Voters got their last chance Wednesday to compare side-by-side the candidates vying for South Carolina's GOP nomination for governor. Gov. Henry McMaster and Greenville businessman John Warren met for a final debate before Tuesday's runoff.
Thousands of properties along South Carolina's coast, including Beaufort County and Hilton Head Island, could be subject to chronic flooding in the next 30 years, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists.
A new study found that dogs have several measurable responses when presented with different human facial expressions. The dogs' heart rates sped up when shown certain emotions and they turned their heads to the left or right.
An American Airlines flight that left Raleigh-Durham International Airport bound for Dallas returned for an emergency landing Thursday, June 21, 2018, after pilots got a warning indication that the landing gear might have problems, officials said.
Election Systems and Software, the nation’s largest voting equipment vendor, has for at least nine years coaxed state and local elections officials to serve on an “advisory board” that gathers twice annually in cities across the country for company-sponsored conferences, including one last year at a ritzy Las Vegas resort hotel. One ethics expert said the arrangement is so cozy it "shocks the conscience."
Jaki Shelton Green is named North Carolina's ninth poet laureate by Gov. Roy Cooper. She's the first African American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word.
The weather forecast for central and eastern North Carolina Thursday, June 21, 2018, calls for thunderstorms that could become severe with hail, heavy rain, isolated flooding and wind gusts up to 60 mph, the National Weather Service says.
The University of Colorado’s Board of Regents will consider a proposal to remove the word “liberal” from the description of the school's academic freedom principles. School officials say the change is not politically motivated.
The N.C. Department of Transportation is joining the regional planning group for Durham, Chapel Hill and Carrboro on June 26, 2018, to talk with people about traffic, congestion, transit and other issues with U.S. 15-501. The information will be used to plan changes.
Martha Locklear Leach, age 102, chose to hop on a fire engine for a spin around town on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Holly Springs, N.C. Leach's family arranged for the special excursion ahead of her birthday next month.
President Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to talk about his upcoming trip to Columbia. Trump will be in town to campaign for Henry McMaster ahead of South Carolina's GOP runoff for governor on Tuesday, the president confirmed in a tweet.
The State asked three S.C. political scientists for their assessments of the final debate -- June 20, 2018 -- in the GOP governor's race between Gov. Henry McMaster and Greenville businessman John Warren. The two are in a runoff Tuesday.