of my neighbors in the Highlands area of Louisville are Republican. There is an area only four miles away that is balanced between the parties. I ain’t moving there. Being “in a bubble” is gener...
Tags: Law, New York Times, Bacon, Biden, Louisville, Highlands, WaPo, Ann Althouse, Partisanship, Perry Bacon Jr


Knightly rides on with gripping one hole win over leading qualifier Kennedy

Royal Dublin’s Richard Knightly. Picture by Pat Cashman Photography Richard Knightly claimed the scalp of another Royal Dublin man for the second match running when he finished birdie-birdie to clinch a dramatic one-hole win over leading qualifier Max Kennedy to reach the quarter-finals of the Pierse Motors Volkswagen sponsored South of Ireland Amateu...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Dublin, Kennedy, Louisville, Enniscorthy, University of Louisville, Lahinch, Sligo, Naas, Royal Portrush, Amateur golf, Pat Cashman, Carton House, Royal Dublin


How Mutual Aid Networks Helped People Through the Pandemic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — When her apartment’s lease ended in December, Heather Boyd said her landlord gave her two choices: leave or face eviction.
Tags: Louisville, Ky AP, Heather Boyd


Former Louisville Newspaper Editor David Hawpe Dies

David Hawpe, who rose through the ranks of the Courier Journal to become editor of the Louisville newspaper, has died.
Tags: Louisville, Courier Journal, David Hawpe


The number of Americans filing for unemployment resumed its downward trend, falling to 360,000

People line up outside a newly reopened career center for in-person appointments in Louisville, April 15, 2021. Amira Karaoud/Reuters Initial unemployment claims fell to 360,000, matching economists' expectations. This resumes an overall downward trend after an unexpected uptick last week. Continuing claims, which measures the number of Americans receiving benefits, fell to 3.24 million. See more stories on Insider's business page. Initial unemployment claims came in at 360,000 for...
Tags: US, Trends, Bloomberg, Louisville, Labor Department, Andy Kiersz, Amira Karaoud Reuters Initial


It’s Getting Harder to Save for a Down Payment, But First-Time Buyers Have New Opportunities in the Great Reshuffling

– Flexible work arrangements and low mortgage rates can help first-time buyers overcome down payment difficulties – First-time buyers today need a year longer to save for a 20% down payment than they did five years ago. – Renters will need to save an additional $369 per month in the coming year just to keep up with the forecasted growth in home values. – Most first-time buyers put down less than 20%, but today’s low mortgage rates mean monthly payments can remain affordable with a small...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Minneapolis, California, Washington, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Indianapolis, Chicago, Austin, Radio, United States, Portland, San Diego, Dallas


Davis, Leiter, Jobe Lead Top 10 Picks at MLB Draft

The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Louisville catcher Henry Davis with the first pick in baseball’s amateur draft, with the Texas Rangers then taking Vanderbilt pitcher Jack Leiter.
Tags: Mlb, Pittsburgh Pirates, Texas Rangers, Louisville, Vanderbilt, Henry Davis, Davis Leiter Jobe Lead Top


Pirates Draft Louisville C Davis at No. 1, Leiter to Texas

The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Louisville catcher Henry Davis with the first pick in baseball’s amateur draft, with the Texas Rangers then taking Vanderbilt pitcher Jack Leiter.
Tags: Texas, Pittsburgh Pirates, Texas Rangers, Louisville, Vanderbilt, Leiter, Henry Davis, Pirates Draft Louisville C Davis


Pirates Draft Louisville C Henry Davis With No. 1 Pick

The Pittsburgh Pirates have selected Louisville catcher Henry Davis with the first pick in baseball’s amateur draft.
Tags: Pittsburgh Pirates, Louisville, Henry Davis, Pirates Draft Louisville


Pittsburgh Pirates draft Louisville catcher Henry Davis with No. 1 pick; Jack Leiter goes to Texas Rangers at No. 2

In a draft without a clear-cut top prospect, the Pirates selected Louisville catcher Henry Davis at No. 1 overall. Vanderbilt pitcher...
Tags: Pittsburgh Pirates, Texas Rangers, Louisville, Vanderbilt, Pirates, Henry Davis, Jack Leiter


Lawyers for Breonna Taylor's family sue Louisville police, saying they may have withheld bodycam footage

Attorneys who represent the family of Breonna Taylor have sued the Louisville Metro Police Department, saying they may have given "misinformation" to the public about the use of body cameras on the night the Black woman was killed in her home in Kentucky.
Tags: Cnn, Louisville, Louisville Metro Police Department, Breonna Taylor


Lawyers for Breonna Taylor's family sue Louisville police

Attorneys who represent the family of Breonna Taylor have sued the Louisville Metro Police Department, saying they may have given "misinformation" to the public about the use of body cameras on the night the Black woman was killed in her home in Kentucky.
Tags: News, Stories, Louisville, Louisville Metro Police Department, Breonna Taylor


'Stranger danger is real': Video shows police rescuing 6-year-old girl from kidnapper

A 6-year-old girl was taken from the side of a road in Louisville. A neighbor called 911 and police were able to rescue her.       [Author: Louisville Courier Journal]
Tags: News, Louisville, Louisville Courier Journal


Louisville police rescue 6-year-old girl after she was kidnapped by a stranger

Louisville Metro Police rescued a 6-year-old after the girl was kidnapped while playing outside.       [Author: Storyful]
Tags: News, Louisville, Storyful, Louisville Metro Police


Video shows moment Kentucky police rescue girl, 6, after abduction

The girl was not harmed in the July 2 incident in Louisville. The suspect has been charged with kidnapping.
Tags: Kentucky, Louisville


Jobless claims unexpectedly bounce higher to 373,000 as recovery turns choppy

People line up outside a newly reopened career center for in-person appointments in Louisville, U.S., April 15, 2021. Amira Karaoud/Reuters Jobless claims slightly increased to 373,000 last week, higher than the median estimate of 350,000. The reading snaps a two-week streak of declines and places claims just above their pandemic-era low. Continuing claims slid to 3.34 million for the week that ended June 26, beating the average estimate. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fi...
Tags: US, Trends, Bloomberg, Louisville, Labor Department, Ben Winck Andy Kiersz, Amira Karaoud Reuters Jobless


A 6-year-old girl was rescued by Louisville police after she was kidnapped

A 6-year-old girl who was kidnapped Friday was then rescued in about 30 minutes by two Louisville Metro Police Officers, according to the citation given to CNN by the police department.
Tags: Cnn, Louisville, Louisville Metro Police Officers


Kentucky Begins Unveiling Cleaner Emission City Buses

Kentucky has some new cleaner emission buses on the street for Louisville’s city bus service.
Tags: Kentucky, Louisville


Louisville Volunteers Read to Shelter Pets During Fireworks

The Kentucky Humane Society enlisted volunteers in Louisville to comfort dogs and cats that might be startled by holiday fireworks.
Tags: Louisville, Kentucky Humane Society


Louisville Man Convicted of Murder in 2019 Golf Cart Crash

A Louisville man charged in a 2019 fatal crash with a golf cart has been convicted of murder and other charges.
Tags: Louisville


Joshua Jaynes, fired by Louisville police for lying on Breonna Taylor warrant, loses reinstatement bid

The Police Merit Board voted 4-0 after hours of private deliberation following three days of hearings to uphold the termination of Joshua Jaynes.       [Author: Louisville Courier Journal]
Tags: News, Louisville, Louisville Courier Journal, Breonna Taylor, Joshua Jaynes, Police Merit Board