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derek--do we know why rubio had to cancel? 3 we don't have a 3 clear indication on why--but from what we were told, there was some scheduling issues that came up--and we're told he canceled ten minutes before he was supposed to arrive. moving around ((adlib about right now, call for video)) 3 the big people of the night, though, were the voters that were here.cononrvative voters, to be exact.the candidates that did show up---ted cruz and ben carson--each made their case to a sympathetic crowd.there was definitely a sense that people here liked carson--but they also liked cruz, too.in fact, many cruz supporters applauded a lot of what carson had to say.and here's a look at what the candidates said tonight. 3 3 3 we have got to get everybody to understand that when you don't vote, you've voted, because you voted for them. and we can't afford to do that.
3 we have right now an out of control activist supreme court. but we are one justice away but left-wing radical majority the likes of which this country has never seen. seen.the big topics that came up for people tonight included the supreme court--and attacking more of the liberal record of bernie sanders and hillary clinton than attacking each other.that's different from some appearances we've seen lately that have had candidates--the debates and town halls have all been rather raucous between the candidates--but this was not. 3 again, marco rubio was expected to be here tonight-- but he had to make that last minute cancellation.he will, however, be in the upstate tomorrow night, for a rally in clemson.cody? 3 were there any other
tonight?-appearances by radio hosts michael gallagher and sean hannity-conservative review donated $5k to gpd k9 program 3 today the pope called out donald trump-- saying quote: "a man who thinks only about building walls...and not building bridges is not a christian."it's had everyone talking.here's how senator marco rubio weighed in during a stop in anderson today. today. 3 3 "vatican city controls who comes in, when they come in and how they come in as a city- state and as a result, the united states has the right to do that as well. " 3 tonight frontrunner donald trump...jeb bush and john kasich were live on c-n-n ..
columbia.this is a live look outside the university of south carolina law school where this event is just wrapping up...and tonight the three candidates also weighed in on the pope's comments towards trump and the border crisis. 3 3 3 3 "i think he heard one side of the story which is probably by the mexican government. he didn't see the tremendous strain the border is causing us with repsect to illegal immigration to respect to the drugs pouring across the border." border." 3 "i don't question people's christianity. i think that's a relationship that they have with their lord &; savior and themselves. so i just don't think it's appropriate to question donald trump's faith. he knows what his fatih is and if he has a relationship with the lord, fantastic. if he doesn't it's none of my business." business." 3 "we have every right to build a wall but i tell you what, there are too many walls between us. we need bridges between us if we're going to fix the problems in washington because all they do is have walls." walls."now kasich announced
south carolina saturday night to wait for results on the primary.instaed he'll be heading to vermont and massachusetts to campaign. 3 and the democratic candidates are also getting ready for the south carolina primary... earlier today bernie sanders met with civil rights leaders at the national urban league in washington d-c...and sunday afternoon sanders will be campaigning at the bon secours wellness arena...that events begins at 3 p-m. 3 meantime hillary clinton is set to get a big endorsement tomorrow from south carolina representative jim clyburn... the announcement is expected tomorrow morning during a rally at allen university in columbia. 3 the democratic primary will be next saturday, february 27-th. 3 the g-o-p primary is this saturday.we will bring you live coverage both on air and online... 3 now remember if you are going to vote-- bring a photo i-d. that means one of these:-a south carolina driver's license or an i-d card issued by the
card with photo-or a federal military id-or a u-s passport 3 we're covering our counties at 11 3 three teens and a 21 year old are locked up...accusedof murder outside a bowling alley in easley... and tonight the victim's familysays they still can't believe this happened. happened.investigators found 17-year-old kejuan brown lying dead in the parking lot at the tri-city lanes last night. night.easley police arrested four suspects including a minor- a 15-year-old.they all face several charges including murder.we talked to kejuan's step great-grandfather who says he cooked dinner for kejuan and thought he went to his bedroom. but, 30 minutes later he found out he was dead. police are looking for a possible motive in the case. 3 3 3 3 3 "from what we can gather there had been an altercation throughout the day between these young men that spilled
lot."18-year-old jamari fair, 19-year-old dennis gibbs and 22-year-old albert taylor all face several charges including murder.investigators say the suspects and kejuan brown knew each other and had a war of words on social media. 3 and one upstate group is joining the fight for justice for kejuan brown.members of the group put down the guns young people returned to tri-city lanes this afternoon...remembering the teen killed overnight...and encouraging the community to rally behind our youth to prevent gun violence 3 3 3 "children and teens, do not pick up a gun until you become an adult age by law. second of all, do not get in a car with anyone that you know that has a gun because, in the state of
one is the hands of all." all."easley police say they're still trying to determine a motive in the deadly shooting. 3 in spartanburg county- a man has died from his injuries after falling at the b-m-w plant this week. 3 the coroner says- ronnie hall was transported to spartanburg regional where he died today. hall was a contract worker from north carolina. his cause of death has not been released. 3 in greenville county- greenville police are searching for two cars involved in a shootout that left one person hurt in the crossfire. 3 it happened by butler and pinckney streets- around 1-p-m. people inside-two cars- had been in a fight earlier- and fired shots at each other-- leaving a victim hurt. that victim was just in the wrong place at the wrong time and got hit by broken glass... after bullets shattered his car window. anyone who witnessed this shooting is asked to call police. 3 a spartanburg county teacher has resigned after being accused of sending
3 r-d anderson school officials say they were alerted by the parent of a student there.that parent said the teacher had been inappropriately texting the child.county deputies are investigating... but because there are no official charges, his name isn't being made public.officials say the teacher resigned after they planned to recommend termination. 3 a statement from the school said in part -"our employees are properly trained on the appropriate ways to communicate with and interact with students. they are also trained on the consequences of not following those procedures" procedures"school officials are urging other students- who may have received text messages from the teacher to come forward. 3 and one upstate man is thanking his coworkers tonight-- 3 he says if it wasn't for their persistance...he might not be here tonight after suffering a heart attack.hear how it all happened next. 3 and the spartanburg county court house is adding a new face to their halls...coming up see why one group is working to get george washington into every courthouse across america. 3 and panthers defensive end
3 one upstate man says he is beyond thankful tonight to have some very observant coworkers. they noticed he wasn't feeling well, while he continued to brush it off. 3 he says he is alive tonight because they stood their ground and got him help just in time. 3 fox carolina's shale remien is live with the latest details. 3 diana -3 randy harrigar is back to work a week later after suffering a heart attack. he says there are no words to describe how grateful he is to have coworkers who took notice of his strange behavior. he thought it was a little bit of heart burn, but his friends knew better.
3 it was an average day to g-h-s worker randy harrigar."i was loading up some pallets..."3 he works as the materials logistic coordinator at the hospital.but while loading up supplies, chest pain turned this average day into one he'll never forget. forget. 3 "it got worse, so i was down on one knee when dale came through and he asked if i was okay. i said "yeah just working off some heartburn" 3 3 "he said i just went to the doctor and he said it's acid refelx and i said i don't know about that one randy, you might want to check with another doctor." doctor." 3 ayesha ahmad noticed randy's behavior was off and he was holding his chest."he is normally a very jovial, upbeat guy, never complains about how he's feeling."dale and ayesha 3 immediately joined forces to
grabbed a registered nurse and a brand new coworker at the time."i said hi! i haven't even met you yet but i need your help. she immediately sprang into action and everything else was set in motion from there." there." 3 "it just one of those days that we were all here for a purpose."but his coworkers don't view themselves as heroes. "i just took the time to listen to somebody and i think we should that more often with one another. i hope someone would listen to me, it's something that we should do for one another as human beings." randy's take away.....self awareness is nothing to overlook. "the amount of pain i was in...it was pretty stupid on my part to ignore signs such as that and without getting checked out."his coworkers say they did what anyone would, randy saying it made all the difference. "thank god they didn't take no for answer." 3 randy says his wife wanted to take him to the e-r because he had been experiencing a lot of pain earlier in the week. so
he says another great life lesson to take away is "listen to your wife."diana? 3 chief meteorologist kendra kent joins us now with a look
3 weather will round out the work week and should stretch through most of the weekend. rain will push in sunday night and linger through middle of next weektonight will be chilly in the low 30s for the upstate and upper 20s in the mountains under clear skies. expect plenty of sunshine on friday with highs in the mid 50s
for the upstate and low 50s in the mountains.
unseasonably mild for saturday and sunday and highs jump into the 60s. we'll see a few clouds through the weekend as moisture increases, then rain will begin sunday night. expect off and on rain through wednesday! monday will be a mild, showery day, then tuesday will bring a persistent cold rain. it should wrap up through the day wednesday, with a chance for snow in the mountains.beautif ul weather will round out the work week and should stretch through most of the weekend. rain will push in sunday night and linger through middle of next weektonight will be chilly in the low 30s for the upstate and upper 20s in the mountains under clear skies. expect plenty of sunshine on friday with highs in the mid 50s for the upstate and low 50s in the mountains. temperatures will become unseasonably mild for saturday and sunday and highs jump into the 60s. we'll see a few clouds through the weekend as
3 3 for weather 24 hours a day, log on to fox carolina dot com and click on the weather tab 3 and download the new fox carolina weather app. you can get weather info on the go, along with alerts on watches and warnings in your area.just text carolina weather to 23765 to download! 3 new at 11 3 a new portrait- is now gracing the halls- of the spartanburg county court house. it's of the first president of the united states-george washington. 3 earlier today--fox carolina's joe gagnon visited the court house--to see why one group is working to get his portrait up in *every court house across the nation. 3 3 3 3 3 hey guys it was a huge day at the spartanburg court because they put upa portrait of the
states george washington inside this is part of the masons they want to be presidential portraits of washington in every courthouse and school as well. it is important for kids to learn about 3 actually in 1932 there was an order issued that a portrait of washington inevery school or class..but for whatever reason they are gone..if you want to contact about the portrait where you are or school or where you work...go to foxcarolina.com for more information...back to you.. 3 plenty still to get to in sports-- the top-5's set for the daytona 500 on sunday right here on fox carolina... we'll show you who's starting where.. 3 while college baseball season's set for first pitch tomorrow... high hopes for
do you think when you are president you'll be paid as much as if you were a man-male... this is one of the jobs where they
have to pay you the same. but there are so many examples where that doesn't happen. i'm going to do everything i can to make sure every woman in every job gets paid the same... ...as the men who are doing that job. i'm hillary clinton
we're expecting to play at a high level. that's why we coach here, and that's why our players come here. it's my intent that we're going to play at a high level this year. i feel like i have a team that can do that." that."high touted prospect brandon mcilwain and gamecocks baseball with hopes of getting to
omaha this year... just one day away from first pitch... 3 hey there, i'm ac... same deal for clemson... the tigers' rotation's set... position players in place... now it's about getting off to a good start with the first seven at home.. home..it's the first time there's no jack leggett in the dugout of doug kingsmore stadium in more than two decades... monte lee brings six of nine position players back... including arguably the best catcher in the country in chris okey.. lee says... 3 "i feel confident about our team, now they haven't faced anybody but our hitters, so when another team is in that other dugout, there's a lot of
they compete and perform under pressure? that's the question we have to answer as a team." 3 both teams with 4 p-m home openers against maine and albany respectively... we'll have full highlights s tomorrow night on fox carolina... 3 on the hardwood, the gamecocks still look a safe bet to get in the big dance if they can turn this recent skid around... and the tigers now starting to turn heads as a team squarely on the bubble.. bubble..with the win over boston college last night, clemson sits with a 9-5 mark in the acc... only the 5th time in 63 seasons that's happened... but there's still more work to do if clemson's to make the big dance... four games left... three on the road... the home game? against top-10 virginia... 3-of-4 could get the respect brad brownell's been looking for.. 3 "this team needs to get a little more, you know, positive press about some things. i think there's some times we think our tradition and history is a little better than it is. we've had pockets of success, and we've done some good things, and we're
team's done some things that other teams in the history of the school haven't done, and this league's pretty good." 3 eddie payne and the spartans on the road at jacksonville... -2h... down six... mike cunningham... trey's true... 3-of his 16 cuts the deficit to three... -then chesnee alum deion holmes gets going...first off the dribble... spots up... almost a three... nets the long two to give upstate the lead... -about three to go now... here's holmes again... sick reverse knots it up at 71... but jacksonville comes right back and hits a three.. three..they'd sink free throws at the end... that's the difference... 81-76... spartans fall... 3 to the women... dawn staley and #3 s-c hosting the bulldogs from athens.. more coaches should high-5 refs pregame...-good strategy... so is getting buckets... that's what a'ja wilson does... so agile for a post player... 16 and nine boards for her...- a little later in the first... wilson swings it to the corner..khadishah sessions... 3-ball corner pocket... 13 for her... -can't have gamecock women highlights without tiffany mitchell... the all-
strip...the finish... team- 3 3 we'll stay with the women... 3-a high school playoffs... -zip scott and the lady bears from b-h-p trying to hang with eastside.. nice off balance bucket there...-but the eagles fire right back... what a look by jessica garlington... finds grace jordan for the bucket and-1... eagles squeak by 51-49... 3 3 3 down to class-a.. toni leopard and defending state champ christ church all over north... sharp shooting by bailey breazeale.. then paula piper... but it starts and stops with shayla bennett.. going to unc next year.. last year's player of the year with 29... 92-38 cavs rolling in the playoffs... 3 duels at daytona tonight... duel one...time: 24-40item:last lapdale earnhardt jr wins the race. duel two... 04-33item:last lap jimmie johnson spins out and
crash....kyle busch wins it score:================= ================= ================= =================time: 32-45item:kyle busch holding the trophy... so it's chase elliott, matt kenseth, dale junior, kyle busch and joey logano... your first five for the daytona 500... 3 and the panthers defensive end jared allen...riding off into retirement...literally.more from his big announcement...up next.
3 3 we're back with the nightcap-- 3 veteran defense end jared allen is riding off into retirement....literally.check it out. out. 3 "everyone i just want to say thank you for an amazing 12-year career. this is the part where i was going to ride off into the sunset, but since there is no sunset, i'm just going to ride off." off."pretty epic way to go out. allen who played last season for the caorlina panthers posted the video to twitter to make the big announcement.the 33-year-old was taken in the fourth round by the kansas
previously on two and a half men... what are you doing here? i got a weekend pass, so i took a train in to surprise you guys. hi, soldier. hello. you must be jake. i'm sleeping in your room. well, god bless america. you are just so sweet. i swear, i could just eat you up, but you know, then i'd probably get a sugar rush. missi still sleeping? nah, she's in the shower. oops. i get another pass in, like, a month, so maybe we can see each other then. i sort of have a boyfriend. a boyfriend? but i thought you... good-bye, jake. don't be a hero. what the hell just happened? hey. hey. wait. i thought you had a date with lyndsey tonight. oh, yeah, i was supposed to, but, uh, we decided to take a little break.
(clears his throat) uh, all i was told is, we need to take a break. so, what, you're supposed to just wait around until she decides that you're worthy of being in her presence again? or until she needs her rain gutters cleaned out. and-and that's not a euphemism. see, this is the kind of crap you got to put up with when you're in a relationship. oh, but-but it's a small price to pay for love, companionship and a parking spot for the pink prius. it's hard to believe that lyndsey needed a break from you. (doorbell rings) oh. well, excuse me, i have a date with an extra large meat lover. that did not sound right. i ordered a pizza. walden! missi. i am so sorry to show up unannounced,