ABBEVILLE — On the 10th anniversary of one of the most intense firefights ever in South Carolina, the home where it happened sits like a macabre reminder of the most horrible day Abbeville has seen in a generation.
PICKENS — Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark said he won’t lower the flag outside his sheriff’s office to half-staff to honor Nelson Mandela because the South African civil rights leader was not a United States citizen.
COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s insurance agency said 144,000 people with previously canceled health insurance policies can renew their plans, following President Obama’s reversal last month on part of the federal health care law.
CHARLESTON — Getting South Carolinians to spend just $5 more a week on local farm products would generate an additional $1.2 billion for the state’s small farms, according to a new report commissioned by the state Agriculture Department.
COLUMBIA (AP) — A businessman charged in a public corruption case involving South Carolina State University wants to be tried separately from a former trustee, but prosecutors said in papers filed on Thursday that two trials would be unnecessarily...
NEW YORK — With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree on Wednesday night after it was illuminated for the first time this holiday season in a ceremony that’s been held since 1933.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Barack Obama turned his focus on Wednesday to the pocketbook issues that Americans consistently rank as a top concern, arguing that the dream of upward economic mobility is breaking down and the growing income gap...