AP-CA--California News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, CA
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in California. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Los Angeles bureau at 213-626-1200, or firstname.lastname@example.org. John Antczak is on the desk, followed by Robert Jablon. AP-California News Editor Frank Baker can be reached at 213-346-3134 or email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Pacific.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-LONG RECOVERY
SANTA ROSA, Calif. — Construction crews have already put up the frame on Cheri Sharp’s new house, but she still questions whether rebuilding was the right choice after California’s most destructive wildfire took her old home in wine country nearly a year ago. By Lorin Eleni Gill. SENT: 940 words, photos, video.
SACRAMENTO — Debate over legislation to prevent California wildfires and allow utilities to pass along costs to ratepayers is going down to the final hours as the lawmakers face a crucial deadline on Tuesday. A legislative conference committee met late Monday but fell short of an agreement. By Jonathan J. Cooper. SENT: 370 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump promised Tuesday to address what he says is the “very serious situation” of social media companies “suppressing” conservative voices and “hiding information” and good news. Trump recently has made similar complaints about the issue, which has been making the rounds in conservative media. But on Tuesday he targeted Google. SENT: 315 words, photo. UPCOMING: Will be updated.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Coverage of the California Senate and Assembly in the final week of the legislative session. UPCOMING: Developing.
— BABY RESCUE — A traffic stop by a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy saved a baby boy who had stopped breathing.
— DINE-AND-DASH DATER — Los Angeles County prosecutors filed extortion, grand theft and other charges against a man accused of being the “Dine-and-Dash Dater.”
— ROTTEN TOMATOES — Film review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes is attempting to diversify its film critic pool after a recent study found the site’s reviews of top-grossing movies were heavily male-dominated.
No event coverage planned.
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