Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT.

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TOP STORIES

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TRUMP-DRUG PRICES — President Donald Trump's long-promised plan to bring down drug prices would mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder." Instead he focuses on private competition and more openness to reduce America's prescription pain. By Matthew Perrone and Jill Colvin. SENT: 1,110 words, photos, video.

IRAQ — Polls have opened across Iraq in the first national election since the declaration of victory over the Islamic State group. After weeks of official campaigning, no clear front-runner has emerged as Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi faces stiff competition from political parties with closer ties to Iran. By Qassim Abdul-Zahra. SENT: 490 words, photos. With: IRAQ ELECTION-GLANCE (sent).

TRUMP-FUEL ECONOMY — Addressing a key concern for manufacturers, President Donald Trump has instructed his administration to explore negotiations with California on achieving a single fuel economy standard for the nation during a meeting with auto industry executives. By Tom Krisher and Ken Thomas. SENT: 920 words, photos, video.

NORTH KOREA-TRAVELING WITH POMPEO — It started with quiet words from State Department officials: Apply for a new passport. Vague as it was, their instruction left little doubt where we would be traveling: North Korea. AP Diplomatic Writer Matthew Lee describes Pompeo's secretly planned trip that secured the freedom of three Americans. SENT: 1,700 words, photos, video. With UNITED STATES-NORTH KOREA — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he told North Korea's leader that he hopes one day their two countries will be "close partners." SENT: 590 words, photos, video.

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WASHINGTON/POLITICS

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MCCAIN — John McCain is not signing off quietly. As in so much of the senator's extraordinary life, the rebellious Republican is facing this challenging chapter — battling brain cancer — in his own rule-breaking way, stirring up old fights and starting new ones. Rarely has the sickbed been so lively. SENT: 780 words, photo.

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NATIONAL

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HAWAII VOLCANO — Hawaii tourism officials are hoping Kilauea's eruption won't deter travelers from visiting the state's largest island, even as geologists warn the volcano could soon shoot large boulders out of its summit. SENT: 120 words, photos, video.

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INTERNATIONAL

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MALAYSIA-NAJIB — Malaysia's Immigration Department says former scandal-ridden Prime Minister Najib Razak and his wife are barred from leaving the country, shortly after he announced plans for a short holiday. SENT: 450 words, photos.

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BUSINESS/ECONOMY

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UNITED STATES-EMIRATES-AIRLINE COMPETITION — The United States and the United Arab Emirates sign a deal resolving a years-old spat over alleged unfair competition in the U.S. by Emirati national carriers. SENT: 810 words, photo.

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ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT

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TIME'S UP-R KELLY — A defiant R. Kelly took the stage in North Carolina, in spite of efforts to silence him over his treatment of women. Women's groups had urged the Greensboro Coliseum to cancel, days after Kelly was disinvited from a concert in Chicago. Kelly denies abusing anyone and faces no current criminal charges. SENT: 570 words, photos, video.

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SPORTS

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CAPITALS-LIGHTNING — There was no letdown for the Washington Capitals. Just more winning hockey. Putting an emotional second-round victory over playoff nemesis and two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh behind them, the Caps got a power-play goal and assist from Alex Ovechkin in his Eastern Conference finals debut and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2. By AP Sports Writer Fred Goodall. SENT: 710 words, photos.