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Life

New prize each day!

New prize each day!NBC Charlotte is giving away great prizes for the 12 Days of Christmas!
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 27 minutes ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication'

Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication'According to court documents, Driscoll alleges Busch smashed her head three times against the wall of his motorhome while it was parked at Dover International Speedway.
  • NASCAR
  • 12 hours, 23 minutes ago
News

Judge throws out black teen's conviction from 1944

Judge throws out black teen's conviction from 1944A judge threw out the conviction Wednesday of black teen executed 70 years ago for the deaths of two white girls.
  • News
  • 18 hours, 50 minutes ago
Politics

Tillis displeased with US-Cuba announcement

Tillis displeased with US-Cuba announcementNorth Carolina Sen.-elect Thom Tillis said Wednesday that President Barack Obama's decision to make sweeping changes to American and Cuban relations now is a bad idea.
  • Politics
  • 11 hours, 14 minutes ago
Destinations

What normalizing relations with Cuba means for travelers

What normalizing relations with Cuba means for travelersToday's announcement doesn't mean Americans will be able to head to Havana for Spring Break.
  • Destinations
  • 14 hours, 46 minutes ago
Business

Developers almost ready for amateur sports complex in Charlotte

Developers almost ready for amateur sports complex in CharlotteA company that wants the city's help to build an amateur sports complex next to Bojangles' Coliseum wants to sign a formal deal with city leaders by January 20.
  • Business
  • 13 hours, 51 minutes ago
Local

Local Cubans celebrate Pres. Obama's decision

Local Cubans celebrate Pres. Obama's decisionAs Vargas sits in her restaurant, A Piece of Havana, tears swell up in her eyes as she listens to President Obama speak on U.S.-Cuba resuming relations.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 36 minutes ago
NFL

Panthers' Newton practices 8 days after crash

Panthers' Newton practices 8 days after crashPanthers quarterback Cam Newton returns to practice 8 days after automobile wreck, 2 fractures
  • NFL
  • 16 hours ago
Business

Local Post Office locations open Sunday

Local Post Office locations open SundayThe Postal Service is trying to make the holidays a little easier for the Charlotte area.
  • Business
  • 17 hours, 54 minutes ago
Washington

Obama opens doors to Cuba after 56 years

Obama opens doors to Cuba after 56 yearsAlan Gross, a U.S. citizen detained in Cuba five years, is released as part of agreement.
  • Washington
  • 13 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Charlotte landmark, the Duke Mansion, to celebrate 100 years

Charlotte landmark, the Duke Mansion, to celebrate 100 yearsThe Duke Mansion is already home to a lot of history.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 48 minutes ago
Crime

Cleveland Co. deputies seize 75 pound of marijuana

Cleveland Co. deputies seize 75 pound of marijuanaThe Department of Homeland Security put a hold on them until the legal status of each suspect is verified.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 43 minutes ago
Crime

Second suspect involved in deadly home break-in arrested

Second suspect involved in deadly home break-in arrestedNBC Charlotte has learned that suspect was fatally shot during an attempted breaking and entering Tuesday evening.
  • Crime
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Investigations

I-Team tracks mystery of dying dairy cows

I-Team tracks mystery of dying dairy cowsIn the mountains of Ashe County not far from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Trathen Cheek raises and milks dairy cows like his father before him and his father before that. He gets up at 4 a.m., yes, but he loves not having to clock in or sit behind a computer in a cubicle.
  • Investigations
  • 19 hours, 50 minutes ago
Local

Anniversary of Wright Brothers' flight celebrated

Anniversary of Wright Brothers' flight celebratedThe First Flight Society and the National Park Service are marking the 111th anniversary of the first powered flight by Orville and Wilbur Wright.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 22 minutes ago
Traffic

Woman killed in Concord crash

Woman killed in Concord crashThe two-car collision happened Wednesday morning on Rutherford Street SW near Brunting Lane SW.
  • Traffic
  • 16 hours, 28 minutes ago
Washington

5 ways U.S.-Cuba relations are about to change

5 ways U.S.-Cuba relations are about to changePresident Obama is rewriting U.S. policy toward Cuba. Here are some key elements.
  • Washington
  • 19 hours, 40 minutes ago
Local

Christmas wish fulfilled with surprise by soldier dad

Christmas wish fulfilled with surprise by soldier dadA child in Kannapolis couldn't be happier. His father, who's been serving overseas in the US Army, flew home for a two week break, and surprised him at school!
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Crime

CMPD: Woman shot in NW Charlotte

CMPD: Woman shot in NW CharlotteCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating a Tuesday evening shooting in northwest Charlotte.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into law

Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into lawObama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into law
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Politics

AP: McCrory, Sanford get payouts from lender

AP: McCrory, Sanford get payouts from lenderSoon after taking office, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford of South Carolina accepted six-figure stock payouts from an online mortgage broker accused by regulators of deceiving its customers.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Traffic

Gold Line street car on schedule despite repairs

Gold Line street car on schedule despite repairsAs construction progresses on the Gold Line Street Car, Senior Project Manager Tonia Wimberly knows getting it all right on the first try isn't easy.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Politics

Cuba releases U.S. prisoner Alan Gross

Cuba releases U.S. prisoner Alan GrossCuba releases U.S. prisoner Alan Gross
  • Politics
  • 23 hours, 10 minutes ago
Regional

Charlotte-bound Amtrak train hits van, kills driver

Charlotte-bound Amtrak train hits van, kills driverOne person is dead after a train hit a van in Mebane, according to multiple media reports.
  • Regional
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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