Leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus met with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, calling the sit-down a “positive” first step toward finding common ground.
Black lawmakers meet with Trump about infrastructure, reducing crime
Federal jury will get to see video in Walter Scott killing
Lawyers for defendant Michael Slager had argued in court that jurors should not be allowed to view a video of the ex-cop shooting Scott in the back as Scott fled a traffic stop in North Charleston.
Military wins big in Trump’s first budget; domestic spending, foreign aid lose
The Environmental Protection Agency and State Department stand out as targets for the biggest spending reductions.
CMPD: Male shot dead in apparent S. Charlotte robbery
Police got a call at 4:44 a.m. about a robbery in the 6600 block of Fishers Farm Lane, just north of Interstate 485.
1 dead after shooting in northwest Charlotte
The shooting was reported Tuesday at LaSalle Street and Beatties Ford Road.
Police turn to cellphones to unravel mystery surrounding uptown shootout during CIAA
Police are hoping that a series of abandoned mobile devices can help them determine who fired shots in uptown Charlotte as the annual tournament was wrapping up.
Video poses new questions about 2014 Ferguson police shooting
Video footage unearthed by a documentary filmmaker raises questions about whether Michael Brown actually did rob a convenience store minutes before he was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer.
Poll: Americans oppose bathroom laws limiting transgender rights
The issue of transgender bathroom rights has become the latest flashpoint in the battle over lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
CMPD chief talks at scene of police shooting
Chief Kerr Putney, speaking with reporters Wednesday in north Charlotte, describes what led to an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead.
CMPD officer kills man holding hunting rifle in north Charlotte
The incident began midday Wednesday when Charlotte-Mecklenburg police got a call about a person who was threatening to commit suicide.