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Court rules Samsung illegally copied Apple
Court rules Samsung illegally copied Apple

The ruling, coming three years after an epic courtroom battle between two tech industry giants, could mean yet another trial over a portion of damages representing more than a third of the total award. Legal experts, however, say the rivals may be...

Andy’s Grill, a WVSU fixture for nearly 60 years, scheduled for demolition
Andy’s Grill, a WVSU fixture for nearly 60 years, scheduled for demolition

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Andy’s Grill, an Institute landmark where generations of West Virginia State students got together over ribs, hot bologna sandwiches and wings, has a date with the wrecking ball, possibly as early as Tuesday, but more ...

Family says murder charge was unfair in overdose death

The uncle of the man charged with murder for allegedly supplying heroin that contributed to a woman’s death says his nephew is being unfairly singled out.

Jeffrey Bowman, the uncle of Steven Craig Coleman, also sympathizes with the family ...

WV lawmaker: Tax reform alone isn’t enough

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — After day-long testimony Monday from academics and experts from national organizations, a co-chairman of the legislative Select Committee on Tax Reform said reform ultimately may not mean big cuts or massive shifts in tax...

Mountain State U students still not paid from settlement
Mountain State U students still not paid from settlement

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Former Mountain State University students still haven’t received their portions of a settlement with the school that judges approved in late February.

The settlement totaled more than $18.5 million. Charleston...

Corporate Cup celebrates 30 years
Corporate Cup celebrates 30 years

For some, it’s about physically challenging the body. For others, it’s a chance to step away from the pressures of work and play games with coworkers. For Jim Strawn, the 55-year-old director of marketing at Highland Hospital,...

Man kills himself during Pocahontas traffic stop

HILLSBORO, W.Va. — A 56-year-old man killed himself during a traffic stop on U.S. 219 in Pocahontas County on Friday, according to State Police.

Scott Howard Ragsdale was riding in a vehicle driven by Jessie Allen Ragsdale, 32, of...

Intersection at West Side sinkhole to be closed indefinitely
Intersection at West Side sinkhole to be closed indefinitely

Officials for West Virginia American Water weren’t sure Monday how long the intersection at Florida Street and Third Avenue would be closed, after a sinkhole opened at the intersection on Charleston’s West Side.

Water company...

Blankenship asks appeals court to disqualify district judges

Lawyers for former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship on Monday asked an appeals court to disqualify all federal judges in Southern West Virginia from presiding over his trial on criminal mine safety and securities charges.


Boil-water advisories: Cabin Creek, Mount Hope

West Virginia American Water has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for about 200 customers in the Cabin Creek/Chelyan area, including Cabin Creek Road from W.Va. 61 to Sharon Hill Road, Hill Street, Canady Lane (White Street), Quinwood Lane,...

Editorial: W.Va.’s pain pill curse

The nightmare of painkiller addiction haunts thousands of West Virginia families — wrecking the future for teen-agers, causing workers to lose jobs, turning patients into addicts, causing some to steal to get pill money, etc. News items in the...

Wind symphony to tour WV by barge this summer

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — An orchestra that uses a barge as its floating home plans a concert tour of West Virginia this summer.

The Pittsburgh-based American Wind Symphony Orchestra will perform and give...

W.Va. school shut by fire to permanently move, be renamed

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. – A grade school displaced by a massive church fire in Benwood will permanently move to Moundsville and receive a new name.

The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register reports Saints James & John School has operated at ...

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