Local News Stories

Ikea Recalls Baby Mattresses in US Citing Entrapment Risk

Furniture retailer Ikea says it's recalling 169,000 baby crib mattresses in the U.S. and Canada after receiving two reports of infants getting trapped between the mattress and the end panels. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots January 14th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, January 14th.

Gold Line Construction Delayed

You'll have to wait longer to ride the streetcar from Uptown to Elizabeth. The first phase of the Gold Line was supposed to open in March, but construction fell off track because of scheduling issues. Read More »

Flyers See Increased Security at CLT Airport

You can expect longer wait times at airports around the U.S. as TSA increases security. Read More »

Discover the Dinosaurs Exhibit Coming to Charlotte This Weekend

Discover the Dinosaurs, a hands-on exhibit featuring animatronic and museum-quality dinosaur replicas, roars into the Park Expo & Conference Center in Charlotte, NC, January 17th, 18th & 19th. Read More »

Driver of Wrecked School Bus Charged With Reckless Driving

WCCB Charlotte also learned an open storage compartment on the bus may have played a role. Investigators are reviewing video from the camera on board the bus to figure out exactly how the horrifying wreck happened. Read More »

Chiquita to Refund City, County and State

Chiquita's corporate headquarters, 320 jobs in Uptown and millions of dollars pumped into the local economy will soon be gone. Read More »

NASCAR Driver Accused Of Abuse Says Ex Is Trained Assassin

Kurt Busch, the NASCAR driver known as 'The Outlaw', testified Tuesday that he believes his ex-girlfriend to be a trained assassin dispatched on covert missions around the world, who he once saw in a blood-splattered evening gown.

School Bus Overturns In Gaston County With Dozens Of Students On Board

A school bus with students on board has overturned in Gaston County. Read More »

Chiquita Closing Charlotte Headquarters

Chiquita will close its Charlotte headquarters. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County January 13th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from January 13th.

CMS Yet to Officially Name New Superintendent

As WCCB News @ 10 reported Monday night, a source tells WCCB Charlotte that Deputy Superintendent Ann Clark will be named to fill Morrison's position in the next 60 days. Read More »

Charter School With $14 in Bank May Be Forced to Close

Entrepreneur High School in east Charlotte has 49 students. State law requires at least 65. The school is projected to be at least $400,000 in debt by the end of 2015. Read More »

Charlotte Under Freezing Rain Advisory, Roads Could Be Hazardous Wednesday Morning

Road conditions could be hazardous for your Wednesday morning commute. Read More »

Ron Rivera Talks Planning for Next Season

The Panthers were just two wins away from getting to the Super Bowl this season, and Head Coach Ron Rivera truly believes his team is close. Read More »