Skip to content
Carolinas Business Break
NC DHHS Flu
ON YOUR SIDE HEALTH
OPEN FOR BUSINESS
Web Extra Links
Celebrating 70 Years!
#WBTVandMe: Send us your photos!
WBTV Virtual Classroom
First Alert Weather Headlines
ON YOUR SIDE HEALTH
NC Flu Watch
National Health Headlines
NC District 9 Investigation
On Your Side Tonight
WBTV Speak Out
Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren
Circle - Country Music & Lifestyle
WBTV’s Helpers and Heroes
Voices Behind the Violence
Komen Race For The Cure
St. Jude Dream Home
Dream On 3
FFN Electrifying 11
Football Friday Night
Recent Articles by Jordan
Florida woman hit man with SUV, tried to urinate on deputy, cops say
Serina Maris Probus is accused of hitting a man with her SUV, trying to urinate on a deputy, spitting on a deputy and biting the hand of her sister-in-law.
Published January 9, 2020 at 2:54 PM
Man wins lottery after losing home in Australia bushfire
An Australian man lost his home in bushfires last year, but can afford to rebuild now that he won the lottery.
Published January 9, 2020 at 11:59 AM
‘I’m sorry, I have a sick child;’ Philly robber hands note to cashier
The suspect of a robbery in Philadelphia was caught on camera handing a note to a cashier asking for money, police said.
Published January 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM
Florida woman threatened to rob McDonald’s if she didn’t get extra dipping sauce, deputies say
Maguire Marie McLaughlin is accused of threatening to rob a McDonald's if she did not get extra dipping sauce for free.
Published January 8, 2020 at 10:15 AM
Someone lured seagulls to parking lot with popcorn, then ran them over, police say
Police in Maryland are searching for the person who used popcorn to lure a flock of seagulls to a parking lot, then drove over them.
Published January 8, 2020 at 7:52 AM
Florida man, 95, smothered with pillow at nursing home, police say
A nurse told police she’d just witnessed a man sitting on the chest of an elderly man and holding a pillow over his face.
Published January 7, 2020 at 1:53 PM
Police: Vegas officer shot at man, 93, who shot maintenance worker in apartment office
Police said Robert Thomas went to the office last Thursday morning upset about water damage in his apartment. After making threats, Thomas allegedly shot a maintenance worker twice in the legs.
Published January 7, 2020 at 8:16 AM
20th Century Fox (finally) releases new trailer for ‘The New Mutants’
Now a Disney subsidiary, the studio has released the first trailer for the film since October 2017 and the announced yet another release date.
Published January 6, 2020 at 2:08 PM
Police say teen was out on bond when he raped woman; judge grants bond again
A 17-year-old man with a lengthy criminal record is still in jail on a rape charge, but prosecutors, police and his accuser are not happy a judge decided to reinstate his bond.
Published January 5, 2020 at 3:32 PM
Naked Florida man bites K-9, punches and spits on deputies, cops say
Donald Watts is accused of using meth, biting a police dog, punching and spitting on deputies while being completely nude and covered in mud.
Published January 1, 2020 at 9:51 AM
Florida man crashes into bar to steal Dr. Pepper, deputies say
Gavin Lee is accused of crashing his pickup into a bar and stealing a Dr. Pepper.
Published December 31, 2019 at 10:15 AM
Police: Parishioners kill man who fatally shot 2 at Texas church
A shooting at a Texas church left the suspect and two victims dead, authorities say.
Published December 29, 2019 at 8:05 PM
Deputies: Florida man punches gas pumps, car wash, tree after argument with girlfriend
Deputies said a Florida man punch gas pumps, car wash equipment, a tree, and a concrete wall at a jail after an argument with his girlfriend.
Published December 29, 2019 at 8:51 AM
Deputies arrest Florida man after months of excessive lawnmower noise
Deputies in Pasco County four neighbors complained about Robert Miller’s excessive use of his lawnmower. They said he revved its engine at all times of the night.
Published December 26, 2019 at 2:13 PM
Police: Woman, 77, falls to ground after thieves snatch her purse in Walmart
Surveillance footage shows two suspects enter the store shortly after the victim and yank her purse. The snatch was so violent, it left the woman and her shopping cart on the ground.
Published December 23, 2019 at 12:41 PM
Year in Review: Here’s what you read the most in 2019
Lots of major stories made headlines this year, but not all of them made it to our most-read stories of 2019.
Published December 23, 2019 at 7:36 AM
Police searching for man who robbed Calif. caricature artist
Police in Riverside said a man ran off with $500 belonging to the artist.
Published December 22, 2019 at 8:18 AM
Car explodes after Englishman sprays too much air freshener, lights cigarette
British firefighters said a man sprayed too much air freshener before lighting a cigarette. The fumes ignited and blew up his car.
Published December 18, 2019 at 9:23 AM
'Feel the need’: Trailer for ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ debuts
Paramount Pictures released a trailer for the upcoming movie Monday morning. It’ll hit theaters on June 26, 2020.
Published December 16, 2019 at 11:18 AM
Disney releases new trailer for live-action ‘Mulan’ remake
While we shouldn’t expect the grand musical numbers from the animated version, the new trailer released Thursday morning makes several nods to our favorite songs.
Published December 5, 2019 at 10:38 AM
She lied on her resume; Australian judge gave her prison time
A 46-year-old Australian woman lied on her resume to land a high-paying government job and ended up in prison for it.
Published December 4, 2019 at 2:35 PM
007: MGM releases 1st trailer for latest Bond film ‘No Time to Die’
MGM and Universal gave a first look at the film Wednesday morning when they released the trailer for the 25th installment in the Bond franchise.
Published December 4, 2019 at 10:02 AM
Phase 4: Marvel releases first ‘Black Widow’ trailer
Before the sun even came up, Marvel released the first trailer for Scarlett Johansson’s solo film “Black Widow.”
Published December 3, 2019 at 7:29 AM
Scientists name dragon-like pterosaurs after House Targaryen of ‘Game Of Thrones’
When a group of scientists came to the conclusion we’ve been calling a particular class of prehistoric winged, dragon-like pterosaurs by the wrong name, they turned to "Game of Thrones" for a new one.
Published November 28, 2019 at 9:18 AM
PETA wants Georgia to retire Uga because ‘HE LOOKS MISERABLE!’
For the second time this year, the University of Georgia has found itself in the crosshairs of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Published November 26, 2019 at 2:18 PM
Dwayne Haskins misses Redskins’ final play to take selfies with fans
Washington Redskins rookie Dwayne Haskins missed the final play of the game because he was celebrating and posing for selfies with fans.
Published November 25, 2019 at 2:47 PM
Florida man demands less money during bank robbery, deputies say
A 73-year-old Florida man wore a "Make America Great Again" shirt when he took $1,100 from a Wells Fargo on Monday, deputies said.
Published November 21, 2019 at 7:08 PM
Homeowner guns down would-be robber with his own weapon, police say
A would-be robber was shot and killed with his own gun by Houston homeowner, police said.
Published November 20, 2019 at 5:25 PM
Maryland teacher charged after fight with student
Cellphone video captured a fight Friday morning between a teacher and student at a Maryland high school.
Published November 17, 2019 at 9:17 PM
Ala. woman’s arrest made national headlines; now she’s suing Waffle House
Chikesia Clemons filed a lawsuit Wednesday that alleges Waffle House violated her civil rights and supported discrimination.
Published November 14, 2019 at 11:13 PM
50 complaints filed against CMPD as city leaders question actions during protests, internal review underway
WBTV Web Staff
Police: Gun-toting man accused of terrorizing protesters in Statesville
RNC: Trump celebration to be held in another city, ‘official business’ may still be held in Charlotte
WBTV Web Staff
Mecklenburg County sees highest unemployment rate in over a decade amid COVID-19
Luke Kuechly is considering joining the Panthers front office as a pro scout