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AP-PA--Pennsylvania News Coverage Advisory, PA

November 16, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage today in Pennsylvania. For questions about the state report, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133. Editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 215-446-6631 or lrosenthal@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania lawmakers have closed the book on a legislative session that included changes to public sector pensions and an anti-hazing law. By Mark Scolforo.


— WINTRY WEATHER — The first snowstorm of the season has given way to rain and high winds in the New York City area, as commuters here and across New Jersey and elsewhere were facing slow rides to work

— DISABLED WOMAN-TORTURE — A Pennsylvania man has once again been sentenced to death for his role in the torture death of a mentally disabled woman.

— DOUBLE STABBING-ATLANTIC CITY — A New Jersey man has pleaded guilty in a double stabbing that left his ex-girlfriend dead and a Pennsylvania man critically injured.

— JELL-O EDIBLE SLIME — Kids will soon be able to eat AND play with their food.


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