Greater Mid-Atlantic News Digest 8:30 a.m.
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in the Mid-Atlantic, covering North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to 919-510-8937, 202-641-9660, 410-837-8315, 804-643-6646 or email@example.com. AP-Mid-Atlantic News Editor Steve McMillan can be reached at 804-643-6646 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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TODAY’S TOP STORIES
— INFANT SHOT: An infant has been hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in North Carolina, according to police.
— MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITALS: Virginia mental hospitals are struggling with dangerously high numbers of patients, a state official told lawmakers this week.
—OCEAN CITY-CRIME: Crime in a popular Maryland tourist destination spiked in 2020 for the first time in five years, according to police statistics.
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