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As Charlotte changes, so must its City Council

Charlotte City Council member Julie Eiselt explains why she supports four-year terms for council members, in response to an op-ed by former council member Kenny Smith. As Charlotte and its challenges grow more complex, council members need time and expertise to focus on those problems.

Responders evacuate Florida high school following shooting

Students were evacuated by law enforcement in response to reports of an active shooter at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Law enforcement from the Broward County Sheriff’s Office and the Hallandale Beach Police Departmen