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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says an immediate, outside review is looking into accusations that its acting director has misused state funds.

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has picked Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch to become the new director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

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Illinois' Medicaid program will soon provide preventative dental care for almost half a million low-income residents.

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Kentucky's attorney general says jail canteen funds should not be used to purchase security cameras in jails.

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A bipartisan group of Kentucky lawmakers is writing a bill to legalize and regulate sports betting in the state.

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Western Kentucky says its men's golf coach has died in a bicycling accident.

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A longtime Tennessee lawmaker who had expressed interest in running for House speaker says he won't seek re-election.

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For generations, coal power has fueled American prosperity. But for each shovelful thrown into the furnaces, a pile of ash was left in its place.

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A federal prosecutor says a jury hasn't reached a verdict in the Kentucky trial of lobbyist James Sullivan in a federal bribery investigation involving state contracts. Assistant U.S. Attorney Andy Boone said deliberations will continue Monday.

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Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has made an appointment to fill an open seat for a county judge-executive.

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