PNS Daily Newscast - February 18, 2020 

Amazon�s Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to fight climate change; and updates from state primary elections.

2020Talks - February 17, 2020 

Nevada's experiment with early caucusing is underway until tomorrow. Some candidates plus some Nevada Culinary Workers Union Local 226 members oppose Medicare for All, but Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders defends it, with a study just published making the case for it.

Archive: July 22, 2011

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Advocates for clean, renewable energy are pointing to nuclear power financing plans turned down in recent months in Missouri and across the country, as examples of how the industry is too expensive and too volatile to meet the nation's energy needs. Ed Smith, with the Missouri Coal ...Read More

NEW YORK - Plenty of sport fishermen in the tri-state area will take a break from the hot weather by heading out to the water this weekend. They'll also be catching another sort of break – from recently enacted federal fishing quotas. Lee Crockett, director of federal fisheries policy for Pew ...Read More

CHICAGO - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has just opened for business with the goal of protecting consumers in Illinois and around the nation from deceptive practices in such financial dealings as mortgages, payday loans, and credit card lending. Brian Imus, state director of the I ...Read More

RALEIGH, N. C. - A North Carolina court has issued a landmark ruling this week, recognizing the importance of education for children ages birth to five. Wake County Superior Court Judge Howard Manning, Jr., cited evidence that children who receive early childhood education perform better later in li ...Read More

PHOENIX - For low-income Arizonans, high summer energy bills can sometimes make the difference between having a home and homelessness. There are programs that can help with paying those bills, and to weatherize homes to make them more energy-efficient. Arizona Community Action Association Director C ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The new school year is still more than a month away, but districts across Minnesota are already busy crunching numbers as they face a larger funding delay under the new state budget. When the legislature first decided to delay some aid to schools, it was just ten percent. By the l ...Read More

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Cheyenne's celebration of Frontier Days this weekend includes something extra to cheer about. The city is featured today (Friday) as one of the top ten most livable cities in America. AARP The Magazine looked at a combination of affordability and quality of life in choosing commun ...Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - There's a good chance that the drugs you buy from your local pharmacy come from rarely-inspected factories in foreign countries, as drug companies based in the United States increasingly outsource their manufacturing functions. In 2007, tainted blood thinner made in China was shi ...Read More

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