News By Region
Saturday May 25, 2013 PNS Weekend Update - May 25th, 2013
Featured on our Memorial Weekend update: “March against Monsanto” protests in more than 200 cities to call attention to potential risks from genetically modified foods; The I-5 bridge collapse a call to action for the nation’s aging infrastructure, and one state just named the bird on their license plates.
Friday May 24, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 24, 2013
Featured on our Friday nationwide rundown: new ground rules from President Obama for drone strikes; Memorial Day Weekend calls attention to potential changes in veteran’s benefits; and a grassroots effort to “stamp” money out of politics, literally.
Thursday May 23, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 23, 2013
Featured on our national rundown today: President Obama is expected to make a major statement on U.S. drone policy; advocates say the immigration reform plan is a good start, but needs work; and as we approach Memorial Day—a new home for some aging veterans.
Wednesday May 22, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 22, 2013
Our coast to coast news features a variety of stories including: a sweeping immigration reform bill passes a Senate panel; a new Arizona law teaches children it’s okay to report abuse; and a details on a gruesome secret that lies beneath the Pacific.
Tuesday May 21, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 21, 2013
Stories on today’s national rundown include: a deadly twister devastates an Oklahoma suburb; high stakes for children in an immigration reform bill; and a report finds New York is not is going to be able to fill the jobs of the future.
Monday May 20, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 20, 2013
We’re highlighting several stories on our national news including; special school programs on the chopping block in Illinois; a report finds sexual violence plagues U.S detention facilities; and why some backyard birds are bound for Canada.
Saturday May 18, 2013 PNS Weekend Update - May 18, 2013
Featured on our weekend update: Congress presses ahead with its probe into the targeting of conservative groups at the IRS, new research finds a link between infant stress and behavioral problems in later life; and a weekend of wilderness attention for the Great Plains.
Friday May 17, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 17, 2013
Today’s national rundown includes: Democratic leaders in the Senate said to be considering the so called ‘nuclear option’ to get Obama nominees confirmed; supporters of immigration reform using social media blasts to shore up Gang of 8 support; and efforts underway to end adoption discrimination.
Thursday May 16, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 16, 2013
Featured on today’s national rundown: President Obama changes the guard at the IRS, another state adopting stricter gun laws; and lawmakers looking to protect popular fish along the East Coast.
Wednesday May 15, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 15, 2013
Today’s rundown covers a variety of topics including: concerns about sustainable agriculture as the Farm Bill makes its way through Congress; Minnesota lawmakers try to agree on a minimum wage hike and a new agreement means a stinky start to summer in St. Louis.
Tuesday May 14, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 14, 2013
Our rundown today features several stories including: Congress debates cuts to SNAP; the Justice Department accused of spying on journalists; and a transgender student battles a Pennsylvania district over prom and graduation policies.
Monday May 13, 2013 PNS Daily News - May 13, 2013
Our news today highlights a variety of topics including: a political scandal unfolding at the IRS; an Ohio Senator continues to his fight to break up the big banks and why the late snow season is welcome news for some in Colorado.