General Motors is expanding a recall of compact cars …due to an ignition problem, that has resulted in the death of 13 people. / The recall now affects over a million- vehicles… built between 2003 and 2007./ Saturn Ions and Sky, Chevrolet HHRs, and Cobalts …and Pontiac Solstice/ GM's engineers concluded there was a problem with the ignition switch in 2005, / take the vehicle to a dealer, to replace the ignition switch at no charge.
It's a whopping dose of hydrocodone packed in an easy-to-crush capsule,/" more than 40 health care, and addiction treatment groups …are.. urging the Food and Drug Administration to revoke approval of the prescription drug Zo-hydro/ . One expert its five times more potent than current medications/ "It will kill people as soon as it's released,"/zohydro is set to be released next month
a Gaffney manufacturer needs to fill 25 positions..go to sc works.org/
a sports bar- arcade- will open at magnolia park --gvl …by the end of the year/ hiring info is at daveandbusters.com
SC lawmakers are considering a statewide ban on texting and driving/ and…
Theres a proposed amendment to the SC constitution ..that would allow couples to divorce after 150 days of separation,… rather than one year.
Consumer Reports' all-around top-rated car for the 2014 model year. Is The all-electric Tesla Model S
a Gaffney manufacturer is hiring machine operators, quality auditors and others ..at a job fair today …details at sc works.org/
daveandbusters sports bar- arcade- / will open at magnolia park --gvl by the end of the year/ go to daveandbusters.com
a SC Air ..National Guard.. defense exercise with fighter jets.. from at Mcintire… is scheduled today over Anderson and Columbia …
Consumer Reports' all-around top-rated car for the 2014 model year. Is The all-electric Tesla Model S /top picks – include the Honda accord/Audi A6/ Toyota prius/BMW 328i
S.C. State University will run out of money early next month to pay its bills. The 3,400-student Orangeburg school is working with vendors to buy extra time while it ties to work through a $13 million cash shortfall,/ Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/#storylink=cpy
Tinis and Tapas, A Night at the Oscars…is Saturday night at the Country Club of Spartanburg.. to benefit hope center for children
A bill that outlaws texting while driving..in SC … is headed to the state Senate floor.
Obesity rates for those ages 2 to 5 years have plummeted over the past decade,/ a new study shows between 2003 and 12, obesity rates… for those ages… declined from 14% to 8%.
President Barack Obama is ordering the Pentagon to accelerate planning for a full U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of this year.
South Carolina is the only state in the South without a texting ban…that may soon change..A bill that outlaws sending messages …while the wheels are rolling… is headed to the state Senate floor.
city engineers plan to study the deadliest intersections in the city of Greenville.. and …how to make them safer/Woodruff Road and Interstate 385 //Haywood Road at Interstate 385 //Wade Hampton Boulevard at Pleasantburg Drive.
federal officials have launched a criminal probe of a Northern California slaughterhouse that recently recalled more than 8. million pounds of beef. / The USDA says Rancho feeding Corp.. ...processed diseased and unhealthy animals and circumvented federal inspection rules./ The recalled beef was sold at Walmart and other national chains ...and used in products, including Hot Pockets.
Colorado's Pueblo County says it collected $56,000 in sales taxes ...from just two recreational marijuana stores that opened there in January/ . Officials say the two shops had about $1 million in total sales that month./ Three more stores opened in Pueblo County in February, and officials expect the marijuana industry will generate more than $700K... in tax revenue.... for the county by the end of the year.
They're called bitcoins and they are supposed to be the new ``in'' thing when it comes to virtual currency. But the sudden disappearance of one of the largest bitcoin exchanges has put a chill those thinking about using the online exchanges. Prominent bitcoin supporters said the apparent collapse of the Tokyo-based Mt. Gox exchange is an isolated case of mismanagement. And they say the collapse will weed out ``bad actors'' in the industry. But the sudden setback also raises serious questions about the use of bitcoins. At least one supporter says the blow could be fatal to bitcoins' quest for public acceptance.
the new H&M store at Carolina Place is set to open Feb. 27,
The 17,000-square-foot apparel retailer will open at noon. In Charlotte, H&M has a store in Northlake Mall and is building a third location at SouthPark mall.