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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jake Waters' special night has No. 12 Kansas State back in a first-place tie in the Big 12.
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When we think of malnutrition, we typically think of undernutrition, but in truth the term refers to all types of bad nutrition, including overnutrition. With this definition in mind, a new report finds that malnutrition has become a serious public health issue for every nation in the world, with all but China having already crossed a "malnutrition red line." Complicating the problem is the fact that about half of the world's nations are grappling with both undernutrition and overnutrition at the same time. Discuss
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Higher levels of a chemical called homocysteine are believed to raise the risk of strokes and dementia, and vitamin B12 and folic acid lower homocysteine levels, leading researchers to investigate B12 and folic acid supplements as a possible means of preventing dementia. However, the results of a recent study found no difference in memory and thinking skills between those taking the supplements and those taking a placebo, suggesting that these supplements have little to no protective effect when it comes to dementia.
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As global temperatures rise, so too will lightning strikes, says one team of climate researchers. According to the team's projections, every 1°C rise in global temperatures will lead to a 12 percent increase in lightning strikes, so that by 2100 there will be three lightning strikes for every two in 2000. Increased lightning strikes have both positive and negative implications for the environment. Lightning strikes currently ignite half of all wildfires in the US, so it stands to reason that wildfires may increase along with lightning. However, on a more positive note, lightning also produces nitrogen oxides, which indirectly regulate...
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jake Waters' special night has No. 12 Kansas State back in a first-place tie in the Big 12.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — At a glance there wasn't much that West Virginia didn't seem to do well in its opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off.
By Kara Van Pelt BECKLEY W.Va. (Reuters) - A former chief executive of Massey Energy Co pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges he violated federal mine safety laws before a 2010 explosion that killed 29 miners in West Virginia, the worst U.S. mine disaster in four decades. Donald Blankenship, who headed Massey from 2000 to 2010, was released on a $5 million cash bond after a hearing in U.S ...
West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell slightly to 6.5 percent in October. WorkForce West Virginia says that rate translates to 51,900 unemployed in the state, up 2,300 from a year ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says President Barack Obama is "damaging the presidency itself" with his unilateral action on immigration and says the House will not stand idle and let it happen.
DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.
NEW YORK (AP) — Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court was too difficult to overcome.
VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry decided Friday to pull back from nuclear talks in Vienna, leaving Iran's foreign minister to ponder an apparent new proposal from Washington meant to bridge differences standing in the way of a deal with less than four days to deadline.
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CHARLESTON- Everyone is focused on this years mid-term election. "This could be the most important election since Democrats voted to create the KKK," said poll worker Diane T. Phote. "There's a real concern that there won't be enough polling places open to handle the overflow."  In what might be her…
On the advent of Apple Inc CEO announcing to the world he was gay and proud of it, the Apple App Store is coming out with an announcement of its own that seems a perfect partner to the story. The app is called, ‘iGay’ but not everyone is happy about…
Morgantown – Today Governor Earl Ray Tomblin declared a State of Emergency in Morgantown and surrounding areas in Monongalia County and has asked FEMA for federal assistance. This declaration comes in response to WVU President Gordon Gee asking the Governor’s Office for help in combating spontaneous fire outbreaks following home…
CHARLESTON - West Virginia Democrats have finally ran out of things to name after famed Senator Robert Byrd who died on June 28, 2010 at age 92. After naming and renaming almost one out of every three bridges and streets in West Virginia after Byrd, the Democrats seemingly ran out…

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