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  • Southwest Va. coal mine closing, 120 to lose jobs

    HAYSI, Va. (AP) — More than 120 people are being laid off at an Alpha Natural Resources mine in southwest Virginia. The coal company said Thursday the layoffs will occur as the mine near Haysi…