HUNTINGTON -- A two-day, hands-on workforce training seminar hosted by the West Virginia Film Office will be held on June 22 and 23 at Trifecta Productions, 555 5th Ave. in Huntington.
ESPN is cutting its workforce, the latest Disney division to reduce staff.
OMAHA, Neb. -- Mark Major once led a team of soldiers in combat in Iraq. Now he leads a team of railroad employees. The difference, he says, is obvious: "I'm not getting shot at anymore."
Finding a job in a slow-growing economy is daunting enough without new financial obligations.
U.S. builders and the subcontractors they depend on are struggling to hire fast enough to meet rising demand for new homes.
NEW YORK -- A record-breaking rally in stocks paused Monday as investors assessed whether stock valuations were overstating the recent improvement in the economy.
WASHINGTON -- Lower-priced gas allowed Americans to step up their spending at retailers in April, from cars and clothes to electronics and appliances. The rebound from a weak March suggests consumers remain resilient in the face of higher taxes and could continue to drive economic growth this spring.
NEWARK, N.J. -- When Amtrak unveils the first of 70 new locomotives Monday at a plant in California, it will mark what the national passenger railroad service hopes will be a new era of better reliability, streamlined maintenance and better energy efficiency.
CHARLESTON -- A new scientific paper details the growing evidence that black lung is on the rise among Appalachian miners.
NEIGHBORHOOD INVESTMENT GRANTS: The West Virginia Development Office will host a workshop to explain how West Virginia nonprofit organizations and their donors can benefit from the Neighborhood Investment Program.
King's Daughters Health System (KDHS) and Marshall Orthopaedics at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine have formed a clinical partnership that brings the two groups together to create an orthopaedics and sports medicine team that spans Kentucky, West Virginia and Ohio.
HUNTINGTON -- Huddleston Bolen LLP and USLAW NETWORK announce the USLAW 24/7 App, available on Apple, Android, and Blackberry devices.
Dr. John A. Parker Jr., a family physician from Huntington, was installed April 20 as president of the West Virginia Academy of Family Physicians during the 61st Annual Scientific Assembly held at the Embassy Suites in Charleston. Parker is an associate professor of Family Medicine at the Marshall University's Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.
TEAYS VALLEY, W.Va. -- The Fireside Grille will host the May Business After Hours for the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce.
NEW YORK -- PepsiCo says it plans to start testing a new fountain machine at restaurants that lets people create a variety of flavor combinations, such as strawberry Mountain Dew.
NEW YORK -- Small was beautiful this week.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Aviation Administration will keep open for now the 149 control towers at small airports that were slated to close as the result of governmentwide automatic spending cuts imposed by Congress, the Transportation Department said Friday.
IRONTON -- Announcements about a new hotel for Ironton and a new business at The Point, a South Point industrial park, could be coming in about a month, said Bill Dingus, executive director of the Lawrence Economic Development Corporation.
NEW YORK -- The stock market pulled back from record levels Thursday as investors became harder to please.
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Precision Castparts rocketed to an all-time high in trading Thursday after breezing past Wall Street profit expectations for the fourth quarter.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sears Holdings Corp. is launching a program at its namesake department stores that will allow financially strapped shoppers unable to quality for credit to lease electronics, home appliances, furniture and mattresses.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky's mostly rustic bourbon sector is spreading to the shadows of Louisville's skyscrapers, where a tiny distillery being developed by the maker of Evan Williams bourbon will become a big-city stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail that draws hundreds of thousands of tourists each year.