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AP-CT--Connecticut News Digest 1:30 pm, CT

November 10, 2018

Editors, news directors:

Good afternoon. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Connecticut.

Alanna Durkin Richer is on the desk until 5 p.m. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and can be directed to Mike Melia at 860-246-6876 or mmelia@ap.org.

New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or bkole@ap.org. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or bsikes@ap.org.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date.

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


— BUS CRASH - PRINCETON- YALE — Police say a coach bus carrying Princeton University students heading to a football game at Yale has crashed into a building in Connecticut, sending four of them to the hospital with minor injuries.

— BRIDGE ILLUMINATION — Connecticut’s “Q Bridge” will glow in red, white and blue this weekend in honor of Veterans Day.

— PEDESTRIAN KILLED — Police say a woman was struck and killed by a car overnight in West Haven.

— TROOPERS BECOMING TEACHERS — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is urging service members and veterans, in honor of Veterans Day, to consider a state program that helps them become teachers in Connecticut.


FBC-PRINCETON-YALE — Princeton plays Yale at Yale Bowl. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merits.


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