A Charlotte man decapitates a Copperhead that was hanging out near his front door off of Sharon View Road. After an unusually warm winter, spring and summer, fall is high time for the snakes. Copperhead bites are up in North Carolina.
A massive brawl broke out at a pool party in San Marcos, Texas which is just south of Austin. The video shows men in swimming trunks exchanging punches while sunbathers look on. It's unclear what caused the fight.
The Roselle, Ill., Police Department posted this dashcam video to Facebook showing a cop pulling over a driver with a 15-foot tree stuck in the front grille of the car. The police department said in a post that the air bags were deployed in the car, and the driver with arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
A 5-year-old Hickory boy who died of juvenile leukemia last year has had his grave marker repossessed in a financial tug-of-war between his parents and a monument company that made it.
The boy, Jake Leatherman, made news last year when two dozen NASCAR personnel showed up at his November funeral, including Joey Logano, Matt DiBenedetto, and Ryan Ellis. Some of the attendees served as pallbearers, reported media outlets. The boy never got a chance to go to a NASCAR race, but was a devoted fan of the sport, and idolized legendary NASCAR driver Richard Petty.
Spectrum customers in the Charlotte area could still watch SpongeBob SquarePants on Nickelodeon or Catfish on MTV on Monday. The channels’ parent company, Viacom, and Spectrum agreed to extend Sunday’s deadline for the channels to go dark for Spectrum customers, while the companies negotiate a new deal for 23 channels, including BET, CMT, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon and TV Land.