The shootout started when the man, who was under FBI investigation, opened fire on authorities, police said.
South Carolina's storm losses alone were estimated at $1.2 billion.
Among the final witnesses to testify was a former FBI agent who said Laquan McDonald's killing wasn't justified.
California Gov. Jerry Brown says plastics of call kinds are 'choking our planet.'
"These HEROES are home, they may Rest In Peace, and hopefully their families can have closure," the president tweeted.