Deputies: Man breaks into woman’s home, strangles, sexually assaults her in Gastonia

“We knew someone was in there and we needed to get him out. There were also three children inside at the time.”

Suspect accused of killing 4, including baby, shot dead by deputies to save young girl

Deputies say when they arrived on scene, the man was attempting to kill a young girl, so they opened fire, killing him.
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  Accused child predator used ‘Fortnite’ to lure teen into sexual relationship, deputies say

Authorities say the suspect and a co-conspirator communicated with as many as 20 victims of child pornography through the popular online game “Fortnite.”

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Gastonia police are asking for the public’s help identifying a burglar with the help of a sketch and a video in a burglary and sexual assault case.
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Kicked Out: Rams end Saints playoff, win with overtime field goal

The Saints play the Rams in the final game before the Super Bowl.

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SLED agents interview officers in York County shootings days after Detective Doty died

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Video released in case of former NC officer found guilty of using excessive force on handcuffed woman

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Union County Teen ‘viciously attacked’ with a knife in his own driveway

CMS high schools dismissal delayed due to testing technical issues

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The criticism of his "compromise" from both Republicans and Democrats underscored Trump's boxed in-position as he tries to win at least some Democratic buy-in without alienating his base.

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Checkers suffer shutout loss to Marlies

Kaskisuo makes 20 saves for Toronto as Charlotte falls 5-0

  Hornets legend Glen Rice honored with special halftime ceremony

Freshman Luke Frampton leads Davidson to win over Richmond

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USC Athletics to give federal employees free basketball tickets during government shutdown

Tickets will be provided through the Colonial Life Arena Box Office on game day and will be based on availability.

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Pastor reflects after being attacked by suspect later killed by CMPD officer

  Inmate captured after escaping Alexander County jail

An inmate was caught after escaping from the Alexander County Jail Thursday night, officials say.
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Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

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Charlotte Coast Guard Auxiliary member speaks on impact of government shutdown

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