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PNS Daily Newscast - September 21, 2020 


COVID-19 reported to be on the rise in more than 30 states; and will Supreme Court nomination tilt U.S. Senate races?


2020Talks - September 21, 2020 


Biden pays tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Trump plans to announce his replacement nominee this week. Plus, early voting in four states.

Archive: March 18, 2020

Researchers estimate that more than 1 million children were missed in the U.S. population count for the 2010 census. (Adobe Stock)

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky households now can complete the 2020 census form online or by phone. That's the message children's advocacy groups want residents to know as the national survey begins. Kevin Middleton, president of United Way of Kentucky, said counting kids is even more urgent as public ...Read More

Roughly 2,700 blood drives were canceled in the United States recently as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. (Adobe Stock)

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Blood centers in Ohio and other states are issuing an urgent call for donors. Dozens of blood drives, as many as 2,700 nationally, have been canceled recently as high schools, colleges and businesses shut their doors to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. If current trends ...Read More

The Utah Food Bank distributes supplies to more than 200 charitable kitchens and pantries across the state. (kuarmungadd/Adobe Stock)

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah's food banks, which already feed thousands of hungry people a day, are facing high demand and major challenges in the COVID-19 pandemic. Some reports in recent days have said mobile pantries operated by the Utah Food Bank have run out before serving everyone in line, and many ...Read More

Hundreds of Virginians are evicted from their homes every day. (Adobe stock)

RICHMOND, Va. -- Virginia joins a growing number of states and cities across the nation halting evictions in response to potential lost wages during the new coronavirus crisis. Christie Marra, the Virginia Poverty Law Center's director of housing advocacy, said the Commonwealth's three-week ban wil ...Read More

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