The Richland County Recreation Commission should make numerous changes to become more well-run and responsible, an audit by Matrix Consulting Group concluded. Richland County Council will soon decide whether to release more than $8 million in frozen funds for the maligned agency.
Despite direct appeals from President Donald Trump to House members, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., on Thursday delayed an anticipated floor vote on the Obamacare replacement bill due to lack of support from his own party.
A state grand jury has asked for information from BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina as part of its ongoing probe into public corruption at the S.C. State House. Meanwhile, a subpoena sent the state Ports Authority indicates investigators are targeting the political empire of consultant Richard Quinn.
The Iron Yard coding school is leaving Columbia’s Bakery at BullStreet, while SOCO co-working space is expanding in its place with more offices and space for meetings and events. SOCO co-founder Greg Hilton says that’s good news for fast-growing, home-grown businesses like Krumware, a software company.
A prank that’s gone viral on Twitter and Facebook tricks people into saying numbers to Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant, to hear a joke or to “see the magic.” But when they do that, they end up calling 911.
Earnhardt’s neighbor, fellow NASCAR driver Ryan Blaney, lit into him over a radio at Phoenix Raceway. “I didn’t anticipate that from Ryan,” Earnhardt said later of the neighbor who occasionally joins him for a beer.