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  1. Church Nativity scene honors victims of gun massacresRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The display in front of St. Susanna's Parish in Dedham, Massachusetts depicts the birth of Jesus, but lining the walls around Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus are hand-painted signs listing the country's deadliest mass shootings and the number of people killed at each. The list references 16 massacres including those in Columbine, Colorado; Newtown, Connecticut; Orlando, Florida, Virginia Tech, Charleston, South Carolina; Sutherland Springs, Texas and Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  2. The Latest: Ex-cop grateful for family's forgivenessRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Latest on the federal sentencing of a former South Carolina police officer in the death of an unarmed motorist : A white former police officer says he is grateful for the forgiveness from the family of a black man that he shot to death. Ex-North Charleston officer Michael Slager testified Thursday before he was sentenced to 20 years for violating the civil rights of Walter Scott.

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  3. Judge weighs 2 decades in prison for ex-cop's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, file photo, former South Carolina officer, Michael Slager, right, walks from the Charleston County Courthouse under the protection of the Charleston County Sheriff's Department after a mi... CHARLESTON, S.C. - A white former South Carolina police officer committed second-degree murder when he shot an unarmed black motorist to death and should expect to spend about two decades in prison, a judge said Thursday as he prepared to sentence the ex-officer for a federal civil rights violation. U.S. District Judge David Norton had to decide whether Michael Slager's shooting of Walter Scott in April 2015 was manslaughter or murder before he sentences the ex-officer.

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  4. Isle of Palms home sells for $6.4 million, breaking recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The 6758 square foot property on Ocean Boulevard, which is considered to be the most exclusive stretch of oceanfront real estate, sold at $6.4 million and was paid for in a cash transaction. The sale represents the highest price ever paid for a single-family home on the Isle of Palms, according to Charleston Trident Multiple Listing Service.

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  5. Testimony winds down at ex-South Carolina officer sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A white former South Carolina police officer who fatally shot a black motorist in 2015 could learn his fate as soon as Wednesday afternoon as his federal sentencing hearing winds down on its third day. Thus far, prosecutors and defense attorneys have put up more than half a dozen witnesses, several of whom have analyzed video and audio recordings of the shooting death of Walter Scott.

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  6. A year after state mistrial, officer awaits federal sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A year ago, former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager sat in a Charleston County courtroom, hearing a judge declare a mistrial in the state murder case against him in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist. Relief washed over his wife, who through tears thanked attorneys for their work toward ensuring her husband would be at home with their family for the holidays.

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  7. Wilson powers No. 5 Gamecocks to 69-43 win over CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A'ja Wilson had her eighth double-double this year with 26 points and 15 rebounds, and No. 5 South Carolina put away College of Charleston 69-43 on Tuesday night.

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  8. Couple diagnosed with cancer within two weeks of each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    That's why a fundraiser was held for them at The Alehouse, located inside the Woodland Mall in Bowling Green. "It's hard.

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  9. Confederate Avenue evokes Old South, but may get new nameRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A roadway in Atlanta serves as a concrete reminder to drivers, joggers and neighbors that Georgia once took up arms against the United States of America. Running 1.4 miles from the leafy edges of gentrified Grant Park to the gritty bustle of Moreland Avenue, its name once got little notice.

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  10. 16-year-old N. Charleston student admitted to MUSC graduate programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    She completed all her high school and undergraduate work early enough to be accepted into the pharmacy graduate program at MUSC. "God gave her the vision and strength to go beyond the norm," the post said.

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  11. South Carolina county votes to sue utility over reactorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A South Carolina county has voted to sue one of the utilities that abandoned construction on two nuclear reactors, calling the company decision a breach of contract. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported that the Fairfield County Council voted Tuesday to sue SCANA Corp. over the cancellation of the reactors in Jenkinsville, about 25 miles northwest of Columbia.

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  12. SC trooper saves unresponsive baby on I-26 in North CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    As a state trooper almost everyday on the job is different. But, Nov. 8 stands out to Trooper First Class Benjamin Crocker.

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  13. Man sentenced to 22 years after pleading guilty to sex charges involving underage girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The man who pleaded guilty to two sex charges involving minors will spend 22 years in prison, a judge ruled Thursday. Armando Gonzalez, 66, pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and committing a lewd act with a minor Thursday morning in court.

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  14. Ratepayers could get refunded, as bills clear first step to becoming lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Refunds could come to some of the electric customers who funded the abandoned V.C. Summer nuclear reactors over the years. In a House subcommittee meeting on Tuesday, six bills cleared the first step toward law.

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  15. Coroner investigates body found in lake near golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Post and Courier of Charleston reports that the body of a female was found Saturday in a lake in Goose Creek's Crowfield Plantation community. Goose Creek is about 20 miles northwest of Charleston.

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  16. 'Multiple casualties' reported in Texas church shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    South Carolina Senator Paul Campbell was arrest for Driving Under the Influence on Saturday night.. Campbell was arrested by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and booked into the Al Cannon Detention Center at 11:46 p.m. Saturday.

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  17. SC man who forced women, including minor, into prostitution convicted in 3-state prostitution schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A Summerville, SC man faces at least 15 years in prison after being convicted of sex trafficking throughout three states. Authorities say 27-year-old Daewon Warren has been convicted of sex trafficking of a minor and seven other charges related to sex trafficking.

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  18. 86-year-old South Carolina man in the hospital after being tased by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    SLED spokesperson Thom Berry confirmed Monday they are investigating after an 86-year old South Carolina man was tased by a police officer. The man was tased on Oct 16 in Kingstree, that's in Williamsburg County just an hour and a half north of Charleston.

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  19. Georgia town to honor graves of more than 1,100 blacksRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Discriminated against in life, they were forgotten by their community in death, buried in unmarked graves in the back of the Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville, Georgia. The final resting places of the 1,146 black souls who once lived and worked there were anonymous.

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  20. 'I'm just sort of astounded at what I've heard': DPS Director draws fire from lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The man who runs South Carolina's Department of Public Safety has drawn new bipartisan criticism from a legislative panel. Hours into a Monday meeting of the House Legislative Oversight Committee, it was clear some members were not satisfied with the responses they were getting from DPS Director Leroy Smith.

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