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Diet Pepsi to ditch the aspartame

Diet Pepsi to ditch the aspartameFollowing several years of declining Diet Pepsi sales, its sweetener will be switched
  • Money
  • 8 hours ago
Life

Friday Night eats in Matthews

Friday Night eats in MatthewsThe Carolina Commercial Kitchen has teamed up with Matthews Parks and Recreation to bring you a taste of Charlotte mixed with the sounds of the city.
  • Life
  • 1 hour, 58 minutes ago
Local

Crossing guard hit in Cornelius now recovering

Crossing guard hit in Cornelius now recoveringPolice say Jarosz was wearing a reflective vest, holding a stop sign and standing in the middle of Catawba Avenue when a truck driver hit him.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 17 minutes ago
News

9 things you should know about the Hubble Telescope

9 things you should know about the Hubble TelescopeIt's the Hubble Space Telescope's 25th anniversary, so here are 9 facts about the Hubble you should know.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 38 minutes ago
Health

Restaurants, theme parks could have EpiPens

Restaurants, theme parks could have EpiPensA bill just passed in the House making epinephrine available in restaurants and theme parks.
  • Health
  • 3 hours, 52 minutes ago
Life

Mooresville community raising money to help girl in need of new heart

Mooresville community raising money to help girl in need of new heartThe Mooresville community is coming together to raise money for a 12-year-old in need of a heart transplant.
  • Life
  • 26 minutes ago
Crime

CMPD: Teen accused of attacking business owner, stealing van

CMPD: Teen accused of attacking business owner, stealing vanCMPD: Teen accused of attacking business owner, stealing van
  • Crime
  • 11 hours, 2 minutes ago
Crime

Elderly couple robbed of charity collection

Elderly couple robbed of charity collectionAn elderly couple robbed at gunpoint in their home says a good amount of the money that was taken, had been raised for charity.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 21 minutes ago
Komando

5 Facebook tricks you never knew existed

5 Facebook tricks you never knew existedThere's more to the social network than status updates and photos.
  • Komando
  • 13 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Raptor center wins $25K from Jimmie Johnson Foundation

Raptor center wins $25K from Jimmie Johnson FoundationBird lovers have less than a day to help Carolina Raptor Center earn $25,000.
  • Local
  • 10 hours, 54 minutes ago
Politics

SC lawmaker proposes 'death by firing squad' for death row inmates

SC lawmaker proposes 'death by firing squad' for death row inmatesA South Carolina lawmaker wants to add death by firing squad to the state's list of approved execution methods.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation Now

Meet the Budweiser Clydesdale babies

Meet the Budweiser Clydesdale babiesThese gentle giants are bred to pull the famous Budweiser wagons.
  • Nation Now
  • 8 hours, 7 minutes ago
Local

Charlotte bishop cancels LGBT speaker

Charlotte bishop cancels LGBT speakerCharlotte Bishop Peter Jugis cancelled a guest speaker scheduled to talk about LGBT acceptance.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Boy in stable condition after falling down pipe

Boy in stable condition after falling down pipeAn 18-month-old boy is in stable condition after falling 15 feet down a storm sewer pipe just beyond his backyard.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Dilworth Myers Park

General Petraeus sentenced to 2 years probation

General Petraeus sentenced to 2 years probationGeneral David Petraeus, the former head of the CIA, is scheduled to be in Federal Court in Charlotte Thursday afternoon, where he is to plead guilty sharing government secrets with a Dilworth woman.
  • Dilworth Myers Park
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Nation

At least a dozen hurt in stage collapse at Ind. high school

At least a dozen hurt in stage collapse at Ind. high schoolStudents at Westfield High School were performing a concert when the stage collapsed.
  • Nation
  • 21 hours, 7 minutes ago
Traffic

Crossing guard hit outside of school in Cornelius

Crossing guard hit outside of school in CorneliusA crossing guard was hit by car while working outside of an elementary school on Thursday afternoon.
  • Traffic
  • 15 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

WWII vet stops in Charlotte on cross-country motorcycle drive

WWII vet stops in Charlotte on cross-country motorcycle driveA World War II veteran set off on a cross country tour Thursday on his motorcycle to raise awareness for the 70th anniversary of the end of the war.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 38 minutes ago
Life

'I was a survivor': Cancer-battling mom wrote her own obituary

'I was a survivor': Cancer-battling mom wrote her own obituaryA cancer-fighting mom who penned her own obituary she died "in the arms of my husband."
  • Life
  • 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
NASCAR

NASCAR CEO: I'd like to make room for Kyle Busch in Chase for the Sprint Cup

NASCAR CEO: I'd like to make room for Kyle Busch in Chase for the Sprint CupBusch broke his right leg and left foot in a crash into a concrete wall at Daytona.
  • NASCAR
  • 23 hours, 35 minutes ago
Local

Queen's Cup gets ready for race day

Queen's Cup gets ready for race dayQueen's Cup gets ready for race day
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Mother killed in Gaston Co. crash

Mother killed in Gaston Co. crashA truck driven by Dung Trung Ho was headed west on Fairview when police say he didn't stop at a stop sign.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 30 minutes ago
NASCAR

Dale Jr. builds a treehouse in his yard

Dale Jr. builds a treehouse in his yardIf Dale Earnhardt Jr. decides this racing thing isn't for him, maybe he can proposition Animal Planet for a job.
  • NASCAR
  • 23 hours, 27 minutes ago
Politics

Senate confirms NC's Loretta Lynch for attorney general

Senate confirms NC's Loretta Lynch for attorney generalFive months after her nomination,Loretta Lynch was confirmed Thursday by the U.S. Senate to serve as attorney general.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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