BC-OH–Ohio News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, OH

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Kantele Franko is on the desk, followed by Lisa Cornwell. Delano Massey, AP Ohio news editor, can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or dmassey@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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




CINCINNATI — An Ohio man faces sentencing after pleading guilty to charges that he plotted attacks against a member of the U.S. military and a police station in support of the Islamic State group. By Dan Sewell. SENT: 335 words, photo. UPCOMING: 130-word update from 11 a.m. hearing, then 300 words by 4 p.m.




SPRINGFIELD — The case of a 16-year-old Springfield boy accused of killing his sleeping 14-year-old brother is being moved from juvenile court to adult court. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 10 a.m.


LAS VEGAS — In a blow to the Obama administration’s labor-law plans, a federal court has blocked the start of a rule that would have made an estimated 4 million more American workers eligible for overtime pay heading into the holiday season. By Michelle Rindels. SENT: 700 words, photos.


— SCHOOL EXPLOSIVE-TEEN CHARGED: An Akron teen who police say threw a lit firecracker hidden inside a glue stick at a teacher in retaliation for issuing him a suspension has been criminally charged.

— CLEVELAND POLICE SHOOT BOY: Family and supporters of Tamir Rice staged a sit-in outside Cleveland’s First District Police Headquarters to mark the two-year anniversary of when the 12-year-old was fatally shot by an officer.

— COLLEGE-RACIST POSTERS: Administrators and students at Miami University have expressed concern after several white nationalist posters started appearing on the Oxford school’s campus.

— OHIO RIVER-OIL SPILL: Federal authorities say a Duke Energy subsidiary has agreed to plead guilty to negligent discharge of fuel oil and pay a $1 million fine plus restitution for a 2014 spill into the Ohio River near Cincinnati.

— WEAPONS STOLEN: Police say seven firearms and other items were stolen from a Cleveland home whose residents describe themselves as “doomsday preppers” who prepare for the possibility of war.

— SURVEILLANCE CAMERA REGISTRY: A new voluntary registry of video surveillance cameras in the county that includes Cleveland is intended to help solve and deter crime throughout that area.

— HOLIDAY TRAVEL: Ohioans traveling during Thanksgiving won’t be lonely on the roads, as auto club AAA is predicting the highest Thanksgiving travel volume in the state since 2005.

— GIRL IN BASEMENT: An Ohio man who denied allegations of imprisoning and raping a teenage relative has changed attorneys again, and his newly appointed lawyer is one he previously fired.

— HONDA-NEW CRV: Honda says global mass production of the new version of its CR-V has begun in Ohio.

— WENDY’S PARKING LOT SHOOTING: A man has been killed and a 17-year-old wounded in a shooting in the parking lot of a Columbus Wendy’s.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to APColumbus@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Exchange and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Ohio and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click “All” or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.