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PNS Daily Newscast - May 14, 2021 


Backers of electric vehicles say southeastern gas shortage highlights need to diversify U.S. energy system; more than 40 attorneys general urge Facebook to stop plans to create kids' version of Instagram.


2021Talks - May 14, 2021 


People who've been vaccinated can ditch their masks; Biden says fuel shortages are only temporary; and Republicans press for ending federal pandemic unemployment payments.

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Friday, May 14, 2021
RICHMOND, Va. - As gas stations in Virginia wait for refueling after the Colonial Pipeline shutdown, advocates of electric vehicles say the gas shortage highlights the need to diversify America's energy system. The pipeline is the Southeast's primary source of fuel, so this week's cyberattack on it has disrupted daily life for millions ...Read More

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Friday, May 14, 2021
HOUSTON - Nature lovers know thousands of native animal and plant species occur only in Texas, and participants in the City Nature Challenge set out to prove it this spring. The four-day global competition showed the Houston/Galveston area placed first in the U.S. and third worldwide for species observed ...Read More

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Friday, May 14, 2021
DES MOINES, Iowa - In Iowa and around the U.S, people have faced a flurry of stressful events and crises in the last year. During Mental Health Awareness Month, experts say it might not seem obvious that help is needed, but the signs may develop over time. From the pandemic to the election, to last summer's derecho storm in Iowa ...Read More

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Friday, May 14, 2021
NEW LONDON, Conn. - A first-in-the-state pilot program could soon offer a different approach to how agencies in Connecticut respond to emergency calls for mental-health crises. New London's Director of Human Services, Jeanne Milstein, said this initiative is one result of a citywide Public Safety Policy Review Committee that targeted mental ...Read More

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Friday, May 14, 2021
BOISE, Idaho - Gov. Brad Little announced this week he will pull Idaho out of the federal unemployment programs that have provided enhanced benefits to people who lost jobs during the pandemic. Little says employers are struggling to find workers because some are making more money on unemployment, citing a federal program that adds $300 a week ...Read More

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Thursday, May 13, 2021
PHILADELPHIA -- A report to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission recommends banning exclusionary discipline for nonviolent offenses in Pennsylvania public schools. Monday will be the 67th anniversary of the Supreme Court's landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling found racial segregation in schools is unconstitutional. Deborah Gordon Klehr ...Read More