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BC-NM--New Mexico News Coverage Advisory, NM

May 16, 2019

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Mexico. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to 505-822-9022 or apalbuquerque@ap.org

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Mountain.

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

TOP STORIES:

FACEBOOK-DATA CENTER

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. _ Facebook has more than doubled its New Mexico footprint with the purchase of more than 400 acres near its new data center, but is remaining silent on its purpose. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Longer version, photos.

TRUMP-IMMIGRATION

WASHINGTON _ A new immigration proposal from Trump focuses on beefing up border security and rethinking the green card system. By Jill Colvin and Alan Fram. SENT: 1,030 words, photos. UPCOMING: 1,100 words after 2:30 p.m. EDT remarks.

IN BRIEF:

_ CALL CENTER-LAYOFFS: Nearly 200 employees in southern New Mexico face layoffs with the planned closure of a unit in a Las Cruces call support center.

_ CODE TALKER-SERVICES: The funeral service for a Navajo Code Talker will be held this week in Chinle, Arizona.

SPORTS

BKN--TRAIL BLAZERS-WARRIORS

OAKLAND, Calif. _ Stephen Curry and the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors try to take a 2-0 lead on the Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference finals. By Janie McCauley. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos. Starts 6 p.m. PDT.

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