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    Spartanburg Co. Deputies Arrest Groping Suspect

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    A man accused of fondling three women at stores in Spartanburg County is under arrest Friday morning. Romel Alexander Alfaro, 20, is charged with two counts of assault and battery first degree by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office after they say he groped three victims at Target, Ingles and Walmart Sunday night. More>>

    Memorial For Broome Students Planned Friday Night

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    Principals, students and teachers will be at a memorial service for three students who have died within the past year. More>>

    2.2 Million Bean Bag Chairs Recalled After Deaths

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    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says the zippers on the chairs, which are made by Ace Bayou Corp., can open. More>>

    Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

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    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County. More>>

    Tussle Over Monkey Selfie Settled By Federal Officials

    U.S. regulators rule on monkey selfie. U.S. regulators rule on monkey selfie.
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    The U.S. copyright office has made a ruling about a group of pictures taken by a monkey.The agency has ruled no one has the rights to the now famous pictures.According to CNN the animal took the photos using wildlife photographer David J. Slater's camera.One of the selfies has gone viral making its was to Wikipedia's free-to-use website.Slater asked the site to take it down but Wikipedia says it's uncopyrightable because animals can't own copyrights. More>>

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    • Spartanburg Co. Deputies Arrest Groping Suspect

      Spartanburg Co. Deputies Arrest Groping Suspect

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:20:43 GMT
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      A man accused of fondling three women at stores in Spartanburg County is under arrest Friday morning. Romel Alexander Alfaro, 20, is charged with two counts of assault and battery first degree by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office after they say he groped three victims at Target, Ingles and Walmart Sunday night.
      A man accused of fondling three women at stores in Spartanburg County is under arrest Friday morning. Romel Alexander Alfaro, 20, is charged with two counts of assault and battery first degree by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office after they say he groped three victims at Target, Ingles and Walmart Sunday night.
    • Coroner's Prelim Autopsy of Broome Student Released

      Coroner's Prelim Autopsy of Broome Student Released

      Friday, August 22 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:41:53 GMT
      The student was pronounced dead at Mary Black hospital after they passed out at Broome High School Wednesday.
      The student was pronounced dead at Mary Black hospital after they passed out at Broome High School Wednesday.
    • Memorial For Broome Students Planned Friday Night

      Memorial For Broome Students Planned Friday Night

      Friday, August 22 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:37:44 GMT
      Principals, students and teachers will be at a memorial service for three students who have died within the past year.
      Principals, students and teachers will be at a memorial service for three students who have died within the past year.
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    • Spartanburg Co. Deputies Arrest Groping Suspect

      Spartanburg Co. Deputies Arrest Groping Suspect

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:20:43 GMT
      Romel Alexander AlfaroRomel Alexander Alfaro
      A man accused of fondling three women at stores in Spartanburg County is under arrest Friday morning. Romel Alexander Alfaro, 20, is charged with two counts of assault and battery first degree by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office after they say he groped three victims at Target, Ingles and Walmart Sunday night.
      A man accused of fondling three women at stores in Spartanburg County is under arrest Friday morning. Romel Alexander Alfaro, 20, is charged with two counts of assault and battery first degree by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office after they say he groped three victims at Target, Ingles and Walmart Sunday night.
    • Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

      Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

      Friday, August 22 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:36:40 GMT
      Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.
      Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
      Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
    • Scammer Attempts Hostage Hoax On Lockhart Man

      Scammer Attempts Hostage Hoax On Lockhart Man

      Friday, August 22 2014 10:30 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:30:41 GMT
      The woman told the SCSO investigator that her mother has been deceased for 10 years.The woman told the SCSO investigator that her mother has been deceased for 10 years.
      A phone scammer tried to convince a Lockhart man that he was holding his wife hostage and demanded a ransom. However, the man's wife has been deceased for about a decade according to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.
      A phone scammer tried to convince a Lockhart man that he was holding his wife hostage and demanded a ransom. However, the man's wife has been deceased for about a decade according to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.
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