BC-What We’re Talking About 4:30,ADVISORY

A selection of AP offerings that are especially good reads, shareable, consumer-friendly, or likely to generate talk or buzz. Please see the News Digest and News Coverage Advisory 10:15 for top stories and other highlights. All times EDT.


EGYPT PLANE – Egypt says it has spotted the wreckage of the EgyptAir plane that crashed into the Mediterranean last month, killing all 66 people on board. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

NEW JERSEY RIVER RESCUE – A woman would have drowned inside her car following a crash if not for a quick-thinking bystander who jumped into a river, pried open the door and carried her to safety, officials said. SENT: 270 words.

MACY’S-STRIKE – Strike looming at Macy’s iconic New York store. SENT: 580 words, photo. UPCOMING: Developing.

SAVED BY THE BELL-POP-UP DINER – ‘Saved by the Bell’ pop-up diner to run through year’s end. SENT: 210 words.

BLIND STUDENT-HOT VAN – 13-year-old blind student left in hot van during field trip. SENT: 130 words.

WHO-COFFEE – Go on, have another cup. Coffee is now off the list of things that could possibly cause cancer. SENT: 520 words, photos.

DECADES IN SOLITARY – Prisoner in solitary confinement for 36 years seeks reprieve. SENT: 560 words.

EARTHQUAKE-TEST – Six-story, steel-frame building put to earthquake test. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated after 4 p.m. test.

ON LAM SINCE 1959 – Twice-caught fugitive, 80, is out of Ohio prison on parole. SENT: 380 words.

HOWE FUNERAL – Hundreds of people, including Bobby Orr, Wayne Gretzky and Gary Bettman, bid farewell to Gordie Howe at a packed, two-hour funeral service in Detroit. SENT: 580 words, photos.

SUBURBAN MOOSE – Moose seen trotting in Boston suburbs is hit by car, killed. SENT: 130 words.

PEOPLE-LIL WAYNE – Rapper Lil Wayne leaves hospital; he’s called ‘all good’. SENT: 130 words, photos, video.




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