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News Minute: Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - State officials say last month's jobless rates in 108 Kentucky counties were lower than in July 2013. The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says unemployment rates rose in 10 counties and stayed the same in two.

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters. They were injured injured when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who were taking part in an "ice bucket challenge" in Campbellsville.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The 30-year prison sentence of a western Kentucky woman in the death of her husband has been upheld by the Kentucky Supreme Court. The justices ruled yesterday that 53-year-old Donna Gaines failed to raise any issues that would warrant a new trial or sentencing in the 2009 slaying of Greg Sigler in Ohio County.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has some advice for people taking their boats out in coming weeks, during summer's last days. Boating Education Coordinator Zac Campbell says more and more non-motorized boats such as kayaks and canoes are out on the water and are harder for motor boat operators to see.

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