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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: October 2, 2008

Helena, MT – "Mystery meat" may soon be less common and less mysterious in Montana, as country-of-origin labeling, known as COOL, becomes law in the U.S. this month after years of delays. It requires labels on meat that tell Montana consumers where it is produced. Montana rancher Dan Teigen, ...Read More

Nashville, TN – Could health insurance companies face the same fate as some of the nation's big financial institutions? Consumer advocates say it's a possibility, without better regulation of the industry. According to a study of major health insurers by the Northwest Federation of Community ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – Nearly 2,000 Iowa women are expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, and 400 are expected to die from it - but the numbers could be lowered if more women would get mammograms. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Theresa Allen, health promotions manage ...Read More

Denver, CO - The growing number of Colorado children living in poverty is a focus of concern and attention this week. The annual Colorado Children's Campaign is outlining efforts to address such problems in other states and countries, and children's advocates in Colorado are considering what they ca ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – Getting your teen to talk with you about anything can be challenging, but discussing sexuality and pregnancy can seem impossible. However, teen advocates are urging parents to have a serious conversation about those issues in October as part of Let’s Talk Month. The nation ...Read More

Sacramento, CA - Calling it the sequel to California's landmark global warming legislation, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed into law the anti-sprawl bill, SB 375. It is designed to help the state fight global warming by encouraging communities to consider climate change when planning land- ...Read More

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