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West Liberty University is holding their annual holiday concert on Sunday.
Funeral services will be Friday for longtime Ohio Republican Party leader Bob Bennett.
Philadelphia police are investigating a fatal stabbing.
A northwest Ohio college plans creation of a human trafficking institute to seek solutions to the problem.
The reward for information leading to a missing 21-year-old West Chester University has reached $50,000.
Russel Stover Candies at the Highlands is holding their annual candy sale Sunday.
By ALLEN G. BREED AP National Writer The deadly police encounters in Missouri, Ohio, South Carolina and New York may make it feel like there's a tidal wave of cases sweeping the country. But there are...
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter says action is needed to bolster public trust in the police in the aftermath of the killings of two unarmed black men by white police officers.
Ohio education officials say $10 million is available for a new school mentorship program.
Primary care doctors might be working longer hours, hiring more staff and relying on nurse practitioners, but the majority seem to be finding a way to keep up with the 6.7 million new patients under the Affordable Care Act.
Two fatal police shootings in less than four months of young people holding lookalike guns in Ohio have raised calls for action to prevent such tragedies.
Ohio's governor says unrest across the nation over police-involved killings underscores the need for political leaders to focus on being inclusive.
Police say investigators believe weather played a role in a fiery accident that killed five people on Interstate 77.
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press Pennsylvania's incoming governor might have been off the mark by hundreds of millions of dollars when he said during his campaign that a new severance tax on...
Governor Andrew Cuomo says two people returning to New York from West Africa where they were exposed to Ebola have agreed to a 21-day home quarantine but show no symptoms of the virus. Cuomo says the state is exercising...
West Virginia University's board will take two more weeks to decide whether to retain exclusive rights to purchase Mountain State University's campus in Beckley.The board delayed its decision until Dec. 22 at a meeting Friday in Morgantown. The university says the board will continue its analysis of academic possibilities and economic factors associated with the deal.WVU President Gordon Gee announced last month that the schools had entered into an exclusive agreement to evaluate the possible...
An Ohio Family Violence Prevention Project report says more than 30,000 children and 105,000 elderly people are abused or neglected each year and more than 82,000 women are physically assaulted by their intimate partners.Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said at a conference on Friday that state officials must work on prevention and identification of family abuse situations.The head of the Family Violence Prevention Project says the statistics were drawn from reporting by victim-services orga...
One local university came together to break a world record on Saturday, and it raised money for a great cause.
Ohio State's starting defensive tackle Michael Bennett has changed his number for Saturday night's Big Ten championship game to honor teammate Kosta Karageorge, who was found dead Sunday.
It's not all about football on Super Six weekend, as kids across the Mountain State were honored for their hard work in the classroom. The 2014 WVSSAC Academic Achievement Awards were held at Wheeling Island Casino Hotel and Racetrack on Saturday morning, a few hours before the Super Six AAA Championship game kicked off.Eight different schools from across the state gathered for a delicious breakfast, and to be honored by the state for all of their hard academic work. Principals, superintenden...