Taylor Berman · 03/26/14 01:26PM

Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon was arrested on Wednesday and charged with theft and bribery. Cannon, a Democrat, allegedly accepted more than $48,000 in bribes from undercover FBI agents between January 2013 and February 2014.

Lacey Donohue · 11/27/13 08:16PM

According to the Misery Map, a live map that combines real-time weather and flight data, the most miserable airport in the country is currently Charlotte, followed closely by all New York area airports. Feel free to share your Thanksgiving travel misery with all of us.

North Carolina Student Spiked Teacher's Coffee With Butt Enhancing Pills

Taylor Berman · 10/07/12 07:05PM

According to a police report, a student at Charlotte's Independence High School spiked a teacher's coffee with a "butt-enhancing drug." Ellen Vick, a technical education teacher at the school, reported the incident Monday of last week. School investigators then discovered a package of GluteBoost, which contained three empty capsules and a full one, although it's not exactly clear where the package was found.

Hamilton Nolan · 09/05/12 09:19AM

Barack Obama's DNC speech tomorrow will be given indoors, not in a football stadium, due to "severe weather forecasts."