Stories tagged: South Carolina
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.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
I knew in that instant that something terrible had happened because, above all, Dail was responsible and would never leave her little charge unattended.
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017
True, destruction was not as dire as predicted, but better to prepare for the worst than gamble with the lives of residents and visitors and those charged with protecting them.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
With 25 percent of the homes in the Florida Keys feared destroyed, emergency workers Tuesday rushed to find Hurricane Irma’s victims – dead or alive – and deliver food and …
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Utility companies were warned more than a year ago that a South Carolina nuclear reactor project was doomed, yet failed to heed warnings that could have saved the venture.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
A court has ruled that pay-television giant DirecTV owes South Carolina nearly $15 million because of the way the company calculates its tax bill in the state.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 12:16 p.m.
An executive order signed last month by South Carolina’s governor creating a public list of doctors and medical practices affiliated with abortion providers is “an invitation for intimidation, threats, and …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
In court papers filed in federal court this week, Thomas Corey Payne and Kayla Harris of Charleston said they began experiencing the symptoms after viewing the total solar eclipse Aug. …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 1:47 p.m.
Authorities say an 81-year-old Sears worker tasked with preventing shoplifting was killed by two men who shoved him down while stealing television sets.
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
A fired dishwasher shot and killed a chef and held a person hostage for about three hours before he was shot by police at a crowded restaurant in a tourist-heavy …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Southern Utah graduate transfer Randy Onwuasor, who visited Gonzaga last week, has committed to LSU.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
This week, having spent more than $10 billion, executives with South Carolina Electric & Gas and Santee Cooper acknowledged that all their assumptions were wrong.
Fri., July 7, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
An inmate was recaptured in Texas early Friday after his second escape from a maximum security prison in South Carolina, prison officials said.
Wed., June 28, 2017, 4:48 a.m.
One by one, Denver Simmons recalled, he and his partner lured inmates into his cell. William Scruggs was promised cookies in exchange for doing some laundry; Jimmy Ham thought he …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 12:41 p.m.
A South Carolina couple is looking for some bigger baby clothes after their son was born at a whopping 14.4 pounds.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Republican Ralph Norman won a special election Tuesday to fill the South Carolina congressional seat vacated by Mick Mulvaney, who resigned to the White House budget director.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 12:02 p.m.
North Carolina Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce has decided to join his former coach at North Carolina State.
UPDATED: Sun., May 21, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
UNC-Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce has shown interest in Gonzaga but told ESPN.com he’ll probably choose between North Carolina State and South Carolina.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 8:29 a.m.
Officials are now recounting the roughly 35,000 ballots cast in the Republican primary for an open U.S. House seat in South Carolina.
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
A family of four died when they were hit by a tractor-trailer in a fiery crash that also killed the truck driver and closed a major North Carolina interstate for …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A 16-year-old South Carolina high school student who collapsed in a classroom last month died from ingesting too much caffeine, the county coroner said Monday.
Mon., May 8, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Charleston officials are asking South Carolina regulators to reconsider a decision to treat frozen ice pops made with alcohol as food and not liquor.
Mon., May 8, 2017
It has been 14 months since he admitted his guilt, and though he is in jail, Groubert has yet to be sentenced.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof was given nine consecutive life sentences in prison after he pleaded guilty to state murder charges Monday, leaving him to await execution in a …