Four high school students chased by homeowner during Mint Hill break-in

Investigators say it is unclear whether the alleged burglars left school to commit the crime or if they never went to school, but said it appears they were not armed at any time.

  'I am going to run’: Kirsten Gillibrand latest Democrat in 2020 field

Kirsten Gillibrand has already made plans to campaign in Iowa over the weekend, more than a year before the leadoff caucus state votes.
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Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at age 97

Known for her smile and raspy voice, actress Carol Channing spent most of her career on stage in such musicals as "Hello, Dolly!" and "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes."

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What you might not know about the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ on its 10th anniversary

Authorities: 3 in custody after NC trooper shot in Wilson County

NC State Highway Patrol trooper shot in Wilson County, officials say

Documents reveal Cooper used ACP permit as leverage in deal between Duke and solar companies

  Long-time K-9 deputy injured in York County shooting returns to work

The York County Sheriff’s Office tweeted Sgt. Randy Clinton’s return to the force with a picture of him reuniting with his trusty K-9, Gabby.
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  Gymboree preparing to file for bankruptcy and close all its stores

Bankruptcy means possibly shuttering all 900 stores the company operates under the Gymboree, Janie and Jack and Crazy 8 brands in the United States and Canada.

  Licensed clinicians to respond with CMPD on calls involving people in crisis

NC issues February SNAP benefits early due to government shutdown

85-year-old man reported missing in Chesterfield County

Investigators: Massive fire at old factory in Lenoir was sparked by torch

  UNC Chancellor Folt to step down, approves removal of ‘Silent Sam’ base

Man shot in southeast Charlotte store dies at hospital

SC man dies after escaping burning home, getting struck by car

‘Miracle’ flight survivors mark decade of thankfulness

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  Shutdown standoff: Dems rebuff Trump invite, thwarting effort to bypass Pelosi

The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.

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Clemson Tigers greeted with fast food feast during White House visit Monday

The Clemson Tigers continue their National Championship celebration today with a visit to the white house.

The Crown Lacrosse Classic announces partnership with Major League Lacrosse

In partnership with MLL, the Hounds will host their monthly youth clinic, the Junior Hounds, on March 9 at The Sportsplex at Matthews between The Crown Lacrosse Classic game days.

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  Person shot, killed at Carolina Place Mall identified as 24-year-old man

High school football player committed to NC college dies during surgery

Multiple school districts announce delays Monday due to possible icy roads

Man found dead in Charlotte home, homicide investigation underway

  8 injured in early morning house fire in Charlotte

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the incident happened in the 800 block of Chelwood Place.
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  Netflix to raise prices on all its subscription plans

Its most popular plan will see the largest hike, to $13 per month from $11. That option offers high-definition streaming on up to two different internet-connected devices simultaneously. Even at the higher price, that plan is still a few dollars cheaper than HBO, whose streaming service charges $15

  Local pizza joint offering free pizza to federal employees impacted by government shutdown

Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease

Concern for freezing rain this weekend

Survivor of human trafficking shares her story to raise awareness