The American Heart Association host 29th Annual Midlands Heart Ball

The 29th Annual Midlands Heart Ball hosted by The American Heart Association is set is begin at 7 p.m. tonight.

Shooter apprehended after wounding multiple people at suburban Chicago business

An gunman has been taken into custody after opening fire at a business in Aurora, IL, southwest of Chicago.
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Guy goes out alone for Valentine’s Day, convinces onlookers he’s been stood up, gets dinner paid for by sympathetic couple

A man posted on Twitter about his plan to see if could get a free dinner if he he looked depressing enough alone at an Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day.


  CPD: Man in crash suffered several gunshot wounds, investigation underway

Suspect arrested after police chase ends on Augusta Rd. in Lexington

Complete coverage: Allen Benedict Court apartments timeline

5 people displaced after house fire on Cullasaja Circle

  Community groups, lawmakers push for bills they say will prevent a Parkland shooting

About a dozen community-based groups got together at the State House to advocate for a safer South Carolina.
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  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their grievances of collusion against the NFL, said a league representative Friday to the Associated Press.

  Burned dog Tommie dies a day after taking steps

House committee moves forward with energy bill

New bill aims to give cities more power, hold housing authorities accountable

Irmo PD: Man involved in pursuit arrested for stabbing in New Friarsgate subdivision

  ‘It’s just hard to believe that it’s already a year now:’ FL family members reflect on school shooting anniversary, Lexington student writes song to comfort victims

South Carolina granted waiver to host NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

Mental health is a top priority for Army, says Surgeon General

Gov. McMaster removes entire Richland Co. election board

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  Trump declares national emergency to fund border wall

Trump said he will use executive powers to bypass Congress, which approved far less money for his proposed wall than he had sought. He plans to siphon billions of dollars from federal military construction and counterdrug efforts for the wall.


Harold White, Gamecocks’ first black coach, passes away

  Belk confirms he’s leaving South Carolina football team

Josh Belk is no longer with the South Carolina football team.


  Richland County Coroner identifies Shop Road shooting victim

Student suffers minor injuries in Chapin bus crash

RCSD: Suspect in custody after bank robbery at First Palmetto Bank

Suspect arrested in Sumter for taking photos, videos underneath victims’ clothing

LCSD: South Lake Drive larceny suspect identified

Lexington County Sheriff’s Department has identified a woman connected to a larceny investigation.
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  Man who killed mountain lion with bare hands explains how he won ‘wrestling match’

Travis Kauffman, 31, admitted, “There was a point where I was concerned I wasn’t going to make it out.”

Riverbanks Zoo announces name of youngest gorilla

Shaquille O’neal makes appearance at Midlands middle school

Community Builder: Irmo man serves neighbors in need, leads expansion efforts at local ministry

CPD: 58-year-old woman dies after being struck by car