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  1. Jeb Bush to teach, lecture on education at Harvard this fallRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 27 | News Times

    In this Feb. 18, 2016, file photo, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks at a town hall meeting at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C., while pursuing the Republican presidential nomination. Harvard's Kennedy School announced Tuesday, Sept.

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  2. Company restarts gasoline pipeline after leak in AlabamaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | News Times

    This aerial photo shows a pair of water retention ponds at the site of a pipeline leak, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, near Helena, Ala.

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  3. Was gay chief fired for poor performance or retaliation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | News Times

    In this Aug. 5, 2016 file photo, Latta police chief Crystal Moore poses for a portrait, in Latta, S.C. Moore has set her sights on becoming the state's first elected female and openly gay sheriff. The same man who helped save the job of the openly gay police chief in a small South Carolina town now says he had to fire her because she wasn't doing her job right.

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  4. Small town fires gay police chief, citing poor performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | News Times

    In this Aug. 5, 2016 file photo, Latta police chief Crystal Moore poses for a portrait, in Latta, S.C. Moore has set her sights on becoming the state's first elected female and openly gay sheriff. The same man who helped save the job of the openly gay police chief in a small South Carolina town now says he had to fire her because she wasn't doing her job right. 12 comments

  5. Lawyers plan civil suit in '44 execution of black youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | News Times

    Miller Shealy, a professor at the Charleston School of Law, announces at the school in Charleston, S.C., on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, that attorneys plan to bring a civil rights lawsuit stemming from the 1944 execution of George Stinney. Stinney, executed in Columbia, S.C., was one of the youngest defendants executed in American history and the youngest executed in the 20th century.

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  6. Deputies: Mom killed newborn by putting him in refrigeratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | News Times

    In this Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, photo provided by the Chester County Detention Center, Angela Blackwell, 27, poses for a booking photo, in Chester, S.C. Blackwell, is charged with killing her infant son by putting him in the refrigerator for several hours. Chief Deputy Robert Sprouse says Blackwell was expected to have a bond hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at the Chester County jail.

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  7. The Latest: Hearing set for mom charged in fridge baby deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | News Times

    In this Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, photo provided by the Chester County Detention Center, Angela Blackwell, 27, poses for a booking photo, in Chester, S.C. Blackwell, is charged with killing her infant son by putting him in the refrigerator for several hours. Chief Deputy Robert Sprouse says Blackwell was expected to have a bond hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at the Chester County jail.

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  8. Ex-lawmaker who helped bring Confederate flag off dome diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | News Times

    In this May 23, 2006, file photo, Rep. Bill Cotty, R-Columbia, sits at his desk in Columbia, S.C. Cotty, a champion for public education who helped bring the Confederate flag off the Statehouse dome, has died. He was 69. Cotty died at home in Columbia on Saturday, July 23, 2016, after battling lung cancer, his wife, Amelia, told The Associated Press.

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  9. Authorities: Ex-deputy accused of on-the-job sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | News Times

    This arrest photo made available by Orange County, S.C., Jail, on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, shows former South Carolina sheriff's deputy Dereck Johnson, 35, who was charged with felony misconduct in office. According to documents Johnson forced a woman to perform a sex act by threatening to arrest her boyfriend if she did't comply.

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  10. Mom charged with drowning infant; family says she loved boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | News Times

    This July 2016 photo provided by the Horry County Sheriff's Office, S.C., shows Jameisha Alexander, who was charged with murder in the death of her 6-week-old baby. Authorities said she drowned her baby in a pond at an outlet mall in Myrtle Beach.

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  11. Cellphone app to promote black history in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | News Times

    In this March 5, 2009 file photo, The Rev. W. T. "Dub" Massey, right, and Willie McLeod, left, pose at the counter where they were among the "Friendship Nine" who were jailed during 1960s civil rights "sit-ins" at what is now called the Old Town Bistro, in Rock Hill, S.C. A cellphone app could soon lead drivers to a plantation site in Lake City, the birthplace of jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie in Cheraw and Rosenwald schools across the state.

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  12. Confederate flag supporters describe how their views changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | News Times

    Supporters of the Confederate flag raise it on a temporary flagpole on the grounds of the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C., at a rally on Sunday, July 10, 2016. Counter-protesters showed up but the event was peaceful.

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  13. Officials work to prevent repeat of dueling hate ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | News Times

    This photo taken Dec. 20, 2015, at the South Carolina Secessionist Party rally at the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C. Lawmakers in South Carolina want to regulate events at the state Capitol in an effort to avoid the chaos of last July, 2015 when opposing hate groups held overlapping rallies and overwhelmed a massive police presence.

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  14. 1 year after church shooting, much is the same in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | News Times

    Daniel Turner shows off a penny his great-great grandfather was carrying when he was wounded in an 1863 Civil War battle in Virginia while standing outside the Confederate Museum on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, in Charleston, South Carolina. Turner carries the penny in his wallet to honor his Southern ancestor.

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  15. SC museum hopes race exhibit will foster conversationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | News Times

    This June 1, 2016, photo depicts a sign from a Civil Rights era water fountain sign from Montgomery, Alabama, part of a new exhibit on race at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia, S.C. A year after the tragic shootings of nine members of a historic black church in Charleston, officials hope "Race: Are We So Different?" will inspire constructive conversation and opportunities for healing.

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  16. Military veteran finds a mission nursing fellow vets at VARead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | News Times

    In this Monday, May 2, 2016 photo, Tom Alligood, a veteran and certified nursing assistant, speaks during an interview at the Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital in Columbia, S.C., Alligood knows all about the bad press suggesting the nation isn't properly caring for its veterans. The nurse assistant and former Army tanker says he's where he needs to be, working at a Veterans Administration hospital in South Carolina.

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  17. South Carolina Governor signs 20-week abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | News Times

    Protesters call for South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to veto a bill that would outlaw most abortions in the state past 19 weeks, on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Columbia, SC. The only exceptions would be to save the life of the mother or if the fetus cannot survive outside the womb.

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  18. Church slaying families accept pursuit of death penaltyRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | News Times

    This June 18, 2015, file photo, provided by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof. The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

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  19. Former UConn slugger hits ball in funnel cake deep fryerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | News Times

    Houston Astros right fielder George Springer walks during the third inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Sunday, May 22, 2016. Houston Astros right fielder George Springer walks during the third inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Sunday, May 22, 2016.

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  20. The Latest: Portrait to be unveiled of slain church pastorRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | News Times

    This June 18, 2015, file photo, provided by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof. The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday, May 24, 2016.

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