Included in this evening’s newscast:
— SC’s Democratic Party chairman defended a decision to remove the names of former presidents from its annual fundraising dinner.
— One of the trials involving former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager will now most likely not go to court.
–Tropical Storm Gaston has changed little in strength as it moves in the Atlantic.
— A California-based company that helps rental housing says it will create more than 500 new jobs at a new call center in Greenville County.