Included in tonight’s newscast:
— The attorney general is defending his decision to dismiss a special prosecutor earlier this week who was investigating possible Statehouse corruption.
— Gov. Nikki Haley says the federal government has agreed to remove some of the former weapons-grade plutonium being stored near Aiken.
— The parents of a teen killed by a Seneca police officer last agreed to a more than $2 million settlement with the city.
— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has set a hearing next month on a contentious $35 million passenger cruise terminal in Charleston.