Local News
New App Assists Veterans Find Local Discounts

Military Deal Patrol is an app for smart phones that displays discounts for the military community

Local Student Headed to Scripps National Spelling Bee

Lowcountry SpellBound Champion Drew David leaves this weekend for Washington, D.C. to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Construction Superintendent is Using Personal Experience to Help Former Inmates

UNchained is a local organization supporting former inmates with re-entry into society.

Audit of Mayoral Spending Approved

A debate over $10.00 has turned into a full-fledged audit of Charleston Mayor Tecklenburg's spending.

Out of This World Beer

CHARLESTON, SC (WTAT-TV) – We may not be going to the Space Center anytime soon, but you can now drink beer from a keg that is out of this world! Blue Moon is reaching to the stars with his latest product. The company has announced the release of its limited edition keg inspired by Jeff […]

Community Recovering After Colorado Shooting

Today marks one week since the school shooting in Highland Ranch, CO. Since then, officials in the Denver area have taken action aimed at avoiding similar attacks.

National News
Former Chicago cop exposes criminal cover up in police department, says she feared for her life

A former Chicago police officer, who risked her own safety to uncover years of corruption and dirty deeds by a public housing officer who extorted money from the city's poorest and then planted drugs on those who refused to pay, will have her story featured Friday during the CBS series "Whistleblowers."

Arizona man accused of cashing dead mom’s benefits after burying her in backyard

A 97-year-old woman who died in December was buried in her backyard because her son wanted to keep cashing her monthly benefit checks, Arizona authorities said.

Trump says US to send 1,500 more troops to Middle East

U.S. officials say the Trump administration has notified Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East amid heightened tensions with Iran.

Maleah Davis was killed, Houston cops now suspect

Houston’s top cop stated Thursday that he believes a 4-year-old girl who disappeared May 4 and hasn't been found was murdered.

Man accused in multiple subway brake-pulling incidents arrested, officials say

A man accused of pulling the emergency brake multiple times on New York City subway trains over the last three months was arrested Friday, officials said.

Officials: US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East

U.S. officials say the Trump administration has notified Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East amid heightened tensions with Iran.

World News
Sultan of Brunei returns honorary Oxford degree after backlash over anti-gay laws

The Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, has returned an honorary degree awarded by Britain’s Oxford University after international backlash for proposing the death penalty for gay sex.

Suspected package bomb wounds at least 8 in France’s Lyon: police

An explosion on a street in the city of Lyon, which is in southeast France, reportedly wounded at least 8 people.

Iranian authorities arrest 30 men and women at private yoga gathering

Even in the walls of one’s home, downward-facing dogs are quite the offense in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Iran lacking cash to fund terror groups, domestic cyber agency short of funds, declassified intel shows

Newly declassified intelligence shows that Palestinian terror group Hamas had to introduce “austerity plans” due to lack of funding from the Iranian regime.

Hundreds of couples tie the knot after Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage

Hundreds of same-sex couples in Taiwan got married on Friday, the day the country’s new law legalizing the marriages went into effect. The move to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia, came after two decades of LGBT rights activists advocating for the cause.

Thousands mourn Al Qaeda-linked terrorist – dubbed ‘India’s most wanted’ militant – killed in Kashmir

Thousands of people on Friday came out to mourn the leaders of an Al Qaeda-linked militant group killed by Indian troops a day earlier in Kashmir.