Are activists winning the battle against US pipelines? | The Stream

Activists defending indigenous and environmental rights in the US are celebrating three major wins in their long-running fight to stop pipelines funnelling oil and gas through sensitive tribal lands. On July 6, a judge ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline be shut down and emptied of oil, pending the outcome of an environmental review. That same … Read more Are activists winning the battle against US pipelines? | The Stream

West Virginia elects first transgender lawmaker

Rosemary Ketchum discusses her breakthrough election to the Wheeling, West Virginia city council. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc #ABCNLPrime #TransgenderLawmaker #WestVirginia #RosemaryKetchum

Fears of economic depression haunt West Virginia

With tens of millions of Americans now unemployed due to coronavirus, fears remain that the 1930s Great Depression could return. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: … Read more Fears of economic depression haunt West Virginia

Did we just hear the most significant comments about having a 2020 college football season? | Get Up

Laura Rutledge, Paul Finebaum and Dan Orlovsky join Mike Greenberg on Get Up to react to comments made by West Virginia University president E. Gordon Gee about the possible playing of the 2020 college football season. #GetUp #ESPN #Sports Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE Subscribe … Read more Did we just hear the most significant comments about having a 2020 college football season? | Get Up

Media Bites | Scandal!

DRESSING DOWN – Ex-AFL coach Dean Laidley’s arrest snaps are leaked to the press. Public interest or public shaming? Plus, Aussie journo Mark Di Stefano quits over Zoom scandal, TV breakfast on fire, and West Virginia governor’s accidental ‘eff up. #MediaBites #MediaWatch Bite-sized media criticism for a mid-week Media Watch fix. Paul Barry offers a … Read more Media Bites | Scandal!

CDC projects 3,000 Americans will die daily from coronavirus in June

Internal Trump administration projections estimate that about 3,000 Americans will die from the coronavirus every day by June 1, according to CDC documents obtained by the New York Times. The increased estimates come as states have eased restrictions and after a weekend many Americans spent outside at protests or enjoying spring days in the park. … Read more CDC projects 3,000 Americans will die daily from coronavirus in June

In West Virginia, one doctor’s fight to get her town coronavirus tests

When a family medicine physician in Beckley, W.Va., couldn’t find a coronavirus testing site for her patients, she found a way to open one in her own parking lot. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises – BBC News

The deadly coronavirus has now hit all 50 states in the US as West Virginia reported its first case of the infection on Tuesday. Announcing West Virginia’s first Covid-19 patient, Governor Jim Justice said: “We knew this was coming.” New York City said it was considering a lockdown similar to one in the San Francisco … Read more Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises – BBC News

USA: College Football Gets a Makeover from Nike

American Football players at some of America’s top college teams got a makeover from Nike with ten special edition uniforms revealed on 1st September 2010. The 2010 Nike Pro Combat kits have special significance for each team: Alabama: Houndstooth check pattern incorporated into the uniform in tribute to legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant. Boise State: … Read more USA: College Football Gets a Makeover from Nike