ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo disclosed Monday that he was paid a $3.1 million advance to write his COVID-19 leadership book last year and under his publishing contract will make another $2 million on the memoir over the next two years.
"We know America will never be fully safe until the pandemic that’s raging globally is under control," President Joe Biden said Monday. Here's the latest virus news.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With the first drawing for Ohio’s Vax-a-Million lottery system scheduled for May 26, state officials announced a change to the process Monday that will require participants to opt-in.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- On the day that state health leaders greatly reduced the mandate to wear masks the state reported 300 fresh, confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 along with nine deaths tied to the virus.
MANNING, S.C. -- Colleton Prep scored five runs in the first inning and never looked back, winning 10-0 to capture the SCISA Class 2A state championship Thursday over Pee Dee Academy on the neutral field at Laurence Manning Academy.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday joined a growing number of Republican governors who are stopping payment of an extra $300 a week in pay for unemployed workers as a way to force people to return to work.
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A group of scientists urged the Biden administration Thursday to restore legal protections for gray wolves, saying their removal earlier this year was premature and that states are allowing too many of the animals to be killed.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina Thursday reported more than 200 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, and about the same number of probable cases, along with more than 15 deaths.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina’s state elections director Marci Andino will resign her post at the end of the year. Andino will resign effective Dec. 31, according to the two-page letter she sent to the State Election Commission that was also provided to The State.
KINGSTREE, S.C. — Williamsburg Academy scored three in the fifth, and that set the stage for the Stallions' 4-2 win over Lee Academy that clin…
PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron welcomed the decision from the European Union not to renew its order for the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Among the moneyed du Ponts, who preferred the privacy of their elegant homes and the offices and plants of the chemical company that bore their name, Pierre S. “Pete” du Pont IV was a bit of a rebel.
I’ve been hacked. Officially. Someone pretending to be me — go figure — has applied for unemployment benefits in my name.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina took another step toward returning to normalcy Thursday afternoon. South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster announced Thursday afternoon that he has directed the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce to terminate the state's participation in all federal pandemic related unemployment benefit programs effective June 30.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina is one of 13 states looking to defend the public charge rule. South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced Thursday morning that he is one of 13 state attorneys general seeking to intervene in a suit before the Supreme Court challenging the so-called public charge rule.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caitlyn Jenner, a Republican whose campaign for California governor has elicited angry reaction from some members of the LGBTQ community, said Wednesday that “I move on” when it comes to her critics.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The rate of confirmed COVID-19 cases continues to record a steep decline while the positivity rate for COVID-19 tests continues a much slower decline, according to figures from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Wednesday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Court of Common Pleas has agreed with Attorney General Alan Wilson and ruled that three local gun ordinances passed by the City of Columbia violate state law.
President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4. The goal also includes fully vaccinating 160 million adults by then.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Florence and Darlington counties Friday both placed in the Top 10 counties in the state for total residents who have completed vaccination for the novel coronavirus COVID-19 -- Florence seventh and Darlington 10th.
Corporations are pulling out of Georgia in response to the state's new voting laws, which have hit the headlines. Is this move by businesses justified in Georgia? Will this criticism have any impact on Georgia lawmakers? Are the new Georgia laws really so bad?