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Western Carolinas see heavy rain, isolated flooding Video included

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Flash flooding concerns have prompted rising waters and a small evacuation in parts of the Upstate. More>>

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SC, GA sales tax holidays start Friday

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South Carolina's sales tax holiday arrives just in time for back-to-school shopping. More>>

Emory Hospital in Atlanta to receive Ebola patient

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Emory University Hospital has been told that a patient with the Ebola virus will be transferred to its hospital in Atlanta. More>>

US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

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Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza to start Friday morning for 72 hours, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned that the lull in violence did not guarantee an end to the conflict. More>>

Deputies: 1 arrested, 1 sought, 1 unidentified in Spartanburg armed robbery

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Spartanburg County deputies said one suspect has been arrested and another is sought in an armed robbery that occurred on Wednesday. More>>

Sheriff: Greenville Co. deputies search for suspect in adult store robbery

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Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis confirmed that deputies were searching for a suspect following an armed robbery on Thursday.
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Deputies investigate drowning at Lake Julian

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Crews are searching for a body after a reported drowning at Lake Julian, according to the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Coroner: Gaffney woman dies 4 days after falling from moving golf cart

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A Gaffney woman has died several days after falling from a moving golf cart. More>>

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July 31 is National Mutt Day - a day dedicated to dogs that are mutts and mixed-breeds.
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Spurrier: Clowney was not distraction

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South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier says having one of college football's top playmakers in Jadeveon Clowney was never a burden for the Gamecocks last season.
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Tentative agreement reached on SC Common Core

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Education Department officials in South Carolina say writing panels will consider Common Core math and reading standards but also can craft new ones.
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Weather Blog

Flash Flooding possible tonight and tomorrow

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Over 3 inches of rain fell in Greenville County earlier today, and we could get more tonight.  the ground is saturated with moisture, particularly in Greenville and Anderson counties, so any rain that More>>

Deputies: Lockhart man charged with cruelty to children

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The Union County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man accused of hitting a 9-year-old child, according to sheriff's office spokesperson Kim Bailey. More>>

Tennessee company plans SC amusement park

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A Tennessee company that operates a family amusement park in the Smoky Mountains is planning a similar park in Myrtle Beach. More>>

Florida State tops preseason Amway coaches' poll

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Defending national champion Florida State is ranked No. 1 in the preseason Amway coaches' poll. More>>

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As heavy rains moved through parts of the Upstate on Thursday, some areas saw flooding. More>>

Report: Man shoots girlfriend in neck, threatens to blind her over ex

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A Spartanburg man is accused of shooting his girlfriend in the neck with a BB gun and threatening to blind her after her ex-husband stopped by their home, according to police. More>>

Deputies: Cherrydale Papa John's held up at gunpoint

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Deputies are investigating a second armed robbery of a pizza restaurant in the Cherrydale area in less than a week. More>>

Officials: Patient that sparked scare at Charlotte hospital had Malaria Video included

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According to officials, a patient arrived at Carolinas Medical Center Emergency Department on Tuesday evening after visiting a country known for high risk of infectious diseases.
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Deputies respond to gunshot victim in Greenville County Video included

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Greenville County Deputies say they received a call from the South Carolina Highway Patrol in regards to a gunshot victim at around 11:55 p.m. on Wednesday. More>>

Union mom accused of neglect after leaving baby in car outside store

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A Union mom who was in a grocery store for about 15 minutes, leaving her 16-month-old alone in her truck, was arrested on Wednesday, according to police. More>>

Easley woman says driver's road rage shifted into high gear Video included

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People have seen or snapped silly pictures on their phones. Back on June 20, Heather Parlier took one of a man in Easley after she says he hit her SUV.
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Thursday marks nationwide effort to protect kids from hot cars

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Thursday marks a day of awareness to remind people of the dangers of heatstroke and how quickly a hot car can turn into a deadly weapon. More>>

Mayor: Pickens officer resigns amidst SLED investigation

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A Pickens police officer at the center of a SLED investigation has resigned, according to the mayor. More>>

Greenville Co. same-sex couples apply for marriage licenses Video included

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Putting the debate over same sex marriage front and center, couples lined up in Greenville County to challenge the ban that could go all the way to the Supreme Court. More>>

Deputies search for escaped Macon Co. inmate

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Deputies are searching for an inmate who escaped a work detail at the Macon County jail on Wednesday, according to the sheriff. More>>

Clouds move in, showers not far behind Video included

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Humidity, clouds and rain will all push in over the next 24 hours.  Expect mostly cloudy skies on Thursday morning with a few showers possible.  
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Trip to Africa postponed for Greer philanthropist over Ebola outbreak

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A deadly virus outbreak in west Africa has grounded a Greer philanthropist and his team from traveling there.
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Liberty man using mushrooms to control fire ants Video included

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A Pickens County man is working to create an environmentally-friendly way to kill one of the  area's biggest nuisances - fire ants. More>>

Troopers looking for driver who hit Greenlink bus, building

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South Carolina Highway Patrol said troopers are looking for a driver after a hit-and-run wreck on Wednesday. More>>

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  • US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

    US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:19:29 GMT
    The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours.More >
    Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza to start Friday morning for 72 hours, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned that the lull in violence did not guarantee an end to the conflict.More >
  • Immigration issue produces congressional disarray

    Immigration issue produces congressional disarray

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:19:14 GMT
    A divided House of Representatives is moving forward on a bill to address the immigration crisis on the southern border after GOP leaders made concessions to win conservative support.More >
    Once more, the tea party forced House Speaker John Boehner to blink.More >
  • US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

    US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:17:15 GMT
    Israel's military says it is calling up another 16,000 reserves.More >
    Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire beginning Friday, during which time there will be negotiations on a more durable truce in the 24-day-old Gaza war, the United States and United Nations...More >
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