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BC-KY--Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY

January 25, 2019

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(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell 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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. _ A Republican state senator in Kentucky has filed to run for attorney general a few hours after his colleague withdrew.

In Brief:

_INMATE DEATH, from Frankfort: Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at a Kentucky jail.

_SCHOLARSHIPS-TAX CREDIT, from Frankfort: School choice supporters in Kentucky are urging state lawmakers to support a tax credit program aimed at boosting private school scholarships.

_BINGO HALL SHOOTING, from Evansville, Ind.: A southwestern Indiana man who police say opened fire inside a Veterans of Foreign Wars post crowded with people playing bingo has been ordered held on a $10 million bond.


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