Horry County calls special meeting to decide whether to cancel I-73 contract

Horry County’s contract with the South Carolina Department of Transportation for Interstate 73 is in jeopardy.

Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates

Escalating his trade war with China, President Donald Trump bumped up his tariffs on Chinese imports Friday, lashing back after Beijing raised taxes on U.S. products.
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Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at age 79

Billionaire and conservative activist David Koch has died at the age of 79. The Koch brothers founded the anti-tax, small government group Americans for Prosperity.

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  City of Marion undergoes stormwater drainage project to reduce flooding

  Restaurant Scorecard: Inspectors find foods stored uncovered, a lot of grease build-up

  Panels of potential jurors in Brandon Council case to begin reporting to court

SCHP: Three-vehicle crash blocks Highway 378 in Conway area

Traffic Alert: Two-vehicle crash blocks U.S. 501 near Aynor

Two people were injured in a Friday afternoon crash on U.S. 501 near Aynor, according to officials.
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  Want a healthy heart? Get a dog

People who have dogs are more likely to exercise regularly, eat a healthier diet and have better sugar levels in their blood, a study shows.

Authorities arrest, charge Conway man in connection to cocaine trafficking case

Judge sentences Florence pastor for fraud, identity theft

FIRST ALERT: Stormy Saturday followed by a cool down

Pee Dee couple facing new charges after death of three-month-old in May

Horry County firefighters battle massive barn fire in Aynor

Murrells Inlet man pleads guilty to trafficking meth

Early voting underway for N.C. Ninth Congressional race

Three Marion County relatives among five found guilty of federal drug trafficking charges

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  Doctors pull brown recluse out of woman’s ear in Mo.

She thought it was water in her ear, but when it wouldn't go away, she went to see a doctor.

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Dale Jr. planning to compete in upcoming Darlington race despite recent plane crash

‘I can’t sing:’ Rookie Renfrow booed by teammates after singing struggles on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

Fans are getting an up close and personal look at this year’s Oakland Raiders team as a part of the HBO show “Hard Knocks.”

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Myrtle Beach unveils ‘Check My Beach’ initiative to provide information on water quality

Authorities raid illegal casinos in Robeson County

‘Uber for lawn care’ launches operations in Myrtle Beach

Coroner identifies man killed in single-vehicle crash on Robert Edge Parkway

Georgetown police search for missing 16-year-old

Georgetown police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager.
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  France threatens economic retaliation over Amazon rainforest fires

The threat to what some call "the lungs of the planet" has ignited a bitter dispute about who is to blame during the tenure of a leader who has described Brazil's rainforest protections as an obstacle to economic development.

Three charged after multiple vehicle break-ins in Conway neighborhood

  First Alert: Chances for tropical development continue to increase

  More colleges are moving to ‘test-optional’ admission policies

  First Alert: Increasing weekend rain chances will bring cooler temperatures