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    Update: Governor Haley To Suspend Simpsonville Mayor Eichor

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    Simpsonville Mayor Perry Eichor was arrested Tuesday. He faces charges of Intimidation of a Court Official, Misconduct in Office and Obstruction of Justice following a state investigation. More>>

    Williamston Shooting Sends Woman To Hospital

    Williamston police officers are investigating a shooting after a woman was shot in the head on South Hamilton Street. Williamston police officers are investigating a shooting after a woman was shot in the head on South Hamilton Street.
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    Williamston police officers are investigating a shooting after a woman was shot in the head on South Hamilton Street. Captain Kevin Marsee says it happened Tuesday night around 10:30 at the victim's home on South Hamilton Street in the city of Williamston. More>>

    Greenville Moms Accused of Abandoning Babies Charged Differently Video included

    Sharon Ferguson, left, is accused of abandoning her newborn in a trashcan Monday. She faces a more severe charge than Jessica Blackham, right, who abandoned her baby in a toilet at the Bi-Lo Center in 2011. Sharon Ferguson, left, is accused of abandoning her newborn in a trashcan Monday. She faces a more severe charge than Jessica Blackham, right, who abandoned her baby in a toilet at the Bi-Lo Center in 2011.
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    The Greenville woman accused of abandoning her newborn in a trash can Monday faces a more severe charge than the woman who abandoned her baby in a toilet at the Bi-Lo Center in 2011. More>>

    Duke: Moving Coal Ash Would Cost Up To $10 Billion

    Duke Energy Says Customers Will Likely Foot The Bill To Cleanup Coal Ash Duke Energy Says Customers Will Likely Foot The Bill To Cleanup Coal Ash
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    Duke Energy says that removing all of the company's coal ash away from North Carolina's rivers and lakes would take decades and cost up to $10 billion, with the state's electricity customers likely footing nearly all the bill. Duke's North Carolina president Paul Newton told state lawmakers Tuesday the company needs flexibility to consider more cost-efficient options that include leaving much of its 100 million tons of toxic ash in place after being covered with giant tarps and soil. More>>

    Neighbors Protest After Community of Sex Offenders Moves In Video included

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    A Roebuck neighborhood is angry after a community of felons moved in next door. “We've got families all around us that have children and it's going to hurt all of us," said Michael Burgett.  More>>

    Clemson Researchers Develop Robot to Protect Students from School Shooters

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    Researchers at Clemson University are developing new technology that could keep students safe from school shooters. More>>

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    • Mom bites off dog's ear to save daughter during attack

      Mom bites off dog's ear to save daughter during attack

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:49:19 GMT
      Image from CNN/KHOU-TVImage from CNN/KHOU-TV
      In a backyard in Alvin, swings a very lucky girl. Her name is Mackenzi Plass, or Kenzi for short, and she survived a dog attack and has undergone several surgeries."She'll be two and a half in May," said her very proud mother Chelsi Camp. "She's doing great. You wouldn't know it if you couldn't see."Mackenzi has scars on her face after the ordeal just weeks ago that put her mother's animal instincts to the test."You do whatever you can," said Camp. "I don't have physical strength at my side."...
      In a backyard in Alvin, swings a very lucky girl. Her name is Mackenzi Plass, or Kenzi for short, and she survived a dog attack and has undergone several surgeries."She'll be two and a half in May," said her very proud mother Chelsi Camp. "She's doing great. You wouldn't know it if you couldn't see."Mackenzi has scars on her face after the ordeal just weeks ago that put her mother's animal instincts to the test."You do whatever you can," said Camp. "I don't have physical strength at my side."...
    • April Mugshots

      April Mugshots

      Thursday, April 10 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:54:25 GMT

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

    • MUGS: 36 Arrests In Greenville Prostitution Sting

      MUGS: 36 Arrests In Greenville Prostitution Sting

      Wednesday, February 26 2014 12:58 PM EST2014-02-26 17:58:17 GMT
      The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
      The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
      The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
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    • Duke: Moving Coal Ash Would Cost Up To $10 Billion

      Duke: Moving Coal Ash Would Cost Up To $10 Billion

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:58:27 GMT
      Duke Energy Says Customers Will Likely Foot The Bill To Cleanup Coal AshDuke Energy Says Customers Will Likely Foot The Bill To Cleanup Coal Ash
      Duke Energy says that removing all of the company's coal ash away from North Carolina's rivers and lakes would take decades and cost up to $10 billion, with the state's electricity customers likely footing nearly all the bill. Duke's North Carolina president Paul Newton told state lawmakers Tuesday the company needs flexibility to consider more cost-efficient options that include leaving much of its 100 million tons of toxic ash in place after being covered with giant tarps and soil.
      Duke Energy says that removing all of the company's coal ash away from North Carolina's rivers and lakes would take decades and cost up to $10 billion, with the state's electricity customers likely footing nearly all the bill. Duke's North Carolina president Paul Newton told state lawmakers Tuesday the company needs flexibility to consider more cost-efficient options that include leaving much of its 100 million tons of toxic ash in place after being covered with giant tarps and soil.
    • Early Primary Voting Begins Thursday In NC

      Early Primary Voting Begins Thursday In NC

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:28:01 GMT
      Early voting for the May 6 primary begins this week across North Carolina.Early voting for the May 6 primary begins this week across North Carolina.
      Early voting for the May 6 primary begins this week across North Carolina.
      Early voting for the May 6 primary begins this week across North Carolina.

    • Expedition set to sail to recover sunken gold

      Expedition set to sail to recover sunken gold

      An expedition is setting out from South Carolina to recover the rest of the gold thought to be aboard the wreck of the S.S. Central America off the North Carolina coast.
      An expedition is setting out from South Carolina to recover the rest of the gold thought to be aboard the wreck of the S.S. Central America off the North Carolina coast.
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    • Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs

      Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:25:09 GMT
      Nepalese authorities were meeting with Sherpa mountain guides Tuesday in an attempt to avert a climbing strike after the deadliest avalanche ever recorded on Mount Everest killed at least 13 of the guides.
      Sherpa guides were leaving Mount Everest's base camp on Wednesday as part of a walkout following the mountain's deadliest disaster, as some expedition companies announced that they were canceling their climbs this...
    • Jet stowaway undetected for hours before departure

      Jet stowaway undetected for hours before departure

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:44:25 GMT
      Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security...
      A 15-year-old stowaway who survived a flight over the Pacific in a jet's wheel well spent seven hours undetected in what is supposed to be a highly secure area of San Jose International Airport before the flight...
    • 'Piles and piles' of bodies in S. Sudan slaughter

      'Piles and piles' of bodies in S. Sudan slaughter

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:24:54 GMT
      The U.N.'s top humanitarian official in South Sudan says he saw "piles and piles" of bodies after rebels belonging to one ethnic group slaughtered members of other groups in a remote town.
      The townsfolk believed the mosque was safe. They crammed inside as rebel forces in South Sudan took control of the town from government troops. But it wasn't safe. Robbers grabbed their cash and mobile phones. Then...
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    • Clemson's McDaniels To Enter NBA Draft

      Clemson's McDaniels To Enter NBA Draft

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:49:43 GMT
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      Clemson basketball star K.J. McDaniels will bypass his final year of eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft according to The Greenville News.
      Clemson basketball star K.J. McDaniels will bypass his final year of eligibility and enter the 2014 NBA Draft according to The Greenville News.
    • Gamecocks Shutout Davidson

      Gamecocks Shutout Davidson

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:03:25 GMT
      Eighth ranked South Carolina broke open a one-run game with six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and five Gamecock pitchers combined for a six-hit shutout in an 8-0 victory over Davidson on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
      Eighth ranked South Carolina broke open a one-run game with six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and five Gamecock pitchers combined for a six-hit shutout in an 8-0 victory over Davidson on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
    • Liberty Downs Clemson

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:53:35 GMT
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      Liberty overcame an early 3-0 deficit to defeat No. 20 Clemson 4-3 Tuesday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
      Liberty overcame an early 3-0 deficit to defeat No. 20 Clemson 4-3 Tuesday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
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    • Powdered Alcohol Approved by US Government

      Powdered Alcohol Approved by US Government - Scene on 7

      Monday, April 21 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:30:23 GMT
      A powdered alcohol called "Palcohol" is expected to hit shelves this Fall. That's because the US government just approved the product, so Jennifer Martin hits the streets to see if you'd try it.
      A powdered alcohol called "Palcohol" is expected to hit shelves this Fall. That's because the US government just approved the product, so Jennifer Martin hits the streets to see if you'd try it.
    • Fire Eating and Classic Cars in Tonight’s Top Talker

      Fire Eating and Classic Cars in Tonight’s Top Talker

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:30:24 GMT
      Jennifer and Vanessa head to the Pickens Azalea Festival to get the story on what’s to see this weekend! Check it out and head to Pickens yourself for all the fun.
      Jennifer and Vanessa head to the Pickens Azalea Festival to get the story on what’s to see this weekend! Check it out and head to Pickens yourself for all the fun.
    • A "Southern Charm" Scandal

      A "Southern Charm" Scandal

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:31:01 GMT
      A "Southern Charm" ScandalA "Southern Charm" Scandal
      Former State Treasurer Thomas Ravenel announces the birth of his baby and the baby mama is a woman less than half his age.
      Former State Treasurer Thomas Ravenel announces the birth of his baby and the baby mama is a woman less than half his age.
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