Updated at 1:51 p.m. ET U.S. stock markets plunged again Thursday after a Chinese technology executive was arrested in Canada, escalating U.S.-China tensions. The Dow Jones industrial average was down more than 750 points, or about 3 percent, in late-morning trading. By mid-afternoon, it recovered some of its losses and was down more than 450 points, or nearly 1.9 percent. That's on top of a 799-point drop for the blue chip index on Tuesday. U.S. markets were closed on Wednesday in honor of...
Ohio Valley ReSource
The abundance of natural gas from fracking could soon fuel a new petrochemical industry in the Ohio Valley. A massive facility proposed for Belmont County, Ohio, brings both the promise of economic gains and environmental risks. Residents spoke up at a recent public hearing about what kind of future they want for the Ohio Valley.