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  • Venice pilot issues apology, explanation on deadly beach crash

    Venice pilot issues apology, explanation on deadly beach crash

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:24:51 GMT
    A statement from Karl Kokomoor is read by the pastor as his wife (far left) listens.A statement from Karl Kokomoor is read by the pastor as his wife (far left) listens.
    The pilot of the plane that crashed on Caspersen beach on July 27th killing a father and his 9 yr old daughter released a statement through the pastor of his church late Tuesday. As the pastor read the statementfrom Karl Kokomoor, the pilot's wife listened as details of what happened during thedeadly plane crash were revealed in a press conference at the church.
    The pilot of the plane that crashed on Caspersen beach on July 27th killing a father and his 9 yr old daughter released a statement through the pastor of his church late Tuesday. As the pastor read the statementfrom Karl Kokomoor, the pilot's wife listened as details of what happened during thedeadly plane crash were revealed in a press conference at the church.
  • Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Birmingham man's penis amputated during circumcision, according to Jefferson County lawsuit

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:39:17 GMT
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
    The man says he was not warned that a circumcision procedure could lead to a penis amputation.
  • How To Treat A Snakebite

    How To Treat A Snakebite

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:27:45 GMT

    What if you or someone else suffers a snakebite?  Do you know what to do and what not to do?

    What if you or someone else suffers a snakebite?  Do you know what to do and what not to do?

  • 7 venomous snakes removed from Sarasota man's home

    7 venomous snakes removed from Sarasota man's home

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:37:07 GMT
    Coral snake (FWC)Coral snake (FWC)
    Seven venomous reptiles are now in a safe facility after the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission removed them from a man unlicensed to have them last week.
    Seven venomous reptiles are now in a safe facility after the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission removed them from a man unlicensed to have them last week.
  • Instagram page inspires travelers to post topless photos

    Instagram page inspires travelers to post topless photos

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:10:56 GMT
    Yosemite National Park, CA, "Topless Tour" Instagram photoYosemite National Park, CA, "Topless Tour" Instagram photo
    A popular Instagram page is featuring a unique look at scenic locations around the world."The Topless Tour" encourages people to upload topless photos of themselves posing in scenic landscapes.
    A popular Instagram page is featuring a unique look at scenic locations around the world."The Topless Tour" encourages people to upload topless photos of themselves posing in scenic landscapes.
  • Parents of missing teen charged with theft

    Parents of missing teen charged with theft

    The adoptive parents of missing Rowan County teenager Erica Parsons are facing federal conspiracy and theft of fund charges.
    The adoptive parents of missing Rowan County teenager Erica Parsons are facing federal conspiracy and theft of fund charges.
  • Police: Naked Intruder Fell Asleep In Couple's Bed

    Police: Naked Intruder Fell Asleep In Couple's Bed

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:35:21 GMT
    A woman is out on appeal bond after admitting she shot a man over bad sex.A woman is out on appeal bond after admitting she shot a man over bad sex.
    A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed. Investigators say 30-year-old Freddy Shelby of Albuquerque was arrested Sunday after the homeowners called police to report their unwanted mystery guest.
    A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed. Investigators say 30-year-old Freddy Shelby of Albuquerque was arrested Sunday after the homeowners called police to report their unwanted mystery guest.
  • Driver Dies After Being Thrown From Pickup Truck

    Driver Dies After Being Thrown From Pickup Truck

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:43 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:43:43 GMT
    A driver has died after a one car accident where the individual wasn't wearing a seat belt.A driver has died after a one car accident where the individual wasn't wearing a seat belt.
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a driver died after running off the road and into the trees on Lonesome Dove Road in Laurens County.
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a driver died after running off the road and into the trees on Lonesome Dove Road in Laurens County.
  • Ferrari Test Drive Ends In Wreck

    Ferrari Test Drive Ends In Wreck

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:06:07 GMT
    Use caution if you speak Italian, there's probably some swearing going on.
    Use caution if you speak Italian, there's probably some swearing going on.
  • Former marine fights back against attempted robbery

    Former marine fights back against attempted robbery

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:58:12 GMT
    The Charleston County Sheriff's Officeis trying to find two men responsible for an attempted robbery.Just before midnight on July 21st at the Kangaroo gas station on Ashley Phosphate, Anthony Morris and his wife were paying for their purchase.A man behind him may have seen that he was carrying several $100 bills. That man and a second suspect in a white SUV can be seen outside near the gas pumps.Morris says they followed him down Ashley phosphate to his Tedder Street home. Once there, one sus...
    The Charleston County Sheriff's Officeis trying to find two men responsible for an attempted robbery.Just before midnight on July 21st at the Kangaroo gas station on Ashley Phosphate, Anthony Morris and his wife were paying for their purchase.A man behind him may have seen that he was carrying several $100 bills. That man and a second suspect in a white SUV can be seen outside near the gas pumps.Morris says they followed him down Ashley phosphate to his Tedder Street home. Once there, one sus...
  • Body Found In Lake Hartwell ID'd To Be Missing Person

    Body Found In Lake Hartwell ID'd To Be Missing Person

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-07-30 09:02:44 GMT
    Courtesy: US Army Corps Of EngineersCourtesy: US Army Corps Of Engineers
    Clemson City Police are investigating after a body found in Lake Hartwell was identified as James Davis, a missing person from Clemson. 
    Clemson City Police are investigating after a body found in Lake Hartwell was identified as James Davis, a missing person from Clemson. 
  • Upstate Job Fairs For July 31st

    Upstate Job Fairs For July 31st

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:02:43 GMT
    The Upstate will host two job fairs on July 31st.The Upstate will host two job fairs on July 31st.
    Job seekers in the Upstate will find two opportunities in Greenville and Spartanburg.
    Job seekers in the Upstate will find two opportunities in Greenville and Spartanburg.
  • Six LGBT Couples To Apply For Marriage Licenses In Greenville

    Six LGBT Couples To Apply For Marriage Licenses In Greenville

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:27 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:27:00 GMT
    The Campaign for Southern Equality says that local LGBT couples will apply for marriage licenses on July 30th at 10 am in Greenville County.
    The Campaign for Southern Equality says that local LGBT couples will apply for marriage licenses on July 30th at 10 am in Greenville County.
  • SC island remembers 'Forrest Gump' filming 20 years ago

    SC island remembers 'Forrest Gump' filming 20 years ago

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:31:12 GMT
    When the silver screen came to Beaufort two decades ago, it forever changed the way Marie Lawson views her back dock at Coosaw Point. Not only does she have the photo album to prove it, her back yard is featured in the award-winning film.
    When the silver screen came to Beaufort two decades ago, it forever changed the way Marie Lawson views her back dock at Coosaw Point. Not only does she have the photo album to prove it, her back yard is featured in the award-winning film.
  • Boy, age 2, dies from burns after parents 'didn't know what to tell' doctors, police say

    Boy, age 2, dies from burns after parents 'didn't know what to tell' doctors, police say

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:50:42 GMT
    Perry and Redd and their home... Photos from WKRG..Perry and Redd and their home... Photos from WKRG..
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body about 2 weeks before his parents sought treatment, authorities say. The child, Bryson Redd, was burned over more than 40 percent
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body about 2 weeks before his parents sought treatment, authorities say. The child, Bryson Redd, was burned over more than 40 percent
  • MUGS: 36 Arrests In Greenville Prostitution Sting

    MUGS: 36 Arrests In Greenville Prostitution Sting

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 12:58 PM EST2014-02-26 17:58:17 GMT
    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office, along with 26 other agencies throughout 15 states, participated in the event during National Day of Johns Arrest.
  • North Carolina sheriff: 3 people killed; 3 deputies injured in shootout

    North Carolina sheriff: 3 people killed; 3 deputies injured in shootout

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 2:19 PM EDT2014-07-30 18:19:48 GMT
    A North Carolina sheriff says three people have been killed and three deputies injured in a shootout at a mobile home park outside Fayetteville.Cumberland County Sheriff Moose Butler told local media outlets Wednesday morning that deputies were called to a domestic dispute about 7 a.m. Wednesday. At the residence, gunfire was exchanged with one person, who was among the three killed.Deputies did not immediately say whether the people died in the domestic dispute or in the shootout.The names o...
    A North Carolina sheriff says three people have been killed and three deputies injured in a shootout at a mobile home park outside Fayetteville.Cumberland County Sheriff Moose Butler told local media outlets Wednesday morning that deputies were called to a domestic dispute about 7 a.m. Wednesday. At the residence, gunfire was exchanged with one person, who was among the three killed.Deputies did not immediately say whether the people died in the domestic dispute or in the shootout.The names o...
  • National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    National Education Study Ranks NC In Top 10

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:51:32 GMT
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
    A study published by the American Legislative Exchange Council has ranked all of the states in the US in terms of education.
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