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AP-PA--Pennsylvania News Coverage Advisory, PA

June 11, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage today in Pennsylvania. For questions about the state report, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133. Editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 215-446-6631 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with updates.



PHILADELPHIA — A Liberian man accused of lying on his U.S. citizenship application about his ties to convicted war criminals, including ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor, is heading to trial in federal court, just months after another man from the west African country was sentenced to prison in a similar case. By Claudia Lauer.


— MISSING SWIMMER — Authorities have found the body of a swimmer who went missing last week in a western Pennsylvania creek.

— TEEN LIFEGUARD SHOT — Police say a teen lifeguard was shot by another teen at a Pennsylvania pool.

— ROAD RAGE-DEFECATION — Police say one man defecated on another man during a road rage episode in Pennsylvania.


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