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Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast
Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast

The clock is springing forward this weekend, but Friday will still feel like winter for much of the country.

Temperatures of 10 to 30 degrees below average were expected from the South to Northeast, along with heavy snow in the Mid-Atlantic,...

Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast
Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast

The clock is springing forward this weekend, but Friday will still feel like winter for much of the country.

Temperatures of 10 to 30 degrees below average were expected from the South to Northeast, along with heavy snow in the Mid-Atlantic,...

Appeals court tosses gag order in ex-coal company CEO’s case

Associated Press

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday invalidated a sweeping gag order in the case of a former coal company executive accused of violating safety standards at a West Virginia mine where an explosion...

Video and photos: Wild WV weather
Video and photos: Wild WV weather

Flooding? Snow? You name it, our photographers have shot it in the past 24 hours.

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Bad weather grinds WV to a halt
Bad weather grinds WV to a halt

Snow, rain caused flooding, high water, with water rescues

in several cities

South Charleston ponders ordinances made possible by home rule

South Charleston Council was scheduled to vote on ordinances that would allow the city to issue on-site citations for property maintenance issues and sell real estate without a public auction.

Mayor Frank Mullens has said the proposed on-site...

County commission sets contributions for parks, animal shelter

Kanawha County commissioners voted to increase the Kanawha County Parks and Recreation Commission’s budget for the next year, but county commissioners want to see the Parks Commission examine whether or not a golf course at Shawnee Park is...

Iran influence in Iraq alarms leaders

U.S. officials fear

Iran’s increasing

power as they help

Iraq repel militants

Clinton emails under review
Clinton emails under review

Government may release messages from secretary of state’s private email

Tablets keep students connected on off days

Take-home technology helps children keep up with schoolwork,

lessons on snow days

Nigerians flee from militants

BAGA SOLA, Chad — Kellou Abakar knew she was in trouble as the contractions started not long after an Islamic extremist group attacked her town in Nigeria. Her husband was nowhere to be found, and so she pulled her 4-year-old son onto her back...

Liberia possibly free of Ebola

MONROVIA, Liberia — Liberia released its last Ebola patient, a 58-year old English teacher, from a treatment center in the capital on Thursday, beginning its countdown to being declared Ebola free.

“I am one of the happiest human...

Plane skids off runway, crashes at airport
Plane skids off runway, crashes at airport

Agency is sending investigator to get flight data, record damage

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Kanawha County

Council reviews future projects for Nitro
County commission sets contributions for parks, animal shelter
Two mayor candidates have missing financial statements
South Charleston ponders ordinances made possible by home rule
Charleston trash service to be delayed a day

Putnam County

Hurricane man accused in infant son’s death indicted on three charges

State News

Health group announces new director
Trapped by rising floodwaters, WV woman goes into labor
Winter storm dumps up to a foot of snow in West Virginia
Storm knocks out power, closes roads and schools in W.Va.
Storm shuts schools, colleges, courts in W.Va.

Statehouse News

Firearms permit bill concerns law enforcement
W.Va. budget officials forecast up to $80 million shortfall
Common Core heads to subcommittee for further discussion
Raw milk bill moves to House floor
Group encourages state to study retirement plans

Education

Tablets keep students connected on off days
House advances sex assault reporting bill
Make up day mulled after school cancellation
WVU students to promote research funding at Capitol
Common Core repeal bill amended to allow time for replacing standards

Health

High court takes up health law fight
Bill aims to fill social worker vacancies
WVSU, University of Sharjah partner on health conference

Election

Mayoral candidates discuss Charleston issues

Nation and World

Iran influence in Iraq alarms leaders
Clinton emails under review
Nigerians flee from militants
Liberia possibly free of Ebola
Plane skids off runway, crashes at airport

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