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AP-NV--Nevada Coverage Advisory, NV

November 9, 2018

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

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Las Vegas bureau at (702) 382-7440 or aplasvegas@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Pacific.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.



LAS VEGAS — Nevada’s new senator-elect Jacky Rosen meets with reporters to discuss her win Tuesday over incumbent Republican Dean Heller. By Michelle L. Price. UPCOMING: 400 words, photos by 2 p.m. PST.


PARADISE, Calif. — Evacuations have been ordered on the edges of the Northern California city of Chico, which is about 15 miles from a town where thousands of buildings were destroyed by a fast-moving wildfire. By Don Thompson and Jocelyn Gecker. SENT: 975 words, photos.


WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday invoked extraordinary national security powers to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States. By Colleen Long. SENT: 920 words, photos.


MEXICO CITY — Thousands of Central American migrants decided to depart Mexico City early Friday and head toward the northern city of Tijuana, opting for the longer but likely safer route to the U.S. border. By Maria Verza and Christopher Sherman. SENT: 850 words, photos.




RENO, Nev. — No. 7 Nevada hosts Pacific on Friday night. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. PDT.


WASHINGTON — Devante Smith-Pelly sat in the penalty box in Chicago as fans yelled, “Basketball! Basketball! Basketball!” at him, a sharply embarrassing display last season that grabbed unwanted headlines for a league eager to embrace diversity on and off the ice. As a black hockey player, Smith-Pelly was angry about it but it wasn’t a surprise, not to him. By Hockey Writer Stephen Whyno. SENT: 850 words, file photos, video.


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