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News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press

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UNION, S.C. (AP) - A Union couple released from jail earlier this year has been arrested and charged with robbery. Twenty-six-year-old Matthew Williams and 23-year-old Porsha Sharday Gage were arrested Tuesday night at a Spartanburg hotel.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - An ad attacking Democratic Sen. Vincent Sheheen's work as a defense attorney has prompted the South Carolina Bar Association to fight back against what it calls an unfair smear of the legal profession that should have no place in the governor's race. The Bar launched a website counteracting a Republican Governors Association ad that condemns Sheheen as protecting criminals.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Things will seem a bit greener in Charleston now that the city has won a $20,000 urban forestry grant. Charleston is one of ten winners of this year's TD Green Streets Grants which are awarded by TD Bank and the Arbor Day Foundation.

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Federal regulators are scheduled to discuss an assessment of a nuclear power plant in South Carolina. Today the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding an open house at Rock Hill City Hall on its evaluation of the Catawba Nuclear Station in York County.

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