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Benedict College student found dead in Lancaster County pond

The rising sophomore was last seen early Wednesday when surveillance footage showed him hopping a fence near the place where his body was later found.

Police charge two 15-year-old boys with killing college baseball player

Police said the victim, 21-year old Zachary Joseph Finch, had gone to a location in southwest Charlotte to buy a cellphone from someone he didn’t know.

On Display: Gantt opens 4 new exhibits showcasing African-American art

CEO David Taylor says the Gantt’s newest series is the most exciting yet.

Husband charged with murder nearly two weeks after his wife’s death

Police arrested 35-year-old Alton Ulysses Morton Jr. on Wednesday after authorities concluded that his wife had been murdered.

Trump says let Obamacare fail, he won’t ‘own it’ 

President Donald Trump says it’s probably time to “just let Obamacare fail” after the latest humiliating heath bill collapse in […]

Donations sought for 130 people left homeless by apartment fire

Charlotte Fire Department investigators say 40 apartments were affected by the fire at the Woodscape apartments on Farm Pond Lane.

Camp North End: 4 reasons why you should take note

Developers announce new tenants and officially open the Boileryard for summertime fun.

Apartment fire in east Charlotte sends 7 to hospital

The Charlotte Fire Department says 130 people were displaced in the fire at the Woodscape apartments on Farm Pond Lane.

Panthers fire GM Dave Gettleman 

Gettleman’s tenure was marked by a series of unpopular moves, including releasing veteran leaders.

On the town with Toni (July 14-16)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.


A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...


I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?


It’s never too late to get back on the health bandwagon

As humans, we are prone to get distractions. But when it comes to nutrition and exercise, it's never too late...


‘Slave labor’ alleged at North Carolina Church 

Sixteen former members from Brazil told the Associated Press that they were made to work while being subjected to physical...


NCCU professor will trek 10,000 miles for mental health awareness

Robert Horne, who teaches in the NCCU School of Education, left Thursday on a motorcycle ride that will see him...


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