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Columbia, South Carolina is located in Richland County. Zip codes in Columbia, SC include 29240, 29226, and 29229. The median home price in Columbia is $139,900. More Columbia information.

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2 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

Suspect Arrest in Robbery on Benedict Campus

Columbia, SC (WLTX0 - Chief Haywood Bazemore 8.25.14 Benedict community park....hyatt & laurel dark blue 4-door dodege ram truck 5 victims & Suspect Arrest in Robbery on Benedict Campus Columbia, SC (WLTX0 - Chief Haywood Bazemore 8.25.14 Benedict community park....hyatt & laurel dark blue 4-door dodege ram truck 5 victims & Check out this story on ... (more)

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2 hrs ago | The Reporter

Woman accused of setting fire with burned bacon

A Utah woman accused of using a pound of bacon to start a fire in her ex-boyfriend's house will stand trial on arson charges.

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3 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

John Lennon's killer sorry for being 'an idiot'

Chapman told the parole board he's sorry for "being such an idiot" and seeking notoriety the way he did.

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3 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

Justin Bieber's 'Saturday Night Live' antics didn't impress cast

In the new edition of "Live From New York: An Uncensored History Of Saturday Night Live," written by James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales, the former "SNL" star says working with the Beebs was a singular experience.

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3 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shooting

Omaha police say officers' gunfire killed 'Cops' television show crew member and a robbery suspect at a fast-food restaurant.

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8 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Israeli PM declares victory over Hamas in Gaza war

Israel's prime minister has declared victory in the Gaza war against Hamas, saying a cease-fire deal gave nothing to the Islamic militant group.

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12 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

Ethics Panel Rules Mayor Properly Reported Trip

Ethics Panel Rules Mayor Properly Reported Trip Columbia, SC - The State Ethics Commiission says Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin properly filed his statement of economic interest from a Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1tJTtaX Columbia, SC - The State Ethics Commission says Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin properly filed his ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | KFVS12

Man pleads guilty in death of Illinois officer

A South Carolina man has pleaded guilty in a vehicle crash that killed an on-duty Pontiac officer and his police dog last year.

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15 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Gov. Rick Perry and S.C. House share space in Columbia

For those following the schedule on the marquee, the S.C. House has a one-day special session Wednesday followed by an appearance at a state GOP fundraiser by Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

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15 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

Time Warner's Internet Service Down For Much of U.S.

Time Warner's Internet Service Down For Much of U.S. Columbia, SC -- Time Warner Cable's Internet service appears to be down for a good portion of the country this morning Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1pgGJt5 A screen grab of downdetector's website just after 7:00AM eastern shows a good portion of the country is still ... (more)

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18 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

5 Best Credit Cards With Benefits

Over the course of the past 6 years, I've had a chance to sample MANY different credit cards and programs.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WIS-TV Columbia

USC students use empty holsters to demand more protection from school

Jacob Smith carries an empty gun holster around the University of South Carolina's campus as a political statement and he's not alone.

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Free Times

Concerts in Columbia: Aug 28 - Sept 3

Drivin' N' Cryin' - Among the odd facts in the online bio for Drivin' N' Cryin' - penned by singer and primary songwriter Kevn Kinney - is this: Drivin' N' Cryin' is the only band to have played with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Sonic Youth and Neil Young in the same year.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Sheriff: Two Men Arrested For Shooting in West Columbia

Lexington County Sheriff's Department detectives are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at about 7 p.m. in West Columbia.

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FITSNews

Columbia SC Has A Lot Of Crack Rocks

So here is a list of 1,379 narcotics cases in which evidence - the vast majority of it being rocks of crack cocaine - were slated for destruction by the City of Columbia, S.C. crime lab.

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The Star

Analyst at Columbia police drug lab resigns

A drug analyst at the Columbia Police Department has resigned amid concerns over some of the work she did on cases while working for the agency, officials said Monday.

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Free Times

SOCO Celebrates One Year with Free Co-Working Day

SOCO describes itself as Columbia's first co-working community. That is, it's a place where designers, freelancers, remote workers, digital entrepreneurs, hackers and general creative types convene, collaborate and encourage one another to find success.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Sanders Takes Income Inequality Message to Iowa, S.C.

Are Iowa and South Carolina voters ready for Bernie Sanders? Vermont's independent senator is scheduled to appear in those first-in-the-nation Sanders Brings Income Inequality Message to Iowa, S.C. Are Iowa and South Carolina voters ready for Bernie Sanders? Vermont's independent senator is scheduled to appear in those first-in-the-nation Check out ... (more)

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WIS-TV Columbia

Columbia lands in top 200 cities list for safe drivers

An insurance company says Columbia's drivers rank 154th out of a survey of 200 top cities in the United States when it comes to safe drivers.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Congaree Park Looks Into New Controls of Wild Hogs

The National Park Service is asking for public comment on a plan to curb the growing population of non-native wild hogs in Congaree National Park.

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