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PNS Daily Newscast - November 15, 2019 


President Trump asks SCOTUS to block release of his tax returns; use of the death penalty is on the decline across the country; and a push to make nutrition part of the health-care debate.

2020Talks - November 15, 2019 


Former MA Gov. Deval Patrick is officially running for president, saying he can attract more Independents and moderate Republicans than other candidates.

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Archive: November 23, 2009

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - If state lawmakers and local voters approve, cities across South Dakota could fund local projects with a one cent sales tax increase. Sioux Falls is already making plans to build an arena with nearly $170 million of such money. Backers of the proposal say it would bring more acti ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - When budgets are tight, it's hard to know how much to give to charity, but many nonprofit groups in Oregon are struggling. Mercy Corps, the global relief organization based in Portland, is suggesting people help others by giving whatever amount they're spending on their own Thanksgi ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - Years of debate about how to restore endangered Northwest salmon and steelhead may be coming to a close, depending on what happens today in a Portland courtroom. Federal Judge James Redden will hear the U.S. government's reasoning behind its most recent fish recovery plan, and plan ...Read More

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota is one of just three states in the entire country that don't have statewide physical education standards in schools; such standards currently are up to local districts. University of Minnesota professor Dr. Marti Kubik says many kids aren't getting the physical activity they ...Read More

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - A recent Associated Press (AP) poll on health care is sparking debate about whether there should be stricter controls on individuals seeking accountability for medical malpractice. According to the Minnesota Association for Justice, the poll is inaccurate, misleading and does li ...Read More

BOSTON - Millions of New Englanders will take to the roads and skies for the holidays, and during the hustle and bustle, packing medications can sometimes take a back seat to the fruitcake. Thanksgiving and Christmas are historically the busiest travel times of the year in the U.S. Amid all of the ...Read More

RICHMOND, Va. - The National Association of Community Healthcare Centers has compared the costs of serving patients treated in the Centers to the costs of serving people elsewhere. It found that the Centers saved the country between $9.9 billion and $24 billion a year. In Virginia, 105 Community H ...Read More

MADISON, Wisc. - You don't have to put your heart at risk to enjoy the Thanksgiving feast. A few simple changes in the way you approach the holiday table can make a huge difference. Donna Weihoffen is a senior nutritionist at the University of Wisconsin Hospital. She says you can avoid a bunch of ...Read More

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