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Arrest made in overnight Aiken shooting

Updated: 07/21/2013 - ​The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a shooting incident that occurred Saturday night near 3001 Vaucluse Road. One man has been arrested.

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Religious leader donates $20K after watching News 12 story

Siri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 07/12/2013 - He's a religious leader with millions of followers world wide who's bringing attention to a Columbia County charity. After seeing a News12 report about a bird refuge in Harlem, he decided to make the trip, and bring his money and followers with him. News12 explains how his pilgrimage brought fans from miles around.

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Investigators say marina fire was no accident

Updated: 07/08/2013 - A marina in McDuffie county went up in flames early Monday morning and investigators say it was done on purpose. Crime Team 12 spoke to one of the business owners who believes she knows who's behind the fire.

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Local Boy Scout Troop must now find new home

Updated: 07/09/2013 - A recent rule change to the Boy Scouts of America is making some churches upset. The group is now allowing young gay boys to become members. A local church is dropping their sponsorship of a troop because their faith conflicts with the new changes. News12 talked to a couple of folks effected by the change. Boy scout troop 686 will soon have to find a new home because their host is against the new rule change, but as one church closes their doors another one says they will gladly open theirs.

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A car break-in happens just feet away from deputy

Updated: 07/06/2013 - If you hit Downtown Augusta on First Friday this month you probably noticed a lot more deputies out. The sheriff's office upped its manpower this month, but one downtown visitor says it didn't help him. News12 reports one man's car was broken into when a deputy was just feet away from the crime.

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SC wants to be drone testing site

Posted: 04/29/2013 - South Carolina is one of about three dozen states that want to become a testing site for using unmanned drones for domestically.

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2 teens plead not guilty in Ga. baby slaying

Updated: 04/18/2013 - Two Georgia teenagers have pleaded not guilty to murdering a baby who was shot in the face during what authorities described as an attempted street robbery.

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Boeing incentives bill heads to SC House

Posted: 04/11/2013 - Legislation to provide Boeing $120 million in incentives for its expansion plans in North Charleston could receive final approval next week.

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Gov. Deal signs video poker bill

Updated: 04/11/2013 - Gov. Nathan Deal has signed into law a bill that changes oversight of video poker machines in the state and also opens the door for some proceeds to be directed to the HOPE scholarship program.

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Rally held at Ga. Capitol for immigration reform

Immigration Reform

Posted: 04/10/2013 - More than 1,000 people rallied at the Georgia Capitol and marched through downtown Atlanta to support comprehensive immigration reform and call for an end to deportation.

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VA says 7,000 vets' identities may be compromised

Updated: 04/09/2013 - Thousands of South Carolina veterans are being warned their personal information might have been compromised after a laptop went missing from the William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia.

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SC unemployment agency to lay off 153


Posted: 04/09/2013 - South Carolina's unemployment agency is laying off 100 employees in June as part of a statewide reorganization that directs anyone seeking jobless benefits to file claims online or by phone.

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