BC-NV--Nevada Coverage Advisory, 9 am update, NV
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.
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GUN RANGE CLOSURE
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Carson City last month restricted hours for drop-in use at a local gun range to the weekend due to safety concerns after city employees and contractors at the landfill said they were dodging stray bullets. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Expanded version.
ICYMI: SEXUAL ASSAULT-PLANE
DETROIT — An Indian man living in the U.S. on a work visa was sentenced to nine years in prison Thursday for sexually assaulting a sleeping woman during an overnight flight from Las Vegas to Detroit. By Ed White. SENT: 340 words.
FBC--LAS VEGAS BOWL PREVIEW
LAS VEGAS _ Arizona State is ready to face Fresno State in the Las Vegas Bowl on Saturday. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.
NEWARK, N.J. _ The Vegas Golden Knights, the winners of 9 of 11, visit the slumping and road-weary New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center. UPCOMING. 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. EST.
LAS VEGAS —Carlos Santana and Jeurys Familia found friendly landing spots, Edwin Encarnacion took off for a more uncertain future. Joe Kelly joined the team he helped beat in the World Series, the Milwaukee Brewers boosted their imposing bullpen. The winter meetings wrapped up Thursday with a three-team trade involving Cleveland, Seattle and Tampa Bay, plus a couple more relievers reached free-agent deals. By Baseball Writer Ben Walker. SENT: 760 words, photos.
CINCINNATI _ The last-place Bengals try to hold onto their minuscule chances of making the postseason when they host the Raiders, a team already making plans for next year. Oakland fired its general manager after a win last Sunday and is trying to sort out where it will play games next season. First, there’s three games to finish this one. By Joe Kay. SENT: 880 words. Moved Thursday for weekend use.
FBN--NFL THIS WEEK
If the Dallas Cowboys are for real, they will win their sixth straight game and clinch the NFC East at Indianapolis on Sunday. If the Colts are for real, they will knock off the Cowboys and stamp themselves as true contenders for the AFC playoffs. By Pro Football Writer Barry Wilner. SENT: 1,700 words, photos. For weekend use.
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