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Facebook rolls out privacy tool to block off-Facebook data gathering

Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps.

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  Lawmakers consider bill that would make UofSC Board of Trustees smallest in the state

Richland Co. Coroner ID’s victim of fatal motor vehicle collision on I-20W

Coroner identifies woman struck by semi-truck on I-20 eastbound

  Witness saw woman crash, steal second car before attempting to escape on semi-truck

  West Columbia PD arrests man accused of stealing car from restaurant

Police in West Columbia have arrested a 42-year-old man in connection with a car theft that took place Tuesday morning.
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  N.J. transit officers reunite homeless man with daughters after 24 years

A moment more than two decades in the making, the family reunion was emotional for everyone.

  Lexington man faces murder trial for 2014 Cookout stabbing following 2016 mistrial

  Q&A: Strategies for managing back-to-school anxiety for kids of all ages

  District responds to former teachers lawsuit for out of pocket classroom costs, unpaid work

Corrections officer charged with misconduct, inappropriate relationship with inmate

  First Alert Forecast: Look for showers and storms anytime today

  CPD investigating dump truck collision at intersection of Garners Ferry and Old Woodlands Rd

  Officials: Person dies after being hit by semi on I-20 E in Lexington

  RCSD issues Stop Work Order for club posing as a restaurant, operating as a ‘sexually explicit’ business

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Tip Top Poultry recalls chicken products due to listeria risk, USDA says

The Food Safety Inspection Service said the product was shipped to hotels, restaurants and institutions across the country.

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  SC State senior Taylor finds purpose for playing on the gridiron with the Bulldogs

  Investigation suggests Blythewood HS coach tried to recruit student athletes

We have documents that suggest Blythewood Bengals head coach, Jason Seidel, violated Richland Two’s policy.

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'Clash of the Titans’: Chick-fil-A, Popeyes compete for best chicken sandwich title

  Cardinal Newman students start school a day after Richland Sheriff ends investigation

Fairfield County Fire Service investigating Winnsboro house fire

Lexington County One ‘School Zone Traffic Safety Plan’ begins as students return to class

  New communication technology announced for first responders in Columbia

During an emergency, first responders’ ability to communicate with one another can mean the difference between life and death.
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  Florida nurses say they are forbidden to speak Spanish at work

They say they were hired because they are bilingual and able to help with Spanish-speaking patients.

  FIRST ALERT: Tracking showers & storms, some could be strong Friday & Saturday

  Lexington Fire investigating structure fire on Allenbrooke Drive

  Columbia City Council to vote on gun and hate crime ordinances

  New statewide program recognizes school districts for commitment to military families