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Bank robbed in SalisburyBank robbed in SalisburyA bank in Salisbury was robbed Thursday afternoon by a man who implied he had a weapon.
- 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Ann Clark unsure if she'll pursue CMS superintendent jobAnn Clark unsure if she'll pursue CMS superintendent jobActing Superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Ann Clark says the District is functioning normally after the sudden departure of Dr. Heath Morrison.
- 4 hours, 6 minutes ago
Prosecutors won't seek death for Bianca Tanner's accused killerProsecutors won't seek death for Bianca Tanner's accused killerThe Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday that they will not be pursuing the death penalty against the man accused of murdering a teacher from Greensboro.
- 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
Already reeling, Buffalo area pounded by more snowAlready reeling, Buffalo area pounded by more snowMuch of northern and western New York will be hit by heavy snow through Friday.
- 4 hours ago
New interchange still hurting local businessesNew interchange still hurting local businessesLake Norman businesses say they're still fighting a month after the new diverging diamond interchange fully opened.
- 4 hours, 59 minutes ago
New parking deck opens at Charlotte airportNew parking deck opens at Charlotte airportNew parking deck opens at Charlotte airport
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Police identify shooter in Florida State tragedyPolice identify shooter in Florida State tragedyThree people shot, gunman killed in rampage at school library.
- 8 hours, 11 minutes ago
SC gay couples line up to get marriage licensesSC gay couples line up to get marriage licensesSame sex couples lined up in the cold weather outside the York County Probate Court Thursday, waiting to fill out marriage licenses. For the first time, York, Chester, and Lancaster Counties all started giving out marriage licenses to gay couples.
- 5 hours, 56 minutes ago
Middle school fire set intentionally, investigators sayMiddle school fire set intentionally, investigators sayInvestigators have determined that a fire at a Charlotte middle school Thursday morning was set intentionally.
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Wig-wearing, gun-wielding robber strikes Kannapolis hotelWig-wearing, gun-wielding robber strikes Kannapolis hotelKannapolis Police are looking to identify a man who robbed a hotel at gunpoint on Tuesday night.
- 7 hours, 36 minutes ago
Avoid buying these 10 toys for holidays, watchdog group saysAvoid buying these 10 toys for holidays, watchdog group saysThe Radio Flyer Ziggle, Swat Electric Machine Gun and Bottle Rocket Party are among toys a Massachusetts-based non-profit organization is telling parents not to buy this holiday season for kids due to danger concerns.
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Marijuana growing operation uncovered in E. SpencerMarijuana growing operation uncovered in E. SpencerTwo East Spencer residents were arrested Tuesday after authorities report finding an elaborate marijuana growing operation.
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CMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking, chase on N. TryonCMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking, chase on N. TryonCMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking on N. Tryon
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Graco recalls 4.7M strollers over amputation dangerGraco recalls 4.7M strollers over amputation dangerGraco is recalling 11 models of baby strollers, citing a finger tip amputation hazard.
- 11 hours, 23 minutes ago
Police investigating bomb threat at UNCPolice investigating bomb threat at UNCStudents on the campus of the University of North Carolina were notified by the school's alert system Thursday morning of a threat made on social media.
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Arizona mother squanders donation moneyArizona mother squanders donation moneyEarlier this year, the story of an Arizona mother who left her kids in a hot car while she was on a job interview went viral, with thousands of donation dollars coming her way.
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CMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South EndCMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South EndCMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South End
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School board chair offers details in Morrison's resignationSchool board chair offers details in Morrison's resignationSchool board chair offers details in Morrison's resignation
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Mecklenburg Mugs | 73 arrests on WednesdayMecklenburg Mugs | 73 arrests on WednesdayGABRIEL CARRILLO Arrested: 11/19/2014 Charge Description: DWLR NOT IMPAIRED REV
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Board suspends license over Boone motel deathsBoard suspends license over Boone motel deathsA North Carolina board has suspended the license of a contractor who did faulty work on a pool heater later found to be the source of leaking carbon monoxide that killed three Boone hotel guests.
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Truck driver charged in crash that killed Union Co. deputyTruck driver charged in crash that killed Union Co. deputyA Union County Sheriff's deputy was killed in an accident involving a tractor-trailer and his patrol cruiser Wednesday morning in Monroe.
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Police body cameras: What are your privacy rights?Police body cameras: What are your privacy rights?Policing can be a very dangerous profession, but thanks to body cameras, the public is getting the kind of look that would have been impossible a few years ago.
- 17 hours, 6 minutes ago
Obama's immigration actions do have limitsObama's immigration actions do have limitsObama's immigration actions do have limits
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Legendary director Mike Nichols diesLegendary director Mike Nichols diesLegendary director Mike Nichols dies
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Hornets' Jeff Taylor suspended from NBAHornets' Jeff Taylor suspended from NBAThe Commissioner of the National Basketball Association has suspended Charlotte Hornets Forward Jeff Taylor following his sentencing on a domestic assault charge in East Lansing Michigan.
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Wheelchair team raising funds for new fieldWheelchair team raising funds for new fieldThe Charlotte Rollin' Hornets, a wheelchair basketball team, are in season
- 17 hours, 12 minutes ago
City considers changes to garbage removal, pay systemCity considers changes to garbage removal, pay systemHow you get rid of your garbage and how much you pay could be changing in Charlotte within the next year.
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USA TODAY's John Waggoner gives you three bad reasons to buy gold, and one good reason go for the gold.
Three students were shot early Thursday at the Florida State University campus library before officers killed the gunman, Tallahassee police said. Around 300 to 400 students were inside the library cramming for exams when the shooting happened.
Amber Vinson, one of the Dallas nurses who was infected with Ebola, lost her engagement ring when her apartment was decontaminated. Now she has a new one and a fresh start.
TV host and model Janice Dickinson is the latest woman to accuse comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault. Dickinson told Entertainment Tonight that Cosby assaulted her in 1982. More than a dozen claims against Cosby are starting to affect his career.
Parts of Buffalo, New York are expected to see 90 inches of snow over a three-day period. Their usual average is 94 inches of snow per year.
The fans are weighing in on the NFL's decision to suspend Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson -- and it seems, the reactions are quite mixed.
Ferguson Burger Bar opened a day before Michael Brown was shot. In a city with rising fear ahead of the grand jury decision, Charles Davis and his wife say they are "not boarding up" while many shops have closed their doors.
Exactly one year after she injured her knee, Lindsey Vonn says she's ready and confident to come back and race again.
Dropping temperatures and lake-effect snow brought weather havoc to much of the North and East, with some areas battling snow measured in feet and whiteout highway conditions.