Upshur County Grand Jury returns indictments
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Upshur County Grand Jury returned 20 indictments, no-billed four cases and passed one March 18, said Upshur County District Attorney Billy Byrd. Of the indictments, seven were sealed because no...
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Rubble is moved Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the site of an apparent gas explosion that took place three days earlier in the East Village neighborhood of New York. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:


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Workers assemble a truck on production line of Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) Kawasaki plant, on March 10, 2015Japan's factory production in February fell by a worse-than-expected 3.4 percent month-on-month, official data showed on Monday, adding to the gloom enveloping the world's third largest economy as it struggles to overcome last year's tax rise. "The upshot is that Japan's economy seems to have slowed in the first quarter of this year," Marcel Thieliant, Japan economist at Capital Economics, said in a note following the release of the production data. Japan's industry ministry left unchanged its verdict on the broader trend in factory output. "Industrial production shows signs of increase at a moderate pace," it said in the February report, using the same phrase for January.


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Jerry (Animal) McFadden's escape to be featured on Investigation Discovery Channel
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A re-enactment of the late Jerry (Animal) McFadden’s nationally publicized 1986 escape from the Upshur County Jail, and his abduction of then-sheriff’s dispatcher Rosalie Williams (now Rosalie Turn...
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