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About 200 Charlotte-Mecklenburg school students will be displaced because of development. The Silver Oak Apartment complex, in east Charlotte, will soon be torn down and replaced with a newer development.More >>
About 200 Charlotte-Mecklenburg school students will soon be displaced because their apartment complex is being torn down to make way for new development.More >>
The national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa says a man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela's memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a...More >>
As one world leader after another paid homage to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service, the man standing at arm's length from them appeared to interpret their words in sign language. But advocates for the deaf say he...More >>
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The North Carolina Labor Department is fining the Wild West theme park Ghost Town after an actor was injured during a staged shootout show earlier this year. The Labor Department ordered a $2,000 fineMore >>
The North Carolina Labor Department is fining the Wild West theme park Ghost Town after an actor was injured during a staged shootout show earlier this year.More >>
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Richard Childress Racing announced the return of the legendart No. 3 car to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Wednesday. RCR held a press conference to make the announcement on Wednesday. Austin Dillon,More >>
Richard Childress Racing announced the return of the legendart No. 3 car to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Wednesday.More >>
Wednesday, December 11 2013 2:33 PM EST2013-12-11 19:33:04 GMT
A Canadian-based airlines is going viral after it teamed up with Santa to help provide travelers with their Christmas wishes. In a video entitled "WestJet Christmas Miracle: real-time giving," the airlineMore >>
A Canadian-based airline is going viral after it teamed up with Santa to help provide travelers with their Christmas wishes.More >>
of an attempted child abduction in Port Clinton have police there asking the
public to keep an eye out.
sisters, ages 8 and 10, are safe because they did what they were taught and ran
to an adult when confronted with "stranger danger." Now police are trying to
make sure it doesn't happen to anyone else.
van started to execute the turn, was going very slow, almost came to a stop,
and the driver said to the 8-year-old, ‘Hey, I just bought a puppy. Would you
help me find it?'" explained Sgt. Corbin Carpenter of the Port Clinton Police
happened Sunday evening, when the girls were laying outside near the intersection
of East 10th Street and Jefferson Street. A white van with five
males inside approached the girls.
Carpenter says the girls immediately went and told their grandfather.
very satisfying to know what we do and what the school does, trying to keep the
kids protected, that it does sink in," he said. "They retain that and they're
able to identify, ‘This isn't right, I don't know this person, and I need to
girls said the van was an older model, white, with windows all around and rust
above the wheels. They described the driver as a white male with short, dark
nearby witness also confirmed what the girls described. Now police need help
from the public.
an eye out for this vehicle, and hopefully we can avoid any tragedy down the
road," Carpenter said. "Yes, we'd like to catch the person, but first and
foremost, we like to keep the kids protected."
anyone has any information, they're asked to call the Port Clinton Police at