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PNS Daily News - December 13, 2019 


Brexit wins at the polls in the U.K.; major changes come to New England immigration courts today; and more than a million acres in California have been cleared for oil and gas drilling.

2020Talks - December 13, 2013  


The House passes legislation to reign in drug prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders is on the upswing, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang plays Iowa congressional candidate J.D. Scholten - who's running against long-time incumbent Steve King - in a game of basketball.

Archive: March 17, 2008

Pittsburgh, PA – Simply being poor -- isn't a simple matter at all. It puts Pennsylvania children at risk in more ways than one, particularly Black and Latino youngsters. A new study from the Harvard School of Public Health shows that children with layers of disadvantage often are thrust into ...Read More

Seattle, WA – Thousands of toxicologists are in Seattle this week to examine the science behind some of the recent news headlines about topics such as pet food safety, cough and cold medications in children, and the impact of pollution on Puget Sound. They're the behind-the-scenes researchers ...Read More

Midland, MI – Keeping a secret is not always admirable, especially when the public has a right to know. That's the premise behind "Sunshine Week," in Michigan and around the country. Citizens are being encouraged this week to shine a light on government activities, whether local or national, a ...Read More

Columbus, OH – With a rising tide of bad economic news, including job losses, Ohio could be missing opportunities to help the new wave of laid-off workers train promptly for new careers. Jon Honeck with Policy Matters Ohio, which published the report, says the state has a "rapid response" prog ...Read More

Gresham, OR – Oregon has a stake in Washington State's tug-of-war to wrestle a $44 billion U.S. Air Force contract away from Airbus and back to Boeing. Recently the Washington-based aerospace giant lost its bid to build refueling tanker planes to its European rival. Boeing is protesting the de ...Read More

Boise, ID – Taking a dose of medicine takes a big bite out of Idahoans' budgets. A new report from AARP shows the prices for most commonly used, brand-name medications rose at two-and-a-half times the rate of inflation over the past year. Most of the dramatic price increases can be traced to 2 ...Read More

Holderness, NH – The emerald in the "Emerald Isle" could be fading away, even as those of Irish heritage or inclination celebrate St. Patrick's Day. A new report by the Irish-American Climate Project has found evidence of global warming in Ireland, and the results aren't pretty. However, energ ...Read More

Albany, NY - Today's changing of the guard in Albany could mean good news for New York schoolkids, according to education advocates. They're hopeful that incoming Gov. David Paterson will support the restoration of the state's academic "contracts for excellence." Geri Palast with the Campaign for F ...Read More

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