South Carolina may spend $27 million next fiscal year…on another year of credit protection…for taxpayers.. following the 2012 hacking at the state's tax collection agency. /
South Carolina is one of two states that does not outlaw texting while driving.
that may change as lawmakers consider a statewide ban
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners ..because they may mistakenly contain cheese hot dogs…. Harmful to those allergic to dairy
Gas prices jumpd 20 cents… since March. …According to AAA,… the price for a gallon of regular unleaded… in the upstate is $3.42.,
Clemson University' ….is considering … a campus-wide ban on the use of all tobacco products, indoors or outdoors.
General Mills, changed its mind/ The company, which owns Cheerios, Progresso and Yoplait, had posted a notice on its website saying that ..using the company's websites ..or engaging with it online… … meant giving up your right to sue the company// General Mills has dropped that stance ..after it was widely denounced by social media/ .
The 16-year-old boy… hitched a ride from California, to Hawaii, in the landing gear ..wheel well …of a Boeing 767/ the five hour ride.., was at altitudes above 38K feet..higher than mt everest.., without oxygen …and under sub-zero temperatures./ officials say it was miraculous that he lived..they are investigating/
In Downtown Greenville’ ..Condo Rondo is MAY 10, / tour Five spectacular condos in the Main St. area ..a benefit for the Greenville symphony. Details at guild gso.org
Married 70 years..they died within 15 hours of one another last week/ Both from Ohio 92- Helen passed on /, her husband 91- kenneth.. . quickly began to fade , according to his family, and died the next morning/
Theres still the opp for you to play in the project HOPE Invitational Golf Tournament on Monday april 28. …An Evening of HOPE Gala Dinner fundraiser for the autism community.. is the 27th..- details at project hope sc.org
South Korean President Park Geun-hye gets real in her assessment of the captain and some of the crew in the deadly ferry sinking. "The actions ... are akin to murder," she said today, after weekend reports of chaos and confusion as the disaster unfolded. At least 64 people have died and 238 others remain missing. The captain and six others have been arrested.
Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter spent 19 years in prison before being exonerated , then,spent the rest of his life being an advocate for those wrongfully convicted . The middleweight title contender died yesterday He was at 76-
After 8 years…Atlantas..annual Chick-fil-A…. bowl game …will add the word “Peach” back into the title..
Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43/ Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, died Saturday April 19, 2014 in Fair Oaks, Calif
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Sunday that packages of Kraft's ``Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners'' may instead contain the company's ``Classic Cheese Dogs.''
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The Boston Marathon on Monday will run through eight cities and towns on its 26.2-mile course that ends up at the site of last year's bombings. How can police prevent every suspicious item from slipping through?
about 36,000 runners are signed up for today's Boston Marathon -- the second largest field ever to attempt the 26.2-mile course /after last years bombing..at the finish line.. tighter security is in place .....to protect runners and the larger than usual crowd expected today
One person is dead and several others needed hospital treatment after a blaze at a three-story house in a South Carolina beach town. The Horry County chief deputy coroner said one person died in yesterday's fire in Garden City. County Assistant Fire Chief Scott Thompson said several people were taken to hospitals.
Tuition for some online college courses in Georgia will drop for the first time this fall. Georgia officials approved the change this week and say it is part of an effort to increase the number of Georgians with college degrees. The cost for fall classes will drop $20, to $169 per credit hour.