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One Dead In Early Morning Home Invasion

A resident of a home in Northeast Charlotte has died after an early morning home invasion.

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Body Of Charlotte Teen Pulled From NC River

Rescue teams have recovered the body of a teenager who drowned in the Little River in Cumberland County.



Authorities: Fire At Kellogg’s Started In Oven

A fire at the Kellogg’s snack food factory near uptown Charlotte started in an oven during routine maintenance.


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Woman Lied About Being Raped In Uptown

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police with the metro division are urging residents to be on high alert after a woman was raped in uptown over the weekend.


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Charlotte Mayor Could Be Sentenced Next Week

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon could be sentenced as early as next week on a plea to a public corruption charge. Multiple media outlets reported that court documents show that federal […]


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CMPD Officers, 10-Year-Old Girl Shot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte man is in police custody after a young girl and two officers responding to a report of a domestic shooting were wounded. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said a woman called 911 […]


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Teen Arrested After Pointing Laser At CMPD Helicopter

A teenager is in jail this morning and is accused of pointing a laser at a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police helicopter.


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One Dead After Motorcycles, Car Collide On I-485

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — One man is dead after two people on motorcycles crashed with a car in southwestern Mecklenburg County. The North Carolina Highway Patrol tells local media outlets the crash happened at around […]


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CMPD Officer, Wife Accused Of Sex Crimes Against Minor

CMPD Officer Reginald K. Harris and his wife have been arrested and are accused of sexually assaulting a family member.


A picture taken on July 24, 2014 shows staff of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse putting on protective gear in the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. (credit: ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Son: Mother’s Ebola Should Spark Push For Cure

Missionary Nancy Writebol, one of two known Americans stricken with Ebola, wasn’t looking to abandon her overseas work.




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