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South Carolina

Thousands urged to flee ahead of post-Florence flooding in South Carolina

Public schools will be closed until further notice. State transportation crews were working to erect temporary dams on either side of US.

24 Sep 2018 2:21 PM

Residents told to 'get out now' as Florence takes aim at Carolinas

While many coastal residents heeded mandatory evacuation orders, others were boarding up homes and choosing to brave the storm.

12 Sep 2018 12:18 PM

Over million told to flee as Hurricane Florence stalks US East Coast

'This is one of the worst storms to hit the East Coast in many years,' President Donald Trump warned on Twitter.

11 Sep 2018 2:05 PM

7 inmates killed, 17 others injured in South Carolina prison riot: officials

Fights among inmates erupted Sunday evening at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, South Carolina.

16 Apr 2018 7:20 PM

Deadly Amtrack train accident 'avoidable': US investigators

Sunday's crash sent 116 of the 147 people on board the New York-to-Miami train to the hospital.

05 Feb 2018 4:10 PM

South Carolina: Amtrak train crashes killing 2, injuring 116

It was the third deadly wreck involving Amtrak in less than two months.

05 Feb 2018 10:07 AM

Dylann Roof laughed while confessing to Charleston church shooting

Dylann Roof, 22, also faces a death sentence if found guilty of murder charges in state court.

10 Dec 2016 8:08 AM

West Virgina officials call Michelle Obama an 'Ape in heels'

'It will be refreshing to have a classy, beautiful, First Lady in the White House. I'm tired of seeing an Ape in heels,' the post read.

15 Nov 2016 8:40 AM

Mom kills newborn by putting him in fridge

A South Carolina mother charged with killing her newborn son by putting him in the refrigerator for several hours was expected to appear before a judge on Tuesday.

24 Aug 2016 6:43 AM

US officer is fired for tossing teen but questions remain

Video shows the deputy flipping the teen backward and then throwing her across the room

29 Oct 2015 4:25 PM