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PNS Daily Newscast - July 19, 2019 


Chants of a different sort greet U.S. Rep. Omar upon her return home to Minnesota. Also on our Friday rundown: A new report says gunshot survivors need more outreach, support. Plus, sharing climate-change perspectives in Charlotte.

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Archive: April 23, 2012

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The first court challenge brought under the landmark Racial Justice Act (RJA) was successful on Friday, with inmate Marcus Robinson's death sentence converted to life in prison without the possibility of parole. The RJA allows death row inmates to argue that race was a factor ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Social media can helpful in tracking down an old friend or flame, but it is going beyond that in Ohio, helping organizations build awareness for important causes. For example, in April, which is Child Abuse Prevention Month, Ohio children's services agencies used Facebook as a launc ...Read More

SEATTLE - A new coalition considers Puget Sound Energy (PSE) a utility company with a split personality. On one hand, it is making impressive investments in wind and solar power. On the other, it is still a major owner of the second-largest coal plant in the western United States. Coal-Free PSE is ...Read More

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Farmers who are African-American, Latino, or members of other minority groups in Michigan are concerned about cuts to the new Farm Bill now in Congress. Minority farmers have faced adversity over the years, not only from weather and the economy, but also from lack of access to fun ...Read More

FORT ORD, Calif. - The former U.S. Army base Fort Ord, on the California coast north of Monterey, is becoming the country's newest National Monument. President Obama has signed the official proclamation, calling the Monterey County area "one of the crown jewels of California's coast." The designati ...Read More

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - An in-depth look at firearms ownership in Kentucky shows that in thousands of homes, children are in dangerous, even potentially life-threatening, situations. The most recent Kentucky Health Issues Poll canvassed more than 1600 people and estimates that three-quarters of a million ...Read More

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