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Senators promise 'no' vote on 'skinny bill'

Added: 28.07.2017 0:09 | 12 views | 0 comments

Three Republicans senators,John McCain of Arizona, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, held a press conference Thursday saying they cannot vote for the GOP health care bill in its current form. (July 27)


GOP senators seek assurance that House won't pass 'skinny repeal' as-is

Added: 27.07.2017 23:38 | 11 views | 0 comments

Three Republican senators say they will not vote for a new health care plan being crafted by GOP leaders — unless they get a guarantee from Speaker Paul Ryan that it will not pass the House as-is.
Sens. John McCain of Arizona, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin say they...


Same-sex domestic violence court win has unintended problem

Added: 27.07.2017 22:16 | 6 views | 0 comments

Both sides in a South Carolina case that decided same-sex couples should get the same domestic violence protection as heterosexual couples are asking the state's high court to set aside its ruling because of a consequence no one wanted.


Senators prepare bill to block firing of special counsel

Added: 27.07.2017 18:30 | 11 views | 0 comments

Warning of "holy hell" to pay if the president fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a top Senate Republican is working to prevent the potential end result, the dismissal of Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is working on legislation that would block the firing...


Man and his mother sent to prison for sex trafficking

Added: 26.07.2017 23:23 | 8 views | 0 comments

A man and his mother were sentenced to prison Wednesday for running a sex-trafficking business, the first people to be convicted of such charges in South Carolina.


South Carolina court rules domestic violence laws cover same-sex couples

Added: 26.07.2017 21:10 | 9 views | 0 comments

South Carolinians in same-sex relationships should get the same legal protection against domestic violence as heterosexual couples, the South Carolina Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday, finding part of the state's domestic violence law unconstitutional.


Court: Violence law unfair to gay South Carolina couples

Added: 26.07.2017 16:23 | 6 views | 0 comments

People in same-sex relationships in South Carolina should get the same legal protections against domestic violence as heterosexual couples, the state's highest court ruled Wednesday.


Get Inspired: Beth Shriever on what it takes to be a BMX racer

Added: 26.07.2017 6:18 | 1 views | 0 comments

With the BMX World Championships taking place in South Carolina, young British hopeful Beth Shriever reveals what it takes to be a BMX racer.


WATCH: Bride's dad makes cardboard cutout of her dog so he can attend wedding

Added: 24.07.2017 12:40 | 2 views | 0 comments

Hillary Bowles' dad surprised her with a cardboard cutout of her dog, Leo, at her July 3 wedding in Charleston, South Carolina.


North Carolina authorities search for armed man in national forest

Added: 23.07.2017 17:38 | 9 views | 0 comments

Authorities are telling visitors to stay away from a national forest in North Carolina while they search for an armed suspect, saying he escaped by stealing a mountain bike at gunpoint.
An area of the Pisgah National Forest extending between Asheville and the South Carolina border was closed Sunday...


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