AP-PA--Pennsylvania News Coverage Advisory, PA
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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SAFE INJECTION SITES
NEW YORK — As communities debate trying to stem overdose deaths by allowing safe havens for people to take heroin and other narcotics, places like a needle exchange program in New York City are quietly providing a model of sorts: bathrooms monitored by intercom, so someone can intervene to stop an overdose. Officially, they aren’t the more full-fledged and controversial facilities — often called safe injection sites — that cities including New York are seeking to open and that already operate overseas. By Jennifer Peltz. AP photos and videos,
— CHILD DIES-INVESTIGATION — Authorities are investigating the death of a 6-year-old boy who fell at his Philadelphia home.
— HOMELESS MAN-LIBRARY THEFT — Police in Pennsylvania are searching for a homeless man who broke a librarian’s back while stealing a donation jar from the library.
— GREAT LAKES-FIRE RETARDANTS — A U.S.-Canadian agency is suggesting ways the two nations can help prevent flame-retardant chemicals from polluting the Great Lakes.
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