Topic: West Virginia
State pension funds are $1 trillion short, according to the Pew Center on the States. How does your state stack up?
02/18/2010 11:15 am
Another winter storm is moving across the US Monday, but forecasters hope the worst of the season's storms will be over by the end of next week.
02/15/2010 06:03 pm
The underground coal fire that has slowly consumed Centralia, Pa., isn't unusual. Many such fires burn around the world.
02/05/2010 05:07 pm
These four plants are the divas of my garden.
01/21/2010 04:25 pm
Cold weather across much of the East has orange growers pulling all-nighters in Florida, city workers in Atlanta scrambling to fix burst pipes, and the homeless struggling in Memphis.
01/05/2010 03:41 pm
The storm has already brought flooding to downtown Miami and began dropping snow in Asheville, N.C. Winter storm warnings extend from Georgia to Massachusetts' Cape Cod, with up to a foot of snow possible in Washington, D.C.
12/18/2009 02:05 pm
Houston sets a record for early snow as pecan groves and cotton fields in the South get snow as well.
12/05/2009 12:00 am
Biggest opportunity for Great American Smokeout 2009 is in West Virginia, where 1 in 4 residents smokes.
11/20/2009 12:00 am
First elected to Congress in 1952, Sen. Robert Byrd has an encyclopedic knowledge of Senate rules and legislative history dating back to Roman times. On Wednesday, he became the longest-serving member of Congress.
11/18/2009 12:00 am
Schools are mostly finding noncontroversial ways to bring Veterans Day into the classroom. For some students, this is the first time they've ever met a vet.
11/12/2009 12:00 am