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  1. 'Big and vicious': Hurricane Florence closes in on CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | KFBB

    Kevin Orth loads sandbags into cars on Milford Street as he helps residents prepare for Hurricane Florence, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in Charleston, S.C. .

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  2. Surge, wind, rain, floods: Hurricane Florence could hit hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | KFBB

    Kevin Orth loads sandbags into cars on Milford Street as he helps residents prepare for Hurricane Florence, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in Charleston, S.C. .

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  3. Strengthening Hurricane Florence takes aim at US SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | KFBB

    8, 2018 at 2:45 p.m. EDT. . This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Tropical Storm Florence, third from right, in the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday, Sept.

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  4. 'Sheltering wings:' Charleston memorial plan conveys solaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | KFBB

    FILE - In this June 18, 2015, file photo, a group of women pray together at a makeshift memorial on the sidewalk in front of the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. The historic South Carolina church where nine bl... . FILE - In this June 20, 2015, file photo, people march in memory of the Emanuel AME Church shooting victims in Charleston, S.C. The historic South Carolina church where nine black worshippers were slain is unveiling the ... Designs for a memorial to nine black worshippers slain at a South Carolina church began not at a drafting table, but with questions from grieving family members to prospective architects.

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  5. Northern states taking down vestiges of racism, intoleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | KFBB

    A nearly 80-year-old statue depicting a European settler with a weapon in his hand towering over a Native American that some say celebrates white supremacy has been dismantled by crews in southwestern Michigan's Kalamazoo. And at the University of Michigan, regents have voted to strip a former school president's name from a campus science building because he lent his scientific expertise to groups that were in favor of selective reproduction, also known as eugenics.

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  6. Suit: Mississippi flag's rebel symbol 'racially demeaning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | KFBB

    The Mississippi flag is "racially demeaning and hostile" because it contains the Confederate battle emblem, says a new federal lawsuit that seeks to ban one city from any public display of the state banner. "Ocean Springs' display of the Mississippi state flag is intended to - and does - send a message to its African-American citizens that they are second class citizens and are not welcome in Ocean Springs," says the lawsuit filed Wednesday afternoon.

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  7. FBI pressure increases with failure to avert school shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | KFBB

    This June 18, 2015, file photo shows Charleston, S.C., shooting suspect Dylann Storm Roof being escorted from the Cleveland County Courthouse in Shelby, N.C. He's among recent mass shooters who've legally obtained and own... WASHINGTON - The revelation that the FBI botched a potentially life-saving tip on the Florida school shooting suspect is a devastating blow to America's top law enforcement agency at a time when it is already under extraordinary political pressure.

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  8. Video key in ex-officer's stiff sentence for killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | KFBB

    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... . CORRECTS SPELLING OF FIRST NAME TO FEIDIN INSTEAD OF FEIDEN - Feidin Santana, who made the cell video showing former North Charleston Police Officer Michael Slager's fatal encounter with Walter Scott, t... .

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  9. 10 Things to Know for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | KFBB

    Police escort buses moving students and faculty from Aztec High School after a shooting Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Aztec, N.M. . Firefighters stand on the rooftop of a beach house to water down the property while battling a wildfire at Faria State Beach in Ventura, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017.

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  10. White ex-cop gets 20 years for Walter Scott slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | KFBB

    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. - One by one, relatives of the late Walter Scott urged a judge to mete out a significant punishment for Michael Slager, the white former police officer who fatally shot Scott, an unarmed black man, in the back after a 2015 traffic stop. Through tears, Scott's family told Slager they felt sorrow for him and the loss his young children would feel in his absence.

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  11. White ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | KFBB

    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 officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist in the back in 2015, wrapping up a case that became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement. Attorneys for ex-North Charleston Officer Michael Slager said he shot 50-year-old Walter Scott in self-defense after the two fought and Scott grabbed Slager's stun gun.

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

    Dec 7, 2017 | KFBB

    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. Before U.S. District Judge David Norton announced the punishment, he had to decide whether Michael Slager's shooting of Walter Scott in April 2015 was manslaughter or murder.

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

    Nov 24, 2017 | KFBB

    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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