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  1. Education 30 mins ago 6:03 p.m.W. Charlotte afterschool program closingRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    When the final school bell rings each day at Thomasboro Academy, a K-8 school located in west Charlotte, more than 80 children make their way to an afterschool program. The program provides tutoring and help with homework, fun activities, healthy snacks, dinner and free door-to-door transportation home at 6 p.m. "I work, my wife works-- it's very helpful because of the hours.

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  2. Fatal officer-involved shooting shuts down Albemarle Road Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Police say an armed suspect was involved in the incident, which happened outside Pizza Hut in the 6200 block of Albemarle Road around 1:45 Thursday afternoon. According to CMPD, one person died in the officer-involved shooting and all officers are 'okay'.

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  3. S. Charlotte neighborhood target of break-ins Read Story Ashley DaleyRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Police are warning neighbors in one south Charlotte neighborhood to be vigilant after nine cars were broken into over the weekend. Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's South Division say all of the car break-ins happened within a three-mile radius of the corner of Quail Hollow and Carmel Roads.

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  4. Series of armed robberies in Charlotte, suspects at large Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for a series of armed robberies from businesses in the greater Charlotte area. The first two robberies took place last Tuesday, within 30 minutes of one another.

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  5. Traffic 4 mins ago 8:05 a.m.Pedestrian struck and killed by a car in north CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have confirmed that one pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in north Charlotte early Monday morning.

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  6. Traffic 14 mins ago 5:51 a.m.Charlotte area flood warning makes for messy commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte has been issued an area flood warning in Mecklenburg County until 8:15 a.m. Monday morning and until 9:45 a.m. in Cabarrus County. Heavy rain and strong winds have caused problems all over the Charlotte area overnight on Sunday.

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  7. Crime 40 mins ago 5:26 a.m.3 armed robberies at fast food restaurants; CMPD investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating three robberies that took place at fast food restaurants in the Charlotte area on Sunday night. A Burger King, Jack in the Box and a Cook Out were all robbed within two hours of one another.

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  8. Crime 14 mins ago 7:47 a.m.CMPD: Speed, alcohol suspected in southeast Charlotte wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, a vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed on southbound Johnston Road around 2 a.m. when it slammed into the rear end of another car at the intersection of Johnston and Ballantyne Crossing Avenue. The driver of the first vehicle was taken to CMPC with critical injuries, according to CMPD.

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  9. Crime 13 mins ago 4:49 a.m.Man charged with DWI after crashing into CMPD cruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Police in southwest Charlotte charged a man with DWI after he allegedly ran a red light and slammed into a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police cruiser early Friday. According to CMPD, officer John Griffin was traveling west on Tyvola Road a little after midnight when he reached the intersection of Old Pineville Road.

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  10. Food 41 mins ago 7:33 p.m.Restaurant week kicks off FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    It's that time again! The Winter 2017 edition of the semi-annual Queen's Feast -- also know as Charlotte Restaurant Week -- begins Friday, January 19 and runs through January 29. Queen's Feast features more than 100 restaurants-- including more than a dozen first-timers-- in the Charlotte area who each offer prix fixed menus of three courses or more at dinner for $30 or $35 per person. The July promotion includes restaurants in eight counties across the metro area -- Mecklenburg, Gaston, Lincoln, Catawba, Iredell, Cabarrus, Union, York and now Rowan Counties.

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  11. Plaza-Midwood 13 mins ago 11:13 p.m.Apparent heroin found in Harris Teeter parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are looking into what appears to be heroin found in the parking lot of a busy grocery store. One neighbor said he made the find outside a Harris Teeter in Plaza Midwood.

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  12. Crime 14 mins ago 8:51 a.m.Man shot in the leg in west CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    According to CMPD, officers responded to a reported shooting in the 4600 block of Wildwood Avenue around 8:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

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  13. Crime 5 mins ago 4:31 a.m.CMPD: Alleged carjacking leads to pursuit in northeast CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police is investigating after an alleged carjacking led officers on a pursuit in northeast Charlotte early Wednesday morning. According to CMPD, a man told CMPD that his car was stolen in the 1400 block of Tom Hunter Road near the Economy Inn.

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  14. Crime 1 mins ago 6:55 a.m.Man shot inside west Charlotte homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, officers responded to a reported shooting on Katonah Avenue in west Charlotte a little after 6 a.m. When police arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound in the arm.

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  15. 13 MLK Day Celebrations and Observances in Charlotte Read Story Jody Mace, Charlotte on the CheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at one of these events around Charlotte between Saturday, January 14th, 2017, and Tuesday, January 17th. Most are free to attend. 1 comment

  16. Congresswoman Adams to hold Town Hall to discuss ACA Read StoryRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Congresswoman Alma Adams will be meeting with Charlotteans Sunday night to hear their thoughts and concerns on the Affordable Care Act, just two days after the U.S. House took the first step in repealing the ACA. Representative-elect Alma Adams, Democrat of North Carolina, and the 100th woman in the 113th Congress.

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  17. Crime 28 mins ago 4:36 p.m.Chief Putney reacts to rising homicide rateRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney says police could not have stopped the majority of the six homicides that have occurred in Charlotte just since the beginning of the year. "There are a lot of people who are willing to resort to gun violence to handle minor disputes and that is a struggle for us," said Putney.

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  18. Crews responding to east Charlotte fire Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Firefighters in east Charlotte are working to battle a fire that ripped through an east Charlotte apartment complex early Tuesday. According to Charlotte Fire Department, firefighters were dispatched to a structure fire near Park Creek Apartments in the 3500 block of Perth Court a little before 5:30.

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  19. Best places to sled in Charlotte Read Story Jody Mace, Charlotte on the CheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Once Mother Nature drops enough snow to cover the tippy tops of the grass blades, it's time to drag the sleds to these tried-and-true hills around Charlotte. Cordelia Park : Located on North Davidson in the Optimist Park neighborhood near NoDa, it's the gold standard in urban sledding long, steep hills and a lovely view of the Charlotte skyline.

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  20. Severe-Weather 25 mins ago 3:30 p.m.Most roadways clear-- for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Cars that had been left out overnight took some work to clean off the ice that formed from rain and drizzle. "It was bad.

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