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Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM
Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM

By YURI KAGEYAMA

AP Business Writer

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota kept its position at the top in global vehicle sales for the first quarter of this year, outpacing rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.

Toyota Motor Corp.

Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM
Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM

By YURI KAGEYAMA

AP Business Writer

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota kept its position at the top in global vehicle sales for the first quarter of this year, outpacing rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.

Toyota Motor Corp....

Jobless rates fall in 46 of 55 W.Va. counties
Jobless rates fall in 46 of 55 W.Va. counties

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 46 of West Virginia’s 55 counties in March.

WorkForce West Virginia says jobless rates were unchanged in two counties and rose in seven others last month....

W.Va. officials promote drug take-back effort

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A federal prosecutor and a West Virginia sheriff’s office are promoting awareness of a prescription drug collection effort set for this weekend.

U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin and the Kanawha County...

Sutton Lake cleanup set for May 3

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Sutton Lake’s annual cleanup is set for May 3.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking volunteers for the spring event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A cookout will be held afterward...

W.Va. wildlife agency plans turkey survey

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia hunters can help the state track the wild turkey population by participating in an annual survey.

The Division of Natural Resources began a statewide survey of spring gobbler hungers in 1983....

W.Va. flags lowered for former Rep. Mick Staton

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State and U.S. flags at state facilities are at half-staff in honor of former Rep. Mick Staton.

Staton died April 14. He was 74.

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin ordered the flags to be lowered from dawn to dusk ...

Bible verse removed W.Va. school gym, team website

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Wood County school officials have removed a Bible verse from Parkersburg South High School’s gymnasium and the school wrestling team’s website.

The team’s use of Philippians 4:13 drew...

Gas prices up 3 cents in W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Average gasoline prices are up 3 cents per gallon in West Virginia this week.

AAA East Central says the price for a gallon of regular gas rose to $3.70. That’s the fifth increase in the past six weeks....

Patriot Coal to cut production at 2 W.Va. mines

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Patriot Coal plans to cut production at two mining complexes in southern West Virginia and potentially lay off workers.

St. Louis-based Patriot announced Wednesday that it has issued 60-day layoff notices to...

Editorial cartoon for April 23, 2014
Editorial cartoon for April 23, 2014

House candidates tout work on water bill
House candidates tout work on water bill

House incumbents say spill measure accomplishes much, but more to be done

Judge to decide if Plants can continue prosecuting certain cases
Judge to decide if Plants can continue prosecuting certain cases

Attorneys asked to list potentially conflicting cases involving children, domestic violence

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