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A 33-year-old man is dead after his car hit black ice and slid off the road early Sunday, ultimately striking a tree and catching fire, said N.C. Highway Patrol Trooper Jonathan Beam.
A 26-year-old man is dead after he lost control of his vehicle early Sunday and hit a tree, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said.
According to the conservative Civitas Institute, they’re part of the “vast, shadowy network” that makes up “the radical liberal left in North Carolina.”

An advocacy group staged a protest at Harris Teeter in the Myers Park neighborhood Saturday, demanding that the grocery chain stop customers from openly carrying guns in its stores.

Fire extensively damaged the family-owned Claremont Hardware & Farm Supply in the Catawba County town of Claremont Saturday.

A 14-year-old boy playing with a gun accidentally shot himself Saturday afternoon in Fred Alexander Park, off McAllister Drive and Beatties Ford Road in Charlotte.

Legislators have ended longevity bonuses for teachers but kept it for many other state employees, including their own. One veteran teacher, who is retiring, says the action was “a slap in the face.”

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