Huntersville Police revoke solicitation permit from home security company

Huntersville Police say they revoked the solicitation permit they gave to Vivint because the police department heard from residents about workers.

Officials: US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East

Earlier this week, officials had said that Pentagon planners had outlined plans that could have sent up to 10,000 military reinforcements to the region. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan later said planners hadn't settled on a figure.
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  GRAPHIC: ‘Miracle’ baby survives emergency C-section after Utah mother passes out, crashes car

At 27 weeks pregnant, a woman in Utah blacked out while driving and crashed her car into a rock wall at 35 miles per hour.

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  One killed in north Charlotte shooting, 3 persons of interest in custody

  Man, teen girl charged with murder in arson that left two dead, one missing

Ivanka Trump to visit Charlotte Tuesday for workforce development event

  Acting police chief appointed as investigation into Mooresville PD continues

North Carolina officials warn of possible measles case

Health officials warn that people who visited a coffee shop in Durham, North Carolina, last week may have been exposed to measles.
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  2 shot, 2 arrested at Toronto Raptors rally; celebration continues

Toronto police say two people have been shot and wounded at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors. Two people have been arrested.

  Wanted: Suspect identified in sexual assault of Charlotte security guard

Community coming together for Charleston forum as church shooting victims remembered

Silver Alert canceled for 76-year-old Charlotte man

Person dies while in custody at Catawba County jail

  Mint Hill mom searches for motorcycle-riding stranger who saved choking son

  Missing Lenoir man located, Silver Alert canceled

  Three in custody in armed robbery that prompted hospital lockdown

  Town of Huntersville plans to test soil in search for cause of rare eye cancer

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  Cosmetics, personal care items send kids to hospital every few hours

A new study conducted by researchers found that 64,686 children younger than 5 years old were treated in U.S. emergency departments for injuries related to cosmetics and personal care products from 2002 through 2016.

SPORTS

Knights defeated by Rochester in twin bill

The Charlotte Knights ended their six-game road trip with a pair of losses to the Rochester Red Wings by scores of 11-5 and 3-2 in a doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Frontier Field.

  Charlotte 49ers baseball coach Loren Hibbs retires

After 27 years as the baseball head coach of the Charlotte 49ers, Loren Hibbs has decided to retire.

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  CMPD: Three men wanted for sex assault of teen girl during social media meet-up

$200k in damage reported after house fire in east Charlotte

  Cashier fired after writing racial slur on receipt at Rock Hill Arby’s

  Ramp closed after person struck, killed by vehicle on I-77 in Huntersville

  14-year-old missing on South Fork Catawba River found dead

Crews are searching for a second person who became stranded on an island in South Fork Catawba River Monday night. A teen was rescued from the island Tuesday morning.
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  Gloria Vanderbilt, jeans queen, heiress, dies at age 95

Fashion icon and heiress Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95, her son Anderson Cooper announced Monday on CNN.

NC man gets two life sentences for ‘repeatedly raping elementary school girl’

Person shot outside apartment complex in south Charlotte

Small-town cops take ribbing over photos of pig detained in back of NC patrol car

NC lottery officials warn public of latest online scams