AP-RI--Rhode Island News Coverage Advisory, RI
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Rhode Island. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to AP Providence at 401-274-2270, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Mark Pratt is on the desk. AP New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or email@example.com. AP Providence Correspondent Michelle R. Smith can be reached at 401-274-2270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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3D GUN LAWSUIT
A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that would allow it to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet. Nineteen states including Rhode Island and the District of Columbia sued and last month secured a restraining order to stop that process, and now they want to make that permanent by having the judge convert the restraining order into an injunction. SENT: 550 words, photos.
— SUSPECT ON THE LOOSE: Providence police are looking for a man they say played a role in the death if his mother’s 60-year-old boyfriend. SENT.
— FIREFIGHTERS HELP CANCER PATIENT: A Rhode Island woman who lost her ability to walk after she was diagnosed with cancer is thanking local firefighters for building a wheelchair ramp at her home. SENT.
The Boston Red Sox host the Cleveland Indians. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m.
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