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Why the state didn't seek death for Todd Kohlhepp

Todd Kohlhepp deserved the death penalty, 7th Circuit Solicitor Barry Barnette said, and Barnette would have pursued it, but a host of factors led the prosecution team to agree to a plea deal for the serial killer that brought swift justice for the families of his victims.

Videos

Raw footage: Beaufort shrimpers rescued from the "Gracie Bell"

In this video provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, an unidentifiable shrimper is hoisted up by a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter based out of Air Station Savannah. The crew rescued four boaters Wednesday after their 80-foot fishing vessel Gracie Bell, became disabled two miles east of Pritchards Island.
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Raw footage: Beaufort shrimpers rescued from the 1:32

Raw footage: Beaufort shrimpers rescued from the "Gracie Bell"

Not as easy as 1,2,3: How charter schools get started 0:52

Not as easy as 1,2,3: How charter schools get started

A Tour inside USC's new Law School building 2:00

A Tour inside USC's new Law School building

Plane with Confederate flag banner circles SC State House on Confederate Memorial Day 0:34

Plane with Confederate flag banner circles SC State House on Confederate Memorial Day