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BC-AP News Coverage Advisory,ADVISORY

BC-AP News Coverage Advisory,ADVISORY

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change.

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HIGHLIGHTING:

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Among today's coverage highlights as we see them at 1545 GMT:

-- DENNIS HASTERT-INDICTMENT (sent; developing)

-- TEXAS OFFICER-POOL INCIDENT (sent; developing)

-- SUPREME COURT-GAY MARRIAGE (upcoming)

-- GOP 2016-BUSH-EUROPE (upcoming)

-- ISRAEL SETTLEMENTS (upcoming)

-- ESCAPED PRISONERS (sent; developing)

-- SOUTH AFRICA-RHINO SURVIVOR (upcoming)

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WHAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT:

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-- ANGOLA THREE (sent; developing)

-- FRANCE-GERMANY PLANE CRASH (sent; developing)

-- SODA WARNING-SAN FRANCISCO (sent; developing)

-- TRIPLE CROWN-WHAT NEXT (upcoming)

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PHOTOS:

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VENEZUELA-NIGHTLIFE-PHOTO ESSAY - Venezuelans find creative ways to reclaim the night despite extreme murder rate. SENT: 15 photos, 500 words.

MIDEAST GAZA FISH FARMS - In Gaza Strip, fish farms bring relief to seafood lovers of long-blockaded territory. SENT: 12 photos, 350 words.

MIDEAST EGYPT MAKING WINE - In vino, a new start: Egyptian winemakers seek to revive ancient art despite hot, dry climate. SENT: 14 photos, 940 words.

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VIDEO:

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US FLOAT SPA - Float spa fans say water isolation tanks buoy bodies and minds, easing stress and aches. SENT, with 670 words and photos.

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Here are details of those stories, plus others we have in the works for today (all times GMT):

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US

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DENNIS HASTERT-INDICTMENT - Dennis Hastert appears in court Tuesday for the first time since an indictment two weeks ago alleged that the former U.S. House speaker agreed to pay $3.5 million to someone from his days as high school teacher not to reveal a secret about past misconduct by the Illinois Republican. SENT: 450 words, photo. UPCOMING: Updating from 1900 GMT appearance; video staffing.

TEXAS OFFICER-POOL INCIDENT -- Community activists are calling for the firing of a white police officer who pinned a black teenage girl to the ground and pulled a gun on others over the weekend. We are seeking more details on the officer's background, and past incidents in McKinney. SENT: 500 words, photos, video.

ESCAPED PRISONERS - Authorities are aggressively searching the area around a New York prison where two murderers escaped. One key to the investigation could be accounts from other prisoners. Developing on other fronts, details TBD. SENT: 600 words, photos.

ANGOLA THREE -- Albert Woodfox, who has spent more than 40 years in solitary confinement or isolation, could walk free within days after a federal judge ordered his immediate release in the closely watched civil rights case. SENT: 500 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing.

EXECUTION-SECOND TRY - Ohio high court to hear arguments against 2nd execution attempt of condemned killer. SENT: 420 words, photo.

CHINESE DRYWALL - Judge to set damages for 3000 who say Chinese drywall ruined homes in Gulf states and Virginia. SENT: 400 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

SODA WARNING-SAN FRANCISCO - Months after soda tax fails at ballot, San Francisco considers warning on soda advertising. SENT: 540 words. UPCOMING: Developing from 2100 GMT hearing.

MICHELLE OBAMA - She is scheduled to deliver Chicago high school commencement address. SENT: 120 words. UPCOMING: Updating from 2400 GMT address.

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WASHINGTON

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SUPREME COURT-GAY MARRIAGE - Gay and lesbian couples could face legal chaos if the Supreme Court rules against same-sex marriage. UPCOMING: 850 words, photo, by 1800 GMT.

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POLITICS

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GOP 2016-BUSH-EUROPE - In Germany, Jeb Bush steps on international stage, calls for closer security ties with Europe. SENT: 550 words. UPCOMING: Updates after 1635 GMT remarks, photos.

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WORLD

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ISRAEL SETTLEMENTS - European Union officials say the EU is preparing new guidelines that would require Israel to label products made in West Bank settlements if they are exported to Europe. While the work is expected to take several months, it is the latest sign of international discontent with Israeli construction of settlements on occupied lands claimed by the Palestinians. UPCOMING: About 800 words by 1900 GMT, photos.

SOUTH AFRICA-RHINO SURVIVOR - SHAMWARI GAME RESERVE, South Africa -- A medical team is making an extraordinary effort to save the life of one rhino named Hope while learning on the job about a species increasingly under threat from poachers. UPCOMING: 800 words by 1600 GMT, photos.

AFGHANISTAN-TEACHERS STRIKE - A teachers strike demanding higher pay has shut down at least 27 schools in Afghanistan's capital, officials said Tuesday. SENT: 240 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing.

FRANCE-TEENAGE JIHADIS - French mother in court to accuse government of negligence in teen son's one-way Syria journey. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing from hearing.

FRANCE-GERMANY PLANE CRASH - The first victims' remains from the Germanwings crash will be flown from France to Germany on Tuesday, about 11 weeks after the disaster that killed all 150 people onboard. SENT: 350 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing; remains expected to leave France at 1850 GMT.

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SPORTS

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TRIPLE CROWN-WHAT NEXT - In places where race horses appear on everything from T-shirts to public artwork, people are waiting to see where Triple Crown winner American Pharoah will race next, driving key business the rest of the summer. UPCOMING: 600 words by 3 p.m., photos.


Updated : 2021-09-17 12:59 GMT+08:00