PNS Daily Newscast - March 22, 2018 

New research finds stiffer prison terms do not deter drug use. Also on our nationwide rundown: we will take you to a state where 4 in 10 adults have gun; and “ghost” fishing gear killing whales and seals on the West Coast.

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Public News Service - NC: HIV/AIDS Prevention

Employees of the North Carolina AIDS Action Network are pushing for the state to increase funding for diagnosis and treatment of sexually-transmitted diseases. (NCAAN)

RALEIGH, N.C. - More than 30 years since the first cases of AIDS were reported in North Carolina and the rest of the world, developments in medication and treatment are enabling HIV-positive people to live long and healthy lives. December is HIV Awareness Month. While taking precautions from gettin

PHOTO: Alicia Diggs from Greensboror volunteering at a health fair. Saturday is World AIDS Day, and Diggs credits medications for keeping her disease in check.. Courtesy Alicia Diggs

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Tomorrow (Saturday) is World AIDS Day, and events are planned around the state and country. Mother and grandmother Alicia Diggs will be one of those participating in Greensboro. She has been living with HIV for 11 years. Thanks to recent developments in drug therapies, Dig

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