Many in Group 2 can’t get COVID-19 vaccine appointments; Biden has plan to vaccinate 100 million in 100 days

But that could soon change starting as the end of this week. President-elect Joe Biden says he has big plans to give 100-million vaccinations in 100 days as soon as he’s inaugurated.Many people who are eligible to get vaccinated right now can’t find an appointment right here in Charlotte.And there

‘We’re surviving’: Mother, daughter battle COVID-19 at same Calif. hospital

The two believe the mother came into contact with someone who had COVID-19 while working at Walgreens.
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Mother dies from COVID-19 weeks after giving birth to 3rd child

Her widower says he’s going to do what he can to make sure all three girls grow up knowing their mom.

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  Hundreds of local officers sent to Washington D.C. to help with inauguration security

14-year-old dies day after being struck by car while riding bicycle in Charlotte

  Man accused of fatally stabbing mother taken into custody after hours-long standoff in Catawba Co.

A man accused of fatally stabbing his own mother was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff with law enforcement officials at a home in Catawba County Monday morning.
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King Day service calls for nonviolence amid turbulent times

The coronavirus pandemic forced the annual King Day service at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church online during the 35th celebration of his birthday as a national holiday.

  WBTV’s Steve Crump moderates virtual roundtable on MLK Day presented by Gantt Center

  Mecklenburg Health, StarMed partner to administer second COVID-19 vaccine

Community to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day virtually

  Home destroyed, another damaged in Burke County fire

  Mecklenburg Co. deputies prepare for inauguration trip to D.C.

  ‘It still hurts’: York County deputies pay tribute to detective killed three years ago during ambush

Mecklenburg County reports 77K+ coronavirus cases, 691 virus-related deaths

  Police investigate after man found shot, killed in Statesville

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Missing Houston mom checks in days after baby discovered alone

Laura “Lacie” Read has contacted her father via text from Utah and answered questions only she would know, the search organization said Monday.

SPORTS

Charlotte Hornets have their Wednesday game vs. Washington Wizards postponed

The Wizards would have not have the minimum required eight players available to play due to COVID-19 contact tracing within the team.

Raptors use late free throws for 116-113 win over Hornets

Williams scores career-high 22 points; Niners hand UAB first league loss

Collins and ’Cats cruise past La Salle in Philly 77-53

Walker has 20, Gray 19; FSU wins 20th straight ACC home game

M.J. Walker scored 20 points, RayQuan Gray added a career-high 19 and Florida State beat North Carolina 82-75 for the Seminoles’ 20th consecutive home conference victory.

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Reward increased to $20K for info in deadly York Co. home invasion on Christmas night

Rescue, medical equipment stolen from Burke County emergency responders

Man suspected in S.C. armed robberies, carjacking arrested following two-county chase

Suspect arrested in Hickory business break-ins

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551.
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  Harris prepares for central role in Biden’s White House

With the confluence of crises confronting Joe Biden’s administration — and an evenly divided Senate in which she would deliver the tie-breaking vote — Harris is shaping up to be a central player in addressing everything from the coronavirus pandemic to criminal justice reform.

One dead in head-on collision outside Rock Hill, S.C.

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Concord woman takes home $440,000 lottery prize

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