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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Charlotte’

Miley Cyrus Postpones US Tour Dates Due to Illness

Miley Cyrus officially postponed the remaining dates on the U.S. leg of her Bangerz tour on Friday. The announcement on Cyrus’ website read as follows: “All remaining U.S. dates on the Miley Cyrus Bangerz tour have been postponed. Miley is continuing to recover from the severe allergic reaction she suffered on April 15. Existing tickets will be honored on the …

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Charlotte Mayor Resigns; Accused of Taking Bribes

Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon, who had been in office only six months, resigned Wednesday effective immediately, just hours after he was arrested and accused of taking more than $48,000 in bribes from undercover FBI agents posing as real estate developers and investors wanting to do business with North Carolina’s largest city. According to a press release from U.S. attorney Anne …

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911 Call in Jonathan Ferrell Murder Released

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg police department has released the audio recording of Saturday morning’s 911 call that led to the fatal shooting of Jonathan Ferrell. The bizarre series of events that sparked the infamous 911 call has caused a nationwide outrage. Ferrell was fatally shot 10 times by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer. Around 2:30am early Saturday morning, police were summoned to, Bradfield …

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Randall Kerrick: NC Police Officer Charged with Manslaughter

Around 2:30 AM Saturday, 24 year old Jonathan Ferrell approached the nearest house and started knocking on the door “viciously”. Ferrell had wrecked approximately .5 miles down the road and stopped at the nearest house to ask for help. The woman at home approached the door, expecting her husband to be returning home from work. When she saw Ferrell, the …

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Patrick Ewing Signs on as Charlotte Bobcats Assistant Coach

The Charlotte Bobcats this week hired legendary NBA star Patrick Ewing as an assistant coach. According to the Charlotte Observer, the NBA team has hired Ewing to serve as “top” assistant to head coach Steve Clifford. His title will be “associate head coach.” Ewing retired from NBA basketball in 2002, after a 16-year career. He was the first pick in …

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