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While 2022 brought the much-anticipated "Avatar" sequel and superhero fare like "The Batman," a new "Doctor Strange" film, and the fan favorite "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever," 2023 boasts similar … more
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In 1934, Congress ratified the National Firearms Act, legislation requiring guns to be registered and taxed. On the surface, the act's goal was to take a cut of the money the burgeoning industry was … more
The days when most NBA stars played for the same team throughout their careers are so over. With players often signing short-term contracts or long-term deals that include an opt-out clause, the … more
Stacker compiled a list of the most popular baby names for boys in the 90s in South Carolina using data from the Social Security Administration. Names are ranked by number of babies born. Note: … more
If you haven't received a notice yet that your auto insurance rate is increasing, you can likely expect one is coming. The General compiled a list of factors that may contribute to higher car … more
Humans have been using acronyms for centuries. One of the earliest examples can be seen in the Greek word "ichthys" which stands for "Iēsous Christos, Theou Yios, Sōtēr" (or "Jesus Christ, Son of … more
Actors have long tried to give audiences a taste of the realities of war and military service since the earliest days of the motion picture industry. But if called upon to portray a member of the … more
Homes have spent fewer and fewer days on the market over the past five years. In summer 2021—peak season for residential real estate activity—the typical home in the U.S. sold in just … more
The pace at which homes sell in the U.S. tends to ebb and flow over the calendar year with homes selling the fastest in the summer months and slowest in the winter. Year over year, however, the U.S. … more
Often overlooked in favor of narrative features, documentary films can be just as engaging—if not more so. If you're someone who doesn't normally watch documentaries but is curious to check out … more
American commutes are getting longer, with a U.S. Census Bureau report released in 2021 revealing the average one-way commute in 2019 reached a record high of 27.6 minutes. Combined with high gas … more
  Hailstorms are caused when updrafts in a thunderstorm carry water to high altitudes, where the water freezes into pellets, eventually becoming so heavy that they fall to Earth. They can … more
Catastrophic weather events can follow predictable meteorological models, but the difference between rain and snow can be razor-thin. When such events—especially winter storms—occur in … more
Keystone Colour // Getty Images The holidays have arrived, and that makes now the time to revisit history's most beloved Christmas movies. But what is a Christmas movie, exactly? So goes a … more
Paramount Pictures It's that time of the year again when the cool air is nipping, and life is all about family and friends. Some people may have already started (or even finished) their Christmas … more
Rolf Vennenbernd/picture alliance via Getty Images Christmas markets are a quintessential holiday tradition in Europe. Nearly every city, regardless of size, likely has at least one open-air … more
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American employer health care costs are expected to rise by 6.5% in 2023. More than half of employers have said they expect to be over budget and are switching their vendors, according to survey … more
  • Story name: Where refugees in South Carolina are arriving from
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