A fire caused $10,000 in damages to a Gastonia residence Sunday afternoon.
In the aftermath of the racially motivated Charleston church slayings in 2015, the Confederate flag was removed from the South Carolina Statehouse during an elaborate nationally televised ceremony.
Democrats selected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez over Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison as their new chairman on Saturday, concluding a hotly contested race to lead a battered party as it tries to channel the anti-Donald Trump energy of its base into an electoral rebound.
Medic says one person is dead following an accident on I-485 at Rea Road.
Officials are trying to determine exactly what may have caused a dozen students to fall ill at McClintock Middle School.