November 17, 2011 - 5:56pm
McConnel concluded that adding to current sanctions against Iran by targeting the Central Bank of Iran would constitute one of the few remaining actions—short of an embargo of Iranian shipping and military intervention—to slow or end the Iranian nuclear program.
Kentucky’s senior senator, U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, came to the Senate floor this morning and spoke in favor of a proposed amendment to the Defense Authorization Bill that he introduced on behalf of Sen. Mark Kirk (Rep., Ill.). The amendment would impose sanctions...
November 15, 2011 - 10:07pm
Welch asked Meiners whether he "called Cromity a liar 15 times," on his afternoon radio program. Meiners acknowledged he had and that he did it again "two more (times) today."
All the talk around the Hall of Justice today was about yesterday’s battle royal, fought to the finish in Judge Jennifer Wilcox’s Division 101 traffic court. Two heavy-weights—local radio and television personality Terry Meiners, and LMPD’s star traffic cop Sam Cromity...
November 15, 2011 - 4:26pm
“The hiring of a new chief is an important and critical decision and I want as much input as possible.”
Louisville is in the market for a new police chief, and Mayor Greg Fischer is starting his search close to home this time. Yesterday Fischer announced a four-step process that includes community meetings in all 26 Metro Council districts to aid in the selection of a new chief of the...
November 14, 2011 - 6:55pm
"Americans have rejected the law's mandate that they must buy government-approved health insurance, and I hope the Supreme Court will do the same."
The United States Supreme Court announced Monday that it has scheduled oral arguments for next March on the numerous pending appeals challenging the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's massive and controversial health care overhaul. The Court’s current term, which started...
November 14, 2011 - 1:53pm
Occupy Louisville is holding a 7 day event about issues that gave rise to the occupation movement including health care, campaign finance reform and quality of life.
This week, from Sunday November 13th through Saturday November 19th, Occupy Louisville is showing its solidarity with the Louisville community at large.