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1 hr ago | Politico
It's impossible to exorcise the memories of 2012. But Rick Perry is going all out to present a new and improved version of himself - the swaggering big-state governor of old, with a dash of seasoned wise man thrown in.
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5 hrs ago | New Scientist
Maybe the Mississippi river delta isn't doomed after all. Upstream dams on the rivers that run through the delta were thought to be starving it of the sediment it needs to stay above sea level but now it seems there's enough sand to feed the delta for centuries to come.
10 hrs ago | WMBF
South Carolina may spend $27 million next fiscal year on continued efforts to secure taxpayers' personal data and provide another year of credit protection following the 2012 hacking at the state's tax collection agency.
11 hrs ago | AlertNet
Students at a South Carolina public university are snapping up tickets to the musical "Fun Home" after state lawmakers approved a proposed cut in school funding over the critically acclaimed lesbian memoir on which the musical is based.
About half of all 16- to 18-year-olds coming into New York City's jails say they had a traumatic brain injury before being incarcerated, most caused by assaults, according to a new study that's the latest in a growing body of research documenting head trauma among young offenders.
The majority of South Carolinians agree abortion should be legal when the mother’s life or health is at risk, or if the pregnancy is the result of incest or rape.
An openly gay chief of police has been fired by a South Carolina mayor who was caught saying he preferred alcoholics to homosexuals.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush listens during an education panel discussion in Las Vegas, on Thursday, March 27, 2014.
A statewide texting-while-driving ban might soon be a reality for South Carolina, though many wonder whether it will be effective.
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for the Lowcountry.
Stefan Rogenmoser/Gazette Scotty Parker, 10, with his parents Steve Parker and Pam Parker at Water Missions International gave an overview of the ride during an ending ceremony.
The Human Rights Campaign and other pro-LGBT groups are joining the call for the reinstatement of a small town South Carolina police chief who says she was fired because of her sexual orientation.
Last week, the U.S. Census Bureau reported state government tax revenue increased 6.1 percent nationwide from 2012 to 2013.
Clemson and South Carolina like to argue about who runs the state. Based on the latest prank, the Tigers have the upper edge.
The South Carolina Association of Taxpayers , 'The voice of the taxpayer in South Carolina,' held its 18th Annual Legislative Luncheon on Wednesday, April 2, at the Capital City Club in Columbia.
AN UPSTATE COUNTY IS THE LATEST TO PASS A DISTRACTED DRIVING ORDINANCE...LIMITING WHAT DRIVERS CAN AND CANNOT DO ON THE PHONE WHILE DRIVING.