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# south-carolina - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Police officer who threw student across classroom has been sacked
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Police officer who threw student across classroom has been sacked

Oct 28th 2015, 6:08 PM 25,069 Views 97 Comments

Previous complaints against Ben Fields had been upheld.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Video shows officer flipping school student out of her seat
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Video shows officer flipping school student out of her seat

Oct 27th 2015, 7:15 AM 41,540 Views 95 Comments

The officer has been placed on leave.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Two-year-old finds gun in car, shoots grandmother in the back
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Two-year-old finds gun in car, shoots grandmother in the back

Oct 13th 2015, 4:18 PM 12,898 Views 37 Comments

Local police say that there may be charges levelled.

# south-carolina - Friday 9 October, 2015

Family of black motorist shot by police in shocking video reaches pay settlement
# Walter Scott
# Walter Scott

Family of black motorist shot by police in shocking video reaches pay settlement

Oct 9th 2015, 7:41 AM 10,892 Views 23 Comments

A South Carolina patrolman is charged with the murder for Walter Scott.

# south-carolina - Monday 5 October, 2015

Four killed, as parts of US hit by worst rain 'in a thousand years'
# Heavy Flooding
# Heavy Flooding

Four killed, as parts of US hit by worst rain 'in a thousand years'

Oct 5th 2015, 7:59 AM 27,937 Views 21 Comments

The states of North and South Carolina have been hardest hit.

# south-carolina - Friday 28 August, 2015

Donald Trump invites woman on stage to check his hair is real
# Presidential Candidate
# Presidential Candidate

Donald Trump invites woman on stage to check his hair is real

Aug 28th 2015, 7:38 AM 16,318 Views 42 Comments

The billionaire’s hair is one of his more notable features.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

The black police officer pictured helping a sunstroked white supremacist has spoken
# Modest Man
# Modest Man

The black police officer pictured helping a sunstroked white supremacist has spoken

Jul 21st 2015, 12:55 PM 31,836 Views 40 Comments

Leroy Smith says he hopes “this photo will be a catalyst for people to work to overcome some of the hatred and violence we have seen in our country”.

# south-carolina - Monday 20 July, 2015

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman
# The Bigger Man
# The Bigger Man

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman

Jul 20th 2015, 9:37 AM 34,209 Views 52 Comments

This is something you couldn’t make up.

# south-carolina - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Two die after mid-air collision between fighter jet and plane
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Two die after mid-air collision between fighter jet and plane

Jul 8th 2015, 10:42 AM 15,465 Views 8 Comments

The plane crash occurred over South Carolina.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Woman seeks the public's help to solve the mystery of who she is...
# Who Am I
# Who Am I

Woman seeks the public's help to solve the mystery of who she is...

Jun 30th 2015, 10:53 PM 36,845 Views 21 Comments

In that she literally has no idea. The woman, known only as ‘Sam’, was found in South California with amnesia and no clue as to her identity.

# south-carolina - Friday 26 June, 2015

WATCH: Obama sings 'Amazing Grace' at funeral for Charleston church leader
# Charleston Shooting
# Charleston Shooting

WATCH: Obama sings 'Amazing Grace' at funeral for Charleston church leader

Jun 26th 2015, 9:02 PM 21,509 Views 57 Comments

He said the Charleston shooter was “blinded by hatred.”

# south-carolina - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Watch: Officers high-five as the US's most wanted man is calmly arrested by small-town cops
# Charleston
# Charleston

Watch: Officers high-five as the US's most wanted man is calmly arrested by small-town cops

Jun 24th 2015, 7:41 AM 27,870 Views 36 Comments

Dylann Roof was arrested the morning after the Charleston shootings.

# south-carolina - Thursday 18 June, 2015

# south-carolina - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car
# Hero
# Hero

Watch: Incredible footage of police officer pulling drunk man from burning car

Jun 4th 2015, 9:46 AM 13,849 Views 13 Comments

Brave doesn’t cover it.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Man arrested for animal cruelty after Staffie found with mouth taped shut
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Man arrested for animal cruelty after Staffie found with mouth taped shut

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:05 PM 27,031 Views 35 Comments

Warning: This article contains a graphic photo of the dog’s injuries.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Secret video shows student allegedly spitting into her roommates' food
# Yuck
# Yuck

Secret video shows student allegedly spitting into her roommates' food

May 5th 2015, 9:10 PM 27,553 Views 0 Comments

Her roommates filmed her in the kitchen.

# south-carolina - Saturday 11 April, 2015

"I don't think he ever met an enemy": Man shot by police officer is laid to rest
# Walter Scott
# Walter Scott

"I don't think he ever met an enemy": Man shot by police officer is laid to rest

Apr 11th 2015, 7:05 PM 16,148 Views 44 Comments

A video of the shooting sparked outrage.

# south-carolina - Friday 10 April, 2015

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Apr 10th 2015, 12:55 PM 6,930 Views 0 Comments

All of the news, none of the waiting.

Dashcam video shows Walter Scott and policeman moments before shooting
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Dashcam video shows Walter Scott and policeman moments before shooting

Apr 10th 2015, 7:28 AM 24,938 Views 121 Comments

The video was released by police.

# south-carolina - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

"The most horrible thing I've ever seen" - Victim's mother on video of cop shooting
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

"The most horrible thing I've ever seen" - Victim's mother on video of cop shooting

Apr 8th 2015, 6:54 PM 16,217 Views 46 Comments

Patrolman Michael Thomas Slager was videoed shooting Walter Scott dead.

US police officer charged with murdering black man after video of shooting emerges
# Walter Scott
# Walter Scott

US police officer charged with murdering black man after video of shooting emerges

Apr 8th 2015, 12:41 AM 52,639 Views 112 Comments

Patrolman Michael Slager shot Walter Scott several times in the back.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Hurricane Bertha will miss us, but other possible storms are 'being monitored'
# Wet And Wild
# Wet And Wild

Hurricane Bertha will miss us, but other possible storms are 'being monitored'

Aug 5th 2014, 11:14 PM 47,497 Views 37 Comments

The weather system is going to “lose its tropical characteristics,” apparently.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Largest flying bird EVER (with a wingspan of 6.4 metres) found at airport
# Avian Flew
# Avian Flew

Largest flying bird EVER (with a wingspan of 6.4 metres) found at airport

Jul 8th 2014, 10:27 AM 24,641 Views 31 Comments

Its wings were so big that it wouldn’t have been able to get airborne easily.

# south-carolina - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'Lasagne disaster' inspires the best headline ever
# Lasagne Was Everywhere
From The Daily Edge
# Lasagne Was Everywhere

'Lasagne disaster' inspires the best headline ever

May 21st 2014, 6:00 PM 33,492 Views 61 Comments

Garfield would have had a field day.

# south-carolina - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Someone stole an entire toilet from a hotel room without being noticed
# Oh Crap
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Crap

Someone stole an entire toilet from a hotel room without being noticed

Mar 5th 2014, 8:30 PM 3,177 Views 3 Comments

How did they get it through reception?

# south-carolina - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Video shop owner takes pity on customer arrested for not returning Jennifer Lopez video
# Late Fees
From The Daily Edge
# Late Fees

Video shop owner takes pity on customer arrested for not returning Jennifer Lopez video

Feb 22nd 2014, 1:30 PM 1,823 Views 0 Comments

The charges were dropped after the story went viral around the world.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Anti-social 'bachelor' Gorilla moved from zoo because he doesn't like girls
# Going Ape
From The Daily Edge
# Going Ape

Anti-social 'bachelor' Gorilla moved from zoo because he doesn't like girls

Sep 24th 2013, 3:22 PM 1,887 Views 3 Comments

He’s off to live a life of solitude.

# south-carolina - Monday 23 September, 2013

US punter goes looking for hot dog buns, wins $400 million lottery prize
# Lotto Luck
# Lotto Luck

US punter goes looking for hot dog buns, wins $400 million lottery prize

Sep 23rd 2013, 10:16 PM 19,853 Views 37 Comments

Start your envy. A man who wasn’t even looking for a ticket has won $400 million dollars. On his second time playing the lotto.

# south-carolina - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Irish Travellers are prospering in America and "make most of their money from life insurance"
# TRAVELLERS IN AMERICA
# TRAVELLERS IN AMERICA

Irish Travellers are prospering in America and "make most of their money from life insurance"

Aug 18th 2013, 8:45 AM 174,193 Views 70 Comments

Two secretive Traveller communities allowed a TV3 documentary-maker access recently. He found that after 200 years in the US, some of their traditions remain the same – while some are markedly different.

# south-carolina - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

BOOM: Jadeveon Clowney delivers the biggest hit of the college football season
# Pow!
From The42
# Pow!

BOOM: Jadeveon Clowney delivers the biggest hit of the college football season

Jan 2nd 2013, 9:55 AM 1,889 Views 0 Comments

That has to leave a mark.

# south-carolina - Friday 14 September, 2012

Woman finds ex-boyfriend living in her attic
# Not Ok
From The Daily Edge
# Not Ok

Woman finds ex-boyfriend living in her attic

Sep 14th 2012, 10:31 AM 27,712 Views 32 Comments

The man, who had recently been released from jail, could see into her bedroom through air vents.

# south-carolina - Friday 13 April, 2012

South Africans dominate Malaysia leaderboard while Donald goes South in Carolina
# Oh Carolina
From The42
# Oh Carolina

South Africans dominate Malaysia leaderboard while Donald goes South in Carolina

Apr 13th 2012, 12:43 PM 200 Views 0 Comments

Luke and Louis ‘Mr Albatross’ Oosthuizen are hunting a shiny, bedazzled cups to make up for Masters woes

# south-carolina - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Newt Gingrich comeback seals victory in latest US primary
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Newt Gingrich comeback seals victory in latest US primary

Jan 22nd 2012, 9:52 AM 1,911 Views 16 Comments

In an upset victory, Gingrich won 40 per cent of the vote in last night’s South Carolina primary, well ahead of second-placed Mitt Romney.

# south-carolina - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Explainer: What happens now in the US Republican primaries?
# US 2012
# US 2012

Explainer: What happens now in the US Republican primaries?

Jan 21st 2012, 8:15 AM 2,461 Views 13 Comments

So we’ve been through Iowa and New Hampshire, with three dropouts. So what’s next on the road to the Road to the White House?

# south-carolina - Friday 20 January, 2012

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote
# US 2012
# US 2012

As polls narrow Gingrich launches attack on media ahead of Carolina vote

Jan 20th 2012, 10:47 AM 1,109 Views 11 Comments

The final debate ahead of the South Carolina primary vote on Saturday took place last night with polls showing frontrunner Mitt Romney is under pressure.

# south-carolina - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney comes under attack at pre-South Carolina Republican debate

Jan 17th 2012, 11:21 AM 1,051 Views 2 Comments

The battle to be the Republican nominee reaches the conservative state of South Carolina where the first of two pre-primary debates took place overnight.

# south-carolina - Monday 16 January, 2012

Jon Huntsman backs Romney for Republican nod after suspending campaign
# US 2012
# US 2012

Jon Huntsman backs Romney for Republican nod after suspending campaign

Jan 16th 2012, 4:57 PM 1,169 Views 2 Comments

The former diplomat blames in-party mudslinging as he backs Romney – less than a week after calling him “unelectable”.

Jon Huntsman to drop out of Republican Party's White House race
# US 2012
# US 2012

Jon Huntsman to drop out of Republican Party's White House race

Jan 16th 2012, 8:25 AM 813 Views 5 Comments

The former governor of Utah is due to make an announcement later today confirming his support for leading candidate Mitt Romney.