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Walk for hunger set for Sunday in New Bern

CROP Hunger Walk returns to New Bern for the 37th year on Sunday, with a 3 p.m. walk from Union Point Park attracting upwards of 300 participants. It is a fundraising event for Church World Service, an interfaith nonprofit agency with a goal of eradicating hunger and its causes all over the globe. "

SUN JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 16:00:07

Friday's New Bern Area High School Sports Schedule

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SUN JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Best and worst nuts for your health

Nuts are a healthy, natural food packed with heart-healthy fats, protein, vitamins and minerals. But not all nuts are created equal. [ + - ] FreeImages.com/paolo zanin Take a look at the best and worst nuts for your health. [ + - ] Femto via Wikimedia Commons All nuts are about equal in terms o

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 17:40:18

CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days

(CNN) - In a new effort to tackle the deadly opioid addiction crisis in the US, pharmacy giant CVS announced on Friday it will limit opioid prescriptions to seven days for certain conditions. This restriction will apply to patients who are new to pain therapy. The new pharmacy program will also limi

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 14:32:13

Tesla cuts cheapest Model S from lineup

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Tesla is dropping the cheapest version of the Model S sedan from its line-up. It also happens to be the only rear-wheel drive version of that car now on the market. Tesla's Model S 75 costs about $70,000, making it the least expensive Model S currently sold. It has a 348 horsep

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 20:14:06

California cities want Big Oil to pay for costs of climate change

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Coastal cities in California that are vulnerable to flooding caused by climate change are fighting back against Big Oil. San Francisco and Oakland filed lawsuits this week demanding that ExxonMobil, Chevron, BP, ConocoPhillips and Royal Dutch Shell pay billions to cover the cos

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 19:44:07

Duke Energy reverses, will disclose coal ash disaster maps

RALEIGH (AP) - The country's largest electric company is publishing federally mandated maps that it previously refused to publish, showing what could happen to neighboring properties if a coal-ash pit burst. Duke Energy Corp. said Friday it will now post online the maps and emergency responder conta

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 19:19:19

Spaceship chasing an asteroid slingshots past Earth

(CNN) - A spaceship successfully zipped by Earth on Friday and used our planet's gravity to help it pick up speed on its way to explore an asteroid. NASA's OSIRIS-REx flew about 11,000 miles (17,000 kilometers) above Antarctica at 12:52 p.m. ET. The maneuver, called an Earth gravity assist, pointed

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 19:17:09

All of Blue Ridge Parkway open after Irma's heavy rains

ASHEVILLE (AP) - The entire Blue Ridge Parkway has reopened after the heavy rains of Hurricane Irma forced the closure of some parts of it. The National Park Service said the last of the debris from the storm was cleared away Thursday at Craggy Gardens near Asheville. Parts of the road were closed b

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 18:51:28

Justin Timberlake to headline Pilgrimage Festival

(CNN) - Justin Timberlake usually dazzles fans in his "Suit and Tie," but this weekend he'll be getting down on the farm at the Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival. The four-time Emmy winner and nine-time Grammy winner co-produced this year's festival and helped bring in big headliners like Eddie V

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 18:32:28

Hope Solo says she has settled grievance with US Soccer

Hope Solo says she's settled a grievance with U.S. Soccer over her suspension from the women's national team last year following comments she made at the Rio Olympics. The settlement was first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle. Solo was suspended for six months and her contract with the federa

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 18:29:13

CNN poll: 54% say Russia-backed content on social media moved 2016 election

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Although President Donald Trump insists otherwise, most Americans say it's likely that Russian-backed content on social media did affect the outcome of the 2016 election, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. The poll result comes on the heels of Facebook's announcement t

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 17:26:09

Government watchdog looking into Price's use of charter jets

(CNN) - The Health and Human Services inspector general has begun an inquiry into Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's use of private jets for government business, saying questions have arisen about potentially "inappropriate travel." In a statement, the government watchdog says it is "co

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 17:11:14

Cool or creepy? Walmart to deliver food and put it in fridge

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Getting groceries delivered to your home is not new. But what about having someone that you don't know come into your house to put away the food? Walmart is doing just that. It announced Friday that it's testing a so-called straight into your fridge service -- and you can watch

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 16:53:14

Existing home sales fell in August for fourth time in five months

Sales of existing homes fell for the fourth time in five months in August, as the supply of houses on the market continues to flag and prices rose for the 66th consecutive month. Sales data from the National Association of Realtors shows sales of existing single-family houses, townhomes and condos w

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 16:50:10

The former FBI director spoke at Howard University. It did not go well.

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Students at Howard University loudly protested former FBI Director James Comey Friday as he delivered a convocation address. As Comey, making a rare public appearance since leaving the FBI, began his speech welcoming new students at Howard University, protesters could be heard yel

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 16:35:19

New Trump travel ban will vary by country

(CNN) - The Trump administration will unveil more tailored restrictions on travelers from certain countries as a replacement to the controversial travel ban, according to a senior administration official. The new restrictions will vary by country. They could include a ban on travel to the United Sta

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 16:08:11

Duplin County Animal Services look for owners of recovered pig

Duplin County Animal Services posted this photo of a pig that was recovered Friday morning on their Facebook page. (Photo courtesy of DCAS) KENANSVILLE, Duplin County - Searching for your swine? Duplin County Animal Services posted a series of photos on Facebook Friday morning of a pig they recovere

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 15:56:50

DeVos travels on her own private plane, but pays for it

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses her own private plane for work trips and pays for it herself, her office said Thursday. Her office told CNN she has never requested the use of any government aircraft. The Associated Press first reported the arrangement. DeVos is extremely weal

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 15:53:13

Marilyn Manson: Columbine massacre 'destroyed' my career

(CNN) - Being falsely linked to the Columbine massacre has long rankled singer Marilyn Manson. Now he is saying it was catastrophic to his career. In a new interview with The Guardian, the shock rocker talked about how having his name associated with the 1999 tragedy affected him. Eric Harris and Dy

WCTI12.COM - 2017-09-22 15:41:07