Three people were taken to the hospital after a LYNX blue line train hit a car in Charlotte Saturday afternoon. 04:44 PM
Hundreds of teachers attended the two-day Project LIFT "unconference" to learn unconventional ways to engage students.
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Organizers with the grassroots movement Link in the Chain want to let police officers, sheriff's deputies and troopers know they're appreciated. More than a dozen people held signs with the #BlueLivesMatter outside the Greensboro Police Department Saturday, enduring some drizzle to show support for our men and women in blue.
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NC Supreme Court Upholds Duke Energy Rate Increase
On Friday, the NC Supreme Court agreed the utilities commission's approval in 2013 of a profit rate for Duke Energy Carolinas, was supported by competent and substantial evidence and no improper costs would be paid for the increase. 04:27 PM
UNC Charlotte Students Raise Homelessness Awareness
The UNC-Charlotte students slept outside to raise awareness about the homeless community of Charlotte. One member said it was more difficult than he thought it would be. 03:26 PM
Over-the-Counter Drug Giveaway Aims to Reduce Hospital Visits
Knowing just how expensive it can be to stay healthy, North Carolina MedAssist is continuing its push to help those in need stay well without having to go to the doctor 01:51 PM
Expanded Blackbeard Exhibit Opens at Museum in Beaufort
The exhibit includes new artifacts from the ship, Queen Anne's Revenge, and a new conservation laboratory. It opens Saturday. Staff members from the lab in Greenville will conduct demonstrations about how to conserve artifacts from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 03:33 PM
Today in NC History: Jan. 24
In the Spotlight
In 1961, a B-52 bomber, carrying two nuclear weapons, crashed in Wayne County, 10 miles northeast of Seymour-Johnson Air Force Base. Three members of the eight man crew were killed.
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Firefighters Rescue Man in Wheelchair From Burning South Charlotte Home
The fire started at about 5:15 a.m. on Lynn Avenue, near Carmel Road. When firefighters arrived, a woman living in the house told them her husband was stuck inside. 07:49 AM
Bill Cosby Performance Scheduled for Charlotte Postponed
Comedian Bill Cosby, who is facing numerous accusations from women who say he drugged them and sexually abused them, has postponed his appearance in Charlotte. 09:59 AM
BB Gun Mistaken for Handgun Leads to Incident near Elementary School
Someone called 911 Friday after spotting two students near the campus of Thomasboro Academy in Charlotte carrying what they thought was handgun. The school’s resource officer responded. 08:59 AM
Big Splashes Unlikely as NC Lawmakers Start 2015 Session
The General Assembly reconvenes Wednesday following a two-week hiatus from opening day ceremonies to get down to passing legislation for the next two years. 01:14 PM
Volvo Plant Could be Heading to NC
Swedish car maker Volvo is looking to open a new manufacturing plant in the United States to help in its resurgence. The British newspaper Financial Times says the state of North Carolina is being looked at as a possible location. 01/23/2015 07:39 PM