CDC: 2nd US case of person who got virus from community

Residents in Northern California are at the epicenter of what officials are calling a turning point in the spread of the highly contagious coronavirus in the U.S.
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  New US coronavirus case may be 1st from unknown origin

The government announced the worrisome development shortly after a news conference in which President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the new coronavirus threat brings.

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President Trump speaks to supporters at North Charleston rally

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Lexington County to combine precincts for S.C. Democratic Presidential Primary

Child hit by truck, seriously injured while waiting for school bus in Lancaster County, S.C.

What you need to know before heading to the polls on Primary Day

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Anyone in line to vote at 7 p.m. will be permitted to cast a ballot.
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  Wall Street has worst week since 2008 as S&P 500 drops 11.5%

The deepening rout is fueled by fears the spreading virus that emerged in China in December will derail global trade and other industries.

COMET to provide free bus service for voters on Saturday

Governor orders flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor slain S.C. deputy

SCHP: 1 dead, 2 injured in collision on Greeleyville Highway

  Election Commission officials say South Carolinians can expect accurate, efficient election results in primary race

  Columbia College students, alumnae share concerns about admitting men in 2021

Coroner: 18-year-old killed in 4-car crash in Sumter

Deputies arrest man in connection with chop shop operation in Lexington County

Gamecocks run win streak to 22 in blowout victory over Florida

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  Girl, 7, gives homeless woman money, gets mauled by her dog in N.Y.

When the child placed the dollar down, police say the dog jumped up.

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Gamecocks run win streak to 22 in blowout victory over Florida

Ryan Newman receives standing ovation during return visit to shop

WATCH: Gamecocks batter destroys beers with foul ball

  Muschamp updates positions for players ahead of spring practice

Just before spring practice begins, South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp provided updates on a few players and their new roles on the team.

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Coroner identifies woman killed in early-morning shooting

West Columbia man wins lottery using family members’ ages

South Carolina’s new voting system will make its statewide debut Saturday

South Carolina election officials are gearing up for the first statewide use of the new voting system.
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  Disabled puppy gets a tiny wheelchair

Lundy, the Chihuahua puppy, cannot use his hind legs and his best friend, Herman the pigeon, can’t fly. Both animals were rescued by an animal foundation in New York.

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  16-year-old hit by train, killed while walking along tracks in Newberry County

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