RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Utilities Commission has ruled that the Charlotte-based utility can spend up to $120 million to maintain a potential new $11 billion nuclear power plant in South Carolina.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s budget oversight board has approved selling 318 acres in Port Royal for $17 million.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Carnival Cruise Lines wants a judge to toss out a lawsuit stemming from the company’s increased presence on the South Carolina coast.
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A log mansion that once provided an investor with views of the Smoky Mountains will again be auctioned after its previous sale failed to close.
GRAY COURT, S.C. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a small 2.3 magnitude earthquake has been reported in the northwestern part of South Carolina.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The former head of South Carolina’s Department of Motor Vehicles is the new director for the agency that oversees much of state government operations.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. James Clyburn is criticizing Standard & Poor’s downgrade of America’s debt rating, saying the decision was based more on politics than economics.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education says $143 million of federal bailout money meant for South Carolina’s public schools will be doled out to the other 49 states, Washington and Puerto Rico.