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AP-OH--Ohio News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, OH

July 31, 2018

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Lisa Cornwell is on the desk. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or awelsh@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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TOP STORIES:

BKN--LEBRON’S SCHOOL

AKRON — LeBron James wore a tailored, slim-fitting, gray designer suit and black-rimmed glasses. He wanted to make a strong impression on the first day of school. After all, it’s his school. By Tom Withers. SENT: 770 words, photos. Also moving on sports wires.

EARNS-PROCTER & GAMBLE

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble’s fiscal fourth-quarter sales fell short of expectations and the world’s biggest consumer products maker says it’ll be raising prices on some of its most well-known brands, including Pampers. The Cincinnati-based company says it will be raising prices on Pampers in North America and boosting prices on Bounty, Charmin and Puffs. SENT: 320 words, photos.

SHOES FOR KILLER

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court is ready to hear arguments on behalf of a death row inmate who wants his court-ordered payments adjusted, saying he’s so poor he can’t afford new shoes or boots. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated with 130 words from hearing set for 9 a.m. EDT, developed on merit.

BRIEFS:

— FATAL SHOOTING-TEEN: Police say a 14-year-old boy has been found fatally shot in a parking lot in Cincinnati.

— POOP SHOVELING SENTENCE: A judge known for unique sentences has ordered a man who knocked over a port-a-potty to clean manure out of animal pens at a county fairgrounds in Ohio.

— RECYCLING-CONTAMINATED MATERIALS: Cleveland is ready to cite residents for improper recycling to address the growing problem of contaminated recyclables.

— STATE FAIR-SENIOR HEALTH: A judge known for unique sentences has ordered a man who knocked over a port-a-potty to clean manure out of animal pens at a county fairgrounds in Ohio.

SPORTS:

BKN--LEBRON’S SCHOOL

AKRON — LeBron James wore a tailored, slim-fitting, gray designer suit and black-rimmed glasses. He wanted to make a strong impression on the first day of school. After all, it’s his school. By Tom Withers. SENT: 770 words, photos. Also moving on news wires.

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