Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «charlotte»

January 15, 2019 11:09 AM South Carolina man escaped fire but then fatally struck by car, officials say

Officials, including the South Carolina Highway Patrol, have joined in an investigation on the death of Tyrone Bush, 53, who had escaped a fire but was fatally struck by a car on Monda, authorities said. (SC.gov) A South Carolina man who was severely burned in a camper but escaped was then fatally hit by a car Monday, officials said. Tyrone Bush, 53, had suffered 389 1

January 4, 2019 10:35 PM Woman thwarts abduction by running into karate studio

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Police say a North Carolina woman thwarted a man trying to abduct her by running into a karate studio. Capt. Jonathan Thomas of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department says a woman was walking to a store Thursday night when a man approached her. He says that when the man grabbed her, she managed to pull away and run inside the studio 101

December 31, 2018 9:02 PM Duke QB Daniel Jones, potential first-round pick, declares for NFL draft

Jones, a three-year starter for the Blue Devils who arrived at the school as a walk-on, is Mel Kiper's No. 3 ranked quarterback and the No. 25 prospect overall on his latest 2019 Big Board. And those listings were made before top-ranked QB Justin Herbert said he was staying at Oregon. In 36 games for Duke, Jones completed 764 of 1,275 passes for 8,201 yards 107

December 30, 2018 2:28 AM Bowl roundup: Clemson routs Notre Dame to reach CFP title game

Trevor Lawrence completed 27 of 39 passes for 327 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 2 Clemson rolled to a 30-3 win over No. 3 Notre Dame on Saturday evening in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Cotton Bowl Classic in Arlington, Texas. Clemson (14-0) advanced to the Jan. 7 national title game, where it will meet the winner of No. 1 Alabama 140

December 24, 2018 5:35 AM NFL roundup: Saints hold off Steelers, clinch home field

Taking advantage of a special teams stop on a fake punt, Drew Brees threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Michael Thomas with 1:25 left to lift the host New Orleans Saints to a 31-28 comeback victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday and clinch home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs. Pittsburgh (8-6-1) led 28-24 with little more than four minutes 181

December 23, 2018 8:28 PM Panthers' Christian McCaffrey sets RB catches record with 106

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers might be having a down season, but Christian McCaffrey is having a record-breaking one. The eighth pick of the 2017 draft broke the NFL's single-season receiving record for a running back Sunday during Carolina's 24-10 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Matt Forte had 102 catches in 2014 for the Chicago Bears. McCaffrey 98

December 18, 2018 9:51 PM MJ tops trio of sports figures on Forbes' wealthiest celebs list

Forbes released its list of America’s 10 wealthiest celebrities on Tuesday, and sprinkled in with the directors and media moguls are a trio of names sports fans will easily recognize. Though his Charlotte Hornets are 29th in Forbes’ list of NBA franchise values, owner Michael Jordan is the highest-rated sports figure on the list at No. 4. According to Forbes 108

December 15, 2018 1:29 PM Megachurch pastor criticized for buying wife $200G Lamborghini

Pastor John Gray came under fire for purchasing a Lamborghini for his wife. (Getty Images/Lamborghini) A South Carolina pastor defended buying his wife a $200,000 Lamborghini Urus as an eighth wedding anniversary present after coming under fire for the purchase. Pastor John Gray, the leader of Relentless Church in Greenville, S.C., came under fire for presenting 125

December 14, 2018 1:19 PM Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Prince William and Kate Middleton debut Christmas card photos

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Kate Middleton and Prince William debuted their Christmas card photos. (Chris Allerton/Matt Porteous/Kensington Palace) ‘Tis the season for Christmas card photos and the British royals did not disappoint. The Kensington Palace released a black and white photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. The shot, taken 125

December 13, 2018 9:39 PM MJ on swipe to Monk's head: Done out of 'only love!'

A day after he took a couple of swipes at the head of one of his players, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan on Thursday explained the strange episode as one meant to teach and show endearment. Late in Wednesday night’s home against Detroit, the Hornets’ Jeremy Lamb hit a 22-foot jump shot to give Charlotte a 108-106 lead, leading Malik Monk and Bismack 106