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PNS Daily Newscast - September 20, 2019 


A whistleblower complaint against President Trump sets off tug-of-war between Congress and the White House; and students around the world strike today to demand action on climate change.

2020Talks - September 20, 2019. (3 min.)  


Climate change is a big issue this election season, and global climate strikes kick off, while UAW labor strikes continue.

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Archive: June 11, 2012

BROOKFIELD, Wis. - Summertime in Wisconsin means more time spent outdoors, breathing in the air. Jerry Medinger, manager of the Clean Fuels and Vehicle Technologies Program with the American Lung Association in Wisconsin, says most people do not realize how much air they take in every day. "The ave ...Read More

RICHMOND, Va. - Reauthorization of the federal Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) remains in limbo. The legislation has implications for the victims of rape, stalking and domestic violence in Virginia and around the nation. Originally enacted in 1994, the Senate passed a reauthorization last month ( ...Read More

WATERFLOW, N.M. - Gov. Susana Martinez and two members of the Public Regulation Commission have requested that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hold off deciding between two pollution-control plans that would affect the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station. They're hoping a 90-day stay wo ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - A new initiative under way in Michigan is spreading the word that as the population ages, cities, towns and neighborhoods need to make changes - or risk losing older residents. Housing options, travel choices and nearby shopping and medical care are the tenets of "livable communiti ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - When legislation that imposes strict new rules on abortions in Michigan comes up on the floor of the state House of Representatives this week, several groups that support women's reproductive rights plan to be there to protest. Mary Pollack, legislative vice president of the Michig ...Read More

PHOTO: Youth football practice. Photo credit: Deborah Smith

BOISE, Idaho - Summer vacation is here for Idaho's school children, and it's time for parents to give them safety messages, ranging from wearing bike helmets and seatbelts to preventing child sexual abuse. Maureen Durning with the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children teaches worksho ...Read More

PHOTO: Crew members with the Montana Conservation Corps

BOZEMAN, Mont. - The hiring sign is up for young Montanans looking for summer jobs. A grant from the U.S. Department of Interior means teens and young adults will get to work in the forests through the Montana Conservation Corps (MCC). Some crews are already training for conservation assignments, su ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - About two-thirds of Oregon doctors are using electronic medical records - and now, their patients over age 50 can use them, too. This month, AARP has launched an online tool to allow its members to organize health and medical information in a single location. On AARP Health Record, ...Read More

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