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Louisville reaches a $12 million settlement with family of Breonna Taylor

Louisville reaches a $12 million settlement with family of Breonna Taylor

The city of Louisville, Kentucky has agreed to a $12 million financial settlement with the family of Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old EMT who police shot to death in her apartment during a late-night raid in March, according to the New York Times. The details of the settlement are expected to be announced on Tuesday afternoon…
“Directly at us”: Louisville law enforcement shoots reporters with pepper bullets

“Directly at us”: Louisville law enforcement shoots reporters with pepper bullets

On Friday night video footage captured a law enforcement officer shooting journalists covering the George Floyd protests in Louisville, Kentucky, with what appear to be pepper balls — continuing a disturbing trend of unwarranted assaults on press covering the uprisings. On Friday night, WAVE 3’s Kaitlin Rust was live on television reporting on the unrest…
Louisville Issues New Warrant Law After Police Killed Breonna Taylor In Her Home

Louisville Issues New Warrant Law After Police Killed Breonna Taylor In Her Home

Taylor’s family filed a lawsuit earlier this month claiming wrongful death, use of excessive force, and gross negligence on behalf of the officers. The family’s attorneys also called for an end to the use of “no-knock” warrants, a case they made before the Metro Council Public Safety Committee on Wednesday. "Narcotics investigations do not justify…
A Week In Louisville, KY, On A $44,000 Salary

A Week In Louisville, KY, On A $44,000 Salary

11 a.m. — I get to the grocery store and realize I left my wallet at home, which is very unlike me. Discouraged, I head to the bank and see if a new feature they told me about is working yet. I pull up to the ATM and sure enough, there is an option for…
A Week In Louisville, KY, On A $32,000 Salary

A Week In Louisville, KY, On A $32,000 Salary

2 p.m. — Once I'm back in Louisville, I decide to head to Trader Joe's, thinking it won't be as crowded as usual because it's a Friday before schools have let out. I'm wrong, so incredibly wrong, and it's the ninth layer of hell inside the store. Quickly, I try to navigate the aisles, but…

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