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PNS Daily Newscast - July 2, 2020 


The White House says no response is planned to reported Russian bounties on U.S. troops; House Democrats unveil an ambitious plan to curb climate change.

2020Talks - July 2, 2020 


Richmond, Virginia joins other states removing its Confederate monuments, despite ardent resistance from the president. Plus, Senate Republicans removed a provision in the Pentagon spending bill requiring campaigns to report foreign help.

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Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she plans to introduce legislation to help families caring for aging relatives. It would set up a 'clearinghouse of information' to help seniors stay independent and in their homes as long as possible. "That means, making information available on where you can get ...Read More

Health care that's one-stop shopping. A new report from the National Association of Community Health Centers shows community health center care is much less expensive than care elsewhere, and centers can handle those with the best insurance coverage as well as those with no coverage at all. Tess Kue ...Read More

Hundreds of Long Island patients could be without caretakers come Monday as home care workers take the next step in their efforts to get a contract with a major service provider. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) has sought a formal contract with Premier Home Health Care Services for ...Read More

Hundreds of thousands of Ohioans are flocking to the State Fair, in part to sample locally grown food and Governor Strickland joined them, to unveil a plan to make Ohio foods a regular part of the state's diet. An executive order signed Tuesday at the fair creates the Ohio Food Policy Advisory Counc ...Read More

Families will be lining up at stores for back-to-school shopping but many low-income parents will be hit hard by the costs, and merchants may not see the big boost they might expect. Some store owners have called for the return of the back-to-school sales tax holiday, which was cancelled a few years ...Read More

Pollution is causing too many "no swimming" days at California beaches, according to a new report. The study found a near-record high for bacterial contamination, despite less natural run-off into the ocean due to drought, with the worst water quality at Avalon and Venice State Beaches. Hamlet Paole ...Read More

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