AP-CO--Colorado News Coverage Advisory, CO
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Colorado. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Colleen Slevin at 303-825-0123 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Colleen Slevin is on the desk, followed by Thomas Peipert.
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The University of Denver has agreed to a $2.6 million settlement in a lawsuit over seven female law professors who were paid less than male colleagues. A federal judge is set to consider the agreement Thursday morning. By Kathleen Foody. Developing from 10 a.m. hearing. With AP Photos.
COLORADO LEGISLATURE-SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
DENVER — Colorado lawmakers passed 432 bills during their just-concluded 2018 session. But despite the tumult over a spate of sexual misconduct cases, they decided to let next year’s leaders adopt updates to a harassment policy that could provide stricter ground rules for deterring bad behavior, punishing it and letting voters know about it. Leaders of the House and Senate decided to appoint an interim committee to hash out recommendations made by a Denver-based human resources firm this summer. Parsing confidentiality issues, training, hiring human resources professionals and separating politics from investigations couldn’t be done amid the onslaught of legislative business, they agreed. By James Anderson. SENT: 768 words, photos.
SCHOOL SHOOTING THREAT
BERWYN, Pa. — When 12-year-old Nora Nissenbaum told a boy from her class she wasn’t interested in him anymore, he started texting her images of Adolf Hitler and insults such as “dirty Jew.” Nora’s parents contacted her suburban Philadelphia middle school and police. Soon after, word spread that the boy had supposedly threatened to take a gun to class and target 33 people, including Nora. By Alexandra Villarreal. SENT: 1,087 words, photos.
SAN FRANCISCO — Right-hander Jeff Samardzija (1-2, 6.94 ERA) pitches the opener against Colorado in the Giants’ first matchup of 2018 with the division rival Rockies. By Janie McCauley. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos from game that starts at 8:15 p.m.
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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Colorado and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click “All” or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.