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Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Torey Phillip Cranston, Previously Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced For Trying To Meet Minor For Sex

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Convicted sex offender Torey Phillip Cranston has been sentenced to 20 years’ imprisonment, followed by 20 years of supervised release by Judge Claria Horn Boom for seeking sex with a person he believed to be a minor, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. There is no parole in the federal system. … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Torey Phillip Cranston, Previously Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced For Trying To Meet Minor For Sex

UCLA enters Top 25; Baylor unanimous No. 1

NEW YORK (AP) — A win over the No. 2 team in the country earned UCLA its first ranking of the season. The Bruins entered The Associated Press women’s basketball poll on Monday at No. 25 after rallying from 22 points down to upset Oregon on Friday night. UCLA lost a close contest against Oregon State … Continue reading UCLA enters Top 25; Baylor unanimous No. 1

LOUISVILLE, Ky. | Hunter rallies No. 3 Virginia past No. 18 Louisville 64-52

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — De’Andre Hunter was hungry to do his part. The hard part was waiting nearly 9 1/2 minutes on the bench with two fouls. Once Hunter returned, he couldn’t miss and all was right for No. 3 Virginia on Saturday as it rallied from a double-digit halftime deficit against No. 18 Louisville. … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky. | Hunter rallies No. 3 Virginia past No. 18 Louisville 64-52

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Mark Nicholas Espinosa, Former Louisville Armored Truck Driver Indicted By Federal Grand Jury

Mark Nicholas Espinosa stole more than $900,000 from an armored truck before fleeing Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Former GardaWorld armored truck driver Mark Nicholas Espinosa has been indicted by a federal grand jury with five charges related to the theft of more than $900,000 from the vehicle, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. “Mr. … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Mark Nicholas Espinosa, Former Louisville Armored Truck Driver Indicted By Federal Grand Jury

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Suspect Caught, Charged In Case Stretching From Tennessee To Kentucky

FBI Captures Bryan D. Conley who lured a Tennessee woman and sought ransom from her parents at one point threatening “one more lie and she’s dead” LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A suspect is in custody and charged in a criminal complaint with threatening interstate communication after attempting to ransom the parents of a woman from Tennessee, … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Suspect Caught, Charged In Case Stretching From Tennessee To Kentucky

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Brandon Lee Dietz, Teacher In Federal Custody After Seeking Sex With A Minor

JCPS middle school teacher and youth sports coach charged with seeking sex with a minor LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A Louisville, Jefferson County Public Schools teacher has been charged in a criminal complaint, and detained as ordered by United States Magistrate Judge Regina S. Edwards for attempting to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity, … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Brandon Lee Dietz, Teacher In Federal Custody After Seeking Sex With A Minor

Kentucky News: Louisville Felon, Sukhjit Bains Sentenced for Possessing 26 guns, 11k Rounds of Ammo and Drugs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States District Court Judge David J. Hale sentenced Louisville, Kentucky, man, Sukhjit Bains to 63 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release and a $25,000 fine for being a felon in possession of firearms and for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, announced United States Attorney Russell … Continue reading Kentucky News: Louisville Felon, Sukhjit Bains Sentenced for Possessing 26 guns, 11k Rounds of Ammo and Drugs

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, More Than 100 Defendants Charged Federally In 2018 Surge to Reduce Violent Crime in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced that more than 100 previous felony offenders possessing firearms have been charged so-far this year as one part of the ongoing Project Safe Neighborhoods effort to tackle violent crime in Metro Louisville. The indictments returned were a result of the ongoing partnership between federal prosecutors … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, More Than 100 Defendants Charged Federally In 2018 Surge to Reduce Violent Crime in Louisville

Colorado News: Louisville Man, Tristan Monroe Eerebout Sentenced To Federal Prison For Denver Bank Robbery

Defendant took a bus and then was caught at local movie theater DENVER, Co. – A Louisville, Colorado man was sentenced this week by U.S. District Court Judge William J. Martinez to serve 64 months in federal prison for bank robbery, U.S. Attorney Jason R. Dunn and FBI Denver Division Special Agent in Charge Dean … Continue reading Colorado News: Louisville Man, Tristan Monroe Eerebout Sentenced To Federal Prison For Denver Bank Robbery

Kentucky News: Former LMPD Officer, Kenneth R. Betts Indicted For Enticing Minors, Distribution, And Possession of Child Porn

Kenneth R. Betts Indicted by Federal Grand Jury LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A former Louisville Metro Police Department officer has been indicted by a federal grand jury for enticement, attempted enticement, possession of child pornography, transfer of obscene materials to a minor and distribution of child pornography. “No person is above the law; especially one entrusted … Continue reading Kentucky News: Former LMPD Officer, Kenneth R. Betts Indicted For Enticing Minors, Distribution, And Possession of Child Porn

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, $5.1 Million Dollar Settlement Reached With Indiana Dental Firm To Resolve False Claims Allegations

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced today that ImmediaDent of Indiana, LLC (ImmediaDent), which operates nine dental care practices in Indiana, and Kansas based Samson Dental Partners, LLC (SDP), which provides administrative support services to ImmediaDent, have agreed to pay the United States and the State of Indiana $5.139 million to … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, $5.1 Million Dollar Settlement Reached With Indiana Dental Firm To Resolve False Claims Allegations

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, U.S. Attorney Coleman Announces District Election Officer

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced today that Assistant United States Attorney Thomas Dyke will lead the efforts of the Office in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 6, 2018, general election. AUSA Dyke has been appointed to serve as the District Election Officer … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, U.S. Attorney Coleman Announces District Election Officer

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Ariel Borrego-Hernandez, Fifty-Four Months in Prison for Defendant Part of Health Care Fraud Scheme

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – U.S. District Court Judge Rebecca G. Jennings sentenced Ariel Borrego-Hernandez, of Naples, Florida, to 54 months in prison, followed by 3 years supervised release for health care fraud, money laundering, and drug trafficking, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. The Court also ordered Borrego-Hernandez to pay $89,161.81 in restitution, and over … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Ariel Borrego-Hernandez, Fifty-Four Months in Prison for Defendant Part of Health Care Fraud Scheme

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, New Prosecutors Added to U.S. Attorney’s Office in Louisville to Combat Violent Crime and Fraud Against the Taxpayers

United States Attorney Assigns Additional Federal Prosecutors in Support of Project Safe Neighborhoods Effort LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced today that his office has added five new Assistant United States Attorneys; a historic addition, boosting the prosecutorial caseload of the office to tackle violent crimes through the Project Safe Neighborhoods … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, New Prosecutors Added to U.S. Attorney’s Office in Louisville to Combat Violent Crime and Fraud Against the Taxpayers

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Kentucky bourbon inventory at highest level since 1972

LOUISVILLE, Ky— Kentucky’s bourbon distilleries ratcheted up production again last year, boosting overall inventory to 7.5 million barrels of aging whiskey — the highest volume since 1972, an industry group said Thursday. Rounds of distillery expansions and start-ups have put the sector on a trajectory toward higher production, but an industry leader warned trade disputes … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Kentucky bourbon inventory at highest level since 1972

LOUISVILLE, Ky | McConnell says GOP in ‘knife fight’ to hold Senate majority

LOUISVILLE, Ky — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is referencing hurricanes to describe the “challenging election” that Senate Republicans are facing. The Kentucky Republican says the “wind’s going to be in our face, we don’t know if it’s going to be Category 3, 4 or 5.” He named nine states, including Tennessee and Indiana, as … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | McConnell says GOP in ‘knife fight’ to hold Senate majority

ORLANDO, Fla | Tagovailoa shines, No. 1 Alabama routs Louisville 51-14

ORLANDO, Fla — Alabama doesn’t rebuild. The Crimson Tide simply reload. College Football Playoff hero Tua Tagovailoa threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third in his first college start, helping top-ranked and defending national champions open the season with a 51-14 rout of Louisville on Saturday night. Essentially ending the debate — at … Continue reading ORLANDO, Fla | Tagovailoa shines, No. 1 Alabama routs Louisville 51-14

New Jersey News: Ocean County Man, David Nelson Admits Distributing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

TRENTON, N.J. – A Toms River man today admitted distributing images of child sexual abuse over a social media application, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. David Nelson, 44, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Freda L. Wolfson in Trenton federal court to an information charging him with distribution of child pornography. According to documents filed … Continue reading New Jersey News: Ocean County Man, David Nelson Admits Distributing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

NEW YORK | Papa John’s sales drop amid founder controversy

NEW YORK— Papa John’s says a key sales figure dropped 10.5 percent in July, and that it can’t predict how long and badly it will be affected by the fallout with its founder. The pizza chain also slashed its sales outlook for the year, and its shares fell more than 9 percent. Last month, Forbes … Continue reading NEW YORK | Papa John’s sales drop amid founder controversy

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Yum profits strong in 2Q, some weakness in same-store sales

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  — The company that owns KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut is reporting healthy second-quarter profits, though sales at existing stores could create some unease. Yum Brands Inc. posted earnings of $321 million, or 97 cents per share, on Thursday. Excluding nonrecurring items, per-share earnings were 82 cents, or 8 cents better than … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Yum profits strong in 2Q, some weakness in same-store sales

LOUISVILLE, Ky.| Papa John’s attempts to ward off founder with poison pill

LOUISVILLE, Ky.— Papa John’s is attempting to ward off its disgraced founder by adopting a poison-pill plan. The company is struggling to distance itself from John Schnatter, who resigned as chairman this month after his use of a racial slur during a media training session was revealed. He stepped down late last year as CEO … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky.| Papa John’s attempts to ward off founder with poison pill

Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Eight Charged In Marion And Taylor County Drug Conspiracies

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell Coleman today announced the arrests and indictments of eight defendants from Taylor and Marion Counties on conspiracy charges to sell methamphetamine and cocaine. Multiple law enforcement agencies including the Kentucky State Police (KSP), the Columbia, Kentucky, High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force, and the Bureau of … Continue reading Kentucky News: LOUISVILLE, Eight Charged In Marion And Taylor County Drug Conspiracies

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Ex-Louisville players sue NCAA over vacated national title

LOUISVILLE, Ky— A group of former Louisville men’s basketball players have filed a lawsuit against the NCAA over the organization’s vacation of the Cardinals’ 2013 national championship and 2012 Final Four. John Morgan, one of several attorneys representing former Cardinals captain Luke Hancock, the 2013 Final Four Most Outstanding Player, and four teammates from that … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Ex-Louisville players sue NCAA over vacated national title

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Kentucky cuts vision, dental care for up to 460,000 people

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration cut dental and vision coverage for as many as 460,000 Kentuckians after his Medicaid overhaul plan was rejected in court. The state Cabinet for Health and Family Services called the cuts an “unfortunate consequence” of Friday’s ruling by a federal judge. Democrats and advocates for the poor condemned … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Kentucky cuts vision, dental care for up to 460,000 people

LOUISVILLE, Ky. | Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. —Much of the rye whiskey aging in hundreds of barrels at Catoctin Creek Distillery in Virginia could end up being consumed in Europe, a market the 9-year-old distilling company has cultivated at considerable cost. But an escalating trade dispute has the distillery’s co-founder and general manager, Scott Harris, worried those European sales could … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky. | Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

LOUISVILLE, Ky | Inmates flood Kentucky police chief’s office with sewage

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Inmates housed in an aging lockup flooded a Kentucky police chief’s office with sewage by flushing jumpsuits and shredded bedding down the toilets. A week after the wastewater overflow, more repairs are needed before Louisville Metro Chief Steve Conrad can use his office again. Police spokeswoman Jessie Halladay tells news outlets … Continue reading LOUISVILLE, Ky | Inmates flood Kentucky police chief’s office with sewage

NEW YORK | Justify arrives in New York for Triple Crown bid

NEW YORK (AP) — Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Justify has arrived in New York ahead of this weekend’s Belmont Stakes, in which the colt will try to sweep the Triple Crown. Justify traveled to Belmont Park on Wednesday, taking a flight from Louisville, Kentucky, and a van ride from an airport on Long Island. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Justify arrives in New York for Triple Crown bid