Special Feature on Sandy Hook:

Why "Why" Isn't Enough: Our human need to make sense of "senseless violence" is strong, and therapeutic. We interviewed international trauma therapist Jill Freedman, M.S.W. about the immediate needs of a community reeling from profound violation and asked her how we can determine what the "right questions" are. Listen here


Featured Stories

 

News By Region

Newscasts

PNS Daily News - October 22, 2014 


Today’s coast to coast news features several stories including; the Affordable Care Act is helping to cut the federal budget deficit; there’s a plan in place to guide renewable energy development on over 22 million acres of the California desert; and a new report shows Texas Residents and Businesses Pay $218-Billion in Federal Taxes last year.

Latest News

PHOTO: While online enrollment for health care plans is convenient, studies indicate that people navigating the insurance world for the first time tend to do better and make better decisions with in-person assistance. Image courtesy of HealthCare.gov. \
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
LANSING, Mich. - The second open enrollment period for health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will get underway soon, and more help is on the way to connect Michiganders with the information they need to make crucial health ...Read More
Photo: Those who receive Medicare benefits can now update their prescription coverage under Part
Monday, October 20, 2014
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The signup period is open to enroll in or make changes in Medicare Part "D" prescription coverage. People age 65 and older on Medicare can decide to add the additional coverage. "If you love your Medicare Part D plan, and it's ...Read More
PHOTO: Rooftop solar has become a significant enough issue for utility companies to seek new fees from homeowners who install it. Photo by Alfred Twu. \
Monday, October 20, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. - Utilities in several states including Virginia are turning to new charges to make up for revenue they're losing to homes with solar power. The price of solar panels has fallen dramatically, and more people are installing them ...Read More
PHOTO: More than 22,000 people in the Treasure Valley are going to be trained to prevent child sexual abuse. Photo credit: Deborah C. Smith\
Monday, October 20, 2014
BOISE, Idaho - Two hours in training to protect Idaho children from child sexual abuse. More than 22-thousand in the Boise area will undergo the training in the coming months. Comments from Michael Graves, national director of partnering in ...Read More
Monday, October 20, 2014
MIAMI - While the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the medical community scramble to get a handle on the spread of Ebola in the U-S, low-wage workers at Florida's airports are concerned about the risks. Cabin cleaners ...Read More