"Brave Little Girl" Survives Plane Crash That Killed Her Parents

After surviving a deadly plane crash in Kentucky on Friday that killed her sister, cousin and both of her parents, a 7-year-old Illinois girl walked bloodied and barefoot for help, eventually finding it on the doorstep of an elderly stranger. » 1/03/15 12:20pm 1/03/15 12:20pm

The Unusual and Unearthly On The Streets Of The Somernites Cruise

It's pop quiz time. If I were to ask you what the Commonwealth of Kentucky has contributed to the automotive world without so much as whispering the names "Chevrolet Corvette" or "Toyota Camry," what could you come up with? I'll give you a few moments. » 6/08/14 2:40pm 6/08/14 2:40pm

How to Fly a Prizewinning Racehorse to the Kentucky Derby

When the crowds and hats and bourbon descend on Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby, all eyes will be on the thoroughbred racehorse—horses that have traveled thousands of miles for the two-minute race. How do elite racehorses fly? Well, let us ascend into the world of equine air travel. » 5/03/14 2:00pm 5/03/14 2:00pm

Watch A Road Raging Maniac Shoot At Another Driver On The Highway

An Indiana man was arrested for shooting a gun at another motorist on I-75 in Kentucky yesterday. Now that's road rage. » 10/01/13 4:29pm 10/01/13 4:29pm

Woman Crashes Car Into Convenience Store To Steal 1,500 Lotto Tickets

Your chances of winning a big lottery jackpot like the Mega Millions are somewhere around 1 in 135 million. But what are your odds of winning if you get ALL THE LOTTERY TICKETS because you stole them when you rammed your car into a convenience store? » 5/13/13 12:35pm 5/13/13 12:35pm

Cops Say These Newlyweds Picked Up A 17-Year-Old Girl So The Wife Could…

Fellas out there in committed relationships, you know how hard we work to keep our ladies happy. We surprise them with flowers, buy them fancy jewelry, and even call their mothers on their birthdays. Also, we drive them across state lines so they can hook up with teenage girls. Wait, what? » 12/02/12 10:00am 12/02/12 10:00am

America’s Next Great Reality Show Should Be Big Ass Trucks

We've already had Ice Road Truckers and Hillbilly Hand Fishing. Now it's time for a real-deal hillbilly truckin' show, and it's called "Big Ass Trucks." » 11/15/12 12:30pm 11/15/12 12:30pm

This Kentucky Restaurant Was Shut Down For Cooking Roadkill

We've all seen the joke road kill menu, which boasts such appetizing entrees as Smear of Deer, Swirl of Squirrel, and Smidgeon of Pigeon. But a Chinese restaurant in Kentucky was caught using roadkill in real life. » 10/01/12 12:40pm 10/01/12 12:40pm

Love Crazed 13-Year-Old Girl Steals Car To See Her 12-Year-Old XBOX…

Last Thursday, Beth Robinson, 13, of Cypress Texas made it the 800 miles to Nashville in her brother's truck before she was caught by a state trooper. » 9/11/12 10:00am 9/11/12 10:00am

This Dallas Billboard Says Man Coexisted With Dinosaurs

Man, meet T-Rex. According to this billboard for the Petersburg, Ky. Creation Museum, the two walked together near the Rivers of Eden a mere few thousand years ago. Prepare to Believe. » 6/14/12 2:30pm 6/14/12 2:30pm

In Kentucky, Your Lamborghini Will Get Pissed On

A Lamborghini Gallardo owner who posts on Luxury4Play had the misfortune this weekend of having his exotic car showered on. Except instead of praise, it was with the urine of a drunk and/or envious passerby. » 4/23/12 1:30pm 4/23/12 1:30pm

Own The $750,000 Ferrari F50 Wrecked By The FBI

A low-mileage Ferrari F50 with a great story is up for auction and the bidding's at only $65,000. There are few caveats. It has a salvage title. And that great story? An FBI agent who seized it wrecked the car in Kentucky and it's been sitting around since 2009. Get out your checkbooks! » 2/22/12 12:00pm 2/22/12 12:00pm

Anti-TSA Senator Rand Paul Detained By TSA

Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul doesn't like the Transportation Security Administration's procedures and has traded words with TSA administrator John S. Pistole in the past. Now, according to Paul's staff, the Senator is being detained by the TSA in Nashville at this moment. » 1/23/12 10:45am 1/23/12 10:45am

Man shot at, tasered and pepper-sprayed at Corvette Museum over a song

A late night sorority-sponsored party at the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky ended in gunfire when a man was willing to get shot, tasered and pepper-sprayed all for the right to play a song. Must have been one helluva song. » 12/15/11 2:00pm 12/15/11 2:00pm

These eight Amish men are in jail over orange safety triangles

The Kentucky Department of Transportation requres slow-moving Amish buggies to sport an orange, reflective triangle to warn oncoming traffic — just like those on tractors and other farm vehicles. But some Amish believe their religion forbids the displaying of bright colors, and so several of them now sit in a Kentucky… » 9/16/11 5:30pm 9/16/11 5:30pm

Kentucky approves tax incentives for the next-gen Corvette

The state of Kentucky has coughed up $7.5 million in tax incentives for a future $131 million expansion of General Motors' Bowling Green plant for the next-generation Corvette. GM, angling for more, continues to play coy with the media. » 4/04/11 11:15am 4/04/11 11:15am

Drunk driver drags police officer through gas station

After a Frankfort, Ky., police officer pulled over a black Chevy pickup on suspicion of driving while intoxicated Friday, the driver decided to flee the interview — briefly dragging the officer through a gas station. Russell Wheat, 49, was arrested after ditching his truck and hiding in a culvert. He plead not guilty… » 2/08/11 10:00am 2/08/11 10:00am

Kentucky Man Motorizes Living Room Table

Tim Francis of Lexington, Ky., mated a couch and coffee table to an electric golf cart frame so he could cruise his neighborhood. It's like "Inception" set in the dreams of a Lexus suspension engineer. [Kentucky.com via Born Rich] » 9/07/10 8:00pm 9/07/10 8:00pm

Woman Steals Squad Car From World's Worst Cops

This classic gem of police chase incompetence opens with a woman in a Honda Accord literally driving circles around the pursuing officers and closes with the same woman outwitting one of the cops out of his squad car. » 8/03/10 2:30pm 8/03/10 2:30pm

Transit Authority Rap: I Got 99 Problems, And A Bus Ain't One

The Bluegrass State is a strange place, and Louisville, its largest city, is home to some weird and wonderful stuff. If you ever find yourself in the 'Ville and have to ride the bus, use a bike rack. Fool. » 11/24/09 2:00pm 11/24/09 2:00pm