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Already this year, seven guns have been found in bags at Charleston International Airport, more than half the 12 detected all of last year. Source: P&C

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated South Carolina’s teacher shortage. Source: P&C

Boeing South Carolina is officially the only place in the U.S. where 787 Dreamliners are assembled after the company’s Everett, Washington, plant made its last one in February. Source: P&C

Bob Jones University, a private evangelical college in the Upstate, is scaling back its mask requirements as cases lessen on campus. Source: AP

NYT headline: “Virus Did Not Bring Financial Rout That Many States Feared”

Volvo, which has a plant in Ridgeville, says it will phase out gasoline-powered cars by 2030. Source: NYT

When Arkansas pitmaster James Jones’ restaurant burned, South Carolina’s Rodney Scott, whose own restaurants have twice burned, picked up the phone and talked him through how to deal with the damage. Source: NYT

The Washington Post‘s Max Boot: “Is there anyone more pathetic than Nikki Haley?”