South Carolina beats Florida to reach Final Four

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South Carolina has completed its surprise run to the Final Four

Passenger dies more than a week after South Carolina crash

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AP) — A passenger has died more than a week after a crash on Interstate 26 in South Carolina SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina's Wilson excels as game's best amid struggles

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AP) — South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson is perhaps standing taller than ever after a season in which and the defending national champions struggled COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina Scare: Defending champs hold off Aggies 63-52

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AP) — A'ja Wilson had 19 points and 16 rebounds to lead South Carolina to a 63-52 victory over North Carolina A&T on Friday night after the 15th-seeded Aggies threw a serious scare into the defending national champions COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP)

Bus carrying high school chorus crashes in South Carolina

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AP) — Authorities say 17 people were hurt, two seriously, when a charter bus carrying a high school chorus team crashed in South Carolina COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (AP)

North Carolina man pleads in 2016 South Carolina death

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AP) — A North Carolina man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty to a South Carolina killing nearly two years ago GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP)

Ban Gone: South Carolina stepping into postseason

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AP) — For more than 15 years, the state of South Carolina stood on the sidelines watching as big-time, postseason basketball passed it by COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina man who reported wife missing charged in case

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AP) — A South Carolina man who called police in 2012 to report his wife missing is now charged in her death CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP)

Greensboro man wanted in several robberies arrested in South Carolina

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GREENSBORO — A Greensboro man accused of robbing at least five businesses in October in the city was arrested in Charleston, South Carolina, on Wednesday

KKK plans South Carolina State House rally

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The Ku Klux Klan will hold a rally at the South Carolina State House next month, state officials confirmed Monday

No. 5 South Carolina powers past Western Carolina, 101-43

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5 South Carolina bounced back from its first loss of the season with a 101-43 pummeling of Western Carolina on Thursday night COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) AP) — A'ja Wilson scored 29 points and Alexis Jennings had 19 as No.

Count on defense when Duke plays South Carolina

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7 seed South Carolina (23-10 GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) AP) — No. 2 seed Duke (29-7) vs. No.

Driver charged with hitting South Carolina crossing guard

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AP) — A driver has been charged with hitting a South Carolina crossing guard and then fleeing the scene FORT MILL, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina State fends off late North Carolina A&T rally

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AP) — Donte Wright scored 17 points, Patrell Rogers scored 16 and South Carolina State held on to beat North Carolina A&T 90-85 on Saturday ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina road to be renamed for fallen officer

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AP) — Part of a South Carolina road will be renamed to honor a sheriff's deputy shot and killed in the line of duty last month FORT MILL, S.C. (AP)

Ft. Bragg soldier charged in South Carolina motel death

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Bragg has been charged in the death of a woman whose body was found in a South Carolina motel MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) AP) — A soldier stationed at Ft.

South Carolina St downs North Carolina Central 102-79

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AP) — Donte Wright scored 29 points with seven 3-pointers, James Richardson scored 19, and South Carolina State hit 13 3s in beating sixth-place North Carolina Central 102-79 on Saturday to end a two-game skid ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP)

Samuel's 3 TDs lift South Carolina over NC State 35-28

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AP) — Deebo Samuel returned the opening kickoff 97 yards for a score and caught two touchdown passes from Jake Bentley as South Carolina defeated North Carolina State 35-28 on Saturday in the season opener for both teams CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

NC State hopes veterans provide edge against South Carolina

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AP) — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren spent the offseason touting the Wolfpack's depth and experience. Now his team gets a Saturday opener against a power-conference opponent — South Carolina in Charlotte — in the first test RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Man who fled sex crimes trial found dead in South Carolina

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AP) — A North Carolina man who fled from a courtroom before he was found guilty of indecent liberties with a child has been found dead in South Carolina RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

12-year-old girls bitten by shark at South Carolina beach

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AP) — Firefighters say two 12-year-old girls have been bitten by a small shark off the South Carolina coast DEBORDIEU BEACH, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina man gets life in killing 2 North Carolina men

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AP) — A South Carolina man has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting and killing two North Carolina men nearly three years ago GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP)

4 accused of kidnapping 3-year-old South Carolina girl

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Authorities in South Carolina have accused four people of kidnapping a 3-year-old girl by forcibly taking her from her mother’s arms PICKENS, S.C.

Rain forecast gives South Carolina firefighters hope

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AP) — A forecast for rain this week is giving hope to South Carolina firefighters battling a blaze in the northwestern corner of the state. The South Carolina Forestry Commission hopes to contain the Pinnacle Mountain fire by PICKENS, S.C. (AP)

North Carolina diver's body found in South Carolina river

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AP) — The body of a missing North Carolina diver has been found in a South Carolina river MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP)

Wind gust sends bounce house airborne in South Carolina, injuring several children (Video)

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South Carolina authorities say a bounce house was lifted into the air by a gust of wind, sending several children to the hospital TAYLORS, S.C.

North Carolina man detained in death of South Carolina woman

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AP) — A North Carolina man has been detained in the shooting death of a woman whose body was found in a South Carolina motel earlier this week MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP)

Man killed amid gunfire with officers in South Carolina

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Authorities say a call reporting a domestic dispute at South Carolina's Sumter Mall resulted in the fatal shooting of a man in an exchange of gunfire with police SUMTER, S.C.

Duke women upset No. 3 South Carolina 74-63

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3 South Carolina 74-63 on Sunday DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Rebecca Greenwell scored seven of her 29 points in the final 5½ minutes, leading Duke past No.

Gay marriages start in South Carolina

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A South Carolina court issued a marriage license to a same-sex couple on Wednesday despite the state''s constitutional ban against the practice and the attorney general''s pledge to d CHARLESTON, S.C. —

NC father, son die in fiery crash in South Carolina

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Authorities say a father and son from North Carolina died when their motor home flipped over an embankment and caught fire on Interstate 77 in South Carolina CHESTER, S.C.

Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

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AP) — Sindarius Thornwell had 24 points, Chris Silva scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half and seventh-seeded South Carolina stunned No. GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP)

Officials ID North Carolinians dead in South Carolina wreck

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AP) — Officials have identified a North Carolina woman and her child who were killed in a wreck on Interstate 77 in South Carolina ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP)

Men sentenced in 2014 killing of South Carolina man in fire

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AP) — Two men involved in the torture and fire that killed a South Carolina man in 2014 have been sentenced to prison CONWAY, S.C. (AP)

Family visit to Iran leaves South Carolina tech worker stuck

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AP) — Unable to enjoy what was supposed to be a three-week vacation with her family in Iran, Nazanin Zinouri now worries about when and if she will be able to go home to South Carolina RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

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Man wanted in fatal South Carolina bank holdup arrested

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AP) — A North Carolina police chief says officers have arrested a man wanted in the deaths of two South Carolina bank branch workers GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP)

Teen bitten by shark at South Carolina island

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AP) — Researchers say a teen appears to have suffered a shark bite on South Carolina's Hilton Head Island HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP)

South Carolina prosecutor opposes new trial for woman

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AP) — South Carolina prosecutors oppose a request by a North Carolina woman for a new trial or sentencing after she was convicted of killing her husband WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

North Carolina teens stole 43 guns from South Carolina store

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AP) — Two North Carolina teens have admitted they drove a van through the doors of a South Carolina gun store and stole 43 weapons GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP)

University of South Carolina gets author Ron Rash's archive

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AP) — The University of South Carolina has obtained the archives of North Carolina author Ron Rash COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP)