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Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied
Members of key congressional committees are pledging a full public airing as to why former FBI director James Comey was ousted amid an intensifying investigation into Russia's interference with the U.S. election.
Questions about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit
President Donald Trump is set to visit Israel on a two-day trip, his agenda marked by elusive pursuit of peace between Israelis and Palestinians.
3 white men, 2 white woman picked for Bill Cosby jury so far
Lawyers in Bill Cosby's sex assault case this week hope to find a dozen jurors and six alternates willing to be sequestered nearly 300 miles from home.
Trump budget promises balance in decade, relies on deep cuts
Trump's blueprint for the 2018 budget year includes a wave of cuts to benefit programs such as Medicaid, federal employee pensions, welfare benefits and farm subsidies.
19 dead after suspected explosion at Ariana Grande concert in England
Police are warning people to stay away from a Manchester arena following a deadly incident.
North Korea says ready to deploy, mass-produce new missile
In what Pyongyang says is its answer to President Donald Trump's policies, North Korea claims it's ready to deploy and start mass producing a new midrange missile.
Sex offender living near Salisbury High arrested
A registered sex offender who was recently placed on the Rowan Sheriff's Most Wanted list has been arrested, and detectives say he was living within 1000 feet of Salisbury High School.
Target in Huntersville evacuated after fire reported in store
The incident happened around 5 p.m. at the Target on the 9800 block of Sam Furr Road.
North Meck HS teacher accused of sex crime with student
Brandon Flowers, 29, was arrested around 12:30 p.m. Monday and charged with three counts each of sex act with a student and felony indecent liberties with a student.
Family identifies girl killed in Union Co. crash as 11-year-old with beautifu...
"Laila’s heart was so beautiful. She always just wanted to make everyone smile."
Senate Republicans quietly working on health overhaul bill
In closed-door meetings, Senate Republicans are trying to write legislation dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law.
Piano overturned, window broken on S. Main Street
One of the pianos used in the "Tickle Our Ivories" event was overturned and a window shattered at a local business on Monday morning.