Shares of LPL Financial Holdings, the broker-dealer with a major employee hub in Charlotte, fell by nearly 35 percent on Friday after the company reported earnings that sharply missed Wall Street expectations.
To many American journalists covering the 2016 campaign, this presidential election suggests we are in a new, different era. To many European journalists, it suggests they are on a new, different planet.
Some ran into the water alone. Others took the plunge in groups. But while not everyone took part in the plunge at the end of the 5K race those that did felt a certain rush as they walked, ran, screamed and gasped after hitting the water at the US National Whitewater Center.
Video by John D. Simmonsjsimmons@charlotteobserver.com