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  1. BMW profits rise on SUVs, strong sales in UK, USRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | WBTV

    Stronger sales in the US and Britain helped push earnings higher at German luxury carmaker BMW AG in the first quarter. Net profit rose 4 percent compared with the same period last year, to 1.515 billion euros .

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  2. SC Sheriff: 2 deputies justified in killing man with 5 shotsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | WBTV

    The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office says two deputies were justified in fatally shooting a man as officers tried to serve a drug-related search warrant at his home. Spartanburg Sheriff's Lt.

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  3. Lawyer says psychotic episode led to father's killingRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | WBTV

    The lawyer for a 23-year-old man charged with killing his father say the son recently changed medicine and had a psychotic episode just before the shooting. Media reports said that attorney Michael Brown told the judge during a bond hearing Friday that Osiris Hinton had ongoing mental problems.

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  4. Son of prominent Rock Hill attorney charged in his deathRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | WBTV

    Spartanburg County sheriff's deputies told local media outlets that 47-year-old Oshyn Cyrus Hinton was shot once in the back of the head and killed Sunday at his Spartanburg home. Officials charged 23-year-old Osiris Hinton with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

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  5. Son charged in shooting death of Rock Hill attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WBTV

    A Spartanburg man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of his father on Sunday, according to deputies. Deputies with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office said they were called to an address along the 500 block of Eastway Drive just around 7 p.m. Deputies arrived to find 23-year-old Osiris Hinton in the driveway.

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  6. Kannapolis city leaders talking baseball, and moving the stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WBTV

    Could the Intimidators be looking for a new home in Kannapolis? City leaders are exploring the possibility of moving the team to a new stadium that would be part of the new downtown area. The Kannapolis City Council heard the first phase of a ballpark stadium planning study regarding the Kannapolis Intimidators Monday night at their regularly scheduled meeting.

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  7. Record sales help BMW post 9 percent rise in 2014 profitRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | WBTV

    Luxury automaker BMW AG says record sales in 2014 helped it post a solid 9.2 percent increase in full-year profit. The Munich-based maker of the 3-Series sedan and the X5 sport-utility vehicle saw net profit rise to 5.82 billion euros , with strong demand from China, Britain and the U.S. boosting earnings.

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  8. Watching temperatures closely with major storm on Charlotte's doorstepRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | WBTV

    Snow, sleet and freezing rain have been reported as close as Greenville/ Spartanburg, SC. Snow is also falling back toward northern Georgia and Alabama.

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  9. SC's Polydeck has $12 million expansion, adds 40 new jobsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | WBTV

    A South African manufacturer of products for the coal, mining and mineral aggregate industries is expanding its operations in Spartanburg County with a $12 million addition that will create 40 new jobs. The Department of Commerce said Tuesday that Polydeck Screen Corp. has purchased four acres next to its present site in Spartanburg.

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  10. More Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | WBTV

    The head of a community action agency that serves Spartanburg and Cherokee counties says thousands of people may have their heat disconnected because the state isn't sending checks in a timely fashion. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reported that Piedmont Community Actions Executive Director Willie Ross says the state Office of Economic Opportunity has delayed payments to the agency for up to six weeks.

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  11. Grandparents meet doctors who saved twins after crash that claimed pregnant mom's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | WBTV

    Many tears were shed Friday morning as Eric and Tanya Hughes met the doctors that saved their twin grandchildren as their daughter passed away following a car accident. The meeting occurred at Spartanburg Regional Hospital where Dr. Samy Iskandar and Dr. Brian Thurston treated 19-year-old Ashton Gailann Hughes Tuesday afternoon after she was involved in a car crash.

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  12. Family: Mother saw newborn twins before passing awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WBTV

    A mother has died and her twins are receiving treatment following a crash in Spartanburg County on Tuesday, according to the coroner's office. Highway Patrol troopers said the crash occurred just after 1 p.m. on Skylyn Drive, near Mary Black Memorial Hospital.

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  13. Spartanburg County leads SC in fire deaths in 2014Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | WBTV

    Fires claimed 14 lives in Spartanburg County in 2014, twice as many as any other county in South Carolina and a worrisome increase from prior years. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reported two people died in fires in the county in 2012 and again in 2013.

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  14. Homicides increase in 2014 in Spartanburg CountyRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | WBTV

    The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports that 10 people had been killed by other people in Spartanburg County through November of this year. In 2013, eight homicides were reported in the county.

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  15. 1 shot dead outside SC nightclub, 2 chargedRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | WBTV

    Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger says 23-year-old Charlie Jackson Jr. of Spartanburg was killed early Sunday from a single gunshot wound to the chest. The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office says the slaying happened at about 2:40 a.m. outside Universal Events.

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  16. Man, woman accused of abusing young childrenRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | WBTV

    Authorities in Spartanburg County say a man and woman are charged with multiple offenses after being accused of sexually abusing young children. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports 27-year-old Pamela Ann Gosnell and 28-year-old Robert Wayne Gosnell are each charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, one count of child neglect and two counts of contributing to delinquency of a minor, according to arrest warrants.

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  17. Passengers interviewed after security concern at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WBTV

    A US Airways flight requested security assistance upon arrival at Charlotte- Douglas International Airport Friday night. After landing, law enforcement interviewed passengers.

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  18. SC man who escaped from home detention recapturedRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | WBTV

    Authorities in Spartanburg say a man who cut off his ankle monitor and escaped from a home detention program has been arrested. Multiple media outlets report Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office Lt.

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