Apple has said it will not comply with a federal court order to unlock the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino attackers. Commenters online weigh privacy versus security in an age of terrorism.
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A home-based wildlife rehabilitator in western N.C. posted on Facebook about how they used recycled mascara brushes to get eggs and larva out of the fur of injured and orphaned animals. The response was support from all over the world. See how the founders of Appalachian Wildlife Refuge reacts to a major shipment of donations.
Wednesday's ceremonial first pitch at Five County Stadium in Fuquay-Varina, N.C. involved a special homecoming for Tech. Sgt. Lance Daigle of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. TSgt. Daigle received the ceremonial first pitch from his children Karley and Cameron and then surprised them by unveiling himself as the catcher.
Richland County Sheriff's Department rolls out "High Five Friday's" to promote trust between cops and kids. Deputy Dorris Taylor, the school's resource officer, also shares what it's like to be assigned to Conder Arts Integrated Magnet School. By Cynthia Roldán
A 61-year-old retired university researcher from Maryland had locked horns with the operator of a mega-farm that sprang up around her 41-acre spread in Aiken County. A crowd of people came to support her after the mega-farm operator accused her of stealing wood.
Boating accident victim Shawn Lanier's family and friends said goodbye by doing the things Shawn would have liked. There was a turkey call, followed by USC-Sumter baseball teammates tossing a ball, followed by golfing buddies hitting a golf shot simultaneously, followed by a fellow hunter firing shots into the sky and culminating with the Gamecocks' theme song, "Sandstorm", being played as towels were waved.