PNS Daily Newscast - October 17, 2019 

President Trump puts some distance between himself and policy on Syria. Also on the rundown: awaiting a ruling in South Dakota on the insanity defense, plus the focus remains on election security for 2020.

2020Talks - October 16, 2019 

Last night in Ohio the fourth Democratic debate covered issues from health care, gun control and abortion to the Turkish invasion of Syria. What's clear: Sen. Elizabeth Warren has replaced former VP Joe Biden as the centerstage target.

Daily Newscasts

Archive: October 19, 2011

SEATTLE - They're trying to get connected, although they're not always sure how to do it - or why they should. Social media is catching on among those age 45 and older, a new survey by AARP Washington says, and more than 40 percent say they learned it from their child or grandchild. Only one in 10 ...Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the third-leading cause of death for infants under 1 year of age in Missouri. Since the "Back to Sleep" campaign began for babies in 1994, SIDS has been reduced dramatically. However, pediatric nurse practitioner Amy Terreros at Children's M ...Read More

NEW YORK - The light at the end of New York's dark economic tunnel might be a train - carrying recovery in the form of mass transit manufacturing in New York factories, according to one group of experts. The report, assembled by union strategists and economic-policy analysts, calls for replacing so ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - This is National Save for Retirement Week (Oct. 16-22), although many in Oregon don't have what is optimistically termed "disposable" income to sock away - or the desire to put it in a bank account that earns little or no interest. Investing at least $1,000 in a certificate of depo ...Read More

CRAIG, Colo. - The Bureau of Land Management, culminating a seven-year process, this week approved a management plan for more than 2 million acres of federal land and underground mineral rights in Colorado's northwest corner. The Little Snake Basin is remote, rugged, and home to what's been describ ...Read More

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - As Indiana and Michigan Power asks state regulators for a rate increase, an anonymous donor in St. Joseph County is helping offset what will likely be deep cuts to federal home-energy assistance programs which help poor families pay utility bills. Dawn Chapla with United Way of S ...Read More

HAZEN, N.D. - Coal Country Community Health Center is helping with a unique observation of Breast Cancer Awareness Month: staging a mammography marathon at Sakakawea Medical Center in Hazen. Chief executive officer Darrold Bertsch says Monday's event offers maximum convenience for busy women, as pr ...Read More

PHOENIX - The Bureau of Land Management is mostly on track with its plan to designate appropriate sites for large-scale solar-power plants in six Western states, conservation groups say. Out of 24 "solar energy zones" in the West, a new Wilderness Society report brings up serious issues with only t ...Read More

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