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Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 19th

Check out Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 19th

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 18th

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, September 18th

Students Mourn Shooting Death of 11-Year-Old Girl

Police are working to find out why an 11-year-old girl shot herself Wednesday night. Read More »

Cam Newton Speaks Out on Greg Hardy Case

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is talking about the decision to place embattled teammate Greg Hardy on a paid leave of absence. Read More »

Three Construction Workers Hit, One Killed In Burke County

Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident after three construction workers were hit, one killed, on I-40 at exit 105 in Morganton. Read More »

Florida Sheriff: 6 children, 2 adults shot to death

A sheriff says a man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself at a home in a small town in North Florida. Read More »

Concrete Roses STEM Academy Closes After Three Weeks

Concrete Roses STEM academy plans to close their doors Friday after opening just three weeks ago on McAlpine Park Drive. Read More »

USL Pro soccer team Charlotte Independence is officially announced at Courtyard Hooligans, Charlotte.

New Charlotte USL Pro Soccer Team Unveiled

Charlotte's newest sports team was announced yesterday evening at Courtyard Hooligans: Charlotte Independence will join the USL Pro league beginning in the 2015 season. Read More »

Highland Renaissance Academy Lockdown Lifted After Police Clear Scene

Highland Renaissance Academy, a Charlotte Mecklenburg School of kindergarten through 5th grade, was placed on lockdown Thursday as a precaution. Read More »

Studio B Sessions: Radical Something

Radical Something made a visit to the WCCB studios Thursday. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots September 17th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, September 17th.

Family: Children Hid From Gunmen Who Killed Father

Police are still searching for two men who they say shot and killed a man during a home invasion Wednesday morning. Read More »

Panthers Hardy on Paid Leave

The Panthers are putting star defensive end Greg Hardy on the bench, bowing to intense pressure to take a stand on domestic violence. Read More »

Home A Total Loss After Family Cat Knocks Over Candle

A family's cat knocked over a candle that started a house fire at 410 North Modena St. at 4:30 a.m. Thursday. Read More »

The Militarization of Local Police: Guns & Grenades

Local agencies have obtained military gear under a federal program. WCCB Charlotte investigates what's called "1033" and why North Carolina has been suspended from participating. Read More »