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Sen. Joe Manchin Will Be Only Democrat To Vote Against LGBTQ...

Sen. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) said Monday he would be the only Democrat in the Senate to oppose a nondiscrimination bill meant to expand federal...

NASA Names Facility After ‘Hidden Figures’ Mathematician Katherine Johnson

NASA on Friday officially renamed a West Virginia facility in honor of Katherine Johnson, an African-American mathematician whose work for NASA in the...

West Virginia Lawmaker Faces Calls To Resign After Likening LGBTQ People...

West Virginia lawmaker Eric Porterfield is facing calls to resign after a string of homophobic remarks, such as likening the LGBTQ community to the...

West Virginia: Proposal to give $10M for Trump’s border wall

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Some lawmakers in drug-ravaged West Virginia want to pitch in millions of dollars for President Donald Trump's wall-building effort along...

Jury Convicts West Virginia Man Who Claimed He Accidentally Sexually Abused...

A jury took less than 30 minutes to convict a West Virginia man who told police he sexually abused a 3-year-old girl by accident.Mercer...

Nearly Half Of The Kids In This Teacher’s Class Can’t Live...

WAR, W.Va. ― Middle school teacher Greg Cruey can explain the most harrowing details of his students' lives with matter-of-fact precision. That smart...

West Virginia poverty gets worse under Trump economy, not better

West Virginia has a growing poverty problem, and experts there who study the issue say Americans in every state should pay attention. The Appalachian...

Grandmother arrested after blocking pipeline construction in Ford Pinto

A 64-year-old woman was arrested earlier this week after she reportedly blockaded herself into a 1971 Ford Pinto and prevented Mountain Valley Pipeline construction...

Trump Throws Away His Notes, Regurgitates False Claims From Campaign Instead

President Donald Trump on Thursday turned a roundtable event on taxes into a campaign speech, rambling on about a range of issues, many of...

West Virginia governor: Tentative deal reached to end statewide teachers’ strike

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) announced an end to a nine-day statewide teachers' strike on Tuesday after reaching a deal to raise pay...