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Upper Big Branch, West Virginia, United States: Location DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the location Upper Big Branch, West Virginia, United States related to Coal. This location may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this location as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Coal.


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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   20419
News Count (W/Clustered)   17817 (87.26%)
Distinct Stories   7428
Blog Count   1450 (7.10%)
Tweet Count   1151 (5.64%)
Shared Tweet Count   1777
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   -1.11
Combined Polarization   8.40
Combined Activity   0.68
Combined Personalization   0.68
News Tone   -1.04
Blog Tone   -0.82
Tweet Tone   -2.56
First Seen   10/28/2009
Last Seen   5/29/2011
News/Social Ratio  87.26%
Attention/Loyalty  389 / 2885 days (13.48%)
City   Upper Big Branch
Region   West Virginia, United States
Country   United States
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Articles mentioning this location fall into the following system categories:

Activism
8.59% (1655)
Documentaries/Movies
1.59% (306)
Legislation
65.44% (12608)
Project
17.45% (3362)


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RELATIONSHIPS


Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this location:

Massey Co   38.64% (7889)
Don Blankenship   29.89% (6104)
Joe Manchin   23.63% (4825)
Barack Obama   14.19% (2897)
Kevin Stricklin   13.23% (2701)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this location:

Health Administration   51.62% (10540)
Massey Energy   44.99% (9186)
Massey Energy Co   39.42% (8050)
Labor Department   5.18% (1057)
Health Safety   4.56% (932)

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RELATED GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES


Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

Upper Big Branch, West Virginia, United States   94.36% (19267)
Charleston, West Virginia, United States   35.14% (7176)
Montcoal, West Virginia, United States   22.09% (4510)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   14.91% (3045)
Richmond, Virginia, United States   13.55% (2767)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this location:
United States   18.98% (19267)
China   18.98% (699)
India   18.98% (567)
United Kingdom   18.98% (433)
Canada   18.98% (413)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

London, City Of, United Kingdom   1.04% (213)
Ontario, Canada   0.97% (198)
AttikR, Greece   0.60% (123)
Beijing, China   0.48% (99)
Hamilton, Bermuda   0.47% (95)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this location:

West Virginia, United States   94.36% (19267)
Virginia, United States   26.74% (5461)
Kentucky, United States   24.41% (4984)
Washington, United States   21.63% (4416)
District Of Columbia, United States   18.98% (3876)

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Outlet Location Countries
This location is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   18.98% (14146)
Canada   18.98% (534)
Australia   18.98% (115)
Uk   18.98% (93)
Scotland   18.98% (89)

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TWITTER


Twitterers

The following Twitterers tweet links about this location

wvgazette   0.14% (29)[Profile]
POP_tw   0.05% (10)[Profile]
Kenwardjr   0.05% (10)[Profile]
rt_Morgantown   0.04% (9)[Profile]
DalydeGagne   0.04% (8)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Wvgazette.Com   2.39% (487)
Dailymail.Com   1.80% (367)
Yahoo.Com   1.67% (342)
Washingtonexaminer.Com   1.16% (237)
Google.Com   1.07% (218)

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Top Blogs

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Bullfax.Com   0.17% (35)
Kosu.Org   0.16% (33)
Coaled.Com   0.07% (14)
Radishgreens.Com   0.06% (13)
News-Gate.Info   0.06% (12)

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News Articles

All 17817 news articles:

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Daily Kos: The most dangerous man to America, is in America

...... way but deliberately throwing their lives away to line his own pockets How has Blankenship paid for these crimes In the same year leading up to the deaths of people in Upper Big Branch , Don Blankenship took home over million , including an million performance bonus Since the explosion , Blankenship has retired But don't worry , his golden parachute should keep ......

(1346 words by dailykos.com)
(05/29/2011)
Legislation
Tone: -1.40%
Pol: 10.80%
Act: 23.77%
Per: 0.84%
Que: 5.41%
Exc: 0.00%

1 Tweet

Nelson: Coal mine disaster report makes argument for regulation || OnlineAthens.com

...... , too the McAteer report also placed plenty of blame on state and federal officials charged with overseeing the enforcement of safety measures at the mine the disaster at the Upper Big Branch mine is proof positive that the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration failed its duty as the watchdog for coal miners , the report said , according to a May National Public Radio ......

(630 words by onlineathens.com)
(05/29/2011)
Legislation
Tone: -1.68%
Pol: 9.92%
Act: 23.51%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

1 Tweet

Massey Energy "profoundly reckless" in mine disaster; Tea Party as useful idiots; Soros, U.S. Chamber | 24Ahead

...... Roberts singled out Chris Adkins , Massey chief Operating Officer , noting he was in charge when two miners died in a previous mine fire and that he had not testified at the Upper Big Branch investigation Yet Chris Adkins is slated to be one of the people who Alpha said will pearhead the implementation , of its safety program That frankly incomprehensible to me Chris Adkins ......

(1193 words by 24ahead.com)
(05/29/2011)
Legislation
Tone: -0.23%
Pol: 6.69%
Act: 23.22%
Per: 0.53%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

1 Tweet

Today’s Workplace » Study Finds Unionized Coal Mines Substantially Safer

...... in safety underground coal miners experience when working union versus working nonunion He points out that recent mining disasters , including the blast at Massey Energy Upper Big Branch WVirginia mine that killed miners last year , the Crandall Canyon Utah disaster that killed nine in and the Sago explosion in that killed miners , have all been in ......

(627 words by todaysworkplace.org)
(05/28/2011)
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Project
Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 7.13%
Act: 20.21%
Per: 1.34%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

1 Tweet

Obama was out to destroy coal miner Massey: lawsuit - Yahoo! News

...... oversight , Amy Miller , a co-lead counsel for the plaintiffs , told Reuters Last week , an independent inquiry into the April blast that killed miners at Massey Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia concluded it could have been avoided and blamed it on safety failings An inquiry by the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA is still pending In the ......

(556 words by yahoo.com)
(05/27/2011)
Legislation
Tone: 0.34%
Pol: 9.43%
Act: 21.72%
Per: 0.17%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

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Daily Kos: The most dangerous man to America, is in America

...... way but deliberately throwing their lives away to line his own pockets How has Blankenship paid for these crimes In the same year leading up to the deaths of people in Upper Big Branch , Don Blankenship took home over million , including an million performance bonus Since the explosion , Blankenship has retired But don't worry , his golden parachute should keep ......

(1380 words by dailykos.com)
(05/29/2011)
Legislation
Tone: -1.40%
Pol: 10.80%
Act: 23.77%
Per: 0.84%
Que: 5.41%
Exc: 0.00%

Report: Deadliest U.S. mine disaster in decades due to safety <b>...</b>

...... that the agency failed its duty as the watchdog for coal miners , the report said There was no immediate comment from MSHA Thursday the panel was commissioned days after the Upper Big Branch explosion by West Virginia then-Gov Joe Manchin , and its report draws extensively on testimony given under oath According to investigators , Brent Racer had just entered the mine to begin his ......

(1046 words by kiddybaby.com)
(05/29/2011)
Tone: -0.84%
Pol: 8.48%
Act: 26.56%
Per: 0.93%
Que: 2.13%
Exc: 0.00%

Global Energy Magazine Obama set out to destroy Massey <b>Coal</b> <b>...</b>

...... and chairman Bobby Inman claimed they firmly believed the company was being targeted by the government , following the April blast that killed miners at Massey Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia Inman , who was Deputy director Of The Central Intelligence Agency from February to June , was unequivocal in his assertions that the federal Mine ......

(300 words by globalenergymagazine.com)
(05/27/2011)
Legislation
Tone: 1.00%
Pol: 7.67%
Act: 19.67%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Common Man News: Report on US mine disaster: An indictment of <b>...</b>

...... annually by the mine operatorsis inviting even more disasters as it moves to further deregulate the economy on behalf of the most powerful corporate and financial interests the Upper Big Branch disaster was one product of a social counterrevolution pursued by the American ruling elite , aimed at turning the clock backwards and destroying all of the social achievements won by the working ......

(1424 words by themancommon.blogspot.com)
(05/26/2011)
Legislation
Tone: -1.52%
Pol: 10.90%
Act: 20.50%
Per: 0.41%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Massey Mine Execs Reap Millions In Takeover | Clinchwood USA

...... They were in charge when the nation worst coal mine disaster in years hit their Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia They ran a company with a culture in which wrongdoing became acceptable , where deviation became the norm , according to a team of independent investigators who scrutinized that deadly mine explosion They exhibited a corporate mentality that placed the drive ......

(131 words by blog.gnurl.net)
(05/24/2011)
Tone: 0.76%
Pol: 9.85%
Act: 24.24%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


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Tweets

All 1151 tweets:
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marabout40

...RT @RL_Miller: The most dangerous man in America - excellent analysis by @Devilstower http://bit.ly/jjvRwW #mtr #coal...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 10.53%
Act: 15.79%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

DashfourCash

...Nelson: Coal mine disaster report makes argument for regulation: A recently released report on the April 2010 Up... http://bit.ly/jBzaNY...

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(05/29/2011 at 01:22:11 am)
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Tone: -4.55%
Pol: 13.64%
Act: 31.82%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

24AheadDotCom

...#WeinerGate alternative: #teaparty as useful idiots for #coal company that cost 40 lives: http://24ahead.com/n/10694 #tcot #p2 #tlot #sgp...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 8.70%
Act: 13.04%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

DrewCapuder

...Today’s Workplace » Study Finds Unionized Coal Mines Substantially Safer http://t.co/TOsKnYW...

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(05/28/2011 at 7:55:56 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 14.29%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

AccidLawy_5

...http://yhoo.it/jb4k3w Obama was out to destroy coal miner Massey: lawsuit...

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(05/27/2011 at 12:30:42 am)
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Tone: -7.69%
Pol: 7.69%
Act: 30.77%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


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