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PNS Daily Newscast - April 25, 2019 


The Supreme Court considers U.S. Census citizenship – we have a pair of reports. Also, on the Wednesday rundown: a look at how poor pay and benefits can threaten the success of preschoolers. And, the Nevada Assembly votes to restore felon’s voting rights.

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Public News Service - NY: Animal Welfare

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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