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News Minute: Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A former University of Kentucky basketball player was fired from his job in the state Labor Cabinet after working there for 2 1/2 months. Winston Bennett, who played at Kentucky in the 1980s, was fired Oct. 12 from his $73,500-a-year state job.

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A man shot by police in south central Kentucky after a chase has died of his wounds in a hospital. Kentucky State Police say 18-year-old Brian Calvert of Scottsville was shot by officers at the end of the pursuit early Saturday morning in Warren County.

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Nearly 100 years after the end of World War I, a team of aviation enthusiasts in Kentucky is restoring the first warplane built in America _ the Dayton-Wright DH4

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Federal authorities in Kentucky say the arrests of several people accused of stealing personal information from gas pumps is just the start of a crackdown on credit card skimmers. U.S. Attorney Russell M. Coleman said Friday that the eight people ensnared so far in the investigation were able to target thousands of victims in the Louisville area alone.

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