AP-IN--Indiana News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, 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. Rick Callahan 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A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Police say three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a late-night shooting at a house in northeast Indiana. Officers who were called to the home on the south side of Fort Wayne about 10:30 p.m. Thursday found four victims inside and one outside. Developing.
ST. LOUIS — Farmers and ranchers in parts of the Midwest are fending off a new menace: the federally protected black vultures, which swoop down and peck newborn calves and other small animals to death. Some cattle producers have lost multiple calves to vulture attacks that have become increasingly common over the past decade or so. Lambs, goats, foals and other animals also have been victimized. SENT: 460 words.
— LEAD CONTAMINATION-EAST CHICAGO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will install monitoring wells at the U.S.S. Lead Superfund site in East Chicago to look at contaminated groundwater.
—LAKE MICHIGAN-BEACH RIGHTS: The U.S. Supreme Court won’t decide until next year whether to consider arguments from residents of a Indiana community over ownership of the Lake Michigan community’s shoreline. The court is giving the state attorney general’s office an extra two months for a response. Long Beach is the hometown of Chief Justice John Roberts.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The Indiana Hoosiers try to keep their home record perfect when UC-Davis visist Assembly Hall on Friday. The Hoosiers will be short-handed though its unclear how many, if any, of the seven players who couldn’t finish Tuesday’s game will play Friday. UPCOMING: 650 words, with photos.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers will try to rebound from Wednesday night’s loss when they host the San Antonio Spurs. The Pacers have won three in a row at home. The Spurs have lost three straight in the series and will try to avoid a second straight sweep in the series. UPCOMING: 650 words, with photos. Game time is 8 p.m.
UNDATED — Tom Allen and Jeff Brohm understand the short-term stakes of Saturday’s Old Oaken Bucket game.. But the Indiana and Purdue coaches also have long-term aspirations for where this rivalry can go and it begins with the notion that future games will be for more than just a bowl bid. By Michael Marot. UPCOMING: 750 words, with photos by 4 p.m.
INDIANAPOLIS — When Ryan Tannehill looks across the field Sunday he’ll an encouraging sign in Andrew Luck’s comeback. Both dealt with injuries and now Tannehill, like Luck will try to make a late-season playoff run. By Michael Marot. UPCOMING: 750 words, with photos.
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