PNS Daily Newscast - Friday, Oct 21st, 2016 

Stories making headlines today include: President Obama defends the Affordable Care Act and calls Donald Trump unfit for the presidency, ratings for the third and final debate between the two presidential candidates was the third largest in history, and a new report highlights the killings of Native Americans by police.

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Children's Issues

FRANKFORT, Ky. – A new national report shows that when education dollars are adjusted for inflation and student population, 23 states, ...Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Nearly half of Kentucky third and sixth graders are in need of dental care, a sharp increase from 15 years ago, when it was 32 ...Read More
AUSTIN, Texas -- Victims of violent crime in Texas, particularly victims of domestic abuse, have a strong advocate to help them with legal issues ...Read More
SEATTLE – Families and communities across the country today are marking Lights On Afterschool, the 17th annual event celebrating the role after- ...Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Research shows Ohio's 14,000 foster kids are likely to experience poor educational outcomes, and for the first time, school ...Read More
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa farmers are in the midst of harvest season, but many are pausing to share the fruits of their labor with local kids. October ...Read More
LANSING, Mich. – Being a teen is tough enough, especially without a supportive adult around to offer guidance through life's challenges ...Read More
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Public education advocates are asking legislators to fix a state law that currently gives charter schools more special- ...Read More
PIERRE, S.D. – The STARS are aligning for South Dakota teachers and their students, in the form of an updated school assessment, known as the ...Read More
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Hundreds of people who work to make sure every Minnesotan has a safe, affordable place to call home came together this week ...Read More
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