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AP-PA--Pennsylvania News Coverage Advisory, PA

November 30, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage today in Pennsylvania. For questions about the state report, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133. Editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 215-446-6631 or lrosenthal@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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PHILADELPHIA — A judge is expected to sentence state Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown on bribery and other charges after she was convicted of taking thousands in cash from a lobbyist working undercover for prosecutors.


— PITTSBURGH OFFICER-BANK ROBBER — A veteran Pittsburgh police officer stands accused of lying to the FBI during a bank robbery investigation this year.

— WAWA BEER — The convenience store franchise Wawa says it is partnering with a suburban Philadelphia brewery to create a limited edition beer.



PHILADELPHIA — Nigel Bradham played nearly an entire game with a broken thumb that required surgery afterward. Why? The Philadelphia Eagles are fighting for a playoff spot and needed their best linebacker. By Rob Maaddi. AP photos.


PITTSBURGH — JuJu Smith-Schuster wants to get something straight. That 4.52-second 40-yard dash the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver ran at the combine in the spring of 2017? It was a blessing, even if it didn’t feel like it at the time. By Will Graves. AP photos.


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