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2 hrs ago | Detroit News

The fight over corporate tax inversions

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin was able to prevent Walgreens from leaving America's shores, but as long as tax inversions make dollars, they'll make sense to corporations considering a move abroad.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Barack Obama, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government, South Carolina Government, Opinion

4 hrs ago | USA Today

Giraffe, Autumn, delivers stillborn calf at S.C. zoo

Autumn, the Greenville Zoo's 8-year-old Masai giraffe gave birth to a stillborn calf early Wednesday morning in South Carolina, officials said.


8 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

SC Criminal Justice cadets taught to understand cultures in training

A battle between law enforcement that has seemingly played out nightly since the death of Michael Brown displays a strained relationship between the two group.


Related Topix: Sumter County, SC, Sumter, SC, South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, SC

13 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Texas Gov. Rick Perry headlining South Carolina GOP fundraiser on eve of USC-Texas A&M game

Texas Gov. Rick Perry talks with media and supporters at the Blackwell Thurman Criminal Justice Center after he was booked, Tuesday in Austin, Texas.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

16 hrs ago |

Viva Recycling Of South Carolina, LLC To Establish Anderson County Operations

COLUMBIA, S.C. Viva Recycling of South Carolina , a tire recycler and rubber manufacturer, announced today its decision to establish a new facility in Anderson County.


Related Topix: Anderson County, SC, Columbia, SC, Moncks Corner, SC, Anderson, SC

20 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Stand against domestic abuse

Flowers sit on the front steps and police tape still surrounds the residence of Tasha Lucia who was found dead Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, South Carolina Government

Yesterday | The State

Nine coaches ready to enter new South Carolina Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame

Joe Turbeville, who won three state championships at Spring Valley and one at Irmo in 28 years of coaching, is among the first inductees into the South Carolina Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame.


Related Topix: Turbeville, SC, Irmo, SC, Myrtle Beach, SC, Dillon, SC

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Jaquan Johnson to Miami: Hurricanes Land 4-Star ATH Prospect

Johnson is staying home. The 4-star prospect committed to the University of Miami on Tuesday, announcing the decision on his Twitter account: Johnson, a Miami native entering his senior season at the respected Killian High School, had offers from no fewer than 18 major college programs, per 247Sports .


Related Topix: University of Miami

ABC News 4 Charleston


The ice bucket challenge has been getting a lot of attention around the country lately, so much so the ALS Association has raised $15 million nationwide.


Rock Hill Herald

Fired York County jailer alleges sheriff cover-up, violation of whistleblower rights

"Certain allegations have been made in a lawsuit against me and against the York County Sheriff's Office and the York County Detention Center regarding the termination of a former detention center employee.


Related Topix: Prison

Post and Courier

Huge data breach affects South Carolina hospitals

This 2010 file photo shows the National Cybersecurity & Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va.


Related Topix: Hartsville, SC, Mullins, SC, Bennettsville, SC, Spartanburg, SC

The Smoking Gun

Cops: Woman Beat Man, 64, Over Gas Passing

AUGUST 19--A South Carolina woman last night pummeled a 64-year-old man after he "passed gas" in her face, according to police who According to a police report, Jessica Cerney, 33, was laying on the couch in a Myrtle Beach residence when Darrell McKnight "came into the house intoxicated and 'passed gas' in her face."


Related Topix: Weird

Post and Courier

Haley holding constituent meetings at Statehouse

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is sitting down to hear what some of her constituents have to say.


Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, South Carolina Government, Mark Sanford

New York Daily News

Rick Perry continues with tour of primary states

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will press ahead with his tour major presidential primary states like New Hampshire, Iowa and South Carolina despite the indictment.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

Local TV Station KTVZ

Officers' use of deadly force not always reported

After an unarmed Missouri teenager was shot and killed by a police officer, the question now is: Was the officer justified in killing Michael Brown? "This is the universal code for I surrender," said Michael Brown's cousin Eric Davis while on his knees and holding up his hands.


Related Topix: University of South Carolina

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Post and Courier

South Carolina's aerospace industry soars to nearly 54,000 jobs

Led by Boeing Co., the aerospace industry in South Carolina helped lead the state out of the recession and now employs nearly 54,000 people with a $17 billion economic impact, a new study says.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, North Charleston, SC

The State

SC's jobless rate jumps in July

The state's jobless rate increased to 5.7 percent from 5.3 percent in June, according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.


Related Topix: University of South Carolina, Lexington, SC

Robin Williams video goes global

DREAM WEDDING: Jack and Vivian Waller with daughter Sophie, pictured at their wedding in February - a month after a grim diagnosis from doctors.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Jack, Celebrities, Robin Williams

The Charlotte Observer

Miss Teen USA, from South Carolina, talks about life in the royalty lane

The 17-year-old high school student will spend her senior year traveling the country as Miss Teen USA, promoting her Live Beautifully campaign, focused on developing character and inner beauty.


WLTX-TV Columbia

S.C. Unemployment Rate Increases

S.C. Unemployment Rate Increases South Carolina's unemployment rate increased to 5.7 percent in July from from 5.3 percent in June Check out this story on South Carolina's unemployment rate increased to 5.7 percent in July from from 5.3 percent in June, marking a shift upward after little change during the second ... (more)


Related Topix: South Carolina Government


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