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PNS Daily Newscast - August 21, 2019 


The Trump administration weakens banking regulations; and events this weekend mark the 400th anniversary of slavery in the United States. (Broadcaster Note: Our 6-min. newscast now has an optional outcue at 3 minutes: “This is PNS.”)

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Archive: November 3, 2011

WASHINGTON - The traditional three-ring circus may have to look for some new entertainment under the big tent. A bill proposed this week would restrict the use of exotic and wild animals in traveling circuses. The Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act, sponsored by Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va., has bipar ...Read More

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The number of ex-offenders being granted pardons in Connecticut has increased dramatically over the past few years. But the rise affects only a certain group: those serving probation. Erika Tindill, Gov. Dannel Malloy's appointee as chair of the Board of Pardons and Paroles, says ...Read More

BOZEMAN, Mont. - History has been made at Montana State University-Bozeman. MEA-MFT members of the Associated Faculty of Montana State University have approved their first-ever two collective bargaining agreements - one for tenure track faculty and one for non-tenure track faculty. Sandy Osborne i ...Read More

NEW YORK - It's the most important public office in Suffolk County, and today the candidates running for county executive face off in a first-of-its-kind debate. Daniel Altschuler, an organizer with the Long Island Civic Engagement Table, says most New Yorkers know that racial tensions have been run ...Read More

AUGUSTA, Maine - The Internet can help give small towns big-city access to services such as health care and education - but the key is high-speed broadband. This week, eight new members were named to the state Broadband Capacity Building Task Force, charged with expanding the availability and use of ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Some Ohio farmers are flying to Washington today to talk to policymakers about the importance of protecting local and organic family farms. Congressional agriculture committee members are drafting language for the 2012 Farm Bill to send to the so-called "super committee" this week. ...Read More

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