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South Carolina man pleads guilty in federal court to fatally shooting Virginia police officer

Jun. 12, 2024 19:24 PM EDT

ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — A South Carolina man pleaded guilty to federal charges Wednesday in the shooting death of a police officer in southwest Virginia in 2021. Michael Donivan White, 36, of Cross, South Carolina, had already pleaded guilty to first-degree murder charges in state...

GOP women who helped defeat a near-total abortion ban are losing reelection in South Carolina

Jun. 12, 2024 17:04 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A near-total abortion ban was defeated in South Carolina with the help of the only three Republican women in the Senate, but after Tuesday’s primary, they’re losing their election bids. Voters handed the senators – and winners of the John F. Kennedy...

Mal Hyman wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 7th Congressional District

Jun. 12, 2024 14:02 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mal Hyman wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 7th Congressional District.

US Rep. Nancy Mace overcomes McCarthy-backed challenger to win Republican primary in South Carolina

Jun. 12, 2024 06:20 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Nancy Mace has won the Republican nomination after a tumultuous second term in South Carolina that saw her go from a critic to an ally of former President Donald Trump and make headlines for plenty of things off the House floor. Mace defeated...

William Timmons wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 4th Congressional District

Jun. 11, 2024 23:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — William Timmons wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 4th Congressional District.

Duke Buckner wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 6th Congressional District

Jun. 11, 2024 21:59 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Duke Buckner wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 6th Congressional District.

Why AP called Rep. Nancy Mace the winner in the South Carolina U.S. House Republican primary

Jun. 11, 2024 21:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Nancy Mace’s Republican primary victory in South Carolina on Tuesday was powered by a strong performance in vote-rich Charleston County, as well as in two key counties she lost in her 2022 primary bid, according to an Associated Press analysis of initial vote...

Republican Mark Burns advances to primary runoff election in South Carolina's 3rd Congressional District

Jun. 11, 2024 21:31 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Mark Burns advances to primary runoff election in South Carolina's 3rd Congressional District.

Republican Sheri Biggs advances to primary runoff election in South Carolina's 3rd Congressional District

Jun. 11, 2024 21:22 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sheri Biggs advances to primary runoff election in South Carolina's 3rd Congressional District.

Michael Moore wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District

Jun. 11, 2024 21:18 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Moore wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District.