Man served multiple warrants following 5-hour police standoff in Gaston County

According to the Gaston County Police Department, the incident happened at a home on Old Spencer Mountain Road in Dallas.

  Nursing home found liable in 82-year-old’s choking death sues family over unpaid fees

A jury awarded $1 million to the 82-year-old’s family after finding a nurse at the facility forgot to put in the man’s dentures and fed him a sandwich, leading him to choke on the food.
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  New York outbreaks drive US measles count up to 626

That is already the most since 2014, when 667 were reported for the whole year. The most before that was 963 cases in 1994.


  New bill would change who can watch police body cam video without judge’s consent

  Mecklenburg County offers ‘fun, affordable’ child care option for May 1 teachers march

  Multiple inmates injured after prison yard fight in Salisbury, facility on lockdown

Police investigating arson at severely damaged home in Gastonia

  Cleanup continues after EF-1 Tornado in Alexander County on Friday

Cleanup crews worked and continued to remove trees and debris Monday.
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  Part of Generation X? You might need an MMR booster shot

Nearly two decades ago, the measles was declared eliminated in the United States, but there has been a recent upsurge of cases – including adults who thought they were already protected.

  Crucial weeks ahead for NC ‘Raise the Age’ implementation

Man wanted for homicide in D.C. could be in the Carolinas

  Police searching for Salisbury man accused of shooting man while children played nearby

Student who vanished near ASU still missing 3 years later

Sinkhole forces road closure in uptown Charlotte

  Second officer in Franklin shooting has string of suspensions, records show

  Teens killed, identified in fiery crash during police pursuit involving stolen vehicle on I-77

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s mother dies after battle with cancer

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Warren unveils $640 billion college debt forgiveness plan

Among Warren's other proposals is elimination of tuition and fees for two- and four-year public college degree programs, as well as a $100 billion investment in Pell Grants, a federal aid program that requires no payback.


Hurricanes rally past Capitals 5-2, force Game 7

Jordan Staal scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist in the third period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Monday night to force Game 7 in their first-round playoff series

Checkers Fall In Game 2 As Bruins Even Series

After taking a high-scoring opening contest, the Checkers dropped a tightly contested Game 2 by a 4-2 score.


Two arrested for allegedly targeting Myrtle Beach motel with Molotov cocktail

Banking competition ramps up in Charlotte as another major bank plans to debut branches

  Tornadoes confirmed by NWS crews after surveying damage left by severe weather in the Carolinas

  Deputies searching for missing York County teen

  Despite wet travel weather, Kamala Harris makes it to town hall event at Winthrop University

While United States Senator Kamala Harris had trouble getting to her town hall event at Winthrop University Friday night, she was still greeted with a warm welcome by the crowd that came to see her.
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  'Hiding in plain sight’: Investigators release new sketch, video in case of 2 Indiana girls killed in 2017

Indiana State Police on Monday released a new suspect sketch, new video and new audio related to the slaying of 14-year-old Liberty German and 13-year-old Abigail Williams, who were killed during a hiking trip.

  FIRST ALERT: Strong storms rip through WBTV viewing area

86-year-old woman killed in crash in Catawba County

  Man dead after crash involving van, truck on Highway 5 in Lancaster County

  Attorney, mother of SC 5th grader conducting independent investigation into her death