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  • HURRICANE HUGO

    Video: Hurricane Hugo's track

    Video from NOAA shows the track of Hugo as viewed by satellite.

  • MARK SANFORD

    Read emails between Mark Sanford and future fiancee

    E-mails, obtained by The State newspaper in December 2008, between then-Gov. Mark Sanford and Maria Chapur, a woman in Buenos Aires, Argentina, who later became his fiancee.

  • POLITICS

    Mark Sanford: Legacy

    The dominant images now of Mark Sanford’s eight years in office are of the Appalachian Trail and Argentina. But Sanford thinks his lasting legacy is yet to play itself out.

  • POLITICS

    Mark Sanford: What's next

    Outgoing Gov. Mark Sanford said he had done little planning for the next chapter of his life, after the Governor’s Mansion, saying he works better if he focuses on the task at hand, which — for the next month — is finishing his second term.

  • POLITICS

    Mark Sanford: Nikki Haley

    No one has been more closely linked to Gov.-elect Nikki Haley than the man she will follow into office as South Carolina’s governor.

  • POLITICS

    Mark Sanford: The legislature

    Republican Gov. Mark Sanford and the GOP-controlled General Assembly had a contentious two-term relationship, though many legislators professed to agree with Sanford’s policies.

  • POLITICS

    Mark Sanford: Report Card

    When Gov. Mark Sanford was elected eight years ago his broad vision for changing South Carolina touched on a need to change the way the state created jobs, taxed its citizens, governed itself, and reform spending and education.

  • GOV. HALEY WATCH

    Candidates urged to keep Gov's budget blueprint

    Gov. Mark Sanford objected Wednesday to a campaign proposal to scrap the detailed executive budgets that Sanford introduced when he took office in 2003.

  • POLITICS

    Private lives, public obsession?

    Gov. Mark Sanford wishes it weren't so, but American fascination with the private lives of public figures is as old as the nation. What has changed is that, with camera phones, the Internet, cable TV, Facebook and Twitter, Americans don't have to read between the lines of some purloined letter to...

  • SC POLITICS TODAY

    Jenny Sanford on Gov: 'I just saw him as lost'

    COLUMBIA -- South Carolina's ongoing soap opera starring the state's governor and his former wife continued Thursday with Jenny Sanford's appearance on the Dr. Phil television show.

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