Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New York. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed the New York City bureau at 212-621-1670.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.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A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
ALBANY, N.Y. — In New York state government news, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is significantly outspending rival Cynthia Nixon as next month’s Democratic primary nears. While recent campaign filings show both candidates raised about the same amount, Cuomo outspent the former “Sex and the City” star by more than 10 to 1. By David Klepper. UPCOMING: 600 words.
NEW YORK — Janet Jackson’s fans were so energetic at an event Friday for her new single that one fan chimed in so the icon could speak without interruption. “Everybody, be quiet. We can’t hear her,” a girl yelled, as Jackson and the rest of the packed room at Samsung 837 in New York burst into laughter. SENT: 150 words.
— MILITARY BURIAL PRACTICES-HISTORIAN: A Revolutionary War historian will discuss the era’s military burial practices when he gives a talk at a New York historic site located on one of the conflict’s most famous battlefields.
— DOCTRINE OF DISCOVERY: Members of the Six Nations of the Iroquois and experts in Native American legal and civil rights issues are hosting a conference in central New York for discussions on 500-year-old Vatican edicts whose impacts are still felt today.
If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to email@example.com. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867.