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Heres why this Indiana man drove his tiny house to Charlotte Motor Speedway

Heres why this Indiana man drove his tiny house to Charlotte Motor Speedway

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Brandon Adomatis has drawn quite the crowd since driving his one-ton Chevy truck into Charlotte Motor...


Driver sought after child struck in north Charlotte hit-and-run

Driver sought after child struck in north Charlotte hit-and-run

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A child was injured in a hit-and-run in north Charlotte Friday night, according to officials. The crash...


Mecklenburg inspectors havent checked 350 swimming pools, including last years worst offenders

Mecklenburg inspectors havent checked 350 swimming pools, including last years worst offenders

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More than 350 public pools in Mecklenburg County can welcome swimmers Memorial Day weekend despite not...


Gaston County woman says co-worker stole nude photos off her cell phone

Gaston County woman says co-worker stole nude photos off her cell phone

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A Gaston County woman has accused a co-worker of stealing nude photos off her cell phone that were intended...


York Co. deputies laud Gabby the dog for finding missing Charlotte Uber drivers body

York Co. deputies laud Gabby the dog for finding missing Charlotte Uber drivers body

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The call came in to the York County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit Thursday afternoon and the deputies...


Man who staged Charlotte girlfriends death as accident is convicted of her murder

Man who staged Charlotte girlfriends death as accident is convicted of her murder

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After police said Karlos Holmes killed his fiancee in 2013, he put her body in a bathtub, filled it...


2017 Charlotte Observer All-Star Scholars

2017 Charlotte Observer All-Star Scholars

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The All-Star Scholars program, now in its 61st year, recognizes students from across the Charlotte region...


A young alligator was forced to drink beer and SC officials are filing charges

A young alligator was forced to drink beer and SC officials are filing charges

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Photos posted on social media of a young alligator being forced to drink beer have prompted an investigation...


2 charged with murder in killing of Charlotte Uber driver

2 charged with murder in killing of Charlotte Uber driver

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Police have issued warrants charging two men with murder in the kidnapping and death of Charlotte Uber...


Niece of Korean War veteran speaks about his upcoming burial

Niece of Korean War veteran speaks about his upcoming burial

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Robin Croswhite's uncle, Thomas Stagg, was a Korean War veteran whose remains will be buried Memorial...


Report: Bechtel, Fluor will bid to take over construction of Vogtle nuclear project

Report: Bechtel, Fluor will bid to take over construction of Vogtle nuclear project

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Bechtel Corp. and Fluor Corp. are considering bids to take over construction of Southern Co.’s...


Charlotte Angel Fund invests in another Durham tech company

Charlotte Angel Fund invests in another Durham tech company

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Charlotte Angel Fund, a local early-stage investment group, is investing $100,000 in InHerSight, a Durham-based...


These high school seniors earned Charlotte Observer scholarships

These high school seniors earned Charlotte Observer scholarships

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Ten high school seniors who excelled from the classroom to the community have been awarded $1,000 scholarships...


Lost for 66 years, his family will bring Uncle Tommy home this Memorial Day

Lost for 66 years, his family will bring Uncle Tommy home this Memorial Day

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Pfc. Thomas Stagg died on a cold November day in North Korea, mowed down in 1950 by a Chinese ambush...


Business Leader Spotlight: Eric Fairbanks of Hungry Howie’s

Business Leader Spotlight: Eric Fairbanks of Hungry Howie’s

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Fresh out of college, Eric Fairbanks jumped at the opportunity in 2005 of trying to turn around a struggling...


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