SC lawmakers introduce medical marijuana bill to the Statehouse Tuesday

Skeletal remains found near Lake Norman in Iredell County

Local man with traumatic brain injury disappears at NC beach

Gaston County Police searching for duo who attacked teen driver

WBTV Investigates questions why credit freeze didn’t help ID theft victim

Charlotte neighborhood has gone since before Christmas without trash pickup

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  NC Superintendent wants to remove standardized testing from schools across state

CMPD tracking how often officers pull their firearms

Charlotte doctors prepare for peak flu season, send help to GA

Trump’s AG nominee Barr backs Mueller probe, supports border ‘barrier’

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

Fight at NC mall ends with man punching an 11-year-old girl in the face, video shows

  ‘Resolution on Reconciliation’ could be taken up by Salisbury City Council

‘Resolution on Reconciliation’ could be taken up by Salisbury City Council

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.

  Mass overdose possibly fueled by fentanyl kills 1, sickens about a dozen

Having so many lives on the line strained city resources, officials said. It was like nothing they'd ever experienced.

Neighbor spotted burglars breaking into car in southeast Charlotte

Two people were charged after being accused of breaking into a car in southeast Charlotte early Tuesday morning.

  Facility where vegetative woman gave birth launches internal review

Rowan Co. deputies searching for man accused of identity theft

Democrats consider subpoena for interpreter of Trump-Putin meeting

Judge orders Trump administration to remove citizenship question from 2020 census

3 deputies shot while serving warrant in TX

Netflix to raise prices on all its subscription plans

Scam calls being made, caller claims to be with Salisbury Fire Department

Scam calls being made, caller claims to be with Salisbury Fire Department

Three companies to invest more than $70 million for affordable housing in Charlotte area

Ally Financial, Bank of America and Barings announced Tuesday that they would invest a combined $70.75 million to help with affordable housing in the Charlotte area.

Police: Teacher reported seeing school bus driver strike student

Police: Teacher reported seeing school bus driver strike student

‘Is this the best a man can get?’: New Gillette ad challenges men to ‘be better’

Company officials say they have no plans to pull the ad in the face of some negative reaction.

“A 10 isn’t enough”: UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi stuns judges with perfect floor routine

With a huge smile on her face, 21-year-old Ohashi wowed judges with a flurry of flips and dance moves in her routine at the Collegiate Challenge in Anaheim, California. The UCLA senior, who was an internet sensation last year for her Jackson-inspired performance, danced this time to the King of Pop’

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

On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 took off from LaGuardia Airport with 150 passengers and five crew members on board.

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."

Registration now open for Jiggy with the Piggy in Kannapolis

Registration now open for Jiggy with the Piggy in Kannapolis

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

Authorities said that three people are in custody after a North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper was shot on Monday.

SC bill would prohibit sex offenders from working, volunteering around kids

Right now, registered sex offenders are allowed to work and volunteer around kids, but a South Carolina bill introduced last week in the State House of Representatives could change that.

New e-scooter regulations approved in Charlotte

E-scooter regulations pass in Charlotte.

Kings Mountain father says he paid thousands for service dog, never received dog or refund

A Kings Mountain father claims he paid thousands of dollars for service dog and never received the dog or a refund of his money.

Missing 23-year-old Lincoln County man has been located

Trevor Alan Drennen, 23 of Arden Drive in Lincolnton, was reported missing Monday.

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

The trooper's white cruiser, which was still at the scene as of 7 p.m., appeared to have 12 bullet holes in the windshield and major front-end damage.

Charleston Co. Republican Party passes resolution to support medical marijuana

Doctors in South Carolina may soon be able to write a prescription for medical marijuana.On Tuesday, the Compassionate Care Act will be introduced in the State House.

Charlotte Hornets add perks to make for a more inclusive arena ahead of All-Star Game

Ahead of the NBA All-Star Game next month, the Charlotte Hornets have added two in-arena amenities that they say will help cater to fans who are breastfeeding and fans who have sensory sensitivities.

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.

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police will have some help when they respond to calls involving people with mental illness or substance abuse.

‘Vision Zero’ plan proposes speeding cameras in Charlotte, looks to end traffic deaths by 2030

We are two weeks into 2019 and Charlotte has already seen three pedestrian traffic deaths, according to CMPD.

NC issues February SNAP benefits early due to government shutdown

The shutdown has not slowed down all government benefits. Anyone who is expecting to get food through assistance programs can rest assure that you will be covered for the month of February.

Charlotte woman says portable shower will provide dignity, opportunity for homeless neighbors

For one Charlotte woman, an idea to help people who are homeless is turning into big change.

85-year-old man reported missing in Chesterfield County

Chesterfield County deputies say Clerow Myers went missing from Moser Lane, a road just off of SC-265. Deputies issued a BOLO, be on the lookout, for the man Monday.

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

The fire happened at the old Broyhill occasional plant, which has been closed for many years.

McCready, NCSBE ask for judge to deny Harris’ petition in NC09 case

Democrat Dan McCready and the North Carolina State Board of Elections both want a judge to deny Republican Mark Harris' petition to certify the 9th Congressional District race and declare him the winner.

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

She will step down following graduation at the end of the academic year.

Catawba College to Host community reading of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing”

Catawba College to Host community reading of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing”

Woodleaf BP robbed by man with shotgun

Woodleaf BP robbed by man with shotgun

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church becomes Wealth Building Center for community

Pastors and community leaders gathered Monday at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church to come up with a plan to promote financial literacy with neighbors and parishioners.

Deputies: Man shoots roommate in hand during argument over loud music

Detectives arrived at the scene and learned that the two men had gotten into an argument because one of the roommates was playing his music too loudly.

Man shot in southeast Charlotte store dies at hospital

The shooting happened just before 11 a.m. on the 3100 block of N. Sharon Amity Road, near the intersection with Albemarle Road.

Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper charged, has bail set at $5 million

Investigators say Jake Patterson went to great lengths to conceal any evidence from police, including disengaging the dome light of his car and shaving his head.

Sergeant lets boy sit in patrol car, gives him new teddy bear

The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office posted the moment on Facebook Monday afternoon.

Parents charged with manslaughter after 3-year-old girl with 17-pound tumor dies

Henry Clarence Lilly III, 49, and Bonnie Beth Mills-Lilly, 42, were arrested and charged Jan. 10 with first degree-manslaughter.

Man who took 2 women hostage at UPS facility is dead

An armed man who entered a UPS processing facility Monday morning and held two women hostage for several hours was shot and killed by police as he left the building with the women, authorities said.

As shutdown grinds on, TSA workers struggle

Hundreds of TSA employees at major airports nationwide have called out sick since this shutdown began.

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

High Point fire officials say the fire broke out at a single-wide trailer near the intersection of SC-09 and TB Watts Road.

Trump rejects suggested short-term government shutdown fix

Leaving the White House for a trip to New Orleans, Trump said he had dismissed the proposal from Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham to reopen for several weeks and continue dealing with Democrats over Trump's long-promised wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Trump denies ever working for Russia, blasts investigators

Speaking from the South Lawn before departing the White House for New Orleans, Trump called former FBI and Justice Department officials "known scoundrels" and "dirty cops."

‘Miracle’ flight survivors mark decade of thankfulness

The jolt when the plane collided with a flock of geese and the engines stopped moments after takeoff from New York City’s LaGuardia Airport. The smoke filling the cabin.

Convicted child killer murdered by cellmate in OK prison, officials say

The man was sentenced to life without parole after a jury found him guilty in the murder of an 8-year-old girl who went missing from her home in 1997.

2020 Democratic primary set to intensify

While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who face pressure to join the race.

It’s official: Maroon 5 will headline the Super Bowl halftime show

The show is being billed as “the broadest range of musical genres ever seen” at the Super Bowl.

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

Pineville Police are investigating a homicide after a person was shot and killed near the DTLR store in Carolina Place Mall on Sunday afternoon.

High school football player committed to NC college dies during surgery

According to a GoFundMe in his honor, 18-year-old Nicholas Joshua Dixon passed away unexpectedly due to a complication during surgery.

Multiple school districts announce delays Monday due to possible icy roads

Many of the school districts cited the below freezing temperatures and the potential for icy roads for the delays.

Gov. Cooper declares State of Emergency in wake of NC winter storm

A mix of precipitation ranging from a few inches of snow or rain to a quarter inch ice from freezing rain has fallen across western and central parts of the state this weekend.

Three charged with home break-in and assault on Rowan County veteran

Two charged with home break-in and assault on Rowan County veteran

Lincoln Co. pair sentenced to prison in child sex assault case

Douglas Glenn Queen Jr, 29, of Maiden, pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree statutory sex offense, indecent liberties with a child and felony child abuse. The charges stem from a case involving a toddler that was first reported in September, 2018.

Big tree coming down, Salisbury street to be closed for days

Big tree coming down, Salisbury street to be closed for days

Three Rivers Land Trust conserves Mountain Creek Farm in Stanly County

Three Rivers Land Trust conserves Mountain Creek Farm in Stanly County

Catawba College exceeds goal for funding softball field lights

Catawba College exceeds goal for funding softball field lights

Energy company working to restore power to hundreds in NC mountains

Line technicians with Blue Ridge Energy are currently working to restore power to hundreds of people who are experiencing outages following a bout of icy weather that hit the area overnight.

Man charged with murder after other man found shot to death behind recreation center

On Friday, police said 21-year-old Anonio Green Collins had been arrested and charged with murder in Shakier Henderson’s death.

Man found dead in Charlotte home, homicide investigation underway

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the 3000 block of Forestbrook Drive.

Reunited with family, Jayme Closs is ‘full of big smiles,’ her aunt says

The teenager was found alive nearly three months to the day she was abducted from her Wisconsin home, where her parents were found shot and killed.

Man accused of beating girlfriend’s daughter to death for spilling juice on Xbox

The man is accused of shaking and beating the 4-year-old, including kicking her down a hallway, as punishment for spilling the juice.

Man who left 2 pounds of marijuana in Uber arrested by undercover officer while trying to retrieve it

Police say the 21-year-old was arrested after he acknowledged the drugs were his in a meeting with an undercover trooper at McDonald's.

House set on fire in Gastonia, no injuries

Firefighters arrived on the scene to a one-story home with smoke and flames visible. They went into the home and extinguished the flames.