Flag at half-staff for McCain at Statehouse

Flags fly at half-staff atop the S.C. Statehouse on Monday to honor the passing of Arizona Sen. John McCain. Flags at the White House were not lowered until Monday afternoon after a barrage of criticism directed at President Donald Trump. Andy Shain/Staff

Columbia Bureau Chief

Shain runs The Post and Courier's team based in South Carolina's capital city. He was editor of Free Times and has been a reporter and editor for newspapers in Charlotte, Columbia and Myrtle Beach.