Kentucky

  • Brutal cold returns to midwest for extended stay 27-01-2014 11:29 AM

    A persistent weather pattern driving bitterly cold air south out of the Arctic will cause temperatures from Minnesota to Kentucky to plummet on Monday, turning this winter into one of the coldest on record in some areas. For about 2 1/2 days, actual temperatures will range from the teens to...
  • US: Freezing climate forces jail escapist to surrender 08-01-2014 02:44 PM

    Just how cold is it in the US? Apparently cold enough for an escaped prisoner to turn himself in. Authorities say the inmate escaped from a minimum security facility in Kentucky on Sunday. As temperatures dropped far below freezing on Monday, they say he walked into a motel and asked...
  • US: 90-year-old cyclist covers 1497 km journey from Kentucky to Florida 23-09-2013 02:46 PM

    Age proved to be no bar for this daring 90-year-old man who has just finished a marathon 1497 kilometres long journey on a cycle from Kentucky to Florida. Bert Blevens set off on August 20 and stayed in hotels along the way during his epic journey. It took him 21...
  • US man kills wife to relieve her of breast cancer pain, informs police 30-08-2013 09:21 AM

    A Kentucky man called 911 just minutes after killing his wife, sobbing and confessing to a dispatcher that he fatally shot the cancer-stricken woman, and asking to take a last look at her before his arrest, according to recordings released on Thursday. Ernest Chris Chumbley, 48, cries throughout the 16-minute...
  • Patna: KFC outlet running without a licence sealed 14-12-2012 01:36 PM

    Patna: Bihar's first Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlet has been sealed after it was found to be running without a licence, state Food Commissioner Sanjay Kumar said on Friday. "KFC's newly opened outlet was sealed by concerned officials after the franchisee failed to produce a licence to run it," Sanjay...
  • KFC statement on worms found in chicken at its outlet 10-10-2012 02:00 PM

    New Delhi: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't...
  • Kerala: Worms found in fried chicken at KFC outlet 09-10-2012 11:26 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't maintain...
  • Rescue continues in US tornado zone, 39 dead 04-03-2012 08:39 AM

    Kentucky: Rescue teams and residents combed through storm-wracked towns to assess damage on Saturday from a chain of tornadoes that cut a 1,000-mile swath of destruction from the Midwest to the Gulf of Mexico, as the death toll crept up to at least 39 people. The fast-moving twisters spawned by...
  • Tornadoes slam US Midwest, at least 27 dead 03-03-2012 11:51 AM

    Indianapolis: Powerful tornadoes ripped through the US midsection on Friday, killing at least 27 people in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio as they splintered homes, damaged a prison and tossed around vehicles across the region. At least 13 people were killed in southern Indiana, another 12 in neighbouring Kentucky and two...
  • 6-year-old girl patted down at US airport 14-04-2011 11:37 AM

    New Orleans: The parents of a 6-year-old American girl who got a pat-down at an airport security checkpoint earlier this month said on Wednesday that there should be different screening procedures for children. Dr Todd and Selena Drexel of Bowling Green, Kentucky, said that daughter Anna was confused by the...
  • No clear reason yet why it's raining birds 05-01-2011 04:28 PM

    About 5000 birds fell out of the sky on the New Year's eve in Arkansas. ...
  • Mystery bird deaths spreading in US, Sweden 05-01-2011 03:57 PM

    New York, Stockholm: The mysterious incident of birds falling from the sky has gone beyond United States now. Dozens of jackdaws were found dead in Sweden after several cases in Kentucky and Louisiana. Five of the dead jackdaws found in the city of Falkoping were being tested. Earlier about 450...
  • Poll: Hillary wins Kentucky, but Obama leading 21-05-2008 09:17 AM

    Mumbai: Despite having played a crucial part in his team's comprehensive nine-wicket win with a blazing 82-run knock, Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Chris Gayle credited his team's bowlers for setting up the victory over Mumbai Indians in the IPL 5 on Wednesday. RCB pacer R Vinay Kumar bowled a devastating...
  • Obama-Clinton battle heats up as Kentucky goes to polls 20-05-2008 03:21 AM

    Kolkata: After slumping to their fifth consecutive defeat in the ongoing Indian Premier League, Pune Warriors wicket-keeping coach Deep Dasgupta on Saturday said the Sourav Ganguly-led side was failing to capitalise on crucial moments which was harming their cause. "There have been a lot of close matches. It was always...
  • Bangalore student's death in US still a mystery 08-02-2008 08:52 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson feels the struggling batting line-up of the hosts can rise to the occasion if India are generous enough to give them an achievable target on the final day of the second Test here on Saturday. India ended day four at 229 for three in...
  • Plane carrying 50 crashes in Kentucky 27-08-2006 07:40 PM

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