Rock Hill’s East Main Street was transformed into a giant chalkboard for children during the Come-See-Me Chalk on Main event Friday afternoon. Soon afterward, the older set put on their dancing shoes for the festival’s Beach Bash at City Hall Plaza.
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina says his foreign policy chops and about $15 million will make him competitive in the GOP’s early presidential primary states. In search of grassroots support, Graham also is courting veterans and meeting with National Guard audiences in Iowa, New Hampshire and the Palmetto State.
Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State group-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.
Iraqi ground forces secured the perimeter around the country's biggest oil refinery on Saturday and entered the vast complex amid heavy clashes with Islamic State militants, said a senior Iraqi military official.
Government forces fired on anti-India protesters Saturday and killed a teenage student on the second day of violent clashes in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, police said. Relatives disputed the official account, saying the boy was killed in custody.
The Republican Party's most ambitious have stormed into New Hampshire for an early state showdown that highlighted the diversity, political challenges and sheer size of the GOP's 2016 presidential class.
A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made Michigan billionaire whose philanthropy and business success — including weaving the enclosed shopping mall into American culture — was clouded by a criminal conviction late in his career, has died. He was 91.