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PNS Daily Newscast - January 20, 2017 


It’s Inauguration Day for Donald Trump, who will become the 45th president of the United States. Also on our rundown today: the new president will be greeted with more than 600 marches across the country on his first full day in office; and a report on one city’s attempt to reduce its homeless population.

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KENNEWICK, Wash. - Some hardy Washingtonians are taking a cold and invigorating dip this winter to raise money for the Special Olympics. In the ...Read More
NEW YORK - Advocates for people with disabilities say dismantling the Affordable Care Act would be catastrophic for them. Repealing the ACA would ...Read More
DENVER – More Colorado families who qualify for food stamps, the program known federally as SNAP, are getting assistance. That's according to ...Read More
NEW YORK – A lawsuit over the death of a mentally ill man beaten by corrections officers in Westchester County 16 years ago still is making its ...Read More
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Advocates are hoping the new year will bring with it a signature on a bill they say protects and strengthens supports for ...Read More
PORTLAND, Ore. — One-quarter of people on Oregon's death row most likely suffer from some form of intellectual disability or brain damage ...Read More
NEW YORK - More students with disabilities could graduate from high school-level programs if state policymakers would maximize access to career and tr ...Read More
HARTFORD, Conn. – Volunteers are needed to help with the annual census of homelessness in Connecticut next month. On Jan. 24, people will fan ...Read More
AUSTIN, Texas – Advocates for Texas' homeless population are celebrating a federal report showing a significant reduction in the number of ...Read More
NEW YORK – Advocates for people with disabilities say they're worried about them losing health coverage and other necessities as power shifts in ...Read More
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