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A university has hired an outside consultant for nearly $400,000 to review its police department for reforms in the aftermath of an officer's fatal shooting of a black man after a traffic stop near campus.
The deadline is approaching for nominations to the West Virginia Agriculture and Forestry Hall of Fame.
Bankrupt coal producer Alpha Natural Resources has announced planned layoffs in West Virginia for the third time in a month.
According to Ohio State Highway Patrol, crews are actively working on US-250 in Harrison County.
Authorities say one person died and two others were injured by apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in a northeastern Pennsylvania home.
A new study from the University of Pennsylvania is highlighting how some black male college students are thriving on mainstream campuses while pushing back against racial stereotypes.
Longtime Ranson Mayor David Hamill has died of cancer. He was 71.
Authorities in northwestern Pennsylvania say a 69-year-old woman found dead in a burning house appears to have died from smoke inhalation.
What does it take to become a world class athlete? Drive, motivation, talent. Well, in the case of Derek Wolfe, it takes a village, or a small rural school in Columbiana County, Oh.
The Carolina Panthers got to the Super Bowl by using their strength and force on both on offense and defense. A contributor to that strength and force, came from right here in the Ohio valley.
DJ Daner and Advanced Entertainment held their first ever prom fashion show on Saturday afternoon at River city. High school students modeled dresses from J. Jones in Weirton, Holly's Dress Boutique in St. Clairsville, and Full Circle in Wheeling.
Route 7 near Powhatan Point is closed while crews work to clean up the scene of a fatal accident.
The National Parks Service says an investigation has failed to determine the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial in western Pennsylvania but identified factors believed to have contributed to...
One of two defendants charged in the slaying of an elementary school teacher during a burglary of her central Pennsylvania home has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and other charges.
Around 1:30 a.m. early Saturday morning a vehicle collided with a Norfolk Southern train in Martins Ferry.
West Virginia law bars domestic abusers from having guns, but gun safety groups say more can be done. In 2000, West Virginia made it illegal for people convicted of misdemeanor domestic abuse to have a gun.
A defense attorney says he will ask a federal judge to review a state Supreme Court ruling allowing prosecutors to seek the death penalty in the retrial of a man charged in the murder of a woman in central Pennsylvania...
A federal judge in western Pennsylvania has rejected a former Allegheny College professor's bid for leniency in a child pornography case.
Authorities are looking for three suspects in a shooting that injured a taxi driver in south Philadelphia.
Around 11:30 p.m. Friday evening, Powhatan fire crews were called to 102 3rd St. behind the old grade school. When they arrived on scene, they found a fully involved house fire.