South Carolina

The Confederate flag is seen flying on the Capitol grounds a day after South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley announced that she will call for the Confederate flag to be removed on June 23, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NAACP Ends 15-Year Boycott Of South Carolina Now That Confederate Flag No Longer Flies At Statehouse

The NAACP has passed a resolution lifting its 15-year economic boycott of South Carolina, a day after that state took down a Confederate battle flag flying near its Statehouse.

07/11/2015

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Vacation Guide To Charleston, South Carolina

Want to take a trip to “The Best City In America?” Check out this vacation guide to Charleston, South Carolina from Mary Alice Monroe, author of “The Summer’s End.”

07/10/2015

The Confederate Flag flies on the South Carolina State House grounds in Columbia, South Carolina, June 24, 2015.  (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Petaluma Homeowner Removes Confederate Flag From Yard After Making His Point

Amid a growing outcry to remove the Confederate flag from state capitols and online merchandise, a Petaluma homeowner says it’s time to lower his rebel banner.

06/25/2015

Police on the scene of a fatal church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17, 2015. (CBS)

Gunman Opens Fire In South Carolina Church, Authorities Say 9 People Dead

Police were searching for a suspect after a gunman opened fire Wednesday night at a church in downtown Charleston. Nine people died in the shooting, authorities say.

06/17/2015

Image from YouTube video showing former police officer Michael Slager shooting Walter Scott in the back as he runs away. Inset: Scott during his Coast Guard years, Slager official police portrait. (Family photo/North Charleston Police Dept.)

SF-Based Indiegogo Hosts Crowdfunding For Defense Of Cop Accused In South Carolina Murder

San Francisco crowdfunding site Indiegogo is hosting a fundraiser to help pay for the defense of a police officer caught on camera gunning down a fleeing suspect in South Carolina – after a rival site rejected the attempt.

04/09/2015

Frame from video shows a police officer shooting at a fleeing suspect.

White S. Carolina Police Officer Charged With Murder In Shooting Of Unarmed Black Man Caught On Camera

A white South Carolina police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a black motorist after a traffic stop.

04/07/2015

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Federal Judge Rules South Carolina Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

A federal judge on Wednesday struck down South Carolina’s same-sex marriageban as unconstitutional, opening the door to such marriages but also giving the state a week to appeal. The attorney general said he would do so immediately.

11/12/2014

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Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.

05/13/2014

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Suspect In Fairfield Shooting Booked For South Carolina Murder

A man arrested on suspicion of a shooting in Fairfield earlier this month was also booked Saturday on a homicide warrant for a killing in South Carolina in April

05/10/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

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