South Carolina

Watch: Swimmers run from water as killer whales approach shore

A group of friends swimming at Hahei Beach, New Zealand on October 21 got a major shock when a pod of killer whales wandered close to shore and sent …

Killer Whales

Hunting and Controlling the Exploding Deer Population in North America

I have never been a hunter. As a matter of fact when my dad would take me quail hunting as a kid, I would run out into the field and try to rescue …

Hunting

Hackers Target Nation's Schools

Hackers looking to exploit sensitive information for profit are increasingly targeting the nation’s schools, where they are finding a relatively weak system to protect a valuable asset: student data.<p>Cyberthieves have struck more than three dozen school systems from Georgia to California so far this …

News (U.S.)

This terrifying video of a 'ghost' captured at a haunted Texas hotel will give you the chills

Historian and author Erin Wallace Ghedi and her husband Jim Ghedi had always wanted to renovate a historic building, so they jumped at the …

Upstate South Carolina

Mid-distance Freestyler Clare McGovern Gives Verbal to South Carolina

Landenberg, Pennsylvania’s <b>Clare McGovern</b> has announced her verbal commitment to swim for the University of South Carolina beginning in the 2018-19 …

University of South Carolina

Israel, US coordinated on settlement construction

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently pledged the construction of 3,800 new housing units in West Bank settlements. But in fact, the …

Israel

Jeff Duncan poised to win seat on powerful Energy and Commerce Committee

Since his election to Congress in the fall of 2010, Rep. Jeff Duncan’s star hasn’t soared as high as the other three South Carolina Republicans in …

Trey Gowdy

Exclusive: Hedge fund Baupost snaps up claims against Toshiba - sources

(Reuters) - Hedge fund The Baupost Group LLC has acquired the biggest chunk of a $2.2 billion claim that two South Carolina utilities had against …

Stock Markets

Find a $3000 Pumpkin Spice Upgrade at The Shellmore

Pumpkin spice oysters?<p>It’s decorative gourd season, so the pumpkin spice is flowing throughout the Lowcountry — and one restaurant in Mount Pleasant wants to make the cinnamon-y, sweet experience ultra exclusive. For the price of a very used car, wine bar/dinner spot <b>The Shellmore</b> will upgrade any …

Charleston

Graham and Trump become buds after campaign of insults

The South Carolina senator morphs from chief presidential critic to one of Trump's closest allies in Congress.<p>Once upon a time, Lindsey Graham called Donald Trump a "jackass." Never to be outdone in the put-down department, Trump labeled the South Carolina senator a "lightweight" and an "idiot" who …

Politics

Police: Body is 'most likely' 3-year-old sent outside for not finishing milk

Investigators in Texas reported Sunday afternoon that remains of a small child found Sunday morning are believed to be that of missing 3-year-old …

Crime

Virginia Tech, South Carolina will play for hurricane relief

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina and Virginia Tech will play an exhibition contest next month and funds raised from the game will go to hurricane relief efforts in Florida, Puerto Rico and Texas.<p>The game, "Hoops 4 Hurricane Relief," will take place Nov. 5 at Colonial Life Arena. Tickets will …

Sports

Driver fined for ‘screaming in public’ while singing in his car

Everybody get a ticket now … .<p>While that’s not how the song goes, one man did find himself on the receiving end of a $149 ticket because of the …

Upstate South Carolina

Gamecocks, Bulldogs get marquee time slot

South Carolina is heading to Athens in two weeks for a big-time time slot for the SEC.<p>The Gamecocks Nov. 4 game will kick off between the hedges at …

College Football

Chef Graham Dailey Departs From Peninsula Grill

What’s next?<p>After 20 years with fine dining destination <b>Peninsula Grill</b>, <b>Graham Dailey</b> steps down from his executive chef position. Dailey took the job after founding executive chef <b>Bob Carter</b> departed in 2011. The team at Peninsula Grill confirms that co-executive chef <b>Ramon Taimanglo</b> will assume the …

Restaurants

Larry McCammon is a name to know in Alabama

UAB has come through with an offer and more will as they see his junior film in the coming months.<p>Larry McCammon is a 5-foot-10, 188 pound running …

College & University

SEC Preview: South Carolina, Mississippi State, Tennessee and much more

Though widely considered to be one of the most consistently successful conferences in the country, you would be hard-pressed to find anyone who …

NBA

Financial losses cancel South Carolina concert

Financial problems prompted the cancellation of a music festival in South Carolina.<p>WIS-TV reported that the Agrisonic Festival had been set Saturday …

Entertainment

Family Told Their Dog Was Euthanized Discover Him Alive, Living with Vet Employee, Five Months Later

One of the most heartbreaking experiences any pet owner can go through is having to put a sick animal down. But the idea of going through the same …

Upstate South Carolina

McMaster pushes for law requiring S.C. local governments prove they follow federal immigration laws

COLUMBIA — Gov. Henry McMaster is pushing for legislation he says will ensure no South Carolina city begins harboring undocumented immigrants from …

Immigration

Hikers may have died in ‘sympathetic murder-suicide'

Friends and relatives of a couple whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park say they believe the two got lost while hiking in the …

Upstate South Carolina

Week 10 was the final weekend of regular season play for some teams, while other teams have one more weekend of conference action before tournament action begins. Many teams have already locked up tournament spots, but it’s coming down to the wire for several others. With conference tournaments looming, here’s a quick recap of some […]

Week 10 was the final weekend of regular season play for some teams, while other teams have one more weekend of conference action before tournament …

College Basketball

Doctors and patients among spirits at haunted Waverly Hills Sanatorium

The spirits of doctors and patients are believed to walk the halls of Waverly Hills Sanatorium, but one of the most active ghosts may be a little boy …

Upstate South Carolina

Babysitter who fed Xanax to toddler who died gets prison

An Ohio baby sitter who gave the anti-anxiety drug Xanax to a toddler before leaving to go shop and meet a friend at the movies has been sentenced to …

Crime

Troopers investigate deadly crash

Troopers are investigating a deadly crash Monday morning in Anderson County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.<p>The crash happened just …

Upstate South Carolina

Fears of serial killer grip Florida community after 3 murders in 11 days

Police believe the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old autistic man who took the wrong bus home from work on Thursday night is linked to two other …

Crime

Man killed after granite slab falls on him, coroner says

A man was killed Monday morning after a slab of granite fell on him, according to the Elbert County Coroner Chuck Almond.<p>Thomas Mark Carrington, 53, …

Upstate South Carolina

Democratic attorneys general unite against concealed-carry gun law

Democratic attorneys general from 17 states are calling on Congress to abandon legislation backed by the National Rifle Association that would allow …

Gun Control

Amazon: 238 proposals submitted for 2nd headquarters

Amazon says it received 238 proposals from cities and regions hoping to be the home of the company's second headquarters.<p>The online retailer kicked …

Upstate South Carolina

'Nude Mona Lisa' could be work of da Vinci

Researchers in Paris are investigating a sketch that could be a work by Leonardo DaVinci.<p><b>Get the full story in the video below --</b>

Mona Lisa