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AP-UT--Utah News Coverage Advisory, UT

October 10, 2018

Good morning. Here’s an updated look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Utah.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Salt Lake City bureau at 801-322-3405 or apsaltlake@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Mountain.

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

TOP STORIES:

ICYMI: ELECTION 2018-SENATE-UTAH-ROMNEY DEBATE

SALT LAKE CITY — Mitt Romney said the bitter fight over Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation shows the Supreme Court nominating process is “awful,” a sentiment his Democratic Senate opponent largely shared even though they differed on how to fix it during a Tuesday debate. By Lindsay Whitehurst. SENT: 540 words, photos.

LDS-SOCIAL MEDIA BREAK

SALT LAKE CITY — Some woman candidates for public office, who are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, are worried that a recommended social media break could hurt their campaigns. SENT: 490 words.

SUPREME COURT-IMMIGRATION DETENTION

WASHINGTON — An immigration case before the Supreme Court pits the government against immigrants it wants to deport following crimes they have committed in the United States. By Jessica Gresko. SENT: 420 words. UPCOMING: Updates from morning arguments, photos.

IN BRIEF:

— NAVAJO OFFICIAL-FORGERY: A former official with the Navajo Nation’s Dilkon Chapter has been found guilty of forgery.

SPORTS:

BKN--JAZZ PREVIEW

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz are beginning the season with their roster virtually unchanged and are eager to prove last season’s strong finish offered a snapshot of a climb toward becoming an elite NBA team. One thing is certain. Utah will not be sneaking up on anyone. By John Coon. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 3 p.m. EDT.

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AP is moving election test reports for the November 6, (Utah) general election starting on Monday, October 8:

Mondays from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. MST, 1-3 p.m. EDT (two hours) and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. MST, 11-3 p.m. EDT (four hours).

Last election test is on Monday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. MST, 11-3 p.m. EST, (four hours). No winners will be called during the last test.

These tests are NOT for publication, broadcast or use online. Additional information is available in the election testing advisory found in advisory queues: BC-UT-Utah General Election Testing, Advisory.

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