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1,100 Layoffs Planned At Alpha Coal Mines In WV
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Jul. 31, 2014 5:35 PM EDT
Alpha Natural Resources expects to lay off 1,100 workers ...
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Probe Says Chemical Plants At Risk For Terrorism
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Jul. 31, 2014 5:11 PM EDT
A Congressional probe alleges the government is underestimating ...
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Charleston's Multifest Opens Friday; Celebration Marking Its 25th Year
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Jul. 31, 2014 4:16 PM EDT
Multifest is back for its 25th year in the capital ...
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News Woman Faces Charges After Police Say She Hit Husband With Car
Jul. 31, 2014 4:36 PM EDT
News Heritage Farm To Take Visitors Way Back This Weekend
Jul. 31, 2014 3:46 PM EDT
News More Than 900 Without Power After Lines Downed By Fallen Tree
Jul. 31, 2014 3:31 PM EDT
News West Virginia Singers To Perform At Live On The Levee
Jul. 31, 2014 2:20 PM EDT
News Arrest Made In "Droopy Drawers" Theft Of Mission Store
Jul. 31, 2014 2:06 PM EDT
News St. Albans Fire Victims' Names Released
Jul. 31, 2014 2:09 PM EDT
News Pinch VFD Receives Potential Lifesaving Donation
Jul. 31, 2014 3:08 PM EDT Video
News Thieves Target Several Homes, Vehicles In Marmet
Jul. 31, 2014 12:45 PM EDT Video
News Two Men Plead Not Guilty In Charleston Murder Case
Jul. 31, 2014 12:37 PM EDT Video
News Barboursville To Host 2015 Regional Soccer Tourney
Jul. 31, 2014 11:40 AM EDT
News Old Corbin Building To Be Creative Hub
Jul. 31, 2014 12:38 PM EDT Video
News Man Accused Of Breaking Into Home To Have Sex With Teen
Jul. 31, 2014 11:16 AM EDT
News Fans Can Rub Shoulders With Mountaineer Players At Annual WVU Fan Day
Jul. 31, 2014 11:39 AM EDT
News Jim Justice's Mines Have Pending Violations In Ky., Four Other States
Jul. 31, 2014 10:32 AM EDT
News Move Over Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts To Take Over Summit
Jul. 31, 2014 10:38 AM EDT
News West Virginia State University To Host Summer Research Symposium For Students
Jul. 31, 2014 9:33 AM EDT
News Police Need Help In Finding Missing Man
Jul. 31, 2014 10:08 AM EDT
News Man Pleads Guilty In Identity Theft Case
Jul. 31, 2014 9:15 AM EDT
News Coal Supporters To March at EPA Hearing
Jul. 31, 2014 8:56 AM EDT
News Kroger Restricts Pseudoephedrine Sales In WV
Jul. 31, 2014 8:30 AM EDT
News Hyundai To Recall Thousands Of Sedans
Jul. 31, 2014 8:49 AM EDT
News State Fire Marshals Say Smoldering Cigarette Ignited Couch, Causing Fatal St. Albans Fire
Jul. 30, 2014 10:16 PM EDT Video
News Police Say Home Where Neglect Arrests Made Was In Deplorable Condition; Child Found Around Knives
Jul. 31, 2014 9:07 AM EDT Video
News Miners Gather In Pittsburgh To Fight For Their Jobs
Jul. 30, 2014 11:11 PM EDT Video
News Subway Break-In Suspect Arrested
Jul. 30, 2014 11:52 PM EDT
News Reward In Braxton Animal Abuse Case Increases To $6,500
Jul. 30, 2014 11:31 PM EDT
News Blighted Homes An Issue All Over Charleston
Jul. 31, 2014 12:10 AM EDT Video
News Woman Accused Of Killing Mother Pleads Not Guilty
Jul. 30, 2014 11:08 PM EDT Video
News Hurricane Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Break-In
Jul. 31, 2014 2:37 PM EDT Video
News Detroit Suspect To Be Extradicted
Jul. 30, 2014 11:11 PM EDT Video
News Police Called To Middle School After Alleged Disturbance Involving Plants
Jul. 31, 2014 9:20 AM EDT Video
News Program Helps Children With Hearing Loss
Jul. 31, 2014 2:02 PM EDT Video
News AARP Driving Safety Class Helps Seniors In Many Ways
Jul. 30, 2014 10:19 PM EDT Video
News Fla. Mom Arrested For Letting Son, 7, Go To Park Alone
Jul. 30, 2014 10:14 PM EDT
News Northbound Lanes Of East River Mountain Tunnel On I-77 To Remain Open
Jul. 30, 2014 10:12 PM EDT Video
News Another Tornado Confirmed In West Virgina
Jul. 30, 2014 10:08 PM EDT
News MU Star's Heisman Quest, Campaign For Cato, Launched
Jul. 31, 2014 9:23 AM EDT
News It's Never Too Late For Adults To Learn To Swim
Jul. 30, 2014 9:55 PM EDT Video
News Ex-Mingo Judge Reports To Florida Prison
Jul. 30, 2014 9:52 PM EDT
News Kenova Police Seek Help In Finding Theft Suspect
Jul. 30, 2014 9:50 PM EDT
News Friday Is Deadline For Jan. 9 Chemical Spill Claims
Jul. 30, 2014 9:47 PM EDT Video
News Hundreds Of Citations Handed Out In WV For Texting, Cell Phone Use While Driving
Jul. 31, 2014 12:10 AM EDT Video
News Police Say Teen Robbed In Downtown Charleston
Jul. 30, 2014 9:39 PM EDT
News Charges Dropped Against WVU RB
Jul. 30, 2014 9:33 PM EDT
News Elderly Woman Fights Off Intruders
Jul. 30, 2014 9:27 PM EDT Video
News Saints Coach Says Facilities Are "Pretty Amazing"
Jul. 25, 2014 10:25 AM EDT
News PETA Oposes Using Animals In WV Testing
Jul. 25, 2014 10:10 AM EDT
News Man Accused Of Stealing ATV, Crashing After Pursuit
Jul. 25, 2014 10:09 AM EDT
News WV Clinic Operator Faces Disciplinary Hearing
Jul. 25, 2014 10:31 AM EDT
News Search Under Way For Missing Man In Roane County
Jul. 25, 2014 9:23 AM EDT
News Junior Troopers To Graduate Academy
Jul. 25, 2014 9:12 AM EDT
News Blood Drive Held In Downtown Charleston Friday
Jul. 25, 2014 8:37 AM EDT
News WV State To Hold Emergency Drill Friday
Jul. 25, 2014 8:18 AM EDT
News Man Stabbed In Charleston
Jul. 25, 2014 7:46 AM EDT
News 5 Alarm Mud Run To Benefit Fire Department
Jul. 25, 2014 7:51 AM EDT
News Autopsy Backlog Affecting Police Work
Jul. 25, 2014 9:03 AM EDT Video
News Huntington Council Votes To Hire New Police Officers
Jul. 24, 2014 11:28 PM EDT Video
News Library Levy Headed Back To Ballot
Jul. 24, 2014 11:22 PM EDT Video
News Kanawha Commission Files Petition To Remove Plants From Office
Jul. 25, 2014 8:49 AM EDT Video
News St. Albans Team Heading To Regionals
Jul. 24, 2014 10:54 PM EDT Video
News Vigil Held For Gaza Peace; Group Opposes Israeli Policy
Jul. 25, 2014 8:49 AM EDT Video
News Picnic With The Saints Set For This Weekend At The Greenbrier
Jul. 24, 2014 11:34 PM EDT Video
News Man Who Shot At Police Sentenced To 35 Years
Jul. 24, 2014 6:30 PM EDT Video
News Man Arrested For Indecent Exposure Has Ties To Local Youth Sports
Jul. 24, 2014 8:35 PM EDT Video
News Unhappy "Dirty Girls" File Reports With Wisconsin Better Business Bureau
Jul. 24, 2014 8:46 PM EDT Video
News Three Face Charges After Woman Claims She Was Robbed With Sawed-Off Shotgun
Jul. 24, 2014 6:32 PM EDT Video
News Case Of Woman Charged With Robbery Headed To Grand Jury
Jul. 25, 2014 8:59 AM EDT Video
News Kenova Police Implement Drug Task Force
Jul. 24, 2014 8:57 PM EDT Video
News UAW Backs Grimes In Ky. U.S. Senate Race
Jul. 24, 2014 4:56 PM EDT
News Blenko To Host Festival Of Glass Aug. 1-2
Jul. 24, 2014 4:44 PM EDT
News Salvation Army Hosts Luncheon For Volunteers
Jul. 24, 2014 4:28 PM EDT
News One Worker Killed, Two Injured In Suburban Philadelphia Hospital Shooting
Jul. 24, 2014 5:14 PM EDT
News Walkers Welcome At Charleston Distance Run
Jul. 24, 2014 4:02 PM EDT
News WV Hot Dog Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Jul. 24, 2014 4:09 PM EDT
News Casey, Mooney Talk Business Policy At Forum
Jul. 24, 2014 7:04 PM EDT
News Suspect In West Side Murder Waives Preliminary Hearing
Jul. 24, 2014 6:50 PM EDT Video
News U.S. Issues 186 Mining Citations In June
Jul. 24, 2014 3:13 PM EDT
News Deputies Say Juvenile B&E Suspects Arrested Clad In Their Underwear
Jul. 24, 2014 3:30 PM EDT
News Wisconsin Better Business Bureau Issues Warning About Dirty Girl Run
Jul. 24, 2014 3:07 PM EDT
News Free Basketball Camp Concludes At Community Center
Jul. 24, 2014 1:53 PM EDT
News WV Capitol Police Officer Kills Copperhead On Capitol Grounds
Jul. 24, 2014 6:35 PM EDT Video
News MU To Paint The Capital City Green
Jul. 24, 2014 12:32 PM EDT Video
News New Work Requirement Coming For Healthy People Who Receive Food Stamps
Jul. 24, 2014 1:02 PM EDT
News WV Organizations To Push For Anti-Cancer Vaccines
Jul. 24, 2014 10:49 AM EDT
News Huntington Unveils New Engaging Website For Citizens
Jul. 24, 2014 6:36 PM EDT Video
News Ukrainian Prime Minister Resigns
Jul. 24, 2014 11:54 AM EDT
News France's Foreign Minister Says Missing Air Algerie Flight "Probably Crashed"
Jul. 24, 2014 11:02 AM EDT
News More Than 8,000 WV Consumers Receiving Refunds
Jul. 24, 2014 10:46 AM EDT
News Process Slow For Picking Huntington Police Chief
Jul. 24, 2014 6:36 PM EDT Video
News WV Capital Region Takes Aim At Heroin
Jul. 24, 2014 6:37 PM EDT Video
News Man Arrested After Police Find Mobile Meth Lab
Jul. 24, 2014 11:32 AM EDT
News GM Issues Recalls For More Than 700,000 Vehicles
Jul. 24, 2014 8:57 AM EDT
News Push America Rolls Through Capital City
Jul. 24, 2014 8:59 AM EDT
News WV Healthy Kids Host Thursday Workshop
Jul. 24, 2014 8:19 AM EDT
News WV Man Sues GM Over Wife's Crash Death
Jul. 24, 2014 7:56 AM EDT
News Man Arrested, Accused Of Kicking Pregnant Girlfriend In Stomach
Jul. 24, 2014 8:46 AM EDT Video
News Class-Action Suit Filed Against Dirty Girl Mud Run Owners, After Refunds Refused
Jul. 24, 2014 9:15 AM EDT Video
News Man Charged After Police Say He Exposed Himself To Two Girls
Jul. 24, 2014 11:46 AM EDT
News Rescue Group Nursing Severely Injured Cat Back To Health
Jul. 24, 2014 11:53 AM EDT Video
News Two Arrested, Two Sought In Connection With Gallia Break-Ins
Jul. 23, 2014 11:26 PM EDT Video



West Virginia News
Ex-Alderson prison worker sentenced on sex charge

A former worker at the Federal Prison Camp in Alderson has been sentenced to 10 months in prison after pleading guilty to charges that he touched a female inmate's breasts.
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Kentucky News
Fancy Farm organizers want tamer crowd

Organizers of the Fancy Farm picnic say they want to tone down the heckling that has come to define Kentucky's signature political event.
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Ohio News
NAACP says Baltimore convention not a done deal

The NAACP says the site of its 2016 national convention, reported to be Baltimore, has not yet been selected.
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