Local News
BCSO: “Missing Some Marijuana and Your Pistol?”

Berkeley County Deputies are looking for the owner of a lost pistol and jar of "now-moldy" marijuana.

Meat the Press: Home Team BBQ to Be Featured on Food Network

Another food-themed TV program will feature one of the city's biggest beef businesses -- Barbeque.

Dominion Energy: SCANA Merger Would Boost SC Economy

Dominion has been in talks with SCANA ever since that failed nuclear reactor project in Fairfield County.

New Measure Could Mean Extra Funds for SC Teachers

South Carolina teachers could be in line for a little extra cash.

The Lowcountry Remembers Barbara Bush

The legacy of former First Lady Barbara Bush lives on right here in the Lowcountry.

Woman Shoots Man Seen ‘Tampering with Her Car’

A woman reportedly shot a man in the leg after she saw him tampering with her car in the parking lot of a North Charleston bank.

National News
Hero Southwest pilot speaks out: ‘We were simply doing our jobs’

The Southwest Airlines pilot and first officer who safely made an emergency landing at a Pennsylvania airport Tuesday after one of the plane's engine blew mid-flight said their heroic actions were them "simply doing our jobs."

Dozens of Houston-area students hospitalized after 2 school buses crash

More than two dozen students and adult chaperones have been taken to Houston-area hospitals following a traffic collision involving two school buses carrying fifth-graders.

Florida mother allegedly killed her newborn twins; one found in trash

A Florida mother told police she thought she was suffering from heartburn, before she birthed stillborn twins over a toilet at her home, according to court documents.

3 former US Army soldiers convicted in contract killing

A former U.S. Army sniper and two other ex-soldiers have been convicted in New York for the contract killing of a woman in the Philippines.

Death of H.R. McMaster’s father under investigation, reportedly ‘suspicious’

Authorities in Philadelphia are reportedly looking into the "suspicious" death of the father of former National Security Adviser Gen. H.R. McMaster.

Southwest jet’s broken fan blade triggered chain reaction of disaster, investigators say

The series of events that unfolded on a Southwest airliner on Tuesday after one of the jet's engines exploded mid-flight may have been triggered by a broken fan blade, investigators said Wednesday.

World News
UN Security Council heads to retreat at odds over Syria

The U.N. Security Council is heading to a remote Swedish estate this weekend for its annual retreat with the secretary-general after one of its most contentious weeks in years that saw ambassadors accusing each other of lying about a suspected chemical attack in Syria.

First Saudi cinema opens with popcorn and ‘Black Panther”

The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots Wednesday evening as Hollywood's blockbuster "Black Panther" premiered in Saudi Arabia's first movie theater.

Colombia could use drones to fight cocaine production

Colombia's police could start using drones to tackle a five-year surge in cocaine production that has jeopardized relations with the United States.

US pastor in Turkey tops list of Americans jailed, sentenced on dubious charges

The trial of a North Carolina pastor on terrorism charges in Turkey this week is just one of several cases involving Americans being arrested or harassed in the once-close U.S. ally.

US drops more bombs in Afghanistan as war against ISIS winds down

U.S. military aircraft dropped more bombs in Afghanistan last month than against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, according to a new Air Force strike report from its Central Command headquarters in the Middle East, a sign the war against ISIS is winding down.

Cuba nominates Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro

The Cuban government nominated Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez, the country's 57-year-old first vice president, to succeed Raul Castro as president Wednesday in an effort to ensure the island's single-party system outlives its creators.