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PNS Daily Newscast - October 18, 2019 


Baltimore mourns Rep. Elijah Cummings, who 'Fought for All.' Also on our rundown: Rick Perry headed for door as Energy Secretary; and EPA holds its only hearing on rolling back methane regulations.

2020Talks - October 18, 2019 


While controversy swirls at the White House, the Chicago Teachers Union goes on strike, and retired Admiral Joe Sestak walks 105 miles across New Hampshire.

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Archive: March 3, 2009

Salem, OR – Fewer people may be smoking,but tobacco companies are handing out free samples of other smokeless tobacco products in an effort to regain some of the market share they're losing with the prevalence of smoke-free workplace laws, such as the one that went into effect in Oregon in Jan ...Read More

Pierre, SD – With just two weeks remaining in the South Dakota legislative session, policymakers are anxiously eyeing the new federal stimulus package and the impact it will have on the state's budget. It could bring a collective sigh of relief to lawmakers who are trying to restore $8 million ...Read More

Pierre, SD – Will the second time be the charm? Anti-tobacco and clean air advocates are hoping for a different outcome today, when the South Dakota Senate revisits legislation to extend the workplace smoking ban. South Dakota already has a smoke-free workplace law, and the current push is t ...Read More

Boston, MA – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's announcement that more time is needed to review the science on the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) has local health groups calling on the state to regulate it now. The FDA has postponed its decision for four months on the controversial plastic s ...Read More

Cheyenne, WY – There goes the neighborhood, literally. Near the historic Governor's Mansion in Cheyenne, two vintage homes have been moved and others could join them. It's land that has been eyed for development, and some fear that could mean new buildings that don't match the surrounding neig ...Read More

Frankfort, KY – A click of a mouse brings access to a new public health database from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. It may be just what the doctor ordered – a complete physical of the state, so Kentuckians can compare their health to others in their area. The "Kentucky Health F ...Read More

Columbus, OH - Backers of a passenger rail system that would span Ohio say it's almost ready to pull out of the station, and only needs a financial push to get going. The Ohio Hub Project is a system of rail lines to connect urban areas of the Buckeye State with each other, and to national rail netw ...Read More

New York, NY — Thousands of immigrants have been deported and many more have been subjected to controversial raids. However, the Obama administration may be ready to break with Bush-era policies. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano's intention to review the handling of deportations an ...Read More

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