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Gun culture runs deep in much of the Ohio Valley, where hunting is a revered tradition and the majority of state lawmakers in Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia boast “A”… Read More
Despite the real pain and anger over school shootings, the numbers show such incidents are not increasing. But statistics are cold comfort at a school where it’s happened.
Iron pops up in everything from oatmeal to rib-eye. But it’s not the same from every source – and how much you absorb depends in part on what you eat with it.
People rarely need an excuse to unleash photos of their pets, but they get one today. The holiday was started in 2006 to promote puppy adoption.
Congress passed an amendment in 1996 limiting the Centers for Disease Control’s ability to study gun control. That may change with the new budget, but gun violence researchers aren’t impressed.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Less than two months after being appointed as director of the West Virginia Office of Drug Control Policy, Michael Brumage has stepped down. The state Department… Read More
Public health interventions and antiviral drugs have put HIV on the ropes in the U.S. But it’s unlikely that infections can be wiped out without a vaccine.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says he has formed a new unit and a hotline to fight elder abuse. Morrisey said in a statement that… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s medical board has begun accepting applications from doctors willing to recommend medical marijuana to patients once the state’s program is launched. The State Medical Board… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – A bill that would ban a common abortion procedure when women are at least 11 weeks into their pregnancies is one step away from clearing Kentucky’s… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky lawmakers are closing in on making the biggest changes to the workers’ compensation system in decades. The bill passed the Senate Thursday. It will return… Read More
NOVA EXPLORES MATH’S ASTONISHING POWER AND ACHIEVEMENTS AND PONDERS: IS MATH A HUMAN INVENTION OR THE HIDDEN LANGUAGE OF THE UNIVERSE? NOVA: THE GREAT MATH MYSTERY Underlying civilization’s stunning advancements… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The co-chairman of the Republican National Committee is chastising one of the party’s Ohio governor candidates for an ad he calls “false and misleading” and disputing… Read More