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Paralyzed NC bride is now a mom

Paralyzed NC bride is now a momShe was paralyzed in 2010 after an accident at her bachelorette party.
  • Regional
  • 2 hours, 8 minutes ago
Sports

Olympian from Spain helping put Queens swimming on the map

Olympian from Spain helping put Queens swimming on the mapA big part of their efforts was the freshman Patricia Castro-Ortega, who recently joined the squad after competing for Spain in the Olympics in 2012.
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 54 minutes ago
World

Death toll in Nepal hits 4,000 amid hunt for survivors

Death toll in Nepal hits 4,000 amid hunt for survivorsRescuers are struggling to reach remote mountain villages hit by the quake.
  • World
  • 10 hours, 25 minutes ago
Business

CHS agrees on new United Healthcare contract

CHS agrees on new United Healthcare contractCarolinas HealthCare System and United Healthcare reached a coverage deal Monday - a big sigh of relief for about 80,000 people.
  • Business
  • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

Chester Co. Schools say 9 guards will replace 4 deputies

Chester Co. Schools say 9 guards will replace 4 deputiesAdministrators with Chester County Schools say replacing student resource officers with private security guards will enhance security throughout the district.
  • Local
  • 8 hours ago
Local

Driver headed toward Uptown crashes into building

Driver headed toward Uptown crashes into buildingA driver headed toward uptown Charlotte crashed into a building Monday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 38 minutes ago
Crime

Lancaster Co. Sheriff seeks leads in 2012 murder case

Lancaster Co. Sheriff seeks leads in 2012 murder caseThe Lancaster County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in a murder investigation from 2012.
  • Crime
  • 8 hours, 45 minutes ago
Crime

CMPD search for suspect in deadly shooting

CMPD search for suspect in deadly shootingCMPD search for suspect in deadly shooting
  • Crime
  • 16 hours, 3 minutes ago
Crime

Man wanted for copper thefts in Charlotte, Monroe

Man wanted for copper thefts in Charlotte, MonroeEarlier this month a man was captured on surveillance stealing copper wire from a Monroe substation. The same thief appears to have hit again, this time in north Charlotte.
  • Crime
  • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

Local Nepali families look to help country after quake

Local Nepali families look to help country after quakeNepali families look to help country after quake
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 5 minutes ago
Politics

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney generalLoretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general
  • Politics
  • 11 hours ago
Local

New leash on life: Training dogs help vets, inmates

New leash on life: Training dogs help vets, inmatesNew leash on life: Training dogs help vets, inmates
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 31 minutes ago
Panthers

Panthers pick up fifth-year option on Kuechly

Panthers pick up fifth-year option on KuechlyPanthers pick up fifth-year option on Kuechly
  • Panthers
  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
Local

Pedestrian struck, killed on I-85S

Pedestrian struck, killed on I-85SA pedestrian was struck and killed Sunday morning on I-85 in Gaston County.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 6 minutes ago
Local

Woman reunited with cat after donating couch to Re-Store

Woman reunited with cat after donating couch to Re-StoreA cat missing for a month after its owner donated her couch to Habitat for Humanity has shown up alive and well at the group's resale store in Mooresville.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Crime

Teen wanted in Chester shooting turns self in

Teen wanted in Chester shooting turns self inChester Police hope the public can help find a man wanted after a shooting.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Traffic

'World's largest salad' closes I-77 overnight

'World's largest salad' closes I-77 overnightState Troopers responded to quite an unusual tractor-trailer incident on I-77 near Jonesville during early morning hours on Saturday.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
News

Veteran with local ties receives Purple Heart for Fort Hood shootings

Veteran with local ties receives Purple Heart for Fort Hood shootingsThe military honored Army Sergeant Matthew Cooke with the Purple Heart Saturday for his bravery during the Fort Hood shootings back in 2009.
  • News
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Politics

NC lawmaker wants to stop trying all 16 year olds as adults

NC lawmaker wants to stop trying all 16 year olds as adultsYouth advocates are hoping they can pass a bill this year that would stop having all 16 and 17 year olds tried as adults in the North Carolina court system.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

SC road projects — your (federal) tax dollars at work

SC road projects — your (federal) tax dollars at workMost of the money that will be spent this year on South Carolina's roads and bridges doesn't come from the state's gas tax.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Consumer

Ford recalls 389,585 cars for doors that fly open

Ford recalls 389,585 cars for doors that fly openFord is recalling 389,585 late-model Ford Fiesta, Fusions and Lincoln MKZ sedans because of faulty latches that can allow the doors to fly open while the car is being driven.
  • Consumer
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

19-year-old dead in S. Charlotte crash

19-year-old dead in S. Charlotte crashEmergency crews responded to a fatal accident in south Charlotte Saturday morning.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Baseball

'The Jet' bets on baseball

'The Jet' bets on baseballEddy Alvarez had two goals growing up in South Florida. The man nicknamed "The Jet" wanted to play baseball, but has already made his mark in another sport.
  • Baseball
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Crime

Mushrooms, pot brownies recovered in traffic stop

Mushrooms, pot brownies recovered in traffic stopOfficers in Davidson found marijuana brownies and psychedelic mushrooms in a traffic stop Friday night.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

A little rain didn't stop horseplay at the Queen's Cup

A little rain didn't stop horseplay at the Queen's CupA rainy day on the paddock didn't stop the fun at the 20th annual Queen's Cup Steeplechase in Mineral Springs.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Local

NBC Charlotte runs for melanoma

NBC Charlotte runs for melanomaNBC Charlotte's Anjanette Flowers and Ben Thompson headed out to the Arboretum Saturday to run in the Miles Against Melanoma race.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Local

Hundreds of bats living inside apartment building

Hundreds of bats living inside apartment buildingTenants of a local apartment complex are dealing with neighbors who they say have worn out their welcome.
  • Local
  • 3 days ago