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PNS Daily Newscast - December 7, 2018 


Democrat Dan McCready takes back his concession in the still-undecided race for Congress in North Carolina. Also, on the Friday rundown: California moves to provide Medi-Cal for undocumented immigrants, and tighter immigration enforcement might make it harder to find a Christmas tree.

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Archive: October 9, 2007

Columbus, OH - Automaker Toyota has a "green" reputation, thanks to its Prius hybrid vehicles, but that's being challenged with a protest effort coming to Ohio. It's part of a nationwide push to point out what some say is the irony of Toyota's position. As Tom Bullock with the Ohio chapter of the N ...Read More

Columbus, OH – More than $4 billion is expected to bring a breath of fresh air to Ohio, and at least 12 other states. The U.S. Justice Department has just reached a record agreement to end a long-running lawsuit over air pollution from coal-fired power plants. It means plants in the Ohio River ...Read More

Albany, NY – Some of the issues that sparked a federal sex discrimination lawsuit against Adelphi University are also under study by the union that represents the faculty at State University of New York (SUNY), and equal pay for female professors is likely to be an issue in ongoing SUNY contra ...Read More

Washington, DC – There's a change in the air coming for New York that's not related to the autumn weather -– cleaner and clearer skies. One of the nation's largest power producers has agreed to pay $4.6 billion to start cleaning up its coal-fired power plants in five states, after a long ...Read More

Chaska, MN – Some of the nation's "top cops" have collaborated on a list of 39 recommendations for reducing gun violence. Scott Knight, police chief of Chaska, Minnesota, is among those who worked on the project. He says one of the top priorities should be closing a huge legal loophole. "All ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – October marks "Breast Cancer Awareness Month," a national effort to educate people about the disease, and to encourage early detection and prevention. Freda Carlson, health promotions manager for the American Cancer Society's Minnesota office, says one of the most important mess ...Read More

Charleston, WV – There's a change in the air coming for West Virginia, that's not related to the autumn weather. Clearer skies are headed our way, after a company that owns coal-fired power plants in West Virginia and other states has agreed to spend $4.6 billion to install air pollution contr ...Read More

Washington, DC – It's a major environmental victory in a landmark case. On Monday, Ohio-based American Electric Power agreed to pay $4.6 billion to clean up the emissions from its coal-burning power plants in five states. That means serious relief from pollutants that have created acid rain an ...Read More

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