Daily Archive: April 21, 2016

Apr 21

LFD: Man falls 50-feet when lift topples at construction site

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man was seriously injured Thursday afternoon after falling 50-feet when the lift he was in toppled over at a construction site, according to the Lexington Fire Department. It happened around 3:00 p.m. at a building site on Tracery Oaks Drive, off of Harrodsburg Road, according to fire officials. The man …

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Apr 21

Scattered rain continues for Friday

Overview: Rain chances develop tonight into Friday night, with temperatures in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees Friday afternoon. The weekend looks to be dry, with more sunshine and temperatures around 70 degrees Saturday, and in the upper 70s on Sunday. TONIGHT: Cloudy skies and scattered rain showers will be around for tonight, with …

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Apr 21

Comment on PD: Man robs Lexington Subway restaurant by Susan Kennedy

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Apr 21

KSP: Driver arrested after colliding with six vehicles

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Russell Springs man was arrested after colliding with six vehicles Thursday afternoon on KY 52 (Irvine Road) in Madison County, according to State Police. Investigators say 28-year old Dustin Brockman was under the influence when the pickup truck he was driving hit a half-dozen vehicles around 5:20 p.m. State Police …

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Apr 21

Bat Cats series opener with Arkansas postponed

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The series-opening game between No. 12 Kentucky and Arkansas, scheduled for Thursday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium, has been postponed due to inclement weather. Kentucky (23-13, 9-6 Southeastern Conference) and Arkansas (22-15, 4-11 SEC) are scheduled to play Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPNU. The two teams will play a doubleheader Saturday beginning at noon ET.  The doubleheader will be televised on SEC Network+. All of the UK-Arkansas games will …

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Apr 21

Local DJ Reacts to Prince’s Death

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – 107.9 “The Beat” Program Director & DJ says 2016 has been a tough year. After the recent loss of “The Beat’s” morning show DJ Doug Bay to diabetes and now losing Prince it’s devastating. Alexander says something didn’t feel right when last week he reported on Prince’s plane making an emergency …

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Apr 21

PD: Man robs Lexington Subway restaurant

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-  Lexington police say a man robbed a Subway restaurant Thursday night. They say it happened around 8:15 at the store at 2358 Nicholasville Road. Police say a man with a skin-colored mask on his face walked in and implied he had a weapon. Officers say he took money from the cash register, …

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Apr 21

Uber settlement keeps drivers as contractors in 2 states

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber has settled a pair of major class-action lawsuits in California and Massachusetts that will keep its drivers independent contractors instead of employees, the company announced Thursday night. The settlement is a major step toward the ride-hailing company keeping its current thriving business model that has been threatened as drivers have …

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Apr 21

Rain showers tonight through Friday

Overview: Rain chances develop tonight into Friday night, with temperatures in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees Friday afternoon. The weekend looks to be dry, with more sunshine and temperatures around 70 degrees Saturday, and in the upper 70s on Sunday. TONIGHT: Cloudy skies and scattered rain showers will be around for tonight, with …

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Apr 21

Solar plane successfully departs from Hawaii with no fuel

KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Two pilots are slowly carving their way into a new future of solar-powered flight as one embarks on the latest leg of their around-the-world journey in a plane powered only by the sun. After some uncertainty about winds, the Solar Impulse team took off from Hawaii on Thursday, and hours later …

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