Stories tagged: South Carolina
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Hurricane Florence put a corridor of more than 10 million people in the crosshairs Wednesday as the monster storm closed in on the Carolinas, uncertainty over its projected path spreading …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
Motorists streamed inland on highways converted to one-way routes Tuesday as more than 1 million people in three states were ordered to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence, …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 130 mph and water that could wreak …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Florence could cause dangerous surf and rip currents along parts of the U.S. East Coast this weekend as the storm swirls across the Atlantic, according to forecasters at the National …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
A woman seen speeding through a stop sign at 60 mph told officers they shouldn’t arrest her because she’s a “very clean, thoroughbred, white girl,” police said.
Mon., July 30, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
A school district in South Carolina has done away with the much-loved snow days – requiring students to do classwork online.
Fri., July 6, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
A South Carolina Republican who ousted U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford left the hospital Friday, several weeks after she was severely injured in a car wreck, saying she remains focused on …
UPDATED: Sun., June 24, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s effort to bend the Republican Party to his will faces its next test Tuesday in South Carolina where voters are choosing between two GOP gubernatorial candidates.
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 1:07 p.m.
A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Friday and will require weeks of recovery and …
Tue., June 12, 2018, 7:56 a.m.
Voters in five states will pick their nominees in House, Senate and gubernatorial races Tuesday, although some of the nominees in November’s most closely watched races are expecting little drama.
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
A Publix grocery store in Charleston, S.C., censored “Summa Cum Laude” on a graduation cake after their computer order system flagged it for inappropriate language.
Fri., May 4, 2018, 11:21 a.m.
South Carolina’s Senate has effectively killed a ban on almost all abortions in the state, voting early Friday morning to return the bill to committee.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Former rapper Craig Mack, best known for the platinum 1994 hit “Flava in Ya Ear” has died in South Carolina.
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
A boy who was 14 when he was charged in the shooting death of his father at their home and a first-grader on a South Carolina elementary school playground will …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 6 a.m.
Federal investigators are still looking at how CSX railway crews routed an Amtrak train into a parked freight train in Cayce, South Carolina, last weekend. But even if CSX should …
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 1:53 p.m.
A man fatally shot in New Orleans has been identified as a Black Lives Matter activist known for his leap through police tape at a South Carolina demonstration last year …
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 2:52 p.m.
As they begin to probe the circumstances of the fatal wreck in South Carolina, officials have already settled on one thing: that the crash between a passenger train and a …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Federal investigators are trying to figure out why a switch was in the wrong position, sending an Amtrak train into a freight train and killing a conductor and an engineer …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Republicans who control a majority of the nation’s statehouses are considering a wide range of abortion legislation that could test the government’s legal ability to restrict a woman’s right to …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Getting there is an enormous accomplishment. Getting back the following year isn’t easy, but it happens fairly often. We’re talking about reaching the Final Four and the Final Four encore.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 12:25 p.m.
Four officers, including three deputies, were shot and wounded while responding to a domestic call in South Carolina early Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Bowl capsules: McKenzie Milton threw two touchdown passes and ran for 116 yards with another touchdown, leading No. 10 Central Florida to a 34-27 Peach Bowl win over No. 7 …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 11:12 a.m.
The executive who led South Carolina’s state-owned utility during a scuttled multibillion-dollar project to build two nuclear reactors is stepping down after the governor wanted to fire him.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 8:18 a.m.
Citing the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, South Carolina’s capital city approved a ban on “bump stock” devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic fully automatic guns.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 9:04 p.m.
When a man found the only worker at an empty South Carolina Waffle House asleep, he took his meal into his own hands.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
A’ja Wilson had a career-high 32 points and 12 rebounds, and defending NCAA champion South Carolina withstood a late charge by No. 15 Maryland to escape with a 94-86 victory …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Securities regulators are investigating the failure of a nuclear reactor construction project in South Carolina, according to a release Tuesday from one of the plant’s co-owners.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
An accident involving a military vehicle and a troop formation at Fort Jackson on Friday afternoon, resulted in the deaths of two soldiers and injured six others, two critically.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
The developers of a disputed natural gas pipeline on the U.S. East Coast are considering a major expansion of the project into South Carolina, according to remarks made by an …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
South Carolina’s state-owned utility is expected to name an interim CEO to take the helm amid the fallout of a multi-billion-dollar nuclear power failure.