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Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's death
Authorities broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a popular Illinois police officer, even as they acknowledged that they had no indication the men were still in the area where the...
Judge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death
A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor...
Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knife
A second video that captured Texas deputies fatally shooting a man whose hands were raised appears to show that he was holding a knife, a sheriff said Wednesday, declining to release the video because the investigation is...
Two men beaten, hospitalized after violent home robbery
The 72-year-old victim told deputies that as he reached for the back door, he was hit, and then covered so he could not see.
Mixed test results for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
Overall performance for students in CMS show about half of them are college and career ready. There was some success in Math and some declines in 3rd grade reading and English II scores.
Charlotte lands more college football matchups ahead of Thursday night's spot...
The start of the college football season kicks off Thursday night in uptown Charlotte and just ahead of the national spotlight, sports officials in town have announced plans for more college football in the Queen City.
Police: Wrong-way driver threatened women, threw shotgun out window on I-85
Police arrested Kenneth Demeterius Meaders, of Charlotte, and charged him with more than a dozen charges including resisting a public officer and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Molly's Kids (Sept. 2): Kannapolis 4-year-old battling leukemia
Since Ava's diagnosis she has had a PICC line, a port in her chest, 3 bone marrow aspirations, 13 spinal taps, weekly chemo, extremely tough steroids and injections at home.
Obama seals Iran deal win as Senate Democrats find 34 votes
Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the necessary votes to ensure the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress.
Clover teacher's Moped 2 Memphis raising money for St. Jude
Falls decided to challenge his students, if they raised enough money, he promised to ride a moped to Memphis and personally deliver the check to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. That was 6 years ago.
Charlotte pastor to driver after plea: Our sons would want you in heaven
Matthew Deans, 28, was indicted on two charges of involuntary manslaughter by a grand jury Monday.
Smoke showing from northeast Charlotte house fire
Fire crews responded to a fire in a northeast Charlotte home Wednesday afternoon.The fire broke out in the 500 block of Austin Drive before 4 p.m.