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PNS Daily Newscast - December 11, 2017 


Families across the nation are still waiting for children's health insurance funding; also on our nationwide rundown, Aztec High School in New Mexico remains closed following a deadly shooting; plus a look at how politics figure into most companies' marketing strategies.

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Public News Service - MA: Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault

Domestic violence prevention programs across the Bay State got some major help this month with new funding from the CDC. (Ben Polloard via flickr)

BOSTON — The Bay State just got some major help from the feds when it comes to combating domestic violence and dealing with traumatic brain injury. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded $30 million to 23 states this month. Angela Marr, branch chief at the CDC's National Cent

A measure pending in the Commonwealth today aims to prevent sensitive medical information from being disclosed, often by explanation of benefit mailings. (Mike Clifford)

BOSTON – The State Senate will consider a fix today to prevent insurance bills from leaking confidential patient information that can be of special concern to teens and victims of domestic violence. They are called explanation of benefit forms, or EOBs for short, and they detail the costs of

BOSTON - March is Women's History Month in the United States, and as we head into April a coalition called The Campaign for a New Domestic Human Rights Agenda wants to make sure that the Obama administration doesn't forget that women still have a long way to go when it comes to equality. Professor

WASHINGTON, D.C. - After months of Congressional debate about health care reform, the Senate Finance Committee is expected to take up Sen. Max Baucus' proposal on Tuesday. As legislation is crafted, First Lady Michelle Obama is challenging women to speak up about health care reform. Obama points out

Boston, MA – A cut here and a slash there, as members of a conference committee work to reconcile the differences between the Massachusetts House and Senate budget proposals. They're wrestling with more than a billion-dollar difference in spending between the two. No matter how you slice it,

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