2 killed, 8 others shot, in ‘violent incident of huge magnitude’ at S.C. night club

“This was a violent incident of huge magnitude that was witnessed by lots of people,” said Sheriff Barry Faile. “Two people are dead, and many more are seriously injured. The shooter or shooters are out there."

  Amber Alert: $35,000 reward for return of missing N.J. girl

A $35,000 reward has been offered for information leading to her recovery or her possible abductor.
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  Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead

At least four deaths have been linked to the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda, which deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana and drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago.


  Tunnel to Towers remembers ultimate sacrifice by first responders and military

New South Carolina fishing requirements could save fish population

Family: Charleston Co. deputy underwent surgery, more expected following collision

  Set in stone: Columbia 9/11 memorial honors first responders

  Students, parents react to shooting on SC State campus

When police arrived on scene, they found two women were hurt.
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  Trump says he had ‘perfectly fine’ call with Ukraine leader

President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said.

Columbia teacher starts ‘positivi-tees’ movement at elementary school

Police ask for tips in murder investigation of woman found shot to death in ditch

Orangeburg man paid $205k after leading deputies on a chase, complained of leg hurting

Sumter Police make quick arrest of bank robbery suspect

Police release pictures of suspect in Columbia bar shooting

Attempted murder suspect arrested after standoff at Red Roof Inn

  2 women shot on campus of SC State University caught in crossfire, police say

Police: Runaway Conway teen has been located

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  Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass.

He was the 10th person to be diagnosed with EEE in Massachusetts. At least four other people, three in Michigan and one in Rhode Island, also died from the virus.


Gamecocks face first true road test of the year at Mizzou

With chance to win the SEC East still in play, Gamecocks ‘desperate’ for wins

The Gamecocks (1-2) will enter Saturday’s contest at Missouri hoping to get back in the win column against an SEC opponent as their quest to win the division continues.


114 pounds of marijuana seized from bus after traffic stop in Florence County

Nikki Haley moves back to SC, fuels political speculation

Police arrest suspect in deadly shooting at Columbia bar

  Police re-launch massive search of landfill to find body of 5-year-old Nevaeh Adams

House fire claims life of Kershaw County woman

Kershaw County Coroner’s Office confirmed a woman died in a house fire on Thoroughfare Branch Road in the Cassatt area Thursday evening.
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Area 51 events mostly peaceful; thousands flock to Nevada desert

Events involving thousands of Earthlings answering an internet buzz about an invitation to "Storm Area 51" in the Nevada desert have been mostly festive, with crowds numbering in the low thousands and few arrests, officials said.

  First Alert Forecast: Fantastic Friday! Sunshine and Great Temperatures

  Richland County deputies teach active shooter training to church group in Spanish

  Pair of men wanted for questioning following death of Orangeburg Co. man

  State lawmaker looking into potential ban of flavored vaping products