AP-CA--California News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, CA
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in California. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Los Angeles bureau at 213-626-1200, or email@example.com. John Antczak is on the desk, followed by Robert Jablon. AP-California News Editor Frank Baker can be reached at 213-346-3134 or firstname.lastname@example.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Pacific.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-THE WORST
The Camp Fire in Northern California has become the worst wildfire in the history of a state whose topography and climate have long made it ripe for devastating blazes. By John Rogers. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos.
— CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-THE LATEST
— CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES — Officials in California say rain has helped nearly extinguish the nation’s deadliest wildfire in the past century. SENT: 130 words, photos.
TIJUANA, Mexico — The mayor of Tijuana has declared a humanitarian crisis in his border city and said Friday that he has asked the United Nations for aid to deal with the approximately 5,000 Central American migrants who have arrived. SENT: 400 words, photos.
Mars has a nasty habit of living up to its mythological name and besting Earth when it comes to accepting visitors. NASA’s InSight is the latest spacecraft to come calling, with every intent of landing and venturing deeper into the planet than anything that’s come before. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.
NEW YORK — Eric Bana is bringing the popular true crime podcast “Dirty John” to TV with a weekly series on Bravo. By Alicia Rancilio. SENT: 367 words, photos.
— Wildfire coverage.
— Continuing coverage of the approach of NASA’s InSight spacecraft to Mars.
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