Political Headlines

Secret Service director quits amid security lapses

Updated: 10/01/2014 - The director of the Secret Service submitted her resignation after a series of embarrassing security lapses, including the revelation that an armed man came within inches of President Barack Obama in an elevator.

Obama: US misjudged Iraqi army, militants' threat

Updated: 09/29/2014 - President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight.
Video

North Korea willing to discuss human rights

Posted: 09/27/2014 - North Korea says it willing to cooperate with the U.N. and other international organizations on human rights, but is bristling at what it views as politicization of the issue by its arch enemy, the United States.

Air strikes hit Islamic State in eastern Syria

Posted: 09/27/2014 - Air strikes, believed to have been carried out by U.S.-led forces, hit Islamic State and other Islamist groups in eastern Syria early on Saturday, a monitoring group said.

Appeals court hears NC voter suppression case

Posted: 09/25/2014 - A federal appeals court is hearing arguments in a case challenging a new North Carolina voting law that critics say will suppress minority voter turnout in November.

Eric Holder resigning as attorney general

Updated: 09/25/2014 - Eric Holder, the nation's first black attorney general, is resigning after six years, but will remain in office until a new attorney general is confirmed.

Greenville in vitro fertilization lab closes

Updated: 09/22/2014 - The in vitro lab in Greenville, the only one east of I-95, has closed, meaning couples having trouble conceiving will have a more difficult time finding a clinic to help them.
Video

Three missing Afghan soldiers found trying to enter Canada

Updated: 09/22/2014 - The three Afghanistan National Army officers who disappeared this weekend during a training exercise on Cape Cod have been found trying to cross the border into Canada near Niagara Falls, sources said Monday.

More Political Headlines

WITN Your Way

WITN on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch
Get WITN on your Android handset.
Print your own coupons.
Upload your photos and videos.
News, Weather, Sports for mobile phones.
Breaking News, Weather, Scores on your phone.
Behind the scenes @WITN.
News Headlines short and sweet.

Special Sections

Two minutes of info from local businesses.
Save 50% from local merchants.
Learn more about your Eastern Carolina's Experts.
Making Mom's Life Easier in Eastern Carolina.
Search local and national home listings on Zillow.
Video tours to help you find your next apartment.
THE place to buy and sell items. Most ads free.
WITN

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