U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, a Democratic presidential primary candidate, appeared at the King at the Dome event on Jan. 18, 2016. Two other Democratic hopefuls, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, also were to attend the the annual Martin Luther King Jr. observance. Started in 2000 to protest the Confederate flag flying on the State House dome, King Day has drawn as many as 50,000 participants and as few as 1,000.
Bernie Sanders at King Day At The Dome 2016
Reagan the dog at center of York County lawsuit over ownership
Kevin Bryant on immigration and abortion
The White House says transgender policies best left to the states
Speeding a big problem in Kershaw County
How to safely watch a solar eclipse
Richland County business burglary
Varsity Billiards preparing for grand opening
Flooding around Columbia, July 23, 2017
Knee-pain injections lead to death and serious infections
A look back at Sean Spicer's most memorable moments
Former roommates are in a South Carolina lawsuit over ownership of Reagan, a Goldendoodle dog and the former mascot of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity at Winthrop University. The original owner filed suit saying he left the dog with a friend while traveling and that he now wants the dog back. The friend has denied the request in the lawsuit and has asked for a jury trial.
Sean Spicer, White House press secretary, emphasized the Trump administration's stance that Obama's transgender bathroom directive – requiring public school districts to let transgender students use the bathroom that matched their gender identity – is not a federal issue and is something that should be left to the states to decide.
Columbia is in the path of a total eclipse on Aug. 21. Here are tips for observing the event: Never look directly at the sun's rays. When watching a partial eclipse you must wear eclipse glasses at all times or use another indirect method if you want to face the sun. During a total eclipse when the moon completely obscures the sun, it is safe to look directly at the star -- but it's crucial that you know when to wear and not wear your glasses.
Mohammad Saadeddin is preparing Varsity Billiards on Devine Street for a grand opening celebration in August. Saadeddin says he's retained all the flavor of the historic business while upgrading it as well.
Justin Timberlake holds Logan James Hood at the American Century Championship tournament in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada while Steph Curry sings a song from The Lion King. The baby's father, Michael Hood, a Roseville resident, yelled out to Timberlake, Curry and other stars to hold Logan as they walked by, but Timberlake was the only one to honor his request.
Authorities say a fire destroyed a dock and at least 20 boats at Highport Marina on Lake Texoma in Texas on Wednesday. A post on the marina's Facebook page says no one was injured. It wasn't immediately clear how the fire started.