Author: Associated Press

SC pastor arrested on suspicion of choking pregnant woman

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – A South Carolina pastor accused of strangling a woman pregnant with his child is free on bond. News outlets report 35-year-old Rashan Lamar Wilson, of North Charleston, was arrested Thursday on a charge of domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature. He was released after posting $20,000 bond. Police say the alleged assault happened Monday…

Elizabeth Warren planning 1st trip to South Carolina

Massachusetts Sen.¬†Elizabeth Warren¬†is making her first trip to early voting South Carolina since launching her exploratory bid for a possible 2020 presidential run. Warren’s organization tells The Associated Press on Sunday that she is planning to visit Columbia on Wednesday for an organizing event at Columbia College. Warren has been visiting the early presidential primary and caucus states of New…

Pastor accused of strangling pregnant woman at church

Photo courtesy: WCIV N. Charleston, S.C. (AP)–A South Carolina pastor accused of strangling a woman pregnant with his child is free on bond. News outlets report 35-year-old Rashan Lamar Wilson, of North Charleston, was arrested Thursday on a charge of domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature. He was released after posting $20,000 bond. Police say the alleged assault…

Netflix has no plans to cut ‘Bird Box’ scene

By MARK KENNEDY, AP ENTERTAINMENT WRITER NEW YORK – Netflix’s post-apocalyptic survival film “Bird Box” is drawing criticism for using footage of a real fiery train disaster but the streaming giant has no plans to remove it. The footage concerns a 2013 tragedy in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic when an unattended train carrying crude oil rolled down an incline,…