Category: National News

Students Compete in State Archery Tournament

Hundreds of students were aiming for the bull’s eye this Saturday at a competition they have been steadily preparing for. This weekend, the West Virginia Division...

GOP pulls health care overhaul off House floor

WASHINGTON (AP) – Speaker Paul Ryan has abruptly pulled the Republicans’ troubled health care overhaul off the House floor. The decision was a humiliating...

2 killed, 18 students hurt when big rig strikes school bus

MOUNT PLEASANT, TX (AP) — Two drivers were killed and more than a dozen students injured when a tractor-trailer veered into oncoming traffic and struck a...

Viral video imagines Elmo getting fired over PBS budget cuts

UNDATED (AP) – A viral online video imagines lovable “Sesame Street” character Elmo getting fired due to budget cuts to PBS. The video shows an unseen...

Sears has “substantial doubt” about its future

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to keep its doors open....

Wells Fargo: All ATMs will take phone codes, not just cards

NEW YORK (AP) – Wells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using cellphones instead of their usual bank...

George HW Bush: Rockefeller was valuable adviser

NEW YORK (AP) – Former President George H.W. Bush says David Rockefeller’s connections and “keen aptitude for issues” made him a valuable adviser...

Comey knocks down Trump’s wiretap claim

WASHINGTON (AP) – FBI Director James Comey is the latest government official to reject President Donald Trump’s claims that he was wiretapped by Barack...

Most young Americans don’t see Trump as a legitimate leader

WASHINGTON (AP) – There’s a new poll on what young adults think about President Donald Trump. The GenForward survey of people 18 to 30 years old suggests...

Students set to compete in archery tournament in Charleston

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The 12th annual state Archery in the Schools Tournament is set for this week. The Division of Natural Resources says in a news release the...