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BC-KY--Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY

May 14, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern unless noted otherwise.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

Top Stories:

In Brief:

YOUTH EXPLORERS-KENTUCKY, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ A federal judge has delayed the sentencing of a former Kentucky police officer who admitted to sexually abusing minors in the departments now defunct youth program.

BILLBOARD-SKELETON FOUND, from HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. _ A North Carolina man has been indicted on a murder charge decades after his son’s skeletal remains were found under a highway billboard.

INMATE DEATH, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ A Kentucky inmate found unresponsive in his Louisville cell has died, and a jail official says he may have died of natural causes.

VETERAN-LEGION OF HONOR, from WILMORE, Ky. _ A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinction.

COURTS EDUCATION, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ People who want to know more about Kentucky legal and judicial systems can attend a session this week in Louisville.

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