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August 9, 2017
Tourists stumbled upon a car crash - then saw the driver drag a body into the woods, police say.
It was late Sunday morning when two motorists from New York rounded a bend on a wooded mountain road in rural West Virginia and came upon a single...
August 9, 2017 - 2:54pm
August 3, 2017
At Trump rally, West Virginia governor says he's changing from Democrat to Republican
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - West Virginia Governor Jim Justice, standing next to President Donald Trump at a rally on Thursday night, announced that...
August 3, 2017 - 8:10pm
July 25, 2017
From 'fake media' to Clinton, Trump brings political attacks to the Scout Jamboree
Ahead of President Donald Trump's appearance Monday at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, the troops were offered some advice on the...
July 25, 2017 - 6:39am
March 15, 2017
More small cities across the country are standing up for LGBT rights
WHEELING, W.Va. - When Mike Lujano and George Lenz hoisted a rainbow flag outside their business in a Victorian brownstone on Market Street two...
March 15, 2017 - 8:44am
May 10, 2016
Clinton loses to Sanders in coal state of West Virginia
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders defeated Hillary Clinton on Tuesday in West Virginia's primary,...
May 10, 2016 - 9:10pm
February 16, 2015
CSX oil train derails in West Virginia, at least two cars on fire
A CSX Corp train hauling crude derailed in West Virginia on Monday, setting at least two cars ablaze and forcing the evacuation of two nearby towns in the second significant oil-train incident in three days. One or two train cars plunged into the Kanawha River, and “a couple...
February 16, 2015 - 5:01pm
February 9, 2015
West Virginia teen charged in beating death of elderly pastor
BECKLEY, W.Va. - West Virginia police said on Monday they have charged teenager with murder in connection with the beating death of an elderly pastor at his home on the weekend. Ronald Browning, 68, of Beckley, about 55 miles south of the capital Charleston, died from blunt...
February 9, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 11, 2014
Tap water fix in West Virginia still days away, official says
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Tap water in
January 11, 2014 - 7:00pm
W.Va. gas line explodes, burns homes and roads
SISSONVILLE, W.Va. (AP) -- At least five homes went up in flames Tuesday afternoon and a badly burned section of Interstate 77 in West Virginia was closed after a natural gas line exploded in an hour-long inferno. No injuries were immediately reported, but firefighters had just...
December 11, 2012 - 11:00pm
October 5, 2011
Democrat wins W.Va. governor's election
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin overcame weeks of Republican attack ads to win the West Virginia governor's race Tuesday, successfully distancing himself from the Obama administration and the president's health care plan. Tomblin, who has been acting governor...
October 5, 2011 - 6:53am
June 11, 2011
West Virgina mess ends in coaching change
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- Dana Holgorsen was introduced as West Virginia's head football coach Friday night, hours after Bill Stewart resigned. Athletic director Oliver Luck didn't address specific reasons for Stewart's resignation at a news conference. But Luck said recent developments...
June 11, 2011 - 7:03am
April 6, 2011
Bells, tears mark year since mine blast killed 29
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Family members wept and church bells pealed across West Virginia for 29 fallen coal miners on the first anniversary of the powerful explosion that tore apart the Upper Big Branch Mine. Massey Energy Co., owner of the vast underground mine where the men...
April 6, 2011 - 12:01am
June 27, 2010
Byrd, longtime senator, in hospital, seriously ill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Robert C. Byrd, who holds the record as the longest-serving member of Congress, is seriously ill in a Washington-area hospital. The West Virginia Democrat's office says the 92-year-old lawmaker has been in the hospital since late last week. At first he...
June 27, 2010 - 8:55pm
April 16, 2010
Massey disaster not just tragic, but criminal
Massey Energy runs the Upper Big Branch mine in Montcoal, W.Va., where 29 miners were killed last week. The loss of life is tragic, but the UBB explosion is more than tragic; it is criminal. When corporations are guilty of crimes, however, they don't go to prison, they don't forfeit...
April 16, 2010 - 7:34am
April 8, 2010
W.Va. basketball coach visits miners' families
MONTCOAL, W.Va. (AP) -- West Virginia men's basketball coach Bob Huggins delivered homemade pasta and Mountaineer T-shirts on Wednesday to the families of miners who have been killed or are missing following an explosion. Huggins, who is affectionately known as "Huggy Bear," arrived...
April 8, 2010 - 7:00am