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Area under thunderstorm watch

Columbia, McDuffie and Lincoln counties in Georgia and Edgefield and McCormick counties in South Carolina are under a severe thunderstorm watch until midnight, according to the National Weather Service. A line of severe thunderstorms that moved across the Southeast today killed one woman, knocked o...

06/01/10 - 7:39pm

Mine That Bird may move on to run in Preakness

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Mine That Bird stood regally, his ears pricked, his gaze fixed on the rows of clicking cameras. Then the 50-1 upset winner of the Kentucky Derby put his head down and began munching on grass, leaving his human handlers still in shock about his stunning 6¾-length victory a da...

05/03/09 - 6:02pm

Seve Ballesteros makes first public appearance

SANTANDER, Spain - Golfing great Seve Ballesteros made his first public appearance Sunday since undergoing four separate surgeries to remove a cancerous brain tumor. Ballesteros, a five-time major winner, was on hand for a Spanish league match at Racing Santander's El Sardinero stadium, where h...

05/03/09 - 5:53pm

Sapphire Sky wins Belmont's Bouwerie Stakes

NEW YORK - Sapphire Sky remained unbeaten on a wet track Sunday, easily winning the $109,000 Bouwerie Stakes by 4 3/4 lengths in the slop at Belmont Park. After ranging into contention with a four-wide move on the turn, Sapphire Sky took charge turning for a home–a move that surprised jockey J...

05/03/09 - 5:52pm

S.C. swine flu cases rise to 16

COLUMBIA — State health officials say South Carolina has 16 confirmed cases of swine flu.

01/08/10 - 1:24pm

O'Hair rallies in final round to win Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – A narrow victory at Quail Hollow came with a large dose of redemption for Sean O'Hair. Five weeks after he blew a five-shot lead against Tiger Woods at Bay Hill, O'Hair showed his mettle in hard, blustery conditions Sunday with a 3-under 69 and rallied to win the...

05/03/09 - 5:55pm

North Augusta restaurant robbed

Police are searching for two men suspected in the armed robbery of a North Augusta restaurant early Sunday morning.

05/03/09 - 7:54pm

DOE report faults SRS

RALEIGH, N.C. — A Department of Energy audit says the Savannah River Site did not meet several safety standards when building a new facility.

05/03/09 - 5:56pm

Hawks advance to second round with rout of Heat

ATLANTA - Joe Johnson was tired of all the double- and triple-teaming. So he put up a shot before Miami could get an extra defender on him. From about 30 feet away. Swish. After a mostly disappointing series, Johnson finally showed up when the Hawks needed him most, making six 3-pointers and scor...

05/03/09 - 5:56pm

Arrest made in robbery, beating

A second suspect wanted in the alleged beating and robbery of a co-worker was arrested this morning.

05/03/09 - 4:51pm

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