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They went to rob an NC teen. One of the young robbers was killed instead, police say.

They went to rob an NC teen. One of the young robbers was killed instead, police say.

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A teen involved in what officials called a thwarted robbery attempt was shot and killed in Catawba County...


Why one elusive word matters so much to the CMS board, taxpayers and 147,000 students

Why one elusive word matters so much to the CMS board, taxpayers and 147,000 students

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Does a brilliant teen at Harding High have the same shot at a top college as a counterpart at Providence?...


Armed men threaten University Crossings’ resident, continuing streak of crimes near and on campus - During a week of crime near and on UNC Charlotte\'s campus, robbers break down locked door and threaten apartment\'s resident at gun point

Armed men threaten University Crossings’ resident, continuing streak of crimes near and on campus - During a week of crime near and on UNC Charlotte's campus, robbers break down locked door and threaten apartment's resident at gun point

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Two men broke down a locked door at University Crossings and threatened the resident with a firearm...


More railroad crossing closures in Charlotte means more headaches for drivers

More railroad crossing closures in Charlotte means more headaches for drivers

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Some drivers in the Sharon Amity area are frustrated because they were surprised to see the road closed...


Group works to reduce drug use among Latinos

Group works to reduce drug use among Latinos

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CHARLOTTE – The Alianza Latino Drug Free Coalition earned national recognition recently for its...


Video shows Silent Sam being bashed, raises questions about its safety

Video shows Silent Sam being bashed, raises questions about its safety

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A man shimmies up the Silent Sam Confederate statue, pulls a hammer out of a backpack and proceeds to...


Train crash lawsuit alleges gross negligence by CSX in fatal SC derailment

Train crash lawsuit alleges gross negligence by CSX in fatal SC derailment

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An Amtrak passenger has filed one of the first lawsuits against CSX in the wake of Sunday’s fatal...


Police say man shown in photo fondled woman near UNCC

Police say man shown in photo fondled woman near UNCC

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Police on Friday released photos of a man suspected of forcibly fondling a woman at an apartment complex...


Why a driver flipped off NASCARs Jeff Gordon on his way to the Daytona races

Why a driver flipped off NASCARs Jeff Gordon on his way to the Daytona races

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Former NASCAR Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon apologized on Friday after cutting off a driver and getting...


How Charlotte companies closed out a volatile week in stocks

How Charlotte companies closed out a volatile week in stocks

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Stock prices continued along a rollercoaster ride Friday as the market experiences a long-overdue correction...


Tree falls on Queens Road West, expected to block traffic Friday evening

Tree falls on Queens Road West, expected to block traffic Friday evening

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A large street tree fell at the corner of Queens Road West and Norton Road, city officials said Friday...


Justin Timberlake again surprises teen from NC who took famous Super Bowl selfie

Justin Timberlake again surprises teen from NC who took famous Super Bowl selfie

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The 13-year-old North Carolina native who took a now famous Super Bowl selfie with Justin Timberlake...


Watch out for your Tinder date. Romance scams go up around V-Day, Charlotte FBI says

Watch out for your Tinder date. Romance scams go up around V-Day, Charlotte FBI says

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With Valentine’s Day approaching next week, the FBI is warning Charlotteans about possible online...


Furious Carolinians criticize FCC over medias use of s--thole in Trump coverage

Furious Carolinians criticize FCC over medias use of s--thole in Trump coverage

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When major networks began openly using the word “shithole” while covering alleged comments...


SC retirement community \'vigilantes\' threaten accused vandal

SC retirement community 'vigilantes' threaten accused vandal

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An anonymous “vigilante” group has sent written threats to an Indian Land man who was charged...


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