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

July 6, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.



COLUMBUS, Ohio — 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 about his behavior. Former wrestler Nick Nutter remembers teammates referring to Dr. Richard Strauss by the nickname “Dr. Jelly Paws.” By Kantele Franko, Andrew Welsh-Huggins and John Seewer.


— WOMAN KILLED-HEAD TRAUMA —A man convicted of killing a woman who was found dead of head injuries outside his New Jersey home is now headed to prison.

— SWIMMER DROWNS — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man drowned after he became fatigued while swimming at the New Jersey shore on the Fourth of July.

— REMAINS FOUND — Police have identified the remains of a woman who was found burned and dismembered in New Jersey.

— KAYAKER SEARCH — Rescue crews in Vermont will resume their search for a kayaker from New Jersey who was last seen holding onto his overturned yellow kayak on Lake Champlain.

— OBIT--ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT — Roger Williams University says President Donald Farish has died at the age of 75. He previously served as president of Rowan University in New Jersey.


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