Fri, Sep 03, 2010 at 10:03 AM
The impact of the Category 2 hurricane, still packing winds of 105 miles per hour, appeared to be less than originally expected.
Thu, Sep 02, 2010 at 7:52 AM
Tourists were largely gone from N.C.'s Outer Banks, but those residents who stayed behind said they were prepared to face down the powerful hurricane.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 10:21 AM
Visitors are taking ferries off Ocracoke Island and told to leave neighboring Cape Hatteras in North Carolina's Outer Banks.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 8:10 AM
Officials hope the 800 or so local residents will follow tourists off the island before the hurricane hits.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 11:32 AM
A home built using Hemcrete, an inexpensive, hemp-based eco-building material is completed in Asheville, N.C. CNN is on the scene but does not inhale.
Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 12:20 PM
The U.S. endangered species list isn't all gloom and doom -- just ask a bald eagle. But for every species saved, another 93 have been added to the list, raising concerns we're losing wildlife faster than we can save it.
Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 11:50 AM
Illnesses occurring after mid-July may not be reported yet, so the CDC expects the number of salmonella cases to rise.
Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 9:16 PM
The outbreak has sickened hundreds of people in at least four states.
Thu, Aug 05, 2010 at 6:56 PM
Extreme temperatures have killed many people, at least two police dogs and contributed to the death of Franklin the rhinoceros at a Mississippi zoo.
Wed, Aug 04, 2010 at 8:40 PM
Researchers in North Carolina compare the relative price of electricity from photovoltaic cells to that from a nuclear plant.