Rain chance early next week.
Updated: 12:24 PM EDT October 21, 2021
If you have young kids, you know what a challenge it can be to get them to eat the right foods instead of junk and candy.
Updated: 11:42 PM EDT October 21, 2021
The Charlotte Convention Center's expansion project is over, and a new and more modern section was officially opened on Thursday.
Published: 12:20 AM EDT October 22, 2021
Crews said the flames came from a pile of 15 salvage cars.
Published: 12:17 AM EDT October 22, 2021
One person has died and two others were injured after a three-vehicle collision involving a school bus in Catawba County Thursday.
Published: 12:16 AM EDT October 22, 2021
Family and friends came together Thursday for a vigil at the Alleghany Street Park to honor her life.
She was just 30-years-old.
Published: 12:15 AM EDT October 22, 2021
Survivors of sexual assault are speaking out about how CMS schools are handling reports. They want changes, saying it's crucial to keeping students safe.
Published: 12:14 AM EDT October 22, 2021
A staffing shortage is why the largest EMS agency in North Carolina says it's changing how it responds to 9-1-1 calls in Mecklenburg County
Published: 6:37 PM EDT October 21, 2021
With so many different types of scams out there. It's a good idea to know if your credit has been affected.
Published: 6:49 PM EDT October 21, 2021
Socrates Academy in Matthews will have remote instruction for all students on Oct. 22 due to a planned protest organized by parents with teachers expected to join.
Published: 6:47 PM EDT October 21, 2021
A union strike is in the works for employees at piedmont airlines.
Published: 6:41 PM EDT October 21, 2021
North Carolina's new Child Care Stabilization Grants provide $805 million to boost the pandemic economy.
Published: 6:25 PM EDT October 21, 2021
Rock Hill Mayor John Gettys talks with WCNC Charlotte's Ben Thompson about his reelection victory.
Published: 6:00 PM EDT October 21, 2021
Corey Alexander Cook made statements about his involvement in his family's death and the fire, the Iredell County Sheriff's Office said.
Published: 5:35 PM EDT October 21, 2021
After driving 15 hours from St. Louis, Missouri to Virginia Beach, Missy Bersing was ready to feel sand beneath her feet.
Published: 1:14 AM EDT August 8, 2021
How are the airlines doing when it comes to handling your luggage?
Published: 5:39 PM EDT July 27, 2021
State and federal public records laws pave the way for companies to access names, addresses, a person's driving record, and registration details
Published: 11:49 PM EDT July 26, 2021
Your phone is an extension of your online life. Here are three ways to make sure your devices are protected against hackers.
Published: 11:48 PM EDT July 24, 2021
The BBB says not to answer phone calls from scammers claiming to be the IRS.
Published: 5:57 PM EDT July 9, 2021
GOP lawmakers who backed the bill said it would help resolve labor shortages in some areas.
Published: 4:22 PM EDT July 2, 2021
When the pandemic cancelled events, this couple changed up the way they did business.
Published: 5:02 PM EDT June 29, 2021
New data says that people will spend more money this summer than the last two summers combined.
Published: 4:21 PM EDT June 29, 2021
This weekend, SC unemployment benefits will end as Governor McMaster says it's time to get back to work.
Published: 4:21 PM EDT June 24, 2021
If you need help paying your rent or if you are a landlord and need payments, please investigate this program.
Published: 5:47 PM EDT June 17, 2021
The end of South Carolina's state of emergency means the end of added benefits, including food assistance.
Published: 5:38 PM EDT June 16, 2021
Volvo will invest $118 million to build electric vehicles at its South Carolina plant, the company announced.
Published: 5:30 PM EDT June 16, 2021
Congress decides who lies in state or in honor
Published: 9:41 AM EDT October 20, 2021
The U.S. Census shows Charlotte's population grew 20% over the last ten years. The state itself saw another 900,000 people move here.
Published: 6:50 AM EDT October 20, 2021
According to the US Census, the overall homeownership rate is up 3% from 2016 to 2020. Where does Charlotte stand?
Published: 9:12 AM EDT October 18, 2021
It's officially fall and we're here to explain some claims about autumn foliage, blue skies, and pumpkin (or lack thereof).
Published: 3:28 AM EDT October 16, 2021
VERIFY top headlines of the week
Published: 5:50 PM EDT October 15, 2021
Starting in November, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools bus drivers will get a pay raise. Here's how it compares to other districts in the Carolinas.
Published: 7:39 AM EDT October 15, 2021
With the FDA considering emergency approval for the Pfizer vaccine in kids younger than 12, some people are worried about the long-term effects of the vaccine.
Published: 9:55 AM EDT October 14, 2021
Meghan Bragg breaks down the latest data.
Published: 11:10 PM EDT October 13, 2021
Health experts warn that too much sweating can cause dehydration, which could make it harder for a person to get better when they’re fighting a cold.
Published: 5:33 PM EDT October 13, 2021
'Tis the season of pumpkin spice, trick-or-treating and scary movies. Believe it or not, one of those can be good for your health.
Published: 4:23 PM EDT October 13, 2021
Vanessa Ruffes works to VERIFY whether these breast cancer claims are true or false.
Published: 11:17 PM EDT October 12, 2021
Hospitals can require organ transplant patients and donors to be vaccinated against COVID-19
Published: 5:53 PM EDT October 12, 2021
Getting through Charlotte airport security during the holidays can feel impossible. This year, it's going to be even harder due to labor shortages.
Published: 5:26 AM EDT October 21, 2021
PFA's are frequently called forever chemicals and you can find them in everything from pizza boxes to non-stick pans.
Published: 6:09 AM EDT October 20, 2021
The Toy Association says about 85% of toys sold in the US are made in China, which means they have to be shipped to reach store shelves.
Published: 6:03 AM EDT October 19, 2021
Chances are, your usual grocery trip costs a little more these days. Now, families are looking for ways to save on their regular shopping trips.
Published: 5:18 AM EDT October 15, 2021
Social Security is set to receive its biggest cost-of-living adjustment in nearly 40 years. Here's how much more Americans can expect to get starting in January.
Published: 5:26 AM EDT October 14, 2021
The IRS is mailing letters to millions of people warning them of a possible error with their tax return. Experts say it's important you read through the letter.
Published: 5:34 AM EDT October 13, 2021
When taken during the first few days of infection, the drug could significantly reduce symptoms and cut your chances of going to the hospital in half.
Published: 5:45 AM EDT October 12, 2021
Meanwhile many places have stopped celebrating Columbus Day altogether, including North Carolina.
Published: 6:06 AM EDT October 11, 2021
Since 2007, public servants have been eligible to have their student loans wiped to zero.
Published: 6:16 AM EDT October 8, 2021
As temperatures drop, your heating bill goes up. And while we still have a way to go before it freezes, experts say this winter could be the most expensive yet.
Published: 5:20 AM EDT October 7, 2021
Pediatricians at MUSC say the delta variant is causing more severe illness in children putting them at higher risk than they were last winter.
Published: 6:03 AM EDT October 5, 2021
The U.S. Postal Service is finalizing plans to slow down some first-class mail deliveries to reduce shipping costs.
Published: 5:47 AM EDT October 1, 2021
In 1991, a Sacramento family was brutally murdered in their Land Park home. No arrests ever were made, but police say the cold case is heating up.
Published: 2:03 PM EDT October 4, 2021
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 3:12 PM EST February 2, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 5:17 PM EST January 25, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 11:32 AM EST January 15, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 1:01 PM EST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 5:34 PM EST January 22, 2021
DNA evidence in the JonBenet Ramsey case doesn't support a controversial development: a former prosecutor's decision to clear the girl's family from all suspicion.
Published: 8:13 PM EST February 9, 2021
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 5:27 PM EST January 22, 2021
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 12:04 PM EST January 25, 2021
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 5:36 PM EST February 3, 2021
Two years after Nanette was found in her burned home with a gunshot wound to her head, her family hopes new information will cause a break in the case.
Published: 2:22 PM EST February 2, 2021
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
According to CDC research, youth who report both being bullied and bullying others have the highest rates of negative mental health outcomes.
Published: 8:23 AM EDT October 21, 2021
The North Carolina Music Hall of Fame will induct 10 artists this week, including hip-hop icon Jermaine Dupri and record label executive Charles Whitfield.
Published: 6:48 AM EDT October 21, 2021
The FDA said Wednesday that it's OK to mix COVID-19 brands, and said anyone who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine can get a booster.
Published: 5:29 AM EDT October 21, 2021
One of America's largest candy corn producers says a cyber attack has slowed production down in many of its facilities.
Published: 5:37 AM EDT October 21, 2021
Filming for the highly anticipated "Hocus Pocus 2" is underway. The sequel is expected to premiere on Disney+ in the fall of 2022.
Published: 5:59 AM EDT October 21, 2021
Charlotte residents: continue to boil your water.
Officials are still trying to figure out if water is safe to drink for a large portion of the city.
Published: 6:20 AM EDT October 20, 2021
The Charlotte Hornets are preparing to open up their season tonight against the Indiana Pacers.
Published: 6:07 AM EDT October 20, 2021
With schools across North Carolina and South Carolina fully open for students and teachers, many parents are concerned about COVID-19.
Published: 8:39 AM EDT October 19, 2021
The Carolina Renaissance Festival returns with a bang after being canceled last year, but the crowds are leading to lots of backups.
Published: 6:02 AM EDT October 19, 2021
Steve Smith Strike Out Domestic Violence
Published: 12:04 PM EDT October 17, 2021
Monroe's Turning Point is making a difference in a community that desperately needs help.
Published: 12:02 PM EDT October 17, 2021
Sarah talks to Sherill Carrington, the Executive Director of the Jamie Kimble foundation and therapist, Rose Planer, who is on the board of the Foundation.
Published: 12:00 PM EDT October 17, 2021
Sarah French talks to Karen Parker, the President and CEO of Safe Alliance.
Published: 11:58 AM EDT October 17, 2021
On Flashpoint, two city council members debate how to handle vaccine hold-outs among city staffers.
Published: 11:16 AM EDT October 10, 2021
Charlotte city leaders are trying to solve a problem that happens weekly if not daily: deadly crashes on city streets.
Published: 11:26 AM EDT October 10, 2021
Philanthropy has become a key part of making communities in Charlotte more equitable for everyone.
Published: 11:26 AM EDT October 3, 2021
On Flashpoint, a leading Charlotte real estate expert says October may provide a housing market sweet spot for buyers.
Published: 11:20 AM EDT October 3, 2021
Leaders in Charlotte&