Local News Stories

Charlotte Cuban-Americans React to Change in Policy

We're getting reactions about President Obama's historic change in policy toward Cuba from Cuban-Americans who live here in Charlotte. Read More »

CMS Detectives Charge Man For Providence High Threats

Police have arrested and charged the individual who made threats against Providence High School.

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 16th

Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, December 16th.

Charges Expected Against Providence HS Threat Suspect

The person who made death threats against Providence High School is still free. No charges have been filed, but we do know more about him and how police tracked him down. Read More »

Lynx Gold Line Construction Error Fixed

The Lynx Gold Line is on schedule, despite an error in the track design for the streetcar project. Read More »

Local Six-Year-Old Girl Gives Away Christmas Gifts

A local six-year-old girl wants to make sure kids less fortunate than she have presents to open this Christmas. That's why she's giving up all of hers. Read More »

911 Call Released After 14-Year-Old Boy Shoots, Kills Home Intruder

Police are investigating a case of a 14-year-old boy who shot and killed a suspected home intruder Tuesday evening. Listen to the 911 call. Read More »

Menorah Lighting Marks Beginning of Hanukkah

Charlotte celebrated the start of Hanukkah Tuesday night with the lighting of a giant Menorah at Southpark Mall. The Menorah is inside at the Circle Court. Read More »

Drunk Driving Related Deaths Down in 2014

Department of Transportation Secretary and former Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx kicked off the annual "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" holiday crackdown Tuesday. Read More »

CMPD: Break-In Suspect Shot Dead by Grandchild Inside Home

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a man trying to break-in to a home Tuesday evening was shot and killed by a grandchild inside the house. Read More »

Man Dies From Injuries Sustained In November Wreck

Police say a man died Tuesday from the injuries he sustained in a wreck in November. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County December 15th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Monday, December 15th.

Developers Want To Build A Publix Grocery Store In Cotswold

Congestion and safety concerns are fueling a debate over a new grocery store planned for Cotswold. Read More »

Activists Light Domestic Violence Memorial Tree

Monday night, dozens of people honored the victims of domestic violence murders in North Carolina with a special Christmas tree lighting in Uptown Charlotte. Read More »

Officials: Inmate escapes from work assignment in Ashe County

The Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement are searching for an inmate from Wilkes Correctional Center, who walked away from an outside work assignment in Ashe County. Read More »