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PNS Daily Newscast - August 7, 2020 

The State Attorney of NY moves to dissolve the NRA; an update on the potential wave of pandemic evictions.

2020Talks - August 7, 2020 

The Commission on Presidential Debates rejected the Trump's campaign for a fourth debate. Hawaii has a primary tomorrow, but there are only 8 vote service centers.

Archive: November 30, 2009

EUGENE, Ore. - Green is more than a school color at every state college and university in Oregon: The whole system has pledged to reduce its carbon footprint and energy use. In a new report from the National Wildlife Federation, college students have been dubbed "Generation E" for their commitment t ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - According to federal figures, uncompensated health care costs West Virginia nearly half a billion dollars a year. That's mostly because people who have no health insurance end up being treated in hospital emergency rooms, which are very expensive. Perry Bryant, who heads the g ...Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Many people may still feel stuffed from their Thanksgiving Day feasts and all the leftovers. But for others, this week is another struggle to put food on the table. According to the hunger relief group Share Our Strength, 62 percent of teachers see hungry students in their classro ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Early detection and treatment will help Tennesseans control the severity of diabetes. That's good news in light of a new report that says diabetes cases could almost double in the nation over the next 25 years. Dr. Thomas Elasy, director of the Vanderbilt University Medical Cent ...Read More

HELENA, Mont. - Death and taxes are on the docket for Congress in the next few weeks. The lawmakers need to bridge the one-year gap in the estate tax looming next year, and possibly decide what the tax should look like in the future. Montana Senator and Finance Committee Chair Max Baucus has called ...Read More

RECLUSE, Wyo. - The costs keep rising - along with tempers - in the small, northeastern Wyoming community of Recluse. Residents have been gathering donations and grants to restore the community hall, but when projected expenses rose, some abandoned the idea in favor of replacing it with a new buildi ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - In Michigan households, the holidays often mean stockpiling pantries with food for special dinners and gatherings. However, this year the number of American families unable to put sufficient food on the table is at its highest level in more than a decade, according to a new report f ...Read More

SANTA FE, N.M. - A week from today, the eyes of the world will focus on Copenhagen, Denmark, and the historic climate change summit being held there. A few New Mexicans will attend it in person. One is Ken Hughes, conservation director for the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club. He says his goal ...Read More

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