More Headlines

Deadly Tolls: Sick Truckers Causing Fatal Wrecks

Posted: 07/21/2008 - The government agency which oversees commercial drivers concedes it has not met any of the eight recommendations safety regulators made in 2001, and is unsure if any proposal will be met before President Bush leaves office.

Read More

Rescuers Search for Crew of Crashed B-52

Posted: 07/21/2008 - Two of the six crew members have been recovered from the accident over the Guam. It is the second American bomber to crash over the U.S. territory, following a B-2 crash, the first ever for a stealth bomber, shortly after leaving Anderson Air Force Base.

Read More

Zimbabwe Power-Sharing Talks Deal Struck

Posted: 07/21/2008 - South African President Thabo Mbeki will serve as mediator in the electoral dispute which arose after the opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai withdrew from a run-off with incumbent Robert Mugabe due to state-sponsored violence against the former's party.

Read More

Bin Laden Driver Pleads Not Guilty

Updated: 07/21/2008 - Salim Hamdan, a former driver for Osama bin Laden, pleads not guilty to conspiracy and aiding terrorism in the first U.S. war crimes trial since WWII

Read More

Facebook Facelift Helps Users Share

Posted: 07/21/2008 - The popular social media hub's new changes include an expanded "Wall" section, designed to be easier to post messages and photos and will incorporate the users activities, previously found on the Mini-Feed.

Read More

Dark Knight Sets New Box Office Record

Posted: 07/21/2008 - The latest installment of the Batman series takes the all-time opening weekend crown from Spiderman 3 by posting $155.34 million in ticket sales over its first three days on an overall record-setting weekend for Hollywood.

Read More

Hundreds of Baby Penguins Found Dead in Brazil

Posted: 07/21/2008 - Hundreds of baby penguins swept from the icy shores of Antarctica and Patagonia are washing up dead on Rio de Janeiro's tropical beaches, rescuers and penguin experts said Friday.

Read More

Stocks Set to Open Higher after BofA Results

Posted: 07/21/2008 - Wall Street looked to open higher Monday after Bank of America Corp. posted results that beat expectations, raising hope the credit crisis might be easing for the nation's biggest retail banks.

Read More

WHO Says Asia Should Act Against Tuberculosis

Posted: 07/21/2008 - The World Health Organization urged Asian countries on Monday to take action against the growing threat of drug-resistant tuberculosis, warning that even more virulent forms of the disease could spread if they fail to do so.

Read More

Tomato Scare Ending; Fears Linger For Many People

Posted: 07/21/2008 - The tomato scare may be over, but it has taken a toll — it's cost the industry an estimated $100 million and left millions of people with a new wariness about the safety of everyday foods.

Read More

Barack Obama Begins Firsthand Inspection Of Iraq

Posted: 07/21/2008 - Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama began Monday his first on-the-ground inspection of Iraq since launching his bid for the White House, with U.S. commanders ready to brief him on progress in a war he long opposed and Iraqi leaders wanting more details of his proposals for troop withdrawals.

Read More

Obama Spends Less in June; Clinton $25.2M in Debt

Posted: 07/20/2008 - Barack Obama cut back on his spending in June after securing the Democratic presidential nomination, building up his cash on hand as Republican rival John McCain outspent him with a heavy dose of television advertising.

Read More

To Avoid Olympic Smog, Beijing Limits Traffic

Posted: 07/20/2008 - With the Olympics less than three weeks away, Beijing began restricting car use and limiting factory emissions on Sunday in a final drastic effort to clear its smog-choked skies.

Read More

Giuliani Takes McCain Out to the Ballgame

Posted: 07/20/2008 - With Democrat Barack Obama on the other side of the planet, Republican presidential candidate John McCain stayed closer to home Sunday, visiting Yankee Stadium with former Mayor Rudy Giuliani.

Read More

Obama Expected to Meet With Commanders of Iraq war

Posted: 07/20/2008 - Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama's visit to Iraq for talks with commanders of a war he long opposed follows the prime minister's apparent endorsement of his troop withdrawal plan and a shift by the White House away from refusing to discuss that option.

Read More

Consumers Change Buying Habits, But Will It Last?

Posted: 07/20/2008 - Adrienne Radtke plans to keep riding her bike to work even if gas prices drop. Steve Pizzini got rid of his Cadillac Escalade in favor of a 16-year-old Acura and doesn't expect to have another gas-guzzler.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.