Stories tagged: South Carolina
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
The season opener was 30 seconds old and Nigel Williams-Goss already had a pair of buckets and Jordan Mathews drilled a 3-pointer.
Fri., April 7, 2017, 1:38 p.m.
Four inmates were found dead Friday morning in a dorm at one of South Carolina’s maximum-security men’s prisons, authorities said.
Thu., April 6, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Authorities say two teenage girls fell to their deaths from the 18th-floor balcony of a beachfront hotel in South Carolina.
Sun., April 2, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
A’ja Wilson scored 23 points to help coach Dawn Staley and South Carolina win their first national championship with a 67-55 victory over Mississippi State on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Moments before the Gonzaga basketball team put its finishing touches on its historic 77-73 win over South Carolina on Saturday, a sea of young faces and flailing arms jumped to …
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Shortly after Gonzaga’s history 77-73 win over South Carolina, some rowdy fans set two couches ablaze in the alley north of the 800 block of East Sinto Avenue.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
Convicted South Carolina church shooter Dylann Roof is set to plead guilty to state murder charges to avoid a second death sentence.
Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Fanatics, an online store for sports apparel and gear, found that Gonzaga is second to North Carolina in the most merchandise sold state by state this week, according to data …
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 7:39 a.m.
Gonzaga and South Carolina battled to Final Four from towns different in size and geography but otherwise remarkably similar.
The Bulldogs meet the Gamecocks in the NCAA semi-finals on Saturday – their hometowns are remarkably similar.
Mon., March 13, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
UConn’s drive for five will begin at home.
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
For the second time this month, a rust-colored alligator has turned up in the Carolinas.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
Shifting attention from his troubled White House, President Donald Trump hit the road Friday for a campaign-style rally, resurrecting the buoyant jobs promises that powered his election victory and pledging …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Nearly 3,000 production workers at Boeing’s South Carolina plant have voted not to join the Machinists, maintaining southern reluctance toward unionization.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Add 100 consecutive wins to the UConn Huskies’ long list of milestones.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
No one seems to know why there’s an orange alligator in a pond near Charleston. Residents joke the gator used too much self-tanning lotion. Or maybe it’s a fan of …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
Stolen from a hospital just hours after she was born, an 18-year-old woman finally learned her true identity and was reunited Friday with her birth family, by video chat. The …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 12:20 p.m.
CHARLESTON, S.C. – A judge has formally sentenced Dylann Roof to death for killing nine black worshippers in a racist massacre at a Charleston church. U.S. Judge Richard Gergel handed …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017
Evil is evil: It never likes what or whom it comes to destroy. That’s why decent people of all stripes, no matter where you are, must call it what it …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there’s nothing wrong with him psychologically and that …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 7:52 p.m.
Quinton Flowers ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more – including what proved to be the winner in overtime – to help No. 25 South Florida beat South …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 12:49 p.m.
After nearly a week of painful testimony that vividly recreated the massacre at this city’s famed “Mother Emanuel” church, it took jurors less than two hours to convict Dylann Roof …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 1:22 p.m.
Dylann Roof wanted the world to know he hated black people and thought they were criminals. He thought about attacking drug dealers, but they might shoot back. So, he told …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 1:01 p.m.
A South Carolina judge has declared a mistrial after a jury deadlocked in the murder trial of a white police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed black …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 8:21 a.m.
A federal judge has allowed a white man accused of fatally shooting nine black parishioners at a Charleston, South Carolina, church to hire back his lawyers, at least for the …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 7:41 a.m.
A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Charleston, South Carolina, after a baby was born in the middle of the flight.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 9:37 a.m.
A federal judge on Friday ruled that Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old accused of killing nine parishioners in a Charleston, South Carolina, church last year, is competent to stand trial.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 7:16 a.m.
President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday picked South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, a rising star in the GOP, as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, an announcement that brings a …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 8:46 a.m.
A South Carolina man who served 39 years in prison for a homicide that he says he didn’t commit has been freed from prison.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
For 13 years, the relatives came together periodically to grieve one of South Carolina’s grisliest mass shootings and compare leads with stumped investigators. On Sunday, they gathered again on the …