TRENDING NEWS MAY 27, 2014
Several road construction projects are expected to begin today … in Anderson County on US 76 North of I-85 and along US 29 / and in Oconee County on SC 24 between 59 and 11
22 Elliot Rodger wrote that when his "life took a very dark turn" at 17, he began fantasizing about punishing "the popular kids for the crime of having a better life than me/ on Friday - He stabbed to death three people in his apartment, shot two women to death outside a sorority house and killed another man inside a deli with gunfire before killing himself near the campus of the University of California, Santa Barbara.
The man was ..naked, incoherent and badly burned – when he was found yesterday …on U.S. 25 ..and Taylor Road near Honea Path./ Witnesses said the man mentioned meeting people onn the internet and that he was set on fire and beaten/ he was airlifted to Augusta Burn Center . his name hasn’t been released.
Google (GOOG), Costco (COST) and Facebook (FB) top a new Glassdoor survey of companies with great salaries and benefits. The tech sector makes up almost half of the list, with 12 companies earning top marks for pay and benefits,/ Pharmaceutical and biotechnology make up the second-largest group with three representatives:/ Costco, at No. 2 on the list, is the only retailer to make the chart,
Junior Achievement of Upstate SC will hold its unique annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 13th at The Preserve at Verdae. Golfers are pampered all day with specialty items at every hole. information:
CEO pay is climbing higher and higher. An Associated Press/ pay study …finds that the head of a typical large public company earned a record $10.5 million …up about a million from 2012/ A chief executive now makes about 257 times the average worker's salary
Taste of the Upstate ..is with a Roaring 20’s theme is Sunday, June 1 from 6-9:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Greenville to benefit loaves and fishes/
Police in Myrtle Beach are continuing to investgiate four separate shootings over the long holiday weekend in Myrtle Beach. Three people were killed and one wounded in one of the shootings Saturday night
A satellite engineer who has been intensively researching the calculations says much of the newly released 45 pages of raw satellite data the Malaysian government says it used to determine the flight path of a missing jetliner is just ``noise.'' Michael Exner says only ``two or three pages'' are important.
State lawmakers want to set aside $200,000 for a program to help Marines ...leaving the service in the Lowcountry... find jobs in the local economy. / The funding is proposed in a Senate spending plan for the coming fiscal year and Lowcountry officials say they welcome all efforts to keep veterans employed in that area.