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Video: Hornets owner Michael Jordan smacks Malik Monk in the head
Malik Monk caught the ire of Charlotte Hornets team owner Michael Jordan on Wednesday night. Monk ran out onto the court after Jeremy Lamb hit a go-ahead bucket with 0.3 seconds left on the clock. Monk was called for a technical, which allowed the Hornets to cut the deficit to one.
5 Open Houses To Scope In The NoDa-Midwood-Belmont Area
NODA-MIDWOOD-BELMONT, NC — If you're searching for a new house, there's a good chance you've already browsed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you may have learned roughly what these homes are like from the images, you just can't beat an in-person encounter with the real thi
Charlotte And Several Other Cities Across The Country Are Investigating Multiple Bomb Threats
CHARLOTTE, NC — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating after multiple bomb threats were reported Thursday afternoon across the city. So far, police say none of the threats have been substantiated.
Sonic Automotive Bringing 500 Jobs To Gaston County With New Customer Contact Center
GASTON COUNTY, NC — On Thursday, Governor Cooper announced Sonic Automotive will be opening a new market resource and customer contact center in Gaston County, which will create roughly 500 jobs in the area.
Man dies day after being struck by car on busy Charlotte road
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A man was struck and killed by a vehicle Tuesday night on East. W.T. Harris Boulevard, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said. [Pedestrian struck, killed on Independence Boulevard in east Charlotte]
Teenage girl arrested, charged in shooting death of east Charlotte woman
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police have made an arrest in connection with the October shooting death of a woman in east Charlotte. Yamina Rookard, 17, has been charged with murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Spectrum Center ranked worst for food violations among sports venues
A new report may make fans think twice before ordering food at Charlotte Hornets games. ESPN's Outside The Lines scoured more than 16,000 food-safety reports for the 111 professional basketball, football, baseball, and hockey venues across North America in 2016 and 2017. According to its findings, C
Video of Possible UFO Lights Off North Carolina Coast Now Going Viral
An unidentified flying object was just filmed and uploaded to YouTube by a fisherman on the North Carolina coast. According to ‘CRLarkin’, his video shows “Stationary orange lights in the sky. Seen east off of Cape Lookout on 11/13/18, roughly between 9-10PM Eastern.”
Slain North Carolina teen 'might be alive' if authorities hadn't overlooked evidence from 2016 case, prosecutor says
LUMBERTON, N.C. -- (WGHP) -- The kidnapping and killing of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar may have been prevented if authorities had properly handled DNA evidence from a separate case last year, a North Carolina prosecutor said.
Santa at Tippett house Thursday; other events scheduled
Chances for children to visit Santa are still available through several events. Santa will be at the Tippett house at 46 Fairlane Drive Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and again on December 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Student in Gaston County charged with threatening to blow up high school
DALLAS, N.C. - Officials said a North Gaston High School student was arrested after writing a threat in the school’s bathroom. [ALSO READ: Teen arrested in connection with gun at Olympic High says he was in wrong place at wrong time]
Cam Newton: 'Disrespectful' gift of a broom extra motivation to beat Saints
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said the broom hanging in his locker, something that was "gifted'' to him last season after the Saints swept three games against their NFC South rival, is motivation for Monday's night's game against New Orleans.
Huge fire erupts on North Carolina highway after tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gas crashes
A large tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gasoline reportedly hit an icy part of the road on I-73 in Greensboro, North Carolina, which sent the vehicle flying. The tractor-trailer flipped onto its side, igniting a massive fire that forced officials to close portions of the highway Thursday mo
Roof collapse kills 3 horses in North Carolina
GASTONIA, N.C. -- A North Carolina family says that snow caved in the roof of an equestrian event space, killing three horses. The Lovelace family tells The Gaston Gazette the roof caved in Sunday night at the building at Sunnyside Farms near Bessemer City. They discovered the three horses dead arou
Wannabe thief disguised as Walmart employee tries to use receipt to steal
GASTONIA, N.C. - A couple at the Walmart in east Gastonia said a man pretending to be an employee demanded their receipt and threatened them with pepper spray Monday. Jerry Butler thinks the imposter wanted to use their receipt to steal items from the store.
Churches collecting winter clothing, coats
The deadline to take part in the Missionaries Winter Clothing Drive at Center Baptist Church in Gastonia is fast approaching. The church is accepting socks, gloves, hats and scarves that will be donated to the homeless.
Volunteer group offers help to drivers stuck in the snow after winter storm
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A group of volunteers in the counties west of Charlotte have banded together to offer help to members of the public who may have run into car trouble due to winter weather.
Here are Charlotte's top 5 Mediterranean spots
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Mediterranean spots around Charlotte, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.
5 New Homes For Sale In The NoDa-Midwood-Belmont Area
NODA-MIDWOOD-BELMONT, NC — Looking for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some help in your search? Thanks to our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Good causes: Fun charity events in Charlotte this week
From a holiday pop-up shop event to a sneaker ball, there's plenty to do when it comes to good causes coming up in Charlotte this week. Read on for a rundown. Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commiss