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    The nuclear bomb dropped over Nagasaki used 6 kilograms of plutonium. It killed at least 39,000. Today, 12,000 kilograms of plutonium are being stored in S.C. And we found a restricted government report revealing we are likely stuck with it for decades. -[Summarize this news]

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  2. A warming globe means hurricanes are likely to get stronger. That may also weaken a key protective barrier for the Southeast, new research shows. -[Summarize this news]

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  3. The state agency that operates the Port of Charleston will take on another $400 million in debt this year. This is to pay for new construction projects and upgrades to Mount Pleasant's Wando Welch Terminal. -[Summarize this news]

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  4. More than 50 Berkeley County students spent Wednesday morning participating in a very unusual summer camp activity: a large-scale active shooter drill. -[Summarize this news]

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  5. More than 11,000 acres have been conserved in Charleston County so far. The county’s Park and Recreation Commission has become a quiet leader in preserving open space along the coast. -[Summarize this news]

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  6. “We have a nice pocket here." For the most part, residents have managed to preserve that sense of community, but the area is still concerned about what continued development could mean for their neighborhood streets. -[Summarize this news]

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  7. It's a tough schedule, but Muschamp knows that if any team can get through that gauntlet, it’s this one. -[Summarize this news]

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  8. Santee Cooper agreed on Wednesday to pay up to $15 million for several consulting firms that are needed to manage bids for the state-run utility. -[Summarize this news]

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  9. If he gets the job as expected Friday, Caslen will not be the first military commander to lead . But the last time USC put a retired military officer in charge was far from a success. -[Summarize this news]

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  10. The Apollo 11 Moon Landing happened 50 years ago on July 20, 1969. To celebrate, NASA threw a gala at the Kennedy Space Center to commemorate the out-of-this-world milestone and honor the original astronaut crew and their families. -[Summarize this news]

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  11. A rollover crash involving a tractor-trailer in North Charleston has blocked lanes in the area of Remount Road and North Rhett Avenue on Wednesday afternoon. -[Summarize this news]

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  12. A Mount Pleasant attorney’s law license has been reinstated following a retroactive, six-month suspension earlier this month, according to the S.C. Supreme Court. -[Summarize this news]

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  13. Construction of the long-planned Charleston Tech Center, a 92,000-square-foot structure on Morrison Drive, is expected to be completed in late 2020. -[Summarize this news]

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  14. An average of 248 pain pills were distributed for every person living in Charleston County every year from 2006 to 2012. -[Summarize this news]

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  15. City Council voted Tuesday to approve critical contracts for Charleston’s International African American Museum. The project can now start construction after almost 2 decades of planning and fundraising. -[Summarize this news]

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  16. You may not be used to seeing Kevin Bacon outside of the silver screen. But beyond his iconic role in the 1984 rom-com that propelled him toward Hollywood stardom, he has another artistic side: music. -[Summarize this news]

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  17. Gullah culture in the Lowcountry may be most visible in food. But for one group of local musicians, it runs far deeper than taste buds. For Ranky Tanky’s trumpeter Charlton Singleton and drummer Quentin Baxter, it runs in the family. -[Summarize this news]

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  18. A new analysis shows that Charleston County pharmacies have distributed the highest concentration of opioid pain pills of any county in the nation. -[Summarize this news]

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  19. Watch the video in full here: -[Summarize this news]

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  20. Felicia Sanders and her 11-year old granddaughter survived the Emanuel Church shooting by playing dead to avoid the gunman. has been covering the aftermath for the last four years. came to talk to her about it.

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  21. Happy , Charleston! Here are a couple of our favorite places around town to grab one ⬇️ -[Summarize this news]

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