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Two people hurt in Northwest Charlotte apartment complex shooting

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are looking for a shooter or shooters who shot into four cars and two apartments, hitting two people in Northwest Charlotte late Saturday night.

  Police investigating man’s shooting death in Rowan County

  This Gastonia principal will gift a donated book to each student on their birthday this year

  Headaches for some Panthers fans as new ticket policy rolls out for first preseason home game

  Meck Co. Sheriff, NC House Speaker respond after ICE arrests fugitive on rape charges after prior release

Carvana eyes old Philip Morris site for $35 million facility and hundreds of jobs

  Man mowing lawns in every U.S. state gets help from CMPD

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  Gunshots fired into homes in east Charlotte have neighbors concerned for their safety

ICE arrests fugitive on rape charges in NC after prior release in Mecklenburg County

Wreck causes 10-mile backup on I-85 in Rowan County

  Toxic algae found in popular Charlotte park pond

  'A living legacy’: Charlotte woman celebrates 115th birthday

  Carolina Panthers COO describes David Tepper’s vision for new practice site in Rock Hill

  Mooresville race fans relieved that Dale Earnhardt Jr., family survived crash

Many race fans want to send Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family their well-wishes.

  Person shot in hip during fight in uptown Charlotte

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened near the intersection of 4th Street and College Street around 7 p.m.

  NASCAR world reacts after Dale Earnhardt Jr., family survive plane crash in Tenn.

The NASCAR world is publicly expressing their relief after legendary driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., along with his wife, daughter and two pilots, survived a plane crash Thursday afternoon.

’He made a choice that made our lives a miserable mess’: Man pleads guilty to 2018 motel shooting

Demarco Crawford accepted a plea deal to enter a guilty plea for second degree murder charges in the case of 25-year-old Justin Fuller.

  Lawsuit filed against Kia of Gastonia after WBTV Investigation

Man accused of pepper spraying clerks, cook at Waffle House, pet store in SC

Now-former school employee accused of sending nude pics to student, attempted indecent liberties

  Little League Softball World Series: Rowan’s girls of summer are once again World Champions

  Charlotte man says he used words to help stop man from running from police

  Ballantyne residents meet with Charlotte Fire, Piedmont Natural Gas to talk about July explosion

  Man shot, killed at apartment complex in southeast Charlotte

The shooting happened just after 5 p.m. at an apartment complex on Calibre Crossing Drive, off of Causeway Drive just off Independence Boulevard.

Panthers’ Cox cited for speeding, marijuana after camp ends

North Carolina Highway Patrol cited Panthers defensive end Bryan Cox Jr. for speeding, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia on the final day of the team's training camp

  Rock Hill dog in quarantine after biting 5-year-old boy

A 5-year-old from Rock Hill is recovering after a dog bit him in the face Monday night.

  Sandy Hook parent wants gun violence considered a public health crisis

More than 250 mass shootings have happened in America so far this year. That number is causing some to believe that gun violence should be considered a public health crisis.

  Pilot dies after small plane crashes in NC

A pilot has passed away after a small plane crashed in Watauga County Wednesday morning, according to officials.

  DA: Officer who fatally shot man at Charlotte Burger King will not be charged

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Wende Kerl will not be charged in the death of 27-year-old Danquirs Franklin, who was fatally shot in a Burger King parking lot March 25.

  CMS leaders respond after receiving racist messages, emails

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools leaders responded after some school officials received racist and threatening messages and emails this week.

Person seriously injured in reported stabbing in Matthews

The incident happened after 3 p.m. on Woodway Hills Drive, which is off of E. Independence Boulevard.

  One injured in officer-involved shooting near Gastonia restaurant

According to Gaston Communications, the incident happened at the Buffalo Wild Wings off Cox Road in Gastonia.

15-year-old charged with rape in two home break-in cases

A teenager has been charged in connection with two sexual assault cases that CMPD said could potentially be related to two other incidents.

  Storms cause heavy damage in Alexander County

Severe thunderstorms caused heavy damage to property in Alexander County Tuesday afternoon.

  20-year-old Monroe man donates school supplies directly to families in need

He says he was inspired to do something to help kids, after seeing news stories about children separated from their parents at the Mexico border.

  Earnest Winston sworn in as superintendent, CMS Board approves price increase for school lunches at meeting

The swearing-in ceremony happened at the CMS Board of Education meeting.

  Cowboys called to corral bulls on the loose in NC

In order to get the bulls safely out of the street, residents called in some cowboys from Statesville.

  Mecklenburg County Commissioner alerting FBI of racist letter sent to local leaders

During last week’s Board of Commissioners meeting, commissioner Vilma Leake chose to read the letter, which she plans to turn over to the FBI.

  Algae bloom found in pond at Cornelius park

Officials say they found an algae bloom in a pond at a Cornelius park on Aug. 8.

  Truck drivers lose licenses after driving school ‘lost’ their records

The road portion of the test records were supposed to be kept by Carolina Truck Driving School but employees there couldn’t produce them during a NCDMV audit.

Bank of America moves into new tower, the latest milestone in uptown corridor growth

Bank of America employees started moving into the building this week. Flanked by cranes and construction sites, the 33-story tower is a milestone in a changing Stonewall Street corridor.

Juvenile charged after West Iredell High School shooting threat

A 14-year-old is charged by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office after threats of gun violence at school.

  CMPD: Woman killed was 24 weeks pregnant, search continues for suspected killer

A man accused of killing a pregnant woman then abducting two children is still being sought on multiple charges.

  Suspect chased down, struck by customer’s vehicle after armed robbery

Andrew Michael Davis, 22, robbed a Shop and Save #3 Convenience Store in Morganton before being chased and hit by a customers vehicle.

  3 dead, 1 injured in shooting at apartment complex in Hickory

According to officials, the incident happened on 17th Avenue NE near the intersection with 3rd Street Drive NE around 9 p.m.

  Charlotte woman prepares to donate liver to older sister

The two have been side-by-side through life, especially the last 20 years, during the older sister’s battle with a progressive auto-immune deficiency.

Woman charged after firing shots at police during hours-long standoff in Gaston Co.

According to the Gaston County Police Department, the incident happened on Mayberry Road.

  Daughter of Alexander County triple murder victim speaks

Investigators have been following every lead, trying to find the body of Maria Calderon.

  Dirt bike rider killed in west Charlotte accident

An accident on West Boulevard Sunday evening left a driver dead and all lanes along the roadway closed.

Mecklenburg County has one remaining slave dwelling. Here’s how it will be preserved.

The building will soon be saved and preserved thanks to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission.

  Charlotte airport employee killed while driving a luggage vehicle, officials say

An employee at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport was killed in an accident Sunday night, according to airport officials.

  String of home break-ins and sexual assaults may be connected, police say

Charlotte police are investigating a string of sexual assaults and home break-ins they say may be connected.

  With new second-in-command, Charlotte Diocese hopes to increase transparency surrounding sex abuse allegations

The new second-in-command of the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte outlined a plan to reporters Monday morning to increase transparency surrounding how the local church handles cases in which priests and other clergy are accused of sex abuse.

  Reports of blue-green algae in Charlotte area ponds

According to the North Carolina Department of Environment Quality, one neighborhood pond in Mooresville tested positive for the algae. Officials with the Mecklenburg-County environmental department also said a pond in Mecklenburg county was positive for the algae.

  Autopsy: Rowan Co. teen killed, dismembered died from blunt force injuries to head

A Rowan County teenager who was found killed, dismembered and buried in May died from blunt force injuries to the head, according to the official autopsy.

N.C. toddler who was subject of Amber Alert found safe

A 1-year-old boy who went missing after the vehicle he was in was stolen from a parking lot in High Point has been located and is safe, according to the High Point Police Department.

  One-year-old baby run over and killed by relative moving a vehicle in Gaston County

A one-year-old child was run over by a car in Gaston County on Sunday morning at around 9:00 a.m.

  Charlotte reaches 70 homicides in 2019, Charlotte mayor speaks about ways to end the violence

Charlotte homicide numbers increase, Charlotte mayor speaks out against the violence.

  Local Polynesians make a stand for Mauna Kea

The Charlotte Ohana put on a demonstration filled with dance, prayer and song to raise awareness about the Mauna Kea protests in Hawaii.

No paper tickets? Why the Panthers will make you use your phone to get into games

Fan experience, or weariness? That’s the balance the Carolina Panthers must strike as they embark on another new venture under owner David Tepper:Mobile ticketing.

  Person killed outside apartment in east Charlotte, teen charged

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on Amity Pointe Road around 8:30 p.m.

  New local small business reports theft days before charity event

A new local small business owner is experiencing a major hit, days before participating in a charity event.

  Charlotte father who was laid off gets flooded with job offers

He passed out 50 resumes, and now he is getting support from all across the world.

  Family of slain teen seeking justice through court

Family members were in tears leaving the courtroom, embracing as they walked away.

  Sherrills Ford-Terrell Fire Department operating new tow fish for safer water recovery missions

The Sherills Ford-Terrell Fire Department got a new and improved tow fish to work alongside their ROV, or Remote Operating Vehicle, robot.

  Man charged after ramming deputy’s car, crashing into tow truck in Mt. Pleasant chase

According to the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office, the chase started in Stanly County and ended in Cabarrus County.

  9/11 Memorial Quilt Project on exhibit in Morganton

A special memorial to all the victims of the September 11th attacks has stopped in Morganton to go on display for a couple of days.

  Exclusive: Teacher says active shooter training saved her life in deadly officer-involved shooting after domestic incident

Active shooter training is something a lot of people understandably want right now, but for one Charlotte teacher, the active shooter training she had before, she says is what helped save her life.

Chandler Mountain hemp crop to soon make first harvest

Soon, it will yield its first hemp crop and one of the first since Alabama first outlawed the plant in 1937 and approved applications last March.

Trooper seriously injured in Charlotte crash moved to Atlanta rehab center

On Thursday, Wooten was transported from Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte to Shepherd Rehabilitation Center in Atlanta, the Highway Patrol said.

  Sheriff: Convicted felon speeds through license check, runs from police with child in car

Deputies began following the vehicle but quickly stopped following it for safety reasons when they realized there was a small child - unrestrained - inside.

  School superintendent, college-bound 18-year-old killed in SC crash

Two people are dead after a head-on-crash in Chester County Thursday night.

  Armed customer shoots robbery suspects at Charlotte gas station, 1 dead

At some point, police say that customer, who had a concealed carry permit, felt his life was in danger when he pulled out his gun and shot both suspects.

  Soon, you’ll be able to bring your pets into NC breweries again

For many in the beer business, drawing a crowd can mean drawing out the dogs.

  UNC Charlotte chancellor talks future, past as he approaches retirement

Last week Philip Dubois announced he will retire at the end of next school year, on June 30, 2020. He sat down to talk with WBTV exclusively about his expectations for the future, and some of the highlights and horrific acts he has handled throughout his long career.

  Man shot, killed inside apartment in northeast Charlotte

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on Ventura Way Drive at the Somerset Apartments around 9 p.m.

  16-year-old accused of having weapon of mass destruction, also suspected in series of shootings in Shelby

Authorities found a handgun, AR-15 rifle and a sawed off shotgun. The shotgun qualified as a weapon of mass destruction.

NC revises new health care plan for state workers after pressure from hospitals

Two big providers for the Charlotte area, Atrium Health and Novant Health, said the new deal means they will remain in-network for state employees next year.

  16-year-old charged in fatal shooting of man outside motel in southwest Charlotte

The incident happened on July 24, before 5:30 p.m. on Nations Ford Road, near Farmhurst Drive and I-77.

  ’He would have murdered me and my child.’ Ex-girlfriend of accused SC killer describes years of abuse

The ex-girlfriend of Daunte Johnson is telling her story after she says she survived years of abuse. Most recently Daunte Johnson is accused of killing South Carolina mom Sharee Bradley and her 5-year-old daughter Navaeh Adams earlier this week.

  Mysterious bright objects hovered over Ballantyne, Lake Norman, spooked witnesses

Startled residents reported seeing bright, silent mysterious objects hovering over Ballantyne and Lake Norman on the same recent night.