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News Minute: Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. EST

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LONDON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky authorities say a teenage boy has been arrested for a social media post in which he allegedly threatened to bring a gun to school. Kentucky State Police said Monday the 13-year-old boy is being held on a terroristic threatening charge.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's attorney general has filed another lawsuit against a pharmaceutical distributor linked to a pipeline inundating the state with highly addictive opioid painkillers. Ohio-based Cardinal Health on Monday became Attorney General Andy Beshear's latest target.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Police say two Kentucky teenagers have been arrested on charges of making terroristic threats after they allegedly used another teen's image on social media to threaten a school district. Media outlets report Nicholasville police arrested 19-year-old Tristan H. Kelly and 18-year-old Cody T. Ritchey on Sunday. Nicholasville Police Officer Kevin Grimes says the threats were made on Snapchat. He says an image was used of a boy with a gun who was not involved with the threats.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul has appeared in Arizona to embrace the U.S. Senate candidacy of former state legislator Kelli Ward, praising her as a fellow "constitutional conservative" who supports privacy rights. Ward is running in a hotly contested Republican primary to succeed retiring Republican Sen. Jeff Flake.

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