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

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Xerox is adding 400 full-time jobs and another 800 full-time seasonal positions at its call center operation in Lexington. The company says the jobs will be added by the end of the year to support an expanding number of clients.

BENTON, Ill. (AP) - A man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery has been scheduled for another federal court appearance. A judge has ordered James Nathaniel Watts to appear Oct. 1 in Benton. One of those killed was 52-year-old Nita Jo Smith of Wickliffe, Kentucky.

BEREA, Ky. (AP) - Berea's City Council is holding a forum to discuss an upcoming vote on an ordinance that prohibits discrimination against gays. The forum will be held at 6:30 EDT tonight at the Folk Center on Jefferson Street.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - An Australian company is looking to put an office in Louisville that the company says would create 250 jobs with wages at $20 per hour. Computershare says it is considering spending $12 million to open a location in Louisville.

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