Deputies 'heavily increase’ patrols outside CCSD board chair’s house after threat made

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man reportedly attempted to get into the school board chair’s house.

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Democrats say Trump demanded that Ukraine investigate his Democratic rivals in return for U.S. military aid it needed to resist Russian aggression and that may be grounds for removing the 45th president.
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  Trump suggests he may give written testimony in House probe

The House Intelligence Committee is preparing for a second week of public hearings, including with the man who is arguably the most important witness: Gordon Sondland, Trump’s ambassador to the European Union.

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Investigators have found no wrongdoing and determined no further action is warranted in the case.
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  ‘Let the baby die’ sign attacks parents raising money for infant son with rare disorders

The 4-month-old was diagnosed at birth with two rare disorders. His father says most babies with these diseases don’t live past age 2.

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Piece of concrete shatters windshield, knocks driver unconscious in Colleton Co.

Tropical Storm Sebastien forms in Atlantic; no threat to U.S.

Woman accused of driving through door of Myrtle Beach convenience store after cigarette dispute

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SC horse found to have virus that can be deadly to humans

Deputies looking for 2 in separate shoplifting cases

GRAPHIC: Man charged after dragging naked woman down road in N. Charleston, police say

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Chick-fil-A Foundation’s donations to anti-LGBT groups end

The Chick-fil-A Foundation is focusing on three pillars - hunger, homelessness and education.

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Jones lifts Coastal Carolina past Middle Tennessee 93-72

Chants open Myrtle Beach classic with victory.

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A Summerville couple says their home is being used as a shooting gallery by people who are using pellet guns to cause fear and a lot of damage.
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