A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
Federal health officials say hogs in as many
as six states have been fed salvaged pet food that's contaminated
with an industrial chemical. Food safety officials say hogs at
farms in California, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Utah
and possibly Ohio ate the contaminated products. It's not yet known if any of the hogs entered the food supply for humans. Hogs at some of the farms have been quarantined.