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BC-CT--Connecticut News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, CT

December 7, 2018

Editors, news directors:

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Connecticut. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and can be directed to Mike Melia at 860-246-6876 or mmelia@ap.org.

New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or bkole@ap.org. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or bsikes@ap.org.

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

A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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

IN BRIEF:

_ TRIPLE KILLING-APPEAL: The last man sentenced to death in Connecticut has been resentenced to life in prison for the killings of a woman, her 9-year-old daughter and a Good Samaritan in Bridgeport. SENT: 130 words.

SPORTS:

BKC--HURLEY HOMECOMING

Dan Hurley was teaching high school history in 2001 when he looked out the window and saw smoke rising from the twin towers in New York. This weekend, Hurley returns home to New Jersey as head coach of UConn to play Florida State in an event honoring those killed in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, including people he knew. He expects to be emotional. By Pat Eaton-Robb. UPCOMING: 400 words, photos by 4 p.m.

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