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PNS Daily Newscast - August 15, 2018 


Closing arguments today in the trial of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. Also on the Wednesday rundown: Primary Election results; climate change is making summer fun harder to find across the U.S.; and how parents can win the battle between kids' outdoor play and screen time.

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PHOTO: President Obama is being asked to allocate more federal resources to help rebuild areas of New Mexico devastated by last month's horrendous floods. Image courtesy of whitehouse.gov

BELEN, N.M. – President Barack Obama is being asked to allocate more federal resources to help rebuild areas of New Mexico devastated by last month's horrendous floods. The state's congressional delegation is asking Obama to issue a Major Disaster Declaration for New Mexico and the Santa Cla

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SANTA FE, N.M. - The 2012 legislative session could mean quality-of-life improvements for low-income New Mexicans, according to the Lutheran Advocacy Ministry-New Mexico. It is part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), and promotes state public policies and action for social and eco

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Thursday was the 2-month anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street protest, which began Sept. 17 in Zuccotti Park in New York City. MoveOn.org marked the date by co-sponsoring two events in the Duke City - one at Yale Park and a second with the AFL-CIO and New Mexico Coalition for La

FARMINGTON, N. M. - A handful of New Mexicans who work with programs that assist seniors and low-income households are in Washington, D.C., to sound alarm bells about the impact of budget cuts now being debated in Congress. The proposed U.S. House budget makes significant cuts to job training, ener

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Economic times are still tough, but many households and small businesses in New Mexico will look back on 2010 as a time when saving as little as $1,000 helped start a new chapter in life. Tamara Key was making near minimum wage at her child-care job and never dreamed she'd be ab

Albuquerque - Financial experts say that even in troubled times saving is important, and a program in New Mexico gives a big boost to families and individuals trying to save for education, a first home, or to start a business. They're called Individual Development Accounts - IDAs - and the idea is t

Albuquerque, NM - New Mexico homes that are twice as energy-efficient, more jobs for New Mexicans and less dependence on foreign energy sources. That's the "three-for-one" deal playing out across the state with federal economic stimulus funds, which are giving a big boost to home weatherization prog

Albuquerque, NM - The weather outside is frightful, and home heating bills are even worse. It's been a chilly and snowy December in New Mexico that, combined with high energy prices, has thousands of families struggling to pay utility bills. Jami Porter-Lara with Community Action New Mexico says t

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