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South Carolina shooting spree leaves 1 officer dead, 6 wounded

An unspecified number of children who were inside the home with the gunman were all accounted for and safe after the suspect was taken into custody, ending a two-hour standoff, the authorities said.

North Carolina devastated as floodwaters rise from deadly storm Florence

Florence, a onetime hurricane that weakened to a tropical depression dumped up to 100 cm of rain on parts of North Carolina and continued to produce widespread heavy rain, the National Weather Service said.

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Death toll rise to 13, Florence continues to wreak havoc in US

Across the Carolinas, officials are sounding the alarm: More communities will flood as rivers collect water from upstream and spill over.

Flood waters rise, 8 killed as Florence dumps 'epic' rain on Carolinas

Numerous roads were closed, and authorities warned of the risk of landslides, tornadoes and flash floods, with dams and bridges in peril as rivers and creeks swelled. As of Saturday, about 676,000 homes and businesses were without power in North Carolina, along with 119,000 in South Carolina.

Hurricane Florence Highlights: Downgraded to tropical storm, Florence trudges inland in the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence Highlights: More than one million residents from coastal areas of North and South Carolina and Virginia have been ordered to evacuate. Emergency declarations were in force in Georgia, South and North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Clinton cruises to big win over Sanders in South Carolina

Clinton's win provided an important boost for her campaign - and a moment to wipe away bitter memories of her loss to Barack Obama in the South Carolina primary eight years ago.

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Indo-American Nikki Haley on sticky ground for governor election

Barely 2 weeks before polls,the Republican candidate for S Carolina is losing her lead over rival.

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The television comedian Jon Stewart has a recurring segment entitled “Thank you,South Carolina” on his popular “Daily Show”.

Nikki Haley leads in early poll

Nikki Haley is leading against her Democratic rival Vincent Shaheen for the November gubernatorial elections.

Nikki Haley wins Republican nomination in S Carolina

Indian American Nikki Haley has created history by winning the Republican nomination for the gubernatorial elections.

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Rubio campaigns in South Carolina ahead of Republican primary

Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio holds a rally in North Charleston, a day before the state’s crucial Republican primary.

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