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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: June 19, 2008

Philadelphia, IL – Doctors, nurses, medical students and patients are rallying in five Pennsylvania cities today, to encourage people to "just say no" to the current health insurance system. Thousands of people die every year from a lack of health insurance, according to Families USA, a cons ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – Now that floodwaters finally are receding in most Iowa communities, the next long process begins - of sorting and throwing out what was damaged. Everything from water-soaked carpet to ruined appliances will have to be disposed of. Amy Horst with Metro Waste Authority says thin ...Read More

Portland, OR – Churches in Oregon are finding new ways to incorporate conservation into their ministries, and a new report shows it's happening across the country. The Sierra Club says 67 percent of Americans claim to care about the environment "because it is God's creation." Oregon faith com ...Read More

Elko, NV – A local church's efforts to harness power from the heavens is getting national attention today. As part of a new, national "Faith in Action" report from the Sierra Club, Nevada's First Presbyterian Church in Elko is being recognized for taking the energy-saving step of installing so ...Read More

Deerfield, SD - A first-ever national report that highlights the strong connection between religious faith and environmental initiatives is being released today by the Sierra Club. "Faith in Action" recognizes the roles that faith-based groups play in conservation and sustainability. In South Dako ...Read More

New York, NY — Published reports say 62 immigrants have died after being placed in "administrative detention" in the United States in the last four years. Tonight, 30 cities hold "A Night of a Thousand Conversations," simultaneous events organized to raise awareness of detention policies and p ...Read More

Broadview, IL - A tent city is being erected outside the Broadview Detention Center today. Hundreds will be camping out all night to hold a vigil for the thousands of immigrants being held at the center, as well as hundreds more expected to arrive by bus tomorrow morning. Catherine Salgado, with th ...Read More

Richmond, VA - Scientists say the planet continues to warm, but the climate change debate in Congress has cooled off for now, leaving many wondering about the next move. The "Climate Security Act," which was cosponsored by Republican Senator John Warner, would have introduced caps on greenhouse gas ...Read More

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