{FD} South Carolina officer dies, 3 others remain wounded, after ‘ambush’ shooting

A South Carolina sheriff's detective has died after a man accused of assaulting his wife "ambushed" and shot him and three other officers, officials said Wednesday.

{FD} South Carolina officers ‘ambushed’ in shooting, 1 deputy ‘hanging on to life’

A man accused of assaulting his wife “ambushed” and shot three South Carolina sheriff’s deputies -- leaving one “hanging on to life” -- after wounding another K-9 officer during an hours-long manhunt, officials said Wednesday.

{FD} 4 South Carolina officers shot; 1 fighting for his life

One of four South Carolina law enforcement officers shot Tuesday morning was fighting for his life, as a report found that the suspected triggerman was found with several “long guns” and was previously arrested for assaulting an officer.

{FD} 4 South Carolina officers shot, leaving 1 in ‘very critical’ condition; suspect arrested

The man accused of shooting four South Carolina law enforcement officers — leaving one in "very critical" condition — early Tuesday morning was found with several “long guns” and was previously arrested for assaulting an officer, a report said.

{FD} South Carolina police deliver New Year’s baby on interstate after high-speed chase, parents say

A baby girl in South Carolina entered the world in a big way on New Year’s Day as she was born on the side of highway following a high-speed police chase, according to her parents.

{FD} Southeast socked by rare snowstorm ahead of ‘bomb cyclone’ forecast to hit Northeast

A handful of southern U.S. states are getting hit by a brutal winter storm Wednesday, with Florida, Georgia and South Carolina seeing a rare blast of snow and sleet — some for the first time in years.

{FD} ‘Bomb cyclone’ to slam East Coast as winter storm with blizzard conditions

A "bomb cyclone" is set to take aim at the Northeast after dumping snow and ice Wednesday across places that rarely see winter weather, the latest bombardment of frigid weather that's brought freezing temperatures to vast portions of the United States.

{FD} ‘Bomb cyclone’ to slam East Coast as winter storm continues to bombard US

A "bomb cyclone" is set to dump snow and ice Wednesday across parts of the East Coast that rarely see winter weather, the latest bombardment of frigid weather that's brought freezing temperatures to vast portions of the United States.

{FD} Brutal winter weather expected to dump snow from Carolinas to Florida

A nasty winter storm that has brought freezing temperatures to parts of the U.S. is getting ready to dump snow and ice across parts of the South that rarely see any kind of flurries.

{FD} Georgia inmate breaks free, using shower rod to breach brick, police say

Authorities are hunting for a Georgia inmate who escaped jail early Wednesday after he used a metal shower rod and busted through two brick walls before slipping through a fence, authorities said.

{FD} Homeless man who helped South Carolina cop in tough arrest says ‘someone’s got to stand up’

A homeless man who South Carolina police are praising for assisting an officer in an arrest this week says things were “going to get ugly” so something “had to be done.”

{FD} South Carolina capital becomes first city to ban bump stocks after Vegas massacre

The capital of South Carolina has become the first U.S. city to ban bump stocks, nearly three months after a gunman who apparently used those devices opened fire on an outdoor concert in Las Vegas, killing 58 and injuring nearly 500.

{FD} Woman reportedly received 20,000 oxycodone pills in mail instead of yoga mat

A woman in South Carolina called police Saturday afternoon after she reportedly received a large package of illegal drugs in the mail, worth around $400,000, instead of the yoga mat she ordered.

{FD} Hurricane Maria victims airlifted to mainland hospitals from US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

Evacuees from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are being transported to mainland hospitals to receive care for critical medical conditions caused or impacted by Hurricane Maria.