Gulf Times - South-Carolina
Biden aims for 'significant' South Carolina win, Trump urges supporters to intervene

Biden aims for 'significant' South Carolina win, Trump urges supporters to intervene

Presidential contender Joe Biden told South Carolina's Democrats on Friday that they can take control of the White House if they pick "the right nominee" to face President Donald Trump.

One winning ticket sold in South Carolina for $1.6bn lottery jackpot

One winning ticket sold in South Carolina for $1.6bn lottery jackpot

One ticket sold in South Carolina matched all six numbers in the Mega Millions lottery draw on Tuesday for a record setting $1.6 billion jackpot, the state's lottery said on its website early on Wednesday.

South Carolina communities race to beat dangerous flooding

South Carolina communities race to beat dangerous flooding

South Carolina communities along waterways near the Atlantic coast were racing on Saturday to prepare for the possible onslaught of dangerous flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people.

Florence batters Carolinas with torrential rain, flooding; 8 dead

Florence batters Carolinas with torrential rain, flooding; 8 dead

Tropical Storm Florence dumped "epic" amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it trudged inland on Saturday, triggering dangerous flooding, knocking out power in nearly 900,000 homes and businesses, and causing at least eight deaths.

Two dead, more than 100 hurt in South Carolina train crash

Two dead, more than 100 hurt in South Carolina train crash

Amtrak train 91 -- travelling between New York and Miami -- derailed in Cayce, outside the state capital Columbia, when it collided with the CSX freight train at around 2:30 am (local time).

Doha and US city Charleston in deal to promote ties

Doha and US city Charleston in deal to promote ties

Doha and the US city of Charleston have signed of a declaration of understanding under which the two cities will promote relations in the economic and cultural development domains.

South Carolina terminal evacuated after "potential threat"

South Carolina terminal evacuated after "potential threat"

Federal and local authorities evacuated a terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina on Wednesday to investigate a "potential threat" in a container ship, the US Coast Guard said.

Clinton eyes a decisive win as S Carolina votes

Clinton eyes a decisive win as S Carolina votes

Hillary Clinton is eyeing a decisive win in South Carolina’s Democratic presidential nomination race, hoping to gain momentum against Bernie Sanders before the high-stakes “Super Tuesday” contest.

Jeb Bush ends White House bid

Jeb Bush ends White House bid

In the end, a famous name, political pedigree and deep-pocketed donors were not enough to rescue the lackluster presidential campaign of Jeb Bush.