PNS Daily Newscast - January 17, 2020 

Govt. Accountability Office rules that Trump administration violated federal law on aid to Ukraine; and racial disparities in health care.

2020Talks - January 17, 2020 

Just a couple weeks out from the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary, four Senators are being pulled off the campaign trail for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

Archive: January 16, 2012

SALEM, Ore. - As a group, Oregon lawmakers have not done much to ensure that non-white Oregonians have anything close to the same chances for success as white Oregonians. That's the finding of a new report that gives the state Senate a grade of "C" - and the House a "D" - based on their votes last s ...Read More

FORT BENTON, Mont. - Rural Montanans are used to doing business with a handshake, but when it comes to oil and gas leasing, the advice is to get it in writing. Three free workshops offered by the Montana Farmers Union this week, in Fort Benton, Lewistown and Great Falls, are designed to guide landow ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Today is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Ohioans are encouraged honor the civil rights leader's legacy by making the holiday a "day on" - not a day off. The MLK Day of Service is a call for all Americans to serve their neighbors and communities. The Rev. Joel King Jr. of Colum ...Read More

PHOENIX - Arizonans will celebrate today's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by marching through Phoenix and Mesa, but also by volunteering in the dining rooms of charities and picking up trash in parks. Pastor Warren Stewart of First Institutional Baptist Church in Phoenix helped lead the multi-year fi ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - AARP Minnesota is supporting a push to toughen penalties for those who abuse vulnerable adults, such as the elderly and people with disabilities. A bill that would make intentional neglect a felony crime will be introduced during the 2012 Legislature. Its sponsor, Senator Warren ...Read More

FARGO, N.D. - North Dakota is among the states leading the way in making sure stroke victims are getting the fastest and best treatment possible. Stroke is still one of the leading causes of death in the nation, but continues to slide down the rankings, and the American Heart Association credits Nor ...Read More

BOISE, Idaho - Idaho's economy is still far from being healthy, and chronic low wages are part of the problem. Research on the topic is being discussed today at the "Kitchen Table Economics" forum in Boise. Retired University of Idaho economics professor Stephen Cooke has found that Idahoans earn ...Read More

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Utility bills, health care and consumer protection are at the top of the list in Annapolis this year for Maryland's people over 50, according to AARP Maryland. The elder organization's associate state director for advocacy, Tammy Bresnahan, says it's all about quality of life, which ...Read More

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