AP-OH–Oho 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 — Prosecutors and defense attorneys discuss plans for a retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man, with a prosecution request to move the trial pending before a newly assigned judge. By Dan Sewell. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by noon, developing from morning hearing. Pursuing AP Photos.


COLUMBUS — A federal judge determines whether a month of reading personal documents was enough for an ex-fugitive treasure hunter to recall the location of 500 missing gold coins. SENT: 130 words. Developed on merits from hearing at 9:30 a.m. EST. AP Photo.


COLUMBUS — An Ohio board is preparing to give its permission for hero-astronaut John Glenn to lie in state at the Statehouse. The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board has called an emergency meeting for Monday to iron out the final arrangements. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated from meeting scheduled for 9:30 a.m. EDT. With AP Photos.


—POWER OUTAGE-SKIN SURGERY: An untimely power outage during a northeast Ohio man’s skin cancer surgery forced staff to cauterize his wound using only a surgical head lamp and cellphone lights to see.

—COLUMBUS HOMICIDE: Columbus police say a woman was killed in the city’s south side and homicide detectives are detaining a man for questioning in connection with the death.

—STUCK CAR-TRAIN ESCAPE: Two men escaped with their lives intact after they were forced to flee from a vehicle before it was struck by a train in northwest Ohio over the weekend.

— ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING-DEPUTY KILLED: Authorities say an off-duty deputy sheriff in Ohio has died after being struck by a gunshot that penetrated a wall in his home.