Newscasts

PNS Daily Newscast - Wednesday, Sep 28th 2016  


Taking a look at what's making headlines: Democrats in the nation's capitol are holding out for more funding to deal with toxic water in Flint, Michigan, a bill in the Senate would offer more protections for whistle blowers, and an American billionaire is dreaming of a human colony on Mars

Daily Newscasts

Children's Issues

CHICAGO – A new survey has found that poverty, community violence and unstable housing are the largest barriers to good education for Illinois ...Read More
NEW YORK – The first presidential debate is scheduled for Monday night and advocates want to know what the candidates plan to do for children ...Read More
SEATTLE – The school year has started, and the State of Washington is asking that school-age children be up-to-date on their immunizations ...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY – Social Security reform can be a hotly debated issue, especially during presidential elections. But once in office, officials ...Read More
PORTLAND, Ore. -- With the start of a new school year, there's renewed interest in a bill passed unanimously by the Oregon Legislature in 2015 ...Read More
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - A federal lawsuit was filed Wednesday against the Sheriff's Office in Onondaga County, where 16- and 17-year-olds are often held in ...Read More
RICHMOND, Va. - Young people in Virginia's juvenile-justice system often end up jailed longer because of their inability to pay fines and court fees ...Read More
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Hunger in Kentucky remains well above the national average, according to a new report. In the past two years, according to the ...Read More
ALBANY, N.Y. - Lawyers for parents suing the state over school funding levels in eight high-needs upstate school districts say they will appeal a ...Read More
PORTLAND, Ore. - Childhood poverty has decreased significantly in Oregon since its peak in 2011, according to new data released by the Annie E ...Read More
1 of 486 pages   1 2 3 >  Last »

Children's Issues by State