Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Missouri.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Central.



CAMERON — A Missouri prison is struggling to recover from a riot and the following months-long lockdown. Crossroads Correctional Center in Cameron is struggling to recover from the May 12 riot, the Kansas City Star reported . The facility houses about 1,500 medium and maximum security inmates. SENT: 300 words


— GOVERNOR'S CHRISTMAS TREE — Missouri officials are on the hunt for the Christmas tree that will grace the lawn of the Governor's Mansion.

— REAL ID-MISSOURI — Missouri is asking for more time to comply with stricter identification requirements under the Real ID Act.



MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins and Kansas City Royals wrap up their three-game series. By Patrick Donnelly. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 2:10 p.m. EDT.


DETROIT — The St. Louis Cardinals close a series in Detroit, hoping to improve their postseason positioning. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 1:10 p.m. ET.


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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Missouri and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click "All" or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.