Included in the evening’s final newscast:
— Jury selection began today in the murder trial of a former North Charleston police officer charged with shooting an unarmed driver.
— U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy is defending FBI Director James Comey against those questioning the timing of newly-uncovered emails being investigated.
— South Carolina’s infant mortality rate saw a slight increase last year, according to the latest numbers released by the state’s public health agency.
— A retiring state senator has been reprimanded and ordered to pay nearly $100,000 in fines for dozens of ethics violations.