AP-OH--Ohio News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, OH
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Mark Gillispie is on the desk. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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OHIO STATE-TEAM DOCTOR
COLUMBUS — Some of the men who say they were molested by a now-dead team doctor decades ago at Ohio State University describe him as a locker-room voyeur who unnecessarily groped athletes during medical exams and wasn’t stopped by administrators even after students complained. Former wrestler Nick Nutter recalls teammates referring to Dr. Richard Strauss by the nickname “Dr. Jelly Paws.” Independent investigators are reviewing the allegations against Strauss. By Kantele Franko, Andrew Welsh-Huggins and John Seewer. SENT: 1,255 words. With AP Photos.
— VA-MISSING EQUIPMENT: Inventory records show Veterans Affairs medical facilities across Ohio have lost track of more than $1.1 million worth of medical equipment over three years.
— HOLIDAY TRAFFIC DEATHS-OHIO: The State Highway Patrol says eight people died in traffic crashes over the Fourth of July holiday reporting period.
NEW YORK — With fan voting finishing up, it’s a good time to take a hard look at All-Star Game selections. Which players are worthy of participating July 17 in Washington, and who gets left out? Online voting for the starters at each position ended at midnight, and the teams will be revealed Sunday night. Disregarding fan and player balloting, here are our picks. By Baseball Writer Mike Fitzpatrick. SENT: 1,255 words. With AP Photos.
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