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PNS Daily Newscast - June 18, 2019 


Iran threatens to exceed the uranium enrichment limit agreed to under a 2015 nuclear deal. Also on today's rundown: More results of a new report on children's well-being; and a North Carolina Jewish congregation returns to its synagogue after sharing a local church.

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Archive: March 10, 2016

A new poll shows a majority of Iowans favor issuing driver's licenses to individuals, regardless of their immigration status. (Iowa Department of Transportation)

DES MOINES, Iowa - A number of groups, and some Iowa law enforcement officials back legislation authorizing the Iowa Department of Transportation to issue two-year, temporary visitor driver's licenses to individuals in the state, regardless of their immigration status. A poll commissioned by the A ...Read More

The U.S. Supreme Court takes up the immigration case in April. (Daderot/Wikimedia Commons)

NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio joined with leaders of nearly 120 other cities and counties across the country in supporting President Obama's immigration reforms. The mayors, along with religious leaders and advocates, filed amicus briefs with the U.S. Supreme Court this week, asking the justices t ...Read More

Ethics violations have forced 16 New York state legislators from office in the past five years. (Ron Cogswell/flickr.com)

ALBANY, N.Y. - Government-reform advocates want the state to hold public meetings on ethics reform. The former Senate majority leader and the former speaker of the Assembly both are scheduled to be sentenced next month for corruption convictions, and in his State of the State address in January, Go ...Read More

The California state Senate will consider a bill regulating certain pesticides that are linked to widespread bee deaths. (Pesticide Action Network of North America)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A new bill aims to slow the collapse of bee colonies by making certain pesticides available only to trained professionals and by requiring seeds and plants sold in nurseries to carry labels if they are treated with the toxic chemicals. Senate Bill 12-82, the Pollinator Protecti ...Read More

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