- The latest on mine explosion trial: Media shut out for hours Updated: Oct-06-15 8:20 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The latest developments in the federal trial of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship. All times are local:
- A timeline of events in Upper Big Branch disaster Updated: Sep-27-15 10:47 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship heads to trial Thursday on numerous counts of conspiracy and lying to federal financial regulators. He's the highest-ranking executive charged in the April 2010 underground explosion that killed 29 men at the Upper Big Branch Mine in Montcoal, West Virginia.