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Ex-Charlotte preacher who wrote ‘Please Don’t Repo My Car’ indicted on tax ch...
A former Charlotte preacher who wrote the book “Please Don’t Repo My Car” was indicted on tax charges Thursday. William Todd Coontz enjoyed a life of luxury, federal prosecutors contend, … Click to Continue »

Flight from Las Vegas to Charlotte postponed due to ‘non-credible threat’ Thu...
A flight from Las Vegas to Charlotte was delayed Thursday due to a threat officials said was “non-credible.” American Airlines Flight 1704 received the non-credible threat before departure, according to … Click to Continue »

Here are the names of Charlotte’s homicide victims
Of the 46 homicides reported in Charlotte this year, 16 cases remain unsolved, with no arrests made in those as of June 22, 2017. The list of victims below includes … Click to Continue »

Westboro Baptist plans to take its controversial protest to NC soldier’s funeral
Westboro Baptist Church has issued a statement saying it will protest the funeral of slain Sgt. Dillon Baldridge in Ashe County on Friday. Baldridge, of Youngsville, was one of three … Click to Continue »

Amid street musicians and restaurants, Asheville food buskers cook for tips
Touristy Asheville, which is known for its sidewalk musicians and restaurants, has spawned a mashup of both: food busking. “It's food talent for tips,” Teau Frederic, known locally as the … Click to Continue »

Waiting for answers as rare eye cancer cases in small NC town continue to grow
Reported cases of a rare eye cancer in Huntersville continue to rise as health experts hope to learn in the next few months more about what’s afflicting the small town … Click to Continue »

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He entered the US illegally. But now that helps him as a law enforcer in Char...
Yency Contreras entered the United States illegally when he was 17 from Honduras and spent more than four months in a juvenile detention center – but today he is an … Click to Continue »

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Scholarship summer camp in Rock Hill benefits community
Rock Hill Police officers said it's there duty as officers not only to police, but to provide."If not us, then who el...

Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle in west Charlotte
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday night in west Charlotte, police said. The accident occurred ...

Wings of Hope aims to help domestic violence victims, others struggling
An Indian Trail mother is working to help victims of domestic violence and other struggles -- all from her hospital b...

CMS continues efforts to lower suspension rate among elementary students
Students as young as 4-years-old, being suspended from school? That's the reality at Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools an...

Kitten rescued from utility pole in Union County
An adorable kitten was rescued from a utility pole in Union County Thursday morning.The Union County Sheriff's Office...

Couple welcomes bundle of joy on Interstate-485
It was a very special surprise for Alexandra and Charlie Vroon as their baby just couldn't wait to come into the worl...

Puppy rescued from hot car in Manor returned to owner
The Manor Municipal Court has ruled that Annabelle, the puppy that was rescued from a hot car by Manor police and Tra...

Charlotte barber honored with memorial at "No Grease" barbershop
What normally is a place full of people laughing and talking, the only thing folks can hear now is just music playing...

Nearly 100 people sign petition to save Plaza Midwood tree after city wants i...
One tree is creating a major controversy in Plaza Midwood after the city said it needs to be cut down, despite its se...

8-year-old girl reunites with rescuer who saved her from burning NoDa home
A little girl is reuniting with her heroes. Katlyn Cook, 8, was severely burned in a NoDa apartment fire in February ...

Salisbury man at center of "pizzagate" shooting sentenced to 4 years
The Salisbury man at the center of "Pizzagate" will spend four years in prison. A judge sentenced Edgar Welch, 28, on...

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A long-term view for growth of soccer in Charlotte
Beginning in the early 1990s, minor league soccer in Charlotte maintained a low-key existence, emphasizing faith as m...



Charlotte Independence make play for growth
Charlotte loves soccer. And Charlotte is indifferent to soccer. Is it one or the other — or both?



Paying Off Student Loan Debt: 5 Tips
Weighed down by student loans? You’re not alone: Approximately 40 million Americans have student loans (in total, a s...



Millennials and Retirement: the To-Do List
Retirement saving is not on most millennials’ list of top priorities. That may be why many experts expect that millen...



Is digital advertising the new 800-pound gorilla?
Advertisers are now spending more on mobile and desktop than TV. Digital ad revenue swelled to $72.5 billion in 2016,...



Are apps the new main course?
Consumers spent 900 billion hours using apps in 2016. That's a new record and a 17 percent increase over the previous...



Duke Energy balks at Attorney General’s request for coal ash information in r...
The first rate-case skirmishes have started over Duke Energy Progress’ plan to recover coal ash costs from customers....



LPL Financial brings on new CIO as Victor Fetter exits
LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA), a retail investment advisory firm and broker-dealer, announced it is bringing on a new c...