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Wednesday, Oct. 19

Ian Sanchez-Herasme performs in a music video promoting the Extraordinary Give. (Source: Lancaster County Community Foundation)

• Toddler shoots, kills infant: The accidental shooting took place around 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, police said. (Source: WGAL)

• Music video released for Extra Give: The video was written and performed by the Lancaster County Community Foundation’s Ian Sanchez-Herasme. (Source: LNP)

• Pa. Senate expected to vote on breast cancer bills: The legislation would eliminate out-of-pocket costs for MRI and ultrasound screenings and genetic testing. (Source: ABC 27)

• Report calls out Pa. coroner system: Limited funding and a lack of standards result in sharp inequities in death investigations from county to county, the Center for Rural Pennsylvania said. Lancaster County is one of just five counties with a nationally accredited coroner’s office. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Experts say disqualifying undated ballots would likely help Republicans: Currently, Democrats are about four times more likely than Republicans to request a mail-in ballot. (Source: WITF)

• Nation/world: Putin declares martial law in annexed regions of Ukraine. (Source: AP) Trump expected to give deposition today in Carroll lawsuit. (Source: CNN) Millions at risk of losing health insurance when Covid health emergency declared over. (Source: CNBC) Film star Anna May Wong to be first Asian-American on U.S. currency. (Source: UPI)