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President Trump and EU.Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker say they will not impose further tariffs on each other as long as trade talks continue.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has pleaded not guilty to a new indictment in federal court. The State Journal reports Allen Loughry appeared in court Wednesday in Charleston. Loughry is free on bond. A June indictment charged Loughry with 16 counts of mail fraud, two counts of wire fraud,… Read More
An area roughly the size of Delaware has been mined for coal in Appalachia using mountaintop removal, according to a new study published in the journal PLOS ONE. Researchers from Duke University and nonprofit organizations SkyTruth and Appalachian Voices developed an open-source mapping tool drawing on satellite imagery. The new data show the amount of… Read More
A federal judge has rejected a motion from the Department of Justice to dismiss the suit. The lawsuit alleges Trump’s businesses, especially his hotel in D.C., violate the Constitution.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Drug overdose deaths in Kentucky are increasing despite a drop in opioid prescriptions and heroin use. A new report from the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy says 1,565 people died from drug overdoses in 2017. That’s an 11.5 percent increase from 2016. Kentucky overdose deaths have increased by more than… Read More
A selection of the winning photos from the 2018 iPhone Photography Awards contest.
The government changed the complaint process for families trying to improve the accessibility of schools, resolve racial discrimination and address other equal-access issues. A lawsuit has been filed.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say a spokesman for the Columbus police department has been charged with sending and receiving videos and images of young children having sex with adults. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien says 51-year-old Sgt. Dean Worthington was indicted Wednesday on one count of illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material… Read More
A dam that is part of the unfinished Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower project — being built with the help of a South Korea company — collapsed on Monday, sending a wall of water downstream.
Although the diverse and lively culinary scene of the region attracted Chef Matt Rapposelli to the area after he graduated from culinary school in New England, the other feature of the area that brought the chef here was the gorgeous scenery. Rapposelli worked for years for the National Park Service in Washington State, a position… Read More