More Headlines

House approves anti-speculation measures

Posted: 09/18/2008 - The House has approved measures to curb speculation in oil and other commodity markets, ignoring a White House veto threat. Lawmakers said federal regulators now don't currently have the necessary tools or manpower to track trading abuses.

Read More

Family, gov't say NY teen killed in Yemen attack

Posted: 09/18/2008 - The lone American killed in yesterday's attack on the U.S. Embassy in Yemen was an 18-year-old high school senior who had gone overseas for an arranged marriage.

Read More

Military leaders discuss maritime strategy

Posted: 09/18/2008 - Leaders from the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard are gathering in Durham for a conference to promote the importance of U.S. sea power.

Read More

Kellogg acquires Australian cereal company

Posted: 09/18/2008 - Cereal and snack maker Kellogg Co. says it has acquired Specialty Cereals Pty. Ltd., a privately owned manufacturer of natural ready-to-eat cereals based in Sydney, Australia.

Read More

Officials: NY state could lose 40,000 jobs, $3B

Posted: 09/18/2008 - Two state officials say a new projection shows Wall Street's meltdown will likely cost New York up to 40,000 jobs and $3 billion in tax revenues over the next two years.

Read More

Feds to release new crane rules

Posted: 09/18/2008 - The federal government is to announce updated rules for cranes that for the first time will require crane operators across the nation to pass certification tests.

Read More

Yankee Stadium deal criticized by lawmakers

Posted: 09/18/2008 - A congressional panel has taken tough swings at the New York Yankees and New York City government over a new stadium for the Yankees. But neither the team nor the city budged from their positions on the $1.3 billion structure.

Read More

Court allows new hearing in death row case

Posted: 09/18/2008 - The Kentucky Supreme Court has allowed a death row inmate a hearing to determine whether he and his trial judge had a deal to avoid execution.

Read More


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability