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Patrick Gentry
June 30, 2017 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at Bronx Lebanon Hospital (all times local): 4:35 p.m. A law enforcement official says the gunman who opened fire at a New York City hospital was a doctor who formerly worked there. The official says Dr. Henry Bello walked into Bronx Lebanon Hospital at...
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Police officers gather at a terminal at Bishop International Airport, Wednesday morning, June 21, 2017, in Flint, Mich. Officials evacuated the airport Wednesday, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby on the ground. On Twitter, Michigan State Police say the officer is in critical condition and the FBI was leading the investigation. (Dominic Adams/The Flint Journal-MLive.com via AP)
Patrick Gentry
June 21, 2017 - 5:11 pm
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A police officer was stabbed in the neck at the Flint airport by a man with a knife Wednesday in what authorities are investigating as a possible act of terrorism. The attack just before 10 a.m. at Bishop International Airport prompted an evacuation and extra security elsewhere...
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Patrick Gentry
June 01, 2017 - 4:07 pm
The Latest on Donald Trump and climate change (all times local): 3:55 p.m. President Donald Trump says the United States will immediately cease ``all implementation'' of Paris climate change accord standards. Trump announced Thursday that the United States is withdrawing from the landmark 190-...
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Patrick Gentry
April 03, 2017 - 5:22 pm
This afternoon’s storms have claimed the life of a Whitmire man. The Union County Sheriff’s Office has announced that a person has died after his mobile home flipped several times due to the storms. Sherriff Taylor says they’ve called in the National Weather Service to come out and confirm a...
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Patrick Gentry
March 29, 2017 - 2:54 pm
The special order on the floor of the South Carolina Legislature to raise the gas tax has failed. In a 23-18 vote on the Senate floor the South Carolina Infrastructure and Economic Development Reform Act fell flat thanks to WORD listeners calling Columbia and telling their local legislators to vote...
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Seth Stokes
March 21, 2017 - 1:00 pm
From the Simpsonville Police Dept. SIMPSONVILLE, SC – On March 21, 2017 School Resource Officers at Hillcrest High School found that four students had consumed gummy bear candy laced with THC. A 15 year old Hillcrest High School student gave the laced gummy bears to three other students and is also...
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Patrick Gentry
March 20, 2017 - 3:27 pm
Two former South Carolina Department of Transportation employees and a former contractor have pleaded guilty to multiple charges following a public corruption investigation. The three were stealing traffic signal equipment from SCDOT and selling it for personal financial gain. South Carolina...
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