BC-IN--Indiana News Coverage Advisory, IN
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Indiana. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or email@example.com. David Runk is on the desk. All times are Eastern.
A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
ELECTION 2020-DEMOCRATS-FUNDRAISING TAKEAWAYS
First-quarter fundraising reports are trickling in from the large field of Democratic presidential hopefuls. Sen. Bernie Sanders reports raising more than $18 million in the 41 days between his official campaign launch and March 31. Another senator, California’s Kamala Harris, reports an impressive $12 million haul. Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg raised $7 million, giving his unheralded campaign a boost as he continues to try to raise his national profile. By Bill Barrow. SENT: 900 words, photos.
—INDIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL-GROPING ALLEGATIONS: A disciplinary panel says Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill isn’t immune from the state Supreme Court’s attorney discipline process just because he’s an elected statewide official.
—INDIANA SCHOOL SHOOTING: An Indiana State Police spokesman says a 14-year-old boy who exchanged gunfire with officers at an eastern Indiana middle school before taking his own life was armed with a rifle, a semi-automatic pistol and materials that could be used to make Molotov cocktails.
—GEIST RESERVOIR-FISH DEATHS: Indiana officials are working to determine what caused the deaths of fish found with slime and splotches on them at Geist Reservoir.
—ARCELORMITTAL-WORKER DEATH: A steelworker has died in a fatal train accident at the ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor steel mill in East Chicago.
DETROIT _ The Indiana Pacers are in Detroit on Wednesday to take on the Pistons. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. ET.
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