Former paramedic hopeful as Senate approves 9/11 compensation bill

The 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund reauthorization would help pay the health care bills of first responders and survivors of the terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

  WATCH: Tornado rips roof off Mass. hotel with guests still inside

A radar-confirmed EF1 tornado with winds of 110 miles per hour hit a Massachusetts hotel, pulling off its roof.
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  Senate approves bill to extend 9/11 victims fund

The 97-2 vote sends the bill to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it.

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  Plan in works to make James Island intersection safer after crash into house

  Backlash rolls in after CCSD board member speaks out about Burke High

  Drivers frustrated with Clements Ferry Road widening construction

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North Charleston murder suspect arrested in Florida

Investigators say a 26-year-old man wanted for a murder in North Charleston has been arrested in Florida.
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  Videos of water being dumped on New York police officers create stir

Police on Tuesday were looking into two recent instances captured on video clips widely circulated on social media that show four on-duty officers — all sent to break up unruly gatherings around open fire hydrants during a recent heat wave — getting soaked themselves as onlookers jeer.

NTSB: CSX management at root of February 2018 crash in Cayce

  Highway Patrol searching for information in Williamsburg County hit-and-run

  Brief mid-week traffic delays expected in Mount Pleasant

Authorities investigating after three people shot in Kingstree

  Man died after he was given incompatible lungs during transplant, lawsuit says

Hilton Head man reported missing found safe

U.S. Marshals looking for Florida armed robbery suspect who has ties to the Lowcountry

Wrongful death lawsuits filed in SC prison riot

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ICE releases US citizen, 18, wrongfully detained near border

A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks.

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Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence voted ACC Preseason Player of the Year

Tigers get 13 on 1st team All-ACC

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New Orleans man sentenced in killing of Charleston Black Lives Matter activist

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  Tropical Depression #3 dissipates along the eastern coast of Florida

Tropical Depression #3 is just east of south Florida as it continues to move northwest late Monday night.
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Watch: Billy Joel invites blind, 14-year-old pianist to join him on Madison Square Garden stage

Ahead of his July 11 concert at The Garden, the pop star invited Logan on stage to play his piano.

  Charleston County deputies searching for missing 14-year-old boy

  Ladson teenager reported missing found safe

Emergency crews rescue group after boat gets stuck in Lowcountry creek

Two people of interest sought in shooting outside Orangeburg Co. convenience store