Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:28 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:28:58 GMT
European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.Full Story >
The United States and the European Union, finally in synch on how to deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, are preparing a powerful one-two punch against Russia's economy, with EU ambassadors meeting on Tuesday...Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:11 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:11:59 GMT
Two people are dead this morning after a man shot and killed his wife and another man, and then turned the gun on himself. According to Grant County Sheriff Chuck Dills, Shaun Hiles of Dry Ridge wasFull Story >
Two people are dead this morning after a man shot and killed his wife and another man, and then turned the gun on himself.Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:00:23 GMT
A flight headed for Dayton had to make an emergency landing Monday night. Delta Flight 6093 left from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) around 9 a.m., according to Flight Aware. It was originally supposed to takeFull Story >
A flight headed for Dayton had to make an emergency landing Monday night.Full Story >
CAMP LEJEUNE, NC (WECT) – The Marine killed in Tuesday night's fatal shooting at Camp Lejeune has been identified.
According to officials, Lance Cpl. Mark N. Boterf, 21, of Crawley, Texas, died April 8 after receiving a single gunshot wound to the chest while on sentry duty at Camp Lejeune's main gate
Boterf's death was likely caused by a negligent discharge, according to Director of Public Affairs for MCIEAST-MCB Camp Lejeune Nat Fahy.
Officials say a Marine standing guard at the main gate fired his M4 rifle, issued to him as part of his job, and killed Boterf.
Fahy explained it will take several weeks of forensic examination, however, to confirm the initial assessment with absolute certainty.
The two Marines were monitoring incoming traffic onto the base. A spokesman for Camp Lejeune says it wasn't just the two guards, and that at least one other Marine was present at the main gate.
The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. Fire crews and emergency medical personnel arrived shortly following the shooting and transferred the victim to Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, where the victim was pronounced dead at 6:10 p.m.
The Marine who fired the shot is in custody.
The shooting is being investigated by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service.
The incident comes after Specialist Ivan Lopez killed three soldiers and injured 16 others during a shooting spree at Fort Hood in central Texas on April 2. Lopez was later found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Monday, July 28 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:12:32 GMT
Damage was reported in several areas of Highland County Sunday night after a strong storm went through the area. According to the National Weather Service, numerous trees and power lines were blown downFull Story >
Damage was reported in several areas of Highland County Sunday night after a strong storm went through the area.Full Story >