Grieving parents say priest condemned their son at funeral because he committed suicide

Catholic officials say the priest won’t be preaching at funerals for the foreseeable future and will undergo training on how to become a more effective minister.
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

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  A city tradition: Holiday ICE Skate Party

Richland County coroner identifies person found in Finlay Park pond

Elgin students join PD for Toy Roundup helping dozens of families for the holiday

Gamecocks commit Pickens named SC Mr. Football

  PSC votes to approve SCANA-Dominion merger; protests erupt

Commissioners have voted to approve the merger between SCANA and Dominion energy.Protests erupted immediately after the Public Service Commission made a motion to approve, and several SCE&G customers stood up and chanted before walking out.
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Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

  American Airlines will offer flight from Columbia Metropolitan Airport to New York in 2019

Columbia man sentenced to four years after swindling thousands of dollars from multiple victims

UPDATE: Columbia fire says blaze at condemned state mental health hospital under control

Officials investigating after body found in water at Finlay Park

  South Carolina Department of Education releases list of Priority Schools

RCSD seeking man wanted for murder of 19-year-old on Crestview Ave.

2, including 14-year-old, charged in numerous car break-ins in Sumter County; 1 wanted

CPD: Suspect arrested in connection to Ardincaple Drive murder

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Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage

Saturday is the deadline for ACA coverage in most of the country.

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Gamecocks commit Pickens named SC Mr. Football

Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets

Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets posted when he was 14 and 15

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RCSD: Social media threat towards Westwood High School not credible

Hundreds of meals served to officers in honor of Officer Greg Alia Day

Families Helping Families on track to donate gifts to highest number of families yet

Twenty-seven gang members charged with 46 federal counts in Horry County drug trafficking conspiracy

  UPDATE: Law enforcement in the Midlands clear scenes of unsubstantiated bomb threats; email threats sent nationwide

Law enforcement agencies in the Midlands who responded to bomb threats have cleared the areas.
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  Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas ruled that the rest of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, was inextricably linked to the individual mandate, and so the whole law is unconstitutional.

Police: SC mother facing four felonies after the remains of two newborns were found

FIRST ALERT: Quiet today but an Alert Day for Friday due to heavy rain

Authorities respond to two bomb threats in Georgetown County; similar threats made nationwide

SC man discovers 50-year-old watch worth nearly $40K, donates it to the Salvation Army