More Headlines

Staten Island Ferry Slams Into Dock; Dozens Hurt

Posted: 05/09/2010 - National Transportation Safety Board officials say they will investigate various aspects of a Staten Island ferry that apparently had a mechanical failure before smashing into a pier, hurting dozens of passengers.

Read More

Pope Accepts Resignation Of German Bishop

Posted: 05/08/2010 - The Vatican says Pope Benedict XVI has accepted the resignation of a leading German bishop who is being probed for allegedly physically abusing minors and financial misconduct.

Read More

Army To Accept Comments On 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Updated: 05/09/2010 - Army Secretary John McHugh says the military is considering a system for soldiers to anonymously express their opinions about the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy on gay troops.

Read More

Blowout Preventers Known To Fail

Posted: 05/08/2010 - An Associated Press investigation shows cutoff valves like the one that failed to stop the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster have repeatedly broken down at other wells in the years since federal regulators weakened testing requirements.

Read More

E. Coli Probe Focuses On Lettuce From Arizona

Posted: 05/07/2010 - At least 19 people in Ohio, New York and Michigan have been sickened, including students on three college campuses, prompting a lettuce recall throughout much of the country.

Read More

Stocks Extend Plunge On Concerns About Greece

Updated: 05/06/2010 - In one of the most dizzying half-hours in stock market history, the Dow Jones industrial average has plunged nearly 1,000 points amid worries about European debt.

Read More

Gulf Coast Oil Slick Closes In On Land

Posted: 05/06/2010 - A rapid response team will investigate unconfirmed reports that oil from a massive spill in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the Chandeleur Islands off Louisiana's coast.

Read More

Burr Proposes Three Senate Debates For October

Posted: 05/05/2010 - North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr says he has accepted an invitation to an October debate and is challenging his eventual opponent to two more forums.

Read More

Morehead City Business Helping In Gulf Oil Spill Cleanup

Updated: 05/05/2010 - It's becoming more apparent how critical it is to contain the oil leaking in the Gulf. There is growing concern the slick could reach loop currents in the Gulf, which would carry the oil along Florida's west coast and into the Keys, and possibly up the east coast.

Read More

Satellite Images Show Oil Close To Coming Ashore

Posted: 05/05/2010 - A satellite imaging expert says oil has reached the Mississippi Delta and the Chandeleur Islands off the Louisiana coast, and the crude is very close to coming ashore.

Read More

General Strike Hits Indebted Greece Over New Cuts

Posted: 05/05/2010 - Flights to and from Greece were grounded, trains and ferries suspended their routes and public services were paralyzed Wednesday as angry Greek workers went on strike to protest harsh new spending cuts aimed at saving their country from bankruptcy.

Read More

Burr Defeats GOP Challengers

Updated: 05/05/2010 - North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr has defeated three Republican primary opponents.

Read More
WITN

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.