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AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest, KY

July 15, 2018

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. John Raby 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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.

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.

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — While Gov. Matt Bevin’s controversial remarks this month about the West Louisville Chess Club sparked a backlash in the community, fifth-grader Keyaira Thompson wasn’t giving it too much thought. She just wanted to win against her older sister, Kaleisha. By Zahria Rogers, The Courier Journal.

In Brief:

—TODDLER DROWNING-KENTUCKY, from Burlington: Police in Kentucky say a toddler has drowned in a backyard swimming pool.

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