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

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are visiting Fort Campbell to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair. Obama and Biden are expected to be at the military post on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line on Wednesday to deliver remarks to more than 1,000 service members and military spouses.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says more than 413,410 people have signed up for health insurance through Kentucky's marketplace in the first enrollment period that ended March 31. Beshear announced the numbers Tuesday and said 330,615 people qualified for Medicaid coverage.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Customized rifles and pocket knives that helped lead to the downfall of former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer are being auctioned off next month. The former Kentucky basketball star pleaded guilty last fall in a government corruption case and is serving 27 months in federal prison.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky forward Julius Randle will leave after one season to enter the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections. The 6-foot-9 Dallas native was part of Kentucky's best recruiting class ever and average 15 points and 10.4 rebounds per game.

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