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AP-NJ--New Jersey News Digest, NJ

December 4, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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TOP STORIES:

SEXUAL MISCONDUCT-NEW JERSEY

TRENTON — A New Jersey legislative committee will hear from a woman who accused an appointee from Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration of rape before he was appointed. The committee was set up to investigate the administration’s handling of the allegations. Developing from scheduled 10:30 a.m. hearing.

GERMANY HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS

SOUTH ORANGE — Hundreds of survivors of the Nazi Holocaust gather in four cities around the world for menorah lighting ceremonies marking the third night of Hanukkah.

DEADLY HELICOPTER CRASH

MEDFORD, N.J. — The NTSB says maintenance and pilot errors were likely responsible for the helicopter crash that killed country singer Troy Gentry in 2017. By Maryclaire Dale. UPCOMING: 300 words.

AROUND THE STATE:

—ATLANTIC CITY MAYOR-HOME RAIDED — Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam Jr. was back at work in City Hall Tuesday, a day after federal agents raided his home. The Press of Atlantic City reports (https://bit.ly/2AOtzgz ) Gilliam declined to comment while leaving his home Tuesday morning and driving to City Hall.

— DRUG RING-DOCTOR SENTENCED — A doctor who illegally provided tens of thousands of oxycodone pills to a drug ring has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

— OYSTER CREEK-SIREN TEST — An energy company is warning southern New Jersey residents not to be alarmed if they hear emergency warning sirens Tuesday at a closed nuclear plant.

— CRASH-EIGHT INJURED — Police say a driver was impaired at the time of a head-on crash near a New Jersey college that left eight people seriously injured, including several students.

SPORTS:

BKC--NEW HAMPSHIRE-SETON HALL

NEWARK — New Hampshire plays Seton Hall at Prudential Center.

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