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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.