• Boston announces marathon public safety measures

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:55 PM

    Boston officials have announced improved public safety measures for the final two miles of the Boston Marathon on April 21, a year after two explosions near the finish line killed three people and wounded more than 260 others.

  • Biden to travel to Ukraine later this month

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:52 PM

    Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ukraine later this month to meet with government and citizen leaders.

  • Local 6 Special: Racer Rewind

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:46 PM

    We take one final look at the year that was for Murray State Basketball, in our 30-minute special the "Racer Rewind." Hear from Coach Steve Prohm about next season, and guard TJ Sapp about his new experience of being a father.

  • Mid-Continent names new acting president as Winters steps down

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:16 PM

    The Mid-Continent University Board of Trustees on Saturday named Dr. Tom Walden acting president, replacing Dr. Ken Winters.

  • Man charged with murder of southern Illinois man

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 4:17 PM

    Union County State's Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds charged Jessie Bell, of Anna, with first degree murder in connection with the death of another Anna man.

  • Stabbing suspect's mental state is key to the case

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:40 PM

    Attorneys say the legal fate of a 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing or slashing 22 people at his Pennsylvania high school will probably pivot more on his mental state than his age.

  • Savers beware: Fees may be shrinking your 401(k)

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:22 PM

    It's the silent enemy in our retirement accounts: High fees.

  • Days of regular air shows at Scott likely over

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:18 PM

    Regularly scheduled air shows are unlikely to return to Scott Air Force Base in southwestern Illinois because of deep Pentagon spending cuts.

  • Simon: Illinois farmers markets should accept LINK

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:16 PM

    Illinois Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon is encouraging farmers markets to accept debit-style food-stamp cards with wireless technology provided by the state.

  • Finance officials express hopes for growth

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 3:09 PM

    The world's top finance officials say the global economy is recovering, and they're hopeful that well-run economic programs will avoid the risks that threaten that rebound.

  • Pipeline would pass through hundreds of waterways

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:53 PM

    U.S Army Corps of Engineers documents show that a planned pipeline project in Kentucky would affect more than 750 rivers, streams, wetlands and ponds during construction.

  • Ohio begins pushback against college player unions

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:54 PM

    Lawmakers in the football-mad state of Ohio are pushing back against a movement to unionize college athletes.

  • Bill would alert travelers about passport checks

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:07 PM

    U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk wants the federal government to alert American air travelers about which airports around the world are failing to routinely check passengers for stolen passports.

  • 5 injured in I-24 wreck

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:06 PM

    Five people were injured in an accident that closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 24 at Cairo Road for more than half an hour Friday afternoon.

  • Pursuit on I-24 ends in arrest

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:04 PM

    KSP arrest a Tennessee man after fleeing from police.

  • Aspen Dental provides free services for the community

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:52 PM

    Aspen Dental is providing free dental care in six offices in the state of Kentucky.

  • Hooked on Science - Vinyl Record Hovercraft

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 10:15 AM

    Do you have a vinyl record you’re not using? If so, don’t trash it, use it for an amazing science experiment. Our "Science Guy" Jason Lindsey and a local kid scientist use a few ingredients from around the house to turn a vinyl record into a hovercraft.

  • Quilt Show just weeks away, new event set to start this weekend

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:15 PM

    The American Quilters Society National Quilt Week doesn’t start until April 23, but if you’re ready to see some quilts, you’re in luck. For the first time ever, the Traders Mall Flea Market in Paducah is hosting its own quilt show.

  • Man charged with assault against Paducah firefighter

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:17 PM

    A local man faces a 4th degree assault charged after a scuffle earlier this year, caught on tape, between the man and a Paducah firefighter.

  • $34K of marijuana seized from two growing operations

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:21 PM

    Two indoor marijuana growing operations were located in different parts of the county after deputies with the Graves County Sheriff's Office responded to a vandalism report in Wingo overnight.