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Winthrop Student Athletes Face Alcohol Charges

At least 16 student athletes could be suspended from upcoming games, across several sports.

SIM Confirms Person Returning from West Africa is Missionary

International Christian mission agency SIM confirmed today that the person Mecklenburg County Health Department reported Saturday evening as returning from West Africa to the Charlotte area and classified as “some risk” for Ebola infection is an SIM missionary. Read More »

Man Shot and Killed Wife Then Turned Gun on Himself in Chester

A man and woman are dead after an argument at the Chester Sewer District.

Gang-Related Drive-By Shooting of Local Councilman?

Investigators are promising to work round the clock as they track down leads that the gunmen could be part of a local gang.

NC DHHS Monitoring Traveler at Duke University Hospital for Ebola

The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, Durham and Person County Health Departments are working closely with Duke University Hospital to monitor a patient who departed from Liberia and arrived in the United States on Friday. Read More »

Police: Woman's Screams Helped Her

The victim and witnesses' quick thinking helped lead to an immediate arrest. Campus police say what the woman did as she was being dragged away is exactly what she should have done.

Hornets Bring Back the Buzz in Thrilling Home Opener

A lot of excitement Wednesday for the regular season return of the Charlotte Hornets, and the team did not disappoint.

Officials: Ferguson Police Chief Expected to Step Down

The police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, is expected to step down as part of the effort by city officials to reform the Police Department, according to government officials familiar with the discussion ongoing between local, state and federal officials. Read More »

Battery Manufacturer Plans to Hire 2,500

A Swiss battery manufacturer plans to bring at least 2,500 jobs to the Charlotte area over the next three years.

West Charlotte High School Football Coach Dies

West Charlotte High football coach D'amon "Mo" Collins died Sunday morning. Read More »

Speed and Alcohol Factors in Deadly SW Charlotte Accident

WCCB has learned that speed and alcohol were factors in a deadly crash in southwest Charlotte early Sunday morning. Read More »

SC House Speaker Resigns Amid Scandal

House Speaker Bobby Harrell admitted to using campaign funds to pay for personal expenses.

Search continues for missing 60-year-old man

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man they say went missing from a senior living facility in east Charlotte. Read More »

Gas Prices Under $3 In Charlotte Area

You can officially get gas in North Carolina for under $3 a gallon. WCCB spotted gas for under $3 a gallon at several stores in the University area Wednesday.

Troopers: Plane Crashes in Monroe, Pilot injured

A small plane crash in Union County has sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries. Read More »