Related topics

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

October 11, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.



— DEATH PENALTY-OHIO: A judge said additional DNA testing wouldn’t change the outcome of a condemned killer’s conviction and death sentence for a Cleveland slaying, and the Ohio Supreme Court has agreed.

— TEACHER STABBED: A lawyer for a man who has pleaded not guilty in the stabbing and shooting death of his future mother-in-law in the Cleveland suburb of Strongsville asking a judge to throw out the suspect’s confession.

— CHILD SHOT IN CAR: An Ohio man found guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old girl in Akron has received at least 56 ½ years in prison.

— GOP CANDIDATE PROTESTS-AD: A Republican candidate for the Ohio Legislature is protesting a mailer from the state GOP party, calling it inaccurate and not reflecting his values as a candidate.




CINCINNATI — The Bengals had two 15-yard penalties that helped the Steelers win a playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium in the 2015 season. They set a club record with 173 yards in penalties as Pittsburgh rallied to pull another one out last December. The theme for this week: Keep cool when the Steelers come to town again. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 700 words by 7 p.m.


UNDATED — No. 12 Michigan hosts No. 15 Wisconsin in a Big Ten crossover game that could have major implications in the division races. The Wolverines are starting a tough stretch of games that has them playing Michigan State and Penn State after the Badgers. Wisconsin’s biggest challenge after Michigan is Nov. 10 at Penn State. By Eric Olson. SENT: 580 words, photos.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to APColumbus@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

Update hourly