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Crash closes part of I-485 in Matthews

WBTV graphic A crash closed part of Interstate 485 inner near Matthews Tuesday morning. The wreck happened on I-485 between Highway 74 and John Street, closing the area. Police are asking drivers to avoid the area if possible. There's no word on what caused the crash or how many vehicles were invo

WBTV - 2018-01-16 14:25:52

Vets warning pet owners about dog flu in NC

Frightening new video, seen more than 15 million times on Facebook, shows a dog shaking uncontrollably. The dog's owner posted it to warn others about the dog flu. "There have been a couple of confirmed cases in North Carolina," Long Animal Hospital Associate Veterinarian Samantha Fulton said. Two

WCNC - 2018-01-16 04:21:57

CMPD responds to reports of people barricaded inside home

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police surrounded a home Tuesday morning in west Charlotte after receiving reports of people barricaded inside, according to an officer on the scene. A Channel 9 photographer spoke to police at the scene on Saint Paul Street near Jennings Street about the situ

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-16 16:15:26

Suspect who shot officer, 3 deputies in York County also shot SLED helicopter

Trent Faris with the York County Sheriff's Office told Channel 9 that around 10:10 p.m., deputies responded to the call on Farrier Lane, just outside the town of York. Faris said the suspect, 47-year-old Christian Thomas McCall, was assaulting a woman in the home, but when deputies arrived, he had t

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-16 16:13:40

TRACKING: Snow arrives Wednesday; Winter Weather advisories issued

TUESDAY: It was a cold start to Tuesday around Charlotte, with most neighborhoods in the 20s before dawn. Winter Weather Advisories were issued for most of the area for Wednesday. Avery County Schools announced they would be dismissed early Tuesday. All schools will dismiss at 1:30 p.m., except for

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-16 16:59:57

Officer-involved shooting in York County under investigation

It is unclear whether anyone was injured in an officer-involved shooting in York County Tuesday morning. There is an active crime scene unfolding near the intersection of South Paraham Road at Charlotte Highway in York. Multiple sheriff deputies, Emergency Medical Services and fire officials are on

WBTV - 2018-01-16 09:23:14

Circle K robbery suspect crashes vehicle after police chase

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A man wanted in connection to an armed robbery in east Charlotte crashed his vehicle following a brief police chase early Monday morning. The armed robbery occurred at 1:00 a.m. Monday, Jan. 15 at the Circe K located at 7225 Albemarle Road. Police said the suspect, Me

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-01-15 23:06:00

Charlotte deputy killed during domestic-related shooting, sheriff says

A Mecklenburg County sheriff's deputy was found shot to death in a Charlotte home Monday, the sheriff's office reports. According to WSOC, James Hawkins was shot to death on Ashley Meadow Drive in a domestic-related shooting, and this wife Rataba, who is also a deputy, is part of the investigation.

ABC11.COM - 2018-01-16 10:55:46

Early release for Pickens schools today

Jasper, Georgia - Due to inclement weather predicted to arrive in Pickens County this afternoon, the Pickens County School System will be operating on an early-release schedule today, Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Schools will begin releasing at the following times: Harmony Elementary/Hill City Elemen

PICKENS COUNTY PROGRESS - 2018-01-16 18:39:00

Washington Renters' Protections May Be On the Way

It was a car accident that catapulted Gina Owens into advocacy. In 2000, Owens was working as a medical assistant and activism wasn't on her radar, but a collision left her with disabilities that prevented her from continuing with her job. The landlords of her Central District apartment were underst

SEATTLE WEEKLY - 2018-01-16 15:00:00

Man struck, killed by Sounder train in Seattle

Sound Transit's north line Sounder train service between Seattle and Everett has been suspended after a man was struck and killed on the tracks. KOMO-TV reports that the northbound train fatally struck a 60-year-old man at around 6 a.m. Tuesday. Police have responded to the scene of the accident. Th

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 15:29:00

March, rallies, other events planned for MLK Day in Seattle

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. SEATTLE -- A march, rallies and other events will mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Seattle on Monday. The largest of the events will take place a Garfield High School at 23rd and Jefferson. A career/opportunity fair will be held there from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. There will b

KOMO NEWS - 2018-01-15 08:19:02

Police arrest suspect after woman found in North Seattle house fire

Police are investigating the suspicious death of a woman who was found dead in a Seattle home Monday. Officers were doing a welfare check about 10:15 a.m. in the 2500 block of Northeast 107th Street when they heard a smoke alarm inside the home and saw smoke. The officers called the fire department

KING-5 - 2018-01-16 07:01:00

Death investigation shuts down part of Seattle's Lake City Way

(KIRO 7) Seattle police are investigating a death in Seattle's Lake City neighborhood that has shut down a portion of Seattle's busy Lake City Way Northeast at Northeast 107th. SWAT officers and vehicles, numerous police officers and crime scene tape in front of what appears to be a business. There

MYNORTHWEST.COM - 2018-01-15 19:40:00

SWAT team called after body found during fire investigation in Seattle

SEATTLE - SWAT and fire crews were on the scene of a fire and death investigation near Lake City Way on Monday. Officials had released few details of the incident, which began as a fire investigation in the 2500 block of N.E. 107th St. on Monday morning. During the investigation, a body was found. F

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-01-15 20:39:32

Seattle police investigating woman's death as suspicious

Police say homicide detectives are investigating the death of a woman in the Lake City neighborhood of Seattle. Seattle Police Department Detective Mark Jamieson says officers responded at 10:15 a.m. Monday to a Lake City residence to check the welfare of someone who lives there. Jamieson says as of

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-15 23:20:00

Suspect Arrested In North Seattle Murder

SEATTLE, WA - A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the discovery of a woman's body in a North Seattle home Monday morning, according to police. The suspect was arrested in downtown Seattle shortly after the body was discovered. Seattle officers responded to a home near the intersect

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:07:50

Snow day likely ahead! Update for Lynchburg, Danville and Roanoke area

Hey friends! Here are answers to your questions including amounts of snow, timing, roads, and schools. While the maps and amounts will continue to change slightly, we're confident our area will have measurable snow late Tuesday and Wednesday. SNOW TOTALS: -Most common snowfall amounts: 1" to 3". Thi

WSET - 2018-01-15 13:07:58

Lynchburg area forecast to get 1 to 3 inches of snow

The Lynchburg area is forecast to get 1 to 3 inches of snow overnight into tomorrow morning, according to the National Weather Service. "Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday," the weather service's Blacksburg office wrote in an advisory. According to

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-16 13:15:00

Lynchburg city churches and organizations develop action plan with MLK in mind

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) Several Lynchburg organizations used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to discuss some tough issues in the city. Just a few days after an 18-year-old was shot and killed, leaders are using Dr. King's lessons to help them respond. "It was 50 years ago that he was killed. And the impa

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-01-16 06:40:00