AP-NORC poll: Biden approval buoyed by his pandemic response

The AP-NORC poll also shows an uptick in Americans’ overall optimism about the state of the country.
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Good Samaritan recalls jumping from bridge to save 2-year-old after car crash

The fire chief says the good Samaritan put his own life on the line because of the height of the bridge and the shallow water below.

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Dunes fire breaks out along South Ocean Boulevard

A dunes fire broke out in Myrtle Beach Sunday night.
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  New White House panel aims to separate science, politics

The panel will look for areas where partisanship interfered with what were supposed to be decisions based on evidence and research and to come up with ways to keep politics out of government science in the future.

  Two-time liver transplant recipient expecting first child this Mother’s Day after years battling fertility issues

SC House and Senate OK suicide hotline info on school IDs

SLED investigating officer involved shooting in Greenville County

Deputies arrest man wanted in connection with Burton shooting

  SC reports 378 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths Sunday

South Carolina to observe Confederate Memorial Day

Hate crimes, police reform await SC lawmakers in last week

$1.7 billion, five-part, 8-year SC road project set to begin

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Parents fight college students’ suspension over lack of off-campus face coverings

The students parents' say their suspension meant they forfeited the entire semester’s grades and $16,000 in tuition.

SPORTS

Gamecocks walks off Mississippi State in 11 innings

Eyster Homers Twice in Baseball’s Saturday Loss to Mississippi State

Andrew Eyster had a pair of home runs and drove in four but Mississippi State scored its nine runs in the first five innings

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Highway patrol investigating fatal crash in Orangeburg Co.

Standoff at Camden motel ends peacefully, deputies say

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Man charged with DUI in deadly hit-and-run crash in Columbia

  UofSC holds in-person graduation amidst coronavirus pandemic

The ceremony was a big step forward for the state and the young graduates.
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Boy, 12, dies after alleged bullying, complaints of head pain from attacks

Police are investigating claims the 12-year-old was bullied and attacked during school hours on two consecutive days before he died.

  Coroner identifies person found dead in I-77 median 8 hours after crash

Sumter Co. Coroner identifies person killed in two-vehicle collision on US 521

83-year-old earns master’s degree from Francis Marion University

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