Crews battle massive fire at east Charlotte apartments

The fire broke out Monday morning at apartments on Yateswood Drive off of Albemarle Road.

One person killed in multi-vehicle crash in Salisbury

Darlington County deputies searching for missing man with dementia

Who’s digging through your recycling bin? They’re with the city of Charlotte. Here’s why.

  CMS Teacher of the Year stars in nationwide commercial

“Train your nose”: How to identify a natural gas leak

Retired doctor from Concord now delivers paintings, not babies

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  Bride, bishop shot at wedding: N.H. church cancels services

UNCW clinic offers affordable mental health services to the community

Waxhaw Elementary principal arrested for simple assault

  Man dies at hospital following shooting in east Charlotte, 1 charged

  Teenager shot and killed after leaving house party in north Charlotte

Heads up! You can see the full Hunter’s Moon starting this Sunday

Salisbury crime numbers continue downward trend

Incidents of crime continue to work a downward trend in year-to-date numbers, according to numbers released by the Salisbury Police Department and Chief Jerry Stokes.

Family members hold vigil for man missing in Hard Rock Hotel collapse

Family members of one of the missing workers are camping out on Canal Street for the night

Rough outing in Japan for Kannapolis-based F1 team

Kannapolis-based Haas F1 Team drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen finished 15th and 17th, respectively, in Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit, the 17th round of 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship.

  Franklin Graham’s Decision America Tour brings prayer to Charlotte

People packed PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte to welcome Franklin Graham on the homestretch of his Decision America: Tar Heel State Tour on Saturday.

Two small children found dead at a home in Cullman Co., mother arrested

Reporter Notebook: Rowan Little League girls meet the President, what a capital idea!

Overturned cargo ship to be disassembled in St. Simons Sound

Has the invasive snakehead spread to North Carolina waters? Here’s how to identify it

NC car chase leads to officer-involved shooting in SC

Mom, son face animal cruelty charges after 57 dogs seized in NC

  Second man arrested in peeping Tom cases at same house two nights in a row

A neighbor saw a man peeking in her back bedroom window in the middle of the night, then looking back at security video, saw another, different man doing the same the night before.

Chesterfield police find missing 35-year-old woman last seen near home

35-year-old Suzanne Jensen was last seen on October 3rd.

16-year-old girl reported missing in Lincoln Co. found safe

Detectives are looking for a 16-year-old girl who was reported missing in Lincoln County Thursday.

Man shot during confrontation after suspects went into Charlotte apartment

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened at Parkland Commons on Parkland Circle around 10 p.m.

  Union Co. high school student crowned Homecoming King in surprise celebration

Before a staff member could even get Hunter’s full name out, a roar of applause hit the gymnasium, with students all standing up to cheer.

Five former Charlotte Catholic clergy on list of credibly accused abusers

A Catholic society of priests and brothers headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio has released a list of 11 men it believes are credibly accused of sexual abuse. The list includes five men who formerly served in Charlotte.

  Community activist honors man killed in officer-involved shooting

Kass Ottley, a community activist in Charlotte, spent part of her Friday evening honoring the life of a man killed in an officer-involved shooting several years ago.

Missing 82-year-old woman found safe in York Co.

Deputies say an 82-year-old woman who was reported missing after leaving for a restaurant was found safe in York County Friday night.

Person rushed to hospital after north Charlotte shooting

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on Dundeen Street around 6 p.m.

  Former high school assistant principal accused of sex with student is out of jail, records show

According to the Gaston County Sheriff’s Office website, 34-year-old Lisa Rothwell is facing several counts of felony sex with a student.

  Rowan Little League World Champs meet President Trump at White House

The Rowan County All-Stars, Little League Softball World Series Champions, are going to the White House on Friday.

  Charlotte holds first Hispanic Leadership Academy

The city of Charlotte recently graduated its first Hispanic Leadership Academy. 18 people participated in the eight week program.

  Charlotte tow truck driver arrested for assaulting, pepper spraying trucker

This is not the first time David Satterfield has been accused of pepper spraying someone during a towing incident.

Fire extinguished in bathroom at Hopewell High School

School officials say someone apparently ignited something in a bathroom at Hopewell High School Friday.

  Panthers in London means brunch in Charlotte

Panthers play in London early Sunday morning.

  Boil Water Advisory lifted days after major water main break in York Co.

Officials say 125,000 customers were impacted and close to 30 million gallons of water was lost due to a major water main break in Rock Hill Wednesday afternoon.

1 arrested, 2 others sought in Columbus County home invasion

One of a trio of suspects wanted in connection with an armed home invasion in the Bolton community last week has been arrested, according to the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office.

Person shot in northeast Charlotte

The shooting happened around 3 p.m. near a strip mall on Eastway Drive near E. Sugar Creek Road.

Traveling Felony Lane Gang strikes again, this time in NC

A series of car break-ins has police on alert after victims had charges made to their credit cards within minutes of the thefts.

Jacksonville native sets out on spacewalk

A NASA astronaut from the east is suiting up this morning for the second of five planned spacewalks this month.

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa gifts signed jersey for slain Phenix City 12-year-old to be buried in

The family of slain Phenix City 12-year-old John Jones has received a very special gift from University of Alabama football player Tua Tagovailoa.

Missing 16-year-old girl last seen in Henrico’s West End found safe

She has been found.

Former NFL running back DeAngelo Williams paid for more than 500 mammograms in honor of late mother

In honor of his later mother, former NFL professional DeAngelo Williams helped pay for more than 500 mammograms over the past five years.

Person dies in hospital hours after being struck by car in north Charlotte

The crash happened around 6 a.m. near the intersection of Statesville Avenue and Hickory Lane, just south of I-85.

Lufkin parents accused of abusing, not seeking treatment for son with leukemia

Lufkin police have arrested two parents accused in the abuse and neglect of their autistic 9-year-old son who they later learned had leukemia.

Missing 61-year-old man found safe

hesterfield police say a missing 61-year-old man has been found.

Child dies after falling out of a wagon at Children’s of Alabama

An Anniston boy died days after a wagon accident at Children's of Alabama in Birmingham.

  Reported gas leak forces evacuations at UNC Charlotte

UNC Charlotte’s Hickory, Sycamore and Cedar halls were evacuated Friday morning due to a reported gas leak.

66-year-old reported missing after being last seen at N.C. stadium

Robert Duke Miles, Jr. is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment, according to the North Carolina Center for Missing Persons

Student rides horse to school after missing bus in NC

School administrators say the student missed the bus and rode her horse to school instead. In a Facebook post, school officials wrote: "You have to admire her dedication."

N.C. high school teacher catches flak for response to sign encouraging prayer

A Johnston County teacher is in the spotlight for how he responded to a Bible verse a student group posted in the hallway at West Johnston High School.

S.C. native Darius Rucker to headline 2020 CCMF

South Carolina native Darius Rucker will headline the 2020 Carolina Country Music Fest, according to an online posting from festival organizers.

‘Jesus shoes’ with holy water in the soles are selling for $4,000

MSCHF also sourced holy water from the River Jordan, which was blessed by a priest in Brooklyn and added it to the soles of the sneaker.

3 charged for shooting, armed robbery in Charlotte

Police have charged three people in connection with an armed robbery and shooting that happened Wednesday night in Charlotte.

Part of road closed as crews work to repair cut gas line in Huntersville

According to the Huntersville Fire Department, officials have closed the southbound lanes of Old Statesville Road near Hambright Road.

Man critically injured after being hit by pickup truck in Gastonia

According to the Gastonia Police Department, the incident happened near the intersection of Bessemer City Road and North Myrtle School Road at 6:31 a.m.

New device helps prevent infant hot car deaths

The eClip, created by Elepho, Inc. pairs with your smartphone and sends you an alert if you leave the car with your child still in the backseat.

  Residents, businesses forced to deal with boil water advisory in York County

People across York County are still under a boil water advisory because of a massive water main break.

Cyclist dies in Catawba County hit-and-run, search continues for driver

The North Carolina Highway Patrol is looking for a driver who collided head-on with a cyclist in Caldwell County and kept going.

  Police identify woman wanted in 3-year-old NC girl’s abduction

Ahlora Shanti-Sample Lindiment, the 3-year-old girl at the center of an Amber Alert in Greensboro, was found alive Thursday.

  Bedford driver almost hits girl while speeding through front yards to avoid stopped school bus (video)

A Bedford man jumped a curb, sped through front yards and nearly hit a girl--all in order to skip past a stopped school bus.

  CMPD officer leads campaign to help family after mother, children killed in fire

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer spent her free time to help a family of complete strangers after they lost everything - including a mother and two children - in a devastating fire.

Rowan County drug dealers, including murder suspect, sentenced to federal prison

Two Rowan County men were sentenced to prison on October 4, 2019, for unrelated instances of selling narcotics.

N.C. Transportation Museum receives National Park Service grant

The North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources has been awarded a grant by the National Park Service to renovate a 1920s rail car built to comply with Jim Crow laws that is now at the N.C. Transportation Museum in Spencer.

NorthEast Foundation hosts 39th annual Foundation Fashion Night

The NorthEast Foundation, whose mission is to provide philanthropic and community support for Atrium Health Cabarrus, is hosting the 39th Annual Foundation Fashion Night to support healthcare in the community.

Cabarrus Touch-A-Truck puts kids in the driver’s seat

On Saturday, Cabarrus Arena will transform into a playground of machinery. Bring your family to see, touch and safely explore their favorite vehicles and machines while meeting the people who operate them.

  JEEP WATCH 2019: Jeep that gained fame during Hurricane Dorian to appear at Charlotte Motor Speedway

The red Jeep that became an internet meme after it got stuck near the waters of Myrtle Beach during Hurricane Dorian, will appear at Charlotte Motor Speedway this month.

Va. woman will serve no jail time for killing, dumping 6 puppies

An Augusta County woman who admitted shooting and killing a litter of puppies and then dumping them over an embankment just before Christmas last year will serve no time in jail.

Ohio teen in wheelchair scores touchdown with help from his teammates

A teen with Spina Bifida got to score a touchdown Wednesday night with Miamisburg’s eighth-grade football team.

  What does ‘on time’ really mean for CATS?

A vehicle is considered “late” when it arrives five minutes or more after the scheduled time.

  Judge declares mistrial in 2018 fatal shooting near Charlotte greenway

According to the District Attorney’s Office, a mistrial has been declared in the trial of Rodwyn Antonio Taylor, who is charged with the 2018 murder of 19-year-old Psi’keem Walker.

Man arrested, accused of assaulting woman and pouring insecticide down her throat

A 58-year-old man is facing several charges after police say he assaulted a woman and poured insecticide down her throat.

  CMPD: Teens robbed at gunpoint near separate Charlotte high schools, another robbed at bus stop

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a group of people they say robbed two teenagers at gunpoint this week across from their high schools. Reports also show the next day another teenager was robbed while waiting for his sibling at a bus stop in North Charlotte.

  Winthrop University students asked to leave campus, use portable bathrooms due to water main break

The water boil advisory continues as water pressure issues are plauging Winthrop University in Rock Hill due to Wednesday’s massive water main break.

  Drone crashes into, damages Bank of America building in uptown Charlotte

Charlotte police are looking to identify the person who was operating a drone that crashed into and damaged a Bank of America building in uptown Charlotte Wednesday evening.

  NCDOT reviewing requests for additional time to complete I-77 toll lane project

North Carolina Department of Transportation officials say they are currently reviewing requests for additional time to complete the $647 million toll lane project on Interstate 77.

KNOW HIM? Sunset Beach police seek to ID person of interest after white nationalist stickers left throughout town

Detectives with the Sunset Beach Police Department are hoping the public can help identify a person of interest in a string of vandalism incidents in the town.

SC man catches massive gator in Santee lake

The reptile weighed more than 1,000 pounds!