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BC-TN--Tennessee News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, TN

January 7, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at 615-373-9988 or apnashville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central unless noted. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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

Top Stories:

In Brief:

FATAL POLICE SHOOTING, from MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the identity of a 20-year-old man killed by Memphis police.

DEPUTY SHOOTING, from MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ A sheriff’s office in Tennessee says a deputy has shot and wounded a burglary suspect.

BABY NAMES, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. _ Welcome back as Tennessee’s most popular girl name, Emma.

LEAD HAZARD, from KNOXVILLE, Tenn. _ The federal government has awarded $3.6 million to the Tennessee city of Knoxville to remediate lead in low-income homes.


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