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McCrory suggests politics was agenda when Cooper, Roberts met during protests
Gov. Pat McCrory said Tuesday that his Democratic opponent Roy Cooper and Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts met to talk politics during last week’s Charlotte protests, a charge that spokesmen for … Click to Continue »

Candidate says cancer won’t stop campaign
Democratic legislative candidate Mary Belk underwent surgery Tuesday, a day after announcing she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. A campaign official says Belk, 59, will continue in her bid … Click to Continue »

Passenger arrested for berating sheriff for two hours on flight to Charlotte
A Milwaukee man was arrested by Charlotte Mecklenburg police and charged with intoxicated and disruptive behavior Saturday after he allegedly berated Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. throughout a … Click to Continue »

Gun recovered at fatal Charlotte police shooting was reported stolen, sources...
The gun police say they found in Keith Lamont Scott’s possession last week after he was fatally shot by an officer was reported stolen, multiple sources confirmed to the Observer’s … Click to Continue »

Mecklenburg County helping expedite emergency repairs to damaged uptown busin...
Last week’s protests in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott left uptown buildings from the EpiCentre to Stonewall Street with shattered windows, as some shops … Click to Continue »

130 animals rescued from suspected puppy mill in Cabarrus County
The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office and the Humane Society of the United States rescued nearly 130 animals from a suspected puppy mill Monday, according to Cabarrus County officials. Some of … Click to Continue »

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Trucker to 911 as looters close in: ‘They are coming this way … hundreds of t...
Huddled in gridlocked cars as a roiling street protest bore upon them in the darkness, motorists pleaded with 911 operators for help in the week’s first wave of violence early … Click to Continue »

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Memorial set for Justin Carr Tuesday night
A candlelight vigil is scheduled Tuesday night for a man shot and killed during Wednesday night's riot in uptown Char...

CMPD continue to search for suspects after looting, violence in uptown
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are continuing the make arrests following the recent protests in uptown Charlotte. On Tu...

State of Emergency lifted for 11 northeastern counties
Governor McCrory Tuesday rescinded the State of Emergency declaration effective midnight tonight for 11 counties in n...

Police search for men involved in smash-and-grab
Gastonia police are asking for the public's help in identifying suspects in a reported smash-and-grab. The incident h...

DEVELOPING: CMPD headquarters evacuated due to a bomb threat
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Headquarters has been evacuated Tuesday afternoon due to a bomb threat. According to pol...

Man wanted for breaking into vehicle, cuts off electronic monitoring device
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police is asking for the public's help in locating a man who is wanted for breaking into a vehi...

Court records reveal Keith Scott's wife filed restraining order
Court documents filed by the wife of Keith Lamont Scott, the man shot and killed by a police officer in Charlotte las...

Lightning strike likely cause of house fire in Kannapolis
A lightning strike is likely what caused a house to catch fire Monday night, according to Kannapolis Fire Department....

Police concerened for missing woman's safety
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Missing Person Unit is conducting an investigation into the disappearan...

Vehicle drives through gun shop during robbery in Concord
Someone slammed through the front of a gun store during a robbery early Tuesday morning, according to Concord Police....

Tom Hanks crashes wedding photo shoot in Central Park
'Sully' star Tom Hanks was out for a jog in Central Park on Sunday when he came upon a wedding photo shoot. The Holly...

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Charlotte news for metro Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, the Piedmont and high country regions of North Carolina and upstate South Carolina.  

Wells Fargo claws back part of CEO, other executive's salary
Wells Fargo says CEO John Stumpf and the executive who ran the bank's consumer banking division will forfeit tens of ...

Man now faces kidnapping charges in case of runaway juvenile
I According to the arrest warrant, Wilhelm aided and encouraged the girl to leave her home in Kansas without her pare...

Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekend
A must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus...

Rowan Court File: One gets prison for larceny, woman gets prison for police c...
Two people were convicted of crimes in Rowan County Criminal Court in two separate cases, according to Rowan County D...

Kids speak passionately about race at Charlotte city council meeting
Several elementary school students spoke to a packed room and in front of officials. Some described their words as po...

VIDEO: Florida teen wakeboards down a drainage ditch pulled by galloping horse
They're just good old boys, never meaning no harm.

'An Evening of Believing Prom' changes Friday's venue
The timeline for the event will remain the same. But they are looking for more volunteers to act a paparazzi as the h...

CMPD headquarters evacuated after suspicious package found
WBTV crews were there as a vehicle with the Bomb Squad arrived at the scene.

Keith Scott's wife has filed multiple restraining orders against him
The wife of Keith Lamont Scott filed multiple restraining orders against her husband and in one she warned law enforc...

City council considers how to move forward after Charlotte protests
Dozens of protesters chanted and called for the Mayor and Chief of Police to resign amid the shooting of Keith Lamont...

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique
Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people - ...

Mother's boyfriend charged with murder after 17-month-old dies
An Alexander County man has been charged with murder after his girlfriend's young child was taken off life support af...