GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) -- Rivers rose and dams bulged Wednesday as South Carolina faced another anxious day of waiting for the floodwaters to recede, and dive teams searched for two people who disappeared in waters after they drove around a barricade. Along the coast, residents prepared for a second round of flooding as rivers swollen from days of devastating rains make their way toward the Atlantic.
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Three scientists from Sweden, the U.S. and Turkey won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for showing how cells repair damaged DNA -- work that has inspired the development of new cancer treatments. Swedish scientist Tomas Lindahl, American Paul Modrich and U.S.-Turkish scientist Aziz Sancar shared the 8 million Swedish kronor (about $960,000) award for research done in the 1970s and '80s.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- South Carolina is moving its home game against LSU to Baton Rouge because of massive flooding around the university. The time for Saturday's game at LSU has not been announced. South Carolina officials wanted to keep the game in Columbia, but said Wednesday that law enforcement who would direct traffic and keep Williams-Brice Stadium safe were needed elsewhere in the area to help clean up from the massive flooding.
(SAN DIEGO) -- A California jury is set to begin deliberations Wednesday in the second trial of a woman accused of killing her husband. Julie Harper, 42, is charged with second-degree murder in the 2012 death of her husband Jason, a high school math teacher and volleyball coach. The judge for the San Diego stay-at-home mother's earlier case declared a mistrial after the jurors were deadlocked.
(NEW YORK) -- Doctors Without Borders called on Wednesday for an independent investigation into the airstrike that hit a hospital it runs in Kunduz, Afghanistan. At least 22 people died in the airstrike, including a dozen doctors, seven adult patients and three children, according to Doctors Without Borders, a non-governmental organization known internationally by its French name Medecins Sans Frontieres or its acronym MSF. "Today, we say enough.
(NEW YORK) -- Former NBA star Jalen Rose is out with a new book chronicling his remarkable life story, from growing up in inner city Detroit to being a part of the "Fab Five" at the University of Michigan to playing 13 years in the NBA.
(WASHINGTON) -- Volkswagen American division president and CEO Michael horn heads to the Capitol Thursday to testify before a House subcommittee on behalf of the company and it's attempts to circumvent U.S. emission standards. Pennsylvania representative Tim Murphy, who chairs the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee, says they demand answers as to why the so-called "defeat devices" were used by the company and why they went undetected for so long.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Technology giants -- Apple, Facebook, Snapchat and now Google -- want to take charge of how we get and see news on our phones. Google on Wednesday was the latest company to announce a news-focused tool that it says will speed up how fast stories load after a Google search. Reading news is increasingly something we do from a hand-held gadget. It's not widely available yet.
(NEW YORK) -- The Fordham University student whose ID Tom Hanks found and posted on Twitter Tuesday in hopes of returning it now has a message for the Oscar-winning actor. "If you're listening and you're out there, I would love for my ID back," the New York student, Lauren, said Wednesday on Good Morning America .
(NEW YORK) -- As the GOP candidate has come under fire for his controversial gun control comments, Ben Carson has repeatedly attempted to provide the American people with a solution if a massacre -- such as the one that happened at Umpqua Community College in Oregon last week -- were to happen again. "From the indications I got, they did not rush the shooter," Carson said on CBS This Morning discussing the Oregon shooting.