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A Panthers coach helps family whose presents were stolen

A Panthers coach helps family whose presents were stolenfamily whose Christmas presents were stolen earlier this week will have a joyful Christmas after all, thanks to a Secret Santa from the Carolina Panthers.
  • News
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Crime

Shots fired into home where teen fatally shot intruder

Shots fired into home where teen fatally shot intruderWednesday morning police say someone fired shots into a house where, just last week, a 14-year-old just shot and killed an intruder.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
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SC mom who drove kids in ocean to be committed

SC mom who drove kids in ocean to be committedA Florida judge says a South Carolina mother who drove her three children into the ocean off Daytona Beach should be involuntarily hospitalized for mental health treatment.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
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Firefighters targeted in drive-by shooting; 1 wounded

Firefighters targeted in drive-by shooting; 1 woundedA firefighter was wounded Tuesday in an apparent drive-by shooting as he and four others refueled a fire truck outside a station on the city's south side, officials said.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
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2 found shot on side of I-85

2 found shot on side of I-85The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting along Interstate 85 Wednesday morning after a passing motorist reported seeing two victims along the side of the road.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
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Thieves ruin Charlotte family's Christmas

Thieves ruin Charlotte family's ChristmasA young, single mother of five kids is trying to explain to her children why Christmas won't be the same this year.
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  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
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Teen dies after friend punches him at party

Teen dies after friend punches him at partyOne Lake Stevens teenager is dead and another is behind bars, all because of one punch that police say may have been a fatal blow.
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  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
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CMPD: Man accused of killing 88-year-old mother

CMPD: Man accused of killing 88-year-old motherPolice charged a 56-year-old man in the murder of his mother
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  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
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CMPD investigating E. Charlotte homicide

CMPD investigating E. Charlotte homicideCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating a homicide in east Charlotte.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
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Clover PD investigating 3 intentionally set fires

Clover PD investigating 3 intentionally set firesAuthorities in York County are investigating three cases of arson in just the last week.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Gastonia

Police on alert after murders of two NYPD officers

Police on alert after murders of two NYPD officersAny officer walking into police headquarters in Gastonia needed only to look at the flags at half staff out front to be reminded of the need to be extra careful.
  • Gastonia
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
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2 arrested for heroin, cocaine in Iredell County

2 arrested for heroin, cocaine in Iredell CountyA tip from a resident led officers to arrest two people accused of trafficking heroin in Iredell County.
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  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
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Former Checkers player cleared in Stallings murder

Former Checkers player cleared in Stallings murderA former Charlotte Checkers player has been cleared in the murder of Russian national.
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  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
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Fla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over him

Fla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over himThe community of Tarpon Springs is mourning the loss of TSPD officer, 45-year-old Charles "Charlie K" Kondek, who was shot and killed on Sunday morning.
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  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
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CMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. Tryon

CMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. TryonCMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. Tryon
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  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
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Ballantyne robbers strike right before Christmas

Ballantyne robbers strike right before ChristmasBallantyne robbers strike right before Christmas
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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Police officer shot, killed in Florida

Police officer shot, killed in FloridaThe Pinellas County Sheriff's Office and the Tarpon Springs Police Department are investigating the shooting of a police officer that took place early Sunday morning.
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  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
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NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'

NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'Investigators said Friday they've dismantled a major heroin trafficking ring based in the Triad area.
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  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
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Mom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical care

Mom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical careA judge has ordered a mother to spend two years in prison for forcing her children to undergo unnecessary medical care.
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  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
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2 NYC officers dead in ambush-style shooting

2 NYC officers dead in ambush-style shootingTwo New York City police officers have died after being shot ambush-style in their parked patrol car Saturday.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
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Interactive map said to show deaths by law enforcement

Interactive map said to show deaths by law enforcementA national civil rights organization has created an interactive map provided to USA TODAY that it says shows deaths of civilians by law enforcement officers throughout the last 14 years.
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  • 1 week ago
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Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses clearly lied

Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses clearly liedSome witnesses who testified before the grand jury that investigated the shooting of an unarmed teenager clearly lied under oath, according to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch.
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  • 1 week ago
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Official: Suspect led officers on 100+mph chase into Charlotte

Official: Suspect led officers on 100+mph chase into CharlotteAuthorities in Union County say a suspect led them on a high-speed chase overnight with speeds in excess of 100 mph.
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  • 1 week ago
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Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 childrenAn Australian woman was arrested in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be her own, police said Saturday. The children were found dead inside the woman's home.
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  • 1 week ago
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New footage of Ray Rice and Janay Palmer in elevator

New footage of Ray Rice and Janay Palmer in elevatorABC News obtained 45 minutes of surveillance footage from now-defunct Revel Casino where Ray Rice knocked out his then-fiancee, now-wife Janay Palmer.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
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Chester Sheriff's at-risk youth program highlighted on A&E show

Chester Sheriff's at-risk youth program highlighted on A&E showThis week, Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood and his team received national exposure for their work in keeping kids off the streets and out of prison.
  • Local
  • 1 week ago
Crime

CMPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in drunk driving hit-and-run

CMPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in drunk driving hit-and-runOne person is dead, and another is seriously injured after their moped was struck in a late night hit-and-run, police say.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago