The former Charlotte mayor, who served time in federal prison on public corruption charges, will host a talk show on Radio One’s Old School 105.3 FM, starting April 15.
Patrick Cannon returns to Charlotte radio with Saturday morning talk show
Family makes $11,000 by giving up their plane seats
Laura Begley Bloom and her family, trying to get to Florida to start a vacation, were paid $11,000 in gift cards by Delta Airlines for giving up their seats. The story comes days after a United passenger was dragged from a plan after he refused to relinquish his seat on an overbooked flight.
Chris Jackson named to lead Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
Organization selects insider after a national search to replace retiring president and CEO Michael Elder.
Police charge 26-year-old man with stabbing his mother to death
Police have not said what led to the killing, reported Monday morning in northeast Charlotte.
Women Entrepreneurs: 5 steps to achieving more work-life balance
Starting and running a business is a massive undertaking. Entrepreneurial-minded women should set parameters to keep their work and personal lives in harmony.
Dylann Roof pleads guilty in state court to Charleston church shootings
The 23-year-old white supremacist, already sentenced to die on a federal conviction, received nine consecutive life terms without possibility of parole and three consecutive 30-year prison terms.
Police: Female fatally stabbed in northeast Charlotte
A male was being questioned by police in connection with the killing — Charlotte’s 28th homicide since the year began.
CMPD officer arrested on domestic violence charges
CMPD identified the officer as Kevin Marin, 25, who was hired by the department in 2015. The victim was identified as Martin’s girlfriend.
Murder suspect arrested in Greensboro, returned to Charlotte
The suspect, Leroy Anthony Cooper III, 41, was being held in Mecklenburg jail on charges of first-degree murder and driving while impaired.
Police: Woman found dead in Charlotte home was homicide victim
Police said the 32-year-old woman and the person suspected of killing her were in a relationship.
Charlotte teen is city’s latest homicide victim
Kevin Ruben Marquez, 19, died Wednesday after he was shot in southeast Charlotte.
Church forum to discuss racial disparities in CMS discipline numbers
The Rev. Henry Williams, senior pastor at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, said he hopes the event will center on answers and solutions, not pointing fingers.
Dylann Roof to plead guilty in state court to 2015 church massacre
The avowed white supremacist has already been sentenced to death in federal court for killing nine black worshipers at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
Sessions: Ferguson emblem of ‘tense relationship’ between cops and minority communities
Ferguson, Missouri, has become “an emblem of the tense relationship” between law enforcement and minority communities, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said during a March 31, 2017 visit to St. Louis.
11-year-old girl found safe in D.C. after grandparents killed in Charlotte home
CMPD said the girl’s uncle, 36-year-old Curtis Atkinson Jr., will be charged with two counts of murder in the death of his parents, who were also the child’s grandparents.