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  • Tech
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
People

Photos: Stars light 2015 Oscars Red Carpet

Photos: Stars light 2015 Oscars Red CarpetEmma Stone
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Money

The Best Home Theater Deal in The Country

The Best Home Theater Deal in The CountryThe Best Home Theater Deal in The Country
  • Money
  • 16 hours, 31 minutes ago
News

Photos: Incident at Lee Correctional

Photos: Incident at Lee CorrectionalAn image inside Lee Correctional that was taken by a man claiming to be an inmate.
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  • 42 minutes ago
News

Sumter County Uses MRAP to Train Other SC Officers

Sumter County Uses MRAP to Train Other SC OfficersThe Sumter County Sheriff's Office used their MRAP to train other departments throughout the state on Thursday
  • News
  • 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
Education

SC State Takes No Action on President's Status

SC State Takes No Action on President's StatusSC State University's Board of Trustees took no action on the future of the school's president at a meeting Thursday afternoon.
  • Education
  • 5 hours, 18 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastMostly cloudy, chilly, & dry. High: 51°
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  • 5 hours, 46 minutes ago
Education

USC Breaks Ground on Innovation Center

USC Breaks Ground on Innovation CenterUSC broke ground Thursday on a new data and technology innovation center.
  • Education
  • 8 hours, 58 minutes ago
News

Inside Look: Items People Try to Take on Planes

Inside Look: Items People Try to Take on PlanesTSA officials say they seize everything from bowling pins, knives, liquor bottles, and brass knuckles.
  • News
  • 10 hours, 42 minutes ago
News

Items People Tried to Bring onto a Plane

Items People Tried to Bring onto a PlaneTSA officials show off items that passengers tried to carry onto flights at Columbia Metro Airport.
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  • 10 hours, 45 minutes ago
High School Sports

Hoops: Midlands Flavor to Upper/Lower State Championship Fields

Hoops: Midlands Flavor to Upper/Lower State Championship FieldsThe talent in high-school basketball in South Carolina this year has had a distinctly Midlands flair with several players and teams, and that trend has continued through the playoffs with tons of exciting basketball to come this weekend.
  • High School Sports
  • 12 hours, 44 minutes ago
News

Actor Will Patton Charged with DUI in SC

Actor Will Patton Charged with DUI in SCActor Will Patton has been charged with driving under the influence in his native South Carolina.
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  • 13 hours, 20 minutes ago
Education

SC State Trustees Meet as Senators Want to Fire Them

SC State Trustees Meet as Senators Want to Fire ThemSeveral SC State trustees say they are being unfairly blamed for the university's financial problems.
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  • 13 hours, 30 minutes ago
Military

Community Listening Session on Ft. Jackson Today

Community Listening Session on Ft. Jackson TodayArmy officials are scheduled to meet with supporters of Fort Jackson today at Shandon Baptist Church, 3PM.
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  • 15 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Man Dragged Woman from Car, Choked Her

Deputies: Man Dragged Woman from Car, Choked HerSumter County deputies have arrested a man who they say assaulted a woman earlier this week.
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  • 15 hours, 1 minute ago
News

Recall Issued for Chrysler 200 For Transmission Problem

Recall Issued for Chrysler 200 For Transmission ProblemFiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 26,000 cars in North America to fix transmissions that might not shift into park.
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  • 15 hours, 10 minutes ago
Mr. Food

Fresh Apple Turnovers

Fresh Apple TurnoversThis Amish-style dessert is just what you need after a long day, and you won't even mind making them because this uses shortcut puff pastry!
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  • 16 hours, 27 minutes ago
Mom of the Day

Mom of the Day

Mom of the DayOur Mom of the Day for February 26, 2015 is Uricka Jacobs. Uricka was nominated by her two children Shandrea and Regan Mitchell. Shandrea and Regan tell us they think their mother is so smart and creative. She returned to college and earned a degree all while...
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  • 16 hours, 53 minutes ago
Weather

System Bring Little Snow, Mostly Rain to Midlands

System Bring Little Snow, Mostly Rain to MidlandsA large system of moisture brought some snow but mostly rain to the Midlands Wednesday night.
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  • 18 hours, 9 minutes ago
Local Sports

Blowfish Unveil Lake Murray Partnership, Stadium Update

Blowfish Unveil Lake Murray Partnership, Stadium UpdateThe Lexington County Blowfish are getting ready for their inaugural season in their new home.
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  • 1 day ago
News

Orangeburg Mayor, Community Concerned With Train Collisions

Orangeburg Mayor, Community Concerned With Train CollisionsIt's a scene we have seen over and over, and Wednesday, it happened again. The driver walked away from the accident unharmed, but another car collided with a train.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Player of the Week

Player of the Week - Terrell Blocker

Player of the Week - Terrell BlockerColumbia Capital guard Terrell Blocker is the News19 Player of the Week.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Politics

SC Senate Passes Tougher Domestic Violence Penalties

SC Senate Passes Tougher Domestic Violence PenaltiesThe South Carolina Senate has given key approval to a bill that would create tougher sentences for domestic violence.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Education

Senate Bill Would Remove SC State Trustees

Senate Bill Would Remove SC State TrusteesThe proposal discussed in the Senate Committee Meeting would give all of SCSU's Board of Trustees the boot.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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