The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 1 Aug 2014 05:46:52 EDTFri, 1 Aug 2014 05:46:52 EDT Views Clash at EPA Hearing IAN HICKS Staff Writer PITTSBURGH - Competing visions for America's energy future clashed in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday as the U.S.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpha Mines To Lay Off 1,100 (AP) - Alpha Natural Resources said Thursday it expects to lay off 1,100 workers at 11 southern West Virginia surface coal mines by mid-October, citing dismal markets and federal regulation.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTOrmet Officially Closed - The remaining 20 employees at the Ormet aluminum plant were officially let go Thursday as the new owners of the plant - and representatives from the United Steelworkers Union - wait to determine the next step.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTCongress OKs Veterans Administration, Highway Bills (AP) - Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break after failing to agree on legislation to cope with the influx of young illegal immigrants flocking to the...Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTKroger Will Tighten W.Va. Pseudoephedrine Sales (AP) - Supermarket chain Kroger is tightening monthly purchase limits of cold medications that contain pseudoephedrine at its West Virginia stores.Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT