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It's one of the busiest travel days of the year - Tune in for what to expect if you're heading out into the holiday traffic

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Good morning! The holiday weekend is nearly here!  Kristen Miranda here with you...if you're getting up for work or just getting up early to finish up those last minute errands, we have you covered on WBTV News This Morning.

I know so many of you are going to be driving this weekend, near and far.  Our Micah Smith has heard from Highway Patrol about what they'll be looking for on the roads.  You don't want to get into your car before you see her report.

It's also one of the busiest travel days at Charlotte-Douglas. We'll have what to expect if you're heading out into the holiday traffic.

RELATED: Plan ahead for hectic holiday travel

BREAKING: We learned this morning that the suspect in the Berlin market attack has been shot and killed, according to Italian media. We're following the latest developments on this story.

RELATED: Berlin truck attack suspect killed in Milan police shootout

We use our phones for plenty of things these days but it's what one man in Indian Trail did with his that got one woman arrested.  The encounter he captured that led to police taking her into custody.

We're working right now to get you more information about the fire at the Sugar Ski and Country Club.  Unbelievable pictures...and so much was destroyed.

RELATED: Fire destroys offices atop Sugar Mountain

New information this morning about a foiled terror plot to attack three different spots in Australia on Christmas day.

And for a little Christmas spirit this morning we have dogs in ugly sweaters, a beautiful viral video you have to see, and what happened when a couple of firefighters in South Carolina had a little too much time on their hands.

John Carter and Chris Larson will start the newscast at 4:30am and I'll join them at 5am.  We hope you'll join us when you wake up!

-km

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