Charlotte City Council members, City Manager Ron Carlee and Mayor Dan Clodfelter met in closed session Tuesday to discuss potential candidates for police chief, according to a statement from the city. Rodney Monroe last week announced his retirement, effective July 1.
A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a leader of a sprawling mortgage and investment fraud conspiracy to 30 years in prison, as an eight-year investigation that led to charges for 91 individuals draws to a close.
Charter Communications, which announced Tuesday it intends to buy Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, gets generally higher customer-service marks than the company it’s acquiring, analysts say. But it faces operational challenges in building what would be the nation’s second-largest cable provider.
Have you heard the news? Carowinds is retiring its iconic roller coaster, Thunder Road. Do you remember the Barbasol-type signs as you go up the first hill? I think they’ve been taken down. I can almost recall what they said... anybody??