following a string of crimes.. Greenville City Council approved…a $1.1 million …security overhaul ..for downtown that would add , new high definition cameras..and better lighting, as well as…8 new police officers …to patrol near Falls Park … /
Billboard has named Pink its woman of the year. Past recipients include Beyonce, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift.
America's richest man .. for 20 years in a row..is Microsoft .. co-founder Bill Gates , Forbes .. richest… Americans.. lists gates ..net worth of $72 billion
A program, by dr. dean ornish… of healthy eating, exercise and stress reduction can not only reverse some diseases -- it may actually slow down the aging process at the genetic level, The report, is published in Lancet Oncology
Orlando Jones – former maudlin hi grad..is starring in Sleepy Hollow- on Fox tv Monday nights…Jones plays a modern day detective ..sent to small town ..Sleepy Hollow…/ An actress - Nicole Beharie who went to the Governnors school ..plays, a lieutenant in the Sleepy Hollow sheriff's department/ .
A new retail store - Oil & Vinegar ....a culinary "boutique shop"..will open in NOMA Sq.. in downtown Greenville in November/
Chevy Silverado has been named Consumer Reports …'top truck'/
The Dodge Ram 1500 …finished second
Its officially over- ..Miley Cyrus and Liam Hems-worth….and no surprise …The couple has called off their engagement. Representatives for both celebrities confirmed Monday that The 23-year-old Hemsworth proposed to 20-year-old Cyrus last year. They met on the set of the 2010 movie ``The Last Song.''
Cyrus, whose hits include ``We Can't Stop'' and ``Wrecking Ball,'' will release a new album called ``Bangerz'' on Oct. 8. Australian-born Hemsworth was one of the stars of ``The Hunger Games.'' He will appear in the sequel, ``The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,'' that will be in theaters on Nov. 22.
Their breakup was first reported by People magazine.
Right now .. able-bodied adults who don't have dependents.. can get food stamps indefinitely / new legislation being considered this week , aims to give states more power to cut food
middle-income workers.. are increasingly pushed into lower-wage jobs. …. displacing lower-skilled, low-income workers, who become unemployed or are forced to work fewer hours
The House is expected to consider a bill this week …that would cut food stamps by around $4 billion annually …and allow states to put .. new work requirements… in place for recipients…. The costs of the program have more than doubled in the past five years ]
Investigators know who did the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, .. the motive is still a mystery / Aaron Alexis, a defense contract employee and former Navy reservist who used a valid pass to get onto the installation, killed 12 people yesterday before being shot by police/
A court appearance is scheduled today for a Charlotte police officer to face charges of voluntary manslaughter. Officer Randall Kerrick is accused of shooting an unarmed man 10 times after the victim was in a car crash over the weekend. Authorities say Jonathan A. Ferrell was shot after he sought help at a nearby house and the resident called police
Tops at the box office - this past weekend/ The haunted-house ..horror flick ``In-sid-ious: Chapter 2'' /.earning more than triple what the 2010 original did in its debut weekend.
R-rated crime comedy ``The Family'' captured second place , while last week's top film, ``Riddick,'' fell to third.
the Clemson Tigers Thursday night game –, at N.C. state ) 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Mt. Pleasant native Brooke Mosteller managed to do just that on Sunday.
It seems each of the contestants were asked to think of a catchy way to introduce themselves and their states. Mosteller wasn't lacking for creativity when she said, "I’m from the state where 20 percent of our homes are mobile, because that’s how we roll."