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Red Cross opens shelter for residents with flood damage

Monday, August 31, 2015

The American Red Cross is opening a shelter for Lowcountry residents who are unable to return home due to flood damage after heavy Monday rains.


Tubman, Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill
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Tubman, Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill

By CAROLYN THOMPSON Associated Press  – Monday, August 31, 2015

SENECA FALLS, N.Y. — Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the names most mentioned Monday as women who should be considered for a redesigned $10 bill during a town hall meeting with U.S.


Freight train derails at Port of Charleston terminal

Monday, August 31, 2015

DAVID WREN


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Charleston Cooks! property on East Bay could be site of new hotel

Monday, August 31, 2015

Another 50-room hotel is being proposed for the Historic District, this time on the site of the Charleston Cooks! culinary shop.


Google app links watch to iPhone
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Google tries to woo iPhone owners with Android watch app

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated Press  – Monday, August 31, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO — Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple’s iPhone, escalating the rivals’ battle to strap their technology on


Local players in U.S. Open have mixed results 
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Jessie Pegula wins, Samantha Crawford loses in first round of U.S. Open

Monday, August 31, 2015

Going 1-for-2 isn’t bad when the tournament is a major.


Citadel fullback job still up for grabs
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At Citadel, fullback job still up for grabs on game-week depth chart

Monday, August 31, 2015

The best battle for a starting job in The Citadel’s preseason camp has been at fullback, and it’s still not over.


Agencies at odds on domestic violence
S.C. panel points to inconsistencies
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Task force finds inconsistencies in domestic violence enforcement

Monday, August 31, 2015

COLUMBIA — Some South Carolina law enforcement agencies don’t take basic steps to prevent or deter future spousal abuse, including separating potential victims from their abusers during ...


USTA satellite tennis returns to Charleston
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USTA satellite tennis returns to Charleston

Monday, August 31, 2015

Satellite tennis is returning to the Charleston area after a five-year absence.


City finally clearing junkyard boats from Ashley River
$104,000 grant to help remove about 10 derelict vessels
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City finally clearing old, abandoned boats from Ashley River

Monday, August 31, 2015

A battered and barnacled 25-foot sailboat dangled from a crane on the edge of the Ashley River near the gateway to the peninsula on Monday.


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Bill Murray takes Keb Mo out to bowl after sold-out show Sunday

Monday, August 31, 2015

It looks like Bill Murray took Blues icon Keb Mo out on the town after his sold-out concert at the Charleston Music Hall on Sunday night.


No ducking rain, tropics for a while  
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No ducking rain, tropics for a while

Monday, August 31, 2015

The worst of it is over, for now. A deluge stirred partly by the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika did its damage Monday, although clouds and rain will keep moving through for a few days. Hurricane ...


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Activists call on governor to remove Dorchester County coroner over ‘racist’ behavior

Monday, August 31, 2015

Civil rights activists on Monday called for South Carolina’s governor to act on what they called “egregious” and “disturbing” behavior by Dorchester County Coroner


Highway 41 widening gets in a faster lane
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Highway 41 widening gets in a faster lane

Monday, August 31, 2015

MOUNT PLEASANT — Town Council will vote next week to shift about $8 million from building the next phase of Billy Swails Boulevard to widening S.C. Highway 41.


Alaska-bound, Obama renames America’s tallest peak
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Alaska-bound, Obama renames America’s tallest peak

By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press  – Monday, August 31, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ahead of a historic trip to the Arctic, President Barack Obama erased a former Republican president’s name from North America’s tallest peak in a move applauded ...


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