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4 hrs ago | WBTV
It is bringing with it a chance for severe weather. This system has already produced severe thunderstorms in Avery, Watauga and Ashe Counties.
5 hrs ago | WRAL.com
"We're going to be keeping an eye on these storms and the potential for them to roll into our area and maybe some outflow boundaries ahead of those storms developing this evening," WRAL meteorologist Aimee Wilmoth said.
A Mecklenburg County court official said he's heard about every excuse imaginable for people who skip jury duty, but the county said failing to answer the call may land those people in a courtroom anyway.
Burglaries: decreased overall by 12.1 percent, from 3082 to 2708. Residential burglary decreased by 15.8 percent, from 2453 to 2066.
Christopher Montreal Phillips, an inmate at Neuse Correctional Institution, has been charged with one count of murder in connection with the death of Terry Houser, 58, of Mecklenburg County.
Four local Boy Scouts sat in for the July 17 meeting as part of their communications project.
This "flyover" bridge, carrying traffic from northbound Johnston Road to the inner loop of Interstate 485, opens to traffic Friday morning.
The move of the $7.7 billion company to Charlotte also will include "all or part" of facilities in Saddle Brook, N.J., Danbury, Conn.; Racine, Wis.; and Duncan and Greenville, S.C., according to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's office.
Police in Charlotte, N.C., have arrested a suspect being sought in the June 29 stabbing death of Eboni Domally , whose body was found in her Southeast Washington house that was occupied by her three young children, according to D.C. law enforcement authorities.
The measure, House Bill 1224, would make it easier for most counties in the state to raise sales taxes.
Aditya Narra, right, president of Spectra Group, speaks with NC Gov Pat McCrory after the announcement of the creation of 250 jobs in Charlotte Tuesday afternoon at the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce in Charlotte.
A Charlotte-area doctor has been suspended from a local hospital after he was arrested and accused of indecent exposure.
After Eyewitness News uncovered the personal, sensitive information of students can end up in the hands of anyone who asks for it, University of North Carolina at Charlotte announced it has now changed its policies.
Four hundred jobs are coming to North Carolina thanks to incentives approved Tuesday by the North Carolina Department of Commerce for companies coming to Granville and Mecklenburg counties.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 07:24 pm
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