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Churchill Downs: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 24, 2024 16:12 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs Inc. (CHDN) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $209.3 million. The Louisville, Kentucky-based company said it had profit of $2.79 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $2.89...

Stock Yards: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 24, 2024 07:54 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Stock Yards Bancorp Inc. (SYBT) on Wednesday reported net income of $27.6 million in its second quarter. The Louisville, Kentucky-based bank said it had earnings of 94 cents per share. The holding company for Stock...

Man pleads guilty to federal charges in attack on Louisville mayoral candidate

Jul. 19, 2024 19:43 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused of shooting at Louisville's current mayor when he was a candidate in 2022 pleaded guilty Friday to federal charges stemming from the attack. Quintez Brown pleaded guilty to interfering with a federally protected activity and...

Churchill Downs rescinds Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert's suspension effective immediately

Jul. 19, 2024 17:25 PM EDT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs rescinds Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert's suspension effective immediately.

Republic Bancorp: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 19, 2024 08:19 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republic Bancorp Inc. (RBCAA) on Friday reported net income of $25.2 million in its second quarter. The Louisville, Kentucky-based bank said it had earnings of $1.30 per share. The holding company for Republic Bank...

Pennsylvania bishop Sean Rowe elected new leader of Episcopal Church. He's the youngest since 1789

Jun. 26, 2024 16:38 PM EDT

Sean Rowe, a 49-year-old bishop from western Pennsylvania, on Wednesday became the youngest person ever elected as leader of the Episcopal Church. He immediately issued a sobering call for the church, which has faced division and chronic membership loss, to confront an “existential...

Louisville police chief resigns after mishandling sexual harassment claims

Jun. 25, 2024 17:17 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville's police chief, suspended earlier this month over mishandling a sexual harassment claim about an officer, has resigned, Mayor Craig Greenberg said Tuesday. Jacquelyn Gwinn-Villaroel became the third full-time Louisville police chief to resign or be...

Today in History: June 23, Title IX signed into law

Jun. 23, 2024 00:18 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, June 23, the 175th day of 2024. There are 191 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 23, 1972, President Richard Nixon signed into law Title IX, barring discrimination on the basis of sex for “any education...

One dead, seven injured after shooting at Kentucky nightclub

Jun. 22, 2024 14:18 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — One person is dead and seven others were injured after a shooting at a Kentucky nightclub early Saturday morning, authorities say. Louisville Metro Police Department officials said they responded to a call of several people shot at the H20 nightclub in...

Friedl and Candelario homer off Peralta as Reds edge Brewers 6-5

Jun. 14, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — TJ Friedl went 3 for 5 with a homer and the Cincinnati Reds withstood a five-error performance and a ninth-inning comeback attempt to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 on Friday night. Jeimer Candelario also went deep for the Reds, who won for the ninth time in their...