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Updated Jul 2, 2015 at 1:20 PM

A Louisville woman who was an emergency room nurse at Fairfield Memorial Hospital was arrested Thursday morning.Melissa Krumreich, 44, was arrested on a Wayne County warrant charging her with forgery.Bryan Mitchell, 43, of Fairfield, was also arrested on a Wayne County warrant charging him with forgery and unauthorized possession of a prescription form.

Updated Jul 1, 2015 at 10:47 AM

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba will reopen their embassies in Havana and Washington, heralding a "new chapter" in relations after a half-century of hostility.

Updated Jun 30, 2015 at 9:16 AM

We all love Chris Pratt (“Jurassic World,” “Parks and Recreation”), and now we love him even more after we found out he nailed a Jason Statham impression on “Saturday Night Live.” The sketch was cut from the...

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 4:54 PM

MALONE, N.Y. — The shooting death of one escaped killer brought new energy to a weeks-long hunt for a second escaped murderer as helicopters, search dogs and hundreds of law enforcement officers converged on a wooded area 30 miles...

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 12:13 PM

The first is at it again…For the second time in her distinguished law career, Sherri L.E. Tungate is the Clay County State’s Attorney.

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 11:58 AM

Chief John Nicholson releases the following information: 

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 11:54 AM

Sheriff Andy Myers released the following: June 12, Clay County Sheriff's Deputy cited Kevin Van, 50, Florissant, MO, for Failure to Yield to Authorized Emergency Vehicle.  He was given a Notice to Appear and released.

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 11:17 AM

You can learn a lot about a person by which cheap sticky defacements they attach to their vehicles. Some bumper stickers are preachy. Some are funny. But my favorite are always the political bumper stickers.

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 9:12 AM

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States, a historic culmination of decades of litigation over gay marriage and gay rights generally.

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 8:10 AM

JK Rowling has announced on Twitter that she will be producing a new Harry Potter story for the London stage. Keri Lumm has the details about "Harry Potter and The Cursed Child."

Updated Jun 25, 2015 at 9:20 AM

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.

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