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Life

Fury 325 designer's family will ride

Fury 325 designer's family will rideExcitement and anticipation are climbing around Charlotte as the public awaits the opening of Carowinds' newest and greatest roller coaster: Fury 325.
  • Life
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Health

SC warns residents about smoke from landfill fire

SC warns residents about smoke from landfill fireThe South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is warning those living in Lockhart that smoke from a nearby landfill fire can cause health concerns.
  • Health
  • 15 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Inmate attempted suicide in Lancaster City Jail

Police: Inmate attempted suicide in Lancaster City JailThe State Law Enforcement Division is investigating after an inmate at the Lancaster City Jail reportedly attempted to commit suicide.
  • Crime
  • 16 hours, 24 minutes ago
NCAA

Dean Smith makes final grand gesture to former players

Dean Smith makes final grand gesture to former playersThe legendary former University of North Carolina basketball coach, Dean Smith, who was well-loved and highly-respected by all who knew him, is making the news again for a final grand gesture.
  • NCAA
  • 18 hours, 34 minutes ago
Nation

Blast, fire erupt in NYC's East Village; 19 hurt

Blast, fire erupt in NYC's East Village; 19 hurtFour hospitalized in critical condition after possible gas explosion, officials say
  • Nation
  • 9 hours, 16 minutes ago
Politics

No further charges from the Cannon case

No further charges from the Cannon caseOn the first anniversary of the arrest of former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon, it now appears he will be the only one to be charged in the political corruption scandal that rocked the city.
  • Politics
  • 16 hours, 38 minutes ago
Local

CMS: Teacher did not assault student

CMS: Teacher did not assault studentCMS released new information regarding an alleged assault on a student at Quail Hollow Middle School.v
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

Burke County man missing nearly 2 months

Burke County man missing nearly 2 monthsThe Burke County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 35-year-old man.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 3 minutes ago
Crime

SC couple charged after kids found chained in room

SC couple charged after kids found chained in roomAn Inman couple has been charged with child neglect after two of their six children were found chained in a room inside their filthy home.
  • Crime
  • 21 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Concord business evacuated after chemical scare

Concord business evacuated after chemical scareEmergency first responders are on the scene of a HazMat situation in Concord.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 22 minutes ago
Health

Procedure offers permanent relief for chronic sinus infections

Procedure offers permanent relief for chronic sinus infectionsFor those whose allergies lead to chronic and acute sinusitis or sinus infections, traditional sinus surgery is often the only path to relief.
  • Health
  • 18 hours, 4 minutes ago
Crime

CMPD: Father shoots son at home in southwest Charlotte

CMPD: Father shoots son at home in southwest CharlotteCMPD: Father shoots son at home in southeast Charlotte
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
World

Prosecutor: Passengers shrieked as jet crashed into Alps

Prosecutor: Passengers shrieked as jet crashed into AlpsCo-pilot deliberately worked to "destroy" the plane, French prosecutor said.
  • World
  • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
Traffic

Troopers: 1 killed in Gaston County wreck

Troopers: 1 killed in Gaston County wreckOne person was killed in an accident in Gaston County Thursday morning.
  • Traffic
  • 21 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

DOJ: Guardsman, cousin charged with supporting ISIL

DOJ: Guardsman, cousin charged with supporting ISILSuspect was arrested at Chicago airport allegedly preparing to travel to join ISIL
  • Nation
  • 14 hours, 9 minutes ago
Traffic

Tractor trailer carrying turkeys overturns on I-26

Tractor trailer carrying turkeys overturns on I-26A tractor trailer carrying turkeys overturned in Richland County Thursday morning.
  • Traffic
  • 21 hours, 21 minutes ago
Regional

In wake of death, Appalachian Trail experts highlight need for safety

In wake of death, Appalachian Trail experts highlight need for safetyConsidering the enormity of the 2,189-mile long Appalachian Trail, which sweeps across 14 states and through some of the most remote and rugged country in the Eastern United States, hiker deaths, such as the recent one in Maryland, are surprisingly rare.
  • Regional
  • 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Crime

Prosecutor: Abused York Co. infant is close to vegetative state

Prosecutor: Abused York Co. infant is close to vegetative stateA former York Police officer has a $100,000 bond in connection with a charge of child abuse on his 3-month-old son.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
University - Highland Creek

College students rally around injured fraternity brother

College students rally around injured fraternity brotherHundreds of people gathered on the campus of UNC Charlotte in a show of support for a student who suffered a serious injury.
  • University - Highland Creek
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Plans move forward to build new transportation hub in uptown

Plans move forward to build new transportation hub in uptownPlans move forward to build new transportation hub in uptown
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Regional

NC boy dies after being shot with arrow by brother

NC boy dies after being shot with arrow by brother7-year-old boy dies after being shot with arrow by brother
  • Regional
  • 23 hours, 7 minutes ago
Crime

Chester Police: Impersonator had gun, badge

Chester Police: Impersonator had gun, badgeThe arrest of an alleged police impersonator in Chester led to bags full of law enforcement paraphernalia, investigators say.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Traffic

Cornelius drivers worry 'left on red' bill could cause confusion

Cornelius drivers worry 'left on red' bill could cause confusionThe North Carolina Senate passed first reading on a bill Wednesday that would allow drivers to turn left on red, only under certain circumstances.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
World

One pilot locked out of cockpit before crash -- Report

One pilot locked out of cockpit before crash -- ReportInvestigators search Alpine crash site for second box from crash that killed 150.
  • World
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
World

U.S. starts airstrikes in Tikrit support Shiite militia

U.S. starts airstrikes in Tikrit support Shiite militiaU.S. strikes in Tikrit backing Shiite militia fighting Islamic State
  • World
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Crime

Trial begins for accused repeat rapist

Trial begins for accused repeat rapistAt the Mecklenburg County Courthouse an unusual sexual assault trial started Wednesday afternoon.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Missing Union County teen found safe

Missing Union County teen found safeThe Union County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing teen.
  • Local
  • 1 day ago