Police found blueprints and evacuation plans for University of North Carolina at Charlotte buildings in the room of a student who said he “could not wait” to execute a school shooting. The student is in the hospital and police do not know when he’ll be released.
Christian Pastor Andrew Brunson from Black Mountain, North Carolina, faces life in prison in Turkey after new ‘terrorism’ indictment. President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have called for his release.
A correctional officer at Foothills Correctional Institution in Morganton, North Carolina was injured Saturday night when a prison inmate attacked with a homemade weapon, officials said. The inmate has a history of making threats, prison records show.
Michael Peterson, 59, helped students with disabilities in middle and high school classrooms at Lake Norman Charter, where he had worked for three years. He’s charged with sex offenses against a 14-year-old girl at Johnson C. Smith University in the summer of 1997.
The city of Charlotte employees more than 7,000 people, from attorneys and police officers to engineers and fire fighters. The city employees more than 300 people who bring home at least $100,000 and seven who make more than $200,000.
Dangerous staff shortages have worsened inside some of North Carolina’s toughest prisons, despite recent state efforts to address the problem. At Lanesboro Correctional Institution, more than one of every three officer positions was vacant in January.
Harlem Globetrotter Hoops Green visited 9-year-old Sophia Weaver, who was diagnosed with Rett syndrome, ahead of the team's games in Charlotte on Saturday. Sophia was born with facial deformities and became the target of internet trolls.
Hoops is the 14th woman to join the Globetrotters in history.
A former Ashe County, North Carolina, sheriff’s deputy who starred on the National Geographic Channel’s ‘Southern Justice’ reality show was acquitted of second-degree murder in the death of a belligerent Christmas tree farmer.
Carolina Panther Cam Newton was in Birmingham, Alabama, on Friday, as the keynote speaker at the Boy Scouts of America Values Luncheon. He talked about why he gives the football to a kid after scoring a touchdown.
Ricardo Mata faces deportation after being accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl at his “PlaySpanish” educational summer camp in Charlotte, NC, last summer. The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) placed a hold on him.
Henderson County leaders will hire armed guards, as opposed to using unpaid volunteers, to work at all 23 public schools in the western North Carolina community. It's in response to the Parkland, Fla., school shooting.
Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Deputy Sylvia Deese died Sunday after suffering a medical issue while working off-duty Friday, the sheriff’s office said. Deese was nicknamed “Mama Deese” and spent years working off-duty for the Carolina Panthers.
Harlem Globetrotter Hoops Green visited 9-year-old Sophia Weaver, who was diagnosed with Rett syndrome, ahead of the team's games in Charlotte on Saturday. Sophia was born with facial deformities and became the target of internet trolls. Hoops is the 14th woman to join the Globetrotters in history.
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