PNS Daily News - December 13, 2019 

Brexit wins at the polls in the U.K.; major changes come to New England immigration courts today; and more than a million acres in California have been cleared for oil and gas drilling.

2020Talks - December 13, 2013  

The House passes legislation to reign in drug prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders is on the upswing, and entrepreneur Andrew Yang plays Iowa congressional candidate J.D. Scholten - who's running against long-time incumbent Steve King - in a game of basketball.

Archive: January 12, 2016

The record Powerball jackpot can lead some with gambling-addiction problems to spend money they don't have, with dreams of winning big. (Multi-State Lottery Association)

WATERLOO, Iowa - Long lines once again are forming at lottery terminals as Iowans buy tickets for the latest record Powerball drawing. According to gambling treatment counselor Debra Buckner at Pathways Behavioral Services in Waterloo, it can be all too easy to forget the lottery's true purpose. "T ...Read More

Iowa already leads the nation in electricity generation from wind, with the goal of reaching 40 percent of total energy production in less than five years. (Center for Rural Affairs)

DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa generates nearly 30 percent of its electricity from wind, far more than any other state. The goal is to increase that to 40 percent by 2020. Ben Hammes, a spokesman for Gov. Terry Branstad, said developing the industry is a benefit for the state's other economic-development ...Read More

At least one New Mexico conservation group says the armed militia that took over over a national wildlife refuge is treading on other Americans' public lands and their right to enjoy them. (DodgertonSkillhouse/morguefile)

ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. – The director of the New Mexico Wildlife Federation traveled to rural Oregon this week to join a group of people protesting the armed takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge by a small band of armed men. The occupation is entering its second week near the small to ...Read More

The Northern Rockies fisher is one step closer to protection under the Endangered <br />Species Act. (Betty4240/iStockphoto)

HELENA, Mont. - The Northern Rockies fisher, a cat-sized weasel related to wolverines and otters and found in the border area of Idaho and Northern Montana, is one step closer to protection under the federal Endangered Species Act. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published a finding today statin ...Read More

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