December 8, 2011 - 9:00am
Yum! Brands
Local news for Dec. 8, 2011
"The Louisville-based parent of such companies as Kentucky Fried Chicken and Taco Bell [Yum! Brands] paid no net corporate income taxes to states over the past three years, even as it generated more than a billion dollars in profits for shareholders, according to a new report.
December 6, 2011 - 12:47pm
Ishmon Burks sworn in as interim Louisville Police Chief
“I thought it was important to name an interim from outside the department and to name someone who has no interest in the permanent chief’s position.”
Mayor Greg Fischer has named Ishmon Burks, former Secretary of the Kentucky Justice Cabinet and a former commissioner of the Kentucky State Police, as interim chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department.  Burks starts Tuesday, December 6, 2011 and will serve until April, when Fischer...
December 5, 2011 - 3:55pm
Local news for Dec. 5, 2011
"State data shows the number of children who have died as a result of abuse and neglect dropped from the previous year." [Bluegrass Politics]
November 30, 2011 - 9:00am
Gov. Steve Beshear
Local news for Nov. 30, 2011
"Gov. Steve Beshear has ordered most state agencies to cut their spending by 2 percent to help balance the state budget for this fiscal year that ends next June 30." [Bluegrass Politics]
November 16, 2011 - 5:50pm
by Eve Lee
A summary of local news for November 16, 2011

    •    “Heine Brothers’ Coffee co-owner and co-founder Mike Mays has purchased co-founder Gary Heine’s interest in the coffee chain and is merging the company with newly founded Vint, a Louisville-based coffee chain with five area locations....