More Headlines

Obama In Baghdad, Tells Troops Iraq Must Take Over

Posted: 04/08/2009 - Flying unannounced into a still-dangerous war zone, President Barack Obama told U.S. troops and Iraqi officials alike Tuesday it is time to phase out America's combat role in a conflict he opposed as a candidate and has vowed to end as commander in chief.

Read More

Senator Kay Hagan In ENC

Posted: 04/07/2009 - Hagan was in New Bern where she had a roundtable discussion with Mayor Tom Bayliss and City Alderman about how more than 6 billion dollars in stimulus money heading to our state will be used.

Read More

Amphibious Training At Camp Lejeune

Updated: 04/07/2009 - The goal is to search for mines and explosives so tanks can pass safely, delivering troops the goods they need.

Read More

Judge Dismisses Charges Against Stevens

Posted: 04/07/2009 - U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan said the misconduct was the most serious he has ever seen in nearly 25 years on the bench.

Read More

Education Debate In State Budget Proposals

Updated: 04/07/2009 - What difference would two extra students in each classroom make? The Governor's Office says it would cut 6,000 teaching positions.

Read More

Butterfield To Tour Boat Plant

Posted: 04/06/2009 - Rep. G.K. Butterfield will tour the World Cat boat manufacturing facility in Tarboro, which plans to add 120 jobs over the next three years.

Read More

Europe Praises Obama, Pledges Few Afghan Troops

Posted: 04/05/2009 - European leaders enthusiastically praised President Barack Obama's new Afghan strategy at a NATO summit Saturday but held their ground on a central disagreement and offered only military trainers and extra security forces for upcoming elections.

Read More

NKorean Missile Launch Tests Obama

Posted: 04/05/2009 - North Korea's defiant launch of a long-range rocket has confronted President Barack Obama with his first global security crisis and a difficult diplomatic challenge for his young administration.

Read More

Agency Says Bailout Will Cost Taxpayers More

Posted: 04/05/2009 - Bailing out the financial sector will cost taxpayers $167 billion more than originally anticipated, according to a Congressional Budget Office estimate.

Read More

Report: Obama To Ease Cuba Restrictions

Posted: 04/04/2009 - President Barack Obama intends to lift the U.S. ban on family members traveling to Cuba and remittances to the island, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday.

Read More

School Superintendent Asks Court To Clarify Job

Posted: 04/03/2009 - Superintendent of Public Instruction June Atkinson is going to court to reclaim the powers of her office and end her days as little more than North Carolina's chief cheerleader for education.

Read More

Obama Shifts From Economic Summit To NATO Meeting

Posted: 04/03/2009 - Pivoting from one major international gathering to another, President Barack Obama vaulted into round of diplomacy on Friday. He was meeting with European allies, holding a town hall on foreign land and pitching his strategy for Afghanistan.

Read More

House, Senate Pass Obama-Friendly Budget Plans

Posted: 04/03/2009 - Acting in quick succession, the House and Senate approved budgets Thursday night drawn to President Barack Obama's specifications and pointing the way toward major legislation later this year on health care, energy and education.

Read More

Blagojevich Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges

Posted: 04/03/2009 - Ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's plan to auction off President Barack Obama's vacant U.S. Senate seat marked the culmination of years of scheming for personal gain that included trying to extort a congressman and pressuring businesses to hire his wife, prosecutors alleged Thursday.

Read More

Obama Hails Summit As 'Turning Point' For Recovery

Posted: 04/03/2009 - Concluding his first international summit, President Barack Obama hailed agreements at the emergency meeting of world powers Thursday as a "turning point in our pursuit of global economic recovery." But he cautioned, "There are no guarantees."

Read More

School Start Date Debate

Posted: 04/01/2009 - We should find out Wednesday if the push to give counties more control of when they start school in the fall has any legs.

Read More

Obama Tries To Rally World To Cope With Downturn

Posted: 04/01/2009 - President Barack Obama sought Wednesday to rally the world's top and emerging powers to help cope with a global economic downturn, saying, "We can only meet this challenge together."

Read More

Obama Says US-Russia Must Stress Areas Of Accord

Posted: 04/01/2009 - President Barack Obama is acknowledging strained relations between the United States and Russia but says the time has come for the two countries to emphasize areas where they can work together.

Read More

Razor-Thin NY House Election Goes To Absentees

Posted: 04/01/2009 - A race for a New York congressional seat that's become linked to President Barack Obama's economic recovery efforts won't be decided for at least two more weeks.

Read More
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