- Jury awards crash victim $1M after drunk-driving wreck Updated: Feb-09-16 4:53 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A Richland County jury has awarded about $1 million in punitive damages to a woman injured in a car crash involving a repeat drunken driver.
- 17-year-old suspect back in custody after escaping hospital Updated: Feb-08-16 10:30 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Authorities say a handcuffed 17-year-old boy wanted on two counts of attempted murder has been recaptured after escaping from outside of a Columbia hospital.
- Company with SC plant says new Duke plant in NC not needed Updated: Feb-07-16 2:13 pm
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - An energy company with a power plant in the South Carolina Midlands says a new Duke Energy plant near Asheville is unnecessary.
- Nurse scores 20 as UConn routs East Carolina 92-46 Updated: Feb-06-16 5:04 pm
STORRS, Connecticut - UConn doesn't overlook anybody.
- 15-kilometer run, walk in downtown Columbia benefits USO Updated: Feb-06-16 8:50 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Hundreds of runners, walkers and kids are pounding the streets of Columbia in an effort to benefit the military support organization USO.
- Police: July killing solved by testing bullets fired at cops Updated: Feb-04-16 3:50 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Investigators say they connected a gun taken from a man who fired on police last summer to the killing of a Columbia man near his home three days earlier.
- Columbia school district adding student advisory group Updated: Feb-04-16 9:50 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The school district where a resource officer was removed after tossing a female student from her desk is setting up a student advisory council.
- South Carolina USO celebrates support group's 75th birthday Updated: Feb-04-16 4:11 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The organization tasked by the late President Franklin Roosevelt with strengthening the morale of America's military men and women is celebrating its 75th anniversary.
- Appeals court's chief judge is newest Supreme Court justice Updated: Feb-03-16 3:04 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The chief judge of the South Carolina Court of Appeals is the newest justice on the state Supreme Court.
- Midlands Technical College holds info fair for veterans Updated: Feb-03-16 6:13 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Midlands Technical College is holding a resource fair and information session for veterans and active duty military service members.
- Arsenic levels dropping near Richland County power plant Updated: Feb-02-16 11:44 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Arsenic levels are dropping in ground water near the Wateree River in eastern Richland County as SCE&G continues cleaning up coal ash resulting from generating electric power.
- Columbia police considering policy reining in Taser usage Updated: Feb-02-16 6:08 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Police in Columbia could change when Tasers are used by making it clear that the electric-shock weapons should not be applied on people who are simply refusing to follow orders.
- DOT proposing widening key sections of Interstate 26 Updated: Jan-28-16 7:38 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The Department of Transportation is proposing a $725 million plan to widen two key stretches of Interstate 26 in South Carolina.
- Emory scholar speaks on artist Salvador Dali, Judaism Updated: Jan-28-16 4:32 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Emory University scholar David Blumenthal is discussing the surrealist artist Salvador Dali and his works dealing with the establishment of the state of Israel.
- Columbia groups sponsors Anderson's NASCAR truck Updated: Jan-27-16 3:39 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Columbia is backing hometown NASCAR truck racer Jordan Anderson this season.
- 2 men again convicted of sports betting ring charges Updated: Jan-27-16 6:55 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Two men have again been convicted of being part of a sports betting operation in Columbia.
- Lt Gov McMaster to speak at education rally Updated: Jan-27-16 4:20 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's second-in-command is making an appearance at a rally supporting the notion that parents should have more choices when it comes to educating their children.
- House measure aims to limit ceremony, keep chamber on task Updated: Jan-26-16 6:57 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Some South Carolina House members say they're spending too much time introducing school groups, beauty pageant winners and other constituents who drop by the Statehouse, and they want to increase their productivity by limiting those formalities.
- Police: TX suspect shot by SC cops also shot self in head Updated: Jan-26-16 2:36 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Authorities say a Texas murder suspect shot by police in South Carolina actually died from a self-inflicted gunshot.
- SC flood victims getting an additional $10M in aid Updated: Jan-26-16 11:22 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolinians who were originally refused help following last October's historic floods will be getting about $10 million in aid.
- Jury: SC man exaggerated impairment, scammed govt of $1.5M Updated: Jan-26-16 10:29 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A Blythewood man has been convicted of scamming federal agencies out of more than $1.5 million by exaggerating the impairment of his multiple sclerosis.
- Sheriff: Felon fires on deputy at Columbia disturbance call Updated: Jan-25-16 3:27 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott says a deputy checking on a domestic disturbance was not hurt when someone fired on his car several times.
- Barber shop employee, customer shoot at robbery suspects Updated: Jan-24-16 1:08 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - One suspect is dead following a foiled robbery attempt at a Columbia barber shop.
- The Latest: Several crashes reported on I-85 and I-385 Updated: Jan-22-16 4:38 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The latest developments in a winter storm bringing snow and freezing rain to portions of South Carolina:
- South Carolina group lauds African-American leaders Updated: Jan-22-16 9:27 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The South Carolina African American Heritage Foundation has chosen a group of the state's citizens to honor for their contribution to the culture and history of the state.