South Carolina reported 324 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus and six new deaths April 7.

Here's the latest on the pandemic in South Carolina.

An agitated Carnival again cancels cruises from Charleston, other ports

2:05 p.m. — Carnival Cruise Line is delaying by another month its return to Charleston and other U.S. ports where its ships are based. Read more. 


More SC vaccine providers offering walk-up shots

1:15 p.m. — Though public health officials at first wanted to avoid people waiting in long lines on the hopes they might be able to get a vaccine, more providers in South Carolina seem to be moving to the option. Read more.


Nearly half of new US virus infections are in just 5 states

Tuesday, 4:47 p.m. — Nearly half of new coronavirus infections nationwide are in just five states — a situation that is putting pressure on the federal government to consider changing how it distributes vaccines by sending more doses to hot spots. Read more.