PNS National Newscast

Audio Activation
"Siri, play the Public News Service (podcast)"
"Hey Google, play the Public News Service podcast"
"Alexa, play Public News Service podcast"
or "Alexa, what's my news flash?" once you set it up in the Alexa app

2020Talks

Audio Activation
"Siri, play the 2020Talks podcast"
"Hey Google, play the 2020Talks podcast"
"Alexa, play Two-Thousand-Twenty Talks podcast"
or "Alexa, what's my news flash?" once you set it up in the Alexa app

Newscasts

PNS Daily Newscast - August 13, 2020 


Minutes after Biden selected Harris as VP, she throws first punch at Trump; teachers raise their hands with safety concerns.


2020Talks - August 13, 2020 


Joe Biden and Kamala Harris make their first public appearance as running mates. President Trump calls Georgia's Marjorie Taylor Greene a GOP "star," despite her support for conspiracy theory QAnon.

Public News Service - TN: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention

PHOTO: Gov. Bill Haslam has until Tuesday to decide whether to sign legislation that allows a pregnant woman to be charged with a crime for drug use if it harms her baby. Photo credit: Daniel Lobo/Flickr

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Time is running out for Gov. Bill Haslam to make his decision on a bill that would allow Tennessee women to be charged with a crime for drug use during pregnancy if it harms the baby. It is an idea that has raised concern among medical professionals, including physician Pamela Gon

PHOTO: Saying it would unfairly burden senior citizens and other consumers, AARP-Tennessee is opposing a proposal to restrict the purchase of medicines that can be used to make methamphetamine. Photo credit: Tbiley
Available In Spanish

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The goal is to curb the production of methamphetamine in Tennessee, but concerns are being raised about the unintended impact that restricting sales of certain medicines will have on law-abiding consumers. Gov. Bill Haslam has proposed limiting the purchase of cold and allergy pr

Lu Hanessian

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Parents have historically disciplined their children by spanking, but a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says there's a significant link between children who are disciplined with harsh physical punishment and increased likelihood that those children will de

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Recent U.S. Housing and Urban Development grants of nearly $190 million are expected to help hundreds of local homeless assistance programs across the country, and some of the money is coming to Tennessee. Welcome Home Ministries in Nashville will receive more than $250,000 to exp

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Almost ten years ago, in 2000, country singer Garth Brooks was at the top of his career, bringing in millions of dollars a year, when he suddenly retired from performing and recording to spend time with his daughters. Now, he says, he's coming out of retirement and returning to th

Nashville, TN – Look more closely at the massive Wall Street bailout bill and you'll find what consumer advocates are calling a victory for mental health care. Tucked into the legislation is the "Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act," which requires insurance companies to cover treatm

Nashville, TN – This theater troupe is proudly rated "PG-13," and its aim is to attract the attention of Tennessee teenagers. The "PG-13 Players" is a teen peer education group that uses live performance and interactive question-and-answer sessions to help high school students talk about their

3 of 3 pages   « First  <  1 2 3