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AP-NE--Nebraska News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NE

September 6, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central. For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

UPCOMING TODAY:

PRIEST ABUSE-NEBRASKA

LINCOLN — The state’s top prosecutor has asked Nebraska’s Roman Catholic bishops for records of allegations and investigations dating back decades. UPCOMING: 300 words

IN BRIEF:

ROAD RAGE CRASH — A driver who drove his vehicle into another driver in a Lincoln road rage incident has been sent to prison.

TRAPPED UNDER BUILDING — Authorities have rescued a man who called 911 for help while trapped under a collapsed building in northeast Nebraska.

SPORTS:

FBC--BIG TEN THIS WEEK

The Big Ten’s game of the week pits Colorado against Nebraska. The teams battled each other as Big 12 rivals until 2010. It’s also the one-week-late debut of Nebraska coach Scott Frost. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.

FBC--BIG TEN-FIRED-UP FOES

Penn State-Pittsburgh and Iowa State-Iowa are among the in-state nonconference battles in the Big Ten this week. The ones involving directional schools — Western Michigan at Michigan and Western Illinois at Illinois — aren’t to be forgotten. Those games create lifetime memories for the underdogs, win or lose, and the favorites must be on guard. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos.

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