Related topics

AP-NJ--New Jersey News Coverage Advisory, NJ

August 9, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Jersey. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the AP_New Jersey bureau at 609-392-3622. News editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 609-392-3622 or lrosenthal@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.



NEWARK — Gov. Phil Murphy attends briefing on New Jersey Transit. By David Porter.

Eds: Briefing scheduled for 11 a.m.


— NORTHEAST CORRIDOR RAIL SERVICE — New Jersey Transit says a person was struck and killed along the tracks on the Northeast Corridor line, and rail service on both NJ Transit and Amtrak has been suspended between Trenton and New York’s Penn Station.

— SCHOOL PRINCIPAL-CHILD PORN — The principal of a southern New Jersey high school is facing child pornography charges.

— STOCKON UNIVERSITY-ATLANTIC CLUB — Stockton University’s board of trustees has given approval for the purchase of a former casino site near a campus slated to open next month in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

— NEW JERSEY RATTLESNAKE — Authorities have relocated a venomous timber rattlesnake after a woman in New Jersey found it under her car.

— LIBRARY-BEDBUG INFESTATION — A bedbug infestation has forced New Jersey officials to close a branch of the Atlantic County Library.


If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

Update hourly