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Supreme Court clears way for 1st of 2 Arkansas executions
Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections.

Pence thanks US military members during stop in Hawaii
The vice president met with American Samoan officials and troops on his way to Hawaii at the end of a tour of the Asia Pacific region.

Bacterial infection forces Elton John to cancel May shows
Elton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting an unusual bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in intensive care for two nights.

South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act
South Korea and its allies are bracing for the possibility that North Korea may carry out its sixth nuclear test or its maiden test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile around the founding anniversary of its military on Tuesday.

Molly's Kids: Another case of POTS in our Charlotte area
POTS is a form of Dysautonomia which includes seizures and extremely high and low blood pressure. Haley was diagnosed with POTS last year as a junior at South Stanly High School.

Trump administration sanctions 271 in Syrian chemical attack
U.S. officials say the Trump administration will issue new sanctions against Syria as early as Monday as part of its ongoing crackdown on the Syrian government and those who support it.

Charlotte man, wife and mother charged in sex trafficking case involving minors
Zerrell Ross Fuentes, 22, Briana Leshay Wright, 24, and Tanya Fuentes, 53, are accused of transporting minors from Charlotte to Myrtle Beach for prostitution. 

Hey, Harry Potter fans: Here?s a chance to see ?Sorcerer?s Stone? like never ...
This fall, Harry Potter fans in Charlotte will get a chance to experience the boy wizard’s first year at Hogwarts in a brand new way.

Electronic gaming parlors returning to Charlotte?
Several years ago, sweepstakes parlors across the state were busted after a ban on them went all the way to the State Supreme Court.

That glass of white wine could be affecting your skin
A new study finds that a glass of Chardonnay may affect the condition of your skin.

Kill Zone: A reminder about lightning safety with Meteorologist Eric Thomas
Every year in the United States, 50 people are killed by lightning. Far more survive, but are left with debilitating injuries.

Police video shows officer press gun to unarmed man's head, threaten to kill him
The incident took place on March 26, 2016. It started when officers stopped a car they said was wanted in connection with a string of larcenies.

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Drivers ignore 'road closed for flooding' signs in Cabarrus County
The 'road closed' signs are up about a quarter of a mile down from the flooding to warn drivers t...

Massive tree falls on home in Elizabeth neighborhood
The aftermath of the heavy rain was on display in the Elizabeth neighborhood Monday. "It sounded ...

Man wanted in connection to deadly November shooting in west Charlotte
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man who...

Police: 13-year-old arrested for attempted rape
A 13-year-old has been arrested for the attempted rape of two young women in the Queen City, acco...

North Carolina governor follows veto with judge appointment
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina's new Democratic governor is moving quickly to put his stamp...

Duke gets $20 million for first-time student scholarships
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Duke University has received $20 million for a scholarship program for first...

Man accused of trafficking minors for sex to help make bail
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say a man conspired with his wife and mother to traff...

Heavy storms leave thousands without power in North Carolina
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Storms moving across North Carolina have left thousands of customers without...

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2 dead after sweeper truck crashes on I-77
Two people are dead following a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 77 in Mec...

Debate over Confederate Flag continues at York County Courthouse
The debate to return the Confederate Flag and other confederate items returned to downtown York S...

Erin Moran of 'Happy Days' dead at 56
HOLLYWOOD (Fox 32 News) - Actress Erin Moran, who played Joanie Cunningham on "Happy Days," has d...

Mayoral candidates hopeful the first Democratic Mayoral debate had people cho...
The first Democratic Primary Mayoral debate took place at the Weeping Willow AME Church in East C...

Loganville teen shaves head amidst cancer battle
A 17-year-old Loganville teen battling cancer decided to take a stand against the disease by shav...

Principal's email asks teachers to put white students in same class
The principal of Campbell Park Elementary School in Pinellas County tried to explain what she mea...

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Trees downed, flooding possible
The heavy rain across the Carolinas has toppled dozens of trees across the area.        

Ex-teacher tried to flee to Mexico...

Who will police unincorporated Meck Co.?
Who will police the unincorporated areas of Mecklenburg County?          

Sources: Man shoots his boss, himself
A man entered a Dallas office building, shot a woman dead and then killed himself Monday morning,...

Two injured in school bus crash
An accident involving a school bus contributed to traffic concerns in north Charlotte Monday.   ...

13-year-old charged with sex assaults
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have charged a 13-year-old in connection with two sexual assaults. ...