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News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EST

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - A sheriff's deputy has shot and killed a drunken driving suspect who authorities said pointed a gun at officers in South Carolina. A Greenville County sheriff's spokesman says an officer fired after he was stopped Sunday night. The man was taken to a hospital where he died. The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating.

CAYCE, S.C. (AP) - One woman has died, another was hurt and a man has been arrested in a weekend shooting in central South Carolina. Cayce police say the shooting happened around 1 a.m. Sunday. Thirty-three-year-old Marquita Latasha Mobley of Cayce was killed. A second woman was taken to a hospital. Twenty-eight-year-old Derrick Davon Sligh faces murder and other charges.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies are investigating the shooting death of a man found in a road in central South Carolina. Richland County Sheriff's Lt. Curtis Wilson said deputies were called to a home southeast of Columbia around 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Coroner Gary Watts says 29-year-old Beethoven Roman of Columbia died about two hours later in a hospital. No arrests have been made.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's highest court has declined to rehear a case involving The Episcopal Church and parishes that left the church five years ago. The Post and Courier of Charleston reports that the decision puts an end to litigation at the state level between the church and the Diocese of South Carolina, which had sued to retain ownership of physical and intellectual property.

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