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PNS Daily Newscast - November 16, 2018 


Winter Storm Avery takes lives, puts the brakes on commutes across the Northeast. Also on our Friday rundown: A first-of-its-kind report calls for policies to ease transitions of young people living in foster care. And "got gratitude" this holiday season? It could benefit your health.

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Human Rights/Racial Justice

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Public college students in Illinois are being split into two separate and unequal tracks, according to new research ...Read More
ALBANY, N.Y. — A new study shows that selective public colleges nationwide admit disproportionately low numbers of black and Latino students ...Read More
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California's most selective public colleges still admit far too few black and Latino students, according to a new report ...Read More
INDIANAPOLIS — New research uncovers the instability faced by Indiana youth in foster care, and the resulting negative outcomes experienced ...Read More
SEATTLE, Wash. – Communities of color face the greatest risk from wildfires, according to a new study. Across the country, 29 million people ...Read More
DENVER – Health care advocates are warning that a new rule proposed by the Trump administration could effectively block children's access to hea ...Read More
SEATTLE – A measure to strengthen accountability of police officers who use lethal force and that requires more mental health crisis training ha ...Read More
PORTLAND, Ore. – With Tuesday's election now in the books, Oregon is the only state in the country that allows non-unanimous juries in felony ...Read More
BOSTON – Voter approval of Question 3 on the Massachusetts ballot was a victory for transgender rights in the Bay State. Approval of the ...Read More
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - In a final push to support candidates and issues they care about, a group of immigrant, Latino and Haitian union workers - many ...Read More
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