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PNS Daily Newscast - October 24, 2017 


On our nationwide rundown; the Pentagon attempts to clear the air on the ambush of U.S. troops; high marks for the nation’s capital city in meeting the needs of immigrant children; and we’ll tell you why experts are encouraging expanded vision screening of kids.

Daily Newscasts

Archive: August 31, 2009

LANSING, Mich. - Not being able to light up legally in a public place in many Michigan communities doesn't mean the tobacco companies and others have stopped trying to get people hooked on nicotine. A raft of new products are hitting the marketplace, designed to allow people to inhale or ingest nico ...Read More

BISMARCK, N.D. - It was 45 years ago this week, on September 3, 1964, that President Lyndon Johnson signed the Wilderness Act, groundbreaking legislation that would guarantee that future generations would be able to use and enjoy the nation's wilderness areas. Since that day, more than 109 million ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Kids aren't the only Ohioans going back to school this fall. Motorists of all ages are learning how to stay safe behind the wheel in a new refresher course. Offered by AARP Ohio, the four-hour Driver Safety Course is a condensed version of an eight-hour class that has been around fo ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - School is back in session, and that can be a difficult time for children being separated from parents, whether the kids are at the elementary level or even starting college. Doctor Isabelle Fox, a development psychologist who is an expert on separation anxiety, spoke on the ma ...Read More

NEW YORK - A civic group reports a rise in robberies and purse snatchings near bus stops on a transit system that serves 32 million New Yorkers each year. As a result, they've advocated for late night "Request a Stop" service and now the Long Island Bus System is following the city's lead and offeri ...Read More

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Today's forum on National Security, Energy and Climate at the University of South Florida comes on the heels of a nationwide effort by a group of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans called Operation Free to bring attention to the issue. They've seen first-hand the destruction of ...Read More

PHOENIX - Arizona's Grand Canyon is prominently featured in the latest public TV production from master filmmaker Ken Burns, called "The National Parks: America's Best Idea." Writer and producer Dayton Duncan says the six-part, 12-hour series focuses on the history and natural beauty of the nation's ...Read More

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Environmentalists are challenging the way Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection is handing out permits for companies to drill for natural gas in the massive Marcellus Shale, which sits under 54 of the state's 67 counties. Chesapeake Bay Foundation staff attorney Mat ...Read More

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