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AP-NJ--New Jersey News Coverage Advisory, NJ

September 13, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Jersey. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the AP_New Jersey bureau at 609-392-3622. News editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 609-392-3622 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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JERSEY CITY — Voters in a New Jersey community will decide whether a statue honoring Polish World War II victims will be relocated. Jersey City’s governing body had been due to vote Wednesday on whether to repeal their decision to move The Katyn Memorial. But it failed after five of the nine City Council members abstained, meaning the measure didn’t get the five votes it needed to pass, so a special election will be held later this year.


— ROBBERS DRESSED AS NUNS — A New Jersey woman is headed to prison for her role in a monthlong crime spree across two states, including an attempted bank robbery in Pennsylvania where she and another woman dressed as nuns.

— RADIO HOST KILLED — A jury has been picked for the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of a New Jersey radio show host slain in an alleged plot to prevent her from exposing a drug ring.

— BIKE STUNTS — Police in New Jersey are cracking down on teen bicyclists who weave in and out of traffic.


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