Authorities have filed charges against a couple from London, Kentucky for leaving a baby in a hot car while the husband got a haircut. According to WKYT-TV, London Police arrested Robert Smallwood and his wife, Rachel and charged them with criminal abuse and wanton endangerment.
The Central Intelligence Agency thwarted an ambitious plot by al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen to destroy a U.S.-bound airliner using a bomb with a sophisticated new design around the one-year anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden.
A Kentucky coroner says an autopsy has revealed injuries on a body found in a barn at Churchill Downs just hours after the Kentucky Derby. But she refused to release any further details.
Jo-Ann Farmer, Chief Deputy Coroner for Jefferson County, said Monday she was withholding information pending the investigation into the death of 48-year-old Adan Fabian Perez, a track worker whose body was discovered early Sunday morning.
Perez's body was found in the back of Barn No. 8, just a few barns down from where eventual Kentucky Derby Winner I'll Have Another was stabled.
Consultants hired last week to help Kentucky's Blue Ribbon Commission on tax reform stressed the importance of tax policies and business climates in surrounding states. A new rating released today by Chief Executive Magazine places Tennessee and Indiana in the top five states, in terms of having business-friendly climates.
At Fort Campbell, defense attorneys are expected to begin presenting their case Monday in the court-martial of a soldier accused of double murder. Last week, forensic experts testified that there's no DNA evidence linking Brent Burke to the scene.