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Construction projects forced Charlotte Area Transit System to make a number of changes to its bus routes this month.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis will appear on a televised forum Tuesday night on Time Warner Cable News. Democrat Kay Hagan declined to appear.
The collision was reported on Waxhaw-Marvin Road near Exbury Gardens Drive, according to authorities.

If no rain falls in Charlotte this week, it will be the longest dry streak in more than a year.

The crash was reported about 10:30 p.m. Sunday on I-77 near the Tyvola Road exit, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol.

The fire was reported about 1 a.m. at a residence in the 1800 block of Brewton Drive. That is off Oaklawn Avenue, east of I-77.

John “J.P.” Douglas was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, according to Mecklenburg County jail records.

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