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BC-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY

May 15, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New York. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Kiley Armstrong at 212-621-1670.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.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A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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

POLICE-CHOKEHOLD-DEATH

NEW YORK _ An autopsy that found a chokehold caused Eric Garner’s death in 2014 is expected to be a focus on Wednesday when a disciplinary trial resumes for the officer involved, Daniel Pantaleo. By Michael R. Sisak. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.

TWA TERMINAL HOTEL

NEW YORK _ A 1962 TWA terminal at New York’s Kennedy Airport is scheduled to reopen as a sleek hotel that will attempt to replicate the original building’s jet age glamour. By Verena Dobnik.

HKN--SABRES-KRUEGER

BUFFALO, N.Y. _ Ralph Krueger is returning to North America to coach the Buffalo Sabres in a bid to turn around the once-proud franchise in the midst of an eight-year playoff drought. By Hockey Writer John Wawrow. SENT: 764 words, photo.

IN BRIEF:

_ HIGH WATER-SHOREBIRDS: High water in the Great Lakes may spell trouble for the piping plover, an endangered bird that builds its nests on shorelines.

_ ALGAL WARNINGS: Scientists are collaborating on a high-tech early warning system to detect harmful algal blooms in the Finger Lakes.

_ DRUG PRICES-ADVOCATES: Cuomo administration officials say they support efforts by AARP to stem the rising cost of prescription drugs for New Yorkers.

_ CANALS OPENING: Part of the New York State Canal System is opening Friday for recreational boaters, but several sections remain closed due to high water from heavy rain.

_ SOTHEBY’S-MONET: One of Claude Monet’s iconic paintings of haystacks has fetched a record $110.7 million at an auction in New York. With photo.

_ DOGFISH HARVEST: Federal regulators say there will be a reduction this year in the harvest of a species of shark that is subject to commercial fishing.

If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to apnyc@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.