Archive - Nov 13, 2007
New DWI Laws Created Loopholes
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 11:45pm.

New legislation aimed at taking drunk drivers off the streets may be doing just the opposite.

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Democrats: war cost doesn't add up
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:53pm.

Democrats say the numbers don't add up. That the true costs of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have been grossly underestimated and that the conflicts cost double what the white house has requested, totaling $1.6 trillion so far, with no end to spending in sight. All the more reason, they say to bring the troops back.

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Water restrictions hurting businesses
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:47pm.

Local rain fall totals are at a deficit and many local companies say their business is too.

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Program aims to get more people online
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:46pm.

A new program designed to get people online who may not be able to afford the internet is one step closer to becoming a reality.

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Georgia officials pray for rain
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:38pm.

Some parts of the south are in a worse drought than we are. It's so bad in Georgia officials are praying for rain.

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Carolina Beach mayoral race could come down to recount
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:35pm.

The official results are in for the New Hanover County elections. The Board of Elections reviewed votes Tuesday and one race was so close, it could come down to a re-count.

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Could mortgage troubles foreshadow recession?
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:20pm.

There has been lots of turbulence on Wall Street lately with the Dow falling by hundreds of points day after day.

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Congress hold food safety hearing
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2007 - 5:17pm.

Coming on the heels of troubling recalls that have hammered the food industry, Congress called on top officials from the department of agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration for an explanation Tuesday.

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