Category: Top Stories

Two men accused of throwing needles from vehicle near park where kids play

KERMIT, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Mingo County deputies said two men have been arrested after they threw needles from a vehicle within 100 feet of a park where kids play. Bill...

Caroline Kennedy says she’s missed JFK every day of her life

BOSTON (AP) – President John F. Kennedy’s daughter reminisces about her father in a new video released ahead of what would have been his 100th birthday....

Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal appeals court has dealt another blow to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries. The...

Resurrection Coal sues governor’s company for failure to pay for mined coal

BLUEFIELD, WV (BY: KYLA ASBURY, WEST VIRGINIA RECORD) – Resurrection Coal Company Inc. is suing James C. Justice Companies Inc. after it claims the governor’s...

Survey finds US honeybee losses improve from horrible to bad

WASHINGTON (AP) – A U.S. survey of beekeepers finds hope for America’s ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade. The annual...

Fastest growing US cities are in South; 4 of top 5 in Texas

DALLAS (AP) – Ten of the 15 fastest-growing cities with populations of 50,000 or more were spread across the South in 2016, with four of the top five found in...

A giant ark is just the start. These creationists have a bigger plan for recruiting new believers

WILLIAMSTOWN, KY (KAREN HELLER, THE WASHINGTON POST) — Ken Ham built an ark, a Noah-sized ark, in the verdant, landlocked hills of the American heartland. At the sight...

Attorney General announces $33M settlement with Johnson & Johnson

CHARLESTON, WV (NEWS RELEASE) — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, in coordination with 42 other attorneys general, reached a $33 million settlement with...

Playboy model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in court

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Playboy centerfold who snapped a photo of a naked 71-year-old woman in a gym locker room and posted it on social media mocking the...

Gov. Justice signs executive order to protect citizen information and guard from cyber security threats

CHARLESTON, WV (NEWS RELEASE)  – Gov. Jim Justice signed Executive Order No. 3-17 on Thursday, May 18, 2017, which directs the West Virginia Board of Risk and...