S.C. Democrats are divided over a decision by their leaders to drop the party’s founders from the name of the Democrats’ annual fundraiser. Critics say the change is unnecessary and discounts the achievements of former Presidents Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Supporters say the S.C. Democratic Party must change with the times.
Visiting a battleground state he can't afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics "a much better life" Wednesday in a Florida speech that continued his recent effort to soften his tone and broaden his support 11 weeks before the presidential election.
Former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday that he's proud of people who have donated to the Clinton Foundation and the work the organization has done, as he waded into a dispute that Republicans are hoping will damage his wife's presidential campaign.
Donald Trump is “doing better” and could win the White House if he continues improving his image, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said Wednesday, softening his criticism of his party’s presidential candidtae.
Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his message beyond arenas filled with white supporters and venture into the inner cities.
The lawyer for a member of the board that oversees the embattled Richland County Recreation Commission says he has documents that disprove a former employee’s allegations that his client received improper benefits from the commission.
A new poll commissioned by the S.C. Democratic Party shows presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tied with 39 percent of the vote each when voters are faced with a choice between Republican candidate Trump, Democratic candidate Clinton, Green Party candidate Jill Stein and Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson. The amount of support Johnson and Stein attracted was not included in a party statement.
With construction beginning on a disputed highway near Myrtle Beach, environmentalists went to court Tuesday in an attempt to stop construction until their legal challenge to the thoroughfare is resolved.
More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president.
Abu Zubaydah, the war-on-terror detainee who was the first to undergo abusive interrogation in secret CIA custody after 9/11, appeared before a Pentagon panel on Tuesday to plead for his release — the first time he’s been seen by any member of the public since being captured in 2002 during a shootout in Pakistan.
Coastal Carolina University can move forward with a $32 million plan to expand its football stadium after a state budget panel approved the project Tuesday, ignoring a higher education panel’s veto of the proposal as too expensive.
A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks.
Hillary Clinton defended her family's charitable foundation on Wednesday against criticism from Donald Trump, saying it had provided more transparency than her Republican rival's sprawling business interests.