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Police Search for South Charlotte Murder Suspect

New help in the manhunt for a suspect in a south Charlotte murder. There are now electronic billboards in four states with his picture on them. Read More »

Cam Newton Says He's Not Worried About When He's Coming Back

"I'm looking at this truck, and I'm like, 'Somebody's supposed to be dead.'" Those are the words of Cam Newton, talking about the crash that sidelined him. Read More »

Good Friends Raise Nearly $273,000 for Needy Families

More than 1,200 women attended the group's 28th annual luncheon at the convention center. The Good Friends tradition began in 1987. Read More »

Johnson C. Smith Going Tobacco-Free

Tobacco and other smoking products, including e-cigarettes, will be banned from the west Charlotte campus as of January 1. Read More »

No Injuries In Gastonia House Fire

A smoke detector helped two residents get out of their home after it caught fire Thursday morning in Gastonia. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 10th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, December 10th.

Ebola Survivors Share Time Magazine's Person of the Year

A special honor for Samaritan's Purse doctor Kent Brantly. The Ebola survivor is one of five Ebola fighters who will share the honor of being Time magazine's Person of the Year. Read More »

QB Derek Anderson to Start for Panthers on Sunday

With Cam out, the Panthers will turn to backup quarterback Derek Anderson for Sunday's game. Read More »

Toddler Improving Six Months After Being Scalded in Bathtub

A Gaston County toddler is improving, six months after being badly scalded in a bathtub. Her former babysitter is now serving a nine month prison sentence. Read More »

Cam Newton Talks for First Time about Crash

Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton is out of the hospital and talking for the first time about the crash that sent him there Tuesday. Read More »

Protesters Demand Police Transparency

Police misconduct and the threat it poses to the black community was the focus for a Blackout rally Wednesday night at Marshall Park in Uptown. Read More »

Man Charged With Defrauding Passengers at Charlotte Douglas

A man accused of defrauding passengers at Charlotte Douglas Airport is behind bars. Read More »

Charlotte Blackout Rally Tonight

The National Action Network Youth Chapter will be holding a BLACKOUT RALLY tonight at 6:00 p.m. at MARSHALL PARK. Read More »

Return of Checkers Could Bring Business to East Charlotte

The hockey team is returning to Bojangles Coliseum after city council approved a $16 million facelift for the arena Monday night. Read More »

Jonathan Ferrell's Mother Speaks Out on National Protests

The mother of an unarmed black man who was kiled by a white CMPD officer says the killing has to stop. Read More »