NPR - 1 hour 7 sec ago
Republican Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom's decision to leave the post he has held for 20 years came after scrutiny of his performance following the blunder in a year-end financial report.
Fortune - 2 hours 27 min ago
As recently as last week, however, Republican Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom said he would not resign.
NY Post - 3 hours 8 min ago
Retired corporal South Carolina Highway Patrol officer Mike Duncan said it was the first time he had heard of a rape kit examination ordered for a traffic collision death.
NBC News - 3 hours 36 min ago
Maurice's Piggie Park BBQ, in South Carolina is facing allegations of racism and sexual harassment by the fired general manager of one of its restaurants.
Fortune - 3 hours 54 min ago
State officials testified that Richard Eckstrom ignored years of auditor warnings about a "material weakness" in his office and flawed cash reporting.
Vox - 4 hours 2 min ago
Sandy Smith holds a photo of her late son, 19-year-old Stephen Smith, on June 24, 2021. | Kacen Bayless/The State/Tribune News Service via Getty Images A former classmate of Buster Murdaugh died eight years ago in a hit-and-run. The suspicious death is now officially a homicide. South Carolina authorities now believe the death of Stephen Smith, part of the byzantine web surrounding the Murdaugh murders , is a homicide. This benchmark comes after years of mystery surrounding the circumstances in...
CBS Sports - 4 hours 52 min ago
The second roun saw two 1-seeds fall in Stanford and Indiana, so here's a detailed look at the teams left standing...
The Independent - 5 hours 7 min ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has chosen a Black editor to lead its newsroom for the first time in its 155-year history...
The Guardian - 5 hours 26 min ago
Richard Eckstrom was placed under harsh spotlight after blunder that lay undetected for nearly 10 years was discovered The South Carolina comptroller general, Richard Eckstrom, will resign next month after a $3.5bn accounting error in the year-end financial report he oversaw. The state's chief accountant, a Republican, will leave the elected post he has held for 20 years on 30 April, according to a copy of the resignation letter obtained by the Associated Press. Continue reading...
ABC News - 5 hours 57 min ago
Embattled South Carolina Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom will resign next month after a $3.5 billion accounting error in the year-end financial report he oversaw...
ABC News - 6 hours 43 min ago
A South Carolina barbecue chain known for its pro-segregation stance in a landmark 1960s case and its embrace of the Confederate flag in 2000 is facing allegations of racism and sexual harassment by the fired general manager of one of its restaurants...
CNN - 8 hours 9 min ago
Nearly eight years after his body was found in the middle of a South Carolina road, state authorities confirmed they are investigating the death of 19-year-old Stephen Smith as a homicide, putting his case back in the spotlight.
Fox News - 9 hours 4 min ago
South Carolina State Comptroller Richard Eckstrom announced Thursday he will be stepping down from his office in the aftermath of a multi-billion dollar accounting error.
Associated Press - 11 hours 1 min ago
FILE - South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley celebrates after beating UConn, 64-49, to win the championship game of the NCAA college basketball Final Four in Minneapolis, Sunday, April 3, 2022. Women's college basketball believes it has the makings for a hit reality TV show. Those engaged in the sport hope to give network execs another glimpse this weekend of why they need to ante up during March Madness. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File) Women's college basketball believes it has the makings for...
New York Times - 12 hours 1 min ago
Laeticia Amihere can play any position for undefeated South Carolina.
The Independent - 14 hours 6 min ago
The NIL age has opened a vast new world of earning potential for student-athletes the NCAA long insisted were amateurs...
CNN - 16 hours 6 min ago
Stephen Smith's mother says she's been fighting for justice since the day her 19-year-old son was found dead in the middle of a rural South Carolina road.
NBC News - 18 hours 45 min ago
A man went to his ex-wife's South Carolina home and killed three children, including two they had together, and her co-worker before killing himself.
The Daily Beast - 23 hours 11 min ago
Comedy Central Typically, Jordan Klepper has to travel to far-flung locales like South Carolina or Wisconsin to find devoted MAGA adherents he can expose in his role as Daily Show correspondent. But after Donald Trump called on his supporters to flood the streets of downtown Manhattan this week ahead of his expected indictment, Klepper only had to catch the subway. "So yesterday, I ventured all the way downtown and joined the media circus to observe this crowd of MAGA protesters that were definitely...