Is it hot enough for you? Good afternoon on this hump day, the heat is one of our big stories tonight on your news at 5:00pm. This is Maureen O'Boyle in the WBTV newsroom.
We'll officially move into the first hours of summer later today, but it feels like the dogs days already!! High humidity and high temps make it not only miserable but potentially dangerous outside. At five we'll tell you how to protect your family, especially kids in these extreme conditions.
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx interrupted our interview with Andy Dulin to call the Council member on the carpet about the budget vote. Is there a way to solve the growing tensions inside the government center?
If you're trying to escape this heat with a summer getaway, you're probably looking for the best deals online. But beware; crooks are working to rip you off in the process. We'll show you how to avoid their scams at five!
Hope you can join Paul Cameron, Eric Thomas and me for WBTV News, live and on your side at five!
Sports Illustrated reported Sunday that at least four former Carolina Panthers employees have received “significant” monetary settlements as a result of inappropriate workplace comments and conduct by owner Jerry Richardson.More >>
A truck crashed into a power pole Sunday afternoon in west Charlotte near a gas station. Officials say the truck crashed into a pole causing another pole to snap on Wilkinson Boulevard. The incident occurred around 12 p.m. near the QuikTrip gas station.More >>
On Saturday, more than two thousand live green Christmas wreaths were placed on headstones at the National Cemetery annex on the grounds of the VA Medical Center in Salisbury.More >>
CHARLOTTE, NC (Joseph Persons/ The Charlotte Observer) The NFL will take over the investigation of allegations of workplace misconduct involving Carolina Panthers owner and founder Jerry Richardson, league spokesman Brian McCarthy confirmed Sunday.More >>
One person died in a fire in Catawba County Sunday morning. The fire occurred in a mobile home in the 4400 block of Rock Barn Road around 10 a.m. The victim, 25, was transported with injuries and later died.More >>