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PNS Daily Newscast - November 18, 2019 


President Trump invited to testify in person or in writing, says Pelosi; a battle over the worth of rooftop-solar electricity when it's sold back to the grid; the flu gets an early start; and the value of Texas family caregivers.

2020Talks - November 18, 2019 


Former Pres. Barack Obama cautioned Democrats to be more moderate, and incumbent Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins over Trump-backed Republican opponent.

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Archive: June 12, 2012

RALEIGH, N.C. - Cooling North Carolina homes is expected to cost more this summer, thanks to predicted record heat and recent rate hikes from the state's largest power providers. The announcement late last week about the approved merger of Duke and Progress Energy has consumer advocates concerned ...Read More

SEATTLE - It's time to play catch-up with wages and benefits for home-care workers in Washington. That's the view of their union, as its representatives sit down with state negotiators for the latest round of contract talks – and they're asking for a raise. Home-care workers, numbering some 30 ...Read More

summer food photo

COLUMBUS, Ohio - When it comes to keeping low-income children from going hungry during the summer months, a new report finds Ohio is falling short. The report ranked Ohio 37th among states in participation in summer food programs. According to the Food Research and Action Center, last year in the ...Read More

ALBANY, N.Y. - The state Senate Education Committee heard testimony about testing Monday, as lawmakers consider how well, and how much, New York school pupils are being tested. The committee was told that in order to graduate from high school, pupils currently need to take from 19 to 21 different te ...Read More

PHOENIX - The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule any day now on the federal lawsuit challenging Arizona's controversial SB 1070 immigration law. Legal observers believe the court is more likely than not to uphold the law. But plaintiffs in another lawsuit say the legal battle will still be far f ...Read More

Arrest at Khimki forest last week, photos provided by the activists.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Activists fighting to save an old-growth forest near Moscow say they're facing a breakdown of Russian democracy, and their supporters on this side of the ocean agree. With Vladimir Putin once again the Russian president, they say construction has resumed on an illegal road throug ...Read More

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