The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.
William Wheeler arrived from New York at the University of Pikeville hoping to join the Black Student Union. When he found it was inactive, he worked to start it anew, hoping to promote diversity and change people's opinions of Eastern Kentucky.
At Machmer Hall Farm in Paris, Ky., a mare named Maizelle adopted a two-day old colt, whose sire is Animal Kingdom and mother rejected him from birth. Maizelle lost her foal after post-delivery complications.
Jamie Steffen, a private pole vaulting coach based in Lexington, has been banned from official USA Track and Field events for alleged sexual misconduct. Ray Sabbatine, owner of Kentucky Elite Athletics in Shelbyville, Kentucky, fired Steffen.