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AP-NV--Nevada Coverage Advisory, NV

November 23, 2018

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Las Vegas bureau at (702) 382-7440 or aplasvegas@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Pacific.

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

TOP STORIES

MARIJUANA LOUNGES-NEVADA

LAS VEGAS — A delegation of state and local officials toured San Francisco marijuana-consumption lounges this week to learn out Nevada might allow the establishments to operate, the Las Vegas Sun reports. UPCOMING: 450 words.

SAME-SEX PARENTS

BOSTON — New policies in Massachusetts, Nevada and a handful of other states mean same-sex partners can quickly and easily secure their parental rights with a simple form at the hospital rather than having to spend thousands of dollars in court to get an adoption. Three years after the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case that gave same-sex couples the right to marry nationwide, lawyers say a patchwork of outdated state laws governing who can be a legal parent presents obstacles for many LGBTQ couples. By Alanna Durkin Richer. SENT: 880 words, photos.

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-THE WORST

PARADISE, Calif. — Northern California’s Camp Fire is quickly moving up the statistical ladder to become the worst wildfire in the history of a state whose topography and climate have long made it a receptacle for devastating blazes. By John Rogers. UPCOMING: 130 words, then longer version.

TRIBAL CASINOS-DISPUTES

PHOENIX — A Scottsdale’s man who didn’t get the winnings he expected from playing a slot machine at an Arizona tribal casino provided him with a learning experience that tribes, not the state, regulate tribal casinos in the state. UPCOMING: 130 words, then longer version.

SPORTS:

BKN--FLAMES-KNIGHTS

LAS VEGAS — The Golden Knights host the Calgary Flames on Friday night. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 6 p.m. EST.

BKC--SOUTHERN UTAH-UNLV

LAS VEGAS — Southern Utah plays UNLV at Thomas & Mack Center.

BKC--LAS VEGAS INVITATIONAL

LAS VEGAS — Kerwin Roach II had a career-high 32 points with seven assists and six steals to lead Texas over No. 7 North Carolina 92-89 in the third round of the Las Vegas Invitational. Texas (5-0) plays in the championship game Friday against No. 11 Michigan State. North Carolina gets No. 17 UCLA in the consolation game. SENT: 1,060 words, photos. UPCOMING: Updates with Friday game results.

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