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PNS Daily Newscast - September 21, 2020 

COVID-19 reported to be on the rise in more than 30 states; and will Supreme Court nomination tilt U.S. Senate races?

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Biden pays tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Trump plans to announce his replacement nominee this week. Plus, early voting in four states.

Archive: May 28, 2010

SEATTLE - Perhaps the "greenest" of the green jobs advocates spent the day in the State of Washington Thursday, and Van Jones says he likes what he sees. Jones, the former White House green jobs advisor, says Seattle's push to create jobs by retrofitting buildings for energy efficiency is an example ...Read More

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Nevadans who wish their children could spend more time learning and less time reviewing when returning to school after summer break may want to consider free summer reading programs, getting underway at local libraries. Nevada teens are invited to "make a wave" while younger ones a ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa - More new cases of skin cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year than new cases of breast, prostate, lung and colon cancers combined, according to the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention. The statistic is part of the message for today's Don't Fry Day, to raise awarenes ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - A North Carolina legislative subcommittee is working on changing recently-drafted policies for drilling off the state's shoreline in light of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Even more changes are expected now that Pres. Obama has canceled Virginia offshore drilling plans, and delayed e ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - Reaction from conservation groups is mixed over Thursday's announcement by Consumers Energy that the company is delaying plans for a new coal-fired power plant in Bay County, Mich. CMS Energy, the parent of Consumers Energy, announced Thursday that lower consumer demand from the rec ...Read More

PHOENIX - Arizona's five Democratic members of Congress want contaminated federal lands made available for renewable solar and wind energy projects. They're urging the U.S. Interior Secretary and Bureau of Land Management director to expand an Arizona pilot program to other states. Congressman Rau ...Read More

RICHMOND, Virg. - President Obama's announcement Thursday to cancel the proposed lease sale off Virginia's coast means that exploratory oil drilling will be put on hold for now. While it's still difficult to comprehend what the environmental and economic costs of the BP oil spill will be, the decisi ...Read More

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - On the eve of Memorial Day weekend, many Minnesotans are gearing up to take advantage of the warmer weather with outdoor activities, such as running, gardening, golfing and grilling. To remind folks to protect themselves while having fun in the sun, the National Council on Skin ...Read More

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