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Conservation groups sue Trump administration over Atlantic oil testing

Dec 12 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C. Environmental groups opposed to offshore drilling sued the federal government on Tuesday to prevent future seismic tests for oil and gas deposits in Atlantic waters off the U.S. East Coast.

Charleston church grieves synagogue massacre, angry at Trump rhetoric

Oct 28 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C. Parishoners at the historic black Emanuel church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Sunday grieved this weekend's Pittsburgh synagogue massacre and recalled a 2015 mass shooting at their church, while chiding President Donald Trump's "rhetoric of hate".

Charleston church grieves synagogue massacre, angry at Trump rhetoric

Oct 28 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C. Parishoners at the historic black Emanuel church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Sunday grieved this weekend's Pittsburgh synagogue massacre and recalled a 2015 mass shooting at their church, while chiding President Donald Trump's "rhetoric of hate".

South Carolina shooting spree leaves one officer dead, six wounded

Oct 04 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C. Seven law enforcement officers were shot, one fatally, when a gunman unleashed a hail of fire on police from inside a home on Wednesday near Florence, South Carolina, sparking a two-hour siege that ended with the suspect's arrest, authorities said. | Video

South Carolina city hopeful as flooding remains a threat

Sep 27 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. Emergency management officials in Georgetown, South Carolina, were optimistic on Thursday that their port community would see less flooding than previously expected in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

South Carolina city braces for flooding in wake of Florence

Sep 26 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. The port city of Georgetown, South Carolina braced on Wednesday for flooding touched off by Hurricane Florence, as emergency management officials urged residents to evacuate despite forecasts that scaled back the threat of 10-foot high water.

UPDATE 2-South Carolina city braces for flooding in wake of Florence

Sep 26 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C., Sept 26 The port city of Georgetown, South Carolina braced on Wednesday for flooding touched off by Hurricane Florence, as emergency management officials urged residents to evacuate despite forecasts that scaled back the threat of 10-foot high water.

Florence-triggered flooding washes into South Carolina

Sep 26 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C., Sept 26 (Reuters) - T housands of people in the Georgetown, South Carolina area were urged to leave as rivers inundated by Hurricane Florence rainwater threatened on Wednesday to submerge neighborhoods under 10 feet of water.

Thousands told to flee as Florence-triggered floods wash into South Carolina

Sep 25 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. Thousands of people in the Georgetown, South Carolina, area were urged to evacuate their homes on Tuesday as rainwater unleashed by Hurricane Florence surged down rivers, threatening to submerge some neighbourhoods under 10 feet of water.

UPDATE 3-Thousands told to flee as Florence-triggered floods wash into S.Carolina

Sep 25 2018

* 46 people killed by storm (Adds new storm forming in Atlantic)

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