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

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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:

POLICE SHOOTING-DOMESTIC, from SOMERSET, Ky. _ A police officer in Kentucky is accused of shooting and wounding his 24-year-old son in what state police described as a “domestic dispute altercation.”

EARNS-HUMANA, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ Humana Inc. (HUM) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $940 million.

SOLAR POWER, from FRANKFORT, Ky. _ Kentucky regulators are seeking input on implementing a new law changing the way utility customers receive credit for electricity generated from solar panels and other renewable sources.


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