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July 25, 2014

MORNING BUZZ: Columbia College student loses family in Gaza fighting + SC receives 350 children caught at US border

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• Columbia College student loses family in Gaza fighting. “She’s about the only one left in one piece in her family.”
• New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina.
• Camden man arrested after authorities said he tried to take a loaded handgun into a congressional office building pleaded not guilty Thursday to a felony gun charge.

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