PNS Daily Newscast - July 19, 2019 

Chants of a different sort greet U.S. Rep. Omar upon her return home to Minnesota. Also on our Friday rundown: A new report says gunshot survivors need more outreach, support. Plus, sharing climate-change perspectives in Charlotte.

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Archive: December 30, 2009

SEATTLE - Washington's new state laws to curb payday loan abuse are equally tough on both short-term borrowers and their high-interest lenders. Starting January 1, no one can take out a payday loan that totals more than $700 - or one-third of their gross monthly income - and lenders can check the bo ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio is getting kudos for how its federal stimulus dollars for transportation projects are being spent. A new report from the group Policy Matters Ohio finds that no region was left out when the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds were distributed, and the most distressed c ...Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As 2009 comes to an end, Missouri has a record number of homeless young people. Rachel Francis, youth services program manager with Synergy Services, says the shelter has seen a 61 percent increase in homeless kids. In fact, shelter workers had to tell more than 300 that they coul ...Read More

HELENA, Mont. - The New Year is bringing something not-so-new to Montana. A ballot initiative called I-162 is being promoted as a "private property rights protection" measure. It would allow landowners to sue local governments if they feel the value of their property is hurt by government decisions ...Read More

NEW YORK - The New Year will see thousands of drug offenders headed to treatment instead of prison and some long-time offenders getting a new lease on life. That's because in 2009, state lawmakers decided to "just say no" to New York's Rockefeller drug laws. Glenn Martin, vice president of develop ...Read More

PHOENIX - To address the nation's continuing job shortage, congressional Democrats are hoping for a second economic stimulus package. The measure could focus on tax incentives, or it could create a New Deal-type federal jobs program. Carol Stambaugh, the Arizona director for the National Associati ...Read More

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