Good morning! Kristen Miranda here. Can you believe it is Christmas Eve? With this weather it sure doesn't feel like it.
More rain and thunder and lightning across our area overnight...a big tree down near Uptown Charlotte...and in the Midwest and parts of the south, massive storms are being blamed for several deaths.
Meteorologist Chris Larson is already here watching the radar and he will have your full holiday forecast.
Maybe you're traveling today and worried how the weather might impact your drive or flight? Our Ashton Pellom is covering that part of the story. Plus we'll tell you about the one step in security screening you won't be able to opt out of anymore.
The driver of the Greyhound bus who is charged with causing a deadly crash uptown will be in court today. We're following the new details of this case closely.
NBA MVP Stephen Curry...along with several other NBA stars...are getting involved in the gun violence debate.
And if you haven't heard the 911 call from the little girl who worried she caused the Christmas magic to go away...you definitely want to be with us at 6:43am.
Your routine might be a little different today because of the holiday, but ours isn't. Christine and Chris will start things off at 4:30am...Brody and I will join them at 5am. We're on WBTV and then Bounce TV until 9am. So if you're up early...join us!
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A woman visiting the probation office ended up going back to jail on drug charges. According to the report, Shawna Marie Dickinson, 40, of Carolina Boulevard, went to the probation office on Thursday.More >>
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