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PNS Daily Newscast - March 22, 2019 


President Trump rattles the Middle East, saying the U.S. will recognize Israel’s authority over the Golan Heights. Also on our Friday rundown: A judge blocks laws limiting the power of the new Wisconsin governor. Plus, momentum builds across party lines to abolish the death penalty.

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Archive: November 11, 2010

CONCORD, N.H. - Today is Veteran's Day, and while many Americans will observe the holiday with parades and ceremonies, some in New Hampshire say recognizing the state's veterans should happen year-round, with a special focus on older service members. Russ Armstrong chairs the State Committee on Ag ...Read More

LOS ANGELES - Read early, read aloud and read often - doing so will help improve childhood literacy in California. That's the goal of a new campaign sponsored by the First 5 Commissions of Southern California. Linda Clinard, who holds a doctorate in education and is author of "Family Time Reading ...Read More

SEATTLE - Some Washington veterans are skipping today's traditional Veteran's Day celebrations to demonstrate a different kind of patriotism: They're defending the environment. A Seattle group will rally in support of the U.S. military's pledge to reduce fossil fuel consumption. One of the partici ...Read More

NEW YORK - Like her predecessor Joel Klein, incoming New York Schools Chancellor Cathie Black comes from the business world, with little background in education beyond being a board member of a charter school in Harlem. Mayor Bloomberg, who selected both, deliberately chose corporate executives for ...Read More

PIERRE, S.D. - South Dakota churches and faith groups have a new list of questions to ask the American Red Cross before hosting a blood drive, questions that focus on donor screening and other safety practices. It's part of a new guide released Wednesday by the group Interfaith Worker Justice, and ...Read More

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The expanded smoking ban, passed by last year's South Dakota legislature, then referred to a vote by opponents, is now in effect. Voters endorsed the original law at the polls last week. Mary Michaels, South Dakota government relations director for the American Heart Associatio ...Read More

BILLINGS, Mont. - Boosting ranch profits and addressing the problem of monopolies in the meatpacking industry are issues drawing ranchers from around the state as they gather in Billings Friday for the Northern Plains Resource Council annual meeting. Council board member and rancher Jeanie Alderson ...Read More

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