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AP-NJ--New Jersey News Coverage Advisory, NJ

September 20, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Jersey. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the AP_New Jersey bureau at 609-392-3622. News editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 609-392-3622 or lrosenthal@ap.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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ATLANTIC CITY — New Jersey’s takeover of Atlantic City’s assets and major decision-making power may be coming to an end soon. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy is due in the seaside gambling city Thursday afternoon to make an announcement regarding the takeover. It was launched in 2016 under his Republican predecessor Chris Christie, who, along with the state Legislature, determined that Atlantic City was unable or unwilling to make tough decisions to get its finances and its half-billion dollars in debt in order. By Wayne Parry. AP photos.

Eds: Will be updated following 1 p.m. news conference.


— BUSINESSMAN KILLED-EX-WORKER CHARGED — A New Jersey man who shot and killed his former employer during a robbery at the victim’s home is now headed to prison.

— FATAL SHOOTING — Police in New Jersey continue to search for the suspect who killed a Camden man.


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