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PNS Daily News - December 11, 2019 


U.S. House to vote on two articles of impeachment; $1.4 trillion in planned oil & gas development said to put the world in "bright red level" of climate crisis; anti-protest legislation moves forward in Ohio; "forest farming" moves forward in Appalachia; and someone's putting cowboy hats on pigeons in Nevada.

2020Talks - December 11, 2019 


18 years ago today, China joined the WTO. Now, China's in a trade war with the U.S. Also, House Democrats and the Trump administration made a deal to move forward with the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement.

Archive: December 24, 2007

Clovis, NM – With the slogan 'clean, but not mean,' concerned citizens in Clovis are saying the state's clean energy program is all very well, but authorities had better be sure a planned ethanol plant does not harm a minority neighborhood. Bruce Frederick, a lawyer with the New Mexico Enviro ...Read More

Monroe, WA/Steilacoom, WA - About 16,000 people spend Christmas in Washington prisons, and 3,500 more beds are being added by 2009. After the Reformatory Unit at Monroe Correctional Complex was "locked down" Dec. 19-21 following fighting and threats, 26 people were put in "segregation," or solitary ...Read More

Mineola, NY - Santa may find an empty cookie plate in some houses tonight, because many Long Islanders don't have much food to spare. Their friends and neighbors still have time to help fill the gap, even though a campaign to collect 22,000 turkeys for food baskets is 15,000 short. Randi Shubin Dr ...Read More

Lansing, MI – Michigan is leading the country with a statistic envied by no one – the highest rate of home mortgage foreclosures, along with Ohio. And the misery of losing homes is falling most heavily on families of color. While mortgage woes have affected almost all areas and income l ...Read More

Charlotte, TN – It's a different kind of "home sickness," so serious that it can cause disability. A new breed of experts on indoor environments are finding people in Tennessee who are hypersensitive to the high-tech world, even inside their homes. One Charlotte woman, Gayle Gregory, got so si ...Read More

Richmond, VA – Santa knows his stuff: He always checks his list twice. Virginians concerned about the security of their state's voting machines want to do that, too, but it will take state legislation to accomplish. Local election watchdogs want Virginia's voting machines to be audited to ma ...Read More

Helena, MT – Congress has set aside a big chunk of money for cleaning up the "roads less traveled" – or not traveled at all – in the national forests, and a nice slice of those funds will probably go to Montana. Lawmakers approved $39 million to clean up or shut down old roads in t ...Read More

Cheyenne, WY – You've got to spend money to save money. When it comes to "the roads less traveled," that's what the U.S. Forest Service and Congress have decided, and environmental activists approve. Wyoming will receive a big chunk of of the expenditure, a $39 million appropriation Congress r ...Read More

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