Missing Man Found; Obamacare Hearings

Good morning to you on this Thursday, 24 October 2013, from the WBTV News morning team!  John Carter reporting to you on this very chilly morning...okay, COLD morning!  Be sure to turn on your television for more.

Temperatures are in the mid-30s in the Piedmont right now...it's even colder in the mountains!  At 4:11 AM, it was 27 degrees in Banner Elk...22 degrees at the top of Sugar Mountain!  Al Conklin will have your complete First Alert Weather forecast.  We might not reach the mid 60s today!

The Charlotte Wells Fargo employee who'd been missing for nine days, has been found safe according to the Facebook page dedicated to the search for him.

A jury in New York has found Charlotte-based Bank of America liable for mortgage fraud...now a judge will decide when the penalty phase of the trial will begin.

Congress begins hearings into the troubled Obamacare website used to purchase health insurance.   The Energy and Commerce committee will look into why the website is slow and unresponsive for millions of Americans.

A Lincolnton doctor accused of rape is now expected to face more charges.

Sparks flew during a debate last night between Charlotte's Republican and Democrat mayoral candidates...you'll hear what they had to say about a proposed street car project.

It's the fourth Thursday in October...and that means it's time for one of Charlotte's biggest, and tastiest events!  The 84th Annual Mallard Creek Barbeque is today...our Kristen Hampton is there and she'll show us preparations this morning in a live report!

Astrid Martinez has a story you don't want to miss...that you won't see on any other station...following a personal tragedy, a South Carolina teenager is offering up some advice.

Game one of the World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox...and one team really took it on the chin!

All that and so much more when you join us for WBTV News This Morning from 4:30 to 7 AM.  See you then!