S.C. lawmakers aim to pass a bond bill in 2019 to address years of deferred maintenance at the state’s buildings and colleges. But Gov. Henry McMaster could veto the borrowing if he wins a new term in November.
A man was asked turn his shirt inside out or leave the Greenville, North Carolina mall because security said his shirt, which included the word “F---” was against mall policy. Christopher Tutt said he believed he was targeted and racially profiled. There is no specifically stated rule at the mall that prohibits profanity on clothing.
Jillian Roth said her 2-year-old daughter, Finley, was bitten by a venomous copperhead snake in Kelleyville, Oklahoma. Her daughter was sent to the hospital and given anti venom. Then they went hunting and found 17 snakes.
A fixed-wing single-engine Cessna plane landed on Parkton Road in east Charlotte, near Mint Hill, after missing a runway at Wilgrove Airport, according to Charlotte officials and the flight-tracking site FlightAware. No one was hurt.
A 6-year-old girl shot in the leg while playing outside a home on Sunstone Drive is the fourth Charlotte child injured by gunfire in the past eight months. She is expected to recover, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.
A 17-year-old was hospitalized after he was bitten by two snakes while mowing a Jacksonville, Florida lawn. The teen said doctors think the bites were from rattlesnakes but venom never entered his body.
Three police officers, two of them undercover, were shot in Kansas City. The suspect was also killed. Two officers were shot during an investigation at a motel; one was shot during a stand off with a suspect.
An endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle was found dead after it was strangled by an Alabama football beach chair that was tangled around its neck. The turtle was found on the beach along the Fort Morgan coast by Matt Ware.
One person was killed and 4 others, including a teenage driver were injured when a pickup crashed into a building in Bamberg County, SC, early Saturday, July 14, 2018, according to the SC Highway Patrol.
Research at N.C. State University shows that prospective teachers were worse at recognizing emotions on black faces. They also mislabeled more black faces as ‘angry’ and thought misbehaving black boys showed more hostility.
New guidelines implemented last week by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services say that legal immigrants can now be deported from the United States if they break the rules of federal and state programs that offer public benefits to immigrants.
Miami Beach police charged Walter Stolper with attempted arson after he threatened to burn down a condo. Cops found gasoline and Nazi imagery. Police say Stolper, facing eviction, told a witness he wanted to kill Jews.
The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced an 80-year-old woman from a cruise ship 150 miles from Wilmington, North Carolina. She was taken to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington for treatment. (Video has no sound.)