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PNS Daily Newscast - August 12, 2020 


Former VP Joe Biden picks Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate; some schools have science-based metrics for open classroom instruction.


2020Talks - August 12, 2020 


California Sen. Kamala Harris will be on the ticket with Joe Biden in November. Four states had primaries yesterday, and two had runoffs. Georgia and Wisconsin appear to have improved since last time.

Archive: May 23, 2019

The Cuyahoga River is listed as an Area of Concern in the Great Lakes. (Eric Drost/Flickr)

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal program committed to improving the health of Lake Erie and the other Great Lakes is moving into its third phase. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative follows five-year action plans and is taking public comments through tomorrow on its proposal for Phase Three. Ri ...Read More

Americans throw away an estimated 25 billion foam cups every year. (Adobe Stock)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A biotechnology company that makes compostable food-service ware and a nine-year-old who organizes river cleanups were among those honored at this year's Tennessee Wildlife Federation Conservation Achievement Awards. Knoxville-based Genera Energy was recognized for its par ...Read More

Many pollinator species have migration routes that cover hundreds and even thousands of miles. (Publicdomainpictures)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Wyoming's first public Habitat Hero Demonstration Garden, a converted stretch of lawn in front of the Cheyenne Board of Public Utilities building, officially launched this week. Organizers hope the blossoming flowers, strawberries and drought-resistant plants and grasses wil ...Read More

Having high blood pressure puts you at risk for heart disease and stroke, which are leading causes of death in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (geraldoswald62/Pixabay)

BALTIMORE – That blood pressure machine at the grocery store might just save your life. This past February, a blood pressure kiosk was installed at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore to help people monitor their cardiovascular health. The machine has proved to be quite popular, ...Read More

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