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AP-IN--Indiana News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, IN

September 28, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Indiana. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or indy@ap.org. David Runk is on the desk. All times ET.

A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.



TERRE HAUTE — A western Indiana man has signed a guilty plea in connection with the 2016 death of his disabled 5-year-old daughter. Thirty-four-year-old Brian Moseman has agreed to plead guilty to two counts of neglect of a dependent in the death of Adilynn Moseman. Prosecutors will recommend a 2½ year prison sentence that would be suspended, with Moseman being placed on probation. SENT: 130 words.


— SOUTH BEND WIRETAPPING: A long-running dispute over wiretapping within the South Bend Police Department has cost taxpayers in the northern Indiana city nearly $2 million to date. The case stems from a subpoena that South Bend’s city council issued to Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s office in 2012, seeking copies of recordings made from police phone lines.

— TOWN MARSHAL-CHARGES: An ex-northern Indiana town marshal who authorities say provided false police credentials for an acquaintance so the person could be paid more while working as a security guard has pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice.

— MATERNAL SERVICES GRANT: Indiana is getting $10.9 million in federal funds to provide home visiting services to women during pregnancy and to parents with young children before kindergarten.



INDIANAPOLIS — Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson faces a different challenge Sunday. Houston (0-3) has had plenty of bad days in its nine-game skid, which includes back-to-back losses to an Indianapolis team without Andrew Luck last season. So have the Colts (1-2), who missed the playoffs each of the past three seasons and are still trying to rediscover their offensive groove as Luck closes out his first month since returning from major shoulder surgery. By Michael Marot. SENT: 750 words, photos.


LINCOLN, Neb. — Purdue finally found something to celebrate. Nebraska is still looking. The Boilermakers (1-3) broke through with a win over then-ranked Boston College last week after three losses by a total of eight points. The Cornhuskers (0-3) are coming off a 46-point loss at Michigan and will be three-point underdogs at home when they play Purdue on Saturday. By Eric Olson. SENT: 700 words, photos.


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