After three days of jury deliberations, Kevin Olsen was found not guilty of rape on all counts.


North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed two bills into law Wednesday to provide relief for those impacted by Hurricane Florence.

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Maddox Ritch, the autistic 6-year-old boy who went missing at a park in Gastonia and was found dead after an emotional, five-day search.

Trump Orders FBI To Open Investigation Into Brett Kavanaugh

Sep 28, 2018
Judge Brett Kavanaugh

Updated 5:25 p.m.

President Donald Trump is directing the FBI to launch a supplemental investigation into his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at the request of the Senate Judiciary Committee.


The Senate Judiciary Committee is meeting Friday morning ahead of a vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court. The vote is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.

Greenville Police Department

Two men are dead Thursday afternoon after a small jet crashed while attempting to land at the Greenville Downtown Airport in South Carolina.

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The Charlotte Area Transit System will make service adjustments on more than 20 bus routes, changing the transit schedule for those routes beginning Oct.1.

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The Charlotte Fire Department is responding to a natural gas leak Thursday in uptown Charlotte.

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee.

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is slated to testify to the Senate Judiciary Committee today along with a woman who has accused him of sexual assault.

Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers and their new owner David Tepper are donating close to $1.5 million to aid Hurricane Florence disaster relief efforts.