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AP-RI--Rhode Island News Digest 1:30 pm, RI

November 12, 2018

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

AP Providence reporter Jennifer McDermott can be reached at 401-274-2270 or jmcdermott@ap.org

Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Boston bureau at 617-357-8100 or 800-882-1407.

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A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Eastern.

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

TOP STORIES

SPORTS BETTING

A delay in the start of sports betting in Rhode Island is costing the state millions in expected revenue. The budget passed in June included $23.5 million in revenue from sports betting, assuming an Oct. 1 start. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.

IN BRIEF:

— DEADLY ROLLOVER: Authorities have released the names of the victims of a single-vehicle crash in Cranston over the weekend.

— ROOF CRASH: Police in Rhode Island say a serious crash resulted in a car striking two houses in North Providence. SENT.

SPORTS:

STEADY TITANS

The Tennessee Titans insist they’ve learned their lesson on how to handle a winning streak after a three-game skid wiped out a 3-1 start. Now they’re 5-4 with back-to-back wins and preparing to visit Indianapolis. By Pro Football Writer Teresa M. Walker. UPCOMING: 575 words, photos by 5:30 p.m. ET.

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