You may want to stand up while you read this: Studies show Americans sit on average between eight and 12 hours a day. Many sit in the car on the way to work. We sit in our chairs at our desks. We sit down to eat lunch. We sit through office meetings. Then we sit during our evening commute. At the end of the day, we sit while eating dinner, watching TV and surfing the web.
Under state law, South Carolina does not charge sales or use tax from 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday of August until midnight the following Sunday. But not all items are exempt from the status. Test your knowledge of which items are taxed and which ones are not.
A subway tunnel that was severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy will be closed for 18 months starting January 2019 for repairs, shutting down of one of the system's most crowded lines, officials said Monday.
Stocks were pulling back in midday trading Monday as investors took break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to record highs. Yahoo fell after Verizon Communications announced it would buy most of Yahoo's internet businesses for $4.83 billion.
The FBI said Monday it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton's campaign maintains was committed by Russia to benefit Donald Trump.
The International Champions Cup match between Premier League rivals Manchester United and Manchester City has been canceled after recent extreme weather made the playing surface at Beijing's National Stadium unfit for play.
Take a video tour of the new Kroger Marketplace, opening Wednesday at Killian’s Crossing on Killian Road. The 124,500-square-foot store is Kroger's first in South Carolina and features a wide array of products and services, including clothing, home decor, a floral shop, a fuel center, Starbucks and a bistro with chef-prepared hot and cold meals.
Unique Kroger Marketplace comes to Killian's Crossing
Jadeveon Clowney shows off 1st business venture, a vaping lounge
Cobb Theatre group to build 10-screen cinema at Bull Street
Gamecock great Steve Taneyhill, new owner of Group Therapy bar in Five Points