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PNS Daily Newscast - Friday, August 23, 2019 


A federal court ruling changes how the President is elected, and Florida Democrats trigger a special session vote on guns. Those stories and more in today's news.

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Archive: August 7, 2019

Operator data from New Mexico's Oil Conservation Division shows that venting by the oil and gas industry increased by 56% and flaring by 117%, in 2018. (Wild Earth Guardians)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - New Mexico residents are having their say this month about state regulations on methane emissions from oil and gas operations. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham committed to implement rules that would lead the nation as part of her election campaign. Ahead of public hearings, the New ...Read More

Nearly a third of patients at Texas community health centers are children. (Pixabay)

UVALDE, Texas - Families are invited to come out to Uvalde High School this Friday to meet Superman and Princess Leia, and get free immunizations, school supplies, backpacks and more. The Wellness Fair Carnival is part of a series of events across the nation celebrating National Health Center Week ...Read More

The numbers of heat-related deaths have grown in Arizona in tandem with more summer temperature extremes in the past decade. (Adobe Stock)

PHOENIX - The rising number of annual heat-related deaths in Arizona is approaching those from such disasters as floods, earthquakes and hurricanes in other states, according to public-health officials. With high temperatures between 110 and 115 degrees on many summer days, fatalities and serious i ...Read More

Online payments will become instantaneous once a new system, now being developed by the Federal Reserve, comes online in 2024 or 2025. (mymmemo/AdobeStock)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Consumer groups are calling for more fraud protections in a new electronic payment system announced this week, to be developed by the Federal Reserve. It now can take a day or two for funds from direct-deposit and online bill payments to actually hit the account. The new syste ...Read More

A change to immigration policy now allows ICE to fast-track deportations of anyone who cannot prove they've lived in the United States for two years. (Pixelrain/AdobeStock)

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Civil rights groups are suing the feds to stop a new policy of fast-tracking deportation for anyone who cannot prove they've been in the United States continuously for the past two years. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., claims the policy is an unconst ...Read More

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