More Headlines

Legal issue affects timings of gay weddings

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Drew Snyder and William Ballentine had a commitment ceremony with all the trimmings four years ago, the closest they could get to a wedding at the time.

Read More

Rain inundates central Indiana, threatens dams

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Storms dumped as much as 10 inches of rain on already-soggy central Indiana on Saturday, threatening dams, inundating highways and forcing the Coast Guard to rescue residents from swamped homes.

Read More

Leaders of No. 2 union OK Hollywood labor contract

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Leaders of Hollywood's second-largest actors union approved a new contract with studios that grants actors more money for Internet work - an issue that sparked a crippling writers' strike this year.

Read More

Franken wins endorsement for Senate in Minnesota

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Al Franken won a resounding endorsement for the U.S. Senate on Saturday from Minnesota Democrats, quickly dispatching with concerns about jokes that offended some and promising a tough challenge to Republican Sen. Norm Coleman.

Read More

Clinton Suspends Campaign, Endorses Obama

Updated: 06/07/2008 - Hillary Rodham Clinton suspended her pioneering campaign for the presidency on Saturday and summoned supporters to use "our energy, our passion, our strength" to put Barack Obama in the White House.

Read More

Sportscaster Jim McKay dies at 86

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Jim McKay elegantly covered competitions from badminton to barrel jumping. Yet he may best be remembered for that grim day at the Munich Olympics when he broke the news with three simple words: "They're all gone."

Read More

Specialized NYPD unit tracks graffiti writers

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Graffiti artists come to New York City from all over the world to make their mark on subway cars, buildings and billboards. They spend hours surveying and then spray-painting hard-to-reach spaces with remarkable precision.

Read More

Oil producers urged to boost output as prices soar

Posted: 06/07/2008 - Leading energy-consuming nations urged oil producers Saturday to boost their output to counter soaring prices threatening the world economy, while they pledged to develop clean energy technologies and improve efficiency.

Read More

Eagle wounded by poacher gets new beak, new look

Posted: 06/06/2008 - More than three years after a poacher shot off her upper beak, a bald eagle named Beauty can finally live up to her name - with the help of volunteers. A team attached an artificial beak to the 15-pound eagle in mid-May, improving her appearance and, more importantly, helping her grasp food.

Read More

Vote on Climate Bill is Blocked in Senate

Posted: 06/06/2008 - Senate Republicans on Friday blocked a global warming bill that would have required major reductions in greenhouse gases, pushing debate over the world's biggest environmental concern to next year for a new Congress and president.

Read More

Asthma Inhalers To Go Green

Posted: 06/06/2008 - Ones using harmful chlorofluorocarbons will be phased out at year's end.

Read More

Israel Retaliates For Hamas Shelling, Kills 1

Posted: 06/06/2008 - Israel sent aircraft, tanks and ground troops to pummel the Gaza Strip on Friday, killing one Palestinian and injuring 17, a day after Palestinian militants killed an Israeli civilian in a mortar attack.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.