BC-MA--Massachusetts News Coverage Advisory, MA
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Massachusetts.
Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Boston bureau at 617-357-8100 or 800-882-1407.
Mark Pratt is on the desk until 4:30 p.m. New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or firstname.lastname@example.org. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or email@example.com.
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A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Eastern.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $386 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. SENT: 200 words.
_ MASSACHUSETTS-ADVANCED PLACEMENT: Students in Massachusetts are the nation’s leaders on Advanced Placement exams for the third year in a row. SENT.
_ OFFICER-EXCESSIVE FORCE: A former Massachusetts police officer has been found guilty by a federal jury of using unreasonable force during a 2017 arrest and then falsifying his report of the incident. SENT.
_ FAKE WORKER SCAM: Police in Massachusetts say a man posing as a water department employee tried to get inside the home of an elderly man in Plainville over the weekend. SENT.
The Boston Bruins visit the New York Rangers. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m.
Fordham at UMass, 7 p.m. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merits.
New Hampshire at UMass-Lowell, 7 p.m. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merits.
Lafayette at Boston U., 7 p.m. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merits.
Army at Holy Cross, 7:05 p.m. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merits.
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