NCEL 05-20-19

NCEL 05-20-19

Environmental activist speaks to Pitt & ECU students about changing oceans

An environmental activist is encouraging local students to learn about what's happening in our oceans and how it's affecting areas along our coast.

Craven Community College hosts suicide prevention luncheon

A community college in our area hosted a suicide prevention luncheon Wednesday.

New 911 communications center opens in Martin County

A new 911 communications center is now open in Martin County.

No pets abandoned at Pitt shelter following Dorian

After dozens of pets were abandoned post hurricane Florence at The Pitt County Animal Shelter, Animal Services Director Michele Whaley says they put their foot down to prevent it from happening again.

Counties get a look at new voting machine options

More than 20 counties in North Carolina are in need of a new voting system, including Lenoir and Pamlico Counties, and Wednesday officials got a look at some options.

ECU students collecting relief supplies for Ocracoke residents

An effort is underway on ECU's campus to help hurricane victims on Ocracoke Island and you can be a part of it.


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Inside California’s homeless crisis

Some 130,000 people are homeless in California, by far the largest population in any state, according to the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness. Lester Holt reports from the streets of Los Angeles -- a city where the homeless population jumped 16 percent in just a year -- to give a firsthand look at the growing crisis.

Trump administration targets California with loosened emissions standards

California has long led the way in reducing auto emissions in the United States. Now President Trump is moving to revoke the state’s ability to set its own standard, something he says would make cars cheaper and safer. California officials are vowing to fight back.

Shocking new public service announcement by Sandy Hook advocacy group goes viral

The PSA shows kids with their back to school gear, then using those items to escape from an active shooter.

American Airlines mechanic who allegedly sabotaged plane has ISIS ties, prosecutor says

The 60-year-old man, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Iraq, allegedly had ISIS videos on his phone and a witness said he claimed to have a brother in ISIS.

Teen e-cigarette use has doubled within past two years

The new data come amid a spate of illnesses linked to vaping that has killed 7 people.