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

Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Boston bureau at 617-357-8100 or 800-882-1407.

Mark Pratt is on the desk followed by Sarah Betancourt. New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or bkole@ap.org. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or bsikes@ap.org.

For up-to-the minute information on AP's coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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TOP STORIES

LEGISLATIVE LOGJAM

Like students procrastinating on their term papers, Massachusetts lawmakers have left a pile of unfinished business for the final days of the legislative session. By Bob Salsberg. UPCOMING: 500 words by 4 p.m.

BRIEFS

— TEEN DIES-ASSAULT: A 15-year-old Massachusetts girl who hit her head when she was pushed to the ground has died. SENT: 90 words.

— KILLED BY TREE: Police say a large tree has fallen on a home in Massachusetts, killing a person inside. SENT: 90 words.

— LOBSTER BAIT: New England's lobster fishing industry is again facing the possibility of a bait shortage, and ocean managers are looking to make some tweaks to the herring fishery. 120 words.

SPORTS

RED SOX-ORIOLES

Drew Pomeranz comes off the disabled list for his first start since May 31, pitching for the first-place Boston Red Sox against the last-place Baltimore Orioles, now 0-4 since trading Manny Machado. By David Ginsburg. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 7:05 p.m.

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