LIVE: Republicans assail national security aide who reported Trump phone call

Democrats say Trump demanded that Ukraine investigate his Democratic rivals in return for U.S. military aid it needed to resist Russian aggression and that may be grounds for removing the 45th president.
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  Trump suggests he may give written testimony in House probe

The House Intelligence Committee is preparing for a second week of public hearings, including with the man who is arguably the most important witness: Gordon Sondland, Trump’s ambassador to the European Union.

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Ice skating rink opens at U.S. National Whitewater Center

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  Gaston Co. law enforcement leaders, clergy members re-sign covenant to bring community together

  Family wants answers after 10-year-old boy shot, killed in Lancaster, S.C.

David Tepper unplugged: Panthers owner riffs on QBs, stadiums and what he despises most

Without being asked, Tepper referenced the team never posting consecutive winning seasons in its 24-plus years, and its plodding, win-one, lose-one tendencies (Carolina is 195-198-1 in its franchise regular-season history, and 5-5 in 2019).
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  ‘Let the baby die’ sign attacks parents raising money for infant son with rare disorders

The 4-month-old was diagnosed at birth with two rare disorders. His father says most babies with these diseases don’t live past age 2.

  Union County man sues car maker claiming defect caused him to lose control of his car

  Charlotte Fire Department hiring new positions ahead of RNC

  Deputy dismissed after losing control of car, crashing into four parked vehicles in Caldwell Co., sources say

  Non-profit focused on helping runaway kids ruined in massive fire, seeking donations from Gastonia community

  Dale Earnhardt Sr. won his first race on asphalt there. Now the old Charlotte track could become retail space

Employee at Rock Hill child behavior health site grabbed, threw patient, police say

  Man suspected in Iredell County killing captured along I-77

Power Cross Ministries coach accused of allowing, watching fight between young boys

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Chick-fil-A Foundation’s donations to anti-LGBT groups end

The Chick-fil-A Foundation is focusing on three pillars - hunger, homelessness and education.

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David Tepper unplugged: Panthers owner riffs on QBs, stadiums and what he despises most

Without being asked, Tepper referenced the team never posting consecutive winning seasons in its 24-plus years, and its plodding, win-one, lose-one tendencies (Carolina is 195-198-1 in its franchise regular-season history, and 5-5 in 2019).

10 things that went very, very wrong in Panthers’ embarrassing home loss to Falcons

The Carolina Panthers played so poorly in a 29-3 loss against Atlanta on Sunday at home that they were booed off the field by many of their own fans at halftime.

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11 arrested in demonstrations linked to Confederate monument in N.C., deputies say

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  Pipe bursts at apartment complex near uptown, impacting residents

  Boil Water Advisory lifted in Chester County

Deputies search for missing SC teen who may be endangered

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing 16-year-old girl who deputies fear could hurt herself.
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  Police: Home in California backyard shooting was targeted

Police searched Monday for two assailants who sneaked into a backyard party in Fresno and opened fire while a small crowd watched football on television. Four people were killed and six wounded.

  Final stretch of I-77 Express now open, toll lane construction completed

  Man shot at Charlotte apartment complex

Crews working on power outage in Huntersville

In his first time going 26.2, local man takes field by surprise to win Charlotte Marathon