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Charleston ranks 2nd for best downtown

The best city to travel to in the world has been rated the second best downtown in the United States to live in. Charleston has taken the #2 spot in Livability's "Top 10 Downtowns 2012" list. This honor comes less than two weeks after Condé Nast Traveler named Charleston, S.C. the top city in the world. More>>

Voted 'Best in the World' by Conde Nast

Already a city recognized on a number of "best" lists, Charleston is now being honored as the top city in the world. Condé Nast has released its Readers' Choice Awards and Charleston takes the top spot on the "Top Cities in the World" list. The Holy City was previously recognized as Condé Nast's "Top City in the United States" in 2011. More>>

CNN: Summerville 24th best spot to retire

Summerville has been honored by CNN as one of the top 25 places to retire in the United States. The news network ranked Summerville as the 24th best place in the country to retire, citing its history, charm, and affordable setting. More>>

College of Charleston grads create new app

If you're on social media, you've no doubt had a few memes pop up in your timeline or feed. Now, a new app created by a trio of College of Charleston graduates is giving you the chance to caption your own pictures and share them right from your phone. It's called Bubbsie, and is available now. More>>

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Tim Scott in N. Charleston to speak at alma mater


United States Senator Tim Scott will be in North Charleston to speak at his high school alma mater on Tuesday. More>>

Upstate man runs from wreck, dies from hypothermia


A man who was involved in a minor wreck and flagged down help before running away was found dead of hypothermia in a nearby driveway the next morning, according to the coroner's office. More>>

Iconic Upstate diner accused of serving roach in burger


A Laurens woman has filed a lawsuit against an iconic Upstate restaurant, claiming she has suffered discomfort and emotional trauma ever since she says she bit into a burger with a roach in it three years ago. More>>

11-year-old from SC leads troopers on chase


An 11-year-old Upstate girl driving a truck led police officers and highway patrol troopers on a low-speed chase about 50 miles from her home, according to law enforcement officers. A caregiver for the More>>

Law changes could be coming for moped drivers


As fatalities on mopeds increase, law enforcement locally and state-wide are stepping up their efforts to make mopeds safer. More>>

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