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. Lisa Cornwell is on the desk, followed by Mitch Stacy. Deb Martin, AP Ohio news editor, can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or dmartin@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.



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MANCHESTER — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire’s primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential election, victories that would lend needed credibility to the unexpected contenders’ pursuit of their parties’ nomination. By Julie Pace and Kathleen Ronayne. SENT: 800 words, AP photos, audio, video. Moving on national wire.


DUBLIN — Wendy’s Co. (WEN) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $85.9 million. SENT: 150 words.



CHILLICOTHE: The head of Ohio’s prisons says the state is close to needing a new prison, but that he won’t ask for the estimated $1 billion to build it. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 5 p.m.


CLEVELAND — Chelsea Clinton is set to campaign for her mother’s presidential primary bid in Ohio just days before early voting begins in the battleground state.


— DEM 2016-CLINTON-OHIO: Chelsea Clinton is set to campaign for her mother’s presidential primary bid in Ohio just days before early voting begins in the battleground state.

— SIBLING SLAYINGS: A northeast Ohio man accused of shooting his brother and sister to death at a home they all shared has been charged with two counts of aggravated murder.

— ELDERLY COUPLE SLAIN-OHIO: A man who authorities say participated in the kidnapping and slaying of an elderly northeast Ohio couple has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.

— POLICE CHASE LAWSUIT-COURT: The Ohio Supreme Court is hearing arguments in the case of a woman who sued police over injuries she suffered after a high-speed chase ended when a burglary suspect collided with her car.

— EARNS-GOODYEAR: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. reports earnings before the market open.

— DEER HUNTING-OHIO: Ohio wildlife officials say good weather and other factors led to an increase in the number of deer killed by hunters this past season.


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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.