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3 monday brings mostly 3 cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday. 3 ((wrap up)) 3 let's send it over to chris
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3 we're watching:haywood rd @ pelham rdhwy 123 @ church st hit &; run accident in spartataurg carolina dr ext @ mae st &;horton rd rd 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 all new this 3 morning..an early morning fire is under investigation in greenville.crews were called out a business on pine knoll drive around four this morning. we're told the flames broke out in the ceiling.there was one person inside, but they got out safely.it's not clear yet how the fire started. 3 3 following saturday's gop primary .. it's now time for the democratic presidential candidates to focus on south carolina. carolina.the primary is this saturday. saturday.after a narrow loss to hillary clinton in the
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sanders was in greenville on sunday.about five thousand people came to his rally at bon secours wellness arena.he pushed his ideas on health care.. minimum wage.. and giving everyone an equal chance. 3 3 3 "if we stand together and demand that the united states government represents all of us, not just the one percent, there is nothing that we can't accomplish!!" 3 actor danny glover also appeared at the greenville rally.right now -- sanders is trailing hillary clinton in the polls here in south carolina. 3 clinton and sanders will be in columbia tomorrow night.cnn is hosting another town hall event to let south carolina voter hear from the candidates. that's happening at 8:00 tuesday night on the campus of usc. 3 here's a look at the three candidates on the ballot in south carolina.willie wilson was in spartanburg over the weekend, but we haven't learned of any upcoming campaign stops ahead of saturday's primary. 3 a slightly smaller field of gop candidates is turning to
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gave another boost to donald trump. trump.winning the south carolina primary means trump gets all 50 of the state's delegates. delegates.it was a very close race for second place.. with marco rubio edging out ted cruz. cruz.a fourth place finish led to jeb bush dropping out of the race.ohio governor john kasich came in fifth.and despite being in last place.. doctor ben carson says his campaign is not over. 3 stay with fox carolina for continuing coverage of the presidential race.we'll have updates on the candidates all week long.and we'll have full team coverage of saturday's primary.. on air and online. 3 3 right now, pickens county authorities are looking for the person who killed a woman, then dumped her body at saluda lake. lake.fox carolina's ashley minelli is at the pickens county sheriff's office this morning, with what we know so far. 3 search for the killer... and ththweapon (as far as we know)
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on the boat ramp: 35 year old farah khan of townville townville investigators on scene yesterday morning:- 322 buckskin road in easley- severe trauma to the head - early investigation points to a gunshot wound- body taken in for autopsy, happening today- two men going fishing called 911 3 at this point: - no details on *if* khan killed there.. or somewhere else and leftcrime stoppers: 1-888-crimesc
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3 covering our counties-- anderson county authorities are investigating the death of a teen.the coroner says a 17 year old male was found dead on crompton drive in pelzer sunday night.not many details have been released, but we're told no foul play is suspected. 3 the spartanburg county sheriff's office is looking for a person who's been using a cloned credit card. card.deputies say the card was used at a red lobster in spartanburg, and a walgreens in greenville county. investigators say he charged almost 600 dollars to the account. account.anyone with information on this person is asked to call crime stoppers. you could be eligible for a cash reward. 3 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes.
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3 monday brings mostly 3 cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday. 3 3 now let's send it over to the traffic center. 3 we're watching:
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3 here's a live look 3 at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 good morning, 3joe-- joe-- 3 after 30 years of service to the upstate.. a local community center is in need of help.we're live in greenville with more on an upcoming benefit show for the phillis wheatley center. 3 here's a live look over clemson university-- you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching hillary clinton: i do not believe we live
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the economy is rigged in favor of the top. americans haven't had a raise in 15 years. but i want to go further. whether it's poison in the water... hardworking immigrant families living in fear... racism holding people back... wall street and big financial interests along with drug companies, insurance companies, big oil companies... the indifference, the negligence. that's what i want to take on. i'm running for president to root out all of these barriers... because i think america can only live up to its potential when we make sure that every american has a chance to live up to his or her potential. i'm hillary clinton,
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3 the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic. 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina.we're back with a live look over greenville. 3 3 this morning, people in kalamazoo, michigan are struggling to understand what led up to a shooting rampage that left six people dead.
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came together sunday night for a vigil.. one say after the shootings. 3 this morning, the man suspected in the rampage is due in court. court.45 year old jason dalton was arrested early sunday morning, following a massive manhunt.investigators say the attacks started around 6:00 saturday night.. when a woman was shot several times outside an apartment.she is expected to survive.four hours later, a father and 17 year old son were shot and killed at a car dealership.15 minutes later, four women were killed in a cracker barrel parking lot.a 14 year old was injured. injured.investigators say the shootings were random.police say dalton is a married father of two, with no criminal record.they also say he works has an uber driver, and may have picked up a passenger while authorities were looking for him. 3 after several attempts to delay her appearance, the wife of bill cosby is set to testify in a lawsuit against her husband today. today.camille cosby is scheduled to give a deposition in a suit filed by seven women, who claim her husband
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cosby denies the allegations, and is counter-suing them. attorneys for camille cosby tried to get today's testimony delayed.. but a judge denied her request on sunday. 3 3 greenville's phillis wheatley center is celebrating 30 years of service to the upstate. upstate.now, their building needs some major repairs, and they need help to fix it. it.fox carolina's joe gagnon is live this morning with details on a fundraiser they're having this weekend. 3 a leaky roof has made it quite difficult for the performers and crew on this show...this year the performace of motown hopes to raise enough money as possible to repair thisisroof.. roof..celebrating black history &; 30 years of
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dwight woods repertory theatre presentsa&a motown tribute... it is this saturday at the t-d convention center.. 3
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3 time for weather 3 and traffic.
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3 monday brings mostly 3 cloudy skies with scattered rain and 3 possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday, with colder temperatures reaching the mid to upper 40s. rain and possible thunderstorms push in wednesday with highs in the 50s, followed by sunny and
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thursday, friday, and the weekend. monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday, with colder temperatures reaching the mid to upper 40s. rain and possible thunderstorms push in wednesday with highs in the 50s, followed by sunny and cooler conditions for
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weekend. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 let's send it over to chris. 3
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3 we're watching: watching: 3 3 we're watching: watching:3 3 here's a live look 3 at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on--pit crew traffic sponsored by 3 kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac!
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3 news you need to know..loved ones of four murder victims dont want their case to be forgotten.a vigil was held saturday for barbara, cathy and michael scott as well as violet taylor.all four were found dead inside a home in november.no suspects were ever named. 3 police in columbia are looking for two men who opened fire at the columbiana mall. investigators say a fight broke out saturday and two men pulled out guns, fired shots then took off.luckily no one was hurt. 3 the supreme court will meet for the first time today since justice antonin scalia's death. eight justices are expected to take the bench and resume the court's work.scalia was buried on saturday.its unclear when his successor will be named. 3 author harper lee has been laid to rest during a private ceremony in her hometown. hometown.only her closest friends and family attended the ceremony saturday in monroeville, alabama.that's the same town she used for the setting of her famous book "to kill a mockingbird".lee died on friday at age 89. 3 3 it's ______.fans and fellow celebrities are coming together to help singer **kesha**...get out of a
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stepping in and why--next. 3 here's a live look over 85 and pelham road in greenville -- thee morning news on fox
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live look at usc upstate 3 taylor swift is one of the many celebrities who are joining fans in supporting singer kesha. kesha.kesha has been in court since 2014 asking to get out of a contract with songwriter "doctor luke gottwald" with h sony.she claims he sexually assaulted her but he denies the allegations.a judge denied kesha's request friday prompting swift to send the singer 250-thousand dollars as a sign of support.fans and celebs are rallying to free the singer saying they'll
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3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 3 monday brings mostly cloudy
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possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 let's send it over to the pit crew traffic center. 3 we're watching: watching: 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 it's ______.it's on to south rolina after hillary clinton wins in nevada.how they are getting ready for saturday's primary--coming up.
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at --thee morning news on fox carolina is back in minutes. 3 you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability. bernie sanders. he was there when dr. king marched on washington. unafraid to challenge the status quo to end racial profiling, take on police misconduct, and take down a system that profits from mass imprisonment. there is no president who will fight harder to end institutional racism. education. opportunity. reform. bernie.
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after a woman was found dead at saluda lake.we're live at the sheriff's office with what we know about the case. case.with the south carolina primary behind them the republicans are looking to nevada--we've got a final look at saturday's numbers coming up. up. 3 you're going to want to keep your umbrella close by this week.i'll tell you when the rain will finally move out. 3 good morning.... 3 it's monday, february 22nd.i'm ben hill. hill.and i'm lauren elise .. here with nicole papay and chris scott.thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday.
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3 let's send it over to chris. 3 we're watching: watching: 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3
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3 presidential candidate donald trump is heading in to the nevada caucus tomorrow with a big win under his belt. belt.he gets 50 delegates after coming out on top in the south carolina primary. primary.trump led by 10 percentage points.marco rubio squeezed out a second place spot over ted cruz.both got just over 22 percent of the votes.and after winning less than eight percent.. jeb bush ended his presidential campaign on saturday.he came in fourth place, followed by john kasich and ben carson. carson.the state election commission says more than 700 thousand people voted in the primary.they've also gotten a record number of absentee ballots for both parties. 3 hillary clinton scored another win on saturday.she won the nevada caucuses 52 to 47 percent.
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bernie sanders will be making stops in south carolina this week.they will take part in a cnn town hall in columbia tomorrow.the democratic primary is this saturday.for more "you decide" coverage.. head to fox carolina dot com. 3 3 this morning- pickens county investigators are searching for a killer-- after someone discovered a woman's body near saluda lake. 3 fox carolina's ashley minelli is live at the pickens county sheriff's office this morning... and ashley- not many details to go on at this point. 3 no- coroner: 35 year old farah kahn's body found here, believe she was killed... and then left here... but so far-- deputies haven't said whether anyone in this area noticed what happened 3 take a look-investigators:- two men going fishing called 911 after discovering khan's body on the boat ramp here- buck skin road- discovery happened around 9 yesterday morning- early investigation points to a gun shot wound; suffered severe head trauma-
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scene, taken to ghs for autopsy 3 - as of yesterday: no weapon found- 1800 crime-sc crime-sc
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3 covering our counties--family and friends in anderson county are remembering the victims of a quadruple homicide that's still unsolved. unsolved.back on november second.. cathy and michael scott, along with their mothers barbara scott and violet taylor were found shot to death in a home on refuge road.no suspects were ever named. named.on saturday .. the community gathered for a vigil and balloon release.friends say they don't want the case to be forgotten. 3 3 " bring the community together, bring the family together, have some music hear some comments by friends of the family..." family..."" try to keep the the situation at the forefront of the minds of those around here..."
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anyone with information on the case to call crime stoppers at 1-888-crime-sc. 3 a cherokee county family is working to rebuild their home after a sunday morning fire. fire.red cross volunteers helped the family after this home on doctor martin luther king junior street in gaffney caught fire.we're told two adults and one child escaped. the red cross is helping the family with housing and other needs until the damage is repaired. 3 law enforcement officers in anderson county say they're better prepared to find missing people thanks to special training..the sheriff's office teamed up with the national guard and state guard on sunday.they worked on ground search exercises in iva for about six hours. 3 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday.
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3 chris is standing by in the traffic center: 3 we're watching: watching: 3 here's a live look at the
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3 good morning, joe-- joe-- 3 after 30 years of service to the upstate.. a local community center is in need of help.we're live in greenville with more on an upcoming benefit show for the phillis wheatley center. 3 here's a live look over clemson-- you're watching the
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic. 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina.you're looking live over i-85 in greenville 3 3 columbia police say they need the public's help finding two suspected gunmen. gunmen.police say the two men opened fire at a mall saturday night around 7:00.they say both men fired shots in the
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says no one was hurt. investigators are reviewing security footage to learn the identity of the suspects. witnesses say customers were hiding in stores for hours after the shots were fired. 3 3 rescue crews are cleaning up from a deadly cyclone in fiji that killed dozens. dozens.the cyclone hit the islands this weekend.crews say they expect the death toll to rise because they haven't reached the worst-hit outer islands.more than 6-thousand families are staying in emergency shelters.forecasters say winds reached speeds up to 180 miles per hour.it's now being called the strongest storm in the southern hemisphere on record. 3 fbi director "james comey" is personally asking apple to help break into the phone of the san bernardino shooter. shooter.comey says the feds owe it to the shooting victims to access the cellphone used by syed farook.apple is fighting a federal court order to develop software to crack into iphones.leaders in the tech world are backing apple saying it would set a dangerous precedent.comey says it's not about setting a
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to the victims of deadly shooting. 3 3 for decades the phyllis wheatley center has been an important and safe place for families to go in the sterling community of greenville... greenville...but they need your help..their roof is in serious need of repair. repair.fox carolina's joe gagnon is live from the dwight woods reperatory inside the phyllis wheatley center with more on a benefit happening this weekend. 3 a leaky roof has made it quite difficult for the performers and crew on this show...this year the performace of motown hopes to raise enough money as possible to repair this roof.. roof..celebrating black history &; 30 years of existence,the phillis wheatley dwight woods repertory theatre presentsa&a motown tribute... it is this saturday at the t-d convention center.. 3 3 3
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3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday, with colder temperatures reaching the mid
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possible thunderstorms push in wednesday with highs in the 50s, followed by sunny and cooler conditions for thursday, friday, and the weekend. monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday, with colder temperatures reaching the mid to upper 40s. rain and possible thunderstorms push in wednesday with highs in the 50s, followed by sunny and cooler conditions for
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weekend.
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3 now time for traffic: 3 3 3 we're watching:crash/fuel spill n. academy st @ east north stclemson blvd @ old clemson hwywells hwy @ shiloh rd 3 3 3 here's a live look at the
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traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac! 3 3 3 taking a look at news you need to know..the man accused of killing six people at random in kalamazoo michigan is due in court today.investgators say 45 year old "jason dalton" started the attacks around 6:00 saturday night.there's no word on a motive. 3 investigators in pickens county are trying to figure out what led up to a woman's body being found near a boat ramp.deputies say-- they believe farah khan was killed before her body was dumped at the saluda lake. it appears she was shot. 3 the south carolina democratic primary is this saturday. hillary clinton and bernie sanders will be making stops across the state this week. tomorrow-- c-n-n will host a town hall in columbia. 3 if you're a fan of margaritas, today's your chance to celebrate a little bit.it's national margarita day."on the border" is doing their part to help you celebrate.they're offering 2 dollar house
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who stops by to take advantage of the deal is encouraged to enjoy their endless chips and salsa as well. 3 time for birthday shout-outs, sponsored by urban nirvana... -bobby from seneca.-gracie from campobello.-lula from asheville.-taurean from greenville. greenville.-donna from greenville greenvilleif you'd like us to mention a birthday on the air, send the name, date, and hometown to *birthdays at fox carolina dot com.*and let us know if you'd like to see it in either the 7 or 8 o'clock hour. 3 we'll be right back, but first -- a look at yesterday's winning lottery numbers. numbers. 3 3 3
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3 live look over greenville. 3 dozens of local 3 girls scouts may have a better idea of what they want to be when they grow up. up.nearly 80 girl scouts met at clemson university saturday for girl scout day 2016.the scouts were introduced to career paths in science, technology, engineering, and math.they got the chance to make cheese to learn about chemistry and made polymers to learn about chemical engineering.one organizer says she hopes the girls don't forget the lessons they learned this weekend. 3 3 " i hope that they take a passion (with them), not everyone will become a stem professional, and that's ok, but if they get a little more excited about science class and doing their math homework, then it's been a success..." success..."3 the girl scouts also had lunch with lockheed martin engineers and a few of clemson's engineering and science students. 3 now time for weather and
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3 monday brings mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday. 3 3 chris is in the 3 traffic center: 3 we're watching: crash/fuel spill 3 n. academy st @ east north st
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3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 it's ______.the democratic presidential candidates are looking for a win in south carolina.we'll tell you what hillary clinton and bernie sanders are doing ahead of south carolina's primary. 3 be sure to stay with fox carolina all morning long. we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock. throughout our four hours of catch live the field, plus traffic updates every 10 minutes. minutes.
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news on fox the world a president has to grapple with. sometimes you can't even imagine. that's the job. and she's the one who's proven she can get it done.
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...standing up against the abuse of women... ...protecting social security... ...expanding benefits for the national guard... ...and winning health care for 8 million children... the presidency is the toughest job in the world and she's the one who'll make a real difference for you. i'm hillary clinton and i approved this message. 3now. now. 3 pickens county deputies are working to solve a murder.. after a woman was found dead at saluda lake.we're live at the sheriff's office with what we know about the case. case.after a lot of 3 focus on the republican race for president.. south carolina's democrats are just days away from getting their chance to vote. vote. 3 and a wet week ahead.i'll tell you when the bulk of the rain is expected to move in. 3 good morning.... it's monday, 3 february 22.i'm lauren elise....
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thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 monday brings mostly 3 cloudy skies with scattered rain and possible a thunderstorm. highs peak in the mid-60s upstate and upper 50s in the mountains. tonight, scattered rain continues with lows in the 40s. heavier rain arrives tuesday.

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