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News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. EDT

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - A woman has been stabbed to death near the South Carolina coast. North Charleston police were called to an apartment complex near Ladson around 6 p.m. Sunday and found a woman dead. Her name has not been released. A suspect was arrested a short time later. Police say the suspect was estranged from the victim, but did not release the specific relationship. The suspect's name has not been released.

KINGSTREE, S.C. (AP) - A basketball coach is suing a South Carolina school district, saying he was fired because he blew the whistle on issues such as grade-changing and covering up sexual harassment. The Morning News of Florence reports Andre Weathers is suing the Williamsburg County School District, a former superintendent and others.

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - A council member in one South Carolina county says he hopes the area will set an example for affordable housing in the rest of the state, starting with a recently introduced project. The Greenville News reports the 134-home project in Greenville County has been introduced at a county zoning and planning public hearing.

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - What's a crony? The definition of that word is playing a role in lawsuit filed against the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports lawyers for Karon Mitchell have responded to the chamber's request to strike the words 'crony' and 'crony companies"' from a lawsuit filed in early April.

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