Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin, setting up a much anticipated showdown with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes. (Getty Images)

McConnell Holds Off Tea Party Challenger, Will Face Democrat Grimes In November

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin, setting up a much anticipated showdown with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes for the Kentucky Senate seat.


ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aaron Murray #11 of the Georgia Bulldogs passes against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Sanford Stadium on September 22, 2012 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Georgia’s Aaron Murray Coming Through In The Clutch

One of the all-time best quarterbacks in the SEC is still busy rewriting the record books while keeping the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC and BCS title hunt.


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Washington, Arizona Defense Beat Carolina 22-6

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Cardinals gave Cam Newton a rough reception in his return to Arizona.



Inn On Blue Ridge Parkway Stays Open Despite Gov’t Shutdown

The operator of the Pisgah Inn says he will remain open despite a shutdown order from the National Park Service


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Foxx Nears Vote For US Transportation Secretary

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx could see his prospects to become the new U.S. transportation secretary improving. Foxx’s nomination is scheduled for a hearing Monday by the U.S. Senate’s Commerce, Science and […]

CBS Charlotte–06/10/2013

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Senators Warm To Transportation Nominee

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s nominee for transportation secretary — Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx — received a friendly reception from senators of both parties Wednesday laced with warnings that the nation needs to make […]

CBS Charlotte–05/23/2013

Washington Monument

Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.


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Senate Showdown Vote On Gun Curbs Set For Today

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s top Democrat has set Congress’ first showdown vote for Thursday on President Barack Obama’s gun control drive as a small but mounting number of Republicans appear willing to buck a […]

CBS Charlotte–04/10/2013

President Obama speaks at In Performance at the White House: Red, White and Blues (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Wrecking The White House

President Obama has made too many changes to the White House and had too many parties to be allowed back for another 4 years.


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North Carolina Highway Patrol Sergeant Indicted In Drug Case

Authorities say a North Carolina Highway Patrol sergeant is among six people facing charges stemming from illegally obtaining and distributing prescription drugs.




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