Stocks fall on Wall Street, head for worst week since 2008

The deepening rout is fueled by fears the spreading virus that emerged in China in December will derail global trade and other industries.
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  Stolen hearse carrying casket leads police on L.A. freeway chase

Local media have reported that the body was left in the vehicle while a mortuary attendant brought a different body into the church and that’s when the vehicle was stolen.

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Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg endorses Joe Biden

Main Road reopens on Johns Island after crash with injuries

2 former SCANA executives sued in connection with abandoned nuclear plant

  North Charleston Coliseum expects packed house for President Trump rally

  College of Charleston students in countries affected by coronavirus return to US

Some College of Charleston students who have been studying abroad in parts of Europe and Asia are returning to the United States amid the Coronavirus outbreak.
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  Girl, 7, gives homeless woman money, gets mauled by her dog in N.Y.

When the child placed the dollar down, police say the dog jumped up.

Congressman Joe Cunningham invites President Donald Trump to tour SC coastline

  State, local health officials prepare for potential coronavirus impacts in SC

  Bond set at $200,000 for woman arrested for West Ashley bank robbery

  Biden says as nominee he would be better for Joe Cunningham’s re-election than others

Department of Agriculture investigates Ladson gas station after receiving complaints

  Thursday event will celebrate women and preservation in Charleston

Police officers find N. Charleston home, car shot up along with shooting victim

Charleston airport issues traffic alert ahead of Trump rally

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  Disabled puppy gets a tiny wheelchair

Lundy, the Chihuahua puppy, cannot use his hind legs and his best friend, Herman the pigeon, can’t fly. Both animals were rescued by an animal foundation in New York.

SPORTS

  The Citadel drops 17th straight in loss to Mercer

Bulldogs remain winless in SoCon

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Police looking for driver who damaged Walterboro car wash

Lowcountry warming shelters opening Thursday night

  S.C. law enforcement escorts fallen deputy to MUSC for autopsy

Goose Creek officer helps man knot his tie while responding to call

  Old school in N. Charleston to be transformed into office space

The Charlestowne Academy in North Charleston that has been closed for about a decade, is being renovated.
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  New US coronavirus case may be 1st from unknown origin

The government announced the worrisome development shortly after a news conference in which President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the new coronavirus threat brings.

  Charleston couple weds at Roper Hospital after health scare

  Democratic presidential candidates take the stage during second CNN town hall

Elderly S.C. couple reported missing found safe

  Firefighters rescue dog from North Charleston house fire