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BC-AP News Coverage Advisory, 10:15 Advisory

May 16, 2019 GMT

Here are the AP’s latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at https://newsroom.ap.org




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PEOPLE-ANJELICA HOUSTON _ Anjelica Huston has had some choice words for Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton and more recently, and she’s not sorry for any of it. SENT: 200 words, photo.

ROLLING STONES TOUR _ The Rolling Stones are ready to get back on the road after postponing their North American tour because Mick Jagger needed medical treatment. SENT: 150 words, photo.

JIMMY CARTER-HEALTH _ Former President Jimmy Carter has been released from a Georgia hospital after surgery to repair a broken hip. SENT: 150 words, photo.

ODD--BASE ALLIGATOR _ Staff at a U.S. Air Force base in Florida had to remove an alligator that was lounging on a runway. SENT: 150 words.

BRITAIN-PRINCE-HARRY _ Prince Harry accepts apology for intrusive images. SENT: 130 words.

WISCONSIN SHOOTING-FIREFIGHTER KILLED _ Officials say a firefighter who was shot along with three others at the scene of a medical emergency has died. SENT: 200 words.




ABORTION-ALABAMA _ Alabama’s Republican governor signs a bill that would make it a felony to perform an abortion in nearly all cases, with no exceptions for rape or incest. SENT: 840 words, photos, videos.

ABORTION-MISSOURI _ Missouri’s Republican-led Senate passes a wide-ranging bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, acting only hours after Alabama’s governor signed a near-total abortion ban into law. The proposed eight-week ban allows exceptions only in medical emergencies, not cases of rape or incest. By Summer Ballentine. SENT: 710 words, photos.

PREGNANT WOMAN SLAIN-BABY TAKEN _ A pregnant woman who had gone to a Chicago home in response to a Facebook offer of free baby clothes was strangled and her baby cut from her womb, police and family members said. Marlen Ochoa-Uriostegui’s infant son was hospitalized in grave condition, and three people at the home were taken into custody, with charges expected, police said. SENT: 500 words.


SCHOOL SHOOTINGS-SECURITY TECHNOLOGY _ Efforts to combat school shootings are starting to shift from preventing the violence to reducing the number of victims through technology that speeds up law enforcement’s response and quickly alerts teachers and students to danger. School districts are using products like gunshot detection systems that identify where shots are fired and apps that allow teachers to report attacks and connect with police. While a focus on gun control often emerges after shootings, technology can be a less partisan solution that’s quick to implement _ though some experts say funding preventive mental health resources should be the priority. SENT: 1,025 words, photos.




TRUMP-IMMIGRATION _ President Donald Trump lays out a new proposal for deciding who gets to legally come into the country, but it faces many of the same hurdles that have doomed past immigration overhaul plans. By Jill Colvin, Lisa Mascaro and Colleen Long. SENT: 1,000 words, photos. UPCOMING: 1,100 words after 2:30 p.m. remarks.

TRUMP-FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE _ Trump’s latest financial disclosure report is expected to provide a rare glimpse into whether his presidency has helped or hurt his hotels, golf resorts and other parts of his business empire. By Business Writer Bernard Condon. SENT: 420 words, photo. UPCOMING: 700 words after release, time uncertain.

MALWARE ATTACKS _ Ten people have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers and caused more than $100 million in financial losses, U.S. and European authorities announce. By Eric Tucker. SENT: 600 words.

ELECTION 2020-BILL DE BLASIO _ New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces he will seek the Democratic nomination for president, adding his name to an already long list of candidates itching for a chance to take on Donald Trump. By Karen Matthews. SENT: 1,000 words, photos. UPCOMING: 1,100 words after speech at Statue of Liberty at 11 a.m.

ELECTION 2020-INSLEE CLIMATE _ Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee is pitching a $9 trillion-plus climate action plan that he touts as an economic renaissance and scientific necessity, putting the Washington governor at the forefront of White House hopefuls pushing for sweeping action to combat the causes and effects of a warming planet. By Bill Barrow. SENT: 775 words, photo.




PERU-AMAZON’S GOLD _ For a decade, a gold rush accelerated in Peru’s Tambopata province, then Peru tried something different and installed permanent military bases in the region. SENT: 720 words, photos, video.

PERSIAN GULF-TENSIONS _ Iran’s foreign minister said sanctions imposed by the Trump administration are “unacceptable” but that his country is committed to an international nuclear deal that has steadily unraveled amid rising tensions. On a visit to Tokyo, Mohammad Zarif defended Iran’s right to respond to the U.S. pullout from the nuclear deal last year and the imposition of sanctions. SENT: 1,050 words, photos.

OBIT-TALMADGE _ Eric Talmadge, who as North Korea bureau chief for The Associated Press tenaciously chronicled life and politics in one of the world’s least-understood nations, has died. He was 57. Talmadge died this week in Japan after suffering a heart attack while running. SENT: 1,375 words, photos.


EUROPE YOUNG AND FAR RIGHT _ Europe’s far-right parties are wooing the young in this month’s elections. The demographic has spurned them for generations, but The Associated Press found that young voters are moving to the right further and faster than their elders. Far-right parties are also fielding candidates in their 20s and early 30s to woo the young. And they are using aggressive social media campaigns playing on themes favored by white supremacists in the U.S. The message appears to be hitting home in some countries. By Lori Hinnant. SENT: 2,110 words, photos.

PANAMA-MIGRANT SURGE _ Panamanian authorities are struggling to contend with a spike in the number of migrants risking the journey through what’s known as the Darien Gap, one of the most dangerous stretches of the migratory route toward the U.S. It’s the biggest migratory crisis Panama has faced since 2015-2016, when about 60,000 people crossed the Gap. Border officials say 7,316 migrants have crossed so far this year, on pace to well exceed the 9,678 who made the passage last year and potentially rival 2015-2016. By Juan Zamorano. SENT: 1,210 words, photos.




TRUMP’S OTHER TRADE WARS _ President Donald Trump’s duels with China over technology, with Mexico and Canada over North American trade and with Europe over auto tariffs have commanded a global spotlight. But his trade warriors are fighting dozens of more obscure battles, too, over laminated woven sacks from Vietnam, olives from Spain and rubber bands from Thailand, among many others. The Trump administration has launched no fewer than 160 investigations into allegations that its trading partners dump products at cut-rate prices or unfairly subsidize their exporters _ a 220% jump from the number of cases the Obama administration pursued in the same time in office. By Paul Wiseman. UPCOMING: 1,070 words by 2 p.m.

ISRAEL-FACEBOOK _ Facebook says it has identified a private Israel-based influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has canceled dozens of accounts that engaged in spreading disinformation. SENT: 200 words.

FINANCIAL MARKETS _ Asian shares were mixed Thursday amid worries over trade tensions, leavened by media reports that President Donald Trump may delay a decision on auto tariffs. SENT: 550 words, photos. UPCOMING: Will be updated through 5 p.m.

CHINA-TRADE _ China vows to “resolutely safeguard” Chinese companies after Washington labeled telecom equipment giant Huawei a security risk and imposed export curbs on U.S. technology sales to the company. By Joe McDonald. SENT: 380 words, photos. UPCOMING: Will be updated.




TV-BIG BANG THEORY-FINALE _ The television adventures of the lovable misfits of “The Big Bang Theory” comes to an end after 12 seasons. By AP Entertainment Writer Jonathan Landrum Jr. UPCOMING: 530 words, photos.




GLF--PGA CHAMPIONSHIP _ Jordan Spieth needs to win the PGA Championship for the career Grand Slam. Tiger Woods needs to win the next three majors for the calendar slam. Based on the way the year has gone so far, it’s hard to say which is the better bet. By Golf Writer Doug Ferguson. SENT: 970 words, photos. With notebook and sidebars on Phil Mickelson, John Daly, Justin Rose, Francesco Molinari.




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