BC-AP News Coverage Advisory 1545 GMT

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change. HIGHLIGHTING: Among today’s coverage highl……

Oregon food safety official dies unexpectedly

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s top food safety investigator, William Keene, died unexpectedly Sunday at the age of 56. Family members told The Oregonian (http……

BC-AP News Coverage Advisory 10:15

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change; see the 2 p.m. News Digest for updates.……

VA chief touting veteran courts at DC conference

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki is the featured speaker at a national conference in Washington on courts that stress treatment over punis……

Flight delayed because of tuberculosis scare

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine whether a man who flew into Phoenix has tuberculosis, but any risk to passengers on his flight is extremely low even i……

BC-MI–Michigan News Coverage Advisory, MI

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Michigan. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome……

Venture finalized with Portage Health, LifePoint

HANCOCK, Mich. (AP) — A joint venture between Portage Health and LifePoint Hospitals Inc. is expected to bring $60 million in capital improvements to a health system s……

5 new things about President Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who lives at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. is more than just another celebrity, or the famous face behind the government’s troubled health ca……

Clinics set to open as part of hospital closing

PINEVILLE, La. (AP) — Huey P. Long Medical Center has been a safety net for people in Central Louisiana who struggle to afford health insurance for more than 70 years. It……

HIV-positive women participate in MU project

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Women living with HIV gain strength from photographing their experiences. That’s the conclusion of a study by University of Missouri rese……

Minot group gets suicide prevention contract

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state Health Department has awarded a statewide suicide prevention contract to the North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities in Min……

RI aims to eliminate new AIDS cases by 2018

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island health officials are vowing to work to eliminate new AIDS infections in the state by 2018. Health director Michael Fine announced……

You can trust us on this, but you probably won’t

Do you keep a close watch when you hand over your credit card? Assume the other fellow on the road is texting or drunk? Worry that a careless post will be spread by your Face……