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Governor pledges heavier law enforcement presence in Myrtle Beach after shootings

Governor pledges heavier law enforcement presence in Myrtle Beach after shootings

When a member of the media asked him what his presence at the meeting said about the state of the city, he responded that he'd been visiting the area regularly since his youth. "This meeting is borne out of some concern (the governor) has over the rash of violence that's occurred over the past few days", Symmes confirms, adding that the meeting was set up "to ensure the safe, family-friendly environment of Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand is maintained".


Former Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty Fatal Shooting Of Sylville Smith

Former Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty Fatal Shooting Of Sylville Smith

On Monday, the jury was told it could find Officer Heaggan-Brown guilty of the original charge, first-degree reckless homicide, or of either of two lesser charges: second-degree reckless homicide, which carries a maximum of 15 years in prison, or homicide by negligent operation of a unsafe weapon, punishable by as many as five years in prison.



Democratic Losses in Special Elections

In South Carolina, Republican Ralph Norman beat his Democratic opponent Archie Parnell by only 3.2 percent, .6 percent closer than Handel's win, in a much redder district. "However, Democrats have overperformed in heavily Republican districts in every special election, even if they haven't won". Most recently, Tom Price resigned in February to join Trump's administration.



Senate GOP releases 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued a statement Thursday saying that the bill targets NY and threatens to slash an additional $2.3 billion in Medicaid funding, leading to cuts to hospitals, nursing homes, and home care providers. " ObamaCare is dead and we're putting a plan out today that is going to be negotiated", Trump said at a White House technology event earlier in the day.


Muggy and unsettled with showers and a t-storm today

Muggy and unsettled with showers and a t-storm today

Light variable wind early will pick up to 15-20 miles per hour from the west later. After some morning showers and rumbles Saturday , conditions are much drier through the rest of the weekend. A break from showers and storms for most comes during the midday hours. Today: AM Showers (40%), PM Clearing, Breezy. It's warm and stuffy with temperatures in the middle to upper 80s.


Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Water wasn't the only problem. Residents in nearby counties were also offered sandbags. Meanwhile, Cindy's intermittent wind and rain weren't just limited to the coast. Rain will continue through Friday , with 2 to 5 inches possible in southern and eastern counties, the forecast said. "No one should be under the belief that this is only going to affect coastal Louisiana or southeast Louisiana ".