Newscasts

PNS Daily Newscast - August 17, 2018 


Now the New York Times reports Omarosa could have hundreds of tape-recorded conversations with members of Trump family and administration. Also on the Friday rundown: Groups call for more reforms in the Chicago Police decree; and the latest on Bears Ears Nat'l. Monument.

Daily Newscasts

Public News Service - KY: Women's Issues

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A high-profile murder case in Kentucky has created a push for stronger protections against domestic violence. The death of 29-year-old Amanda Ross and murder charges against her ex-fiance Steve Nunn, a former state legislator and son of a former Republican governor, are raising ques

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Nearly 30,000 Kentucky children do not have a place to call "home" each year, according to a new report on child homelessness from the National Center on Family Homelessness. Kentucky comes in 42nd in the state-by-state report, which means only a few states face problems more severe

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky has one of the highest rates in the nation of women who smoke during pregnancy, ranking 49th of all the states, and Senator Denise Harper Angel (D-Louisville) hopes something can be done about it in the next legislative session. She has filed a bill that would provide more

Louisville, KY – Economic abuse does not only define the woes of Wall Street – it also occurs within some Kentucky households. According to a new poll, a majority of Americans fail to see the connection between domestic violence and economic abuse, although control of a victim's finances

Louisville, KY – Volunteer attorneys are standing by to help victims of domestic violence in Jefferson County free of charge as they navigate the court system to obtain a Domestic Violence Order, commonly called a restraining order, against their abusers. Neva Polley manages the Domestic Viol

Frankfort, KY – The financial ties that bind can be the toughest to break through. That's what the Kentucky Domestic Violence Association (KDVA) says is a major stumbling block in helping survivors leave their abusers. KDVA found that many survivors in shelters were turning to payday loans to

Frankfort, KY – A snapshot of domestic violence in Kentucky isn't pretty. The new National Census of Domestic Violence Services shows that more than 1,300 Kentucky residents asked for help in a single day. About 500 needed emergency shelter. Others needed legal advice, a support group or couns

12 of 12 pages   « First  <  10 11 12