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AP-CO--Colorado News Coverage Advisory, CO

November 20, 2018

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 303-825-0123 or apdenver@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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



DES MOINES, Iowa — Andrew Turner was driving Iowa’s Democratic candidate for state auditor back to Des Moines last month when a potential presidential contender called to make an introduction. It was one of many such overtures the 23-year-old has fielded. “I’m hearing from them,” said Turner, who managed Rob Sand’s winning campaign for auditor. “They’ve been pretty respectful, congratulating me, but saying we’d love to talk to you more.” By Thomas Beaumont. SENT: 720 words, photo.


DENVER — One person was killed and four others were wounded in a shooting on a downtown Denver street Monday, but it was unclear what caused the violence and no one had been arrested, authorities said. The shooting occurred in a neighborhood of new apartment buildings, restaurants and bars near the Colorado Rockies’ stadium just as the evening rush hour was getting underway. SENT 350 words.


TRAIN HITS CAR — Two people were killed when a freight train struck a car at a rural crossing in northern Colorado.

SENIOR COMMUNITY-EXPLOSION — Workers drilling underground pathways struck buried natural gas lines at a senior living community in east suburban Denver shortly before a fatal explosion that burned several homes.

SHOOTING DEATH-DRUGS — A Kansas City man has been charged with killing a man who had recently made a trip to Colorado, apparently to get marijuana.

COLORADO SKIING — More Colorado ski resorts are opening in time for the holiday weekend thanks to early snow and good snowmaking conditions.

BANK ROBBERY-ARREST — The FBI says an 82-year-old man arrested on suspicion of robbing a bank in Goodyear was wanted by federal authorities for leaving a halfway house.



MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks have been plagued lately by sluggish first-half performances. They got away with it again Monday night. By Rich Rovito. SENT: 700 words, photos.

HIGH POINT-AIR FORCE — Jahaad Proctor scored 28 points with three 3-pointers for his 11th career 20-point game and High Point pulled away from Air Force early to win 69-62 at the Bimini Jam on Monday night.


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.

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