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Update: Former President Carter recovering from surgery

ATLANTA (AP) – Jimmy Carter’s spokeswoman says the former president is recovering at Emory University Hospital following surgery to relieve pressure from bleeding on his brain. Deanna Congileo said there are no complications from the surgery. She said Carter will remain in the hospital for observation, and she doesn’t anticipate making more announcements until he’s released. Categories: Local News Tags:…

Hearing for Teen who pleaded guilty in first grader’s death on SC playground

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Prosecutors plan to tell a judge why they think a teen who fired on a South Carolina school playground and killed a first-grader should spend his life in prison. A hearing begins Tuesday at the Anderson County Courthouse to determine 17-year-old Jesse Osborne’s sentence . He faces 30 years to life without parole. Osborne pleaded guilty…

Kentucky woman arrested for alleged bomb threat on Upstate flight

(Associated Press) — A Kentucky woman is accused of making a bomb threat at an Upstate airport. Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport police arrested Laura Snyder Jones of anchorage, Kentucky. A spokesperson for the airport says Jones became frustrated with customer service and told an American Airlines employee she had a bomb in her bag when asked if she was carrying anything…