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FILE - This Dec. 23, 2016 file photo shows Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha (25), of Switzerland, in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Denver. Sefolosha has settled his lawsuit against New York City that stemmed from a police fracas outside a trendy Manhattan nightclub. The Daily News reports Wednesday, April5, 2017 that Sefolosha will get $4 million. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)
April 06, 2017 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — NBA player Thabo Sefolosha (TAH-boh sehf-ah-LOW-shuh) surely suffered when police officers broke his leg arresting him outside a New York nightclub. He needed surgery and missed the playoffs. But the city's decision to settle his wrongful arrest lawsuit Wednesday for $4 million...
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April 06, 2017 - 1:22 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A bill designed to stabilize South Carolina's pension system for public workers is heading to Gov. Henry McMaster's desk. The House and Senate gave final approval Wednesday. It requires employers and their workers to pay more starting July 1. The legislation specifies workers...
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April 06, 2017 - 11:05 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have identified the body of a woman found dead inside a home in Charlotte. Officials say officers responded to a welfare check at around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday found 34-year-old Jennifer Renee Smith inside a home. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators...
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April 06, 2017 - 11:03 am
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Two teenage girls are dead after authorities say they fell from a balcony of a beachfront hotel in South Carolina. Myrtle Beach Police Lt. Joey Crosby tells news outlets police were called just before 4 p.m. Wednesday and found two bodies at the Camelot By the Sea Hotel...
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April 06, 2017 - 9:23 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines bought pizza for stranded passengers after canceling about 300 flights in the Southeast because of severe weather. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ( http://on-ajc.com/2o0Q230 ) reports the Atlanta-based airline ordered more than 450 pies for passengers in states...
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April 06, 2017 - 8:08 am
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Police say a Rock Hill firefighter discovered a 5-year-old boy running alone through traffic at one of the city's busiest intersections. The Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/2ocVLVs ) that Rock Hill police say the child wasn't hurt in the Tuesday incident. He was released to...
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April 06, 2017 - 7:27 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Darius Rucker has made good on his word. In the fall, the country music star said he'd put on a free concert for University of South Carolina students if his alma mater's football team got six wins in the season. On Wednesday night, he made good on his promise, performing at...
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April 06, 2017 - 6:00 am
SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A husband and wife have been charge in connection with the death of a Summerville woman. Local media outlets report officers responded to a home Tuesday night after a man reported that his wife was killing someone. Investigators found the body of 51-year-old Jordan Brooke...
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April 06, 2017 - 5:37 am
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say they've made an arrest in the death of a 45-year-old Buncombe County man. Deputies say they arrested 48-year-old Timothy Robert Gallion of Barnardsville in the death of Bobby Ray Pegg II. Pegg's niece went to check on him March 23 and found him cold and...
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April 06, 2017 - 5:14 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Darius Rucker has made good on his word. In the fall, the country music star said he'd put on a free concert for University of South Carolina students if his alma mater's football game got six wins on the season. On Wednesday night, he made good on his promise, performing at...
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