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reports from garland, texas3 a holiday weekend marred by violence. three shootings in richland county, resulting in one victim's death so far. beth rousseau joins us live in the newsroom with the latest on the investigations into these incidents. beth? grace, the richland county sheriff's department is still investigating two of the weekend's three shootings.as for the third an arrest has been made following the
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dead 3 3 investigators are still looking for information on two of this weekend's shootings. one that occurred on bridgecreek rd.during a christmas party and the otr that took place on hard scrabble rd.the condition of the victims in those incidents is unknown.anyone with information is asked to contact crimestoppers.in the news room beth rousseau a-b-c columbia a man riding a lawnmower has died after being hit by a pick-up truck. investigators with the highway patrol say the crash happened just after eleven saturday night. troopers say the truck ran into the back of the lawnmower when both were traveling west on windsor creek road in orangeburg. the victim's identity has not yet been released. deputies in kershaw county say a poorly secured go-cartanded two suspected burglars in custody. investigators say early sunday morning, drivers reported seeing the go-cart fall off a trailer behind a white pick up truck. when
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deputies caught up with jonathan byrd and annie phaneuf in the truck, they found several stolen a-t-v's and drugs.an ohio grand jury will not charge any officers in the 20-14 police shooting death of 12-year-old tamir rice in cleveland. rice was shot while playing at a recreation center near his home. the 12-year-old was holding a pellet gun when he was shot. the two officers involved in the shooting said it looked real. the lead prosecutor says it was reasonable to believe the officer who fired the fatal shot felt threatened. many of you in west columbia will be without water service tomorrow. town officials say a relocation project means customers on more than 20 streets near leapheart road and mineral springs road could lose water between nine tomorrow morning and seven at night. once water is restored, affected customers will need to boil their water for one-minute before drinking or cooking. the college football playoff is right around the corner, and the clemson tigersrs
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have a shot at the national title. the team arrived in miami over the weekend...to prepare for its showdown with fourth-ranked oklahoma. quarterback deshaun watson says this year's tiger team is one of a kind. a-b-c 3 columbia is your home for clemson college football playoff coverage. our mike gillespie is in miami. watch for his live reports this week ahead of the big game new year's eve. here's your chance to start the new year with a new friend. meet debussy, the coluluia animal shelter's pet of the week. ththfolks at the shelter tell us this bernese mountain dog is quietly affectionate and very huggable. plus, he's already neutered and micro-chipped. if you'd like to give debussy a forever home, just stop by the shelter on humane lane, or call 803-776-pets. now that christmas is over, a local
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organization wants to help you take down your tree. "keep the midlands beautiful" will give it a second life by turning it into mulch. the program..."grinding of the greens"...lasts through january seventh. we'ave posted drop-off locations on our web site... a-b-c- columbia-dot-com. the new year means many of you are working on those resolutions for 20-16. but if dropping a few pounds is your goal, you might wanna think twice before picking up a diet soda. we'll explain, next on a-b-c columbia news at six, live
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basketball great meadowlark lemon, who entertained millions as a long-time member of the harlem globetrotters, has died. lemon's family says he died sunday in arizona. lemon joined the globetrotters in 19-54, playing with them for 24-seasons. inducted into the basketball hall of fame in 2003, his knack for basketball trickery and on-court joking made the globetrotters celebrities.meadowlark lemon was 83.many of us reach for a diet soda to help watch our
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weight, but new research shows you might not be saving as
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holly firfer explains. 3 start the new year, by saving a life. officials with the red cross say they usually see a drop in donations this time of year. donors of all types are needed...especially those with types a-b and oh blood...as well as types b-negative and a-negative. for more on how you can donate go to a-b-c columbia dot com. up next.... chief meteorologis t john farley has a look at your seven day forecast. stay with us for more a-b-c columbia news at six, live
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up, coming up, carolina panthers coach ron rivera says he feels
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gamecock basketball is up in this week's new top 25 polls.
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sports. closing out 2015 moving in the right direction.hi, i'm tim hill. gamecock basketball...de sperate for its first ncaa tournament win in more than 40 years...frank martin in year #4...has his team headed to break that ststak in the next calendar year. the last poll of 2015 today...usc moves up to #20 in the coaches poll.the gamecocks up to #24 in the associated press top 25. usc...11 and 0...next game wedensday night against francis marion then hosts memphis saturday. clemson football down in frank martin's hometown of miami getting ready for thursday night's big college football playoff semifinal orange bowl. today the tigers...a little practice early...hit the beach a little later. thursday night's game...a second
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oklahoma.the sooners say they're using last year's 40 to 6 drubbing at the russell athletic bowl in orlando as motivation for miami this year. oklahoma standout sophomore running back samaje perine...some interesting comments today talking about the tigers defense.not showing a lot of respect for the acc's top-ranked "d" and one of the top-ranked units in the country the last two seasons. milatary bowl this 3 afternoon...navy hosting pittsburgh...literally played on navy's home field in annapolis, maryland.midshipmen
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144 yards...3 tds.throws another.navy runs out to a big lead.pitt comes back...too much reynolds.scores his 88th career touchdown.sets the ncaa rushing record for quarterbacks.navy beats pitt 44-28.school-record 11 wins for navy. carolina panthers dealing with their first loss of the season today.panthers fans showing some serious support after the loss in atlanta last night. quite the 3 reception in charlotte last night.the 1972 miami dolphins feel the same way...they remain the only undefeated nfl team.ron rivera asked today if he was bummed about his team
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make history. 3 sports wraps..and tosses
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you've been watching abc columbia news at six. thanks for being here. world news tonight is next.
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eleven. tonight, the breaking news. the massive and deadly storm. >> oh, my god! >> tornadoes, the blizzard, and now the snow and ice. millions of drivers facing horrendous conditions. one couple trapped in their car for 20 hours. 30 states under warnings and watches tonight. the travel chaos this evening. more than 1,000 flights canceled
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in chicago alone.
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