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Church food pantry robbed in Wayne County, WV

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A local church with a history of helping the hungry was robbed of their most precious commodity and that is food.  More>>

Man dies after truck falls on him in Fayette County

Man killed in "tragic accident" Man killed in "tragic accident"
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The Fayette County Sheriff's Department is investigating a death that happened in the Maplewood area. Loran Jones, age 66, of Danese was killed in what Deputies said is an apparent accident Tuesday afternoon (7/22). More>>

UPDATE: Dirty Girl Mud Run scheduled in Charleston, WV now canceled Video included

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UPDATE: 13 NEWS has learned the Dirty Girl Mud Run has been officially canceled for this weekend in Charleston.  More>>

Arrest made following robbery in Portsmouth, OH

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 According to a news release from the Portsmouth Police Department, Jonathan D. Spears, 22, of PortsmouthOhio was arrested Tuesday, July 22 on an Aggravated Robbery charge.
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UPDATE: Man shot during fight on Charleston's east end

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A man was shot in the hand during a robbery on Charleston's east end on July 22 at about 10:30 a.m. More>>

Bread Recalled After Listeria Scare

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Schwebel Baking Company says it is withdrawing certain products from market shelves after Listeria was found in its Youngstown bakery. Company president Paul Shwebel says there is no evidence that any of the products have been impacted, but they are taking this action as a precautionary measure.Schwebel said the possible problem was discovered during routine environmental testing at its Youngstown bakery.If you have any questions or concerns you are asked to call 1-800-860-2867.Stay tuned to ... More>>

Steubenville Armed Robbery Suspect Allegedly Told Clerk "Don't Be a Hero, Baby" Video included

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A man who allegedly robbed a Hallmark store in Steubenville at knife-point reportedly told the clerk "don't be a hero, baby." More>>

UPDATE: Residents Displaced, Roads Closed As Crews Work to Burn Down Barn With Dynamite Video included

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The Columbus bomb squad was on its way to Belmont County on Tuesday afternoon after a box of dynamite was found inside a barn. More>>

Charges dismissed against Charleston, WV attorney after shooting incident

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A judge has found a Charleston attorney "not criminally responsible" for a shooting that happened at his home in 2013.Mark Bramble, 50, was arrested last August and charged with attempted murder and wanton endangerment. The charges have been dismissed.
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Kanawha County Metro 911 introduces new text system

Metro 911 in Kanawha County, WV introduce a new text service being offered in case of emergency. Metro 911 in Kanawha County, WV introduce a new text service being offered in case of emergency.
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There's a new way to get help in case of an emergency if you live in Kanawha County. Residents who live in county limits and have Sprint or Verizon Wireless as their cell phone service provider can now send a text message to get help. More>>

UPDATE: No agreement reached in Freedom Industries bankruptcy hearing

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A proposed agreement would settle 24 lawsuits against Freedom. Many businesses sued to recoup profits they lost while shuttered for days. A January tap-water ban affected 300,000 people. More>>

17 suspects are arrested in Raleigh County during drug roundup

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Arrests are made in a multi-agency drug sweep across Southern West Virginia. Armed with warrants, police officers, deputies and troopers hit the streets on Tuesday, rounding up drug offenders. More>>

Upshur County OEM Warning Residents About New Scam

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The Upshur County Office of Emergency Management is warning residents of a scam involving the use of its phone number. OEM employees said that telemarketers are using its telephone number for sales calls regarding medical supplies.   More>>

Gas station robbed in Huntington, WV; police searching for suspects

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Troopers with the West Virginia State Police are investigating a robbery at the Rich Oil gas station on Waverly Road in Huntington. More>>

Department of Health Alleges Unsafe Practices at McMechen Pain Management Clinic Video included

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The Ohio Department of Health and the West Virginia Department of Health are encouraging patients of a McMechen pain management clinic to talk with their primary care physician about testing for some infectious diseases following an investigation of the facility by the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health. More>>

Sentencing for Jackson County, Ohio man guilty of attacking woman

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A Jackson County man was sentenced for attacking a woman in his home.  More>>

UPDATE: Police release surveillance images of suspect in South Charleston, WV robbery

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According to Kanawha County dispatchers, the 7-11 store on Rock Lake Road in South Charleston, WV was robbed at about 2 a.m.. More>>

Obama administration says health subsidies will continue despite federal appeals court ruling

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The majority opinion concluded that the law, as written, "unambiguously" restricts subsides to consumers in exchanges established by a state. That would invalidate an Internal Revenue Service regulation that tried to sort out confusing wording in the law by concluding that Congress intended for consumers in all 50 states to have subsidized coverage. More>>

New Car Technology May Take The Wheel out of Human Hands

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Google has been making news in recent months for its work in a ground-breaking area: driverless automobile technology. More>>

Wheelersburg, OH man facing charges after failing to appear in court

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A Wheelersburg, Ohio man, who first ran into trouble with deputies when he was found with a stolen four-wheeler, was arrested on July 19.Russel D. Bond, 31, was found in a hidden area underneath a home on Hayport Road. More>>

Project under construction at Kentucky coal plant will catch carbon dioxide

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The $19.5 million testing facility under construction at the E.W. Brown Generating Station near Harrodsburg would capture and separate carbon dioxide from the emission stream after the coal is burned. Kentucky Gov. The facility is expected to be completed later this year and testing will conclude in 2016. More>>

Boone County, WV fire chief apologizes after criminal charges filed against him

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The State Fire Marshal has filed felony charges against two Wharton-Barrett Volunteer firefighters.
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Man Flees Police, Runs Into Police Academy

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BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Police say a man who fled from a Mississippi traffic stop was apparently so focused on getting away he unknowingly ran into a law enforcement academy. Biloxi Police Chief John Miller Police Chief John Miller tells The Sun-Herald (http://bit.ly/1wS5t9H ) 30-year-old Roger Beasley Jr. was stopped by officers last Wednesday. Miller's statement says Beasley jumped from his vehicle and ran. According to police, Beasley didn't notice marked police cars... More>>

Injured cat found with rope tied around its neck in Charleston, WV

A tabby cat was found with a rope tied around its neck in the home of a Charleston, WV, woman. A tabby cat was found with a rope tied around its neck in the home of a Charleston, WV, woman.
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A cat was found with a rope tied around its neck in the home of a Charleston, WV, resident. The resident sought help of a local rescue group. 
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Sandra Pertee selected as new Wayne County Superintendent of Schools

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The 3-2 vote came following a nearly two-hour executive session according to a news release from the Wayne County Board of Education. More>>

West Virginia Fire Marshal's office files felony charges against Wharton-Barrett VFD officers

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The State Fire Marshal has filed felony charges against the Wharton-Barrett Volunteer fire chief and one of his officers for allegedly falsifying training records.
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Landlord says Beckley's "Ice Cream Man" has cockroaches infested in and around his ice cream Video included

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A Beckley icon is now searching for a place to live. Al Jessup, known to many as "The Ice Cream Man" was evicted from his home last Thursday. But was he wrongfully kicked out, or for good reason? More>>

Accident in Pinch, WV sends one person to the hospital and shuts down roadway

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Kanawha County Metro 911 dispatchers confirmed one person was injured Monday evening after an accident at the intersection of Indian Creek Road and Bream Drive in Pinch, WV. More>>

WV DHHR caseworker in Logan County admits to filing fake claims, pocketing more than $58,000 in benefits

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Shannon Collins, 41, of Logan, a former caseworker in West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Logan County office, obtained more than $58,000 in benefits by filing false claims.

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Lewis County Jail Costs Hit Record High Video included

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The Lewis County Commission received its largest jail bill ever in its regular meeting Monday. More>>

Huntington Classic Regatta coming Friday, July 25

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Starting at 10 a.m., Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, everyone can come join the excitement the Huntington Classic Regatta has to offer. There is a full line up of events starting with the Powerboat Nationals racing on the Ohio River.

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Several Southern Ohio bridges are on a state replacement list.

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Work for one Meigs County "troubled bridge over water" is already underway.   More>>

Two Boone County Firefighters charged with forging training certificates

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The West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office filed criminal complaints against a fire chief and and an officer of the Wharton-Barrett Volunteer Fire Department on Monday, July 21, 2014. More>>

State troopers crack down on distracted driving in West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio Video included

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A multi-state effort is underway to crack down on distracted driving this week. State troopers from West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky are part of a six-state trooper project that aims to cut down on distractions such as cell phone use while driving. More>>

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  • Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

    Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:17:25 GMT
    By The Associated Press Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
    By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots...
  • First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona execution

    First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona execution

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:17:09 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
  • Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

    Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:16 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:16:16 GMT
    Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
    Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.