Oklahoma Just Approved Millions In Education Funds But Teachers Are Still On Strike
The state legislature passed several measures Friday anticipated to raise tens of millions of dollars in education funding, after public school teachers walked off the job for a full school week in protest of years of austerity.
This Town Is At The Center Of The US Opioid Crisis. Here’s The Story Of An Average Day In Its “Drug Court.”
The drug crisis in Huntington, West Virginia, is at the center of the Oscar-nominated documentary, Heroin(e). Here's the story of the daily drama and mundane reality of the drug court at the center of the film.
An Escort Killed Her Client In Self-Defense — Then Came The Aftermath
Last summer, Neal Falls tried to murder Heather Saul — and police suspect she wasn’t the first escort he targeted. After killing him in self-defense, she was hailed as a vigilante hero, flooded with support, and turned into a symbol of the perils of sex work, but she wasn't ready for any of it.
What Does The World's Most Perfect Water Taste Like?
For 25 years, the self-proclaimed "Oscars of water" have been held in the tiny West Virginia town of Berkeley Springs. At a pivotal moment when the bottled water industry is booming but the national narrative is all about drought and environmental ruin, the stakes for perfecting the taste of nothingness have never been higher.
Watch A 1,600 Foot Bridge Get Blown To Pieces
Aaaaand boom goes the dynamite. After 84 years of service, the historic Fort Steuben Bridge--which connected Ohio and West Virginia along the Ohio River--was demolished on Tuesday with the aid of more than 150 pounds of explosives. Hate to see you go, old friend, but love to watch you get blown away.
The Top 10 Party Schools In The U.S.
The Princeton Review has come out with their annual list of the Top 20 Party Schools in the United States. This list probably influences the decision of prospective university students more than we'd care to admit. Here are the Top 10 with school appropriate photos. 11 thru 20 only warrant an honorable mention.