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Charlotte Hornets' Jeremy Lamb, jumping right, celebrates with teammates Malik Monk, left, Willy Hernangomez, center and Devonte' Graham, front, as Kemba Walker (15) celebrates in background after Lamb's go-ahead and eventual game-winning basket against the Detroit Pistons in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Charlotte won 108-107. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
December 12, 2018 - 11:47 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Hornets celebrated too soon and then weren't sure if they'd be celebrating at all. Meanwhile, team owner Michael Jordan chewed out one of his own players. Jeremy Lamb's first NBA buzzer-beater was no ordinary game-winning shot. Lamb knocked down a 22-foot jumper from the...
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John Woodrum, shovels his car on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, in Roanoke, Va. A massive storm brought snow, sleet, and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South on Sunday — causing dangerously icy roads, immobilizing snowfalls and power losses to hundreds of thousands of people. (Stephanie Klein-Davis /The Roanoke Times via AP)
December 09, 2018 - 6:37 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A massive storm brought snow, sleet, and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South on Sunday — causing dangerously icy roads, immobilizing snowfalls and power losses to hundreds of thousands of people. Accidents on snow-covered interstates caused major delays, hundreds...
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A snow plow moves on a snowy Durham, N.C., street after several inches fell on Sunday Dec. 9, 2018. A storm spreading snow, sleet and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South has millions of people in its path, raising the threat of immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads and possible power outages. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
December 09, 2018 - 5:57 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on severe winter storm hitting parts of the U.S. Southeast (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Divers in North Carolina have been searching for a missing driver whose tractor-trailer crashed through a guardrail and into a river during a massive winter storm. WRAL-TV...
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Denver Nuggets' Mason Plumlee (24) dunks against Charlotte Hornets' Marvin Williams (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
December 07, 2018 - 10:43 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nic Batum knew exactly what was coming when fellow Frenchman Tony Parker raced down the court with a head of steam on a fast break. Parker stopped momentarily planting his right foot, then spun 360 degrees to avoid a defender and scored on a layup on the other side of the rim...
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FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo, Jeffrey Dean Morgan arrives at the LA Premiere of the Season 9 of the AMC's "The Walking Dead" in Los Angeles. A North Carolina animal rescue group says a donkey and an emu who’ve bonded with each other can stay together, thanks to actor Morgan, who plays the villainous Negan on the TV zombie thriller “The Walking Dead.” The Charlotte Observer reports Carolina Waterfowl Rescue Founder Jennifer Gordon says Morgan is adopting them Tuesday, Dec. 4. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File)
December 04, 2018 - 12:17 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina animal rescue group says a donkey and an emu who've bonded with each other can stay together, thanks to actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who plays the villainous Negan on the TV zombie thriller "The Walking Dead." The Charlotte Observer reports Carolina Waterfowl...
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Charlotte Hornets guard Malik Monk, right, steals the ball away from New Orleans Pelicans center Anthony Davis as Hornets forward Frank Kaminsky, left, watches in the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek)
December 02, 2018 - 7:34 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Anthony Davis had 36 points, 19 rebounds and eight assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Charlotte Hornets 119-109 on Sunday. Jrue Holiday added 19 points and eight assists for the Pelicans, who won for only the second time in seven games. New Orleans led by as...
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November 30, 2018 - 6:40 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say rape kit retesting made possible by a federal grant has led to the arrest of a convicted sex offender in a decades-old rape case. News outlets report 52-year-old Christopher Lynn McNear was arrested Wednesday on charges of first-degree rape and...
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November 29, 2018 - 1:01 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say alcohol is suspected to be a factor in a Charlotte wreck that killed a cyclist. The Charlotte Observer reports Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say cyclist Mathew Nicholas Hoffman had been drinking and was not wearing a helmet when he was hit by a car...
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Charlotte Hornets' Frank Kaminsky dunks against the Atlanta Hawks during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
November 28, 2018 - 10:05 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jeremy Lamb scored 22 points, Cody Zeller had a season-high 19 and the Charlotte Hornets avenged a loss to Atlanta with a 108-94 victory over the Hawks on Wednesday night. The Hawks topped the Hornets 124-123 on Sunday night at home when John Collins blocked Kemba Walker's...
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November 22, 2018 - 2:43 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police have arrested two suspects who they say pistol-whipped and robbed a man who discovered them burglarizing a home. The victim told Charlotte-Mecklenburg officers he went inside a friend's house when he noticed a moving truck outside. He found three men burglarizing the...
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