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American tourists win €350,000 in separate Lotto wins.

A pair of American tourists, from North and South Carolina, won a combined €350,000 in separate National Lottery Scratch Card wins while on holidays in Ireland.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Securities officials probing S. Carolina nuke plant fiasco.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Securities regulators are investigating the failure of a nuclear reactor construction project in South Carolina.

- Billings Gazette - US

Trump Returns Favor by Campaigning for an Early Supporter.

President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster. At a closed-door campaign fundraiser, Trump praised McMaster as his "friend" and "compatriot" and predicted McMaster would be the state's governor for "many years," ...

- Voice of America - US

South Carolina lawmaker formally enters gubernatorial race.

A South Carolina House member is formally announcing his bid for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination. Columbia Rep. James Smith plans to make his official announcement Tuesday night. The 50-year-old Columbia … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Temporary disruptive effect of GST over, says DEA Secretary.

Economic Affairs Secretary S.C. Garg today said the temporary disruptive effect of the Goods and Services Tax is over as the manufacturing sector recorded positive growth of 3.1% in August.Com...

- The Hindu - IN

Trump Campaigns For SC Governor: My 'Friend' Will Be Gov For 'Many Years'.

GREENVILLE, S.C. — President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster. At a closed-door campaign fundraiser, Trump praised McMaster as his “friend” and “compatriot” and predicted McMaster would ...

- TPM News - US

South Carolina deputy kills suspect holding hostage.

- Townhall.com - US

Trump returns favor by campaigning for an early supporter.

President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster. At a closed-door campaign fundraiser, Trump praised McMaster … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Republican senator: The big premium hikes caused by Trump's Obamacare sabotage 'helps the family'.

Campaign Action Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy teamed up with South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham to create the very worst of the still-standing "replacement" plans for Obamacare, and he's still trying to make it happen. That means Cassidy must keep popular vote loser Donald Trump on his side. That also means lying like a ...

- Daily Kos - US

Trump returns favor by campaigning for an early supporter.

President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster.

- WRAL.com - US

Trump returns favor by campaigning for an early supporter.

GREENVILLE, S.C. — President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster.

- Billings Gazette - US

Before South Carolina visit, Trump approves Irma aid for State

Oct 17 : U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday approved federal funding for South Carolina before visiting the state to help raise money for State governor.Trump thanked South Carolina for the warm welcome at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport."Always great to see the wonderful people of South Carolina. Thank ...

- Sify - IN

South Carolina man serial killer said sold him guns indicted

A man who serial killer Todd Kohlhepp told authorities helped him get guns because Kohlhepp was a convicted felon has been indicted on federal weapons charges.

- FOX News - US

A top GOP senator says Republicans are 'dead' if they don't pass tax reform

Sen. Lindsey Graham had a frank assessment of the GOP's electoral hopes if the party doesn't get tax reform passed. "Yeah, if we don't, we're dead," said the South Carolina senator on CBS' "Face The Nation" when he was asked if Congress would pass tax reform this year. Graham then preemptively brought up the supposed ...

- Business Insider - US

After Alabama loss, Trump tests endorsement in South Carolina

President Donald Trump's support wasn't enough for Luther Strange to win the GOP nomination in Alabama's U.S. Senate race. Will the story be different in South Carolina's gubernatorial contest? Fresh … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

South Carolina school board member apologizes for racial slur in email

A former school board member in South Carolina has apologized for sending an email where he called African-American board members "darkies."

- FOX News - US

Sen. Graham says President Trump is pushing for a better deal with Iran

Senator Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joins Face the Nation Moderator John Dickerson to discuss the challenges Congress will face in dealing with the Iran agreement.

- CBS NEWS - US

Sen. Graham says Bannon can't beat Republicans if they're successful

Senator Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, joins Face the Nation Moderator John Dickerson to the long to-do list Congress faces and the threat from Steve Bannon.

- CBS NEWS - US

Shaw AFB airmen accused in satanic graffiti incident at SC church

Four Shaw Air Force Base airmen accused of spray-painting satanic graffiti on a rural South Carolina church have been identified.

- Stars and Stripes - US

3 N Carolina gang members guilty in S Carolina deaths

Three gang members from North Carolina have been found guilty for their roles in killing a couple in retaliation in their South Carolina home

- WRAL.com - US

4 Air Force service members arrested for painting satanic symbols on church

Google MapsMAYESVILLE, S.C. — Four young members of the Air Force have been arrested after authorities said they spray-painted satanic symbols on a 250-year-old South Carolina church that tends to draw people interested in ghost stories. Now they face charges that could put them in prison. The four suspects were ...

- Business Insider - US

Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria worker

A South Carolina restaurant manager has been ordered held without bond on charges of abusing and enslaving a mentally challenged employee, according to information released by federal authorities.

- FOX News - US

Cops: 4 airmen painted satanic symbols on S Carolina church

Authorities say four members of the Air Force spray painted satanic symbols on a South Carolina church that dates back more than 250 years.

- FOX News - US

A white South Carolina restaurant manager allegedly abused and enslaved a black worker

J. Reuben Long Detention Center via Associated PressCONWAY, S.C. — A South Carolina restaurant manager has been ordered held without bond on charges of abusing and enslaving a mentally challenged employee, according to information released by federal authorities. Bobby Paul Edwards, 52, of Conway pleaded not guilty to ...

- Business Insider - US

Man accused of enslaving mentally disabled cafeteria worker

CONWAY, S.C. — A South Carolina restaurant manager has been ordered held without bond on charges of abusing and enslaving a mentally challenged employee, according to information released by federal authorities.

- Billings Gazette - US

Trump just made a move that could make Obamacare implode — here's which states have the most to lose

The Trump administration made a decision that could help the Affordable Care Act implode. On Thursday, President Donald Trump said he will stop payments to insurers that help offset healthcare costs. The payments, known as cost-sharing reductions, are paid to insurance companies to help offset the cost of discount health ...

- Business Insider - US

Congress calls on FCC to silence cellphones in prisons

COLUMBIA, S.C. — More than 50 members of Congress are giving federal regulators a deadline for resolving how to prevent prisoners from using contraband cellphones behind bars. In a letter dated October 4 and obtained Thursday by The Associated Press, 48 House members and four U.S. senators wrote to the Federal ...

- SFGate - US

Think You Have a Constitutional Right to an Attorney? Not in Many South Carolina Courts

Municipal courts in South Carolina are treating the right to counsel as a luxury the poor cannot afford. Imagine getting arrested, charged with a crime, prosecuted, convicted, and hauled off to jail. Imagine that happening without ever being represented by a lawyer. Not in America, right? Wrong. This injustice happens with ...

- ACLU - US

DOJ: South Carolina restaurant owner enslaved mentally disbaled cook for 5 years

A South Carolina man is accused of enslaving a mentally disabled man to work at his restaurant over a course of five years.

- UPI - US

Illegal alien accused of murdering 18-year-old was in DACA program

A man accused of killing a South Carolina high school student had been protected from deportation under the DACA program, U.S. officials confirmed to Fox News Thursday evening.

- FOX News - US

Congress asks Michigan governor to address discrepancy on Flint Legionnaires' outbreak

A congressional committee asked Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday to address when he learned about a fatal outbreak of Legionnaires' disease during the Flint water crisis, warning that it is a crime to commit perjury or to obstruct a congressional investigation. Reps. Trey Gowdy of South Carolina and...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Is Greenville, SC, on your radar?

Yeah, THAT Greenville.

- Matador Network - US

South Carolina school district considers metal detectors

- Education Week - US

A mysterious hole nearly the size of South Carolina has opened in Antarctica's ice

NASA A massive hole called a polynya recently appeared in Antarctica's frozen sea ice. The hole is unusual because it's huge and far from the coast where such open water patches more frequently appear. Another larger version of this polynya was observed in the mid 1970s. A massive hole opened in the middle of the frozen ...

- Business Insider - US

Illegal Alien Accused of Murdering Teen Girl Was in DACA Program

An illegal alien accused of murdering a teenage girl in Greenville County, South Carolina, was shielded from deportation as he was a beneficiary of the Obama-created DACA amnesty program.

- Breitbart - US

Cases raise questions about guardian oversight and lawyer-hospital relationships

Cases in Michigan and South Carolina are raising questions about lawyers who receive guardianship appointments as a result of their relationships with hospitals. …

- ABA Journal - US

North Carolina diver's body found in South Carolina river

The body of a missing North Carolina diver has been found in a South Carolina river.

- WRAL.com - US

Monument sought to recognize blacks who served Confederacy

Blacks in South Carolina who served in the Confederate military, many of them slaves pressed into duty, would be recognized with a Statehouse monument under a proposal by two white … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

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