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PNS Daily Newscast - February 23, 2018 


As the NRA doubles down on "good guys with guns," the Broward County Sheriff admits an armed deputy did not engage with the Parkland school shooter. Also on our nationwide rundown: workers across the nation will spend part of their weekend defending the American Dream; and a study says the Lone Star State is distorting Texas history lessons.

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Archive: May 30, 2014

PHOTO: Film industry professionals from across the state are attending the New Mexico Film and Media Industry Conference in Albuquerque this weekend. Photo courtesy of the City of Albuquerque.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Film and television professionals will converge at a conference in Albuquerque today, focused on the state's growing film industry. Lindsey Valdez, outreach programs manager at the New Mexico Film Office, says the second annual New Mexico Film and Media Industry Conferenc ...Read More

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PORTLAND, Ore. – It isn't every day that you find a trolley car sitting in the parking lot of a doctor's office, but that's been the case in some Portland neighborhoods in May. The trolley is decked out as a miniature grocery store. The trolley visits are happening during a CareOregon pilot p ...Read More

PHOTO: More than 19,300 public school teachers and administrators took the TELL Oregon online survey from late February to early April. About half said they need more out-of-classroom time for planning and collaboration. Photo credit: IPGGutenbergUKLtd/iStockphoto.com.

SALEM, Ore. – More than 19,000 teachers and administrators in Oregon public schools had a chance this spring to sound off about their responsibilities and work environment – and the results are in. The TELL Oregon survey contained almost 90 questions, seeking opinions about school lead ...Read More

PHOTO: The proximity to the busy LA metro area is one reason groups want to preserve the San Gabriel Mountains. During Asian Pacific Heritage Month, groups highlighted the historical contributions of Asian Pacific islanders to the area and said they support a proposal to make it a National Recreation Area. Credit: BobBushPhoto/iStockphoto.com
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – To celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month, several groups are highlighting the historical contributions Asian Pacific islanders have made in the San Gabriel Mountains. Mark Masaoka, policy director of the Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council (A3PCON), says this rela ...Read More

GRAPHIC: Explore may not be the right term for veterans who have spent weeks waiting for appointments. The head of a Nevada Veterans organization weighs in about allegations that some VA executives understated the wait times in order to qualify for bonuses. Image courtesy U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs.

CARSON CITY, Nev. – The chairman of the Nevada Veterans Foundation is speaking out about the growing controversy that some VA medical facilities understated months-long wait times for health care appointments for veterans. Dr. Richard Small says while his experience with the VA in Nevada has ...Read More

PHOTO: The CDC says birth rates are increasing for women in their 30s and 40s, but have decreased to historic lows for teens. Photo credit: Montse PB/Flickr

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The downward trend on teen birth rates in the U.S. took another step last year, falling by 10 percent to a historic low. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), with the most recent drop, the teen birth rate is now down nearly 60 percent since hi ...Read More

PHOTO: Many door-to-door salespeople represent reputable businesses, but consumer experts warn that others will say about anything to make a sale, whether it's accurate or not. Photo credit: Elvert Barnes/Flickr

ST. PAUL, Minn. – With the warmer weather that comes along with summer, so do door-to-door solicitors. And while many operate fairly and honestly, there are ways to spot those who are simply looking for a quick buck. One red flag is the asphalt firm that says it has extra asphalt left over ...Read More

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