Jenny Sanford may be the key to her ex-husband's electoral chances From the Appalachian trail to the campaign trail, former Governor Mark Sanford is back on the grid. After defeating Curtis Bostic in the GOP primary runoff on Tuesday, 57% to 43%, Sanford should be the favorite to win the vacated congressional seat in South Carolina first district. More
Mark Sanford: Stephen Colbert isn't my opponent Former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford vowed Wednesday to define Democratic rival Elizabeth Colbert Busch, saying the only thing voters know is that she's the sister of comedian Stephen Colbert. "She's not held office," Sanford said in an MSNBC interview. More
Genes of First Man Found? You're older than you think. DNA from an unnamed African-American from South Carolina is so distinctive that it led scientists to a unique conclusion: The roots of the human tree date back much further than previously thought. More
Flesh eating bacteria hospitalizes South Carolina mother GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Days after giving birth to twins, a South Carolina mother has been hospitalized for what doctors say is a rare flesh-eating infection. Friends of Lana Kuykendall said on NBC's "Today" show Thursday that the 36-year-old mother ... 05/17/2012 - 5:49 am | View Link
Flesh-eating bacteria hospitalizes another victim: New S.C. mom The rare disease commonly known as flesh-eating bacteria has claimed another victim: a South Carolina woman who had just given birth to a healthy set of twins and who noticed an unusual spot on the back of her leg. Lana Kuykendall, 36, is a paramedic ... 05/16/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
The National Transportation Safety Board’s vice chairman said Tuesday that the top priority in the search for the missing cargo ship El Faro will be to recover its voyage data recorder, but pings from the recorder have not been heard yet.
Detectives said Tuesday they are looking for three persons of interest in the killing of a man found shot to death on a Northern California hiking trail with his wounded dog attached to his hand by a leash.
MANTECA — The Manteca Unified School District Board of Education voted 4-2 to elect Kathy Howe to fill the vacant Area 2 trustee position late Tuesday night. Howe, a 35-year educator of Manteca, will take over the seat that formerly held by trustee Ashley Drain until she resigned from her seat on Aug.