2 killed in interstate wreck Friday morning in Columbia County

...Two people were killed this morning in a traffic accident on Interstate 20 in Columbia County near the McDuffie County line.Hugo Ajejandro Villarreal, 29, of San Antonio, Texas, was identified as the vehicle's driver. The identification of the passenger...

Death of Algerian soccer player seen as part of wider national troubles

...near his kidney, also by angry fans. Despite such episodes, players and coaches say little has changed to improve security.Hugo Broos, the coach of Ebosse's team, JS Kabylie, has gone back to his native Belgium after watching his star player die and...

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared...Barrera Tyszka wrote in their book "Hugo Chavez: The Definitive Biography of Venezuela's Controversial President."Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias was born on July...

State better prepared 20 years after Hugo

...C. --- Twenty years after Hurricane Hugo pounded the South Carolina coast with 135...area in the dark for days. The day after Hugo, which smashed ashore 20 years ago Monday...windows and tangle of downed utility lines. Hugo remains the storm with which all others...

Memories of Hugo in S.C.

...mph winds on a path alarmingly similar to Hugo's seven years ago. "No area along our...Center said. That's where Hurricane Hugo, packing 140 mph winds, came ashore with...Washington. Many Charlestonians, remembering Hugo, heeded Mr. Beasley's words and headed...

Charleston, remembering Hugo, again prepares to help

...memories of the 135 mph winds of Hurricane Hugo and the devastation in this city of quaint...from across the nation recovering from Hugo in 1989. "That's a covenant we made...storm - to help after Isabel passes. After Hugo "we learned the value of having experienced...

Memories of Hugo as Fran bears down

...just seven years ago. "After Hurricane Hugo, we had two trees left," lamented Mary...that indicated Myrtle Beach would suffer a Hugo-like knockdown punch, Fran's whirling...relieved to have been spared a second hit. Hugo, a Category IV storm with 140 mile-per-hour...

Scorsese's 'Hugo' leads Oscars with 11 nominations

...Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure Hugo leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations...won the directing prize at the Globes for Hugo, picked up his seventh Oscar nomination...winners and nominees, including Scorsese for Hugo, Malick for The Tree of Life, Woody Allen...

Hugo Diaz pleads guilty in federal court

Hugo Diaz pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to harboring an illegal immigrant...were charged with one count each of conspiracy to commit money laundering, and Hugo Diaz received 10 more counts of money laundering.Seven others were arrested...

Bridge marred by Hugo will change

...of a swing bridge wrenched off its foundation during Hurricane Hugo's 135 mph winds almost two decades ago is finally being replaced...Mount Pleasant and this barrier island. In 1989, Hurricane Hugo pulled the bridge from its center support and left it at an angle...