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BC-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY

January 2, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New York. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Kiley Armstrong at 212-621-1670.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.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A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.


NEW YORK _ Sounding like the presidential candidate he insists he is not, Gov. Andrew Cuomo unleashed an energetic attack against President Donald Trump’s policies Tuesday, pledging New York will lead the nation forward with the most progressive agenda in state history. By Stephen R. Groves. SENT: 640 words, photos.


ALBANY, N.Y _ New York’s Legislature is set to be sworn in Wednesday, with both houses now controlled by Democrats and Gov. Andrew Cuomo promoting an aggressive agenda. By David Klepper. Upcoming 350 words by 4 p.m. Photos.


NEW YORK _ A federal judge schedules a hearing in the case alleging secret payments to the families of top-tier college basketball recruits to influence their choices of schools, apparel companies and agents. Three defendants were convicted of fraud charges in the case last year and four others are set for trial this year. Developing from 11 a.m. hearing. Photos staffing.


The New Orleans Pelicans visit the Brooklyn Nets. Game starts at 7:30 p.m. With photos.


WEST POINT, N.Y. _ Bucknell plays Army at Christl Arena. Game starts at 7 p.m.


_ HARTFORD STABBING: A man police say stabbed his girlfriend 30 times and kidnapped her 6-year-old son on New Year’s Day has been captured in New York City.

_ TEACHERS-POTTY TRAINING BACKLASH: A Buffalo teachers’ union is calling on the public school system to create a potty training policy, arguing teachers are not contracted to change diapers.

_ ANTI-GUN VIOLENCE-FUNDING: Seven organizations across New York state are splitting more than $3 million in state funding to curb gun violence and help people impacted by shootings.

_ FATAL BOATING ACCIDENT: Authorities have released the names of two men who died during a New Year’s Eve fishing trip in a suburban New York reservoir.

_ HOUSE FIRE-LONG ISLAND: Fire officials say an unattended candle caused the house fire on Long Island that killed a 68-year-old woman and her 4-year-old granddaughter.

If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to apnyc@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867.

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