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New bill would hit slowpoke drivers with $200 fine

New bill would hit slowpoke drivers with $200 fineA new bill making its way through the North Carolina Senate would encourage those slow drivers to speed up, or move over.
  • Traffic
  • 5 hours, 32 minutes ago
Education

Free community college for NC students

Free community college for NC studentsA push President Obama has stood behind now has some movement in the Carolinas.
  • Education
  • 8 hours, 47 minutes ago
Crime

Jury deliberates in trial for alleged repeat rapist

Jury deliberates in trial for alleged repeat rapist. In closing arguments, prosecutor Leslie Stephens pointed out blood stains on Rice's mattress from an assault 12 years ago and fresh blood stains.
  • Crime
  • 8 hours, 39 minutes ago
Tech

Amazon's Dash button--Not an April Fools' joke

Amazon's Dash button--Not an April Fools' jokePress the button and the device uses Wi-Fi to automatically make an order on Amazon.
  • Tech
  • 7 hours, 36 minutes ago
Regional

Wildfire rages over 500 acres near Black Mountain

Wildfire rages over 500 acres near Black MountainEmergency crews from multiple agencies are battling a massive brush fire encompassing about 500 acres in the Ridgecrest area of western North Carolina Tuesday.
  • Regional
  • 7 hours, 8 minutes ago
Features

Blind NHRA crew chief lives his dream

Blind NHRA crew chief lives his dreamThe man that works on 3500 horsepower funny cars has never actually seen it.
  • Features
  • 5 hours, 39 minutes ago
Local

West Columbia Officer Shot; Suspect in Custody

West Columbia Officer Shot; Suspect in CustodyAn officer has been shot in West Columbia, and police are still searching for the shooter.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Regional

Colo. lawmaker suspends ministry after 'curse of God' comment

Colo. lawmaker suspends ministry after 'curse of God' commentState Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt (R-Colorado Springs) announced Monday that he intends to suspend his ministry in the wake of his controversial comments.
  • Regional
  • 11 hours, 40 minutes ago
Entertainment

Trailer released for Galifianakis comedy based on Charlotte heist

Trailer released for Galifianakis comedy based on Charlotte heistIn the first trailer for Masterminds, Kristen Wiig and Zach Galifianakis are bank robbers who pull off one of the largest cash heists ever.
  • Entertainment
  • 12 hours, 7 minutes ago
World

Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight found

Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundPublications say they have seen video from inside the plane just before the crash.
  • World
  • 8 hours, 55 minutes ago
Crime

Former Union Co. DSS supervisor pleads guilty in child abuse case

Former Union Co. DSS supervisor pleads guilty in child abuse caseFormer Union Co. DSS supervisor pleads guilty in child abuse case
  • Crime
  • 16 hours, 11 minutes ago
Life

Lincolnton teacher awarded for being 'life changer'

Lincolnton teacher awarded for being 'life changer'The award recognizes educators who show excellence in their curriculum fields and model compassion.
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
Consumer

Need a spring break? Save money on airfare

Need a spring break? Save money on airfareGas prices might be going down these days, but it's not reflecting in airfare, so everyone's looking to find the cheapest flights they can.
  • Consumer
  • 10 hours, 8 minutes ago
Nation

Arkansas lawmakers OK 'religious freedom' bill

Arkansas lawmakers OK 'religious freedom' billThe bill is now headed to the governor's desk for signature.
  • Nation
  • 11 hours, 13 minutes ago
Crime

Chester standoff ends with arrest

Chester standoff ends with arrestA tense standoff with the Chester Police Department and a suspect end safely after more than an hour.
  • Crime
  • 11 hours, 13 minutes ago
Crime

Coach accused of sexual contact with student during school hours

Coach accused of sexual contact with student during school hoursA Bessemer City High School coach is now facing criminal charges, according to investigators.
  • Crime
  • 19 hours, 1 minute ago
Moms

Mom's Facebook apology for rude daughters goes viral

Mom's Facebook apology for rude daughters goes viralA mother in Alabama uses Facebook to apologize for the bad behavior of her daughters during a movie.
  • Moms
  • 11 hours, 45 minutes ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

USC Cheerleader Searches for Her "Guardian Angel"

USC Cheerleader Searches for Her "Guardian Angel"USC Cheerleader Searches for "Guardian Angel"
  • South Carolina Gamecocks
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nation

'Bicycle bandit' ordered held without bond after fleeing

'Bicycle bandit' ordered held without bond after fleeingSuspect overpowered guard, took gun and was captured after eight-hour manhunt.
  • Nation
  • 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Homeowner charged after 8-year-old boy shoots friend

Police: Homeowner charged after 8-year-old boy shoots friendAn 11-year-old boy is recovering from a gunshot wound on his face after an accidental shooting.
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 12 minutes ago
Politics

Hillary Clinton also used iPad for e-mail

Hillary Clinton also used iPad for e-mailHillary Clinton also used iPad for e-mail
  • Politics
  • 16 hours, 46 minutes ago
Crime

Employee cars targeted by criminals at Charlotte Douglas

Employee cars targeted by criminals at Charlotte DouglasPolice are increasing patrols at Charlotte Douglas Airport employee parking lots following a rash of car tire and rim thefts.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
NCAAB

Forget Kentucky vs. Duke, Towns just wants to win

Forget Kentucky vs. Duke, Towns just wants to winKentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns sits down with USA TODAY Sports' Larry Berger to discuss the possible matchup with Duke.
  • NCAAB
  • 15 hours, 59 minutes ago
Regional

Bear boom predicted in Asheville area this spring

Bear boom predicted in Asheville area this springArea residents and outdoor enthusiasts likely will have ample opportunity for bear watching this spring.
  • Regional
  • 13 hours, 2 minutes ago
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