PNS Daily Newscast - March 20, 2018 

President Trump again calls for the death penalty for drug dealers, but groups in New Hampshire say they oppose the get-tough approach. Also on today’s rundown: A protest against expanding tar-sands oil refining in California; and in Seattle, a group demands a moratorium on youth jail construction.

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Show-Me State continues to rank below average for oral health, but there has been recent progress on that front ...Read More
DENVER – There is a strong link between mass shootings and domestic violence, according to new analysis by Everytown for Gun Safety. The study ...Read More
CONCORD, N.H. – A House committee will hear testimony on a bill that would reauthorize New Hampshire's Medicaid Expansion program. Rebecca ...Read More
SEATTLE – Opponents of a new youth jail are asking King County to place a moratorium on its construction, which is already underway. No New ...Read More
DENVER – An increasing number of teens in Colorado and across the United States are drawn to electronic cigarettes, with such flavors as ...Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. – A new report indicates there is much work to be done in Kentucky to improve health among women and children. The national ...Read More
WENATCHEE, Wash. — Students and other Washingtonians are gearing up to march for their lives this Saturday to protest gun violence. In the ...Read More
RALEIGH, N. C. – If you're one of the thousands of North Carolinians with student loans, you now have one less level of protection if your loan- ...Read More
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Adding police patrols and arming teachers won't make schools safer – that's the message some education advocates took ...Read More
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – A Maryland program to help young adults prepare for "green careers" like environmental protection or green construction is ...Read More
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