An American Airlines plane with University of Pittsburgh cheerleaders and fans aboard had just taken off for Greensboro when an odor forced it back to Charlotte. Officials haven’t said what caused the smell.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a masked assailant who carjacked a woman at an ATM on Woodlawn Road and tried to sexually assault her. Police released surveillance photos of the attacker.
Shelby Tripp of Stokes, NC, listened to her mom and bought a scratch-off lottery ticket at a Speedway in Greenville. She won $4 million on the $150 Million Cash Explosion ticket. Mom’s house to be redecorated.
Lockdowns and drills, once a minor disruption in Charlotte Mecklenburg schools, now spark anxiety in some students and parents after a fatal school shooting, a chilling threat and several guns found in schools.
Patrick Braxton-Andrew, the Davidson schoolteacher who was presumed missing for weeks in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, is believed to have been murdered by a drug trafficker, according to an official.
North Carolina Schools Superintendent Mark Johnson emailed parents around the state with an offer of a chance to win $250 if they took an online survey about student testing. Critics say it’s a PR scheme.
The film “Green Book,” starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali, shows how blacks traveling in the United States used “The Negro Motorist Green Book” to find accepting businesses, including in North Carolina.
Hurricane Florence’s impact on farmers in North Carolina shouldn’t have much effect on the price or availability of turkey or ham for your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners. Side dishes may be another matter.
A former Rowan-Salisbury Schools teacher is charged with statutory rape and having sex with one of her China Grove Elementary School students in North Carolina, according to arrest warrants and local police.
Two Marines from Camp Lejeune and two members of the Navy’s Seal Team 6 have been charged in the murder of Green Beret Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar. The Green Beret was killed at a U.S. compound in Africa in 2017.
A Fayetteville, North Carolina, woman went to Dollar Tree to get some Dove soap, but it was closed. She went to Food Lion and bought a $5 Mega Bucks scratch-off ticket that won the top prize of $200,000.
Hania Noelia Aguilar has been missing since Nov. 5, when she was forced into a vehicle outside her Lumberton, North Carolina, home. The kidnapping is featured as the FBI’s most wanted case of the week.
A U.S. military transport plane accidentally dropped a Humvee vehicle into a rural area near Cameron, N.C. on Oct. 24, 2018, miles away from the intended drop zone at Fort Bragg. The vehicle landed in a wooded area between homes.