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  • Battle in the Dilworth Neighborhood

    Battle in the Dilworth Neighborhood

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:28:51 GMT
    The Charlotte Planning Commission met on Wednesday night to determine a recommendation for the Dilworth neighborhood. It was part of Re-Zoning Petition 14-63. Developers want townhomes but neighbors say they want single-family homes in the neighborhood.
    The Charlotte Planning Commission met on Wednesday night to determine a recommendation for the Dilworth neighborhood. It was part of Re-Zoning Petition 14-63. Developers want townhomes but neighbors say they want single-family homes in the neighborhood.
  • New Tethering Rules in Kannapolis

    New Tethering Rules in Kannapolis

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:08:23 GMT
    If you chain your dog outside and you live in Kannapolis, there are new regulations being put in place to ensure your pup is safe when you leave the yard. Many people chain their dog outside for only a few minutes, but others leave their dogs outside in the heat for the entire day. The Humane Society in Concord has seen 5-6 dogs die due to strangulation from their chains in recent months. Though the City of Kannapolis has not had any formal complaints of dogs chained for long periods of time,...
    If you chain your dog outside and you live in Kannapolis, there are new regulations being put in place to ensure your pup is safe when you leave the yard. Many people chain their dog outside for only a few minutes, but others leave their dogs outside in the heat for the entire day. The Humane Society in Concord has seen 5-6 dogs die due to strangulation from their chains in recent months. Though the City of Kannapolis has not had any formal complaints of dogs chained for long periods of time,...
  • Stranded: No Money for CMS Field Trips

    Stranded: No Money for CMS Field Trips

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:56:36 GMT
    No more money for field trips.
    No more money for field trips.
  • Local Family Mourns Death of Palestinian Teenager

    Local Family Mourns Death of Palestinian Teenager

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:41:20 GMT
    To some, the violence in Gaza seems a world away, but to one family here in Charlotte it is hitting far too close to home.
    To some, the violence in Gaza seems a world away, but to one family here in Charlotte it is hitting far too close to home.
  • Charlotte Hospital Treats Patient who visited country at High Risk for Disease

    Charlotte Hospital Treats Patient who visited country at High Risk for Disease

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:40:35 GMT
    Carolinas Medical Center shut down its main entrance to the emergency room on Blythe Road for a couple hours Wednesday morning. A patient came to the hospital Tuesday evening after visiting a country that has a high risk for infectious diseases.
    Carolinas Medical Center shut down its main entrance to the emergency room on Blythe Road for a couple hours Wednesday morning. A patient came to the hospital Tuesday evening after visiting a country that has a high risk for infectious diseases.
  • Son of NC Missionary Fighting Ebola Virus Speaks Out

    Son of NC Missionary Fighting Ebola Virus Speaks Out

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:25:18 GMT
    Jeremy Whitebol is the son of Nancy Whitebol, a Charlotte North Carolina missionary who traveled with her husband to Liberia to help those less fortunate. But while she was there, she contracted the Ebola Virus, and is in isolation in Liberia.
    Jeremy Whitebol is the son of Nancy Whitebol, a Charlotte North Carolina missionary who traveled with her husband to Liberia to help those less fortunate. But while she was there, she contracted the Ebola Virus, and is in isolation in Liberia.
  • Casey and Sandy Parsons Arrested, Charged with Federal Fraud

    Casey and Sandy Parsons Arrested, Charged with Federal Fraud

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:49 PM EDT2014-07-31 01:49:38 GMT
    Sandy and Casey Parsons, the adoptive parents of missing teenager Erica Parsons, were arrested in their home Wednesday morning on federal fraud charges. A 76-count criminal indictment was unsealed after FBI agents arrested the couple in Fayetteville, N.C.
    Sandy and Casey Parsons, the adoptive parents of missing teenager Erica Parsons, were arrested in their home Wednesday morning on federal fraud charges. A 76-count criminal indictment was unsealed after FBI agents arrested the couple in Fayetteville, N.C.
  • Petty And Almirola Give Kid New Wheelchair

    Petty And Almirola Give Kid New Wheelchair

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-07-31 01:45:59 GMT
    The man known as The King helped put a smile on a kid's face.
    The man known as The King helped put a smile on a kid's face.
  • Kids Learn to Safely Procure Water from the Wilderness

    Kids Learn to Safely Procure Water from the Wilderness

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-07-31 01:01:32 GMT
    Drinking contaminated water can contain pathogens that will cause excessive vomiting and profuse diarrhea, which will ultimately lead to dehydration or even death if not treated.
    Drinking contaminated water can contain pathogens that will cause excessive vomiting and profuse diarrhea, which will ultimately lead to dehydration or even death if not treated.
  • Soapbox: How to Speed Up TSA Processes

    Soapbox: How to Speed Up TSA Processes

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:11:05 GMT
    Who knows…maybe some of your ideas could take flight.
    Who knows…maybe some of your ideas could take flight.
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport Works to Update Noise Exposure Maps

    Charlotte Douglas International Airport Works to Update Noise Exposure Maps

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:41:31 GMT
    Charlotte Douglas International Airport is updating its Noise Exposure Maps for the first time since 1998 and it's offering the public a chance to be a part of the process. Kickoff community meetings are underway this week.
    Charlotte Douglas International Airport is updating its Noise Exposure Maps for the first time since 1998 and it's offering the public a chance to be a part of the process. Kickoff community meetings are underway this week.
  • Union Co. football coaches learning concussion awareness

    Union Co. football coaches learning concussion awareness

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:42 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:42:24 GMT
    The goal of the class is to bring to the attention of coaches warning signs of concussions and how to take extra precaution.
    The goal of the class is to bring to the attention of coaches warning signs of concussions and how to take extra precaution.
  • Reward Money for Erica Parsons Case Increased

    Reward Money for Erica Parsons Case Increased

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 18:12:49 GMT
    The Rowan County Sheriff’s office and a local advocacy group have added additional rewards in the Erica Parsons case.The sheriff’s office added $10,000 to its original award offering of $10,000. Prevent Child Abuse Rowan has also put forth $5,000 to be added to the pot.The FBI is offering a $25,000 award in addition to the awards from the sheriff’s office and the advocacy groupIn total, $50,000 will be awarded for information leading to the location of Erica.
    The Rowan County Sheriff’s office and a local advocacy group have added additional rewards in the Erica Parsons case.The sheriff’s office added $10,000 to its original award offering of $10,000. Prevent Child Abuse Rowan has also put forth $5,000 to be added to the pot.The FBI is offering a $25,000 award in addition to the awards from the sheriff’s office and the advocacy groupIn total, $50,000 will be awarded for information leading to the location of Erica.
  • Charlotteans React to Federal Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

    Charlotteans React to Federal Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:17:08 GMT
    The Human Rights Campaign held a party to celebrate the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on marriage equality in Virginia. The gathering was at Cathode Azure Club in Charlotte.
    The Human Rights Campaign held a party to celebrate the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on marriage equality in Virginia. The gathering was at Cathode Azure Club in Charlotte.
  • Where To Park at Charlotte Premium Outlets?

    Where To Park at Charlotte Premium Outlets?

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:41:56 GMT
    In less than 48 hours, Charlotte will open a new outlet mall at Steele Creek off I-485.
    In less than 48 hours, Charlotte will open a new outlet mall at Steele Creek off I-485.
  • Hickory Motor Speedway Racer Takes Next Step with Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

    Hickory Motor Speedway Racer Takes Next Step with Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:33 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:33:57 GMT
    This weekend marks a big career step for Josh Berry, a Tennessee native who has been racing late model cars for Dale Earnhardt, Jr. at Hickory Motor Speedway this year. On Saturday, he will get behind the wheel of the No. 5 Tackle Gear Chevrolet and make his Nationwide Series debut for JR Motorsports at Iowa Speedway.
    This weekend marks a big career step for Josh Berry, a Tennessee native who has been racing late model cars for Dale Earnhardt, Jr. at Hickory Motor Speedway this year. On Saturday, he will get behind the wheel of the No. 5 Tackle Gear Chevrolet and make his Nationwide Series debut for JR Motorsports at Iowa Speedway.
  • CMPD Charges Men With Attempted Murder For Allegedly Dragging Officer

    CMPD Charges Men With Attempted Murder For Allegedly Dragging Officer

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:12:38 GMT
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    Police have charged two men with attempted murder after they allegedly grabbed and dragged an officer on Tuesday morning.
    Police have charged two men with attempted murder after they allegedly grabbed and dragged an officer on Tuesday morning.
  • I-485 Construction Causing Headaches in the Mallard Creek Area

    I-485 Construction Causing Headaches in the Mallard Creek Area

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:10:28 GMT
    If you live along Mallard Creek Church Road, you have seen many changes in the last few years. The I-485 extension project has been underway since 2010 and it's now in it's final portion in the Mallard Creek area. It's causing headaches for one family though.
    If you live along Mallard Creek Church Road, you have seen many changes in the last few years. The I-485 extension project has been underway since 2010 and it's now in it's final portion in the Mallard Creek area. It's causing headaches for one family though.
  • A Brotherhood Formed on the Track

    A Brotherhood Formed on the Track

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:01:42 GMT

    A friendship was born 15 years ago on the track. Now that friendship is a brotherhood.

    A friendship was born 15 years ago on the track. Now that friendship is a brotherhood.

  • Sex Trafficking: What role does faith play in the solution?

    Sex Trafficking: What role does faith play in the solution?

    Sex Trafficking: What role does faith play in the solution?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:51:36 GMT
    Human trafficking, is growing in North Carolina – ranked tenth in the nation - and young girls are targets. The average age of a victim in the United States : 12 to 14 years old. On Eagles Wings Ministries provides a safe haven for young girls and women, ages 12 to 21. What role does faith play in helping victims heal?
    Human trafficking, is growing in North Carolina – ranked tenth in the nation - and young girls are targets. The average age of a victim in the United States : 12 to 14 years old. On Eagles Wings Ministries provides a safe haven for young girls and women, ages 12 to 21. What role does faith play in helping victims heal?
  • Rock Hill Family Battles SCDOT

    Rock Hill Family Battles SCDOT

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:50:07 GMT
    A Rock Hill family is still trying to dry out after last week's flooding. The couple tells us South Carolina's Department of Transportation is to blame. The Department of Transportation responds to accusations.
    A Rock Hill family is still trying to dry out after last week's flooding. The couple tells us South Carolina's Department of Transportation is to blame. The Department of Transportation responds to accusations.
  • Rowan County Sheriff's Office Abruptly Cancels Parsons Press Conference

    Rowan County Sheriff's Office Abruptly Cancels Parsons Press Conference

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:33:44 GMT
    The Rowan County Sheriff's Office has abruptly canceled a press conference scheduled today to update the Erica Parsons case.
    The Rowan County Sheriff's Office has abruptly canceled a press conference scheduled today to update the Erica Parsons case.
  • Hamlin, Gibbs Get NASCAR's Biggest Points Penalty of All-Time

    Hamlin, Gibbs Get NASCAR's Biggest Points Penalty of All-Time

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:21:26 GMT
    Denny Hamlin and Joe Gibbs Racing were hit with heavy sanctions following Sunday’s race at The Brickyard 400 in Indianapolis.
    Denny Hamlin and Joe Gibbs Racing were hit with heavy sanctions following Sunday’s race at The Brickyard 400 in Indianapolis.
  • Kings Mountain Casino Still Stirring up Controversy

    Kings Mountain Casino Still Stirring up Controversy

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:14:27 GMT
    Close to fifty protesters came out to Tuesday night's Kings Mountain City Council Meeting to oppose the construction of a casino in the area. Back in September 2013, the Catawba Indian Tribe proposed a casino near the Dixon Road exit near 1-85. It's been met with growing opposition ever since.
    Close to fifty protesters came out to Tuesday night's Kings Mountain City Council Meeting to oppose the construction of a casino in the area. Back in September 2013, the Catawba Indian Tribe proposed a casino near the Dixon Road exit near 1-85. It's been met with growing opposition ever since.
  • Where Does North Carolina Rank When it Comes to BBQ Enthusiasm?

    Where Does North Carolina Rank When it Comes to BBQ Enthusiasm?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:52 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:52:19 GMT
    North Carolinians are shocked, SHOCKED that they aren’t the most BBQ-crazed state in America.
    North Carolinians are shocked, SHOCKED that they aren’t the most BBQ-crazed state in America.
  • Nonessential Personnel Evacuate Liberia as Two Americans Remain in Serious Condition

    Nonessential Personnel Evacuate Liberia as Two Americans Remain in Serious Condition

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:14:53 GMT
    Two Americans, including a Charlotte missionary, remain in very serious condition in Liberia, as Samaritan's Purse and SIM mandate the evacuation of all nonessential personnel.
    Two Americans, including a Charlotte missionary, remain in very serious condition in Liberia, as Samaritan's Purse and SIM mandate the evacuation of all nonessential personnel.
  • Neighborhood School Reopening

    Neighborhood School Reopening

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:36:09 GMT
    Oakhurst Elementary School off Monroe Road in Charlotte closed it's doors years ago, to save money. Now it's opening it's doors again.
    Oakhurst Elementary School off Monroe Road in Charlotte closed it's doors years ago, to save money. Now it's opening it's doors again.
  • Seacrest Studios Celebrates 1 Year

    Seacrest Studios Celebrates 1 Year

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:00:07 GMT
    It’s been one year since Ryan Seacrest opened up his 5th “Seacrest Studios” in Charlotte.
    It’s been one year since Ryan Seacrest opened up his 5th “Seacrest Studios” in Charlotte.
  • Union Co. to hold meetings on E.M.S. contracts

    Union Co. to hold meetings on E.M.S. contracts

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:48:18 GMT
    Union County will hold three community meetings this week to discuss EMS contracts with residents beginning at Lane's Creek Township on Monday.
    Union County will hold three community meetings this week to discuss EMS contracts with residents beginning at Lane's Creek Township on Monday.
  • Charlotte Catholic Football: New Look, Same Game

    Charlotte Catholic Football: New Look, Same Game

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:16:07 GMT

     Charlotte Catholic head coach Mike Brodowicz is eager to get the season started.

     Charlotte Catholic head coach Mike Brodowicz is eager to get the season started.

  • Steve Noviello & Barbara Lash Discuss Teen's Cell Phone Fire

    Steve Noviello & Barbara Lash Discuss Teen's Cell Phone Fire

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:15:43 GMT
    Emmy Award winning Consumer Reporter Steve Noviello shares warnings about cell phone storage, after a teenager's phone starts smoldering while underneath her pillow.  He spoke with Barbara Lash on My Fox Carolinas Live.
    Emmy Award winning Consumer Reporter Steve Noviello shares warnings about cell phone storage, after a teenager's phone starts smoldering while underneath her pillow.  He spoke with Barbara Lash on My Fox Carolinas Live.
  • Kayakers, Boaters Clash over Lake Wylie Rights

    Kayakers, Boaters Clash over Lake Wylie Rights

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:12:46 GMT
    The Lake Wylie Marine Commission held a public hearing Monday night to give boaters and kayakers a chance to air their grievances and voice their concerns. Speed boaters and kayakers have been at odds for over a year as to who should have the right of way in the main channel of the lake near the Whitewater Center and Tailrace Marina.
    The Lake Wylie Marine Commission held a public hearing Monday night to give boaters and kayakers a chance to air their grievances and voice their concerns. Speed boaters and kayakers have been at odds for over a year as to who should have the right of way in the main channel of the lake near the Whitewater Center and Tailrace Marina.
  • Little Acrobats Take it to the Air

    Little Acrobats Take it to the Air

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:48:26 GMT
    Caroline Calouche Co. is a non-profit organization that teaches the art of aerial dance to the Charlotte community.
    Caroline Calouche Co. is a non-profit organization that teaches the art of aerial dance to the Charlotte community.
  • Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar for $8.5 Billion

    Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar for $8.5 Billion

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:24 PM EDT2014-07-29 00:24:46 GMT
    Two rival discount stores are combining forces after Dollar Tree, Inc. announced plans to acquire Matthews-based Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Monday morning.The deal is valued at approximately $8.5 billion.
    Two rival discount stores are combining forces after Dollar Tree, Inc. announced plans to acquire Matthews-based Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Monday morning.The deal is valued at approximately $8.5 billion.
  • Camp Greene 100 Years Later

    Camp Greene 100 Years Later

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:05:09 GMT
    Monday July 28th marks the 100th Anniversary of World War One and even though several southern cities contributed, Camp Greene in Charlotte played a key role.
    Monday July 28th marks the 100th Anniversary of World War One and even though several southern cities contributed, Camp Greene in Charlotte played a key role.
  • WR Kelvin Benjamin Sidelined By Bone Bruise in Knee

    WR Kelvin Benjamin Sidelined By Bone Bruise in Knee

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:25:14 GMT
    Spartanburg, South Carolina-Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin is sidelined with a bone bruise in his left knee.
    Spartanburg, South Carolina-Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin is sidelined with a bone bruise in his left knee.
  • Saying "Thank You" to First Responders

    Saying "Thank You" to First Responders

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:27:33 GMT
    The Steele Creek community says thank you to all of its emergency responders, cookout style.  @Fox46Barbara shares their story.
    The Steele Creek community says thank you to all of its emergency responders, cookout style.  @Fox46Barbara shares their story.
  • Indy's Catawba County Connection

    Indy's Catawba County Connection

    Sunday, July 27 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-07-28 02:09:31 GMT
    Jeff Gordon captured his fifth victory in the Brickyard 400 today at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. His name will go down in history as the winningest NASCAR driver at the Indiana track. But, he is not the only multiple champion.
    Jeff Gordon captured his fifth victory in the Brickyard 400 today at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. His name will go down in history as the winningest NASCAR driver at the Indiana track. But, he is not the only multiple champion.
  • Hundreds of Iron Kids Compete in Triathlon

    Hundreds of Iron Kids Compete in Triathlon

    Sunday, July 27 2014 9:16 PM EDT2014-07-28 01:16:35 GMT
    Today was the final races of the triathlon series that has been going on since April.
    Today was the final races of the triathlon series that has been going on since April.
  • One Woman Dynamo: Lawyer-Comedian-Pastor Takes Charlotte

    One Woman Dynamo: Lawyer-Comedian-Pastor Takes Charlotte

    One Woman Dynamo: Lawyer-Comedian-Pastor Takes Charlotte

    Sunday, July 27 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-07-28 00:54:34 GMT
    Some call Susan Sparks a modern day dynamo. She was a lawyer who became a comedian, and then a minister. This weekend, she graced the stage in Charlotte, performing before a crowd of nearly two thousand at the Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.  Her story will astound you.
    Some call Susan Sparks a modern day dynamo. She was a lawyer who became a comedian, and then a minister. This weekend, she graced the stage in Charlotte, performing before a crowd of nearly two thousand at the Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.  Her story will astound you.
  • Roll Over Fred: From Pet Owner to Store Owner

    Roll Over Fred: From Pet Owner to Store Owner

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:52:30 GMT
    We all have heard of the saying, “a dog is a man’s best friend," it may sound a bit cliche but it’s true for Fred Shrill and his dog Tucker. “I wouldn’t take the world or him,” said Fred as he smiled.

     

  • Rally for Israel Draws Hundreds

    Rally for Israel Draws Hundreds

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:26:40 GMT
    Sunday afternoon is usually spent enjoying the weather with family or getting ready for the week ahead, but this Sunday hundreds gathered at Romare Bearden Park in uptown to show their support for both Palestine and Israel.
    Sunday afternoon is usually spent enjoying the weather with family or getting ready for the week ahead, but this Sunday hundreds gathered at Romare Bearden Park in uptown to show their support for both Palestine and Israel.
  • Waxhaw's Next Big Thing: The TBAGirls

    Waxhaw's Next Big Thing: The TBAGirls

    Sunday, July 27 2014 4:13 PM EDT2014-07-27 20:13:28 GMT
    From Lorde's Royals to Frozen's Let It Go in Italian, the TBAGirls sing almost everything.  Tiffany, Brianna and Amanda Florian make up the TBAGirls, a triplet trio from Waxhaw, North Carolina. They currently attend Milligan College in Johnson City, Tennessee and they are Waxhaw's next big thing.
    From Lorde's Royals to Frozen's Let It Go in Italian, the TBAGirls sing almost everything.  Tiffany, Brianna and Amanda Florian make up the TBAGirls, a triplet trio from Waxhaw, North Carolina. They currently attend Milligan College in Johnson City, Tennessee and they are Waxhaw's next big thing.
  • Jason Jarrett: Carrying On A Family's Legacy

    Jason Jarrett: Carrying On A Family's Legacy

    Sunday, July 27 2014 1:58 PM EDT2014-07-27 17:58:54 GMT
    Last year, Ryan Newman won the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. As you can imagine, the team was excited and proud of the accomplishment. That was certainly true for Catawba County’s Jason Jarrett.
    Last year, Ryan Newman won the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. As you can imagine, the team was excited and proud of the accomplishment. That was certainly true for Catawba County’s Jason Jarrett.
  • Boxers Take the Ring in Fort Mill for First Ever Match

    Boxers Take the Ring in Fort Mill for First Ever Match

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:02:44 GMT
    Boxers from across the Carolinas took part in Fort Mill boxing history on Saturday."Rumble From The Rock" was the first ever boxing match to take place in the city.
    Boxers from across the Carolinas took part in Fort Mill boxing history on Saturday."Rumble From The Rock" was the first ever boxing match to take place in the city.
  • FOX Sports' Larry McReynolds Discusses The Brickyard 400

    FOX Sports' Larry McReynolds Discusses The Brickyard 400

    Saturday, July 26 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-27 02:20:46 GMT
    In the 20 year history of NASCAR racing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Larry McReynolds came close to winning multiple times. However, fate always seemed to intervene and a victory for one of his drivers never materialized. Even so, he is one of the select few people who really knew how to build a car that consistently contended for the win at The Brickyard.
    In the 20 year history of NASCAR racing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Larry McReynolds came close to winning multiple times. However, fate always seemed to intervene and a victory for one of his drivers never materialized. Even so, he is one of the select few people who really knew how to build a car that consistently contended for the win at The Brickyard.
  • Camino Center Provides Free Backpacks and Health Screenings For Low Income Families

    Camino Center Provides Free Backpacks and Health Screenings For Low Income Families

    Saturday, July 26 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-07-27 02:14:42 GMT
    In just a few weeks, thousands of kids in our area will head back to school.
    In just a few weeks, thousands of kids in our area will head back to school.
  • Training with World Cup Champions

    Training with World Cup Champions

    Saturday, July 26 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-26 23:00:46 GMT
    ...

    Still getting off your soccer high after this year's World Cup?

    Well, a group of girls in Concord is just getting started.

    They're learning from World Cup champion Mia Hamm.


  • Mike Leslie's death-defying (not really) ride in the passenger seat of a rocket ship

    #Ridealong with Red Bull Global Rallycross

    #Ridealong with Red Bull Global Rallycross

    Saturday, July 26 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-07-26 19:22:34 GMT
    Friday, for my assignment, I was tasked with a ride-along in a Global Rallycross car, at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Cars that go zero-to-60 in 1.9 seconds -- that's faster than a formula one car. We're talking about machines with absurd power. Not a bad gig... But enough to make you a little skittish...
    Friday, for my assignment, I was tasked with a ride-along in a Global Rallycross car, at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Cars that go zero-to-60 in 1.9 seconds -- that's faster than a formula one car. We're talking about machines with absurd power. Not a bad gig... But enough to make you a little skittish...
  • Kicking Cancer at "24 Hours of Booty"

    Kicking Cancer at "24 Hours of Booty"

    Saturday, July 26 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-07-26 17:49:23 GMT
    When you hear the words “24 Hours of Booty” – cancer research probably doesn’t come to mind. 
    When you hear the words “24 Hours of Booty” – cancer research probably doesn’t come to mind. 
  • Newton and Receivers Looking To Get Familiar—Fast

    Newton and Receivers Looking To Get Familiar—Fast

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:11:01 GMT
    Recovery and bonding with new receivers among the challenges for Cam Newton. Rookie Kelvin Benjamin is one of those new wide outs.
    Recovery and bonding with new receivers among the challenges for Cam Newton. Rookie Kelvin Benjamin is one of those new wide outs.
  • Panthers Show Off New Players, Stadium Upgrades At Fan Fest

    Panthers Show Off New Players, Stadium Upgrades At Fan Fest

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:04:42 GMT
    The new-look Panthers gave fans a sneak peak of an upgraded Bank of America Stadium on Friday night.
    The new-look Panthers gave fans a sneak peak of an upgraded Bank of America Stadium on Friday night.
  • Area Malls Battling Back Against NC's Loss of Tax Free Weekend

    Area Malls Battling Back Against NC's Loss of Tax Free Weekend

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:59:10 GMT
    Retailers in the Charlotte region are planning discounts to combat the loss of revenue after North Carolina’s elimination of the sales tax free weekend, which traditionally took place the first weekend in August.
    Retailers in the Charlotte region are planning discounts to combat the loss of revenue after North Carolina’s elimination of the sales tax free weekend, which traditionally took place the first weekend in August.
  • Hidden Valley Pushes Back Against Bad Reputation

    Hidden Valley Pushes Back Against Bad Reputation

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:46:25 GMT
    The North Tryon Division of Charlotte saw the most significant decrease in crime, including Hidden Valley. Members of that neighborhood are hoping to clear their neighborhood's reputation. 
    The North Tryon Division of Charlotte saw the most significant decrease in crime, including Hidden Valley. Members of that neighborhood are hoping to clear their neighborhood's reputation. 
  • Rock Hill Family Blames SCDOT For Flooding

    Rock Hill Family Blames SCDOT For Flooding

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:30:44 GMT
    We may be getting sunny skies this weekend, but one Rock Hill family is still under water. Thursday's flooding filled their yard and home, covering the entire bottom floor with inches of water. Why they're blaming SCDOT.
    We may be getting sunny skies this weekend, but one Rock Hill family is still under water. Thursday's flooding filled their yard and home, covering the entire bottom floor with inches of water. Why they're blaming SCDOT.
  • Spirit of '45 Tour Visits Charlotte

    Spirit of '45 Tour Visits Charlotte

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:36:51 GMT
    The greatest generation battled the Great Depression, fought in World War II and rebuilt the world. On Friday the Cypress of Charlotte honored that generation by hosting the Spirit of '45 Tour.
    The greatest generation battled the Great Depression, fought in World War II and rebuilt the world. On Friday the Cypress of Charlotte honored that generation by hosting the Spirit of '45 Tour.
  • Fit Fridays With DeAnna Taylor and Barbara Lash

    Fit Fridays With DeAnna Taylor and Barbara Lash

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:47:13 GMT
     Personal trainer, DeAnna Taylor, will be walking us through small, but easy ways to make changes to our daily routines.
     Personal trainer, DeAnna Taylor, will be walking us through small, but easy ways to make changes to our daily routines.
  • Catawba County's Dale Jarrett Creates Brickyard Tradition

    Catawba County's Dale Jarrett Creates Brickyard Tradition

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:26:24 GMT
    When Dale Jarrett won his first Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, there was no established celebration for the event. That was until Jarrett and his team changed things.
    When Dale Jarrett won his first Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, there was no established celebration for the event. That was until Jarrett and his team changed things.
  • Lutheran Women on a Mission in the QC

    Lutheran Women on a Mission in the QC

    Lutheran Women on a Mission in the QC

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:16:52 GMT
    She’s the first of her kind: Elizabeth Eaton is the first woman Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. She's in the QC with 2,000 women of the ELCA church.  They're on a mission to make a difference in Charlotte and around the world.
    She’s the first of her kind: Elizabeth Eaton is the first woman Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. She's in the QC with 2,000 women of the ELCA church.  They're on a mission to make a difference in Charlotte and around the world.
  • Hornets Ink Vonleh, Pargo

    Hornets Ink Vonleh, Pargo

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:48:33 GMT
    The team announced it resigned free agent Jannero Pargo and came to terms with first-round pick Noah Vonleh.
    The team announced it resigned free agent Jannero Pargo and came to terms with first-round pick Noah Vonleh.
  • Bald Eagle Released into the Wild

    Bald Eagle Released into the Wild

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:26:40 GMT
    A huge crowd came out to the McGuire Nuclear Station's Energy Explorium in Huntersville to watch a rehabilitated bald eagle be released back into nature.
    A huge crowd came out to the McGuire Nuclear Station's Energy Explorium in Huntersville to watch a rehabilitated bald eagle be released back into nature.
  • Family Adopts 'Suburban Smackdown' to Combat Consumerism

    Family Adopts 'Suburban Smackdown' to Combat Consumerism

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:53:17 GMT
    Do you think you can your family could go six months without buying anything new? There are two families here in Charlotte that have taken on that very challenge. The women behind health coaching company 'Spunky Avocado' brought their families on board for what they've dubbed the 'Suburban Smackdown'.
    Do you think you can your family could go six months without buying anything new? There are two families here in Charlotte that have taken on that very challenge. The women behind health coaching company 'Spunky Avocado' brought their families on board for what they've dubbed the 'Suburban Smackdown'.
  • Solving The Human Sex Trafficking Problem

    Solving The Human Sex Trafficking Problem

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:02:18 GMT
    Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing crime industries in the world.
    Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing crime industries in the world.
  • NAACP Held Meeting in East Spencer to Address Allegations of Hiring Discrimination, Police Misconduct

    NAACP Held Meeting in East Spencer to Address Allegations of Hiring Discrimination, Police Misconduct

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:44:50 GMT
    The NAACP is meeting with people living in East Spencer Thursday night about how to file complaints after the organization says residents have come to them with concerns of police brutality and discriminatory hiring practices within the town. The Rowan-Salisbury NAACP President says a lawyer is present at the meeting to provide information and answer questions.The meeting is not open to the public. The NAACP expects it will take at least a week to compile the information gathered at the meeti...
    The NAACP is meeting with people living in East Spencer Thursday night about how to file complaints after the organization says residents have come to them with concerns of police brutality and discriminatory hiring practices within the town. The Rowan-Salisbury NAACP President says a lawyer is present at the meeting to provide information and answer questions.The meeting is not open to the public. The NAACP expects it will take at least a week to compile the information gathered at the meeti...
  • New Nonprofit Asks For Video Game Donations

    New Nonprofit Asks For Video Game Donations

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:40:42 GMT
    A new Charlotte nonprofit is asking for people to donate video games. Heart Meter was founded by Andrew Jenkins and his goal is to collect video games to donate to Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte.
    A new Charlotte nonprofit is asking for people to donate video games. Heart Meter was founded by Andrew Jenkins and his goal is to collect video games to donate to Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte.
  • Charlotte Boy Survives A Lightning Strike

    Charlotte Boy Survives A Lightning Strike

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:20:28 GMT
    9 year old Charlotte boy speaks for the first time after getting struck by lightning.
    9 year old Charlotte boy speaks for the first time after getting struck by lightning.
  • Junior Handlers Train Dogs to Jump Through Hoops

    Junior Handlers Train Dogs to Jump Through Hoops

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:38 PM EDT2014-07-25 01:38:21 GMT
    At Zoom Room in Charlotte, they have a summer camp for junior dog handlers.
    At Zoom Room in Charlotte, they have a summer camp for junior dog handlers.
  • Cam Newton "Ready to Go" for Training Camp

    Cam Newton "Ready to Go" for Training Camp

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:55 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:55:32 GMT
    Charlotte, NC-Cam Newton has been cleared to go full speed when the Carolina Panthers open training camp.
    Charlotte, NC-Cam Newton has been cleared to go full speed when the Carolina Panthers open training camp.
  • Panthers Disappointed in Greg Hardy Situation

    Panthers Disappointed in Greg Hardy Situation

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:39:03 GMT
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    Charlotte, NC-General manager Dave Gettleman expressed his disappointment with Greg Hardy, but said the Panthers will not discipline their Pro Bowl defensive end until the legal process plays out.
    Charlotte, NC-General manager Dave Gettleman expressed his disappointment with Greg Hardy, but said the Panthers will not discipline their Pro Bowl defensive end until the legal process plays out.
  • Injunction denied for parents suing UCPS Board of Ed.

    Injunction denied for parents suing UCPS Board of Ed.

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:38:58 GMT
    A preliminary injunction to halt school redistricting in Union County Public Schools was denied by a Superior Court Judge on Tuesday.
    A preliminary injunction to halt school redistricting in Union County Public Schools was denied by a Superior Court Judge on Tuesday.
  • A Brickyard Victory That Was Within Reach

    A Brickyard Victory That Was Within Reach

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:33 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:33:26 GMT
    In 1994, NASCAR ran the first Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. That first race is remembered for its significance and Jeff Gordon is known for capturing the first victory. However, there is a chance another person’s name could be etched in history as the winner of that first win.
    In 1994, NASCAR ran the first Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. That first race is remembered for its significance and Jeff Gordon is known for capturing the first victory. However, there is a chance another person’s name could be etched in history as the winner of that first win.
  • Yo Mama: Rent a Wife

    Yo Mama: Rent a Wife

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:35:09 GMT
    How many times have you said to yourself (or your spouse, or your best girlfriend) that you wish you had a wife to do all the stuff during your day that you just don’t have time to do? You know… the laundry, dishes, meal-planning, cleaning etc. The list goes on and on. Unfortunately, the hours in your day do not. Enter “Metro’s Other Woman.” As Founder Sarah Benken says, “If you need a life, hire a wife.”
    How many times have you said to yourself (or your spouse, or your best girlfriend) that you wish you had a wife to do all the stuff during your day that you just don’t have time to do? You know… the laundry, dishes, meal-planning, cleaning etc. The list goes on and on. Unfortunately, the hours in your day do not. Enter “Metro’s Other Woman.” As Founder Sarah Benken says, “If you need a life, hire a wife.”
  • NC Sales Tax Bill Clears Senate

    NC Sales Tax Bill Clears Senate

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:22:09 GMT
    For the second time, the North Carolina Senate voted in favor of a local sales tax limit. The NC Senate voted 32-16 in favor of House Bill 1224 that would cap the local sales tax at 2.5%.
    For the second time, the North Carolina Senate voted in favor of a local sales tax limit. The NC Senate voted 32-16 in favor of House Bill 1224 that would cap the local sales tax at 2.5%.
  • A big blaze near Uptown causes thousands of dollars in damages

    A big blaze near Uptown causes thousands of dollars in damages

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:39:04 GMT
    Charlotte Fire Department had to tackle a big blaze Wednesday night near Uptown Charlotte.
    Charlotte Fire Department had to tackle a big blaze Wednesday night near Uptown Charlotte.
  • West End Salisbury Community Meets, Police Pledge to Open Substation

    West End Salisbury Community Meets, Police Pledge to Open Substation

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:59:38 GMT
    Tonight the West End Community Organization and the West End Pride Organization are hosting a community meeting to talk about recognizing gang and drug activity and combating it. Today the Salisbury Police Department also announced it is opening a police sub-station in the West End.Tonight's meeting is at the Miller Recreation Center from 6-8 p.m. Master Trooper Clee Atkinson Jr. with NC Highway Patrol willtalk to residents about recognizing gang activity and Alex Clark, a former drug dealer ...
    Tonight the West End Community Organization and the West End Pride Organization are hosting a community meeting to talk about recognizing gang and drug activity and combating it. Today the Salisbury Police Department also announced it is opening a police sub-station in the West End.Tonight's meeting is at the Miller Recreation Center from 6-8 p.m. Master Trooper Clee Atkinson Jr. with NC Highway Patrol willtalk to residents about recognizing gang activity and Alex Clark, a former drug dealer ...
  • Local Reaction to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    Local Reaction to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:08:22 GMT
    The death toll in the Middle East continues to climb on this 16th day of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
    The death toll in the Middle East continues to climb on this 16th day of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
  • Latin American Coalition Advocate Released from Detention

    Latin American Coalition Advocate Released from Detention

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:03:10 GMT
    Rausel Arista, an undocumented immigrant and father of two was detained Monday while flying back to Charlotte from Buffalo.
    Rausel Arista, an undocumented immigrant and father of two was detained Monday while flying back to Charlotte from Buffalo.
  • One-On-One with Singer Jesse McCartney

    One-On-One with Singer Jesse McCartney

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:56:26 GMT
    Singer/actor Jesse McCartney is kicking off his tour in Charlotte this Friday.  Amanda O'Hara caught up with him to chat about his tour, new album, and Charlotte.
    Singer/actor Jesse McCartney is kicking off his tour in Charlotte this Friday.  Amanda O'Hara caught up with him to chat about his tour, new album, and Charlotte.
  • T4 Global Cross Country Ride Nearing the End in North Carolina

    T4 Global Cross Country Ride Nearing the End in North Carolina

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:54:43 GMT
    A cross country charitable bike ride has made its way to North Carolina. Together, Ed Weaver and Christian Toews have peddled from Washington State to Shelby, North Carolina as part of "GoTeam," a nationwide endurance team that's under T4 Global.
    A cross country charitable bike ride has made its way to North Carolina. Together, Ed Weaver and Christian Toews have peddled from Washington State to Shelby, North Carolina as part of "GoTeam," a nationwide endurance team that's under T4 Global.
  • UFO Sightings in Uptown

    UFO Sightings in Uptown

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:56:41 GMT
    Since Monday, July 21, UFOs sightings have been popping up all over North Tryon Street.
    Since Monday, July 21, UFOs sightings have been popping up all over North Tryon Street.
  • Claremont Trying To Clear Up Letter Confusion

    Claremont Trying To Clear Up Letter Confusion

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:51:44 GMT
    City Manager Doug Barrick said the letter is something the city feels could potentially be a scam to homeowners in the Claremont community.
    City Manager Doug Barrick said the letter is something the city feels could potentially be a scam to homeowners in the Claremont community.
  • Survey Finds Significant Increase in HGH Use Among Teens

    Survey Finds Significant Increase in HGH Use Among Teens

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:49:07 GMT
    Abnormal bone growth, heart failure, increased risk of diabetes... These are just a few of the many negative effects Human Growth Hormone can have on your health. But that hasn't stopped teenagers from experimenting with the stuff at an alarming rate.
    Abnormal bone growth, heart failure, increased risk of diabetes... These are just a few of the many negative effects Human Growth Hormone can have on your health. But that hasn't stopped teenagers from experimenting with the stuff at an alarming rate.
  • Charlotte Events with Moira Quinn

    Charlotte Events with Moira Quinn

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:49:00 GMT
    Moira Quinn with Charlotte Center City Partners shares upcoming events in the Queen City... including an ice cream social at the Green Market on Saturday and the soccer match between Liverpool FC and AC Milan at Bank of America Stadium. Quinn tells @Fox46Barbara, tickets are still available.
    Moira Quinn with Charlotte Center City Partners shares upcoming events in the Queen City... including an ice cream social at the Green Market on Saturday and the soccer match between Liverpool FC and AC Milan at Bank of America Stadium. Quinn tells @Fox46Barbara, tickets are still available.
  • Hornets Add Backcourt Depth With Roberts

    Hornets Add Backcourt Depth With Roberts

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:41:15 GMT
    Roberts averaged eight points per game in two seasons in New Orleans.
    Roberts averaged eight points per game in two seasons in New Orleans.
  • Sealed Air HQ coming to Charlotte, creating 1,262 jobs

    Sealed Air HQ coming to Charlotte, creating 1,262 jobs

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:15:19 GMT
    Sealed Air Corporation announced Wednesday that it is relocating its global headquarters and moving to Charlotte. The company is expected to create more than 1,200 jobs.
    Sealed Air Corporation announced Wednesday that it is relocating its global headquarters to Charlotte. The company is expected to create more than 1,200 jobs.
  • Woman Talks about Marriage to a Strip Club Mogel, Relationship With Cannon

    Woman Talks about Marriage to a Strip Club Mogel, Relationship With Cannon

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:19:51 GMT
    It's the story that's never been told on television. The story of Jackie Baucom, the estranged wife of David "Slim" Baucom, the owner of a number successful strip clubs in the Charlotte region. Her husband, most recently, has been tied to the Former Mayor of Charlotte, Patrick Cannon. Cannon pled guilty to corruption charges, and admitted to taking bribes from an area club owner.
    It's the story that's never been told on television. The story of Jackie Baucom, the estranged wife of David "Slim" Baucom, the owner of a number successful strip clubs in the Charlotte region. Her husband, most recently, has been tied to the Former Mayor of Charlotte, Patrick Cannon. Cannon pled guilty to corruption charges, and admitted to taking bribes from an area club owner.
  • Kids Make Waves at the YWCA

    Kids Make Waves at the YWCA

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:52:16 GMT
    The YWCA of Central Carolinas has eleven youth learning centers in Mecklenburg and Union Counties.
    The YWCA of Central Carolinas has eleven youth learning centers in Mecklenburg and Union Counties.
  • Spectra Group Creates 250 IT/Financial Jobs in Charlotte

    Spectra Group Creates 250 IT/Financial Jobs in Charlotte

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:29 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:29:45 GMT
    Governor Pat McCrory and the North Carolina Commerce Secretary announced that Spectra Group, Inc. plans to create 250 jobs in Charlotte by the end of 2018.
    Governor Pat McCrory and the North Carolina Commerce Secretary announced that Spectra Group, Inc. plans to create 250 jobs in Charlotte by the end of 2018.
  • Charlotte Schools Teach Language Skills Year Round

    Charlotte Schools Teach Language Skills Year Round

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:37:00 GMT
    Do you remember that Spanish class in high school...Or maybe that French course in college? Now just imagine going to a foreign country and taking all your classes in that language. Total emersion can be overwhelming. That's a reality many kids in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are facing every day.
    Do you remember that Spanish class in high school...Or maybe that French course in college? Now just imagine going to a foreign country and taking all your classes in that language. Total emersion can be overwhelming. That's a reality many kids in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are facing every day.
  • A Young Driver with Big Dreams

    A Young Driver with Big Dreams

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:16:49 GMT
    A young driver is gunning to keep his winning streak alive at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
    12-year-old Chandler Smith is gunning to keep his winning streak alive at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
  • Charlotte Jewish Leader Returns Safely from Israel

    Charlotte Jewish Leader Returns Safely from Israel

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:07:52 GMT
    As violence rages in the Middle East, a Charlotte native has returned home safely from her trip to Israel. Sue Worrel, executive director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte, spent eight days in the northern region and flew home Monday.
    As violence rages in the Middle East, a Charlotte native has returned home safely from her trip to Israel. Sue Worrel, executive director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte, spent eight days in the northern region and flew home Monday.
  • Artspace Gets Push Back

    Artspace Gets Push Back

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:52:26 GMT
    You might remember a story we brought you a few weeks ago about "The Hive," an art incubator part of a larger revitalization of downtown Gastonia,
    You might remember a story we brought you a few weeks ago about "The Hive," an art incubator part of a larger revitalization of downtown Gastonia,
  • Veterans Statue Missing In Waxhaw

    Veterans Statue Missing In Waxhaw

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:36:24 GMT
    The Waxhaw Police Department is asking for help finding a missing statue. The statue is of a solider kneeling and was located at the Veterans Memorial Wall in downtown Waxhaw. It has been missing since Monday.
    The Waxhaw Police Department is asking for help finding a missing statue. The statue is of a solider kneeling and was located at the Veterans Memorial Wall in downtown Waxhaw. It has been missing since Monday.
  • York County approves "In God We Trust"

    York County approves "In God We Trust"

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:16 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:16:02 GMT
    York County Council will "permanently and prominently" display the words "In God We Trust" in its chambers after a 6-0 vote on Monday.
    York County Council will "permanently and prominently" display the words "In God We Trust" in its chambers after a 6-0 vote on Monday.
  • Unanimous Vote to Change CMS Students' Eligibility for Extracurricular Activity

    Unanimous Vote to Change CMS Students' Eligibility for Extracurricular Activity

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:00:27 GMT
    The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education met on Tuesday night to discuss a proposal to change the extracurricular activity eligibility for rising high school students.
    The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education met on Tuesday night to discuss a proposal to change the extracurricular activity eligibility for rising high school students.
  • Police: Woman Robbed at Gunpoint at Charlotte YMCA

    Police: Woman Robbed at Gunpoint at Charlotte YMCA

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:04:10 GMT
    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a sixty-one year old woman was robbed at gunpoint in Charlotte on Monday night.The alleged incident occurred at the McCrorey YMCA on Beatties Ford Road just after 7 pm.
    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a sixty-one year old woman was robbed at gunpoint in Charlotte on Monday night.The alleged incident occurred at the McCrorey YMCA on Beatties Ford Road just after 7 pm.
  • Chikungunya Virus Confirmed in Cabarrus County

    Chikungunya Virus Confirmed in Cabarrus County

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:02:09 GMT
    Chikungunya virus has arrived in Cabarrus County. The patient had recently traveled to a Caribbean country.
    Chikungunya virus has arrived in Cabarrus County. The patient had recently traveled to a Caribbean country.
  • CONSUMER ALERT: Trader Joe's recalls fruit

    CONSUMER ALERT: Trader Joe's recalls fruit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:55 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:55:43 GMT
    Trader Joe's is recalling fruit sold in it’s stores between June 2 and July 19.
    Trader Joe's is recalling fruit sold in its stores between June 2 and July 19.
  • Cabarrus County Commission Votes to Rename North Cabarrus Park

    Cabarrus County Commission Votes to Rename North Cabarrus Park

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:49:17 GMT
    Monday night Cabarrus County commissioners voted to re-name the North Cabarrus Park in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War. The decision Monday to change the name of the park to Vietnam Veterans Park came after the Kannapolis mayor recommended the park not be re-named because he feels it may be confusing to people in the area.
    Monday night Cabarrus County commissioners voted to re-name the North Cabarrus Park in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War. The decision Monday to change the name of the park to Vietnam Veterans Park came after the Kannapolis mayor recommended the park not be re-named because he feels it may be confusing to people in the area.
  • Fox Bite Triggers First Catawba County Rabies Case of 2014

    Fox Bite Triggers First Catawba County Rabies Case of 2014

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:13:20 GMT
    Catawba County confirms first rabies case this year.
    Catawba County confirms first rabies case this year.
  • Neighbors Nervous about Proposed Industrial Park

    Neighbors Nervous about Proposed Industrial Park

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:02:09 GMT
    People who live off of Startown Road in Catawba County are concerned about a proposed industrial park slated for a piece of farm land. The tract is more than 100 acres, and is between Startown Road and Robinwood Road.
    People who live off of Startown Road in Catawba County are concerned about a proposed industrial park slated for a piece of farm land. The tract is more than 100 acres, and is between Startown Road and Robinwood Road.

  • Standing-Room Only Crowd At Cabarrus County Commission Meeting To Talk About Budget Cuts

    Standing-Room Only Crowd At Cabarrus County Commission Meeting To Talk About Budget Cuts

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:58:35 GMT
    The Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners heard from upset residents Monday night about last-minute cuts to the county budget. It was the first meeting since commissioners slashed $3.9 million from the county’s budget last month.

    The Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners heard from upset residents Monday night about last-minute cuts to the county budget. It was the first meeting since commissioners slashed $3.9 million from the county’s budget last month.
  • Latin American Coalition Advocate Detained

    Latin American Coalition Advocate Detained

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:05:20 GMT
    Rausel Arista was detained this morning while attempting to board a flight to Charlotte from Buffalo.
    Rausel Arista was detained this morning while attempting to board a flight to Charlotte from Buffalo.
  • To Heaven and Back: Local dies three times following car accident

    To Heaven and Back: Local dies three times following car accident

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-07-22 01:58:23 GMT
    Landon Whitley lost his father in a car accident, but he, too, was pronounced dead at the scene. He says he went to heaven -- and returned three times.
    Landon Whitley lost his father in a car accident, but he, too, was pronounced dead at the scene. He says he went to heaven -- and returned three times.
  • BBB Releases Half Dirty Dozen List

    BBB Releases Half Dirty Dozen List

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-07-22 01:50:25 GMT
    The Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont released their annual “Half Dirty Dozen” list today, which ranks six local businesses according to their bad BBB rating.
    The Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont released their annual “Half Dirty Dozen” list today, which ranks six local businesses according to their bad BBB rating.
  • Jackie Baucom Speaks Exclusively to MyFoxCarolinas

    Jackie Baucom Speaks Exclusively to MyFoxCarolinas

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:19:31 GMT
    It's been a long road for Jackie Baucom. A marriage to a powerful Charlotte strip club owner, the victim of domestic abuse, life as a swinger, and the challenge of starting over.
    It's been a long road for Jackie Baucom. A marriage to a powerful Charlotte strip club owner, the victim of domestic abuse, life as a swinger, and the challenge of starting over.
  • Welcome Home Soldier: 760th Engineering Company Soldiers Arrive to Charlotte

    Welcome Home Soldier: 760th Engineering Company Soldiers Arrive to Charlotte

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:49:02 GMT
    Tears, smiles, and salutes. Families welcome home their 760th Engineering Company soldiers from Afghanistan.
    Tears, smiles, and salutes. Families welcome home their 760th Engineering Company soldiers from Afghanistan.
  • Mooresville Soldier Comes Home

    Mooresville Soldier Comes Home

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:44:59 GMT
    Tears, smiles, and salutes. There wasn't a dry eye in sight as families welcomed home their 760th Engineering Company soldiers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
    Tears, smiles, and salutes. There wasn't a dry eye in sight as families welcomed home their 760th Engineering Company soldiers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
  • Hornets Add Former UNC Star Williams

    Hornets Add Former UNC Star Williams

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:22:44 GMT
    Signing with Charlotte is a homecoming of sorts for Williams, who helped North Carolina win the 2005 NCAA Championship in his only season there.
    Signing with Charlotte is a homecoming of sorts for Williams, who helped North Carolina win the 2005 NCAA Championship in his only season there.
  • Dance Academy Brings Hope to Disabled Children

    Dance Academy Brings Hope to Disabled Children

    Monday, July 21 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-07-21 19:50:36 GMT
    DanceAbility is a nonprofit that provides free dance classes to kids who would otherwise, might never experience it. The classes are an hour long and include dancing, arts and crafts and free play. And it’s completely free.
    DanceAbility is a nonprofit that provides free dance classes to kids who would otherwise, might never experience it. The classes are an hour long and include dancing, arts and crafts and free play. And it’s completely free.
  • Over 50 mini-chefs invaded the White House

    Over 50 mini-chefs invaded the White House

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:00 PM EDT2014-07-21 17:00:11 GMT
    Over 50 children representing all U.S. states went to the White House courtesy of First Lady Michelle Obama Friday. These children are winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge – a nationwide recipe challenge to promote healthy lunches.
    Over 50 children representing all U.S. states went to the White House courtesy of First Lady Michelle Obama Friday. These children are winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge – a nationwide recipe challenge to promote healthy lunches.
  • New Bill Links Veterans with Education

    New Bill Links Veterans with Education

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:08:26 GMT
    A bill signed into law by Governor Pat McCrory will allow members of the military and their spouses to convert specialized training into college credits.
    A bill signed into law by Governor Pat McCrory will allow members of the military and their spouses to convert specialized training into college credits.
  • Jazzy Kirkley Quits Alcohol for new Addiction: Boxing

    Jazzy Kirkley Quits Alcohol for new Addiction: Boxing

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-21 14:32:29 GMT
    Growing up wasn't easy for Jazzy Kirkley. He didn't have a mom or dad and he was raised by another family. "I grew up on a farm in the country," Kirkley said. "My mom and dad left me with a white family. That family raised me as a kid." Today, family is everything to Kirkley. But his favorite thing to do? Throw some punches.
    Growing up wasn't easy for Jazzy Kirkley. He didn't have a mom or dad and he was raised by another family. "I grew up on a farm in the country," Kirkley said. "My mom and dad left me with a white family. That family raised me as a kid." Today, family is everything to Kirkley. But his favorite thing to do? Throw some punches.
  • Female Forrest Gump Visits Charlotte

    Female Forrest Gump Visits Charlotte

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:17 AM EDT2014-07-21 14:17:10 GMT
    Her feet hurt. Or at least, they should. Anna Judd has run to Charlotte from California, 2,700 miles. It’s taken her three months to get to the Queen City, and her journey isn’t over.
    Her feet hurt. Or at least, they should. Anna Judd has run to Charlotte from California, 2,700 miles. It’s taken her three months to get to the Queen City, and her journey isn’t over.
  • Catawba Bingo Welcomed Back to Rock Hill

    Catawba Bingo Welcomed Back to Rock Hill

    Sunday, July 20 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-07-21 03:42:51 GMT
    High stakes bingo is in high gear in Rock Hill. For the first time since 2006 the Catawba Indian Nation has a bingo hall in York County."It's nice to have Catawba bingo back in Rock Hill," said player William Good.The Catawbas are just as excited to have this bingo hall open as the people who have poured in during the grand opening weekend."They were so very happy that Catawba bingo was back," said Catawba Chief Bill Harris. "That's a positive response to an opening day."The building that is ...
    High stakes bingo is in high gear in Rock Hill. For the first time since 2006 the Catawba Indian Nation has a bingo hall in York County."It's nice to have Catawba bingo back in Rock Hill," said player William Good.The Catawbas are just as excited to have this bingo hall open as the people who have poured in during the grand opening weekend."They were so very happy that Catawba bingo was back," said Catawba Chief Bill Harris. "That's a positive response to an opening day."The building that is ...
  • Where Were You When Man First Set Foot on the Moon?

    Where Were You When Man First Set Foot on the Moon?

    Sunday, July 20 2014 9:52 PM EDT2014-07-21 01:52:33 GMT
    Forty-five years ago today, the Apollo 11 mission landed the first humans on the moon.
    Forty-five years ago today, the Apollo 11 mission landed the first humans on the moon.
  • New Survey Results on Small Businesses Doesn't Match Owner Experience

    New Survey Results on Small Businesses Doesn't Match Owner Experience

    Sunday, July 20 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-07-20 22:45:15 GMT
    The city of Charlotte has received high grades for small business friendliness, but several owners in the area argue the marks don't meet their own experiences.
    The city of Charlotte has received high grades for small business friendliness, but several owners in the area argue the marks don't meet their own experiences.
  • Charlotte Fire Department Battles 3 Alarm Warehouse Fire

    Charlotte Fire Department Battles 3 Alarm Warehouse Fire

    Sunday, July 20 2014 12:23 PM EDT2014-07-20 16:23:01 GMT
    The Charlotte Fire Department responded to a three alarm fire at a warehouse on the 1100 block of Tar Heel Road on Saturday.
    The Charlotte Fire Department responded to a three alarm fire at a warehouse on the 1100 block of Tar Heel Road on Saturday.
  • Plaza Midwood Moms Determined To Stop Fast Drivers

    Plaza Midwood Moms Determined To Stop Fast Drivers

    Sunday, July 20 2014 8:17 AM EDT2014-07-20 12:17:12 GMT
    People who live on Ivey Drive and Morningside Drive in Plaza Midwood are sick of cars speeding down their streets.
    People who live on Ivey Drive and Morningside Drive in Plaza Midwood are sick of cars speeding down their streets.
  • Carowinds: New Rides and Teases

    Carowinds: New Rides and Teases

    Saturday, July 19 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-07-20 03:43:54 GMT
    Guests can enjoy new waterslides and a dining hall. They can also guess what the park has up it's sleeve for 2015.
    Guests can enjoy new waterslides and a dining hall. They can also guess what the park has up it's sleeve for 2015.
  • Cupcake Craze

    Cupcake Craze

    Saturday, July 19 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-07-20 01:51:46 GMT
    Jenna Caiazzo did an in studio interview with the owner of Cupcrazed in Fort Mill, SC. It's a unique cupcake shop, where the owner Heather McDonnell.
    Jenna Caiazzo did an in studio interview with the owner of Cupcrazed in Fort Mill, SC. It's a unique cupcake shop, where the owner Heather McDonnell.
  • Growing Latino Population Helps Revitalize Businesses Off Central Avenue

    Growing Latino Population Helps Revitalize Businesses Off Central Avenue

    Saturday, July 19 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-07-19 21:47:33 GMT
    An area that once saw many businesses close shop is now getting a facelift. Community leaders say that’s because of the growth of the Hispanic population in our area. It’s the block on Central Avenue near Eastway and Albermarle. 
    An area that once saw many businesses close shop is now getting a facelift. Community leaders say that’s because of the growth of the Hispanic population in our area. It’s the block on Central Avenue near Eastway and Albermarle. 
  • Kings Mountain Casino Update

    Kings Mountain Casino Update

    Saturday, July 19 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-07-19 18:00:42 GMT
    A casino might soon be within driving distance of the Charlotte area. But the people of Kings Mountain aren’t sold on the casino just yet.
    A casino might soon be within driving distance of the Charlotte area. But the people of Kings Mountain aren’t sold on the casino just yet.
  • Discovery Place Launches Monthly 'Adults Only' Event

    Discovery Place Launches Monthly 'Adults Only' Event

    Saturday, July 19 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-07-19 17:08:40 GMT
    Science and discovery meets happy hour. That's the idea behind 'Science on the Rocks'. The monthly after hours event will be held at Discovery Place on the third Friday of every month and is geared at getting adults to explore what is typically a facility geared towards children.
    Science and discovery meets happy hour. That's the idea behind 'Science on the Rocks'. The monthly after hours event will be held at Discovery Place on the third Friday of every month and is geared at getting adults to explore what is typically a facility geared towards children.
  • Getting high off frogs: Wingate Ph.D. recognized nationally for research

    Getting high off frogs: Wingate Ph.D. recognized nationally for research

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-19 16:48:11 GMT
    Dr. Krista Wilson of Wingate University is being recognized as one of 10 semifinalists by the American Chemical Society (ACS) in the Chemistry Champions contest -- stemming from her research with the “giant monkey frog” and it’s potential to help create a new pharmaceutical drug.
    Dr. Krista Wilson of Wingate University is being recognized as one of 10 semifinalists by the American Chemical Society (ACS) in the Chemistry Champions contest -- stemming from her research with the “giant monkey frog” and it’s potential to help create a new pharmaceutical drug.
  • NoDa Adds Parking Lot

    NoDa Adds Parking Lot

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:24:58 GMT
    A new parking lot could be the solution to NoDa's parking problem.
    A new parking lot could be the solution to NoDa's parking problem.
  • Cabarrus County Church Growing Food For The Hungry As Need Increases

    Cabarrus County Church Growing Food For The Hungry As Need Increases

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:13:17 GMT
    Central United Methodist Church in Concord has raised, harvested, and donated 1600 pounds of food since May to the Cooperative Christian Ministry's Food Pantry. The church has a plot of land at the Elma C. Lomax Incubator Farm, and this year's crop has been the most plentiful in three years.
    Central United Methodist Church in Concord has raised, harvested, and donated 1600 pounds of food since May to the Cooperative Christian Ministry's Food Pantry. The church has a plot of land at the Elma C. Lomax Incubator Farm, and this year's crop has been the most plentiful in three years.
  • Stephenson Brings Experience, Edge To Hornets

    Stephenson Brings Experience, Edge To Hornets

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-07-19 00:18:35 GMT
    In his first press conference as a Hornet, Lance Stephenson talked about using his playoff experience to help his new team.
    In his first press conference as a Hornet, Lance Stephenson talked about using his playoff experience to help his new team.
  • Chuck Norris and Local Man Take On Cancer

    Chuck Norris and Local Man Take On Cancer

    Friday, July 18 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-07-18 23:06:26 GMT
    Jack Bretz Jr. fights on the mat in karate but for the past year, he has been combating a very different fight.
    Jack Bretz Jr. fights on the mat in karate but for the past year, he has been combating a very different fight.
  • Obamacare Options - Who Can Still Sign Up?

    Obamacare Options - Who Can Still Sign Up?

    Friday, July 18 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-07-18 23:03:47 GMT
    Even though the deadline is over, you could still qualify for Obamacare. Nearly 8 million people signed up before the March 31st deadline.
    Even though the deadline is over, you could still qualify for Obamacare. Nearly 8 million people signed up before the March 31st deadline.
  • American Idol Hopefuls Line Up in South Carolina

    American Idol Hopefuls Line Up in South Carolina

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:00:30 GMT
    American Idol is back on the road to find undiscovered talents all over the country. The Bus Tour auditions in Myrtle Beach kicks off the Season 14 search.
    American Idol is back on the road to find undiscovered talents all over the country. The Bus Tour auditions in Myrtle Beach kicks off the Season 14 search.
  • Ex-UNC Star's Sister Found Dead

    Ex-UNC Star's Sister Found Dead

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-07-18 15:57:50 GMT
    Reggie Bullock's sister was found dead in Baltimore on Wednesday.
    Reggie Bullock's sister was found dead in Baltimore on Wednesday.
  • Is Spray Tanning Safe

    Is Spray Tanning Safe

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:05:47 GMT
    Some people are taking in the sunny rays at the beach while some are hitting the tanning beds. There is a growing trend in Charlotte to get a glowing look....spray tanning. Is it any safer though?
    Some people are taking in the sunny rays at the beach while some are hitting the tanning beds. There is a growing trend in Charlotte to get a glowing look....spray tanning. Is it any safer though?
  • Charlotte Convention Center Hosts Record Dinner For AKA Boule

    Charlotte Convention Center Hosts Record Dinner For AKA Boule

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:01:12 GMT
    The Charlotte Convention Center hosted a record setting dinner Wednesday evening. More than 10,000 members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority ate dinner at the venue. According to organizers, this is not only the largest dinner in the center's history, it is also the largest in North Carolina.
    The Charlotte Convention Center hosted a record setting dinner Wednesday evening. More than 10,000 members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority ate dinner at the venue. According to organizers, this is not only the largest dinner in the center's history, it is also the largest in North Carolina.
  • International Travelers Closely Watching Turmoil Overseas

    International Travelers Closely Watching Turmoil Overseas

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-18 02:40:35 GMT
    The latest unrest in the Middle East and the attack on the Malaysia Airlines flight, Thursday, has international travelers on edge.
    The latest unrest in the Middle East and the attack on the Malaysia Airlines flight, Thursday, has international travelers on edge.
  • NAACP To Hold Meeting Next Week on Hiring Practices, Allegations of Police Brutality in East Spencer

    NAACP To Hold Meeting Next Week on Hiring Practices, Allegations of Police Brutality in East Spencer

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-07-18 02:24:37 GMT
    The Salisbury-Rowan NAACP says it has received "serious complaints" which warrant investigation regarding allegations of police brutality and misconduct in the town of East Spencer. The NAACP is holding a meeting June 24 from 6-8 p.m. to talk with residents about the process of filing complaints.
    The Salisbury-Rowan NAACP says it has received "serious complaints" which warrant investigation regarding allegations of police brutality and misconduct in the town of East Spencer. The NAACP is holding a meeting June 24 from 6-8 p.m. to talk with residents about the process of filing complaints.
  • I am not my makeup....am I?

    I am not my makeup....am I?

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:09:48 GMT
    Colbie Caillat’s “Try” video and song got me thinking… am I really confident enough and do I accept who I am enough to go without makeup?
    Colbie Caillat’s “Try” video and song got me thinking… am I really confident enough and do I accept who I am enough to go without makeup?
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