Some downtown Charleston roads close because of flooding during morning storm

Morris Street from Coming to Rutledge, Coming Street from Line to US17, and parts of the Crosstown all closed starting around 6:45 a.m.

  How Sandy Hook changed responses to mass shootings

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School six years ago changed the way law enforcement and citizens respond to mass shootings.
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  Holiday shoppers, beware of these three identity theft risks

While Holiday shopping, protect yourself from falling victim to identity theft by recognizing the sources of scams.

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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

Man indicted for investment scheme, defrauded millions using Lowcountry businesses

Charleston County School District teacher placed on leave reinstated at new school

  School administrators wrap presents for homeless students in ‘Berkeley Wonderland’ event

On Thursday, school administrators came together for the third annual “Berkeley Wonderland” to wrap presents for students who don’t have a place to call home this Christmas.
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  Trump faces questions over hush money payments as inauguration spending comes under investigation

Reports Thursday said that President Trump was at a 2015 meeting where hush money payments were arranged on his behalf, and that there is now a federal investigation into how his inauguration funds were spent.

  Summerville a step closer to intersection improvements after council vote

Charleston Co. superintendent apologizes for district’s handling of Gethers case

North Charleston City Council considering raise for mayor, council members

Beaufort County School District board approves expansion plans at two schools

  Man accused of exploiting 12 children at N. Charleston church had Ohio juvenile court conviction

Hanahan, Georgetown among locations nationwide investigating bomb threats

Crews investigating cause of fire at Berkeley Co. auto shop

DHEC: People who reported illness at Summerville Mexican restaurant had norovirus

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Girl, 7, died in Customs and Border Protection custody last week, report says

The girl died of dehydration and shock hours after being taken into CBP custody while crossing into the U.S. illegally with her father in New Mexico.

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  Lowcountry High School basketball scores (12/13)

Lowcountry NFL Update (Week 14)

Quinn helps Miami upset New England

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Unclaimed bikes left aboard CARTA buses to be given away

Mr. K, longtime owner of Piggly Wiggly in Summerville, died on Wednesday

It may or may not be a world record, but this 61-year-old did 7,000 crunches in an hour

Student accused of threatening SC teacher in social media post

Man wanted for murder in Indiana arrested in SC

A man wanted for murder in Indiana has been arrested in South Carolina.
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Gun deaths hit highest level in almost four decades last year

A new analysis of data done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly 40,000 people were killed by guns last year.

  Police: Man charged with attempted murder after stabbing roommate during fight

Berkeley County considers stormwater credit policy after complaints

Teenage suspect dead after middle school shooting in Richmond, IN

City officials hope to prevent W. Ashley creek from flooding