West Virginia

Examples of a items used in the production of methamphetamine.  (credit: Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

W.Va. Pastor Resigning After Lending Bus To Police

A West Virginia pastor is losing his job in the pulpit after lending his church’s bus to law enforcement officers for a meth lab bust.

09/13/2013

People demonstrate in favor of a US-led strike on Syria in front of the White House in Washington on August 31, 2013.  (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

W.Va. Groups Plan Vigil To Oppose Syria Strike

West Virginia peace activists are planning a vigil to oppose any U.S. military strike in Syria.

08/31/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Pledges To Make New Health Care Law Work

President Barack Obama is pledging to do everything he can to make sure the new health care law works the way he intended.

08/17/2013

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks during a press conference after meeting with fellow Democratic Senators, on Capitol Hill, on July 9, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

NRA Stepping Up Attack On Manchin Over Gun Background Check Measure

The National Rifle Association plans to mail 200,000 letters to West Virginians this week, stepping up its attack on U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin over the gun purchase background check measure he’s co-sponsored.

07/10/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Timur Emek/Getty Images)

W.Va. Man Indicted On Charges Of Threatening Obama

A Marshall County man has been indicted on charges he threatened to kill President Barack Obama and the first family in a letter filled with profanity and racial slurs.

06/20/2013

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said there is a disconnect between President Barack Obama and the American people in which many “just don’t believe he cares.” (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

NRA Launches Attack Ad Against Sen. Manchin Over Background Check Bill

After years of showering U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin with stellar ratings and campaign endorsements, the National Rifle Association targeted the West Virginia Democrat with a TV ad launched Wednesday over his continuing push for broader gun buyer background checks.

06/13/2013

File photo of Sen. Jay Rockefeller (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Rockefeller Frets Over Student Loan Interest Hike

Student-loan interest rates will rise July 1 if Congress doesn’t act, and U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller is sounding alarms.

05/31/2013

File photo of babies (Photo credit: WALTRAUD GRUBITZSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Nearly All US States See Hefty Drop In Teen Births

The nation’s record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report.

05/23/2013

File photo of the U.S. Capitol. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

GOP Faces Senate Recruitment Woes In Key States

Republicans are struggling to recruit strong U.S. Senate candidates in states where the party has the best chances to reclaim the majority in Washington.

04/27/2013

Particpants compete in a Tough Mudder event at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey. (Photo credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

W. Va. Investigating Death of Maryland Man During ‘Tough Mudder’

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 28-year-old Maryland man who had been competing in an endurance course in West Virginia’s Eastern Panhandle.

04/23/2013

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