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PNS Daily Newscast - May 13, 2021 


President Biden taps Tracy Stone-Manning to be director of Bureau of Land Management; and Colorado schools get new tools to help students distinguish between news, commentary and disinformation.


2021Talks - May 13, 2021 


Republicans oust Liz Cheney from her leadership role, Dr. Anthony Fauci urges more vaccinations, NAACP leaders voice support for voting rights legislation, and Nancy Pelosi is optimistic about the infrastructure bill.

Archive: March 10, 2021

More than 355,000 Arkansas residents rely on SNAP benefits to purchase food. (Adobe Stock)<br />

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A bill that would impose even stricter work requirements for Arkansans receiving SNAP benefits has advanced to the state Senate after passing in the House last week. House Bill 1512 would remove discretionary - also called "no-good-cause" exemptions - for able-bodied adults betw ...Read More

Grants for four organizations in Washington state will address issues such as racial health disparities. (rohane/Adobe Stock)

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SEATTLE - Racial-equity groups working in Washington state are getting a big boost to their funding. Kaiser Permanente is making a total of $500,000 in grants to four nonprofits in the Evergreen State to help them address systemic racism. Andrea Caupain Sanderson, chief executive of Byrd Barr Plac ...Read More

Some Washington state lawmakers want to join other West Coast states by creating a clean-fuel standard. (scharfsinn86/Adobe Stock)

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OLYMPIA, Wash. - State lawmakers are attempting to clean up Washington's fuel sources yet again this session. Efforts in the past few years to pass a clean-fuel standard have failed, despite the fact that California, Oregon and British Columbia all have guidelines in place to reduce the carbon inte ...Read More

Minnesota's North Star solar plant first went online in late 2016. (Shaw Renewable Investments)

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NORTH BRANCH, Minn. - Minnesota is home to the largest solar plant in the Midwest. The North Star facility, now in its fifth year, is touted for spurring other solar projects and benefits beyond the environment. North Star sits on nearly 1,000 acres of rural property in Chisago County, just north o ...Read More

During Hurricane Florence, flooding from the heavy rain forced hundreds of people to call for emergency rescues in the area around New Bern, at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers. (Adobe Stock)<br />

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COASTAL REVIEW ONLINE MEDIA COLLABORATION This is the second installment in a continuing series on making the North Carolina coast more resilient to the effects of climate change, a special reporting project that is part of the Pulitzer Center's nationwide Connected Coastlines initiative. EASTERN ...Read More

About 55% of elected school board members in New Hampshire are women, while women make up just 22% of elected select board members. (Cheryl Senter/NH Women's Foundation)

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CONCORD, N.H. - In this Women's History Month, New Hampshire women are being urged to make some history - by running for municipal office. According to a new report from the New Hampshire Women's Foundation, more than 40% of Granite State towns have all-male select boards. Of the roughly 1,600 elec ...Read More

For the first time since polling on marijuana legalization began in Maryland, more state Republicans (50%) support the idea, while 47% oppose it. (Adobe stock)

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. - As the General Assembly considers a bill to legalize recreational marijuana use, a new poll shows two-thirds of Marylanders support the legislation - including about half of Republicans. For the first time since the Goucher Poll began tracking attitudes on this topic in 2013, Repub ...Read More

Since 2016, McDonald's employees in the United States have filed more than 50 complaints of sexual harassment. (Fight for $15 and a Union)

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CHICAGO - Three Chicago McDonald's workers have filed sexual-harassment charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, alleging unwanted touching and other inappropriate conduct at the restaurant on West Chicago Avenue. Two of the workers claim they'd been harassed by a shift manager; th ...Read More

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