The average price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped 2 cents over the past two weeks. / the Lundberg Survey says the average price,nationwide, of a gallon of regular is $3.36.
in the AP college football poll/ the Tigers dropped to 9 th …After their loss to Florida State 51-14/ USC dropped to 20th..after their 23-21 loss to tenneessee
in the first BCS standings of the season / Alabama and Florida State …are number one and two/ Clemson is 9th in the BCS standings…USC is 21/ The top two teams …in the final standings… after the end of the regular season…. play in the Rose Bowl …for the national title in January./
Expect great leaf viewing in the coming days. in the Carolinas.. / colors in the northern, higher elevations of South Carolina are still emerging,/ in the upper elevations.of western North Carolina… trees are exploding with color …
At the box office over the weekend/ Gravity'' was tops…/ ``Captain Phillips,'' was second.. both, likely Oscar contenders / 3rd was the horror film remake ``Carrie'' in its debut weekend.
Beware of buying breast milk on-line/ a study BY childrens hospital in ohio..found Nearly 75% of breast milk bought through the site OnlyTheBreast.com was tainted with high levels of disease-causing bacteria, including germs found in human waste./ Thgere are organized networks for milk sharing that are regulated by the Human Milk Banking Association of North America,
the Carolina Panthers defeated the St. Louis Rams 30-15 in a heated game yesterday.
Teen singer Austin Mahone has postponed his tour and is being treated for a blood clot in his throat. / the 17-year-old was admitted to the hospital Thursday ..with a 104 temperature. … ``extreme inflammation in his throat as well as severe dehydration.''/ Mahone won the …artist to watch award …at the MTV Awards.. this year
Thirty-eight percent of Americans who characterize themselves as ``single and looking'' say they've used an online dating site or mobile dating app.
But overall, just 10 percent of Americans say they've tried online dating.
That's up from 44 percent in 2005.
The other side of the coin, more than half of online daters surveyed believe someone else ``seriously misrepresented themselves'' online.
The study also finds that the number of families living in poverty has increased in 49 states, while household median incomes have fallen in 45 states last year. The dour report underscores the challenges young adults face now and foretells trials they're likely to face.
A new study out today raises concerns over millions of young people who are neither in school nor working a job. The Opportunity Nation coalition reports nearly 6 million young people, about 15 percent of those 16 to 24, are simply idle. The coalition also finds that 45 states have seen household median incomes fall in the last year.
The ninth-ranked Tigers allowed the most points in Death Valley history in a 51-14 loss to Florida State, which replaced Clemson at No. 3 in the country
NSA documents revealed by Edward Snowden show that the National Security Agency swept about 70. million French phone records in a 30-day period ..and gathered text messages based on key words../The U.S. ambassador to France has been summoned to explain ...to French Officials... about NSA spying
A Rock Hill man accused of killing his mother and a neighbor ....has died in the custody of the York County Sheriff's Office. / 34-year-old Joshua Grose was pronounced dead about 3 a.m. Sunday at Piedmont Medical Center, after repeatedly hurting himself in jail. An autopsy is expected later today.
Jamie McMurray won at Talladega Superspeedway in a nearly clean race... until rookie Austin Dillon.... lost control on the final lap Sunday,.... allowing the winner to coast across the line under caution. McMurray won for the first time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ...since 2010. /Dale Earnhardt Jr. had to settle for No. 2 again.