Thursday, February 6, 2014
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today, Feb. 6, 2014, in California. If you have a news tip or questions about the report, call 213-626-1200.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Pacific.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
SAN FRANCISCO — Drought-stricken California is getting some help from the weather, although forecasters say the rain and snow will not be enough to make up for one of the driest rainy seasons so far. UPCOMING: 300 words by noon.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Fish and Game staff is recommending that the gray wolf not be listed as an endangered species in California. UPCOMING: 300 words by noon.
LONGTIME FUGITIVE FOUND
SAN DIEGO — A 60-year-old woman arrested 37 years after escaping from a Michigan prison is scheduled to appear in fedeal court. UPCOMING: Developing from court appearance.
BURBANK, Calif. — Jay Leno said farewell to "The Tonight Show" once before, but that turned out to be just a rehearsal. On Thursday, Leno is stepping down for the second and presumably last time, making way for successor Jimmy Fallon in New York. By Television Writer Lynn Elber. SENT: 500 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing from 2 p.m. taping.
IN BRIEF: MISSING HIKERS, SDSU GIFT, PETA APOLOGY-ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, GEORGE LUCAS-MUSEUM BID
No event coverage planned.
If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 877-836-9477.