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  Fort Worth police chief: ‘Absolutely no excuse’ for officer fatally shooting woman

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus told reporters at a news conference that the victim, Atatiana Jefferson, behaved as any Texas homeowner would do if he or she heard a prowler.
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  Mom reunites with child she thought was dead

The baby she was told had died at birth is now an adult and wants to get to know her.

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  Talk of the Town: Dr. Wendy King discusses wellness for dogs

  Water main break creates massive hole in road, causes some Columbia residents to go without water

Overturned semi closes 2 lanes on I-20 West near I-26 interchange

AARP to introduce 2 transportation programs aimed to help Columbia residents

  Search continues for man wanted in GA abduction; Mom, 2 toddlers found safe in SC

Authorities say two children who were abducted in Georgia were found safe in South Carolina Monday afternoon.
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  Exhausted dog rescued after lying down, refusing to move on Utah trail

The rescue team carried the 190-pound mastiff back down the trail on a stretcher.

  First Alert Forecast: Alert Day Today and Wednesday For Heavy Rain

  Police: Suspect fires shots at 5 Florence police officers; 1 in custody

  Two Richland Northeast students arrested for breach of peace

  South Carolina voters get ‘first look’ at new voting system

  Baby found safe after thief stole car with child inside, suspect still on run

  Are you ready for a plant-based burger at McDonald’s?

  Dealing with trauma and post-traumatic stress after the perceived threat at SC State Fair

  SC fair officials to review emergency plan following stampede Saturday night

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  Calif. man drives to police station with body, admits to 4 murders

Police took the suspect into custody. It’s believed he and the victims knew each other.

SPORTS

Gamecocks’ Kinlaw named to AP Midseason All-America team

White’s field goal helps Gamecocks pull off upset over No. 3 Georgia in double OT

South Carolina entered Saturday’s game hoping to end another losing streak against another SEC foe who has been a proverbial thorn in their side for four years.

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  Police need public’s help to find SC teen missing for nearly 2 weeks

  CFD: 16 units damaged by fire at Columbia storage facility

  Men killed in double homicide in Batesburg-Leesville identified

  Hootie & The Blowfish go crazy for UofSC’s upset over Georgia

FIRST ALERT: Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday bring periods of heavy rain

Expect showers and periods of rain off and on from Tuesday afternoon into early Wednesday morning.
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Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled due to possible metal shavings

An Ohio company is recalling an undetermined amount of seasoned beef used for taco and burrito filling at Taco Bell locations nationwide that may contain metal shavings.

  Richland County man stabbed at My Place Bar and Grill, deputies investigating

  Juvenile arrested in connection to fight at fair prior to panic

  Friends remember Lexington County couple killed in motorcycle crash with deer

  RCSD gives update on reported shooting at State Fair

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