Charlotte Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. T.H.U.G. marches to Kerrick courtroom motionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WBTV

    More than a dozen people gathered near the courthouse before the hearing started for Randall Kerrick, a former police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man in 2013. Kerrick did not attend the hearing.

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  2. Judge denies motion for venue change in Kerrick trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WBTV

    Attorneys for a Charlotte police officer accused of shooting and killing an unarmed man in 2013 are asking a judge to throw the case out, claiming evidence was destroyed. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Randall Kerrick is accused of shooting Jonathan Ferrell ten times during an incident in Sept.

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  3. BofA shareholders, CEO meet in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WBTV

    Investors from around the country will be in Charlotte on Wednesday for Bank of America's annual shareholder's meeting. The meeting is the one time each year when shareholders can directly talk to the lender's chief executive, CEO Brian Moynihan.

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  4. Developer offering $4.1 million to buy city-owned land near uptown CharlotteRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | WBTV

    A mixed-use and multifamily developer has made a $4.1 million offer to buy a parcel of city-owned land at South Boulevard and Interstate 277 just outside uptown Charlotte, city officials said Tuesday, the latest in a string of sales setting up a cascade of development. The 2-acre parcel behind the Summit-Grandview apartments is one of a half-dozen leftover sites created by the construction of I-277.

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  5. Charges pending against driver in east Charlotte crashRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | WBTV

    The accident happened on Hickory Grove Road near WT Harris Boulevard. Police say the driver of that car took the curve too fast, at 70 to 80 miles an hour.

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  6. Charlotte airport kicks off major new round of construction projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WBTV

    Officials wrapped up an eight-year, $1.5 billion round of construction projects at Charlotte's airport Monday and promptly kicked off a 10-year, $2.5 billion program that will change the roadway passengers use, the terminal and the airfield itself. The new construction, starting with work on the airport's new, eight-lane road in front of the terminal this summer, will cause disruptions for passengers, officials said.

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  7. Justice Department launches review of secret cellphone surveillanceRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | WBTV

    The U.S. Department of Justice said Monday it is reviewing how law enforcement agencies conduct secret surveillance of cellphones. In a written statement, DOJ spokesman Patrick Rodenbush said officials are examining policies to ensure they "reflect the department's continuing commitment to conducting its vital missions while according appropriate respect for privacy and civil liberties."

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  8. Police not expecting big protests at Bank of America, Duke Energy eventsRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | WBTV

    Police aren't expecting big protests at annual shareholder meetings this week for two major Charlotte companies: Bank of America and Duke Energy. Unlike years past, the meetings are not being designated "extraordinary events," a step that bans people from bringing a range of items into a certain area, such as hammers, fireworks and other things that can be used as weapons.

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  9. Child on bike hit, critically injured by truck in east CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WBTV

    A child riding a bicycle was hit by a large truck, officials say. The accident happened on Central Avenue at Wembley Drive in east Charlotte around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

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  10. 'Soulmates' brought together by new procedure to help paralyzed people walkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WBTV

    It began January 18 in northwest Charlotte on the Brookshire Boulevard. Twenty-two-year-old Jesi Stracham, who lives in Iron Station, was on the back of a street bike with a friend.

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  11. Round of golf in 1974: Gerald Ford, Billy Graham, endangered children, $40 hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | WBTV

    It happened in 1974, less than three months before Ford - then the vice president - would ascend to the U.S. presidency after Richard Nixon resigned in disgrace because of the Watergate scandal. Quail Hollow Club - which will host the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship May 14-17 this year - hosted the Kemper Open back then.

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  12. One person taken to hospital after West Charlotte shootingRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | WBTV

    Police say two people were arguing at a home when the situation escalated and one shot the other in the back. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a great meal that will feed up to five.

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  13. At tournament time, Wells Fargo hones its pitch to businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | WBTV

    During the nationwide broadcast of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament next week, the event's namesake bank is hoping you won't change the channel for the commercial breaks. That's because the San Francisco-based lender will debut its first TV commercial targeting companies with $20 million or more in annual revenue on May 14 during the telecast.

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  14. Railroad crossing arms lifted, south Charlotte road reopenedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | WBTV

    Malfunctioning railroad crossing arms closed down a south Charlotte road on Friday morning. The arms were lifted and the road was reopened just after 8 a.m. The crossing arms were stuck in a down position on Archdale Drive at South Boulevard, near Old Pineville Road.

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  15. Overturned tractor-trailer closes I-485 outer loop at Steele Creek RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WBTV

    An overturned tractor trailer closed Interstate 485 outer in southwest Charlotte on Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. on I-485 outer at Steele Creek Road.

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  16. Alleged gang leader accused in plot to kill couple appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WBTV

    The alleged ring leader of a gang, accused of plotting a Lake Wylie couple's murder from behind bars, is scheduled to face a judge in federal court in Charlotte Wednesday morning. United Blood Nation member Jamell Cureton has an arraignment but he's trying to get the charges dropped.

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  17. Robert Lahser | The Charlotte Observer 2013 File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WBTV

    Is there any better place to see the change in American food than a farmers market on a Saturday morning? They aren't just a few boxes of produce on the back of a pickup truck anymore. You can buy vegetables with the dirt still clinging to their roots, and put your money right into the hand of the person who planted, watered, weeded and picked them.

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  18. Wells Fargo to keep growing in Charlotte, new executive saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WBTV

    Wells Fargo is expected to continue growing in Charlotte, which is "a wonderful market" for the San Francisco lender, its new Eastern U.S. community banking head said Tuesday. "I see it as a growing city.

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  19. CMPD: Woman, man die after he set fire to home with family inside; kids escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WBTV

    Authorities have released four 911 calls made Tuesday morning from an east Charlotte domestic violence situation that ended in the death of two people. According to police, 39-year-old Halim Stovall died at the hospital after he set a deadly fire at a home along the 12000-block of Harpley Court, near Harrisburg Road.

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  20. CMPD: Man dies after setting deadly house fire with woman, two daughters insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WBTV

    A man has died from injuries after police say he set a woman's house on fire in east Charlotte early Tuesday morning. The woman died inside the house, her two daughters were able to escape.

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