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PNS Daily Newscast - April 10, 2020 


The week ends with the story that has dominated the news for a month now. COVID-19 impacts on domestic violence, child abuse and more.

2020Talks - April 9, 2020 


Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders drops out of the race for president, though he assured supporters yesterday his movement will continue. A federal judge ruled this week a lawsuit in Florida awaiting trial will apply to all people with former felony convictions, not just the 17 plaintiffs.

Archive: January 23, 2012

CONCORD, N.H. - New Hampshire lawmakers will consider bills both in the House and Senate that would give tax credits to businesses that contribute to private scholarship funds for pupils who attend private, religious or home schools. However, Jeff McLynch, executive director of the New Hampshire F ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A telephone poll by U.S. Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio conducted late last year found that an over-whelming majority of Floridians think all of the funds paid out by BP for the oil-spill disaster should come back to the states affected, to clean up the environment. Steve Mu ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A menacing species of foreign fish could make itself right at home in Lake Erie, according to a new report. The study from the U.S. Geological Survey found that the Maumee, Sandusky, and Grand Rivers are hospitable environments for Asian carp, potentially allowing the invasive fish ...Read More

CHICAGO - It was only about 15 years ago that the first hybrid vehicle rolled into Illinois, and now just about everyone knows someone who drives one. Pretty soon, many Illinois drivers may be plugging in rather than filling up. Automakers are selling several new electric car models this year and ma ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina's primary is no longer the "May-be" election after a three-judge panel on Friday denied a request to postpone the date until the lawsuit challenging new district lines could be resolved. Opponents of the new redistricting plan say it unfairly affects African American v ...Read More

ALBANY, N.Y. - Education reform advocates have been combing through the Executive Budget proposed last week and they don't like what they see. From the rural North Country, to Binghamton, to Brooklyn, they say, New York's neediest districts will get only 52 percent of the $805 million in school aid. ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The U.S. Department of the Interior has proposed consolidating the federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Many have expressed surprise and suspicion about the plan. The BLM is much larger, concentrated in the W ...Read More

LAS VEGAS - Older Nevadans are outpacing younger Nevadans and even the national average when it comes to taking time out to volunteer for their communities. Thirty-five percent of AARP Nevada members aged 50 and up volunteered for at least one local group in the last year, according to new research ...Read More

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