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City Recruiting Retailers to Uptown Charlotte

More shopping in Uptown Charlotte! That's one of the key components in a vision plan for the City Center. Read More »

Former Assistant Minister Faces 30 Sex Charges

A former east Charlotte pastor is facing two new child sex charges. That brings the total number of felonies Orlando Rivera faces to 30. Read More »

How President Obama's Visit Impacts NC Senate Race

The President's visit comes during a heated Senate race in North Carolina. A campaign that could help swing the balance of power on the Senate floor. Read More »

Ex- Mayor Patrick Cannon Could Face Sentencing Next Week

Court records reveal that Patrick Cannon could face sentencing early in September. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County August 25th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from August 25th.

Video: Obama Addressing American Legion National Convention

President Barack Obama addressed the American Legion National Convention three months after a veterans' health care scandal rocked his administration. Read More »

FBI Says SouthPark Mall Threat Not Credible

A reported terrorist threat against SouthPark Mall had the social media world buzzing. Read More »

Parents, Drivers Push Through Major Traffic Jam

Road crews expect another morning of heavy traffic at Interstate 77 off exit 28 in Cornelius. Read More »

Union Co. Redistricting Sends Kids to New Schools

A controversial redistricting plan went into effect Monday. Parents opposed to the changes fought a lengthy court battle, but were unable to overturn the school board's vote. Read More »

President Obama To Speak In Charlotte Tuesday

While President Obama will be in Charlotte Tuesday to address Veteran Affairs, the visit comes in the midst of multiple controversies, from racial tensions in Ferguson to the escalating crisis in the Middle East. Read More »

CMS Celebrates Smooth First Day of School

CMS is celebrating the smoothest first day of classes in years. Superintendent Dr. Heath Morrison says there were no problems with transportation or technology. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County August 24th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Sunday, August 24th.

Senior Pastor At Calvary Church Placed On Administrative Leave

Church leaders say the senior pastor at Calvary Church has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation. Read More »

CMS Student Struck By Vehicle In Northwest Charlotte

Police have Beatties Ford Road completely shut down after a West Charlotte High School student was struck by a vehicle. Read More »

Teacher Raise Tax Referendum Hot Topic as School Begins

For the first time in years, teachers will be getting a raise in North Carolina. Voters in Mecklenburg County will decide if more is on the way. Read More »