Tag archive for ‘South Carolina’
By news On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Hurricane Florence damage update: Major flooding ravages Carolinas as storm nears Vermont | World | News

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Several large rivers and creeks have broken their banks, threatening homes with further damage after the tropical depression Florence, once a major More...

By news On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Scientists discover ZOMBIE STARS in shock black hole BREAKTHROUGH | Science | News

A group of astronomers discovered when a burned out stellar corpse passes a medium sized black hole, it can be reanimated as a cosmic zombie – if only briefly. The black hole can reanimate the corpse of the star, More...

By news On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

South Carolina prison workers indicted for contraband smuggling

(Reuters) – A federal grand jury has indicted 14 former South Carolina corrections employees on charges of smuggling contraband into prisons in exchange for bribes, the State newspaper reported on Wednesday. More...

By news On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Gang dispute sparks deadliest U.S. prison riot in 25 years: official

(Reuters) – A gang-related dispute sparked an overnight riot in a South Carolina prison that killed seven inmates, the deadliest U.S. prison riot since 1993, state officials and prison safety experts said More...

By news On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Bishopville incident: South Carolina police called to Lee Correctional Institution USA | World | News

No other details are immediately available, but Lee County Sheriff Daniel Simon confirmed deputies are assisting in the response. The incident was confirmed on twitter at 11.46pm local time. Lee Correctional Institution More...

By news On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Doctors often skip discussing dangers of driving after concussion

(Reuters Health) – Most doctors who treat young athletes for concussion know that the injury increases the risk of having a car accident, but barely half counsel their patients against driving, a U.S. study More...

By news On Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Losing sleep might make it harder to lose body fat

(Reuters Health) – Even when cutting calories helps people lose weight, they may have a harder time getting rid of excess body fat if they don’t get enough sleep, a small experiment suggests. Over eight More...

By news On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Maersk says loses containers off U.S. East Coast

(Reuters) – Shipping company A.P. Moller-Maersk said Tuesday between 70 and 73 containers had collapsed on a vessel off the U.S. East Coast, causing some of the containers to fall into the ocean. The incident More...

By news On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Amtrak blames freight train firm for deadly South Carolina crash

CAYCE, S.C. (Reuters) – Amtrak blamed a freight rail operator for causing a crash on Sunday that killed two people and injured more than 100 others when one of its passenger trains was diverted onto a side More...

By news On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Amtrak train ‘on wrong track’ in fatal South Carolina collision

CAYCE, S.C. (Reuters) – An Amtrak passenger train apparently traveling on the wrong track collided with a parked freight train in South Carolina on Sunday, killing two crew members and injuring at least 116 More...