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By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Cops: alcohol appears a factor in fatal New Hampshire crash

COLUMBIA, N.H. (AP) - Police in New Hampshire say a 35-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash in the town of Columbia. Police say the crash happened at 7:30 p.m. in the area of Carleton Hill Road on Saturday. More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Affordable Care Act policies up 31 percent in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The cost of health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is going up in South Carolina. The South Carolina Insurance Department said on its website Thursday that premiums will be going up More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Total solar eclipse marks S Carolina’s largest tourism event

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Last month's eclipse saw at least 1.6 million people travel to or within South Carolina, making it the largest single tourism event in the state's history. The State of Columbia reports research More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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South Carolina: Call for a monument to black Civil War hero

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A call to honor a black Civil War hero with a monument at the South Carolina Statehouse grounds, onetime epicenter of a groundswell movement to rid communities of Confederate symbols, is being More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Racist church shooter can’t fire Jewish and Indian lawyers

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A federal appeals court has denied white supremacist Dylann Roof's request to replace his Jewish and Indian lawyers who are appealing his death sentence for a racist massacre in South Carolina More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Episcopalians struggle with history of Confederate symbols

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Recent eruptions of violence over Confederate symbols like the rebel flag have prompted impassioned national debates - and not just in the public arena. Churches, too, are wrestling with the More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Police say 4 arrested in club shooting in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Four people have been arrested in connection with a shooting in South Carolina's capital city that wounded eight people. The Columbia Police Department said in a statement that charges were More...

By admin On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Police: 8 wounded in shooting in South Carolina capital

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say four men and four women have been wounded in a shooting in South Carolina's capital city. The Columbia Police Department said on its Twitter page that the shootings occurred More...

By admin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Power almost restored in South Carolina after Irma

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Almost all of the electric service disrupted by Hurricane Irma in South Carolina has been restored. Only about 1,500 customers were without service Friday morning. Duke Energy has the most More...

By admin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Legislators review once-secret report on nuclear project

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Executives of the two utilities that abandoned a nuclear power project in South Carolina are testifying before a legislative panel investigating the debacle. Friday's meeting will open with More...