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Thousands take to the streets for Freddie Gray rally
Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday to demand answers in the case of Freddie Gray, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody.

Nepal quake: Nearly 1,400 dead, Everest shaken
Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 1,400, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples...

Deaths raise questions about ways to aid abducted Americans
The accidental killing of two hostages in a U.S. operation against al-Qaida has put a new spotlight on the Obama administration's reliance on drones in the battle against terrorism.

Sudden spike in salary cap will complicate Charlotte Hornets? planning
In the summer of 2016 each of 30 NBA teams will find a windfall of new national television revenue. Reports say each team's salary cap will rise from about $67 million next season to about $90 million for the 2016-17 season.

Good News: Allyson's Cancer Journey
Hours after Allyson went into surgery, the surgeon came out to tell her husband Kyle, her sister and mom that her lymph nodes
tested clean, with no sign of cancer.

Charlotte airport opens final stretch of new entrance and exit roads
As part of the $24 million realignment, the new roadway connects the Little Rock Road exit off Interstate 85 to North Josh Birmingham Parkway. 

After hearing teen's plot to join ISIS, Rock Hill Muslims gather for Friday p...
York County prosecutors have not publicly named the 16-year-old from York who investigators say planned to kill American soldiers and then go to Syria to join ISIS. But some people know who the teen is, and at Masjid Al Salaam in Rock Hill, they remember a "nice young man."

Panthers' Cam Newton ready for spring, summer workouts
Newton missed almost all of last year's offseason's workouts following left ankle surgery in March of 2014. He says Panthers trainer Ryan Vermillion recently sent him photos of the injury from a year ago that "put things in perspective for me."

History trailing Japanese leader on his upcoming US visit
History will be trailing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to the United States.

Same-sex marriage pioneer among lawyers for high court cases
Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with...

Ducking the spotlight, some stars decide to skip NFL draft
The hat-and-hug routine with the NFL commissioner that has become a rite of passage for many college football stars on draft night is not for everybody.

Open letter sent in support of 'religious freedom' bill
.Lt. Gov. Dan Forest was one of 27 people who signed the letter, as did the Catholic bishops of both the Raleigh and Charlotte dioceses and the president of the N.C. State Baptist Convention.

Data company plans to hire 250 people at new plant in Monroe
A Los Angele company plans to hire 250 people at a new printing and data center in Union County over the next five years.The Charlotte Observer reported that O'Neil Digital Solutions plans to spend $140 million on the plant in Monroe. The company provides publishing and marketing communications services for many industries.O'Neil is getting nearly $6 million in state and local incentives.The average annual salary for the new jobs will be nearly $59,000. 

Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worries and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.

Your Week in Viral Videos: Nature is impressive, terrifying
As with all natural disasters, the further away from it you are, the better it looks.

No charges filed in south Charlotte fatal accident
The fatal accident happened around 8 a.m. Saturday morning on Carmel Road near Kingswood Road.

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Death toll rising in Nepal Earthquake
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal has killed nearly nine hundred people this morning.


One dead after car accident on Carmel Road in Charlotte
One person and is dead and two injured after an accident involving a box truck and a pickup truck on Carmel Rd this morning.


Rain with scattered storms Saturday
Widespread showers Saturday will lead into a storm threat Saturday night.


Log Truck Accident Kills One
A vehicle accident involving a log truck has killed one person in Union County.

Chester Co. School resource officers to be replaced
Chester County Sheriff's Office told FOX 46 they just found out Friday, that the school system will no longer need their services and instead will be hiring a private security company.

Cam Newton Foundation School Pride Day
Cam Newton was back on the field with a few new teammates Friday afternoon.

Chester Police: Looking for man charged with assault
Chester Police are looking for a man charged with assault, according to Police.

Carolina Queens
Any conversation about the Carolina Queens starts and ends with Ebony Kimbrough the team founder.

Charlotte Water planned outage
Charlotte Water will be repairing a leaking pipe under Nations Ford Rd. Friday night.

Cornelius Crossing Guard Still in Hospital
An 82-year-old crossing guard is still in the hospital after getting hit on the job Thursday afternoon. Police won't say how he's doing, but today they identified the driver who allegedly struck him.

Additional charge for former Kannapolis Youth Pastor
A former youth pastor accused of sex crimes involving children is facing a new charge, according to Rowan County Sheriff's Office.

CMPD: 17-year-old arrested in dry cleaners robbery, assault
A 17-year-old is facing assault and robbery at a Charlotte dry cleaners, according to CMPD.

CLT to complete Josh Birmingham Parkway Realignment Project.
CLT plans to open the final part of the Airport's new entrance and exit roads Saturday, April 25, if weather allows, according to a spokesperson for the airport.

Cam Newton Hosts School Pride Day
More than 800 Charlotte-Mecklenburg students got the chance to hang out with Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.


Cleveland man arrested again on drug charges
Man previously convicted on federal drug charges has been arrested again, according to Rowan County Sheriff's Office.

Husband and Wife Arrested on Drug Charges
The Rowan County Sheriff's Office says the husband and wife were running a large drug operation that involved fake prescriptions for drugs.

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Charlotte woman hiking Mount Everest when massive earthquake shook Nepal
A Charlotte woman was hiking Mount Everest when a magnitude 7.8 quake shook Nepal.

Ashleigh Stumler left for her trip on April 11. IMAGES: Charlotte woman on Mt. Everest during massive earthquake

A ...

Panthers exercise option on Kuechly?s contract
The Carolina Panthers have exercised the fifth-year option on Luke Kuechly’s rookie contract.

The linebacker is now under contract through the 2016 season.

Kuechly was the ninth overall pick in the 2...

Powerful, deadly Nepal earthquake devastates region
A major earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, causing widespread casualties and destruction. The magnitude-7.8 quake triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest, leading to more deaths. >> Read more t...

Lauren Hill memorial balloon found over 600 miles away
The young basketball player who inspired so many during her cancer battle is continuing to spread her message, even after her death. Hill, 19, died April 10 from a rare form of brain cancer. She h...

Police find missing woman on North Tryon
UPDATE: Ruth has been located on North Tryon Street near Tom Hunter Road, police said. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are searching for Crystal Ruth, 23.

Ruth’s family and friends last saw her Friday...

Stanly County soldier given Purple Heart after Fort Hood shooting
A soldier from Stanly County who was hurt in the mass shooting at Fort Hood received a Purple Heart on Saturday. IMAGES: Stanly County soldier awarded Purple Heart
 
Sgt. Matthew Cooke was shot five...

Police: Man dies after he drives truck into oncoming lane
Police said a man died in a car accident in south Charlotte Saturday. The accident happened just before 7:15 a.m. at Carmel and Kingswood roads, Charlotte Fire Department said. Police said John G...

Dr. Oz responds to critics
A group of physicians have recently criticized Dr. Oz for his alleged shortcuts around medical issues. Specifically their claim says Dr. Oz exhibts "an egregious lack of integrity by promoting quac...

Social media reaction to Bruce Jenner interview
Bruce Jenner's extraordinary interview about his decision to transition to a woman began trending worldwide on social media worldwide almost instantly as soon as the two-hour sitdown, conducted by ...

Bruce Jenner tells all in revealing interview
Before Friday night, Bruce Jenner was best known for two things: once being considered "the greatest athlete in the world" and for being the patriarch of the Kardashian clan portrayed on reality ...

Woman finds 7-foot bear trying to escape garage
A Georgia woman says she was startled when she walked into her garage to find a 7-foot bear trying to claw its way out. Teresa Ariail told Channel 2 the bear was able to bust through her garage do...

TSA: 3 batarangs confiscated at Charlotte airport
Three bat-shaped weapons known as batarangs were confiscated at Charlotte Douglas International Airport this week, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
 
A batarang is a throwin...

TSA: Batman gadgets confiscated at Charlotte airport
Three bat-shaped weapons known as batarangs were confiscated at Charlotte Douglas International Airport this week, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
 
A batarang is a throwin...

Money stolen from nonprofit honoring young cancer victim
Someone took everything a nonprofit has raised to honor the life of a girl who lost her battle with leukemia.
 
Her mother, Melissa Carmichael, can't understand why someone would take from the acco...

State transportation says ?No? to crosswalk where boy died
The North Carolina Department of Transportation said it won’t allow a Gaston County asphalt company to install a crosswalk where a Cramerton Middle School student was hit and killed by a car six mo...