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Swamp Rabbits home opener and this weekend’s games rescheduled

Ticket holders for the Swamp Rabbits home opener this weekend will have to wait to see their hockey team play for the first time this season at the Well. The game has been postponed due to a mechanical failure with the arena’s ice chiller. This also affects...


Body of missing fisherman may have been found in Lake Russell

The family of Mitchell Gibson, the 27 year-old fisherman who went missing on Lake Russell this past March, says that his body may have been found yesterday. The family informed DNR officials that they hired a company to use a side-scan sonar to search the...


USC Upstate student arrested for exposing himself

According to reports, a USC Upstate student has been arrested on charges of sexual exposure and simple possession of marijuana. The arrest stems from an incident that happened this past Sunday, during which Avery Zorn is said to have exposed himself while...


Police chase injures 3 people in Anderson

An Anderson Police pursuit of a vehicle reported stolen in Clemson started at around 11 this morning and ended just 5 minutes later with an accident that sent three people to the hospital. Anderson Police Chief Jim Stewart says that officers spotted the...

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Roaming elk makes history in Pickens County

For the first time in centuries, a wild elk has been seen in the Upstate. Residents in Northern Pickens County have reported seeing the bull elk roaming the area and consider this a historic moment. The state Department of Natural Resources is monitoring the...

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Anderson Deputies investigating shots fired at Spinx

According to Anderson dispatch, deputies are investigating a shooting at the Spinx gas station on Highway 28...

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Woman’s body found in abandoned home

Simpsonville police and the Greenville County coroner’s office is investigating a suspicious...

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3 shootings overnight in Anderson

Investigators in Anderson responded to three reported shootings Tuesday night into Wednesday...

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Reported shooting in Upstate, dispatchers say

Three people were reportedly shot Tuesday night on Montague Street in Anderson, Anderson County dispatchers...

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First elk sighting in SC in nearly 300 years, biologists say

For the first time in more than two centuries, an elk has been spotted in South...

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National News

US: Contractor in NSA case had intelligence officers’ names

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says classified information stolen by a former National Security Agency contractor includes names of covert intelligence officers. Prosecutors made the allegation in a court filing Thursday. Attorneys for Harold T....

A sign hangs outside the decorated Theta Delta Chi fraternity near the University of California, Berkeley campus Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif. UC Berkeley's fraternity and sorority parties are back on this weekend, after a weeklong self-imposed ban. But there will be new guidelines that members say are aimed at eliminating sexual assaults.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Fraternity parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelines

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fraternity and sorority parties will be back this weekend at the University of California, Berkeley after a one-week suspension, but with new guidelines aimed at keeping the often booze-filled bashes free of sexual...

Two people take to the waters at Tempe Town Lake while paddle boarding as temperatures are expected to break records again Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona is in the midst of a heat wave that has made October one of the hottest on records. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

The Latest: Temps in Phoenix hit new record high of 100

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on a heat wave sweeping Arizona in the month of October (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A heat wave that has hit Phoenix hard this month has reached new, sweltering heights. The National Weather Service says the high temperature...

Obama says health consumers need to shop around

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is telling workers and volunteers signing up customers for health insurance coverage that the enrollment season comes at a critical time in the Affordable Care Act’s history. In a conference call, Obama is...

McCrory says death toll from Hurricane Matthew rises to 28

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s governor says the toll from Hurricane Matthew in North Carolina has risen to 28 dead. Gov. Pat McCrory told a briefing Thursday that a man from the community of Kinston has died from injuries he sustained in the...

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Gratuitous Hatred Is Destroying Republicans — Just as in Ancient Israel

I have been a radio talk show host for 33 years, nationally syndicated for 18. I have never experienced anything similar to what I am experiencing now. Until recently, the only hate mail I ever received was from a small number people on the left. The major...

Six reasons Trump is still better than Clinton

I spent Friday’s radio show explaining to incredulous guests that of course I’d support Donald Trump if he is the GOP nominee. “But after he just insulted you and your radio show in front of 15 million people?” came the question. When...

Why Do We Choose the Leaders We Hate Most?

Major polls seem to agree that the two most unpopular politicians in the country are Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but (unless something changes quickly) the public may be forced to choose between these reviled figures in the November election. The...

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