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BC-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY

February 6, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New York. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Kiley Armstrong at 212-621-1670.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.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A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 all updates.


NEW YORK _ A jury at the U.S. trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman enters its third day of deliberations; on Tuesday it sent the judge a handful of notes indicating interest in the kingpin’s alleged attempts at diversifying his smuggling operation to include methamphetamine. UPCOMING: 250 words by 6 p.m., more on merit. AP Photos, video staffing.


PASADENA, Calif. — The founder of Craigslist says he will donate $15 million to Columbia University and the Poynter Institute for separate efforts promoting ethics in journalism. By Media Writer David Bauder. SENT: 462 words, photo.


NEW YORK _ An inmate whose life sentence was commuted thanks in part to the efforts of Kim Kardashian West has a book deal, along with deals for film and television rights. By National Writer Hillel Italie. SENT: 344 words, photos.


NEW YORK _ The Denver Nuggets visit the Brooklyn Nets. With photos. Game starts at 7:30 p.m.


_ XGR--STATE BUDGET-EDUCATION: Spending on elementary and secondary education will be the focus of the next legislative budget hearing in Albany.

_ SPOTIFY-PODCASTING: Music streaming service Spotify is buying podcast companies Gimlet and Anchor as it looks to take on Apple’s popular iTunes’ podcasts.

_ TAYLOR SWIFT-STALKING ARREST: A man who broke into Taylor Swift’s townhouse in New York City and took a nap has been sentenced to six month in jail.

_ METROPOLITAN MUSEUM MENU: The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is partnering with a Michelin-starred chef to create dishes to serve to the public.

_ TRUMP-BOYHOOD HOME: People seeking to live like President Donald Trump now have the opportunity to own his childhood home in New York.

_ STATE CAPITOL-EXHIBIT: A new exhibit honoring African-American public figures who have had an impact on New York is now on display at the state Capitol.

If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to apnyc@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867.

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