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PNS Daily Newscast - September 20, 2019 


A whistleblower complaint against President Trump sets off tug-of-war between Congress and the White House; and students around the world strike today to demand action on climate change.

2020Talks - September 20, 2019. (3 min.)  


Climate change is a big issue this election season, and global climate strikes kick off, while UAW labor strikes continue.

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Archive: January 28, 2008

Portland, OR – Lights, camera, action! If you're handy with a home video camera, a new contest in Oregon gives you a shot at some serious cash prizes. Amateur videographers are invited to submit short videos featuring an educator who has inspired them. Prizes in the "Working Wonders" competiti ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – President Bush has one year remaining in office, and when he goes before Congress tonight for his final State of the Union address, he is expected to focus on what he hopes to do in that time. As usual, there is no advance text of his speech, but it is anticipated he'll begin ...Read More

Fargo, ND - In a rare flash of good news about Americans' health, across the country, deaths from heart disease have dropped. Not only do government figures show they decreased significantly between 1999 and 2005, but the levels are actually below goals set for 2010 by the American Heart Association ...Read More

Charlottesville, VA - Governor Kaine's plan to increase his predecessor's "Virginia Preschool Initiative" is under fire from those who say it costs too much and returns too little. But a University of Virginia administrator contends that each dollar invested would produce up to a seventeen-fold retu ...Read More

Las Vegas, NV – Google may rule when it comes to wide-ranging Internet searches, but teens in Nevada who need help with their homework can find it online, and they'll notice that the resources are targeted specifically to what they're learning in school. Lauren Stokes manages the Virtual Libr ...Read More

New York, NY — Whether or not municipalities have the right to restrict firearms has sparked a heated discussion in the latest Republican presidential debate. It's a timely issue, because the nation's highest court will consider a Second Amendment case this spring. Although it's a Washington, ...Read More

Pierre, SD – Consumer protection, retirement security and health care: those are top issues South Dakota policymakers will hear about starting today from AARP members gathered in Pierre. More than 300 volunteers for the senior advocacy group have converged in the state capital to meet with law ...Read More

Charleston, WV – President Bush's "State of the Union" address is scheduled for tonight, and among the hottest topics it's expected to contain is the proposed federal economic stimulus package. The plan, agreed to by the White House and the U.S. House of Representatives, would give tax rebates ...Read More

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