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PNS Daily Newscast - September 25, 2020 

Democrats reported to be preparing a smaller pandemic relief package; vote-by-mail awaits a court decision in Montana.

2020Talks - September 25, 2020 

Senators respond to President Donald Trump's refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power. And, former military and national security officials endorse Joe Biden.

Archive: September 1, 2011

BOULDER, Colo. - Nearly one year ago, on Sept. 7, 2010, flames raced through Four Mile and Sunshine canyons, causing the most devastating fire in Colorado history. Fire victims - as well as those whose homes were spared - are still dealing with the trauma from the disaster. The summer home of Tucs ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Following the attacks of 9/11, AARP established a "Day Of Service" to foster volunteerism. Each September, AARP encourages its employees, members and others around the country to volunteer a day in their communities. It's a way to remember those who died as a result of the att ...Read More

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Low-income seniors and people with disabilities could lose out on what some say is a critical support. During the special session that begins next week, Missouri lawmakers will consider a tax package that includes provisions to eliminate the circuit-breaker tax credit for rente ...Read More

NEW YORK - For two years, the nation has been trying to claw its way back from the Great Recession, but a new report says when it comes to jobs, the State of New York is still in crisis. While lawmakers in Washington spent the summer debating debt ceilings, for most New Yorkers only one deficit tr ...Read More

NEW YORK - Consumer groups are hailing the decision by the Justice Department to go to court to block the merger of AT&T and T-Mobile on anti-trust grounds. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday, aims to stop the $39 billion deal, which would combine the nation's second- and fourth-largest wireless carriers. ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Dayton has declared September "Farm to School Month" in Minnesota. The Farm to School initiative is a program of the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP). JoAnne Berkenkamp, AITP program director for local foods, says one goal is to link schools with farmers to ...Read More

MINNETONKA, Minn. - Union leaders in Minnesota are calling for renewed negotiations between Moorhead-based American Crystal Sugar and its 1,300 locked-out workers. Union members and supporters will hold a rally this morning at the Minnetonka headquarters of Strom Engineering, a firm supplying Cryst ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - Certain types of news coverage can increase the risk of suicide in vulnerable individuals, according to more than 50 studies cited by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) would like to see the media change their ways. While ...Read More

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