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PNS Daily News - February 10, 2016 


Voters in New Hampshire turnout in force for outsiders Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump; also on today’s nationwide rundown; the Supreme Court puts the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan on hold; a New York push for healthcare for undocumented immigrants; and it’s National Young Voter Month.

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As part of National Heart Month there's a push to get more people to learn Hands Only CPR. (Shad Bolling)\
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
BALTIMORE - Valentine's Day focuses on the heart and cardiologists say it's a good time to think about taking care of that important organ. It's National Heart Month and cardiologist Dr. Lorrel Brown says if everyone would learn how to do Hands ...Read More
The first case of Zika virus is confirmed in Tennessee by the State Department of Health. (dodgertonskillhause/morguefile.com)\
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The first case of Zika virus has been reported in Tennessee the state Department of Health announced late Tuesday. The individual had traveled to South America prior to returning to east Tennessee. Dr. Tim Jones, state ...Read More
Agriculture is the major source of nitrogen and sediment pollution.  (Lynn Betts/Wikimedia Commons)\
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Environmentalists are concerned that the budget proposed by Gov. Tom Wolf on Tuesday is short of the resources needed to meet the state's clean water obligations. Harry Campbell, director of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's ...Read More
Early learning advocates are rallying in Boise today to promote state funding for pre-kindergarten programs.(anitapeppers/morguefile)\
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
BOISE, Idaho - Early childhood education advocates are holding a rally today on the steps of the state Capitol in Boise calling for state funded pre-kindergarten for four year olds. Idaho is one of only five states that invests zero state dollars ...Read More
U.S. immigration officials say they are taking a hands-off policy toward churches that provide sanctuary to refugees who could be deported. (Wikimedia Commons)\
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas - A church in Texas has given a Guatemalan refugee sanctuary and is hoping that more religious organizations will follow suit. Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church in Austin, Texas has taken in a woman who church officials will only call ...Read More
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
DENVER - February is "National Young Voter Month," an effort by the League of Women Voters to help young people embrace and navigate the electoral process. In Colorado, 16 year olds can pre-register when they take their driver's license test ...Read More