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AP-CT--Connecticut News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, CT

July 30, 2018

Editors, news directors:

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Connecticut. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and can be directed to Mike Melia at 860-246-6876 or mmelia@ap.org.

New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or bkole@ap.org. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or bsikes@ap.org.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.



A Connecticut man accused in the killings of a couple and their adult son in what authorities called a botched fake robbery is expected to plead not guilty to murder and other charges. Sergio Correa’s lawyer says he expects not guilty pleas to be entered Monday in New London Superior Court. UPCOMING: 250 words by 2 p.m.


— HIGHWAY FATAL: State police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a car on interstate 95 in Orange. The crash occurred at about 2:30 a.m. Monday at Exit 41. SENT: 130 words.

— GAS STATION FIRE: Fire officials in Manchester are investigating a fire that damaged a gas station over the weekend. Authorities say the blaze started in the rear area of the building near propane tanks. SENT: 130 words.



The Philadelphia Phillies visit the Boston Red Sox. By Jimmy Golen. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. First pitch at 7 p.m.


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