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BC-MI--Michigan News Coverage Advisory, MI

January 22, 2019

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Michigan. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the AP-Detroit bureau at 800-642-4125 or 313-259-0650 or apmichigan@ap.org. David Runk is on the desk. AP-Michigan News Editor Roger Schneider can be reached at 313-259-0650 or rschneider@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Eastern.

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



A group of five black men shouting vulgar insults while protesting centuries of oppression. Dozens of white Catholic high school students visiting Washington for a rally to end abortion. And Native Americans marching to end injustice for indigenous peoples across the globe who have seen their lands overrun by outside settlers. The three groups met for just a few minutes Friday at the base of the Lincoln Memorial, an encounter captured in videos that went viral over the weekend _ and again cast a spotlight on a polarized nation that doesn’t appear to agree on anything. By Jeffrey Collins. SENT: 930 words, photos.


KOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. _ A police officer is shot during a traffic stop in Saginaw County. Police say the Saginaw Township officer was shot as he approached a vehicle in the wee hours Tuesday. His condition is described as “somewhat stable.” SENT: 130 words. Developing.



_ UP JUDGE: The first full-time federal judge in the Upper Peninsula is retiring after more than 30 years.



ANN ARBOR, Mich. _ Minnesota plays No. 5 Michigan at Crisler Arena.


EDMONTON, Alberta _ The Detroit Red Wings play the Edmonton Oilers.


ANN ARBOR, Mich. _ Rashan Gary is living his dream as the founder and CEO of his own sports agency. The defensive end, projected to be one of the top picks in the NFL draft, has fulfilled a vision he had as a high school star in New Jersey and developed in his mind the past three years at Michigan. By Larry Lage. SENT: 750 words, photo.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to apmichigan@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

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