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PNS Daily Newscast - August 3, 2020 


Negotiations to resume today on a COVID-19 relief package; social-service organizations brace for a surge in homelessness.


2020Talks - August 3, 2020 


Concerns about U.S. Postal Service delays and voter intimidation from voting rights advocates. Plus, Joe Biden calls for emergency housing legislation.

Public News Service - NY: Animal Welfare

WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency's hands would be tied, leaving it unable to protect New York's streams and rivers as drinking-water sources. Invasive species in ships' ballast would continue to be dumped into lakes Erie and Ontario. Those would be the effects of just two of nearly 4

NEW YORK - It's Monday. Do you know where your next meatless meal is coming from? Chances are it won't be hard to find in a New York restaurant. A nationwide campaign called "Meatless Mondays" encourages diners to explore plant-based options once a week, and it works with restaurants to get those

ALBANY, N.Y. - The state of New York has agreed to a land preservation arrangement with the Nature Conservancy that will protect 89,000 acres of Adirondack forestland, which had previously belonged to a paper manufacturer. The land stretches through 27 towns across six counties, from near Saratoga S

ALBANY, N. Y. - "Gasland" is a documentary that shows people living near natural gas wells lighting the water from their kitchen sink taps on fire. It's said to be on the short list for an Oscar nomination. Filmmaker Josh Fox spent last summer showing the film in communities around New York State.

ALBANY, N. Y. - A conservation group has dubbed New York's Upper Delaware River the "most endangered" in the country, warning of a threat from natural gas drilling that could compare with the spill in the Gulf. The Upper Delaware forms the boundary between New York and Pennsylvania; its watershed

NEW YORK - As congressional hearings begin this week into the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a New York Congressman on the the committee involved criticizes BP, calls for a halt to planned drilling by Shell in the Arctic and warns of consequences for the Empire State from the Gulf spill. Repr

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