- Associated Press - Friday, May 23, 2014

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Connecticut. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Connecticut Correspondent Mike Melia at 860-246-6876 or mmelia@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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UPCOMING TODAY:

VETERANS-HEALTH CARE-CONNECTICUT

EAST HARTFORD - Connecticut’s congressional delegation is seeking results of detailed audits to be conducted at all Veterans Administration health care facilities, including the six in Connecticut. SENT 130 words. UPCOMING 130 words off 12:45 p.m. news conference, then 450 words by 4 p.m.

TEACHERS-CULT LAWSUIT

AVON - A Connecticut couple is suing their local school system and four staff members for allegedly indoctrinating their three daughters into a religious cult. SENT 130 words; UPCOMING 300 words.

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