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PNS Daily Newscast - August 5, 2020 


A massive explosion kills dozens and injures thousands in Beirut; and child care is key to getting Americans back to work.


2020Talks - August 5, 2020 


Election experts testify before the US House that more funding is necessary. And Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington state had primaries yesterday; Hawaii and Tennessee have them later this week.

Archive: November 5, 2019

In October, the Trump administration repealed 2015 regulations that protected streams, wetlands and rivers from polluting chemicals. (Adobe Stock)

RALEIGH, N.C. — Conservation groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers over the Trump administration's rollback of Clean Water Act regulations aimed at keeping rivers, lakes and streams pristine. The lawsuit contends the agencies violated a long-standin ...Read More

Half of all older Coloradans have found fraudulent charges on their debit or credit card, and 40% have received a notice that personal or account information has been compromised. (DOD)

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — A statewide series of events designed to help Coloradans "scam-proof" their lives kicks off at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction. Mark Fetterhoff, manager at AARP's ElderWatch Colorado, the group organizing the presentations, said wi ...Read More

Updating the special-education funding formula would help districts with higher proportions of disadvantaged students. (GAYSORN/Adobe Stock)

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The proportion of state funding for special education has been falling for more than ten years, but a new report suggests a simple fix could begin to restore equity to the system. In 2008, the state paid one-third of the cost of special ed, but that has since fallen to only ...Read More

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