More Headlines

Fickle Oil Slick Scatters Threats Across Gulf

Updated: 06/08/2010 - In sensitive marshes on the Louisiana coast, oil thick as pancake batter suffocates grasses and traps pelicans. Blobs of tar the size of dimes or dinner plates dot the white sands of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle.

Read More

Helen Thomas Retires in Flap Over Israel Remarks

Updated: 06/07/2010 - Longtime Washington journalist Helen Thomas abruptly retired Monday as a columnist for Hearst News Service following remarks she made about Israel that were denounced by the White House and her press corps colleagues.

Read More

AP Analysis: Many Gulf Judges Have Oil Links

Posted: 06/06/2010 - More than half of the federal judges in districts where the bulk of Gulf oil spill-related lawsuits are pending have financial connections to the oil and gas industry, complicating the task of finding judges without conflicts to hear the cases, an Associated Press analysis of judicial financial disclosure reports shows.

Read More

McCain Faces Primary Fight for Senate

Updated: 06/07/2010 - A serious re-election fight wasn't what Republican John McCain expected when he returned to the Senate after losing the presidency.

Read More

Saints Will Visit Area Hit Hard By Oil Spill

Posted: 06/06/2010 - METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The Super Bowl champion Saints are heading down to coastal Plaquemines Parish in Louisiana on Tuesday to visit areas affected by the Gulf oil spill.

Read More

7 Killed in Heavy Storms Sweeping Through Midwest

Posted: 06/06/2010 - A police chief says two more people have died in northwest Ohio from tornadoes and thunderstorms that swept through the Midwest overnight, bringing the death toll to seven.

Read More

At Least 1 Climber Missing After Rainier Avalanche

Updated: 06/05/2010 - An avalanche on Mount Rainier sent a mass of snow cascading down a slope early Saturday, burying at least four people, a national park spokeswoman said, and at least one climber remained missing more than 12 hours later.

Read More

Private Employers Hold Back On Hiring In May

Posted: 06/04/2010 - A swell in temporary government hiring for the census drove almost all the job market's gains last month - a huge disappointment to Wall Street and a sign that private employers aren't yet confident enough in the recovery to start adding workers with gusto.

Read More

Coaching Legend Wooden Dead At 99

Updated: 06/04/2010 - LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former UCLA basketball coach John Wooden has died. The Wizard of Westwood was 99.

Read More

Calm No More, Obama Lashes Out at BP on Gulf Visit

Updated: 06/04/2010 - Dogged for being too calm in crisis, President Barack Obama unleashed frustration for all to see Friday, warning BP it had better do right by the people whose lives it has wrecked.

Read More

Kagan Files Show Pragmatic Streak in Tobacco Talks

Posted: 06/04/2010 - As an aide to former President Bill Clinton, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan warned that slapping tough marketing restrictions on the tobacco industry could be unconstitutional. Her thoughts are revealed in newly released files handed over to Congress Friday.

Read More

BP: Cap Gets Some Gulf Oil, Crude Still Spews

Posted: 06/04/2010 - BP reported some oil was flowing up a pipe Friday from a cap it wrestled onto its broken Gulf of Mexico well but crude still spewed and it was unclear how much could be captured in the latest bid to tame the nation's worst oil spill.

Read More

BP Cuts Pipe, Plans to Lower Cap Over Gulf Spill

Posted: 06/03/2010 - BP sliced off a pipe with giant shears Thursday in the latest bid to curtail the worst oil spill in U.S. history, but the cut was jagged and placing a cap over the gusher will now be more challenging.

Read More

US Considers Sending Carrier to Korea

Posted: 06/02/2010 - U.S. defense officials say they may deploy the massive aircraft carrier USS George Washington off the Korean Peninsula in the Yellow Sea, where North Korea allegedly sank a South Korean warship.

Read More

BP in Middle of 1st Cut to Contain Gulf Oil

Posted: 06/01/2010 - Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen is saying that BP is in the middle of its first major pipe cut in the company's latest bid to contain the oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico.

Read More

Coast Guard Replaces On-Scene Admiral Gulf Spill

Posted: 06/01/2010 - The Coast Guard is replacing the admiral who has been the federal on-scene coordinator since an oil rig exploded and millions of gallons of crude leaked into the Gulf.

Read More
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability