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PNS Daily Newscast - November 14, 2019 


New evidence arises from the first impeachment hearing; one in four federal student loan borrowers defaults early on; and growing proof that vaping isn't the healthy alternative it was thought to be.

2020Talks - November 14, 2019 


It's World Diabetes Day, and health care, including the high cost of insulin and other drugs, is a top issue for many voters. Plus, do early states like Iowa and New Hampshire have an outsized role in the nomination process?

Daily Newscasts

Archive: September 2, 2008

St. Paul, MN – While the Republican National Convention is not yet fully underway because of Hurricane Gustav, there's no delay for former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul's independent convention, also in the Twin Cities. Paul will present his new "Campaign for Liberty" at a rally t ...Read More

Boise, ID – "Investing in Idaho," a documentary film about childcare in the Gem State, has won recognition with three national awards. Co-writer and director Charlie Chapin, of California-based Moonshadow Productions, says the awards give credibility to the film's goal of helping parents, ca ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – The Metro Waste Authority "Green Run" is coming, and runners may be surprised at not only where the 10K cross-country run and 5k walk-run course will be, but what they will see there. In fact, they'll literally be "down in the dumps" by the time they cross the finish line. As ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – Two major events are dueling for the attention of Republican National Convention-goers today. The convention gavels in this evening at the Xcel Center in St. Paul, while across town, Texas Congressman and former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul is holding a rally, too. ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – Hundreds of pairs of combat boots are lined up in formation on the State Capitol Grounds in Minnesota today for the Republican National Convention. It's "Eyes Wide Open," an unusual display that has traveled the nation to show support for troops in Iraq. The 355 deceased militar ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – Having a baby and planning to take some time off work? First, you'd better check your employer's parental leave policy. Although the U.S. Family and Medical Leave Act sets federal, minimum standards for parental leave, it doesn't apply to small employers and short-term workers, ...Read More

Lyons, NE – Rural South Dakotans are driving fewer miles this year - which is no surprise, with the high gas prices. But the change in driving habits is also prompting some changes in quality-of-life issues. For instance, says Jon Bailey, rural research and analysis director for the Center fo ...Read More

Pittsburgh, PA – Popularity just keeps growing for an Allegheny wilderness proposal. More than 400,000 Americans are represented in signing on to the "Citizens' Wilderness Proposal," which would designate nearly 55,000 acres of the Allegheny National Forest as wilderness. Two groups recently j ...Read More

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