Local News Stories
Rakeen Leverett who was recorded clinging to the trunk of a car and speeding down I-77 in South Charlotte, is in jail this morning after a three-hour standoff with police. Read More »
Christopher Talero, 27, and Heather Stacey, 40, were arrested on Friday and charged with felony larceny after stealing from a metal recycling facility on July 9 and 10. Read More »
Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, July 22nd.
North Carolina is up to ten confirmed cases of Chikungunya, with the first infected Cabarrus County resident bringing it back from the Caribbean. Read More »
A plan to cap North Carolina's sales tax rate at 2.5 percent is headed to the full Senate. If it passes, it could impact raises for teachers in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. Read More »
North Carolina has convinced Fortune 500 packaging company Sealed Air Corp. to move nearly 1,300 jobs to the Charlotte area. Read More »
The Federal Aviation Administration has banned US carriers from flying to Israel for at least 24 hours after a rocket attack near the airport in Tel Aviv. Read More »
US intelligence officials say there is no direct evidence to show Russia provided the missile. Meantime, the black boxes from Flight 17 are now in the hands of Malaysian officials. Read More »
Spectra Group, based in New Jersey, is opening an office in the BB&T Center. The average salary is nearly $85,000. Read More »
A Clover woman is accused of being under the influence and allowing a 9-year-old to drive her around. Read More »
Cabarrus County health officials have confirmed the county's first case of chikungunya, saying the patient was infected while traveling in a Caribbean country. Read More »
An information technology consulting company plans to create 250 jobs in Charlotte within five years as it hopes to serve the city's big banks. Read More »
Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Monday, July 21st.
Detectives are looking for suspects after a $13,000 RTV was stolen from Al Lane's Kawasaki on East Highway around 2:30 a.m. July 13. Read More »
Former wrestlers testified Tuesday morning in their high school coach Gary Goins sex abuse trial. Read More »