Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian's Death Toll In the Bahamas Will Be ‘Staggering’

Morticians have started embalming bodies because they have run out of cooler space, and thousands of people are still missing.
David Gilbert

There's 'Little to No Chance' Dairy Queen Is Serving Human Meat, Coroner Says

A recent federal raid and a complaint about "human meat being inside a burger" has cast suspicion on a South Carolina Dairy Queen.
Bettina Makalintal

Joe Biden Has a Fortress in the South

The former vice president has a 20-point lead among black voters, and that's huge in Georgia and South Carolina.
Daniel Newhauser
trans murders

Denali Stuckey Is the 12th Trans Woman of Color Killed in the U.S. This Year

Only 42 percent of investigations into the murders of trans people result in an arrest
Trone Dowd

Mayor Pete Faces a Familiar and “Vicious” Enemy in South Carolina: Homophobia

Black pastors say Buttigieg will struggle in churches that define marriage as between a man and a woman.
Daniel Newhauser

Joe Biden Just Gave a Shoutout to a (Reformed) Segregationist

Biden reminisced about working with Sen. Fritz Hollings in South Carolina Friday night.
Cameron Joseph
Views My Own

Marianne Williamson Wants to Make Democrats the Party of Faith

For progressive, religious people like me, the 2020 candidate has a powerful message
Issac J. Bailey
true crime

The Horrific Story of a Mob of White Cab Drivers Getting Away with Murder

The tragic 1947 event speaks to America's enduring history of racism and systemic corruption.
Seth Ferranti
climate change

Democrats Need a Candidate Who Will Talk Straight About the Planet's Future

The 2020 primary will be about Trump and healthcare, but Democrats will also need to confront environmental issues from clean water to climate change.
Livia Gershon

Trump Admin Secretly Shipped Plutonium to Nevada and State Officials Are 'Outraged'

“They lied to the State of Nevada, misled a federal court, and jeopardized the safety of Nevada’s families and environment,” Governor Sisolak said.
Becky Ferreira

It's not even 2019, and Republicans have written at least 17 abortion restrictions for next year

All 17 were proposed in states where Republicans will control both the state legislature and the governorship in 2019.
Carter Sherman
Fast Food

McDonald's Worker Faces Assault Charges for Trying to Shove Bacon in Her Manager's Mouth

It all started when the South Carolina woman helped herself to some bacon while she worked, and uh, things escalated quickly.
Jelisa Castrodale