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PNS Daily Newscast - August 5, 2020 


A massive explosion kills dozens and injures thousands in Beirut; and child care is key to getting Americans back to work.


2020Talks - August 5, 2020 


Election experts testify before the US House that more funding is necessary. And Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington state had primaries yesterday; Hawaii and Tennessee have them later this week.

Archive: January 3, 2008

Concord, NH - New Hampshire could require cleaner cars if not for the federal government blocking the road. Yesterday the Sierra Club and four other organizations joined in a lawsuit aimed at overturning the E.P.A.’s decision to forbid California from implementing stricter tailpipe emissions s ...Read More

New York, NY - New York is stepping up to the plate in the campaign to allow states to set their own auto emission standards, stiffer than federal norms. The state Wednesday joined a motion of support for a lawsuit filed the same day by California and environmental groups. The suit seeks to force t ...Read More

Albany, NY - The New Year may not guarantee that anyone will be wealthier and wiser, but New Yorkers could get healthier, thanks to a new online service to match their health needs with available programs. The site is designed as a one-stop location that's easier to navigate than the usual official ...Read More

Albuquerque, NM - New Mexico has again joined the chorus of states singing for stronger rules on auto emissions. Five environmental groups and 16 states filed legal actions against the Environmental Protection Agency yesterday over the federal government's decision in December to block state 'clean ...Read More

Medford, OR – Oregon hunters and anglers are voicing their disapproval of a new federal plan for managing public lands in the Western part of the state. They say the plan by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management focuses too much on increasing timber production and creating what they call "ATV pla ...Read More

Denver, CO - There's a loud chorus calling for the federal government to stop "blocking the road" to cleaner cars. A number of states and environmental groups are taking legal action against the E.P.A. over last month's denial of a waiver that would have allowed California to set emissions standards ...Read More

Seattle, WA – Washington is one of 16 states "on hold," waiting for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to allow tougher standards for vehicle tailpipe emissions. Those states, and five conservation groups, have started the New Year off by joining in on legal action against the EPA, sayin ...Read More

Ann Arbor, MI – "Running and exercise" are typical resolutions for the New Year and for one Ann Arbor group, that means 2008 will see a woman "running" for office, and female voters "exercising" their right to vote. MI List co-founder and executive director Barb Fuller believes there's inspira ...Read More

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