PNS Daily Newscast - June 1, 2020 

Protests over Floyd killing go global, as U.S. demonstrations focus on multiple recent victims of alleged lethal police misconduct.

2020Talks - June 1, 2020 

Protests continued over the weekend in police killing of George Floyd, with law enforcement in some cities using force against demonstrators. Former VP Joe Biden urged against violence.

Archive: May 11, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. – Northern Virginia has long been known for its booming economy – high education levels with large salaries to match – but the economic picture is not entirely rosy, according to a new report. Under Pressure: The State of Working Virginia compiles research showing t ...Read More

PHOENIX – As Arizona moms celebrate Mother's Day this weekend, advocates say thousands will face additional challenges because of the new state budget. Lawmakers increased spending by a half-percent, but also put $450 million into a rainy day fund. Children's Action Alliance President Dana Na ...Read More

LOGO: Idaho Children's Trust Fund

BOISE, Idaho – The price tag for child abuse and neglect in Idaho is estimated to be more than $350 million a year. A new report from Prevent Child Abuse America tallies up costs around the country, looking at hospitalizations, foster care, police investigations, and lost productivity at work ...Read More

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JARRELL, Texas – Eighteen-year-old Allison Brawley will be taking the date of her choice to the Jarrell High School senior prom tomorrow night - but she had to fight for the right. It started in February, when her principal suggested she could sidestep rules prohibiting same-sex prom dates by ...Read More

DETROIT – President Obama's support of same-sex marriage has a lot of Michiganders talking about the issue. Some see it as a step forward; others believe it's wrong. Arthur Mullen, executive director of the Mount Clemens Downtown Development Authority, says he considers it an important issue ...Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Letter carriers in Missouri and around the nation will be carrying a lot more than letters tomorrow. They'll also be picking up bags of nonperishable food items for local food banks. It's the 20th annual Help Stamp Out Hunger food drive, sponsored by the National Letter Carr ...Read More

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – This is Stroke Awareness Month in Minnesota, and a young man from St. Cloud can testify to the importance of educating yourself about the warning signs. Kyle Sheeler was a healthy and athletic 18-year-old when he suffered a stroke. Since then he's learned the warning signs, ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa – Starting in 2014, Iowa's mental health services will no longer be provided by each county, but rather on a regional basis that is expected to make services more efficient and more uniform. But figuring out how to fund the new regional system is where state lawmakers ran into ...Read More

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