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

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A jury says a former priest convicted of sexually abusing a teenage boy in Louisville should serve a 15-year prison sentence. James Schook's attorneys had asked for a more lenient sentence since the 66-year-old has late-stage cancer. He will be formally sentenced on May 30.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The state Supreme Court says religious institutions may hire and fire people from strictly religious jobs as they see fit but could face legal action if an employment contract is involved. The justices reinstated lawsuits brought by two former staff members at the Lexington Theological Seminary.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A former Northern Kentucky University athletic director has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $300,000 for personal use. Attorney General Jack Conway says Scott Eaton has agreed to serve 10 years in prison and pay restitution to the school.

NEW YORK (AP) - Miley Cyrus is postponing more concerts. She remains in a hospital for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. Her rep says the singer won't perform in Nashville tomorrow and Louisville on Saturday. Those concerts will be rescheduled. Cyrus suffered from a sinus infection last week.

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