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Lawmakers in Trump impeachment trial debate whether to hear testimony from Bolton. And California lags in new report on children's well-being.

2020Talks - January 29, 2020 


President Donald Trump unveiled his Middle East peace plan with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu by his side. Some candidates share their views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Archive: May 13, 2009

Des Moines, IA – As the Baby Boomers age, more nurses will be retiring. At the same time, more Iowans will need health care services provided by nurses. The coming nursing shortage has alarmed a coalition of health, labor and government groups, and they are banding together to find a solution. ...Read More

Rio Rancho - President Obama is in New Mexico Thursday for a town hall meeting on credit card debt, just as a new report finds New Mexicans are also losing millions on another kind of loan. The report looked at states with high Native American populations and found that many Native Americans and oth ...Read More

Columbus, OH – The adult smoking rate dropped to a record low in the Buckeye State in 2008. While many are hailing the news, others are offering a word of caution: It may not last. Health advocates say funding has been slashed for smoking prevention and cessation programs, and a number of bill ...Read More

Cambridge, MA - Pakistan's military offensive against the Taliban rages on, and the number of displaced civilians continues to rise. It is estimated that more than 500,000 people have fled from their homes since fighting began last week, with an additional 500,000 or more displaced since last August ...Read More

The check is in the mail. The federal government has released $1.8 billion in stimulus money for Florida education. While the extra cash is expected to reduce staff layoffs and stay many program cuts, Mark Pudlow with the Florida Education Association says it still amounts to just a "Band-Aid" for t ...Read More

Phoenix, AZ – Immigrant rights advocates came to the Arizona capitol Tuesday, asking lawmakers for immigration policies that build up communities instead of tearing them down. Jennifer Allen, director of the Tucson-based Border Action Network, says the legislature needs to consider immigration ...Read More

Minneapolis, MN – Minnesota has become the first state to ban a chemical considered a health hazard to babies. A bill signed by Gov. Pawlenty phases out the chemical bisphenol 'A', or BPA, a synthetic sex hormone used in some plastics that can leach out of baby bottles and "sippy cups." Sena ...Read More

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