The Wando Bridge in Charleston, S.C., has been closed for emergency repairs after a cable snapped Monday. The South Carolina Department of Transportation said the bridge will be closed for at least 48 hours. Here are the detours.
To celebrate it's 50th anniversary in 2009 the Insurance institute for Highway Safety conducted a crash test between a 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air and a 2009 Malibu. Modern-day passenger cars are much better at protecting occupants than their larger pr
For decades, Columbians have fallen asleep, abruptly awoken, halted mid-conversation and plugged their ears to the sound of CSX and Norfolk Southern train horns at all hours of the day and night. The city is assembling an 11-person committee to co
Some parts of the country are seeing dangerously high temperatures and as the mercury rises, so does the risk of heat-related illness. An emergency department doctor has tips on how to stay safe in the heat.
Greenville businessman John Warren alleged Friday that Gov. Henry McMaster's allies tried to pressure a S.C. lawmaker into stalling an Upstate runoff for the U.S. House, a move that could have held down the June 28 runoff vote.
Carolina Panthers minicamp concluded June 14, 2018 after three days in the heat. Observer beat writers Joe Person and Jourdan Rodrigue recap what happened for the team and what to look forward to going into training camp in July.