Jobs, economic investments could be lost if energy legislation does not pass

Solar power advocates said thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in economic investments could be lost if the Energy Freedom Act isn’t passed in a timely manner.

Those who helped Jayme Closs want her to get $50,000 reward after making own escape

The couple who called 911 for Jayme Closs, after she escaped and was brought to their house, are pointing out that she rescued herself.
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Hyundai and Kia recalling 168,000 cars over engine fire problem

The affiliated Korean automakers have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.

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  This SC city has hidden ‘rain poems’ popping up all over town

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster announces a cabinet appointment in Columbia

2 people found dead inside of a Columbia, SC apartment complex located after welfare check, officials say

Man ID’d after crashing car into SC Waffle House, told police he just wanted to eat

  Midlands charity, business gives food to furloughed federal employees at Columbia Metropolitan Airport

In wake of the government shutdown, Harvest Hope Food Bank and Firehouse Subs will be feeding furloughed federal employees at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport.
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Hotel dishwasher awarded $21 million after ex-employer made her work on Sundays

Marie Jean Pierre, 60, a former employee at Conrad Miami said the company violated her civil rights.

  February SNAP benefits available Thursday will need to last for next six weeks

‘Forgiveness is better:’ SC restaurant owner poses with man who robbed business

Tuesday was supposed to be payday for some U.S. servicemembers, but that’s not what happened

Gangs in the Midlands: Keeping your child safe starts at home

  Lexington One officials tackle middle school overcrowding with new school

Two arrested in connection with fatal shooting on Wilson Boulevard

Bob Costas leaving NBC, where he spent four decades and hosted Olympics

SC lawmakers want to regulate lobbying at the local level

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  Giuliani: ‘I never said there was no collusion’ between Trump campaign, Russia

Giuliani, Trump's personal attorney, made the bombshell statement Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo.

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Commemorative Clemson Coca-Cola championship cans headed to South Carolina

  USC set to host Gamecock Inaugural in remodeled indoor facility

With facilities across the Southeastern Conference improving seemingly by the day, South Carolina has made some strides of their own recently.

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  SCDC: Updated cell locks, more staff needed in state prisons

Deputies in Orangeburg arrest 5 on drug, weapons charges

CPD in search of duo who stole ATMs from businesses

Michael Strahan offers dinner to Clemson football team after White House fast food feast

Mother of slain Florence County investigator responds to proposed bill dealing with officer-involved shootings

The mother of a Florence County officer who died during an officer-involved shooting last fall is not looking to make her daughter’s death political.
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  Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.

Family fight over finances leads to SC woman stabbing relative at home, sheriff’s department says

UPDATE: Gervais St., Blossom St. bridges both re-opened, search continues on Congaree River for reported jumper

GRAPHIC: 2 US service members, 2 US civilians killed in Syria blast

Body of missing 85-year-old Chesterfield County man found