SC House committee considers ban on almost all abortions

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A bill that would likely ban almost all abortions in South Carolina is expected to move closer to final approval Tuesday. The House Judiciary Committee is meeting to discuss the “ South Carolina Fetal Heartbeat and Protection from...

Former executive faces prison time in SC nuclear debacle

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The executive who spent billions of dollars on two South Carolina nuclear plants that never generated a single watt of power is almost certain to spend time in prison. Former SCANA Corp. CEO Kevin Marsh signed a deal Tuesday agree...

Body cameras show 5 deputies fire on South Carolina man

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Five of the seven officers trying to arrest a South Carolina man wanted for reckless driving and resisting arrest fired at him as he pulled out a gun while trying to run away, according to body camera footage released Tuesday. Mic...

SC economists face COVID-19 unknown to craft budget estimate

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The board in South Carolina that predicts how much the state will collect in taxes and fees so lawmakers can know how much they can spend wants to be as conservative as possible without hampering government during the COVID-19 pan...