Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia for labor secretary

President Donald Trump says he will nominate lawyer Eugene Scalia to be his new labor secretary.
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  Man shouting ‘You die’ kills 33 at Japan anime studio

Most of the dead and the 36 injured were workers at Kyoto Animation, known for mega-hit stories featuring high school girls, with places featured in the stories even becoming "pilgrimage sites" for their fans.

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  Commission looking to future after end of James Brown Arena stalemate

  Man killed in crash on River Rd. identified

  Seven alleged Bloods gang members indicted in drug conspiracy

  Cause of death released for infant found dead at babysitter’s home

Missing Richmond County 15-year-old girl possibly with two other runaway juveniles

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing juvenile who is possibly with two other runaway juveniles.
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American warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz

Trump says it's the latest "hostile" action by Iran. He's calling on other countries to condemn what he says are Iran's attempts to disrupt the freedom of navigation and global commerce in the strategic waterway in the Persian Gulf region.

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office searching for alleged purse thief

  Richmond County Sheriff’s Office encourages participation for Citizens Police Academy

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  Charlie Norwood VA reaches out to veterans with healthcare options

  Our very own Jay Jefferies the star of the 10th Annual Sunshine’s Roast and Toast

  Two men arrested in McDuffie County home invasion

Sheriff’s office investigating crash at shopping center on Furys Ferry Rd.

Teenage siblings missing in Richmond County

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Deemed dangerous, Epstein denied bail in sex abuse case

The judge's decision Thursday comes after prosecutors argued Epstein should remain behind bars in New York City because he has the means to flee and is a danger to the public.

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Waynesboro couple married for 71 years dies 12 hours apart

  UPDATE: 2 men arrested in North Augusta shooting

Aiken man killed in Richmond County shooting

The Richmond County Coroners Office confirms that an Aiken County man was killed early Sunday morning.

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Aiken police searching for Walmart assault suspect

Honduran national convicted in District Court in Augusta

Waynesboro couple married for 71 years dies 12 hours apart

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office searching for man wanted for fraudulent checks

  McDuffie County mother, daughter killed in Wilkinson County crash

McDuffie County mother and daughter killed in crash.
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  House OKs $15 minimum wage, setting marker for 2020 campaign

Passage was assured after centrists won concessions for a slower phase-in, over six years instead of five. They also won assurances the pay hike could be halted midway if a study shows job losses or other adverse effects.

American Red Cross and Augusta Fire Department to install free smoke alarms in Apple Valley Neighborhood

  Grants offer City of Aiken chance to build on old, unusable ground

  Local nonprofit raises over $200,000 in it’s first year

  Richmond County Schools holds career fair for potential employees new to the area