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British Singer Joe Cocker Has Died

Joe Cocker, the raspy-voiced British singer known for his frenzied cover of "With a Little Help From My Friends," the teary ballad "You Are So Beautiful" and a contorted performing style uncannily parodied by John Belushi on "Saturday Night Live," has died. He was 70. Read More »

Select U.S. Theaters Say They'll Show 'The Interview' Thursday

Several movie theaters said they will begin showing "The Interview" Thursday, seemingly putting the comedy back in theaters after Sony Pictures Entertainment canceled its release. Read More »

2nd New York Officer Dead After Ambush Shooting

Officials say a second New York City officer has died after a gunman ambushed them inside their patrol car before committing suicide. Read More »

Cyber Security Expert: Catching Cyber Threats is Company-Wide Effort

The Sony hack has a lot of people wondering what the companies they work for are doing to protect their personal information.

Boston Bombing Suspect Appears In Court For First Time Since 2013

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013. Read More »

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.

Sony Cancels 'The Interview' December 25th Release Date

Sony Pictures has canceled the Dec. 25 release of "The Interview" after hackers threatened terrorists attacks and the largest multiplex chains in North America pulled the film. Read More »

Dozens Of Movie Theaters Cancel Plans To Show 'The Interview' Following Threats

Movie theaters across the country cancel plans to show 'The Interview' following threats of violence. 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.

Turbulence Injures Passengers On American Airlines Flight

An American Airlines plane en route from Seoul, South Korea to Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas diverted to Narita, Japan, Tuesday after several passengers and crew were injured by turbulence during the flight. Read More »

Ex-Marine Wanted In 6 Killings Committed Suicide

An Iraq War veteran suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her relatives was found dead of self-inflicted knife wounds Tuesday in the woods, ending a day-and-a-half manhunt that closed suburban Philadelphia schools and left people on edge. Read More »

Sony Hackers Warn of 9/11 Attacks In Theaters Showing 'The Interview'

The Sony hackers have threatened to turn violent and they say their targets include people who dare go to the theaters to see "The Interview." Read More »

Most Popular Google Searches Of 2014

In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wanted to know if they had Ebola. Read More »

Six Dead, Suspect On The Loose In Suburban Philadelphia

A man killed six people as he weaved across the Philadelphia suburbs in a predawn rampage Monday and then holed up in a house, authorities said. Read More »

House Approves Stop-Gap Extension to Prevent Shutdown

It will keep the government running until Wednesday, and gives the Senate more time to vote on a $1.1 trillion spending bill. Read More »

Police: 3 conscious after shooting outside school

Police say a shooter wounded two boys and one girl outside an alternative high school in what may be a gang-related attack in Portland, Oregon. Read More »

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.

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.

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.

Ebola Fighters Are Time Magazine's 'Person Of The Year'

The people on the front lines of fighting the Ebola epidemic are Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year.' Read More »

UN Expert Calls For Prosecution Over US Torture

Senior U.S. officials who authorized and carried out torture as part of former President George W. Bush's national security policy must be prosecuted, a top U.N. special investigator said Wednesday. 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.

Berkley Protests | PHOTOS

Check out these photos from the protests in Berkley, California.

Senate Report: Harsh CIA Tactics Didn't Work

Senate investigators have delivered a damning indictment of CIA interrogation practices after the 9/11 attacks, accusing the agency of inflicting pain and suffering on prisoners with tactics that went well beyond legal limits. Read More »

159 Arrested In Third Night Of California Protests

Authorities arrested nearly 160 people in Berkeley as crowds marched for a third night in a row to protest grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers in the deaths of two unarmed black men in other states. Read More »

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