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PNS Daily Newscast - October 21, 2019 


G-7 meeting may move to Camp David; conservation groups sound alarm about acting BLM chief; NC suit aims to change solitary confinement policy there; questions about Amazon Ring coordination with police; and microbes might help in earthquakes.

2020Talks - October 21, 2019 


2016 candidate Hillary Clinton says Russia is "grooming" Rep. Tulsi Gabbard for a third-party run. And Sen. Bernie Sanders has biggest Democratic campaign event this season so far.

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Archive: March 25, 2008

Des Moines, IA – Retailers across Iowa are actively promoting compact fluorescent light bulbs, and millions of the energy-efficient, long-lasting bulbs are expected to be sold over the coming years. Amy Horst with Metro Waste Authority cautions that Iowans should take some special care when ...Read More

Chicago, IL – Illinois communities that have become magnets for new immigrants are not magnets for violent crime. A new study from Harvard University blows up the stereotype that more immigrants mean more crime. In fact, the study found exactly the opposite in Chicago and across the state: are ...Read More

Pablo, MT – Montana tribes are on a treasure hunt, and they're asking those starting spring-cleaning projects to help out. The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes are looking for photographs of places and people on the Flathead Reservation in the late 1800s and early 1900s that Montanans m ...Read More

Rochester, NY - The sub-prime crisis could be just the tip of the economic iceberg that's sinking homeowners with escalating mortgage payments. Some New Yorkers could get even deeper in debt with predatory "payday loans," which accumulate annual interest rates as high as 800 percent and more. Re ...Read More

Portland, OR – As the 2008 presidential campaign continues, a well-known former President, the late Ulysses S. Grant, is to make an appearance in Oregon today. As portrayed by an actor, Grant, the 18th President, is part of an event in Portland calling for reform of the 1872 national mining l ...Read More

Chippewa Falls, WI – As well as selling their grain, vegetables, and milk, Wisconsin farmers can now make money by "harvesting" carbon. A series of meetings this week is looking to sign up farmers for a "carbon credit" program, where farmers can earn money on the Chicago Climate Exchange. S ...Read More

Renton, WA – Head Start programs in Washington and around the country are at a breaking point, according to a new survey from the National Head Start Association. The program works with pre-school kids and families in at-risk situations to help make sure children are ready for school. The ...Read More

Watertown, SD – South Dakota sportsmen will hear some troubling news tonight at a global warming and energy forum in Watertown, sponsored by one of the country's oldest conservation groups. Presenter Bill Grant, Midwest director for the Izaak Walton League of America, says the scientific evid ...Read More

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