Van attack kills 12, wounds scores in Spain

Van attack kills 12, wounds scores in Spain

LONDON — A driver swerved a van onto a pedestrian area Thursday in Barcelona’s historic Las Ramblas district, ramming into crowds and leaving at least a dozen people dead and scores of others wounded along a...

Charlottesville victim’s mother: ‘Make my child’s death worthwhile’

Charlottesville victim’s mother: ‘Make my child’s death worthwhile’

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The mother of the young woman killed while protesting against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville urged mourners at a memorial service Wednesday to “make my...

Trump: Charlottesville violence came from ‘both sides’

Trump: Charlottesville violence came from ‘both sides’

NEW YORK — Combative and insistent, President Donald Trump declared anew Tuesday that “there is blame on both sides” for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, appearing to once ...

VP Pence to visit WV for annual business summit at The Greenbrier

VP Pence to visit WV for annual business summit at The Greenbrier

Vice President Mike Pence will speak at the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce’s 81st annual Meeting and Business Summit Aug. 30, according to a West Virginia Chamber of Commerce news release.

‘Racism is evil,’ Trump says of Charlottesville violence

‘Racism is evil,’ Trump says of Charlottesville violence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure all weekend, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned hate groups as “repugnant” and declared “racism is evil” in an updated, more forceful statement on the deadly, race-...

No bail for suspected Charlottesville attacker

No bail for suspected Charlottesville attacker

An Ohio man accused of plowing his car into a crowd of activists in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday,...

Trump: US ready if North Korea acts “unwisely”

Trump: US ready if North Korea acts “unwisely”

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Donald Trump on Friday again delivered a bold warning to North Korea, tweeting that the U.S. military is “locked and loaded,” if the isolated rogue nation acts...

Manchin possibly emerging as pick to lead US Energy Department

Manchin possibly emerging as pick to lead US Energy Department

Some White House and Republican officials are exploring the idea of putting West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin in charge of the Energy Department, according to four people familiar with the discussions, a move that could boost President Donald...

WV Attorney General Morrisey steps down as RAGA chairman

WV Attorney General Morrisey steps down as RAGA chairman

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey stepped down as chairman of the Republican Attorneys General Association on Thursday after just six months in the position.

FBI conducted predawn raid of former Trump campaign chairman Manafort’s home

FBI conducted predawn raid of former Trump campaign chairman Manafort’s home

FBI agents raided the Alexandria, Va., home of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman late last month, using a search warrant to seize documents and other materials, according to people familiar with the special counsel investigation ...

Trump warns North Korea of ‘fire and fury’ as nuke threat worsens

Trump warns North Korea of ‘fire and fury’ as nuke threat worsens

North Korea has successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles, crossing a key threshold on the path to becoming a full-fledged nuclear power, U.S. intelligence officials concluded in a...

Super PACs already involved in Senate GOP primary race in WV

Super PACs already involved in Senate GOP primary race in WV

With the 2018 GOP primary for a West Virginia U.S. Senate seat nine months away, super PACs are getting in the game and laying groundwork for an attack-laden campaign season.

Smokers could turn to vaping if FDA regulates nicotine

Smokers could turn to vaping if FDA regulates nicotine

Everyone knows cigarettes can kill. Yet 36.5 million adults in the U.S. still smoke.

Gov. Jim Justice isn’t the only Democrat who Donald Trump won over

Gov. Jim Justice isn’t the only Democrat who Donald Trump won over

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. - While it is highly unusual for a sitting governor to change political parties while in office - as West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice announced he would do during a rally with President Trump on Thursday night - the process of...

Mike Pence hands over AOL emails from time as Indiana’s governor

Mike Pence hands over AOL emails from time as Indiana’s governor

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has turned over emails from a private AOL.com account he used to conduct official business while he was Indiana’s governor.

No ID? For the homeless on heroin, treatment can be elusive

No ID? For the homeless on heroin, treatment can be elusive

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly two decades of using heroin and a year of living on the streets of Philadelphia had led Steven Kemp to a simple conclusion: It was time to get sober. But when he staggered into a detox facility on a recent Friday...

As leaks plague Trump administration, Justice Dept. triples its probes

As leaks plague Trump administration, Justice Dept. triples its probes

WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Friday that the Justice Department has more than tripled the number leak investigations compared to the number that were ongoing at the end of the last administration, offering the first public...

Why did Trump rally in Huntington? Because he’s popular there

Why did Trump rally in Huntington? Because he’s popular there

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — As President Trump’s campaign staff searches for locations for his campaign rallies, the requirement are simple: Where can they quickly assemble a massive, supportive crowd that can...

Trump doubles down against ‘Russia story’ in Huntington rally

Trump doubles down against ‘Russia story’ in Huntington rally

HUNTINGTON — If reports of the assembling of a grand jury in relation to alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election rattled President Donald Trump, he didn’t let it show Thursday before a raucous crowd at...

Mueller using grand jury for Russia investigation

Mueller using grand jury for Russia investigation

WASHINGTON — Special Counsel Robert Mueller began using a grand jury in federal court in the District of Columbia several weeks ago as part of his probe into possible coordination between the...

Trump EPA backtracks on delaying smog rules

Trump EPA backtracks on delaying smog rules

One day after getting sued by 15 states, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt reversed his earlier decision to delay implementation of Obama-...

Trump was almost president in ‘Sharknado’ but ran in real life instead

Trump was almost president in ‘Sharknado’ but ran in real life instead

President Donald Trump may have a lot on his plate. But at least he doesn’t have to deal with swarms of flying sharks.

Trump OKs Russia sanctions

Trump OKs Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a bill Wednesday that imposes new sanctions on Russia, ending hopes that he could reset U.S. relations with the Kremlin as Congress overruled his...

Older people dying on job at higher rate than all workers

Older people dying on job at higher rate than all workers

Older people in West Virginia and most other states are dying on the job at a higher rate than workers overall, even as the rate of workplace fatalities decreases, according to an Associated Press analysis of federal statistics.