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Here's a look at the stories you'll see at the top of the hour

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Here’s a look at the stories you’ll see at the top of the hour: Speaker Ryan isn’t onboard the Trump Train. We learned that yesterday. Today, Jeb Bush says he can’t back the presumptive nominee for the republicans. He joins Sen. Lindsey Graham who says he will not vote for Trump. We’ve got the latest reaction…

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I hope you’re enjoying “The Catch” on this #TGIT on ABC Columbia. We’re working hard in the newsroom preparing ABC Columbia News at 11. Let’s get you primed before we go live at 11:   #HEROESINBLUE: Officers and their spouses understand the dangers of the job. Many have told me they find some comfort in the training they receive. But,…

WATCH: Southern Cuisine Served at State House

The fastest way into someone's heart is through the stomach.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — The fastest way into someone’s heart is through the stomach. South Carolina’s hospitality industry knows that’s true for many of the millions of tourists who travel to our beaches and cities every year. It’s also why organizers of an event at the State House on Wednesday served a tasty helping of Southern cuisine. The idea is…

WATCH: These Guys Put the Hot in Hot-lanta!

Check out these dance moves...and our anchor's reactions!

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Mike Gillespie shared a MUST SEE VIDEO of the impressive display of manliness that went down in Atlanta during the Hawks-Celtics match-up Tuesday night. And, we’re not talking about the NBA players. Check out these dance moves…and our anchor’s reactions! Categories: Entertainment News, Local News, National Sports, News, Sports Tags: ABC Columbia, Alicia Barnes, Atlanta Hawks,…

BREAKING: Clinton wins Democratic primary in New York

The former secretary of state, who represented New York in the Senate for eight years, had been leading all New York state polls by double digits in the week prior to the primary.

NEW YORK (ABC NEWS) — ABC News projects Hillary Clinton will win the New York Democratic primary, based on vote analysis. According to preliminary exit poll analysis, seven in 10 New York Democratic voters said they think Clinton will be the eventual nominee. Moreover, two-thirds of voters said she has a better chance of beating Republican front-runner Donald Trump in…

BREAKING: Trump triumphs in New York

Clinton, Sanders vie for victory. Here's the latest on the New York Primary Contests

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump triumphed with ease Tuesday in the Republican primary in New York, rebounding from a tough stretch that had strained his path to the GOP nomination and highlighted weaknesses in his campaign. Among Democrats, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were in a close race as polls closed. The margin of Trump’s victory in his home…

VIDEO: That’s Money, Baby!

Talk about a baby shower gift.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Talk about a baby shower gift. The SC Education Lottery says over the weekend a couple with a baby on the way won $250,000 on a scratch off ticket. It was purchased at the Kangaroo Express on Forest Drive. The expectant daddy says the win was “perfect timing.” Categories: Local News, News, Richland Tags: ABC Columbia,…

SC bill would bar requiring transgender choice of bathrooms

The bill introduced Wednesday by Sen. Lee Bright would also require multi-stall bathrooms on public property to be designated and used "based on biological sex."

// ​_ // ]]> COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – A South Carolina senator wants to bar local governments from requiring businesses to let transgender people use the bathroom of their choice, saying he’s taking a “stand for decency and common sense.” The bill introduced Wednesday by Sen. Lee Bright would also require multi-stall bathrooms on public property to be designated and…

Texas executes “Vampire” Killer

The convicted killer said he drank the boy's blood after beating the seventh-grader with a pipe and slitting his throat

// // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // HUNSTVILLE, TX — A South Texas man has been executed for the 1998 slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank after beating the seventh-grader with…

Two bodies found in Lexington Co. identified

The identities of two bodies found inside a Lexington County home Sunday have been released by investigators.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — The identities of two bodies found inside a Lexington County home Sunday have been released by investigators. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher says 80 year-old Leonard Williams and 70 year-old Lillie Thompson were found in a home on Double Eagle Circle during a welfare check just after 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Sheriff’s deputies say they are investigating…