Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
The Latest: South Carolina-LSU game moved to Louisiana
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local):... 10/7/2015 4:16 PM

South Carolina still on edge from flooding; 2 people missing
GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) -- Rivers rose and dams bulged Wednesday as South Carolina faced another anxious day of waiting for the floodwaters to recede, and dive teams searched for two people who disappeared in waters after they drove around a barricade.... 10/7/2015 3:59 PM

Mother-son bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The deadly shooting last week at an Oregon community college has an eerie parallel with the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School that killed 20 pupils and six adult staff members in 2012.... 10/7/2015 2:41 PM

Thousands of drug inmates approved for early prison release
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Drug criminals once described by prosecutors as unrepentant repeat offenders are among those poised to benefit from new sentencing guidelines that are shrinking punishments for thousands of federal prisoners, according to an Associated Press review of court records.... 10/7/2015 10:55 AM

Fire strikes 92-year-old church on Chicago's South Side
CHICAGO (AP) -- About 150 firefighters responded when flames engulfed a 92-year-old church on Chicago's South Side.... 10/7/2015 4:06 PM

Cartel enforcer admits 9 murders but won't name associates
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) -- Once Jose Manuel Martinez acknowledged a vast killing spree that included nine people in California, officials set out to decide whether the self-described cartel enforcer actually carried out the horrific crimes.... 10/7/2015 3:17 AM

Federal investigators hope to find cargo ship's recorder
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Federal investigators looking into the ill-fated voyage of a 790-foot freighter believed to have sunk in the Atlantic during Hurricane Joaquin say they still hope to recover a data recorder from the ship as search crews continue looking for any survivors.... 10/7/2015 12:24 PM

Lawmakers question effectiveness of dietary guidelines
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Lawmakers on Wednesday asked federal officials whether Americans should trust the government's dietary guidelines, which inform everything from school lunches to advice from a doctor.... 10/7/2015 3:46 PM

Judge tosses conviction in NYC tourist killing; man freed
NEW YORK (AP) -- After 25 years of trying to clear himself in a notorious tourist killing, Johnny Hincapie walked out of a courthouse Tuesday, his conviction overturned and his resolve intact.... 10/6/2015 11:56 PM

Government tests technology to find illegal drone operators
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A top aviation official says the government is testing technology that could locate the operators of small drones that are flying illegally near airports.... 10/7/2015 3:35 PM

Recommended for You