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2 finalists left for University of Toledo president

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:14am
One of the three finalists vying to become the next president at the University of Toledo has dropped out.
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Ohio bill would allow workers' compensation for police PTSD

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:10am
Emergency responders diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder could be eligible for workers' compensation benefits even if they don't have physical injuries under proposed legislation being considered by an...
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Ohio Supreme Court weighs exceptions to sex offender label

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:10am
The Ohio Supreme Court is considering whether the state's sex-offender labels amount to cruel and unusual punishment if the classification is a significantly harsher punishment than an offense warrants.
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Cleveland's 'Red Shoe Robber' sentenced to 57 years

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:06am
A man known in Cleveland as the "Red Shoe Robber" for his choice of footwear during hold-ups has been sentenced to 57 years in prison.
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Not just right-to-work: Bills targeting unions multiply

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 3:03am
In statehouses nationwide, Republicans lawmakers are working to weaken organized labor, sometimes with efforts that directly shrink union membership.
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Not just right-to-work: Bills targeting unions multiply

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:58am
In statehouses nationwide, Republicans lawmakers are working to weaken organized labor, sometimes with efforts that directly shrink union membership.
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4 W.Va. men charged with US drug charges

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:34am
The government says four Elkins-area men have been charged with federal drug trafficking.
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Proposed W.Va.-Va. pipeline finding some resistance

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:22am
Companies proposing a natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia are threatening legal action against property owners who refuse to allow surveyors on their land.
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W.Va. gov vetoes bill nonpartisan judge bill, cites errors

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:07am
Citing technical problems, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has vetoed a bill making elections nonpartisan for magistrates and judges, including state Supreme Court justices.
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Trial delay possible for W.Va. man charged with killing 4

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:07am
The trial of a man charged with killing four people in Clarksburg could be delayed once again.
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Philly DA to announce charges against state lawmakers

JackFM Local News - Tue, 03/10/2015 - 2:06am
An investigation into Pennsylvania public officials accused of improperly accepting cash or gifts from a lobbyist is about to produce more charges.
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Memphis police: Backlogged rape kits tested, suspects ID'd

JackFM Local News - Mon, 03/09/2015 - 10:45pm
Police say the testing of thousands of rape evidence kits that sat ignored for years has prompted identification of 16 people suspected of raping multiple victims in Memphis.
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As legislature remembers fallen miner, Gov. Tomblin reviews bill rolling back mine safety standards

JackFM Local News - Mon, 03/09/2015 - 7:17pm

It was a somber day at the West Virginia State Capitol where lawmakers held moments of silence for three miners, days after the full legislature approved a bill dealing with mine safety.

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