LIVE: Trump impeachment trial gets more pointed with Bolton book at the center

President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial is shifting to questions from senators, a pivotal juncture as Republicans lack the votes to block witnesses and face a potential setback in their hope of ending the trial with a quick acquittal.
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  Deaths rise to 132 in China outbreak as foreigners leave

Panic over the virus and pollution are driving a surging market for protective face masks in Asia, straining supplies and helping make mask-wearing the new normal.

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‘Disney’s The Lion King’ coming to Columbia, new Broadway season lineup announced

  More than $700,000 used by state agencies in full-scale search for missing Sumter 5-year-old

New Jersey man pleads guilty to Orangeburg Co. arson

  First Alert Forecast: Expect rain chances to continue into the weekend

Broad River Road shut down due to cut gas line

Crews are not sure how long the road will be closed.
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  Amber Alert: Police seek dad, baby after 3 women killed in South Florida

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued an Amber Alert for a father and baby who’ve been missing since three women were found shot to death.

Florence County deputies arrest man wanted for kidnapping Tennessee woman

Son of Emanuel AME shooting victim reacts to Dylann Roof’s decision to appeal conviction

  Coronavirus: Everything you need to know as CDC confirms 5 U.S. cases

  2 high school students killed, 1 seriously injured in Saluda County crash

  Palmetto Utilities customers demand answers regarding rate hike proposal

  Kobe Bryant helicopter lacked recommended safety device

Coroner: Coker University student dies after being shot at Hartsville nightclub

  Elie Wiesel’s son joins S.C. leaders to commemorate 75th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation

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  Texas man jumps on driver’s hood in attempt to stop him from fleeing accident scene

Police are searching for the driver, who they say fled the scene after the other man fell off his car hood and suffered major injuries to the head.

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‘I’m not doing well, I’m sick’: Shaq pays heartbreaking tribute to Kobe Bryant during podcast interview

Harris becomes all-time assists leader in win for Gamecocks

South Carolina senior guard Tyasha Harris reached another career milestone in the Gamecocks’ win over Georgia.

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  Business license tax reform picking up steam at the S.C. Statehouse

  Middle school student in Lexington Co. charged for making threats at school

  Amid public hearings, state utility watchdog takes closer look at proposed Blue Granite rate increase

  Orangeburg man arrested, charged with violating restraining order

  Caught on camera: Man wanted for pulling gun on woman, demanding money

The victim said she was trying to get her grandchild out of the backseat when a man walked up to her with a gun.
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  Florida daycare worker loses job after writing in marker on baby’s belly

The message on the boy’s stomach said, “Mom, I’m out of diapers pls read my report.”

Powerful earthquake near Cuba, Jamaica registers in S.C.

Officials: Bond deferred for man charged with murder in Sumter Co.

  Lexington man tells dog first about $1 million lottery win

30-year-old man killed in shooting in Calhoun County