Bills select Clemson’s Shaq Lawson with 19th pick in NFL draft

The Buffalo Bills have addressed a significant pass-rushing need by selecting Clemson defensive end Shaq Lawson with the 19th pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night. Listed at 6-foot-3 and 269 pounds, Lawson was a consensus All-American last season in which he led the nation with 25 1/2 tackles for a loss and 12 1/2 sacks.

Nikki Haley says she’ll help Obama find the money to keep Guantanamo open

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley told Congress her state wants no part of President Barack Obama’s plan to transfer Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United States, possibly to a facility near Charleston. “You could pay the state of South Carolina to host these terrorists, and we wouldn’t take them. For any amount of money,” she said.

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SC Sen. John Courson talks about the last contested GOP convention

Courson was one of 36 S.C. GOP delegates who went to Kansas City to choose between Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan in 1976.
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