Graves in Charleston cemetery uprooted after flooding on the grounds

Around ten caskets are above ground at the cemetery with the headstones displaced and water surrounding each plot. A cemetery board member says this is due to heavy and consistent rains in the area.

  Grieving parents say priest condemned their son at funeral because he committed suicide

Catholic officials say the priest won’t be preaching at funerals for the foreseeable future and will undergo training on how to become a more effective minister.
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Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.

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  Summerville flooding has neighbors begging for the county’s help

Rescheduled parades to celebrate spirit of Christmas this weekend

Generator stolen from N. Charleston family’s food truck

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

  Concerns raised after CCSD teacher gets moved to different school following investigation

Some parents are concerned after a Charleston County School District teacher was placed back in the classroom following a district investigation.
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Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

Trump picks Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

State regulators approve Dominion, SCANA merger

FIRST ALERT: Rain set daily rainfall records; flash flood watch in effect for most of Lowcountry

SC District Attorney: 2 face federal charges in April armored car robbery

Deputies: Generator stolen from a Charleston Brunch Holiday food truck.

Sentencing delayed for man convicted in North Charleston bartender’s shooting death

U.S. Postal Service announces Christmas shipping deadlines

James Island Holiday Festival of Lights closed Friday because of flooding

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Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage

Saturday is the deadline for ACA coverage in most of the country.

SPORTS

Carolina women outlast Purdue in double overtime

Double Dare Dominance: Rays win 6-2 in game show-themed jerseys

Leach tallies 4 points

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Sandy Hook school receives threat on shooting anniversary

Heavy morning rains prompt flooding across Lowcountry Friday

Man accused of exploiting 12 children at N. Charleston church had 2008 conviction for assaulting Ohio child

Lowcountry group offering help as ACA open enrollment deadline nears

  BCSO: Woman who took package off Goose Creek porch lied to deputies

More active warrants in the county were discovered and she is a suspect in other investigations as well
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

  ‘Sober or Slammer’ campaign kicks off Friday, promotes safe ride options

How Sandy Hook changed responses to mass shootings

Report: CofC, other SC colleges violating freedom of speech rights

Local Mexican restaurant chain to pay more than a quarter of a $1 million to employees