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Halloween Curfew For Some SC Sex Offenders

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hundreds of sex offenders across South Carolina are again subject to some restrictions this Halloween. Agency spokesman Pete O’Boyle says offenders currently being monitored by the state Department of Probation, Parole […]

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DHEC: SC Infant Mortality Lowest In Decades

South Carolina’s infant mortality rate has dropped to its lowest point in decades, which could be an anomaly or the sign of change in the right direction, public health officials said Wednesday.

10/30/2014

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Woman Sues To Use Wife’s Name On SC Driver License

A woman who says South Carolina officials refused to let her use her wife’s family name on her driver’s license has filed a federal lawsuit, another in a string of recent cases challenging the state’s same-sex marriage ban.

10/28/2014

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SC Man Charged With Trying To Strangle Girlfriend

A Greenville man has been charged with trying to strangle his girlfriend, who was later found abandoned in a ravine.

10/28/2014

AUSTIN, TX - JANUARY 14: In this handout photo provided by the Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Winfrey (not pictured) speaks with Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career January 14, 2013 in Austin, Texas. Oprah Winfrey?s exclusive no-holds-barred interview with Lance Armstrong, "Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive," has expanded to air as a two-night event on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. The special episode of "Oprah?s Next Chapter" will air Thursday, January 17 from 9-10:30 p.m. ET/PT (as previously announced) and Friday, January 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The interview will be simultaneously streamed LIVE worldwide both nights on Oprah.com.

Armstrong Barred From South Carolina Ride

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — USA Cycling says Lance Armstrong can’t ride in a South Carolina event this weekend with several of his former U.S. Postal Service teammates. Armstrong had hoped to ride with George Hincapie […]

10/24/2014

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SC: Couple Can’t Bring Same-Sex Federal Lawsuit

A same-sex couple married in Washington, D.C., and seeking to have South Carolina recognize the union is suing the wrong people in the wrong court, state Attorney General Alan Wilson argued in federal court documents filed late Thursday.

10/24/2014

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2 Found Dead At Lake Wylie Home

York County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the shooting deaths of two people found at a home in Lake Wylie.

10/24/2014

Arrest warrant says Robert Kemp killed the child "by giving him a bear hug, squeezing the victim so tight that the victim stopped breathing as a result."(Getty Images)

Woman Admits Lying To Cops When FBI Agent Was Shot

Federal prosecutors say a 22-year-old woman has admitted she lied to agents before her boyfriend shot and wounded an FBI agent in a Fort Mill home earlier this year.

10/23/2014

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SC Denies Gay Unions Despite Apellate Rulings

WASHINGTON (AP) — The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian […]

10/23/2014

Arrest warrant says Robert Kemp killed the child "by giving him a bear hug, squeezing the victim so tight that the victim stopped breathing as a result."(Getty Images)

SC Mom Gets 1 Year For Wreck That Killed Daughters

A mother who was driving drunk when she crashed, killing her two daughters, has been sentenced to a year in prison and three years of house arrest.

10/23/2014

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