Taylor Batten

Taylor Batten

Scalia’s ghost hovers over RNC

Republicans appeared to pursue a subtle but deliberate strategy at their convention this week: Parry one of Democrats’ favorite weapons back against them by making the Supreme Court one of the major issues in this fall’s presidential campaign.

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CMPD Chief Kerr Putney doesn't defend actions

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney said Thursday he “can’t defend” the actions of an officer captured on video putting a pistol to an unarmed man’s head during an arrest. The incident took place in March 2016 when police chased James Yarborough, who was a passenger in a car wanted in connection with multiple larcenies.
Molly Mathis The Charlotte Observer
CMPD Chief Kerr Putney doesn't defend actions 0:50

CMPD Chief Kerr Putney doesn't defend actions

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What do bartenders drink when they're not working?

Joe Giglio, Andrew Carter analyze Mitch Trubisky, NFL draft 8:54

Joe Giglio, Andrew Carter analyze Mitch Trubisky, NFL draft

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Lisa Biggs demonstrates voice versatility in Shakespeare sonnet exercise