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Man charged with robbing illegal poker hall allegedly run by elderly NC women

Man charged with robbing illegal poker hall allegedly run by elderly NC women

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A Gastonia man has reportedly been charged in that bizarre robbery of an illegal poker parlor in Cherryville...


Panthers deal gave Charlotte free stadium dates. But the city isnt taking advantage.

Panthers deal gave Charlotte free stadium dates. But the city isnt taking advantage.

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In exchange for using taxpayer money to renovate Bank of America Stadium, the Carolina Panthers are...


Furniture Market attendance declines at spring show

Furniture Market attendance declines at spring show

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High Point Market officials said this week that total number of attendees for the spring 2017 trade...


Tega Cay sex assault suspect found in Kansas extradited to York County

Tega Cay sex assault suspect found in Kansas extradited to York County

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A Fort Mill man accused of a sex crime against a teen and caught by police in Kansas in March is in...


Indian Land could get 335 more jobs due to expansion of home decor distributor

Indian Land could get 335 more jobs due to expansion of home decor distributor

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Fort Mill-based home decor distributor Unique Loom plans to expand to Indian Land, creating 245 new...


Man who claimed racial bias is no-show in court

Man who claimed racial bias is no-show in court

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A man, who claimed he was a target of racial bias by a black officer during an event at Rock Hill’s...


Second driver charged in deadly Monroe Road crash that killed 71-year-old woman

Second driver charged in deadly Monroe Road crash that killed 71-year-old woman

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A second driver has been charged in a four-vehicle crash that left one woman dead in southeast Charlotte...


Despite fractured vertebra Almirola walks red carpet

Despite fractured vertebra Almirola walks red carpet

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NASCAR driver Aric Almirola was determined to keep his promise to Devin on Wednesday by walking him...


2nd driver charged in 4-car fatal wreck on Monroe Road

2nd driver charged in 4-car fatal wreck on Monroe Road

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Police on Wednesday said further investigation led them to charge a second driver in a four-car wreck...


Store owner accused of peddling highly addictive opioid pain pills

Store owner accused of peddling highly addictive opioid pain pills

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The owner of a discount store in Lincoln County is accused of peddling highly addictive opioid pain...


Charlotte lottery winner to splurge on a trip to Charleston

Charlotte lottery winner to splurge on a trip to Charleston

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A Charlotte lottery winner plans to splurge on a trip to Charleston. Reginald Caldwell looks forward...


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NC governor on I-77 tolls, voter ID, schools

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Gov. Roy Cooper came to Charlotte on Wednesday to do what every elected official enjoys most: Ribbon-cutting...


Atlas Copco uses some of its own machines to build new $25M construction equipment headquarters

Atlas Copco uses some of its own machines to build new $25M construction equipment headquarters

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Atlas Copco added a twist to the construction of its new $25 million building in Rock Hill. It used...


Child of immigrants excels in math

Child of immigrants excels in math

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In seventh grade, Victor Guevara's math scores on the SAT were better than the average college-bound...


Raising a gifted black boy requires \'fierce advocacy\'

Raising a gifted black boy requires 'fierce advocacy'

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Colette Forrest works with her fourth-grade son, Bobby Forrest, at the Beatties Ford Library. She started...


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