South Carolina

4-Star CB Kyler McMichael Commits To Clemson Tigers

<b>Elite cornerback Kyler McMichael committed to the Clemson Tigers on Friday.</b><p>The Clemson Tigers scored big on the recruiting trail Friday when they …

Clemson Tigers

Two factories Donald Trump bragged about saving are now laying off workers

Trump touted Carrier and Boeing as political wins. Turns out they were just delayed losses<p>Early in Donald Trump’s presidency, the self-declared “greatest jobs president God ever created” rattled a rhetorical saber at companies he felt were threatening to offshore production and, in the process, lay …

Donald Trump

Trump's Carrier boasts become an unexpected political headache

Following up on a story I’ve been keeping an eye on, during the presidential transition period, Donald Trump claimed one notable achievement. The …

Donald Trump

5 Vacation Homes on the East Coast That Cost Less Than $150K

Thinking about investing in a vacation home, but don't want to totally break the bank? There are plenty of homes up and down the East Coast—close to …

Myrtle Beach

Why Do Democrats Keep Losing in 2017?

The party has made gains in special elections, but continues to fall short of outright victory.<p>Kansas. Montana. Georgia. South Carolina. A string of special election defeats in each state, and with each one, a missed opportunity to take over a Republican House seat, has left Democrats facing the …

Elections

BMW Manufacturing attracted 45,000 jobs and $16 billion in investments in South Carolina

This week marks the 25th anniversary of BMW’s announcement that it was coming to South Carolina and to properly celebrate this milestone the …

Autos

Biggest Layoffs In US As Boeing Cuts Jobs Months After Trump Vowed More Employment At South Carolina Factory | International Business Times

Five months after President Donald Trump proclaimed “we are going to fight for every last American job” at a Boeing factory in South Carolina, the …

South Carolina Primaries

4-Star CB Jaycee Horn Announces Top 2 Schools, Commitment Date

Four-star cornerback Jaycee Horn is down to two SEC programs in his recruitment.<p>Horn, the No. 213 player in the country per 247Sports, stars for …

College & University

LA Clippers take South Carolina’s Thornwell in draft

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers paid their way into the NBA draft Thursday night to pick up South Carolina guard Sindarius Thornwell.<p>The …

Basketball

WCSC : Charleston leads state in travel-related Zika cases

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A new map released by the state health department shows Charleston County with the most reported cases of the Zika virus than …

South Carolina Lowcountry

South Carolina's last Confederate flag remains in a box

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Nearly two years after it last flew, South Carolina's final Confederate flag remains in the same place it was taken immediately after it was removed from the flagpole in front of the Statehouse: a small, flat white acid-free box behind several locked doors.<p>That resting place …

Confederate Flag

Wood-Fired Pizza Brings the Heat to Mount Pleasant

Plus a raw bar to cool it down<p>Chef <b>Patrick Owens</b> (Langdon’s and Opal) expands his east-of-the-Cooper empire with new pizza parlor <b>Wood & Grain</b>. Located in the Bi-Lo shopping center at 778 South Shelmore Blvd., the eatery will feature a raw bar, wood-fired pizzas, charcuterie, ceviches, salads, and …

Charleston

CNN's Cillizza to Democrats post-Ossoff: There's no such thing as second place–you lost

Democrats, you lost. I really don’t know what to say after this week’s double-defeat in Georgia and South Carolina. You lost. Period. It’s time to …

Elections

Tennessee Recruiting: Four Star Cornerback Jaycee Horn Trims List to Two Schools

Tennessee has lost out on one of their top 2018 targets. Jaycee Horn — a four star cornerback out of Alpharetta, Georgia — has trimmed his list to …

College & University

In Castile shooting, a 4-year-old gives her mother 'The Talk'

<b>(CNN) —</b> A four-year-old girl was left to protect her mother in the only way she knew how: by telling her mom to be just a little more perfect, a survival tactic many black parents have felt forced to teach their children in an America in which dark skin is still too frequently seen as …

Myrtle Beach

Several GOP governors voice doubt about health-care bill just released by Senate

Several moderate Republican governors are expressing reservations about the health-care bill unveiled in the Senate Thursday, further complicating efforts by GOP congressional leaders to make good on their promise to end the Affordable Care Act.<p>John Kasich of Ohio, Brian Sandoval of Nevada, Charlie …

John Kasich

Boeing Factory In South Carolina Where Trump 'Celebrated' Jobs Braces For Layoffs

The president's promises about jobs at Ford and Carrier have fallen flat. Now, Boeing can be added to the list too.<p>President Donald Trump proclaimed while visiting a Boeing plant in South Carolina in February that he was there “to celebrate jobs.”<p>“Jobs is one of the primary reasons I’m standing …

South Carolina Primaries

Gov. Henry McMaster promises 'all' of South Carolina's resources to Myrtle Beach to help keep the peace

Myrtle Beach will see an increased police presence through Labor Day in a response to a rash of violence last weekend, officials said …

Myrtle Beach

University of South Carolina raises tuition again

The University of South Carolina is raising tuition again, with its president saying the system needs more money from lawmakers to stop driving up …

University of South Carolina

Huge Delta sale to Europe, summer travel

We have stumbled on a huge airfare sale from many Delta hubs and smaller cities to Europe from <b>$538 round trip nonstop</b> for summer travel, with many</b> …

Myrtle Beach

Armed robbers steal cash from Fort Lauderdale hotel

0:55<p>0:24<p>Woman was robbed of her purse as she was entering the front gate of her driveway<p>1:31<p>Burglar tumbles head first into getaway car<p>0:50<p>Men …

Myrtle Beach

South Carolina judge refuses to remove special prosecutor for Statehouse corruption probe

COLUMBIA — A South Carolina judge has determined that a special prosecutor can continue his ethics case against a suspended state representative …

Charleston

Family of grandmother killed by alligator sues nursing home

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A nursing home in South Carolina is being sued after a 90-year-old woman walked away from the facility last year and was killed by an alligator.<p>The Post and Courier of Charleston reports the lawsuit filed this week seeks damages of more than $10,000. The lawsuit says Bonnie …

Crime

Husk Expansion Revs Up in Savannah

Opening this fall?<p>The third addition to the <b>Husk</b> empire may open before the end of fall in Savannah. In 2016, celebrity chef <b>Sean Brock</b> and Neighborhood Dining Group (NDG) president <b>David Howard</b> announced they would will open a Husk on Main Street in Greenville, South Carolina in the fall and a fourth …

Charleston

Obama and Trump both promised peace. They delivered war.

There's an old political joke that goes like this: "They told me that if I voted for Goldwater, we'd be at war in Vietnam within a year. Well sure …

Foreign Policy

"Brainpower USA:" State, USC leaders tout new $628 million tech partnership as game-changer

COLUMBIA — The University of South Carolina continues to build its technology muscle with new multi-million dollar partnership at its aerospace …

University of South Carolina

After Another Special-Election Loss, Chances for a Democratic Comeback Look Grim

Unless Democrats recruit candidates with political skills and local appeal, they will continue to lose.<p>The victory of Republican Karen Handel in the …

Elections

Bank of South Carolina declares $0.14 dividend

Bank of South Carolina (NASDAQ:BKSC) declares $0.14/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 2.92%<p>Payable July 31; for …

Business

I Chased an Eclipse at 60,000 Feet (and Set a World Record)

Miles above the ground, one of the world’s most renowned solar eclipse experts spent a record-breaking 74 minutes in totality aboard a supersonic jetliner that flew twice the speed of sound.<p>“Concorde ready to intercept the fleeting shadow. Poised like a falcon at the runway awaiting the time, 10:08 …

Clemson University

NBA Mock Draft 2017: Celtics happy to land Duke's Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick

The latest mock from Gary Parrish has some changes in the lottery<p>Markelle Fultz has long been projected by most to be the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. And he still will be. But he'll be playing in Philadelphia as opposed to Boston thanks to a surprising trade between the Eastern Conference …

College Basketball