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  • FIRST ALERT: Good chance of tropical development over Memorial Day weekend

    FIRST ALERT: Good chance of tropical development over Memorial Day weekend

    FIRST ALERT: Good chance of tropical development over Memorial Day weekend

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-05-25 08:20:13 GMT

    First Alert days have been issued for Saturday – Monday for afternoon storms and possible tropical development.

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    First Alert days have been issued for Saturday – Monday for afternoon storms and possible tropical development.

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  • 2018 SC Gubernatorial race: Candidates for SC Governor go 'on the record'

    2018 SC Gubernatorial race: Candidates for SC Governor go 'on the record'

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:25:29 GMT
    The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)

    With voters set to cast their ballots June 12 to in the gubernatorial primary election, WIS requested one on one interviews with each of the Republican and Democratic candidates to get each on the record regarding some of the most important issues facing our state.

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    With voters set to cast their ballots June 12 to in the gubernatorial primary election, WIS requested one on one interviews with each of the Republican and Democratic candidates to get each on the record regarding some of the most important issues facing our state.

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  • Wrongful death lawsuit filed in connection to Lee Correctional riot

    Wrongful death lawsuit filed in connection to Lee Correctional riot

    Wrongful death lawsuit filed in connection to Lee Correctional riot

    Friday, May 25 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-05-25 11:14:04 GMT
    A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Eddie Gaskins who was killed in the Lee Correctional prison riot. (WIS)A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Eddie Gaskins who was killed in the Lee Correctional prison riot. (WIS)

    A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in connection to the deadly prison riot at Lee Correctional Institution that happened in April 2018.

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    A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in connection to the deadly prison riot at Lee Correctional Institution that happened in April 2018.

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  • SCHP warns motorists to be safe ahead of deadliest travel period

    SCHP warns motorists to be safe ahead of deadliest travel period

    SCHP warns motorists to be safe ahead of deadliest travel period

    Friday, May 25 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-05-25 11:06:46 GMT
    SCHP warns drivers to be safe traveling this summer. (Source: WIS)SCHP warns drivers to be safe traveling this summer. (Source: WIS)
    SCHP warns drivers to be safe traveling this summer. (Source: WIS)SCHP warns drivers to be safe traveling this summer. (Source: WIS)

    You drink, you drive, you die. It’s a serious message state law enforcement wants drivers to hear ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.

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    You drink, you drive, you die. It’s a serious message state law enforcement wants drivers to hear ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.

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  • $1 billion settlement awarded to rape victim

    $1 billion settlement awarded to rape victim

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:08 AM EDT2018-05-25 09:08:07 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-05-25 09:20:07 GMT
    Hope Cheston, who was raped by a security guard when she was a teenager, has been awarded a $1 billion verdict against the rapist's employer. (Source: WGCL/CNN)Hope Cheston, who was raped by a security guard when she was a teenager, has been awarded a $1 billion verdict against the rapist's employer. (Source: WGCL/CNN)

    A woman who was raped by a security guard when she was a teenager has been awarded a $1 billion verdict against the rapist's employer.

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    A woman who was raped by a security guard when she was a teenager has been awarded a $1 billion verdict against the rapist's employer.

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  • New fertilizer company to bring jobs to Orangeburg

    New fertilizer company to bring jobs to Orangeburg

    New fertilizer company to bring jobs to Orangeburg

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:06 AM EDT2018-05-25 09:06:31 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    Valagro will bring 47 new jobs to Orangeburg. (Source: WIS)Valagro will bring 47 new jobs to Orangeburg. (Source: WIS)

    A fertilizer company is launching new operations in Orangeburg County. 

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    A fertilizer company is launching new operations in Orangeburg County. 

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  • Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, accused of welfare fraud

    Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, accused of welfare fraud

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-05-25 01:02:28 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:14:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2017, file photo, Rachel Dolezal poses for a photo with her son, Langston, at the bureau of The Associated Press in Spokane, Wash. Dolezal, a former NAACP leader in Washington state whose ...(AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2017, file photo, Rachel Dolezal poses for a photo with her son, Langston, at the bureau of The Associated Press in Spokane, Wash. Dolezal, a former NAACP leader in Washington state whose ...
    A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was outed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.More >>
    A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was outed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.More >>
  • Richland County Recreation Commission names new Executive Director

    Richland County Recreation Commission names new Executive Director

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:05:19 GMT
    The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. (Richland County Rec. Commission)The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. (Richland County Rec. Commission)
    The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. (Source: WISTV)The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. (Source: WISTV)

    The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. 

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    The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director. 

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  • Dawn Staley, Missouri AD Sterk reach $50K settlement in defamation lawsuit filed in February

    Dawn Staley, Missouri AD Sterk reach $50K settlement in defamation lawsuit filed in February

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:58 PM EDT2018-05-25 03:58:27 GMT
    Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)

    South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley announced Thursday that she's reached a settlement in her defamation lawsuit versus University Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk following comments he made after a tense game between the two SEC rivals earlier this year. 

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    South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley announced Thursday that she's reached a settlement in her defamation lawsuit versus University Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk following comments he made after a tense game between the two SEC rivals earlier this year. 

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  • Richland County Council tables 'Richland Renaissance' plan after contentious meeting

    Richland County Council tables 'Richland Renaissance' plan after contentious meeting

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-05-25 03:36:06 GMT
    After realizing they would not make the deadline to purchase a piece of property as part of the Richland Renaissance plan, Richland County Council members moved to table the plan until a later time. (Source: Richland County Council)After realizing they would not make the deadline to purchase a piece of property as part of the Richland Renaissance plan, Richland County Council members moved to table the plan until a later time. (Source: Richland County Council)
    After realizing they would not make the deadline to purchase a piece of property as part of the Richland Renaissance plan, Richland County Council members moved to table the plan until a later time. (Source: Richland County Council)After realizing they would not make the deadline to purchase a piece of property as part of the Richland Renaissance plan, Richland County Council members moved to table the plan until a later time. (Source: Richland County Council)

    There was plenty of contention Thursday night among Richland County Council Members on the future of the Richland Renaissance Project. 

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    There was plenty of contention Thursday night among Richland County Council Members on the future of the Richland Renaissance Project. 

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  • Gamecocks to face Oklahoma St. in SEC/Big 12 Challenge in 2019

    Gamecocks to face Oklahoma St. in SEC/Big 12 Challenge in 2019

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-05-25 02:49:45 GMT
    South Caroilna's Chris Silva, in center, leads the huddle just after player introductions before the Auburn game on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Caroilna's Chris Silva, in center, leads the huddle just after player introductions before the Auburn game on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)
    South Caroilna's Chris Silva, in center, leads the huddle just after player introductions before the Auburn game on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Caroilna's Chris Silva, in center, leads the huddle just after player introductions before the Auburn game on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Frank Martin and his squad have been selected to take part in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge in 2019. 

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    Frank Martin and his squad have been selected to take part in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge in 2019. 

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  • Decision time in Ireland as voters decide on abortion law

    Decision time in Ireland as voters decide on abortion law

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:32:46 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:37:57 GMT
    (Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...(Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...

    Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions.

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    Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions.

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  • Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

    Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:22:51 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:37:26 GMT
    A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment. (Source: CNN)A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment. (Source: CNN)

    North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit.

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    North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit.

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  • Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

    Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:42:57 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:37:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.

    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.

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    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.

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  • Jury recommends $25M in Johnson & Johnson lawsuit

    Jury recommends $25M in Johnson & Johnson lawsuit

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:42:21 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:16:26 GMT
    Johnson & Johnson said it's disappointed in the decision and will appeal. (Source: AP Photo/Tony Dejak)Johnson & Johnson said it's disappointed in the decision and will appeal. (Source: AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

    A Southern California jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay more than $25 million to a woman who claimed in a lawsuit that she developed cancer by using the company's talc-based baby powder.

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    A Southern California jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay more than $25 million to a woman who claimed in a lawsuit that she developed cancer by using the company's talc-based baby powder.

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  • Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:52:19 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:16:13 GMT
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

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    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

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  • Meet the student whose picture walking to graduation gained nationwide attention

    Meet the student whose picture walking to graduation gained nationwide attention

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-05-24 23:09:14 GMT
    (Source: WBRC Video)(Source: WBRC Video)

    A picture is worth a thousand word, but one picture captured by a MAX bus driver captured tells a story of determination.

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    A picture is worth a thousand word, but one picture captured by a MAX bus driver captured tells a story of determination.

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  • Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:52:19 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:16:13 GMT
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
    A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)A woman says her Amazon device recorded a private conversation and sent it out to a random contact. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

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    Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle.

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  • Netflix: What's coming and going in June

    Netflix: What's coming and going in June

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:30:57 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:30:57 GMT

    Marvel titles "Thor: Ragnarok," the fifth season of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and the second season of "Luke Cage" all arrive this month.

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    Marvel titles "Thor: Ragnarok," the fifth season of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and the second season of "Luke Cage" all arrive this month.

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  • Harvey Weinstein arrives to surrender in sex assault probe

    Harvey Weinstein arrives to surrender in sex assault probe

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:22:30 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:36:48 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at The Weinstein Company and Netflix Golden Globes afterparty in Beverly Hills, Calif. Law enforcement officials say Weinstein is expected to...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at The Weinstein Company and Netflix Golden Globes afterparty in Beverly Hills, Calif. Law enforcement officials say Weinstein is expected to...

    Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations.

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    Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations.

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  • Rose McGowan on Weinstein: 'One win is a win for all of us'

    Rose McGowan on Weinstein: 'One win is a win for all of us'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-05-25 03:02:32 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:36:31 GMT
    Actress Rose McGowan says she's 'still in shock' that Harvey Weinstein will finally be appearing in court in New York City, and she sees it as a win for all of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct.More >>
    Actress Rose McGowan says she's 'still in shock' that Harvey Weinstein will finally be appearing in court in New York City, and she sees it as a win for all of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct.More >>
  • Trump administration defends Keystone XL pipeline in court

    Trump administration defends Keystone XL pipeline in court

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:52:00 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:28:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - This March 24, 2017, file photo shows President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry, announcing the approval of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, c...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - This March 24, 2017, file photo shows President Donald Trump, flanked by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry, announcing the approval of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, c...
    Attorneys for the Trump administration are due in a Montana courtroom Thursday to defend the approval of TransCanada's disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline project.More >>
    Attorneys for the Trump administration are due in a Montana courtroom Thursday to defend the approval of TransCanada's disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline project.More >>

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