The rules for the homeless in Myrtle Beach effectively changed in July 2012 when the city and the Waccamaw Community Foundation invited businessman and philanthropist Robert Lupton to talk about his book, “Toxic Charity,” but are still defined in sometimes opposing ways, through religious and legal interpretations.

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Neighborhoods snarl over dividing fence

A controversial gate blocking traffic along Hunters Trail between The Legacy at Hunters Ridge and The Plantation subdivisions will be locked as of Sunday, topping off years of bickering between its residents about accessibility and speed of traffic.

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Sunday’s area sports briefs

Philippe Tsangarides, Kaue Pereira, Vuk Velickovic and Garik Yedigarian earned wins in Nos. 1-4 singles to lead the Coastal Carolina men’s tennis team to a 4-2 win over Gardner-Webb in the quarterfinals of the Big South tournament Sunday.


Recap: Kansas City vs. Oakland

Kansas City, MO ( - Kendrys Morales hit a tiebreaking two- run double in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 win over the Oakland Athletics in the rubber match of a heated three- game series.


Recap: Washington vs. Philadelphia

Washington, DC ( - Stephen Strasburg tossed 7 1/3 solid innings, Ryan Zimmerman knocked in two runs and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies by a 4-1 margin on Sunday.


National Basketball Association Playoff Game Capsules

Cleveland, OH ( - Kyrie Irving swished a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer and held out his arms, extending three fingers from each hand. With all the noise made about LeBron James leading the Cleveland Cavaliers back to the postseason and Kevin Love making his playoff debut, it was easy to forget about the player who had the two highest-scoring games in the NBA this season. Irving also made his postseason debut, scoring 30 points to lead Cleveland to a 113-100 win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series. Irving scored 20 of his 30 points in the first half, including 12 in the second quarter when he made all four of his 3s, including the buzzer-beater to give the second-seeded Cavs a 62-54 lead after they trailed by eight. James scored 20 points in a game-high 42 minutes and Love had 19 points and 12 rebounds. Isaiah Thomas had 22 points and 10 assists off the bench to lead the seventh- seeded Celtics, who are back in the playoffs after missing them last season for the first time in seven years. Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is Tuesday in Cleveland.


Recap: Atlanta vs. Brooklyn

Atlanta, GA ( - Kyle Korver buried five 3-pointers and scored 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks held on for a 99-92 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.

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