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

February 14, 2019

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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:

BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INVESTMENTS

OMAHA _ Warren Buffett’s company is expected to file a quarterly update on its U.S. stock portfolio on Thursday. Berkshire Hathaway’s holdings are always closely scrutinized because many investors want to know what Buffett is buying and selling because of his remarkably successful record. By Business Writer Josh Funk. UPCOMING: 300-350 words developing from afternoon filing. Eds: Note photo.

XGR--NEBRASKA LEGISLATURE

LINCOLN _ The Associated Press is monitoring developments in the Nebraska Legislature. Story on merits.

FROM AP MEMBERS:

ZOO GROWING BIGGER _ An already sizable expansion project at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo is growing even bigger as more donations than hoped for pour in. UPCOMING: 300 words.

IN BRIEF:

MISSING MAN-ARRESTS _ A second man accused of a fatal Lincoln beating over a drug debt has been imprisoned.

CUMING COUNTY FATALITY _ A driver will be sentenced in April for his role in a three-vehicle accident in northeast Nebraska.

SPORTS:

BKW--NEBRASKA-MARYLAND

COLLEGE PARK, Md. _ Riding a seven-game winning streak and atop the Big Ten standings, No. 7 Maryland takes on Nebraska. By David Ginsburg. UPCOMING: 600 words. Game starts at 7 p.m.

BKC--BIG TEN THIS WEEK

No. 24 Maryland visits No. 6 Michigan on Saturday for the top game of the weekend in the Big Ten. By Eric Olson. SENT: 720 words, photos.

SPORTS IN BRIEF:

BKC--SOUTH DAKOTA ST-NEBRASKA-OMAHA _ South Dakota State plays Nebraska-Omaha at Baxter Arena.

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