Here is the latest Kentucky news from The Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Fire officials in Metro Louisville say they have found a woman dead after a blaze at an apartment building. Firefighters were called to the scene early this morning and found smoke coming from the second floor of the two-story building.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell has received the endorsement of the Kentucky Federation of College Republicans. The group's central committee voted unanimously to support McConnell at a retreat in Elizabethtown last weekend. McConnell is seeking re-election to a sixth term next year.

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Baptist church leaders are in Paducah for the annual meeting of the Kentucky Baptist Convention. The meeting today at Lone Oak First Baptist Church will include the election of a president and votes on resolutions.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Nearly 200 authors and illustrators are lined up for this year's Kentucky Book Fair. It's set for Saturday in Frankfort. Best-selling mystery writer Sue Grafton of Louisville, University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino and Kentucky poet and author Wendell Berry headline the 32nd annual event.