BC-MD--Greater Mid-Atlantic News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, MD
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in the Mid-Atlantic. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to 202-641-9660, 410-837-8315, 804-643-6646 or firstname.lastname@example.org. AP-Mid-Atlantic News Editor Steve McMillan can be reached at 804-643-6646 or email@example.com. Maryland-Delaware News Editor Amanda Kell can be reached at 410-837-8315 or firstname.lastname@example.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Eastern.
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TODAY’S TOP STORIES
BC-VA--MEDICAID EXPANSION: Virginia lawmakers return to Richmond to debate whether to expand Medicaid. The long-running debate has stalled passage of a state budget and threatens a state government shutdown.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Authorities say police responding to a report of a home invasion in Virginia fatally shot one of two suspects. Has moved.
CLINTON, Md. — Authorities say police in Maryland shot and killed an armed suspect at a fast-food restaurant.
OCEAN CITY, Md. — Some restrictions on boardwalk performers in a Maryland beach town have been deemed unconstitutional.
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